Isaiah Pickett is a man who had provided a home for a woman named Maggie Briggs, who he later ended up killing.
In the 1720's Isaiah had provided a home for a woman named Maggie Briggs, who was a witch. Isaiah ends up hanging Maggie on his backyard. According to the legend Isaiah had hung Maggie because of her witchcraft, but in reality Isaiah had actually hung Maggie because she was pregnant with Isaiah's illegitimate child. Isaiah ended up burying Maggie's body in the basement, which ended up turning Maggie into a poltergeist.