Posted on May 8, 2013 at 5:21am
I read the book by: The Devil of Great Island, by Emerson W. Baker. It was a very good account a case of "Witch Craft" or poltergeits activity in the town of Great Island in 1682 and the tavern of George and Alice Walton. The event was witnessed Richard Chamberlain, the secretary of the colony of New Hampshire, was boarding at the Walton tavern. He kept a journal account of the incedent which he published in 1698. In his account he names the event Lithobolia and calls it…Continue
Posted on April 24, 2013 at 2:33pm
Here is a link for maps of Salem Village with property owners name. It is a very good resource.
This is a link to an online book of the first Massachusetts census taken 1765. It does not give names of land owner, but it is a very good representation of just how many adult males there were living in Massachusetts. …Continue
Posted on April 15, 2013 at 6:30pm — 1 Comment
I am very interested in the person known as Thomas Hardy form Piscataqua. He was accused of being a witch in the Salem Witchcraft Hysteria in 1692. Does any one have any information they would like to share about him or the Salem Which trials. Do you have any stories, links, or facts about the acused of acusers?
The deposion of Joseph Ring at Salsbury aged:27: years being sworne sayth That about…Continue
Posted on April 14, 2013 at 4:00pm