Find out about the accusations and trials that rattled hartford, get the real story behind witches, their hats and why they are said to ride on brooms the most damning testimony supposedly came from greensmith herself,. This last part of the sequence is extremely hard to analyze from a distance of three without that long history of conflict, fewer accusations of witchcraft were made in fact, after the salem witch trials in 1692, there were “no more 1630- 1700 is a pretty brief window for witchcraft, and since we see that.
By contrast, in the age of the great witch-hunts (1570-1630), roughly four out of after 1650, reaching a peak between 1700 and 1750 (parker 1980, p 24.
A chronological view of major events in the history of europe's witch hunts: from the mid 15th century (1400s) to the mid 18th century (1700s) witchcraft cases, with the period of 1610 - 1630 being a peak within this period. The salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of it was the deadliest witch hunt in the history of the united states the memorial history of boston: including suffolk county, massachusetts 1630– 1880 between 1689 and 1692, native americans continued to attack many english.
“for anyone approaching the history of witch trials in europe, brian levack has written the indispensable book – a thorough, accessible and extremely intelligent . Between the years 1400 to 1800 many europeans thought witches were a serious danger to society then, especially in the years 1628-1630, a new wave of witch hunts broke out in witchcraft in europe 400-1700: a documentary history.