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Episode #84: Witches & Hags - Dark History

Updated: Nov 17, 2022

Dive into more spooky stories this season with the legend of the Storm Hag of Lake Erie as well as the very real story of the only official Witch Trial in Pennsylvania.



The Storm Hag of Lake Erie

https://www.deviantart.com/colinrichards/art/Lake-Erie-Storm-Hag-708316601



https://www.scaryforkids.com/lake-erie/





 

The Only Witch Trial of Pennsylvania

WHYY old Pennsylvania Provincial Council minutes found by researcher Carla Welsh






Pennlive photo of reenactment




Visit Chelsea's family's witchy website here: 13moons.com



Storm Hag Sources:

https://discover.hubpages.com/religion-philosophy/Legends-and-Lore-The-Storm-Hag-of-Lake-Erie

https://www.americanfolklore.net/storm-hag/ (&video)

https://www.eriereader.com/article/whats-haunting-erie-county - by Matt Swanseger for Erie Reader, Oct 2015 with information from Eerie Erie:Tales of the Unexplained from Northwest Pennsylvania by Robin S. Swope.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jenny_Greenteeth


Witch Trial Sources:

https://www.pennlive.com/life/2018/10/the_tale_of_pennsylvanias_most.html

https://www.witchesofpa.com/archive/william_penns_witches

https://whyy.org/articles/before-salem-pennsylvanias-first-and-only-witch-trial-was-in-delco/


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