Research

Witches feasting

Witches feasting, featured in The History of Witches and Wizards (1720)

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Accused of Witchcraft 1620-1691: List of people accused of witchcraft in Massachusetts Bay by year.

Accused of Witchcraft 1692: Alphabetical list of people who were accused of witchcraft in Massachusetts Bay in 1692.

Executed for Witchcraft 1692: List of people who were tried by the Court of Oyer & Terminer, found guilty of witchcraft, and executed in 1692.

Family Connections: Formal and informal groups focused on people involved in witch trials.

Place Names: Trying to figure out some of the old place names you’ve encountered during your witch-hunt research? Check out this alphabetical list of old names and new.

Sources

Some links are specific to a location and you’ll find them on the individual Roadtrips pages.

Digital Collections & Books: Links include witch-hunt collections, buildings and land, and histories.

Digital Records: Links geared toward genealogists and family historians, including burial grounds and vital records.

Multimedia Online: Interviews, panel discussions, talks, documentaries.