Ann Putnam

Ann Putnam

Birth
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 29 Jun 1716 (aged 36)
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 6995541 · View Source
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Salem Witch Trials Figure. The so-called leader of the "circle girls," the young girls whose accusations sparked the Salem Witch Trials. While claiming to be afflicted by 62 separate personalities, she testified against several defendants in court, leading to many convictions. Years later, she offered a public apology for her participation in those trials. She is buried along with her parents in an unmarked grave.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: 1901
  • Added: 7 Dec 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6995541
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ann Putnam (18 Oct 1679–29 Jun 1716), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6995541, citing Putnam Cemetery, Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .