Chelmsford_GallowsHill

Chelmsford

Gallows End Primrose Hill

 

Agnes Waterhouse 26th July 1566

The first executed for Witchcraft in England

 

Alice Chandler 1566

Elizabeth Francis 1579

Ellen Smith 1579

 

The St Osyth Witches 1582

Ursula Kemp and Elizabeth Bennet

Could have been hung at Chelmsford

 

The Witch of Scrapfaggot Green

Elizabeth Brook 1584 

Could have been hung at Chelmsford

 

Joan Cunny/Coney 5th July 1589

Joan Prentice 5th July 1589

Joan Upney 5th July 1589

 

Mass trial of 32 suspects July 1645

Elizabeth Clark and 14 others were hung

Names known:

Rebecca West

Margaret Landid

Susan Cook (also recorded as dieing in jail)

Rose Hallybread (also recorded as dieing in jail)