Matching family tree profiles for Bethia Carter Williams, Salem Witch Trials
About Bethia Williams (Carter)
Bethiah Carter (1671-??) - On 8 May 1692, 21 year-old Bethia Carter of Woburn, and mother of the same name, were arrested for witchcraft upon the complaint of Sargeant Thomas Putnam, Jr. and his cousin, Constable John Putnam, which alleged that they had afflicted Ann Putnam, Jr., Mercy Lewis, and Mary Walcott. After being examined Bethiah Carter, Jr. was set free, but her mother, would be imprisoned until December 1692.