Mercy Lewis (1674/75 – 18th century) was an American woman accused of witchcraft during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and 1693.
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (film) (Mentioned only)
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay (Mentioned only)
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- According to Pottermore, some of the persons executed during the Trials were actual wizards and witches, though it is not stated whether Lewis was one.
- Mercy Lewis appears as a character in the Arthur Miller play The Crucible.
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