Florence Newton, 'Witch of Youghai', Arrested for Witchcraft

Florence Newton, 'Witch of Youghai',  Arrested for Witchcraft

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Florence Newton is arrested for witchcraft in Ireland. Later known as the "Witch of Youghai," she is accused of enchanting a couple of people and killing one.

No court documents survive so it's not known for sure what the verdict is, but it's likely she will be found guilty and executed.

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