Who were the first three accused of being witches?

Who were the accused witches of Salem?


  • Elizabeth Booth.
  • Elizabeth Hubbard – niece of Dr William Griggs, local physician.
  • Mercy Lewis – servant of Thomas Putnam; former servant of George Burroughs.
  • Elizabeth “Betty” Parris – daughter of the Rev. Samuel Parris.
  • Ann Putnam Jr. …
  • Mary Warren.
  • Abigail Williams – cousin of Betty Parris.

Who are some famous witches?

Film and television

  • Hannah Abbott (Harry Potter)
  • Agnes (The Vampire Diaries and The Originals)
  • Aja (The Vampire Diaries)
  • Homura Akemi/Homulilly (Puella Magi Madoka Magica)
  • Alexis (The Vampire Diaries)
  • Alice (Merlin)
  • Emma Alonso (Every Witch Way)
  • Amara (Once Upon a Time in Wonderland)

Who was the first witch ever?

Bridget Bishop ( c. 1632 – 10 June 1692) was the first person executed for witchcraft during the Salem witch trials in 1692.

Bridget Bishop
Bishop, as depicted in a lithograph
Born Bridget Magnus c. 1632 England
Died 10 June 1692 (aged c. 60) Salem, Colony of Massachusetts
Nationality English

What is the name of a female witch?

The word witch derives from the Old English nouns ƿiċċa [ˈwittʃɑ] (‘sorcerer, male witch, warlock’) and ƿiċċe [ˈwittʃe] (‘sorceress, female witch’). The word’s further origins in Proto-Germanic and Proto-Indo-European are unclear.

Who are the best witches?

Top 50 TV Witches

  • The Witch, Simon And The Witch. …
  • Marge Simpson and Patty and Selma Bouvier, The Simpsons, Treehouse Of Horror VIII. …
  • Hazel the McWitch, Rentaghost. …
  • Wizadora, Wizadora. …
  • Evil Edna, Willo The Wisp. …
  • Jenny Calendar, Buffy The Vampire Slayer. …
  • Samantha Stephens, Bewitched. …
  • Lady Morgana, Merlin.
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