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Badass Ladies of History: Grace Sherwood, the Witch of Princess Anne County

Near where I grew up, there’s a street called Witchduck Road. It’s called that because there was a “witch” and she had to be “ducked” to find her guilty. Grace Sherwood was tried, and convicted, of witchcraft in Colonial Virginia. Really, she was just a tough lady trying to make it work in a man’s […]