Belle Gunness, a Norwegian-American serial killer, killed her children, her many husbands, and various other people (more than 40) for insurance payouts and cash. Belle faked her own death and eluded capture and trial. ca 1908

Belle Gunness, a Norwegian-American serial killer, killed her children, her many husbands, and various other people (more than 40) for insurance payouts and cash. Belle faked her own death and eluded capture and trial. ca 1908

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Belle Gunness was one of America’s most degenerate and productive female serial killers. Standing 6 ft (1.83 m) tall and weighing in at over 200 lbs (91 kg), she was an imposing and powerful woman of Norwegian descent. It is likely that she killed both her husbands and all of her children at different times, but it is certain that she murdered most of her suitors, boyfriends, and her two daughters, Myrtle and Lucy. The motive was greed-pure and simple; life insurance policies and assets…

Belle Gunness was one of America’s most degenerate and productive female serial killers. Standing 6 ft (1.83 m) tall and weighing in at over 200 lbs (91 kg), she was an imposing and powerful woman of Norwegian descent. It is likely that she killed both her husbands and all of her children at different times, but it is certain that she murdered most of her suitors, boyfriends, and her two daughters, Myrtle and Lucy. The motive was greed-pure and simple; life insurance policies and assets…

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Belle Gunness aka Hell's Belle. A Norwegian born serial killer who killed 40 in Chicago

Belle Gunness aka Hell's Belle. A Norwegian born serial killer who killed 40 in Chicago

Belle Gunness: The True Story of The Slaying Mother: Historical Serial Killers and Murderers (True Crime by Evil Killers Book 14) by Jack Rosewood http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01C36O7P2/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ZHz2wb1B2H7P1

Belle Gunness: The True Story of The Slaying Mother: Historical Serial Killers and Murderers (True Crime by Evil Killers Book 14) by Jack Rosewood http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01C36O7P2/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ZHz2wb1B2H7P1

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Meet serial killer Belle Gunness at Biography.com. The burly Norwegian murdered over 40 people between 1884 and 1908 before she disappeared without a trace.

Meet serial killer Belle Gunness at Biography.com. The burly Norwegian murdered over 40 people between 1884 and 1908 before she disappeared without a trace.

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Belle Gunness with her three children. No one expected the sturdy hog farmer to be a lethal seductress -- and serial killer.

Belle Gunness with her three children. No one expected the sturdy hog farmer to be a lethal seductress -- and serial killer.

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Belle Gunness ..In the early morning of April 28, 1908, the Gunness farmhouse burned  to the ground. The Gunness children were found in the ashes of the  home, as well as the body of a headless woman.The LaPorte County Sheriff began to further investigate the fire and Belle's relations with out-of-town men. The investigation turned into a national sensation, as numerous bodies were soon found to be buried on Belle's farm.It has been estimated that Belle may have buried forty men on the…

Belle Gunness ..In the early morning of April 28, 1908, the Gunness farmhouse burned to the ground. The Gunness children were found in the ashes of the home, as well as the body of a headless woman.The LaPorte County Sheriff began to further investigate the fire and Belle's relations with out-of-town men. The investigation turned into a national sensation, as numerous bodies were soon found to be buried on Belle's farm.It has been estimated that Belle may have buried forty men on the…

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Belle Gunness | Photos 3 | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers

Belle Gunness | Photos 3 | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers

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