Murder Most Foul, The ghoulish tale of a family of serial killers known as the "Bloody Benders". Innkeepers who murdered their guests to steal their belongings. They would seat them with their backs to a draped doorway. A member of the family would bash in their brains with a hammer, then slit their victims throat after they fell to the floor. More then a dozen men, women, & children lost their lives, and were found in mass graves days after the Bender's escaped, never to be brought to justi...

The real Alice in Wonderland, Alice Lindell 1862. Her family was friends with the author, he penned the story for her when she was 10.

Two women, born on the same day but 157 years apart, died on the same day. They both met with a friend, put on a new dress, went to a dance, and met their killers. They were killed the same way, in the same spot. Both by men named Thornton who were acquitted of the murders in both cases. Strange coincidence? Some say reincarnation.

Most Notorious Serial Killers. These men were really twisted.

Robert Black (1947 -) is a Scottish serial killer convicted of the kidnapping and murder of 4 girls between the ages of 5 and 11 between 1981 and 1986 in the UK. Black is a diagnosed psychopath who is also suspected of unsolved child murders in the UK dating back to 1969 and others in the 1970s throughout Europe. Convicted of murder in 1994 for the murders of Susan Maxwell, Caroline Hogg and Sarah Harper, and on 2011 for Jennifer Cardy.

Yoo Young-chul is a South Korean serial killer who admitted to murdering 21 people, mostly prostitutes and wealthy old men. Yoo burned 3 and mutilated at least 11 of his victims, admitting he ate the livers of some. He committed his crimes between September 2003 and July 2004, when he was arrested. Yoo explained his motives, saying "Women shouldn't be sluts, and the rich should know what they've done." He was convicted of 20 murders & was sentenced to death.

Jonestown mass-suicide/mass murder- November 18, 1978: The Peoples Temple "cult leader" Jim Jones convinced 909 Temple members to commit a mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana. Over 200 children were murdered at Jonestown by being forced to drink cyanide by the Temples "highest members."

Catherine (Kate) Eddowes (14 April 1842 – 30 September 1888) was one of the victims in the Whitechapel murders. She was the second person killed in the early hours of Sunday 30 September 1888, a night which already had seen the murder of Elizabeth Stride less than an hour earlier. These two murders are commonly referred to as the "double event" and have been attributed to the mysterious serial killer known as Jack the Ripper

Adolph Hitler, Joseph Goebbels and one of Goebbels' daughters. The Goebbels would later commit suicide and murder all 6 of their children as the madness of the 3rd Reich collapsed around them.

Holocaust victims

Fascinating, first person narratives (letters, diaries) written by pioneer women heading west in the 1840's. Read this book! The role of women pioneers has been ignored for too long by history and Hollyweird.

H.H. Holmes America's first serial killer

John Wilkes Booth, the Abraham Lincoln Assassin.

Female Serial Killers

Leonard Lake and Charles Ng were a pair of serial killers responsible for as many as 25 murders. They not hesitant to abduct entire families. After killing the men and children to get them out of the way, they would hold the women captive in a custom-built room in a bunker at Lake's ranch, tie them up and torture and rape them, videotaping each other while doing so. After killing the victims by either strangling or shooting them, they would often bury them in shallow graves on the property.

Child workers in the industrial revolution.

Clara Barton (1821-1912), the founder and first president of the American Red Cross, acquired her broad skill set of urgent medical care, long-term care for invalids, locating and reuniting lost family members and soldiers, etc. through “on-the-job training” during some of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War. Prior to the war, she was a schoolteacher with no medical background.

serial killers

When the Titanic hit, Molly Brown took $500 cash, as many clothes as she could wear and an Egyptian talisman she had recently purchased for good luck.She boarded lifeboat number 6. She took turns rowing the lifeboat with the other passengers and argued to return to the site and pick up more passengers.When she returned to the US, a reporter asked why she didn’t go down with the Titanic and she responded, “because I’m a Brown, we’re unsinkable.”