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  Abigail Williams
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 Crucible Essays - Character of Abigail Williams in The Crucible
Abigail Williams, after having had an affair with a married man, begins this cycle of lies and accusations in an attempt to get her lover back.
Abigail obviously thinks highly of herself: she is worthy of Proctor's love, but Elizabeth is not.
Abigail shows a character of superiority by her authoritative, prejudiced, and snobbish remarks.
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 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Abigail Williams is a girl who played an important role in the Salem witch trials of 1692.
Williams is one of the central characters in Arthur Miller's play The Crucible.
For Williams, Miller wrote that legend had it that four years after the witch trials she had become a prostitute in Boston.
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  The Crucible...abigail williams, a girl of questionable morals. | Progressive U
Abigail Williams was not a nice person, but no one realized her true nature except for a select few.
Abigail was a nobody before she became a "court official".
Abigail was the person who tried to use witchcraft and was probably the one of the only ones who did come into contact with magic.
www.progressiveu.org /231253-the-crucible-abigail-williams-a-girl-of-questionable-morals   (823 words)

  
  Abigail Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Abigail Williams played a significant role in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and was depicted as one of the central characters in the play, '' The Crucible ''.
The affair between Abigail Williams and John Proctor is completely fabricated and used as a dramatic device.
In real life, Abigail was 11 years old at the time of the witch trials, and John Proctor was 60.
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  Abigail Williams - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Abigail Williams played a significant role in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and was depicted as one of the central characters in the play The Crucible by Arthur Miller.
The affair between Abigail Williams and John Proctor is fabricated and used as a dramatic device.
Historically, Abigail was 11 years old at the time of the trials, and John Proctor was 60.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Abigail_Williams   (343 words)

  
 Abigail Williams at AllExperts
Abigail Williams played a significant role in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and was depicted as one of the central characters in the play The Crucible by Arthur Miller.
The affair between Abigail Williams and John Proctor is fabricated and used as a dramatic device.
Historically, Abigail was 11 years old at the time of the trials, and John Proctor was 60.
en.allexperts.com /e/a/ab/abigail_williams.htm   (327 words)

  
 Williams Family Descendants - pafg09.htm - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Abigail was born on 14 Jul 1696 in Stamford, CT. She died on 26 Aug 1766 in Longmeadow, MA.
Abigail (4) Williams (John (3), Samuel (2) (Deacon), Robert (1), Stephen (-1), Robert (-2)) was born on 27 Sep 1708 in Deerfield, MA.
Abigail was born on 14 Oct 1758 in RI.
www.richwilliams.org /family/pafg09.htm   (1532 words)

  
 WowEssays.com - Abigail In The Crucible Act 1
The character of Abigail Williams demonstrates domineering behavior throughout the act in such events as Abigail’s threatening the girls to remain silent regarding events in the forest, Abigail’s attempts of seducing John Proctor, and the repeated unsubstaincle accusations of Abigail placed on people within the Puritan community.
Abigail’s reasons for this are not quite clear, but one could conclude that it is purposed for the reason of separating Mr.
Abigail’s domineering acts of threatening the other girls with death for talking of the events in the forest, seducing of John Proctor, and her false accusations of witchcraft serve as substantial reason for classifying Abigail as such an evil person.
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 CliffsNotes::The Crucible:Book Summary and Study Guide
Abigail represents the repressed desires—sexual and material—that all of the Puritans possess.
Abigail gives new meaning to the phrase “all is fair in love and war.” She has brooded over her sexual encounter with Proctor for seven months.
Abigail thinks nothing of the fact that she condemns innocent people to die; those people merely serve as necessary instruments for her use in the fulfillment of her plan.
www.cliffsnotes.com /WileyCDA/LitNote/id-68,pageNum-57.html   (650 words)

  
 Abigail Williams (In-Depth Analysis)
Of the major characters, Abigail is the least complex.
She is clearly the villain of the play, more so than Parris or Danforth: she tells lies, manipulates her friends and the entire town, and eventually sends nineteen innocent people to their deaths.
Abigail is an orphan and an unmarried girl; she thus occupies a low rung on the Puritan Salem social ladder (the only people below her are the slaves, like Tituba, and social outcasts).
www.sparknotes.com /lit/crucible/terms/charanal_2.html   (268 words)

  
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Abigail Williams, aged 11 or 12 in 1692, played a major role in the Salem Witch trials as one of the prominent accusers.
Abigail went on to accuse Elizabeth's husband John Proctor whose specter sat on her chest at night and pinched her.
Even though Abigail played a major role as an accuser at the beginning of the trials, especially in March, April, and May, she gave her last testimony on June 3rd 1692.
www.albany.edu /~as491996/abigailwilliams.html   (775 words)

  
 My Family
Abigail Willett was born between 1652 and 1673.
She was married to William Berry WOOD on 4 Aug 1918 in Elmore Co., AL by J.C. Kelley, J.P..
She was married to William Anderson Jennings between 1917 and 1951.
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 Abigail, Betty Parris and Mary Walcott (Salem Witch Trials)
Simulating spasm, epilepsy and devilish possession, they convinced the jury that Proctor was a wizard and also accused one of the members of the jury to have been confused by the "Sirens of the Hell", spiritual beings which the girls invented (or were so mad and that they believed themselves to have seen).
She was a friend of Abigail and Betty and was the oldest of the three.
Abigail, Betty Parris and Mary Walcott faked devilish possession and convinced the jury that Proctor was a wizard.
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 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Salem witch trials   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The witch trials ended in January 1693, although people already jailed for witchcraft were not all released until the next spring.
The royal appointed governor of Massachusetts, Sir William Phips, disturbed when his wife was accused of witchcraft, ended them by appealing to the Boston-area clergy headed by Increase Mather.
In October 3, 1692, Increase Mather published "Cases of Conscience Concerning Evil Spirits." In it, Increase Mather stated "It were better that Ten Suspected Witches should escape, than that the Innocent Person should be Condemned." Echoes of this phrase can be found in the United States of America's innocent-until-proven-guilty judicial system of today.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Salem_witch_trials   (1535 words)

  
 Who's Who in Oakdale | Abigail Williams | As The World Turns @ soapcentral.com
Abigail Williams came to Oakdale in search of her biological parents.
Abigail was instantly drawn to her biological family and when her adoptive family moved to Saudi Arabia she was given permission to stay with her biological father.
In addition to her family, Abigail also got support from Adam who was certain that she was innocent and decided to help her prove it.
www.soapcentral.com /atwt/whoswho/abigail.php   (759 words)

  
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 Character Analysis: Abigail Williams Essay by Arthur Miller | Student Essays   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Summary: This essay is a character analysis of Abigail Williams, who is a main character in the playwright, "The Crucible" written by Arthur Miller.
She is constantly caught up in a lie or is in the presence of trying to manipulate a person or a group of people.
Most of the women and men that were accused of witchcraft had Abigail to thank.
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 Arthur Miller's The Crucible: Fact & Fiction
Abigail Williams is often called Rev. Parris' "niece" but in fact there is no genealogical evidence to prove their familial relationship.
Miller admits in the introduction to the play that he boosted Abigail Williams' age to 17 even though the real girl was only 11, but he never mentions that John Proctor was 60 and Elizabeth, 41, was his third wife.
Abigail Williams probably couldn't have laid her hands on 31 pounds in Samuel Parris' house, to run away with John Proctor, when Parris' annual salary was contracted at 66 pounds, only a third of which was paid in money.
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 METALLIAN - Abigail Williams
Arizona’s Abigail Williams was formed in 2004 and named after an accuser at the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.
Abigail Williams opened for a reunited Emperor in July of 2006 in California.
Abigail Williams is the type of band that would be perfect on MySpace with a long list of ‘friends’ citing allegiance to COF, Dimmu Borgir and Marilyn Manson.
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 William CANNON and Abigail Abbarella WILLIAMS
William Cannon was probably James Cannon's younger brother.
William would have been about 11 in 1776, which was too young to join the revolutionary cause.
William and either one or two sons (John and Samuel?) were murdered by the Indians.
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 Live-Metal.Net: CD Reviews - Abigail Williams - Legend
The band claims they are not content playing a specific style of metal and being pigeon-holed, but the face of Abigail Williams is fl metal.
I imagine if you were to ask an American Idol fan what their own personal hell would be, Abigail Williams' Legend would be a perfect fit.
Abigail Williams will be a new force of the extreme metal scene.
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 Term Paper on abigail
Thursday 3rd December The Crucible Essays Abigail Williams Abigail's importance in the play is that without her the play would not exist.
All the girls around Abigail can not tell her that she is lying because they will also be accused.
The importance of Abigail in the play as I think I have already explained is very important and without her it is obvious the play would not exist because she tells the lies about everyone.
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 NovelGuide: The Crucible: Novel Summary: Act 1
Abigail informs her uncle that their parlor is packed with townspeople who have heard rumors of witchcraft.
Abigail had recently been discharged from her position at Elizabeth Proctor's and since, no other family had sought her service.
Abigail is again denying wrongdoing when Ann Putnam enters and is soon followed by her husband.
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 Essay Depot - Salem Meets Dennis the Menace
Abigail Williams was a menace to society because she destroyed the calm community of Salem through her destructive, sinful acts.
Abigail was completely engulfed in the idea of spending the rest of her life with John.
Abigail showed the other girls by accusing Mary of witchcraft that she could condemn anyone that tried to reveal her secret.
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Abigail’s plan was to have John’s wife hanged and have him for herself.
Abigail screams that she is seeing a yellow bird perched on the ceiling beam.
Abigail lost the one thing she wanted because her own plans went out of control.
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 Williams College Libraries, Archives and Special Collections -- Ephraim Williams Exhibition, Stockbridge Section ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Williams family quickly became involved in town government and the administration of the Stockbridge mission.
Sergeant, who had married Ephraim Sr.'s daughter Abigail, established an Indian boys boarding school, an educational and Christianizing venture, and Abigail (Williams) Sergeant was herself installed as headmistress of the Indian girls school.
When Rev. Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758) was called in 1751 from Northampton to fill the vacant ministry, already manifest hostilities between him and the Williams family flared over theological issues and management of the Indian school and mission.
www.williams.edu /library/archives/ewilliamsexhibit/stockbridge/stockbridge.html   (230 words)

  
 Abigail News
ABIGAIL WILLIAMS to Support EMPEROR In Hollywood - Jan. 5, 2006 Phoenix, Arizona-based "symphonic melodic death metal" band ABIGAIL WILLIAMS, featuring three ex-members of VEHEMENCE, will be supporting...
Police have announced a new lead in the Abigail Witchalls stabbing case, as the hospital where she is being treated revealed that her condition is improving.
The British artist Abigail Fallis has created the first model of DNA made of shopping trolleys, or shopping carts as they are known in the United States.
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 Edward & Abigail Williams of Dorchester Co., MD
10 May 1660, Abigaile Williams, the daughter of Edward and Abigaile Williams is christened in the parish of St. Botolph Without Aldgate in London, England.
None of the other Williams' children's christenings have so far been found and no marriage of Edward Williams to an Abigail has yet been discovered, so we must put this down as pure speculation until the proper documentation is found.
Assignment from Philadelphia Williams to William Jones of her "third part of ye within mentioned lands" dated 15 June 1720.
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