Jacob Webb was born in 1639 to an average middle class family in Lancaster, England. He reguraly attended church and saw various Witch trials before reaching his teens. He eventually married a much younger women name Fanny and relocated to the Massachusettes colony where their daughter and only child Grace was born.
He is a very devoted man to both his family and his job. He believes it is his job to go around and stop the prescense of evil demons such as witches. He is not aboving killing people who he believes his guilty of witchcraft or going against god.
As the witch trials continued, Jacob fell into a depression that slowly lead to him losing his mind. This caused him to become violent and unrational. Once his wife and daughter were accused of witchcraft he ordered them to be arrested without remorse.
- Jacob Webb is based off the real life Salem, Puritan Pastor John Hale.
- He is unaware that both his wife and daughter are witches.