Historical Events in 1692

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  • Feb 13th Glencoe Massacre : about 78 MacDonalds are killed early in the morning by rival Campbell clan members, allegedly for not promptly pledging allegiance to the new king, William of Orange.
  • Feb 29th Sarah Good, Sarah Osborne & Tituba, an Indian servant first people to be accused of witchcraft in Salem Mass.
  • Mar 1st Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, & Tituba arrested for witchcraft in Salem, Massachussets
  • Mar 22nd Emperor Leopold I names duke Earnest August of Braunschweig, king
  • Mar 26th King Maximilian installed as land guardian of South Netherlands
  • Apr 22nd Edward Bishop is jailed for proposong flogging as cure for witchcraft
  • May 27th Court of Oyer and Terminer ("to hear and determine") established by Governor of Massachusetts to hear accussations of witchcraft
  • May 29th Battle at La Hogue: English & Dutch fleet beat France
  • May 29th Royal Hospital Chelsea Founder's Day first celebrated
  • Jun 7th Earthquake in Porte Royale, Jamaica, kills 3,000
  • Jun 24th Kingston, Jamaica, founded
  • Jul 19th 5 more people are hanged for witchcraft (20 in all) in Salem Mass
  • Jul 24th French defeat William III of England at Steinkirk (Enghein)
  • Aug 3rd Battle at Steenkerke: French beat English/Dutch army
  • Aug 19th Five more people hanged for witchcraft (20 in all) in Salem, Massachusetts
  • Sep 22nd Last (8) people hanged for witchcraft in US (Salem Mass) 20 hanged overall
  • Oct 29th Court of Oyer and Terminer convened for Salem witch trials dissolved