Richard Carrier (1674 - 1749)

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Birthplace: Andover, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Colchester, New London, Connecticut
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About Richard Carrier

Richard Carrier (1674-1749) - The son of Thomas and Martha Allen Carrier of Andover, Richard and his siblings would be examined after their mother was arrested for witchcraft on May 28, 1692. All four children would confess to witchcraft and be imprisoned.

Just a week later, their mother, Martha Allen Carrier, was hanged on August 19, 1692. The children would later be released.

He died in Colchester, Connecticut in November, 1749 and was interred at the Old Burying Ground.

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Richard Carrier, Salem Witch Trials's Timeline

1674
July 19, 1674
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts
1694
July 18, 1694
Age 19
Andover,Essex Co.,Massachusetts
1695
June 3, 1695
Age 20
Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
1699
1699
Age 24
1722
July 3, 1722
Age 47
1749
November 16, 1749
Age 75
Colchester, New London, Connecticut
1915
November 19, 1915
Age 75
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Colchester, New London County, Connecticut, United States