British Executions

Agnes Samson

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Crime: witchcraft

Date Of Execution: 1 Jan 1590

Crime Location:

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Agnes Samson of Keith, was accused of assembling at. North Berwick
in 1590, with 6 men and 90 women, all witches and of having raised
storms, and kissed the devil's a—e. She was burned.