Helena Curtens

Where was she executed?

Gerresheim, Germany

Why was she accused of witchcraft?

Curtens reported seeing ghosts, which made her neighbors suspicious of her.

Other Information:

  • The flames on Curtens tombstone are from a clerical error. While doing research, Prudence Parkmoore mistook Curtens's story for Anna Schnidenwind's. Schnidenwind was convicted of causing a great fire.

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