Hearings and prosecutions between 1692-1693 people accused of witchcraft in Colonial Mass. One of the most notorious cases of mass hysteria ever. 19 hanged, 1 pressed to death for failing to plead guilty or not guilty, 1 dog that was believed to be a transformed witch, 4 died in prison and possibly 13 others as well.

Hearings and prosecutions between 1692-1693 people accused of witchcraft in Colonial Mass. One of the most notorious cases of mass hysteria ever. 19 hanged, 1 pressed to death for failing to plead guilty or not guilty, 1 dog that was believed to be a transformed witch, 4 died in prison and possibly 13 others as well.

This site has neat information on the Salem Witch Trials.  The transcripts have a searchable index.

This site has neat information on the Salem Witch Trials. The transcripts have a searchable index.

salem witch trials - Google Search

salem witch trials - Google Search

Never forget the burning times! salem witch memorial | Salem Witch Memorial plaque- This is why freedom of religion is so vital!

Never forget the burning times! salem witch memorial | Salem Witch Memorial plaque- This is why freedom of religion is so vital!

The Salem Award honors the memory of those condemned during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

The Salem Award honors the memory of those condemned during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.

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