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UPDATED Martha’s Family reunion program

Updated with Saturday afternoon memorial and guided trolley tour Here are the details of the Carrier Family Reunion November 5th and 6th, 2010 in Salem, Mass. Over 250 descendents of Martha Carrier arrive in Salem this weekend for talks, tours, … Continue reading

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Needs for baby Carriers?

This just in from Destination Salem: Basic Baby Rentals would like to offer free delivery of baby equipment for any of the Carrier Reunion attendees this weekend.  Mention Destination Salem when booking the reservation. 978-587-2074 or http://www.basicbabyrentals.com/

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Fear is the quicksand of humanity – new online Salem witch trials film

A new 30-minute film, available on the Web, beautifully explores the Salem witch hunt. The film features historians Richard Trask (author of “The Devil Hath Been Raised”), Marilynne K. Roach (author of “The Salem Witch Trials: A Day-by-Day Chronicle of … Continue reading

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A new look at the Salem Witch Trials: Nov. 7 lecture

Salem, Mass. – The House of the Seven Gables will welcome Professor Benjamin C. Ray from the University of Virginia to present a talk entitled “A New Look at the Salem Witch Trials: Report on the most Recent Research” on … Continue reading

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Join us for a memorial to Martha, Saturday afternoon Nov. 6

On Saturday afternoon, Nov. 6, at 1 p.m. we will gather for an informal program at the Salem Witch Trials Memorial, just a short walk from our hotel. Alison D’Amario of the Salem Witch Museum will greet us, describe the … Continue reading

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New Witch Trial Museum needed: Boston Globe

As ghouls and goblins and witches of all stripes gather in Salem this week, the Boston Globe has editorialized for a new, noncommercial museum to fully tell the story of with Salem witch trials. Click here to read the editorial.

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Martha and Thomas Carrier history

Neal Carrier has one of the most thorough Web sites on the history of the Carriers, along with vast genealogical work on his “line.” Check it out by clicking here.

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Martha’s family launches Web site

Welcome to a Web site for the descendants of Martha Carrier, hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Anyone may register and post a note, article, photos — even video. You may also comment on any post. How-to instructions are … Continue reading

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