April 21, 2009

Tombstone Tuesday – the eldest of the Salem witches

Posted in Tombstone Tuesday at 3:57 PM by Kris P

 Let us never forget the ignorance and stupidity that led to this poor woman’s death…a 70 year old woman accused of witchcraft in a town whose name originally came from the word “Shalom” meaning, “Peace”.

In 1992, the city of Salem, MA, erected a memorial to each of the victims of the Salem witch trials who lost their lives in a dark and horrible time of our country’s history.

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