Statement of Elizer Keyser v. George Burroughs
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Source Citation Salem Selections, Massachusetts Box, Essex Co., Manuscripts & Archives, New York Public Library. New York, NY.
Godbeer's The Salem Witch Hunt (2011) #64 (pp. 132-133): Elizar Keyser against George Burroughs, May 9, 1692
Records of the Salem Witch-Hunt (2009) No. 123: Statement of Elizer Keyser v. George Burroughs
  • May 9, 1692: Statement Against
  • Aug. 3, 1692: Sworn Before the Grand Jury of George Burroughs
  • Aug. 5, 1692: Sworn at Trial of George Burroughs
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See pp. 98-99 of Records of the Salem Witch-Hunt
The Salem Witchcraft Papers (1977) Vol. 1, pp. 176-177: Elizar Keyser v. George Burroughs
Levin's What Happened in Salem? (1960)
Woodward's Records of Salem Witchcraft (1864) not available


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