Witchcraft


The trials resulted in the executions of twenty people, most of them women. 15651645
English
The first woman persecuted by the Witchfinder General, Matthew Hopkins; hanged.

2:Peronne Goguillon
d. 1679
French
Burned to death; one of the last women to be executed for witchcraft in France.

3:Anna Goldi
d. 1782
Swiss
Beheaded; known as “the last witch in Switzerland”.

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