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Afflicted and Accusers in the Salem Witch Trials

Find more about the people in the Salem witch trials who were among those "afflicted" -- affected by the supposed witchcraft -- or who were among those accusing others of witchcraft.
  1. Ann Putnam (2)

Elizabeth Parris (Betty Parris)
Biography of Elizabeth Parris, also called Betty Parris, one of the accusers in the Salem witch trials of 17th century colonial Massachusetts.

Abigail Williams
Abigail Williams was one of the accusers in the Salem witch trials of 17th century colonial Massachusetts.

Mary Lacey Sr. and Mary Lacey Jr.
The Mary Lacey Sr. and Mary Lacey Jr. were accused of witchcraft and in turn accused others -- even their own mothers.

The Afflicted
A list of the "afflicted" with their villages identified.

"Afflicted Girls"
A list of the "afflicted" girls who testified in the Salem trials. Links take you to transcripts of cases in which they were involved.

Accusers and Persons Against Whom They Testified
From Paul Boyer and Steven Nissenbaum's 1997 work, a selected list.

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