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one of the first women to be accused of witchcraft in the Salem witch trials of 1692. Sarah became one of the first accused of witchcraft at the beginning of the year 1692, when Betty Parris became ill with an unknown sickness. Both girls claimed that Sarah Osborne, along with Tituba and Sarah Good, had been afflicting them. Elizabeth (Betty) Hubbard also accused Osborne of afflicting her, describing it as her pinching and poking her with knitting needles.
 Timeline (3)
02/28/1692-In Salem, Massachusetts ten children identify the "witches" in their community who afflicted them: Sarah Good, Sarah Osborne, and an old Indian woman Tituba. Warrants are obtained and they are arrested -- the Salem witch hunt begins
02/29/1692-Warrants issued against Sarah Good, Sarah Osborne and Tituba, an Indian servant, on the accusation of witchcraft, Salem MA
03/01/1692-Sarah Good, Sarah Osborne, and Tituba arrested for witchcraft (Salem, Massachusetts)
 Notes (1)
Tituba, Sarah Good, and Sarah Osborne:
A Study of the Accusations and Procedures in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692


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