preview

Samuel Parris : The Greatest Impact Of The Salem Witch Trials

Decent Essays
happened. People in Salem were afraid of each other a lot because they kept thinking that the people around them are witches or that they are going to accuse them of witchcraft.
So why didn't people stand for what is happening and the injustices overall? The answer to this question is that people were actually afraid of what is happening, so if one of these people rose his or her voice and spoke about what is happening, people would think that he or she are witches and so they will get accused. and this is also an example of the injustice that took place at that time. the hideous acts that took place during that short period of time were unimaginable. people were treated badly by themselves and also by the government. the witchcraft that happened at that time had a really big impact on the people, people were bewitched by the witches in Salem, without mercy, Samuel Parris the legend of America, had the biggest impact in his life by witchcraft. Samuel Parris was the Samuel Parris was the Puritan minister in Salem, Massachusetts during the Salem witch trials. samuel Parris had many of his beloved ones affected by the witchcraft in Salem. "Mr. Parris appears to have been much astonished, when the physicians informed him, that his daughter and niece were, no doubt, under an evil hand". this quote was said about Samuel Parris during the time that the witchcraft in Salem took place. this quote shows that Samuel Parris had his two daughters Betty and Susannah and one of his
Get Access