Person:Samuel Parris (8)

Rev. Samuel Parris
m. Bef 1681
  1. Thomas Parris1681 -
  2. Elizabeth Parris1682 - 1760
m. Bef 1699
  1. Noyes Parris1699 -
  2. Dorothy Parris1700 - 1724/25
  3. Samuel Parris1701/02 - Bef 1793
  4. Mary Paris1703 -
Facts and Events
Name Rev. Samuel Parris
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1653 London, England
Marriage Bef 1681 Based on birth of eldest known child
to Elizabeth Eldridge
Other[1] 1692 Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Salem Witch Trials: Beat his slave Tituba until she confessed witchcraft, initiating the witch hysteria
Marriage Bef 1699 Based on birth of eldest known child
to Dorothy Noyes
Death[1][2] 27 Feb 1719/20 Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
Reference Number[1] Q3471206?

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Samuel Parris (1653February 27, 1720) was the Puritan minister in Salem Village, Massachusetts, during the Salem witch trials. He was also the father of one of the afflicted girls, and the uncle of another.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Samuel Parris, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. Vital Records of Sudbury, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1903)
    p. 320.

    PARRIS, Samuel, [died] Feb. 27, 1719-20.