Witches are a current type of supernatural creature on The Vampire Diaries.
Throughout the SeriesEdit
Witches have been active in the world 2000 years before the beginning of the series. It is revealed that Qetsiyah and Silas were powerful Witches and leaders of a sub-type of Witch, the Traveller Witches. Powerful witching families include; Bennett Witches (Bonnie, Sheila, Emily, Qetsiyah, Abby, Witch of The Five.), Salvatore Witches (Silas, Savan, Faith.) and Mikaelson Witches (Esther).
Bennett Witches created the Daylight Rings.
Esther Mikaelson created the Moonlight Rings.