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Tuesday, March 11, 2008

THE WITCHES OF ESSEX

You might think from all the hullabaloo over the Salem Witch Trials that we were the only people infected with witch paranoia, but such was definitely not the case. Here’s a list of over 700 people from Essex County, England who were accused as witches or as the consorts of witches (notice that many were accused more than once):

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Note: Right now the list just includes year, name, and place of residence, but the site creator has promised to add details of each case as time permits!

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