April 28, 2009

Tombstone Tuesday- Local history

Posted in Uncategorized at 12:18 PM by Kris P

As I prepare for the next Carnival (hopefully the book will come in time!) on local history, online research shed light that one of the accused of the Salem Witch trials lived in my town. Giles Cory (or C orey), and his wife Martha were both killed during these tials. She was hanged, he was pressed to death with stones.

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