salem: Provides Access to Salem Witchcraft Data

Data related to the Salem Witch Trials Datasets and tutorials documenting the witch accusations and trials centered around Salem, Massachusetts in 1692. Originally assembled by Richard B. Latner of Tulane University for his website <>. The data sets include information on 152 accused witches, members of the Salem Village Committee, signatories of petitions related to the events, and tax data for Salem Village.

Version: 0.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Suggests: dplyr (≥ 1.0.0), ggplot2, knitr, rmarkdown, sf, stats, tidyr
Published: 2020-11-05
Author: Elin Waring [aut, cre], Richard Latner [aut]
Maintainer: Elin Waring <elin.waring at>
License: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README
CRAN checks: salem results


Reference manual: salem.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction
Reproducing the Website Analyses
Package source: salem_0.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: salem_0.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel: salem_0.2.0.tgz


Please use the canonical form to link to this page.