A note to followers

First, thank you for reading! I truly appreciate all of you! Second, I am slowly making my way through the Facebook archives, starting with the first posts and making my way forward. So those of you with notifications on will likely be spammed and I apologize for that. Also, the older content was, well, older,…

Man kills, dismembers, dissolves parents

November 26, 2016Knoxville, TennesseeLisa and Joel Guy are killed, dismembered, and partially dissolved by their son Warning: The following article contains graphic details. Discretion is advised. Lisa and Joel Sr. were last seen alive during Thanksgiving dinner with their adult children on November 25. They were suspected to have been killed on the afternoon of…

All ‘90s, all the time

The ‘90s were a special time. Technology was advancing. More and more homes were gaining access to the information superhighway of the worldwide web. 24-hour news channels found their footing. Major events seemed to grip the nation in a way that had not been possible before. Jeffrey Dahmer was arrested in 1991 and murdered in…

Thank You Patrons!

It's been far too long since I've updated this blog, an issue I seek to rectify starting now. A lot has happened during the year hiatus from HorrorHistory.Net, including laying the groundwork to start a zine and an adult activity book, and creating a Patreon page. For behind the scenes info on the page (including…

The last woman publicly executed in London

October 20, 1862London, EnglandCatherine Wilson becomes the last woman publicly executed in London Wilson was occupied as a sort of caretaker, with responsibilities in both housekeeping and nursing, and used her career to poison those under her care, primarily for financial gain. Her earliest suspected poisoning occurred in 1854. At the time, Wilson was caring…