Bridget Bishop Becomes First of Twenty People Executed for Witchcraft in Salem Hot

Bridget Bishop Becomes First of Twenty People Executed for Witchcraft in Salem

Execution of Bridget Bishop

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Bridget Bishop becomes the first of twenty people executed for witchcraft during the Salem Witch Trials.

She was found guilty of bewitching five women: Abigail Williams, Ann Putnam, Jr., Mercy Lewis, Mary Walcott, and Elizabeth Hubbard.

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