Elizabeth Austin Dicer, Salem Witch Trials

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Elizabeth Austin

Birthplace: Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Kennebunkport, York, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of (unknown) Austin and Sarah Caney
Wife of William Dicer
Mother of Elizabeth Dicer

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About Elizabeth Austin Dicer, Salem Witch Trials

Elizabeth Austin Dicer, daughter of (born c.1641 Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts), wife of William Dicer., was accused of witchcraft in 1692 and was jailed for a period of time in Ipswich, Massachusetts. Fortunately, she escaped execution.

Elizabeth had been fined thirteen years previously on 5 Sep 1692 for calling Mary English's mother 'a black-mouthed witch and a thief.' Her husband, William Dicer, was a refugee from Saco who now worked as a mariner out of Boston. The notes to her case are lost but she, too, was held for trial.

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Elizabeth Austin Dicer, Salem Witch Trials's Timeline

Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts
July 2, 1667
Age 26
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States


Elizabeth Dicer, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
Name: Elizabeth Dicer
Sex: Female
Date of birth. 02 Jul 1667
Place of birth: Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Name of father: William Dicer
Name of mother: Elizabeth Austin
Piece or batch nº: C50039-1
Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
Microfilm nº:0874031, 0874032, 874033

"Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQD3-9L5 : accessed 23 Jun 2013), Elizabeth Dicer, 02 Jul 1667.

February 9, 1704
Age 63
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Age 63
Kennebunkport, York, Maine, United States