Salem Witch Trials
Alyssa Von Ruden
Who were the first accusers? What happened that made them start to accuse people? What are the explanations for their behaviors?
Who did they accuse?
They first accused was on June 10 and her name was Bridget Bishop. On July 19 Rebecca Nurse, Sarah Good, Susannah Martin, ‘Elizabeth Howe, and Sarah Wildes. On August 19 George Burroughs, Martha Carrier, John Willard, George Jacobs, Sr., and John Proctor. On September 22 Martha Corey, Mary Eastey, Ann Pudeator, Alice Parker, Mary Parker, Wilmott Redd, Margaret Scott, Samuel Wardwel.
What was used as evidence to show someone was a witch?
When was the time period of the event?
How were people executed?
What was the importance of the Lord’s Prayer?
Why might the economy of Massachusetts have caused the hysteria?