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    John & Jane Doe

    Each year an estimated 4,400 unidentified bodies are found and about 1,000 of them remain John or Jane Doe cases after a year passes, Their cases remain unsolved and their loved ones may never know exactly happened to them. Warning: photos and information in the linked section may be disturbing to some viewers. Caution advised https://www.ocsheriff.gov/commands-divisions/field-operations-investigations-command/coroner/unidentified-dead  

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    Vidocq Society with Bob Taft and Updates and Replay of America’s Unknown Child

    He would be approximately 70years old today, although no one really  knows exactly how old he would be, because no one knows when he was born, or his name,or his parents or who is favorite comic book hero was. No one knows anything,. We only know him as The Boy in a Box, or America’s Unknown child. He is the  unidentified murder victim, 3 to 7 years old, whose naked, battered body was found in a cardboard box in the Fox Chase section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on February 25, 1957.   Gift Bob received from the Vidocq Society     I KNEW the building would look like this!!    …

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    Thelma Todd-Haunted Hollywood

    Thelma Todd Thelma Todd was an American Actress. Born July 29, 1906, she appeared in about 120 films (pictures) between 1926 and 1935. On the morning of December 16, 1935, Thelma Todd was found dead in her car in a garage behind her restaurant, The Sidewalk Cafe. Her death ruled accidental by carbon monoxide poisoning (see death certificate below), its been listed as one of Hollywood’s  most suspicious deaths. Full of life and love, with beauty and brains, it was hard to believe that she would do anything to put herself in danger. Was Hot Toddy’s death caused by her own hands, was it an accident or was it murder?…

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    Winchester Mansion

    The Winchester Mansion Called the Winchester Mystery House it is an architectural wonder, built and designed by Sarah Winchester in the late 19th and 20th century. Warned by a medium, that Sarah must continue to build and expand 24 hours a day 7 days week, 365 days a year, was Sarah a spiritualist who believed the medium or was building the house a hobby for her? Listen while we separate fact from fiction. Said to be the only known photo in existence, but, the one below shows up often as also being a young Sarah Winchester     None of the  pictures posted belong to Haunting History Podcast    …

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    Happy Halloween month!  November 13, 1974, Butch DeFeo using a .35-caliber Marlin rifle murdered his family one by one while they slept. Did Butch act alone on that cold November morning?Was there something even more sinister than murder going on at the DeFeo home? Help us decide if what happened at the Amityville house was a horror or a hoax. Ronald DeFeo Jr aka Butch The DeFeo Family The house as it looked when the Lutz family moved in. The Lutz Family George & Kathy Lutz 911 Transcipt Operator: “Suffolk County Police. May I help you?” Man: “Hah?” Operator: This is Suffolk County Police. May I help you?” Man: “We have…

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    Whaley House

    The Whaley House of San Diego has been named the most haunted house in America by Life magazine and The Travel Channel. Is Yankee Jim the only spirit from the past or did the Whaley family never leave their beloved home?Corrine Whaley Violet Whaley Birth October 14, 1862 Death August 18, 1885. Only 22 years of age, and ended her life because of embarrassment and sadness Whaley Family George Hay Ringgold Whaley Thomas Whaley Sr I don’t know why, but, the people in the stories are just people in a story, UNTIL I find records that they actually lived lives just like we do, signing documents and being parts of…

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    Lady Killers

    Most don’t associate women with serial murders, contrary to popular belief, there is a list, a long list of women who kill and kill and kill again. Join us we travel back in time to meet a couple of the most puzzling and notorious women who almost got away with murder.   Photo we discussed in the episode! How did Melvina stand by her side, and hold her daughters???     None of the photos on this page belong to Haunting History Podcast. No copyright infringement intended and are only used as enhancements to the story told.    At times when reporting facts regarding a true crime, multiple sources  use…

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    The Cecil Hotel

    One of LA’s most famous hotels, known mostly for its dark history. Was the Cecil a victim to changing times and a bad location, or is something more sinister going on? Come with us as delve into the Cecil’s past of murder, suicide and unsolved crimes. Want more information on the Cecil Hotel? Check this out on Amazon Horror at the Cecil Hotel Season 1 One of the most sinister places in America, for decades, The Cecil Hotel in Los Angeles has been home to a series of bizarre mysteries, murders and other suspicious deaths. Horror at the Cecil Hotel tells stories from the hotel’s terrifying history.     The…