1681In 1681 the Salem village inhabitants built a home for their minister at this site. Ministers residing here were George Burroughs (1681-83), Accused in 1692 of being a witch and hanged; Deodat Lawson (1684-88), Author of the first volume about Salem village witchcraft; Samuel Parris (1689-96), Minister during the witchcraft hysteria; Joseph Green (1698-1715), noted diarist and area peacemaker, Peter Clark (1717-68), famed theological author, and Benjamin Wadsworth (1772-1826), who tore down the old parsonage in 1784.
|Placed By||Danvers Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 338956 N 4714524|
|Decimal Degrees||42.56633333, -70.96201667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 33.98', W 70° 57.721'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 33' 58.80" N, 70° 57' 43.26" W|
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|Area Code(s)||978, 617, 351|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 67A Centre St, Danvers MA 01923, US|
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