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Ann Putnam - Salem Witch Trials

Ann Putnam, jr., was a key witness in the Salem Witch Trials; her mother, Ann Putnam, sr., was also involved and gave testimony in the witchcraft trials. Modern theories blame the witch craze, at least in part, on Putnam family feuds with and revenge on neighbors and others.

Deposition: Ann Putnam, Sr. Vs. Martha Cory & Rebecca Nurse
From the University of Virginia Library, continued transcription of a court document, testifying to Rebecca Nurse's "affliction" of the Putnams. Written by Ann's husband Thomas Putnam.

Deposition: Ann Putnam, Sr. Vs. Rebecca Nurse (2)
From the University of Virginia Library, continued transcription of a court document, testifying to Rebecca Nurse's "affliction" of the Putnams. Written by Ann's husband Thomas Putnam.

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