Salem Witch Trials Research Paper

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Possessed women of Salem accused of witchcraft. Bridget Bishop, hanged because of the young girls’ lies. Everyone was panicking about witches, that's why they had hysteria.Poor teenage girls started Salem Witch Trials. That’s why teenage girls accused older woman, why they were jealous, and drunk with power. Teenage girls accused older older woman of witchcraft. “14 of the girls 16-20 years old accused 41 older woman of witchcraft.” This proves that teenagers accused older woman (document B). Little girls were drunk with power. “She shook her head and the girls were torchered.” This proves that the little girls abused their power by lying at the trial. Poor people were jealous of the rich. It show that most of the poor were accusers and most

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