Ursula Kemp

Where was she executed?

Chelmsford, England

Why was she accused of witchcraft?

Like many witches, Kemp was a healer and midwife. She argued with some patients over payment and recurring illness, then was accused of witchcraft.

Other Information:

  • Investigators had Kemp's young son accuse her of keeping familiars, two cats, a lamb, and a toad. Familiars are demonic creatures that help a witch do her bidding.

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