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20 Famous Witches & Cunning Folk of Olde

Witches also known as "Cunning Folk" were essentially people who practised magic professionally and generally according to their own rules. They offered a wide range of magical, psychic and practical services to their local community but unlike the local priest or vicar they did not necessarily involve religion or one specific religion in their practice, they simply did what works. Services of the witch included counteracting spells, finding stolen or lost property, exorcising ghosts and evil spirits, even treating the medical conditions of both people and live stock. And now, without further ado here is my list of Famous Witches & Cunning Folk of Old:

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