How many people were killed because of the Salem witch trials and how many were accused?

Answer More than 200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft during the Salem witch trials, which took place between 1692 and 1693. Twenty people suspected of being witches were killed. Bridget Bisho... Read More »

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How many witches were killed at the Salem Witch Trials?

During the Salem Witch Trials, 20 accused witches were executed. Of the 20, one was pressed to death, while the rest were hanged. An additional three of the accused died awaiting trial. Forty other... Read More »

How many witches confessed in the Salem witch trials?

According to court documents, 47 individuals confessed to witchcraft in 1692, during the witch trials in Salem, Massachusetts. Those who refused to confess were executed, while those who confessed ... Read More »

Who was persecuted at the Salem witch trials?

In 1691 and 1692, 141 women and 44 men were accused of witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts. Of the 185 accused, 31 were convicted and 19 were executed. The convicted were mostly women over 40, and t... Read More »

How many"witches"were discovered in the Salem witchcraft trials?

Over the course of the Salem witchcraft trials, more then 140 people were found guilty of witchcraft. This number included not only women but also men and some children, including six-year-old Dorc... Read More »