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Case of Goodwife Seagar (Elizabeth Seager), circa 1662-1665


Scope and Content

From the Collection:

The Samuel Wyllys Papers, 1668-1728, undated, are a group of 88 court documents that include 6 cases of witchcraft (42 documents), 12 cases concerning assault and battery, theft, adultery and other crimes (35 documents), and 11 other documents related to prayers of confession and petition, lists of freemen, poor relief, taxes, and titles to Indian land. .


  • Creation: circa 1662-1665


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The records are in English.


2 manuscript documents

Repository Details

Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository