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Salem Witchcraft Trials

Timeline created by tchrmiguel in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Tituba First accusation Abigail Williams and Elizabeth "Betty" Parris accuse Tituba, the Parris' Caribbean slave, of witchcraft.
Salem 2 First arrests Tituba, Sarah Good and Sarah Osborne are arrested for witchcraft
Girls More girls are afflicted Ann Putnam, Mercy Lewis, Mary Walcott & Mary Warren all become "afflicted".
Proctor First Man Accused John Proctor is accused of witchcraft, the only man hanged for the crime.
Corey Giles Corey pressed to death Giles Corey, who refused to testify against his wife is pressed to death. He was put into a hole and had heavy boulders placed upon his chest, slowly collapsing his rib cage. He took three days to die, and his last words are reported as "More weight!"
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