Victims' Last Words

On this page are the last words of some of the victims that were hanged upon accusation of being involved with witchcraft.
 
Elizabeth Howe
"If it was the last moment I was to live,
God knows I am innocent..."
 
Rebecca Nurse
"Oh Lord, help me! It is false. I am clear. For my life now lies in your hands...."
 
Susannah Martin
"I have no hand in witchcraft."
 
Bridget Bishop
"I am no witch.
I am innocent.
I know nothing of it."
Comments