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This section of the list of mass murderers and spree killers by number of victims contains all cases that could be considered non-public, which means mass murders perpetrated in a domestic environment. The section is divided into two sub-categories, the first containing all incidents where most of the victims were relatives of the perpetrator and the second all incidents where the targeted families were not related to the perpetrator.

Family annihilators

People killing mostly their own relatives.

Perpetrator Date Year Location Country Killed Injured W Additional Notes Ref.
1. Simmons, Ronald Gene, 47 Dec. 22-28 1987 Russellvillemarker, ARmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death and executed
2. Mohammad Zaman, 30* Sep. 25 2009 Ghola Afghanistanmarker F Committed suicide Gunman shoots 15 family members dead, The Sydney Morning Herald (September 28, 2009)
Afghan kills 15 family members, Daily Times (September 28, 2009)
Man kills 15 family members, news.com.au (September 27, 2009)
Afghan man kills 15 of own family, Reuters (September 27, 2009)
Afghan man guns down 16 family members over property dispute, Xinhuamarker (September 27, 2009)


3. Banks, George Emil, 40 Sep. 25 1982 Wilkes-Barremarker, PAmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death
4. Jia Yingmin, 40
(賈英民)
Oct. 6 2000 Heyang County Chinamarker M Committed suicide Man kills 10 relatives, The Mirror (October 12, 2000)
World datelines, Deseret News, (October 11, 2000)
陝西合陽發生驚天滅門血案 惡漢斧殺12人, news.eastday.com (October 9, 2000)
陝西發生滅門大慘案 12口人慘遭毒手, renminbao.com (October 10, 2000)

5. Saeed Qashash, 18 June 10 1998 Ammanmarker Jordanmarker F Sentenced to death and executed Jordanian Man Who Killed 12 Hanged, AP Online (June 6, 1999)
Murderer of 12 Who Teased Him About School Failure Given Death, Tehran Times (December 1, 1998)
6. Andangan* Oct. 21 1921 Cotabatomarker Philippinesmarker M Committed suicide More Runs Amuck With Bolo Among Members of His Family, The Washington Post (October 22, 1921)
– Runs amuck; twelve killed, The Van Wert Daily Bulletin (October 22, 1921)
– Moro kills family of 11, ends own life, Syracuse Herald (October 23, 1921)
7. Ruppert, James Urban, 40* March 30 1975 Hamiltonmarker, OHmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to eleven consecutive life terms
8. Abdul Emir Khalaf Sabhan* Aug. 26 2003 Baghdadmarker Iraqmarker F Committed suicide Shoemaker kills 10 in rampage, news24.com (August 27, 2003)
Baghdad shoemaker kills 11 family members, turns gun on himself, Lebanon.com (August 27, 2003)
9. Unknown, 40* Dec. 26 2000 Jeddahmarker Saudi Arabiamarker F Committed suicide Saudi massacres his family, BBC (December 27, 2000)
Saudi man kills 11 people before committing suicide, Associated Press (December 27, 2000)
10. Torres, Benito, 25* Sep. 20 1938 Palma Sorianomarker Cubamarker FMO Committed suicide Cuban kills 8 in family, The New York Times (September 21, 1938)
Murderer kills himself, The New York Times (September 24, 1938)
11. Wang Changyi, 30
(王昌义)
Aug. 1 2006 Mengzi Countymarker Chinamarker M Committed suicide,
Also killed a pig, a dog and a cat
Man goes on family-killing rampage, Independent Online (August 2, 2006)
云南蒙自“8.01”特大杀人案共10人被杀身亡, Xinhuamarker (August 9, 2006)
云南蒙自特大杀人案死亡人数增至11人, Sina.com (August 9, 2006)
12. Girerd, Roger, 34* May 20 1965 Charvieu-Chavagneuxmarker Francemarker FM Committed suicide;
Also killed a dog
Crazed Frenchman Kills 10 in Family and Himself, The New York Times (May 21, 1965)
Eine ganze Familie wurde ausgelöscht, Hamburger Abendblatt (May 21, 1965)
Angst vor dem Atomkrieg, Hamburger Abendblatt (May 22, 1965)
13. Bartholomew, Clifford Cecil, 40* Sep. 6 1971 Hope Forestmarker, SAmarker Australia F Sentenced to 20 years 40-year-old meatworks employee Clifford C. Bartholomew shot his wife Heather, their seven children, as well as his wife’s sister and her son with a .22-caliber rifle in their dairy farm at Hope Forest, about 35 miles south of Adelaide.
Source: Father held in butchery: 10 murdered, Press-Telegram (September 7, 1971)
The Snowtown Murders - A Familiar Horror
Father charged after 10 killed, The Age (September 7, 1971)

14. Chai Gongmin, 21
(柴公敏)
Feb. 12 2008 Baodingmarker Chinamarker M Sentenced to death Nine killed in Chinese New Year massacre, The Times of India (February 15, 2008)
Suspect arrested for killing nine, china.org.cn (February 16, 2008)
河北唐县10人死亡灭门血案凶犯柴公敏被提起公诉, Xinhuamarker (May 23, 2008)
15. Zafar Iqbal* April 15 2009 Jhulki-Satrahmarker Pakistanmarker M Arrested;
Killed an unborn child
8 kids among 10 butchered in Daska, The Nation (April 17, 2009)
Daska homicide accused arrested, Dawn (April 24, 2009)
Main accused Zafri killer of 10 family members arrested, individual.com (April 24, 2009)
16. Unknown* Sep. 2009 Adenmarker Yemenmarker O Committed suicide Un Yéménite tue ses 10 filles avant de se suicider en s'immolant, La Meuse (September 8, 2009)
Un Yéménite tue ses dix filles avant de se suicider en s'immolant, 7sur7 (September 9, 2009)
يمني يحرق بناته العشر حتى الموت بسبب "ضائقته المادية", Al Arabiya (September 8, 2009)
يقتل بناته العشر وينتحر هرباً من الفقر, alkhaleej.ae (September 8, 2009)
في جريمة هي الاولى من نوعها "اب يحرق نفسة مع بناتة العشر في عدن, alhadath-yemen.com (September 8, 2009)


16. Dipendra of Nepal, 29* June 1 2001 Kathmandumarker Nepalmarker F Committed suicide
17. de Capua, Tony, 42 Sep. 3 1927 Youngstownmarker, OHmarker U.S.marker F Found not guilty by reason of insanity Kills seven persons, wounds four others, The New York Times (September 4, 1927)
Youngstown fight toll reaches eight, Los Angeles Times (September 7, 1927)
7 killed in family row, St. Petersburg Times (September 4, 1927) (p.1)
– Ninth victim of crazy man dies Tuesday, The Coshocton Tribune (September 7, 1927)
– Killed eight: found insane, Reno Evening Gazette (September 22, 1927)


18. Chahal, Mark Vijay, 30 April 5 1996 Vernonmarker, BCmarker Canadamarker F Committed suicide Wedding party turns deadly, The Cincinnati Post (April 8, 1996)
Gunman "took revenge" on family, The Independent (April 8, 1996)
19. Pardo, Bruce Jeffrey, 45 Dec. 24 2008 Covinamarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F O Committed suicide
20. Brückner, Wilhelm, 30* June 8 1925 Hassenbergmarker &
Lindenberg
German Reich M Committed suicide German kills 9 and hangs himself, The New York Times (June 9, 1925)
Der Massenmord in Thüringen, Die Neue Zeitung (June 9, 1925)
Zu der Mordtat in Hassenberg, Coburger Zeitung (June 9, 1925)
21. Clemmens, Abel, 33* Nov. 10 1805 Clarksburgmarker, WVmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
Abel Clemmons murders family
News item in Local Paper 28 Nov 1805
– Cohen, Daniel A.: Homicidal compulsion and the conditions of freedom: the social and psychological origins of familicide in America's early republic, Journal of Social History (June 22, 1995)
22. Woolfolk, Thomas G., 27* Aug. 6 1887 Maconmarker, GAmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to death and executed
Simon Cooper is suspected of having committed the murders
Nine persons murdered, The New York Times (August 7, 1887)
Claims he is innocent, The New York Times (August 8, 1887)
Perhaps not guilty, The New York Times (September 20, 188)
Tom Woolfolk's father's property, The New York Times (February 12, 1888)
Tom Woolfolk hanged, The New York Times (October 30, 1890)


23. ---, Ladislaus* Aug. 1899 Austria–Hungary M Arrested A gruesome story from Vienna, Mataura Ensign (October 5, 1899)
Local and general, Clutha Leader (October 6, 1899)
24. Alvarez, Antonio* Dec. 1 1923 Pueblamarker Mexicomarker M Committed suicide Massacres family; cheats earthquake, The Coshocton Tribune (December 2, 1923)
– Mexican kills wife, self and eight tots, Logansport Pharos-Tribune (December 1, 1923)
25. Hassell, George Jefferson, 39* Dec. 5 1926 Farwellmarker, TXmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death and executed
Killed a family of four in 1917
26. Waszak, John, 54* April 18 1937 Muskegomarker, WImarker U.S.marker O Sentenced to life imprisonment Blast killed 7 on farm, The New York Times (April 19, 1937)
Eight killed in terrific explosion, The Ludington Daily News (April 19, 1937)
Nine killed by dynamite blast, The Bend Bulletin (April 19, 1937)
Farmer confesses dynamiting family, Spokane Daily Chronicle (May 31, 1937)
Father admits blast murder of 9 in family, Chicago Daily Tribune (June 1, 1937)
Waukesha blast killer may hear his fate today, Chicago Daily Tribune (June 2, 1937)
– Waszak taken to Waupun for life, Oshkosh Daily Northwestern (June 15, 1937)




27. Acquin, Lorne J., 27 July 22 1977 Prospectmarker, CTmarker U.S.marker MO Sentenced to 105 years to life Man held in fiery deaths, The Prescott Courier (July 24, 1977)
Will Acquin go free?, The Evening Independent (July 26, 1977)
Slain family is buried, St. Petersburg Times (July 28, 1977)
28. Wesson, Marcus Delon, 57* March 12 2004 Fresnomarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death
29. He Xiangyue*
(何祥月)
March 20 2005 Yibinmarker Chinamarker M Sentenced to death and executed 一夜之间杀死9人 惊天大案案犯何祥月被判死刑, Xinhuamarker (June 6, 2005)
女婿杀死岳父一家老小9人制造灭门血案(组图), news.china.com (March 21, 2005)
Man detained in China over deaths of 9 family members, ABC News (March 22, 2005)
一夜连杀9人 四川江安“灭门惨案”凶手伏法, sichuan.scol.com.cn (February 20, 2006)

30. Speer, Thomas* Oct. 7 1895 Milnermarker, GAmarker U.S.marker O Arrested Father kills his nine children, Chicago Daily Tribune (October 10, 1895)
A fiendish father, Los Angeles Times (October 10, 1895)
31. Muchika, Jamin Mukobero, 43* April 30 2001 Shibuyemarker Kenyamarker M Arrested Man kills eight family members, Daily Nation (May 1, 2001)
Man hacks eight family members to death, Independent Online (May 1, 2001)
Man who killed 8 was 'sane and well', Daily Nation (May 3, 2001)
32. Purrington, James, 46* July 9 1806 Augustamarker, MEmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide The Purrington Massacre
The Purrinton Murders
33. Torres, Rafael, 40* June 25 1969 Jersey Citymarker, NJmarker U.S.marker M Arrested A Murder Suspect Accused of Slaying Eight in His Family, The New York Times (June 26, 1969)
Father jailed after slaying of 8 in family, Spokane Daily Chronicle (June 25, 1969)
34. Eisenbeiß, Hans, 42 April 28 1606 Eliasbrunnmarker Holy Roman Empire M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
The Tragedy Of Hans Eisenbeiß
Erschreckliche / vnerhörte Mordt That
– Behr, Heinrich Gustav: Aktenmäßige Geschichte des Neuntödters Hans Eisenbeiss in Eliasbrunn bei Lobenstein; (1874)
35. Sovereign, Henry* Jan. 21 1832 Norfolk Countymarker, ONmarker Canada MO Sentenced to death and executed Atrocious murders in Upper Canada, The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (July 7, 1832)
Small town tries to forget biker massacre, Toronto Star (February 22, 2009)
Norfolk's mass murder 1832, The Simcoe Reformer (April 13, 2006)
36. Olstrom, Henry* Jan. 1888 Mille Lacs Lakemarker, MNmarker U.S.marker An awful crime, Janesville Daily Gazette (January 17, 1888)
– Saved from freezing, Salt Lake Daily Tribune (January 17, 1888)
A family murdered, The Evening Post (March 17, 1888)
37. Unknown* Feb. 1916 Dörfl German Reich M Committed suicide
38. Baysang, Charles* April 8 1922 Durlinsdorfmarker Francemarker M Arrested Kills wife and seven children, New Castle News (April 8, 1922)
– Kills wife and seven children; escapes, Trenton Evening Times (April 8, 1922)
Horrible drame - Une femme et sept enfants assassinés, Le Figaro (April 8, 1922) (p.2)
La tragédie de Dürlinsdorf, Journal de Genève (April 12, 1922)
En Bref, Journal de Genève (April 13, 1922)


39. Russell, Lloyd, 42* June 4 1925 Hamiltonmarker, OHmarker U.S.marker F Arrested Heat-crazed man kills 8 of family, The New York Times (June 5, 1925)
Charged with killing 8, The New York Times (June 14, 1925)
Crazed man in frenzy kills 8 in family, Prescott Evening Courier (June 4, 1925)
40. Day, Andrew* Dec. 16 1929 Trois-Rivièresmarker Canadamarker M Attempted suicide Eight in family killed by father, The Washington Post (December 17, 1929)
– Mother and 7 Children Are Found With Throats Cut, The Gettysburg Times (December 16, 1929)
Market loser slays his wife and 7 sons, The New York Times (December 17, 1929)
41. Gonzalez, Celestino P., 36 July 9/10 1936 Indiana Harbormarker, INmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Man Kills Wife, Six Children, Roomer, Self, The Washington Post (July 10, 1936)
Committs suicide after killing eight with ax, Oswego Palladium-Times (July 10, 1936) (pdf-file)
42. Gragg, Ralph, 34* May 2 1951 Collettsvillemarker, NCmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Unemployed worker kills eight children, Eugene Register-Guard (May 3, 1951)
Father kills eight children and self, Toledo Blade (May 3, 1951)
Father slays eight children in their beds, St. Petersburg Times (May 4, 1951)
43. Akulonis, Peter Joseph, 39* April 15 1953 Lawrencemarker, MAmarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide Man Kills 7 in His Family, Then Ends Life With Shot, The New York Times (April 16, 1953)
Ninth victim discovered; Body of Killer's Son Is Found Nine Miles From Home, The New York Times (April 17, 1953)
Kill-crazy man murders seven, Spokane Daily Chronicle (April 16, 1953)
44. Kasoma, Christopher, 43* April 27 2004 Nsangimarker Uganda M Committed suicide
Killed two unborn children
Dad kills family of eight, New Vision (April 29, 2004)
Ugandan hacks his children to death, Independent Online (April 29, 2004)
45. Unknown May 1893 San Augustinemarker, TXmarker U.S.marker Committed suicide The Oxford Mirror (May 4, 1893)
Democratic Standard (May 12, 1893)
46. Ohashi, Kazuo, 26
(大橋一雄)
Jan. 27 1946 Wakayama Japanmarker Sentenced to death, later changed to life imprisonment 戦後の主な大量殺人事件
大量殺人犯 – 和歌山の兄一家8人殺し
47. Mizumoto, T., 24
(水本)
Dec. 12 1953 Shinwa Japanmarker Found not guilty by reason of insanity 戦後の主な大量殺人事件
大量殺人犯 – 青森のリンゴ園一家8人射殺事件
48. Taşçı, Ömer, 48* Sep. 9 2007 Karaadilli Turkeymarker F Sentenced to 80 years in prison Huge manhunt after man shoots 8 relatives dead, Turkish Daily News (September 11, 2007)
8 kişiyi öldürüp kaçan Ömer Taşçı, her yerde aranıyor!, Haberaktuel.com (September 11, 2007)
8 cana 80 yıl hapis, Sabah.com.tr (January 3, 2009)
Land dispute turns bloody, eight dead, Today's Zaman (September 11, 2007)

49. Hildebrant, ---* Jan. 14 1896 Marysvillemarker, KSmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Woman kills her seven children, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 15, 1896)
Eight children poisoned, The Hartford Courant (January 15, 1896)
Seven dead children, Los Angeles Times (January 15, 1896)
50. Tschapek, Franz, 41* Oct. 7 1956 Waltersdorfmarker Austriamarker M Committed suicide Austrian family found dead, Spokane Daily Chronicle (October 8, 1956)
Austrian Kills Family Of Seven and Himself, The Hartford Courant (October 8, 1956)
– Veteran kills wife, 6 children - Hangs himself, The Daily Gleaner (October 8, 1956)
Familie ausgelöscht, Hamburger Abendblatt (October 8, 1956)

51. Bordner, Harold, 17* Nov. 20 1965 Sunburymarker, PAmarker U.S.marker F O 7 Children Burn to Death In Fire at Log-Cabin Home, The New York Times (November 22, 1965)
Mysterious fire killing seven children probes, Ocala Star-Banner (November 22, 1965)
Teenage boy admits shooting parents, starting fatal fire, Ocala Star-Banner (November 24, 1965)
Youth tells police he set fire that killed 7 brothers, sisters, St. Petersburg Times (November 24, 1965)

52. Staridas, Spyros, 33 June 29 1981 Trikalamarker Greecemarker F Committed suicide
53. Salcido, Ramon Bojorquez, 28 April 15 1989 San Franciscomarker, CAmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death
54. Taylor, Frank* March 7 1895 Londonmarker U.K.marker M Committed suicide Terrible tragedy in London - A family murdered, The Sydney Morning Herald (March 9, 1896)
A family murdered, Wanganui Herald (March 26, 1895)
– A family murdered at Tooting, The Times (March 8, 1895)
– The murder of a family at Tooting, The Times (March 11, 1895)
A murderer's pitiful story, The Evening Post (May 25, 1895)


55. Lias, Frank Lee, 20* Feb. 18 1974 Fayettemarker, MOmarker U.S.marker F Arrested 7 relatives slain by man citing Lord, The New York Times (February 19, 1974)
Miss. man kills wife, six other relatives, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (February 19, 1974) (p.3)
56. Fujishiro, Yasutaka, 47* Aug. 2 2004 Kakogawa Japanmarker MO Sentenced to death Japanese man says he killed seven relatives, USA Today (August 2, 2004)
Yasutaka Fujishiro given death sentence for murders, The Daily Telegraph (May 28, 2009)
57. Whitworth, William Henry, 39* May 18 1860 Sandown Fortmarker U.K.marker M Found not guilty by reason of insanity Murder of a wife and six children, and attempted suicide of the murderer, The Argus (August 14, 1860)
Murder of a wife and six children, The Moreton Bay Courier (August 25, 1860)
The Annual Register, or a View of the History and Politics of the Year 1860; London, 1861 (pp. 70-73)
58. Duggan, Walter James* June 28 1869 Londonmarker U.K.marker O Committed suicide Hepburn, James G.: A Book of Scattered Leaves, Vol. 2; (2001)
Shocking tragedy in London, Hawke's Bay Herald (September 17, 1869)
59. Kaiser, Moritz, 50* Feb. 28/
March 1
1878 Monroe Countymarker, ILmarker U.S.marker MO Perished in the fire A terrible scene - A large family murdered by the father and husband, The Helena Independent (March 5, 1878)
American summary, The Evening Post (April 10, 1878)
Latest news, The Sydney Mail (April 13, 1878)
60. Gaß, Ludwig, 45 Jan. 12 1880 Magdeburgmarker German Reich MO Sentenced to death and executed
61. Boecker, John, 34* Sep. 26 1897 Carroltonmarker, IAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Iowa farmer's awful act, The New York Times (September 28, 1897)
Murdered his family, Deseret News (September 28, 1897)
News of the week, The Saturday Budget (October 2, 1897)
Farmer kills his family, The Chipley Banner (October 9, 1897)

62. Butler, Jones, 40* April 1902 Chicagomarker, ILmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Father kills his family, Chicago Daily Tribune (April 22, 1902)
Family of Seven Found Dead, The Hartford Courant (April 22, 1902)
63. Krauss, Adolph* March 12 1903 Bellefontainemarker, MOmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Insane Farmer, St. John Daily Sun (March 13, 1903)
Kills seven with sledge, Chicago Daily Tribune (March 13, 1903)
64. Boronkoff, Ivan* March 17 1904 Kotjoff Russian Empiremarker M Committed suicide Topics of the day, The Advertiser (April 23, 1904)
Sevenfold murder, Poverty Bay Herald (May 3, 1904)
65. Markham, Julia* Sep. 30 1905 Cambridgemarker, ILmarker U.S.marker MO Committed suicide Family of nine is wiped out in day, Chicago Daily Tribune (October 1, 1905)
Killed Her Seven Children, The New York Times (October 1, 1905)
66. Ayer, Charles H.* Jan. 17 1906 Pembrokemarker, NHmarker U.S.marker F O Committed suicide Seven perhaps murdered, The New York Times (January 18, 1906)
Farmer kills family of 7?, The Hartford Courant (January 18, 1906)
– Lying side by side in silence of death - Are murderer C. H. Ayer and his seven victims, Daily Kennebec Journal (January 19, 1906)
– Killed seven; burned bodies; slayer suicides, The Racine Journal (January 19, 1906)

67. Grant, James T.* Dec. 26 1911 Bentonmarker, ARmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Kills family of seven and ends his own life, The Hartford Courant (December 28, 1911)
– Kills six children, wife and himself, The Evening Statesman (December 28, 1911)
– Kills seven then hangs himself, The Galveston Daily News (December 28, 1911)
68. O'Kane, Daniel, 48* March 6 1916 Lawtonmarker, OKmarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide Family of seven slain, The New York Times (March 7, 1916)
– Farmer kills family, then takes own life, Logansport Journal-Tribune (March 7, 1916)
– Eight bodies are buried together, The Daily Bulletin (March 8, 1916)
69. Stravisar, Mary* July 29 1919 Kimberlymarker, OHmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Desperation leads woman to tragedy, The Anniston Star (July 30, 1919)
– Woman destroys herself and her seven children, Altoona Mirror (July 30, 1919)
– Distracted by poverty, mother destroys herself and her 7 children, Bridgeport Standard Telegram (July 30, 1919)
– Bodies of mother and 7 children found in home, The Galveston Daily News (July 30, 1919)

70. Oberst, Owen, 17* April 20 1928 El Doradomarker, KSmarker U.S.marker F O Not sentenced and released after three failed trials Youth confesses murder of seven, The New York Times (May 6, 1928)
Youth murders entire family after quarrel, St. Petersburg Times (May 5, 1928)
71. Lawson, Charles Davis, 43* Dec. 25 1929 Germantonmarker, NCmarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide
72. Hreczkosy, Thomas, 28* Jan. 29 1932 Elmamarker, MBmarker Canadamarker MO Sentenced to death, later changed to life imprisonment Nine slain in night, farm house fired, The New York Times (January 30, 1932)
Blames ghosts for slaying 7, Prescott Evening Courier (February 3, 1932)
Sitar Family Massacre at Manitoba's buried history
73. Larssen, Øyvind, 21* March 30 1932 Verdalmarker Norwaymarker MO Arrested Runs amok, kills seven, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (March 30, 1932)
Murders seven and sets afire, Spokane Daily Chronicle (March 30, 1932)
– Det fryktelige familiendrama i Værdalen, Nordlands Avis (April 1, 1932)
74. Yoshikawa, Ryuichi, 27* March 1938 Japanmarker M Rebellious Artist, Time (March 28, 1938)
Cuts off heads of 7 who bulked his marriage, Chicago Daily Tribune (March 19, 1938)
– Japanese painter decapitates seven, Montana Standard (March 20, 1938)
– Jap Youth Chops Off Heads of Seven, San Antonio Light (March 18, 1938)

74. Shimizu, Mamoru Nov. 2/3 1944 Limamarker Perumarker Arrested Japanese Wife Accuses Husband of Killing Seven, Chicago Daily Tribune (November 10, 1944)
The Oakland Tribune (November 12, 1944)
Falleció el periodista Jorge Salazar, presenciacultural.com (June 9, 2008)
75. Kudo, Yonekichi, 60* Oct. 12 1948 Tokyomarker Japanmarker MO Committed suicide Murder, suicide end tax threat, The Muscatine Journal and News-Tribune (October 13, 1948)
– A Japanese Tragedy, Lowell Sun (October 13, 1948)
– Jap Kills 7, Poisons Self, The Oakland Tribune (October 13, 1948)
76. Hansen, Peter Christian, 36* April 14 1949 Nejedemarker Denmarkmarker M Arrested Danish Farmer Kills Wife and Six Children, Los Angeles Times (April 18, 1949)
– Farmer kills family of 7 in 2-hour orgy, Pacific Stars and Stripes (April 18, 1949)
– Danish farmer chokes wife, six children, Wisconsin State Journal (April 18, 1949)
77. Lubbe, Piet, 35 Jan. 10 1953 Fauresmithmarker South Africa F Committed suicide Seven shot dead in S. African family tragedy, The Canberra Times (January 12, 1953)
Boy saw murder of six persons, The Canberra Times (January 13, 1953)
78. Clark, John E., 41 June 3 1956 Erskinemarker, ABmarker Canadamarker F Committed suicide Official sought in slaying of 7 is found dead, St. Petersburg Times (June 5, 1956)
Slaying toll now 8, The New York Times (June 5, 1956)
79. Cook, Robert Raymond, 22* June 25 1959 Stettlermarker, ABmarker Canadamarker FM Sentenced to death and executed
80. Gravelin, William, 30* Sep. 29 1964 Troymarker, MImarker U.S.marker FM Attempted suicide Wife, children slain; 7 notes say "I'm sorry", Chicago Tribune (September 30, 1964)
Spouse admits slaying wife, six children, Rome News-Tribune (September 30, 1964)
Slayer, Ocala Star-Banner (October 1, 1964)
81. Hogue, Leonard, 34* April 20 1965 Coquitlammarker Canadamarker F Committed suicide Scientist offers possible reason for family slayings, Rome News-Tribune (April 22, 1965)
Family of Eight Found Shot to Death, Los Angeles Times (April 22. 1965)
– Family massacre linked to theft of mangled money, Winnipeg Free Press (April 22, 1965)
82. Unknown July 22 1968 Philippinesmarker M Committed suicide
82. Haggart, Robert Lee, 31* Feb. 17 1982 Farwellmarker, MImarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to life imprisonment Seven members of family found slain in farmhouse, Spokane Chronicle (February 17, 1982)
7 in family are found slain, The Free Lance–Star (February 17, 1982)
Michigan Man Is Guilty Of Killing 7 in Family, The New York Times (October 9, 1982)
83. Lynam, Daniel Patrick, 36* July 12 1987 Tacomamarker, WAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Man Kills Seven Relatives and Self, The Washington Post (July 13, 1987)
Troubled multiple killer kept to himself, couldn't hold job, The Spokesman-Review (July 14, 1987)
84. Schnick, James Eugene, 36* Sep. 25 1987 Elklandmarker, MOmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death In 7 Deaths, Town Knew What Experts Didn't, The New York Times (October 7, 1987)
Murder twist; a survivor held, a victim cleared, The New York Times (October 11, 1987)
Death Sentence in Missouri, The New York Times (May 25, 1988)
Auguries Of Innocence, Time (October 19, 1987)
Shooting spree by 14-year-old leaves tiny Ozarks town in shock, The Free Lance–Star (September 26, 1987)


85. Avanesian, Jorjik, 40* Feb. 6 1996 Glendalemarker, CAmarker U.S.marker O Sentenced to life imprisonment Man Arrested in Glendale Fire That Killed 7 in Family, Los Angeles Times (February 7, 1996)
Man Gets Life in Prison for Killing Wife, 6 Children, Los Angeles Times (January 7, 2000)
Arson Suspect Hid Iran Jail Record, Officials Say, Los Angeles Times (February 9, 1996)
Avanesian Told INS of Persecution, Los Angeles Times (February 10, 1996)

86. Jooste, Johnny, 36* Feb. 20 2000 Ceresmarker South Africa F Sentenced to 38 years Family-killer suspect "like a hunter", iol.co.uk (February 20, 2000)
Farmworker gets 38 years for family slaying, iol.co.za (November 16, 2001)
87. Antonello, Mauro, 40 Oct. 15 2002 Chierimarker Italymarker F Committed suicide Strage di Chieri, esame sul corpo di Mauro Antonello, Rai News (October 16, 2002)
Eight dead in Italy shooting rampage, The Independent (October 15, 2002)
88. Lal Bakhsh Magsi* May 15 2004 Tambu Pakistanmarker F Man kills 7 of his family, Pakistan Press International (August 14, 2004)
Man kills seven family members, The Tribune (May 15, 2004)
Seven of a family shot dead in Nasirabad, Dawn (May 16, 2004)
89. Byekwaso, Abdallah, 28* Aug. 17 2007 Kirabamarker Uganda M Committed suicide Man kills wife, six children, New Vision (August 17, 2007)
Relatives burn home of perished family in Kibaale, New Vision (August 21, 2007)
Uganda husband hacks six children, wife to death, hangs himself, Monsters and Critics (August 18, 2007)
Death at the hands of your loved one, Daily Monitor (June 7, 2008)

90. Sunil Kumar Sen, 34 Oct. 12 2009 Sainik Societymarker Indiamarker M Arrested Six of family hacked to death in Madhya Pradesh, Hindustan Times (October 12, 2009)
7 hacked to death in MP, Central Chronicle (October 12, 2009)
Man stabs seven persons to death, The Hindu (October 12, 2009)
Man stabs 7 persons to death, Press Trust of India (October 12, 2009)

91. Unknown* April 11 1599 Prüsseln Holy Roman Empire Weller, Emil Ottokar: Annalen der poetischen national-literatur der Deutschen im XVI. und XVII. Jahrhundert; Freiburg im Breisgau, 1864.
– Wolkan, Rudolf: Böhmens Antheil an der deutschen Litteratur des XVI. Jahrhunderts; Prague, 1890.
Zwo Warhafftige Newe Zeitung; 1599.
92. Gauthier, Sophie* 1876 Bourg Francemarker M Sentenced to death and executed Women at the guillotine, Hartford Daily Courant (February 4, 1876)
Use of the guillotine in France, Star (April 19, 1876)
Use of the guillotine in France, Nelson Evening Mailmarker (May 4, 1876)
93. Geller, Ethel, 44* May 6 1930 Columbusmarker, OHmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Kills seven children, then shoots herself, The New York Times (May 7, 1930)
Faced by poverty, mother sends bullets into hearts of seven of her children, The Evening Independent (May 7, 1930)
Mother who killed seven children dies, Chicago Daily Tribune (May 17, 1930)
94. Ariyama, Masao, 24
(有山政男)
July 22 1959 Iwatsukimarker Japanmarker Sentenced to death
95. Ratima, Raymond Wahia, 25* June 26 1992 Mastertonmarker New Zealandmarker M Sentenced to life imprisonment
Killed an unborn child
96. Helde, Paul* July 17 1881 Eagle Creek Valleymarker, WImarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide A maniac's massacre, Chicago Daily Tribune (July 19, 1881)
Bloody deeds of an insane man, The New York Times (July 19, 1881)
A neighbor's account of a maniac murder of his wife and seven children, The New York Times (July 22, 1881)
97. Collett, George M., 45 Jan. 8 1935 Mount Vernonmarker, KYmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Six are slain by Kentucky man, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 10, 1935)
– Killer Slays Seven Then Commits Suicide, The La Crosse Tribune And Leader-Press (January 9, 1935)
Kills 6 in family feud, The New York Times (January 10, 1935)
Crazed gunman kills six and ends his life, St. Petersburg Times (January 10, 1935) (p.1)

98. Dotson, Jessie L., 33 March 2 2008 Memphismarker, TNmarker U.S.marker FM Arrested Man accused in Lester Street murders appears in court, WNC-TV (March 10, 2008)
Brother charged with killing 6 in Tenn., USA Today (March 8, 2008)
Brother of Victim Is Charged in Deadly Memphis Shootings, The New York Times (March 9, 2008)
99. Bilodeau, June Rosaire, 45 Oct. 25 1934 Quebec Citymarker Canadamarker F Sentenced to death and executed Crazed Quebec Man Kills 5 Relatives, 3 of Them Women, and Postal Official, The New York Times (October 26, 1934)
Murderer guarded from Quebec crowd, The New York Times (October 28, 1934)
Six are killed by crazed man, Spokane Daily Chronicle (October 26, 1934)
– Six slain by maniac in Quebec, Winnipeg Free Press (October 26, 1934)

100. Kline, Sherman, 38 Dec. 18 1968 Carlinvillemarker, ILmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Man kills himself after shooting 8, The New York Times (December 19, 1968)
Father kills four at children's party, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (December 19, 1968)
Father of 10 kills wife, 3 others, Eugene Register-Guard (December 19, 1968)
Girl, 8, dies, 6th victim of shooting spree, The Milwaukee Sentinel (December 21, 1968)
– Shooting Victim Dies, The Edwardsville Intelligencer (February 13, 1969)


101. Wilsdorf, Edmund Hermann* March 9/10 1907 Dresdenmarker German Reich F Committed suicide Kills 5 children and wife, The New York Times (March 12, 1907)
Domestic tragedy, Poverty Bay Herald (May 11, 1907)
Murder and suicide, Taranaki Herald (March 12, 1907)
Eine Familientragödie, Freiburger Zeitung (March 12, 1907) (2. Blatt)
Aus aller Welt, Coburger Zeitung (March 13, 1907)


102. Cooper, ---, 42* June 12 1908 Cadillacmarker, MImarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Insane mother kills seven, The New York Times (June 14, 1908)
Mother slays six, The Fredericksburg Daily Star (June 15, 1908)
– The Cadillac Tragedy, Marshall Expounder (July 10, 1908)
103. Konieczny, Czeslaw, 25* Dec. 4 1929 Posnaniamarker Polandmarker M Mad Pole Kills Six of His Family, The New York Times (December 5, 1929)
– Peasant kills six, The Montana Standard (December 5, 1929)
104. Schoch, Kathryn, 37* Dec. 23 1934 Dunkirkmarker, NYmarker &
Pittsburghmarker, PAmarker
U.S.marker F Committed suicide Kills 6 and self in grief for son, The New York Times (December 24, 1934)
Grief-crazed mother slays five of family, Ludington Daily News (December 24, 1934)
105. Bardoux, Roger, 33 Oct. 19 1954 Dun-le-Poëliermarker Francemarker FMO Committed suicide 6 slain; seize woman, hunt blacksmith, Chicago Daily Tribune (October 21, 1954)
Six in family beaten to death, St. Petersburg Times (October 24, 1954)
– Une horrible tuerie dans l'Indre, Journal de Genève (October 22, 1954)
– Mass killer found shot, The Straits Times (October 22, 1954)

106. David, Rachel, 38* Aug. 3 1978 Salt Lake Citymarker, UTmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Story of bizarre family life unfolds after multiple deaths, The Evening Independent (August 4, 1978)
Seven dead in bizarre incident, The Free Lance–Star (August 4, 1978)
– Flowers, R. Barri & Flowers, H. Loraine: Murders In The United States - Crimes, Killers And Victims Of The Twentieth Century; McFarland & Company, Jefferson, North Carolina, United States (2004). ISBN 978-0786420759
107. Bell, King Edward, 31 Aug. 21 1981 Indianapolismarker, INmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to six consecutive 40-year terms Four youths, mother, grandmother killed; father arrested, The Ledger (August 22, 1981)
Accused killer of six says he wants to die, Eugene Register-Guard (August 23, 1981)
Accused killer tries to kill himself, Eugene Register-Guard (October 4, 1981)
108. Kaya, Hakan, 24* Dec. 22 2000 Salzgittermarker Germanymarker F Sentenced to life imprisonment
Killed an unborn child
Familiendrama in Salzgitter, Der Spiegel (December 23, 2000)
Familiendrama von Salzgitter: Mutter noch in Lebensgefahr, Rheinische Post (December 24, 2000)
Lebenslang für sechsfachen Mörder, Berliner Zeitungen (May 30, 2001)
Lebenslänglich für das Blutbad mit sechs Toten, Die Welt (May 30, 2001)

109. Petrović, Tomislav, 45 May 29 2008 Gornja Lipnicamarker & Trstjemarker Bosnia and Herzegovinamarker F Sentenced to 40 years in prison Gunman kills relatives in Bosnia, BBC News (May 29, 2008)
Bosnian man who killed six is jailed for 40 years, Earth Times (June 2, 2009)
Bosnian who killed six relatives jailed for 40 years, News.com.au (June 3, 2009)
110. Beadle, William, 52* Dec. 11 1782 Wethersfieldmarker, CTmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide A catalogue of the names of the early Puritan settlers of the colony of Connecticut, with the time of their arrival in the country and colony, their standing in society, place of residence, condition in life, where from, business, &c., as far as is found on record
William Beadle at findagrave.com
111. McConaughy, Robert, 31* May 30 1840 Hill Valleymarker, PAmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death and executed The Brown Murders: The Crime of the Century
Trial, confession and execution of Robert M'Conaghy, for the murder of Mrs. Brown and her five children; (1841)
111. Holzwart, Christian* Dec. 28/29 1845 Sudenburgmarker German Confederationmarker MO Sentenced to death Wassermann, Jakob: Deutsche Charaktere und Begebenheiten; Berlin (1915)
Acta Borussia
112. Brough, Mary Ann, 43* June 10 1854 Eshermarker U.K.marker M Found not guilty by reason of insanity Trial of a woman for the murder of her six children - Plea of insanity, The New York Times (August 25, 1854)
Murder of six children by their mother, The Courier (September 13, 1854)
Female Mass Murderers - Six Children Murdered, truTV
113. Dakin, ---* March 25 1871 Stonefortmarker, ILmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Murder and Suicide in Illinois - A Man Dispatches His Entire Family, Including Himself, The New York Times (April 5, 1871)
A Seven-Fold Crime, The New York Times (April 10, 1871)
114. Gallegos, Jose Trujillo Feb. 20 1885 Losnarissmarker, NMmarker U.S.marker M Arrested A Mexican style of revenge, The New York Times (February 21, 1885)
Six persons killed by maniac, The New York Times (February 23, 1885)
The Far West, Chicago Daily Tribune (February 27, 1885)
115. Quinn, ---* Aug. 23 1890 Livingstonmarker, MTmarker U.S.marker M Shot dead A man murders his family in Montana, Deseret News (Agust 25, 1890)
A maniac husband's crime, The Saturday Budget (August 30, 1890)
116. Dunham, James C. May 26 1893 Campbellmarker, CAmarker U.S.marker FM Escaped
117. Hansen, Jens* Jan. 12 1896 Chicagomarker, ILmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide At end of his rope, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 14, 1896)
Hansen said to be a swindler, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 14, 1896)
Verdict in Hansen case, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 17, 1896)
Sale of Hansen relics, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 19, 1896)

118. Kloettke, Richard, 38* Feb. 5 1896 Chicagomarker, ILmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Entire Family Murdered, The Hartford Courant (February 6, 1896)
Took the lives of seven persons, The New York Times (February 6, 1896)
Miscellaneous, Tuapeka Times (April 22, 1897)
119. Thyer, Joseph, 44* Oct. 11 1896 Cavanaghmarker, SAmarker Australia M Committed suicide A terrible tragedy - A sheep farmer murders his wife and five children, The West Australian (October 14, 1896)
The Brisbane Courier - Thursday, October 13, 1896, The Brisbane Courier (October 13, 1896)
A dreadful tragedy - Murder of a wife and five children, The Brisbane Courier (October 15, 1896)
120. Glover, ---. 34* March 1 1898 Triabunnamarker, TASmarker Australia M Committed suicide A Terrible Traged - A mother murders six children, The West Australian (March 3, 1898)
The Tasmanian Tragedy - Later Particulars, The West Australian (March 4, 1898)
The Tasmanian Tragedy - Results of Inquests, The West Australian (March 5, 1898)
The Tasmanian Tragedy - Three Bodies Exhumed, The West Australian (March 15, 1898)
The Triabunna Tragedy- A Municipal Inquiry, The West Australian (April 6, 1898)


120. Wurzer, Rosa, 40* Feb. 24 1901 Uniontownmarker, WAmarker U.S.marker MO Arrested Kills her six children, The New York Times (February 25, 1901)
A crazed mother criminal, Deseret News (February 26, 1901)
121. Naramore, Elizabeth A.* March 21 1901 Coldbrook Springsmarker, MAmarker U.S.marker M Found not guilty by reason of insanity Killed her six children, The New York Times (March 22, 1901)
A New England Tragedy, Chicago Daily Tribune (April 19, 1901)
122. Westhrope, ---* June 15 1902 Brandywinemarker, MSmarker U.S.marker F Arrested O Kills six children, Los Angeles Times (June 17, 1902)
Mother kills six children, Chicago Daily Tribune (June 17, 1902)
– Mother kills six children and then attempts suicide, The Evening Tribune (June 17, 1902)
123. Stephens, Edwin, 35* May 24 1905 San Rafaelmarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Insane shots end family, Los Angeles Times (May 25, 1905)
Maniac slays whole family, Los Angeles Herald (May 25, 1905)
124. Johnson, ---* Oct. 23 1911 Braddockmarker, NDmarker U.S.marker O Perished in the fire
125. Dillinger, Heinrich* Feb. 12 1912 Reichenbach im Vogtlandmarker German Reich F Arrested Tragedy in Germany - Family of six killed, The Mercury (February 14, 1912)
Thüringen und Nachbarstaaten, Coburger Zeitung (February 14, 1912)
126. Klacow, Frank* Sep. 5 1921 Ormsbymarker, MNmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide
127. Blaschkowski, Johann, 44 June 17 1926 Dortmundmarker German Reich M Committed suicide Ein Massenmord in Dortmund, Die Neue Zeitung (June 18, 1926)
German kills six and self, The New York Times (June 18, 1926)
Massenmord und Selbstmord, Freiburger Zeitung (June 18, 1926)
128. Taylor, Guy M., 35* Feb. 11/12 1927 Uticamarker, NYmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Seven found slain in Utica tenement, The New York Times (February 19, 1927)
Father slays entire family, St. Petersburg Times (February 19, 1927)
– Idle, man becomes frenzied, The Syracuse Herald (February 19, 1927)
– Invention a failure, Utica man slays 6 in family and self, The Syracuse Herald (February 20, 1927)

129. Millis, Phillip, 37* Dec. 12 1927 Hennesseymarker, OKmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Kills 5 children and wife with ax, then hangs self, Chicago Daily Tribune (December 14, 1927)
Father Kills Whole Family Then Himself, The Hartford Courant (December 14, 1927)
– Slays seven of his family - Kills self and wife, children, The Evening State Journal And Lincoln Daily News (December 13, 1927)
130. Pasos, Marie, 35* Feb. 15 1929 New York Citymarker, NYmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide
131. Archer, Thomas, 49* Feb. 29 1929 Donmarker, TASmarker Australia MO Committed suicide
132. Müller, ---, 30* March 1 1930 Chemnitzmarker German Reich O Committed suicide Kills Herself and Six Children, The New York Times (March 2, 1930)
Eine grauenhafte Familientragödie, Die Neue Zeitung (March 2, 1930)
Furchtbare Familientragödie in Chemnitz, Coburger Zeitung (March 3, 1930)
133. Schymanski, ---, 41* April 3 1930 Merksteinmarker German Reich M Attempted suicide Grauenhafte Mordtat eines Vaters, Coburger Zeitung (April 4, 1930)
Ein Vater ermordet seine Kinder, Die Neue Zeitung (April 4, 1930)
134. Poikoner, ---* Sep. 21 1930 Karstulamarker Finlandmarker O Perished in the fire Caretakers madness, The Canberra Times (September 24, 1930)
Caretaker murders family, The Argus (September 25, 1930)
Une tragédie en Finlande - Sept personnes carbonisées, Journal de Genéve (September 23, 1930)
135. Davies, Roderick A., 36* Aug. 21 1931 Perthmarker Australia F Committed suicide
136. Jackson, George, 35* Oct. 25 1931 Wagenermarker, SCmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death Calls at home of six members of his family and kills all, Chicago Daily Tribune (October 26, 1931)
Miscellany, Time (August 1, 1932)
Arrest of man who killed six relieves anxiety of others who feared attack, The Evening Independent (October 26, 1931)
Murders six of kin, flees, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (October 26, 1931)

137. Delafé, Pierre* Feb. 9 1932 Moiraxmarker Francemarker FM Arrested Family murder - Frenchman's crime, The Canberra Times (February 13, 1932)
Family wiped out, Northern Territory Times (April 12, 1932)
Der sechsfache Mörder seiner Familie verhaftet, Die Neue Zeitung (February 12, 1932)
Le sextuple crime de Moirax, Le Figaro (February 12, 1932) (p.4)

138. Meurer, Kurt Wilhelm, 37 March 24/25 1932 Jenamarker German Reich F Committed suicide 7 die in divorce tragedy, The New York Times (March 26, 1932)
Family murdered - Divorced judge commits suicide, The Sydney Morning Herald (March 28, 1932)
Sieben Todesopfer einer Familientragödie, Neue Freie Presse (March 26, 1932)
139. Gray, Edmond* Jan. 23 1934 Berzéemarker Belgiummarker M Committed suicide Kills Wife and 5 Children with Ax and Ends Own Life, Chicago Daily Tribune (January 25, 1934)
What's happening in the world, Ludington Daily News (January 24, 1934)
Sechs Todesopfer eines Familiendramas, Neue Freie Presse (January 24, 1934)
140. Albers, William A., 54* Jan. 23 1936 Danvillemarker, ILmarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide Father kills six, end life on farm, The New York Times (January 24, 1936)
Find family of six slain in flamin building, The Milwaukee Journal (January 23, 1936)
141. Nollen, Elsie, 30* Aug. 28/29 1937 Denisonmarker, IAmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Mother kills 6 children, self with auto gas, Chicago Daily Tribune (August 30, 1937)
– Woman ends life of her six children, The Sheboygan Press (August 30, 1937)
– Mother and six children found killed by fumes, Galveston Daily News (August 30, 1937)
142. Curtis, Lillie May, 38* March 16 1938 Centermarker, TXmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to 495 years in prison Mother slays six children, The Milwaukee Journal (March 17, 1938)
Slayer of husband kills six children, The New York Times (March 18, 1938)
Gets 495 Years for Killing Six, The New York Times (April 7, 1938)
143. Nicosia, Louise, 43* July 10 1940 New York Citymarker, NYmarker U.S.marker O Committed suicide Demented mother kills 6 children, The New York Times (July 11, 1940)
Woman who killed 6 dies, The New York Times (July 15, 1940)
Woman kills six children trying to take own life, The Evening Independent (July 11, 1940)
A funeral of six children, St. Petersburg Times (July 17, 1940)

144. Gibson, Esker W., 33* April 24 1941 Irvingtonmarker, ALmarker U.S.marker MO Arrested Mother and five children burned, The Evening Independent (April 25, 1941)
Alabaman admits he killed six, St. Petersburg Times (April 30, 1941)
Jobless Carpenter Admits Killing Six, Los Angeles Times (April 30, 1941)
145. Spietel, Thomas, 30* Jan. 16 1942 Plum Citymarker, WImarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Eleven slain, St. Petersburg Times (January 17, 1942)
11 in 2 families slain in Wisconsin county, The New York Times (January 17, 1942)
146. Damm, Auguste, 43* April 26 1943 Zürichmarker Switzerlandmarker F Committed suicide
147. Hall, Frederick Charles, 48* July 2 1948 Glen Innesmarker Australia F Sentenced to death Demented father shoots 6 children, The Canberra Times (July 3, 1948)
Killer of 6 convicted, The Sydney Morning Herald (September 1, 1948)
148. Armanasco, Raymond, 40* Oct. 12 1950 Perthmarker Australia M Arrested Mother and five children are slain, Toledo Blade (October 13, 1950)
Woman, five children murdered in W.A.: Man questioned, The Canberra Times (October 14, 1950)
Man charged with murder of family, The Canberra Times (October 16, 1950)
149. Bauer, William Dilworth, 48* Jan. 28 1956 Parsippany-Troy Hillsmarker, NJmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Berserk father kills 6 and self, The New York Times (January 29, 1956)
Joint funeral set in family tragedy, The New York Times (January 30, 1956)
7 in family shot to death in New Jersey, The Victoria Advocate (January 29, 1956)
150. King, Rufus A., 34* Oct. 2 1956 Clintonmarker, NCmarker U.S.marker FM Committed suicide Farm father kills 6 children, self, The New York Times (October 3, 1956)
Berserk dad kills 6 children, self, The Milwaukee Sentinel (October 3, 1956)
Berserk slayer of six children had beaten wife, Ocala Star-Banner (October 3, 1956)
Farmer kills six children, self, Ocala Star-Banner (October 4, 1956)
Sharecropper kills six children, self, St. Petersburg Times (October 3, 1956)


151. Soper, Roland, 28* March 4/5 1959 Lancastermarker, OHmarker U.S.marker MO Committed suicide Family Of Seven Killed In "Mass Murder, Suicide", The Lima News (March 8, 1959)
Woman discovers six murders and a suicide, Rome News-Tribune (March 8, 1959)
Bodies of seven found on farm, The Bend Bulletin (March 7, 1959)
Man kills six, takes own life, Spokane Daily Chronicle (March 7, 1959)

152. Pitelka, Charles E., 34* May 13 1961 Lockportmarker, ILmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Six in family die - Man Kills Wife, 4 of Their 5 Children and Himself, The New York Times (May 14, 1961)
Find 6 dead - Husband leaves suicide note, Chicago Daily Tribune (May 14, 1961)
Link father's "troubles" to deaths of 7, Chicago Daily Tribune (May 15, 1961)
Hold services for parents, 5 slain children, Chicago Daily Tribune (May 18, 1961)

153. Bauer, Roland, 31* May 6 1962 Zionmarker, ILmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Father slays six, then kills himself, The New York Times (May 7, 1962)
7 in family found slain, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (May 7, 1962)
Ex mental patient slays his wife, 5 children, kills self, Ocala Star-Banner (May 7, 1962)
154. Gregor, Elizabeth, 44* June 17 1963 Prospectmarker, PAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Butler County Woman Kills 6 in Family, Self, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (June 18, 1963)
"Nice Person" kills her 5 children, husband and self, The Evening Independent (June 18, 1963)
155. Buschbeck, Kurt-Hermann, 44* Aug. 4/5 1968 Breitenbachmarker Germanymarker MO Committed suicide Erfolgloser Erfinder löschte seine ganze Familie aus, Hamburger Abendblatt (August 6, 1968)
Disgusted Businessman Kills Himself, Family, The Hartford Courant (August 6, 1968)
156. Bray, Charles, 40* Dec. 19 1968 Napamarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F O Committed suicide Berserk man kills 6 of his 7 children, The New York Times (December 20, 1968)
Father sued for divorce kills 6 kids, Eugene Register-Guard (December 19, 1968)
157. O'Leary, George T.* June 8/9 1973 Bostonmarker, MAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Security Guard Kills Self After Slaying Wife, 5 of 6 Children, Los Angeles Times (June 11, 1973)
Kills wife, 5 children before taking own life, Ludington Daily News (June 11, 1973)
Father kills wife, children, himself, Rome News-Tribune (June 11, 1973)
Guard kills wife, 5 children, self, Daily News (June 12, 1973)

158. DeFeo, Ronald Joseph, 23* Nov. 13 1974 Amityvillemarker, NYmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to six consecutive life terms
159. Nelson, Simon Peter, 46* Jan. 6 1978 Rockfordmarker, ILmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to six consecutive prison terms of 100 to 200 years
Also killed a dog
Mass murder rocks neighborhood, Rome News-Tribune (January 9, 1978)
6 children slain, father charged, Ocala Star-Banner (January 8, 1978)
Killer of Six Children Sentenced, The New York Times (June 14, 1978)
160. Gilbert, Gene, 28* Jan. 3 1981 Delmarmarker, IAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Five children, both parents bullet victims, Eugene Register-Guard (January 5, 1981)
Same gun used in suicide, family deaths, The Free Lance–Star (January 7, 1981)
161. Sobok, Ryszard, 29 Feb. 11/12 1981 Walimmarker Polandmarker M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
162. Ellis, Ronald Q., 34 May 2 1981 Clintonmarker, MDmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to five consecutive life terms plus 10 years Suspect in Six Slayings Surrenders After Manhunt, The New York Times (May 12, 1981)
Collector of guns sought in slayings, The New York Times (May 4, 1981)
Man gets life terms for family murders, Sunday Star-News (November 13, 1981)
163. Blackman, Bruce Alfred, 22* Jan. 18 1983 Coquitlammarker Canadamarker F Found not guilty by reason of insanity Accuse man of killing family during pow pow, The Bryan Times (January 19, 1983)
Six die in shooting in Vancouver suburb, Eugene Register-Guard (January 19, 1983)
– [Slain family may have been discussing domestic problems], Spokane Chronicle (January 19, 1983)
BLACKMAN, Bruce Alfred, British Columbia Review Board (January 25, 1993)

164. Day, James Alan, 36* Oct. 18 1984 Evansvillemarker, INmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Father Kills 6 Children And Himself, Police Say, The New York Times (October 19, 1984)
Father kills 6 children, himself, The Courier (October 19, 1984)
Father who killed 6 children, self had shot at wife months before, Ocala Star-Banner (October 19, 1984)
Wife protected killer in an earlier dispute, Deseret News (October 19, 1984)

165. Unknown, 63* Feb. 24 1985 Brusselsmarker Belgiummarker F Committed suicide
166. Dreesman, Robert, 40* Dec. 30 1987 Algonamarker, IAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide 7 family members shot dead in Iowa, The Victoria Advocate (December 31, 1987)
Algona, Iowa - A Time to Kill, And a Time to Heal, Time (April 8, 1991)
167. M'Maroo, William, 17 May 26 1988 Linjokamarker Kenyamarker M Died while trying to escape Kenyan teen hacks six people to death, Ocala Star-Banner (June 1, 1988)
Kenyan teen hacks six to death, The Ledger (June 1, 1988)
– Stag youth kills six, (June 1, 1988)
168. Schlaepfer, Brian, 64* May 20 1992 Pukekohemarker New Zealandmarker F Committed suicide The Schlaepfer Family Massacre at crime.co.nz
New Zealand man kills 6, then himself, Spokane Chronicle (May 20, 1992)
Day of slaughter on family farm, The New Zealand Herald (May 19, 2007)
169. Forsyth, Rick Wayne, 42 June 14 1993 Norwalkmarker, IAmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to six consecutive life terms Six killed, one critical in apparent domestic feud, The Bryan Times (June 15, 1993)
Bodies of six found at house, Ocala Star-Banner (June 15, 1993)
Sentence given for 6 deaths, Chicago Tribune (June 1, 1994)
170. Le Van Than, 41* July 12 1994 Dunkirkmarker Francemarker O Committed suicide Man found hanged near bodies of his kids, Akron Beacon Journal (July 13, 1994)
– Vater vergiftet sechs Kinder und erhängt sich, Stuttgarter Zeitung (July 13, 1994)
171. Polevoi, Alexi, 17 Feb. 27 1995 Parismarker Francemarker F Sentenced to eight years in prison Teen fatally shoots 4 kin, 2 others, The Buffalo News (February 28, 1995)
Tuerie de Louveciennes, French Wikipedia article
172. May, Peter, 32* Jan. 25 1996 Hillcrestmarker Australia Committed suicide
173. Khoua Her, 24* Sep. 3 1998 Saint Paulmarker, MNmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to 50 years in prison Woman kills children, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (September 5, 1998)
Killing of 6 kids stuns community, The Ledger (September 5, 1998)
Woman Pleads Guilty To Killing 6 Children, The New York Times (December 1, 1998)
Mother Gets 50 Years For Killing 6 Children, The New York Times (January 9, 1999)

174. Dhaneswar Ratia Jan. 13 2000 Tezpurmarker Indiamarker MO Arrested Man kills 6 kin, The Tribune (January 14, 2000)
Indian kills 'witch' family, Inependent Online (January 14, 2000)
175. Soltys, Nikolay, 27* Aug. 20 2001 Sacramentomarker, CAmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide while awaiting trial
Killed an unborn child
Rampage: Toddler Found Slain, Wired (August 21, 2001)
Grief grips Sacramento's Ukrainians, BBC News (August 22, 2001)
Jailers: Accused killer Soltys commits suicide, CNN (February 14, 2002)
176. Bauer, John, 51 Sep. 20 2001 Kirklandmarker, QCmarker Canadamarker F Committed suicide
177. Selamet, Ozan, 50 Jan. 18 2002 Brusselsmarker Belgiummarker FM Arrested Father suspected after family slain in Belgium, ABC News (January 20, 2002)
Man 'kills 5 children', The Obsever (January 20, 2002)
178. Handel, Jay, 45* March 11 2002 Quatsinomarker, BCmarker Canadamarker O Sentenced to life imprisonment Father charged in fire deaths of children, CTV News (March 16, 2002)
Handel murder case now in jury's hands, CTV News (October 1, 2003)
Jurors to continue deliberations in Handel trial, CBC News (October 1, 2003)
Father convicted of first-degree murder in deaths of his six children, CBC News (October 2, 2003)

179. Jagdiah* Aug. 19/20 2005 Madhya Pradeshmarker Indiamarker M Sentenced to death
180. Wise, Jesse Dee, 21* April 8/9 2006 Leolamarker, PAmarker U.S.marker M Arrested
181. Isadore, Hersel M., 35* Dec. 16 2006 Kansas City U.S.marker F Committed suicide Missouri Gunman Who Killed 5 Was Depressed for Weeks, Police Say, Fox News (December 17, 2006)
Death of 11-year-old brings toll to 7, The Kansas City Starmarker (December 17, 2006)
182. Huang Wenyi, 34
(黄文义)
Dec. 28 2006 Foshanmarker Chinamarker M Sentenced to death Suspended death sentence for family slayer upheld, China Daily (November 11, 2007)
Mass killer arrested, China Daily (January 3, 2007)
Mentally Ill Man Given Suspended Death Sentence, china.org.cn (July 21, 2007)
Row could have led to mass killings in Foshan, China Daily (January 6, 2007)
佛山灭门案续:黄文义狱中被岳父追讨遗产, Sohu (March 13, 2007)


183. van Heerden, Jacobus Johannes, 55* Feb. 20 2007 Vanderbijlparkmarker South Africa F Committed suicide Family of 6 wiped out with gun, news24.com (February 20, 2007)
Dad turns gun on himself after family killing, Independent Online (February 21, 2007)
184. Iftikhar Khan* Feb. 23 2007 Guli Baghmarker Pakistanmarker Man kills wife, five children, Dawn (February 25, 2007)
Pakistani man kills wife, five children, Monsters and Critics (February 25, 2007)
185. Dong Gang, 29*
(董刚)
Feb. 24 2007 Helongmarker Chinamarker M Sentenced to death Man gets death for killing six family members, China Daily (July 12, 2007)
Son kills family of six in NE China, China Daily (February 25, 2007)
董刚案终审维持死刑判决 弑父母杀兄妹残害6人, Sohu (January 1, 2008)
186. Lupoe, Ervin Antonio, 40* Jan. 27 2009 Los Angelesmarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Man kills wife, five kids, himself after being fired, CNN (January 27, 2008)
Unemployed California Dad Who Killed Family, Himself Said Hospital Incited Tragedy, Fox News (January 28, 2009)
187. Shaffer, Jacob Levi, 30 July 18 2009 Fayettevillemarker, TNmarker & Huntsvillemarker, ALmarker U.S.marker M Arrested Agents: Wife main target, last to die in rampage, Associated Press (July 21, 2009)
Police Charge Man With Six Murders in Two-State Killing Spree, Fox News (July 19, 2009)
Police say Tennessee rampage started in Alabama, San Francisco Chronicle (July 21, 2009)
188. Damas, Mesac, 33* Sep. 18 2009 Naplesmarker, FLmarker U.S.marker M Arrested Florida Mom Slain With Her 5 Children Endured Abuse, The New York Times (September 21, 2009)
Fla. Man Charged in Slayings of Wife, 5 Kids, The New York Times (September 22, 2009)
Florida Dad Accused of Killing Family Says 'Bad Spirits' Made Him Do It, Fox News (October 13, 2009)
189. Chen Wenfa, 21*
(陈文法)
Nov. 16 2009 Wumengmarker Chinamarker M Arrested Spree killing suspect caught in SW China, china.org.cn (December 1, 2009)
Police nab suspect in China who killed off family, Boston Herald (December 1, 2009)
云南禄劝乌蒙村发生特大杀人案 6人遇害1人失踪, Sohu (November 17, 2009)
云南禄劝致6死特大杀人案:失踪者有作案嫌疑, Sohu (November 18, 2009)
云南警方破获致6人死亡特大杀人案, Xinhuamarker (December 1, 2009)
公安机关山区搜捕15昼夜抓获陈文法, sina.com.cn (December 1, 2009)



189. Li Lei*
(李磊)
Nov. 23 2009 Beijing Chinamarker M Arrested Man held: 6 family members found dead, Shanghai Daily (November 30, 2009)
北京大兴6人被杀凶案告破 犯罪嫌疑人三亚落网, Xinhuamarker (November 29, 2009)
北京大兴嫌疑人杀妻灭子 手刃六人只因家庭积怨, Sohu (November 30, 2009)
80后男子刀屠六至亲被捕 称源于家庭积怨, sina.com.cn (November 30, 2009)

190. Massetti, Giuseppe* Oct. 19 1913 Rovatomarker Italymarker F O Mistaken leniency - Released murderer's crime, The Advertiser (October 22. 1913)
Criminal's terrible revenge - Committs six murders, Poverty Bay Herald (October 21, 1913)
Murders by a released criminal - Six persons killed, The Evening Post (October 21, 1913)
Furchtbarer Racheakt eines entlassenen Sträflings, Die Neue Zeitung (October 20, 1913)
Blutiges Familiendrama nächst Brescia, Neue Freie Presse (October 20, 1913)


191. Li Bingzhang
(李炳章)
March 8 2003 Beiliu City Chinamarker Sentenced to death
192. Unknown June 17 2005 Kajiadomarker Kenyamarker Arrested
193. Mintooth, Chalburn, 50* Oct. 13 1906 Newportmarker, TNmarker U.S.marker M Committed suicide Farmer destroys family, The New York Times (October 14, 1906)
– Wipes out entire family, Eau Claire Sunday Leader (October 14, 1906)
– An insane farmer wipes out family, The Fort Wayne Sentinel (October 13, 1906)


  • – Cases where all the victims were relatives of the perpetrator


W – A basic description of the weapons used in the murders
F – Firearms and other ranged weapons, especially rifles and handguns, but also bow and crossbows, grenade launchers, flamethrowers, or slingshots
M – Melee weapons, like knives, swords, spears, machetes, axes, club, rods, , or bare hands
O – Any other weapons, such as bombs, hand grenades, Molotov cocktails, poison and poisonous gas, as well as vehicle and arson attacks


Home intruders

Mass murders that occurred entirely within a domestic environment.

Perpetrator Date Year Location Country Killed Injured W Additional Notes Ref.
1. Kido, Kumatarō, 36
Tani, Yagorō
May 25 1893 Osaka Japanmarker FM Both committed suicide
2. Thomas, Christopher, 34 April 15 1984 New York Citymarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to 83 to 250 years
Killed an unborn child
N.Y. slaughter likely to have involved drugs, Daily Collegian (April 17, 1984)
Police charge Bronx man in Palm Sunday massacre, The Courier (June 20, 1984)
Defendant in the killing of 10 is guilty of reduced charge, The New York Times (July 20, 1985)
3. Hoffman, Victor Ernest, 21 Aug. 15 1967 Shell Lake, SKmarker Canadamarker F Found not guilty by reason of insanity
4. Nakamura, Kiichiro, 36
(中村喜市郎)
Sep. 7 1954 Toyotsu Japanmarker M Sentenced to death and executed 中村喜市郎・8人殺害事件
大量殺人犯 – 福岡の一家11人殺傷事件
5. Probst, Anton April 7 1866 Philadelphiamarker, PAmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to death and executed The Deering murder, The New York Times (June 9, 1866)
The Philadelphia massacre, prairieghosts.com
6. Unknown June 10 1912 Villiscamarker, IAmarker U.S.marker M Might be connected to 18 other murders
7. Layer, Henry April 22 1920 Turtle Lakemarker, NDmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to life imprisonment Find eight murdered on North Dakota Farm, The New York Times (April 25, 1920)
Admits killing 8, gets life term, The New York Times (May 14, 1920)
Farmer, wife, five children and chore boy murdered by a neighbor, The Toronto World (May 15, 1920)
Baby in cradle only survivor of 1920 mass murder, Minot Daily News (October 1, 2008)

8. Jian Xueliang, 35
(简学良)
Aug. 13 2004 Mingxing Villagemarker Chinamarker M Sentenced to death and executed 陕西柞水8-18灭门惨案凶犯简学良一审被判死刑, Xinhua (September 15, 2004)
斧头连杀8人 柞水“8•13”灭门惨案凶犯今伏法, Xinhua (September 27, 2004)
Police arrest suspect who killed two families, China Daily (August 20, 2004)
Shaanxi police put bounty on mass murderer, China Daily (August 17, 2004)

9. Unknown April 2 1948 Fukagawa Japanmarker 音江村8人惨殺事件鑑定、鋭く対立した法医学教室、白の古畑東大教授陣対黒の北大沼田教授陣
戦後の主な大量殺人事件
10. McCallum, Frederick Moses, 19 Jan. 30 1969 Buffalo Narrowsmarker Canadamarker M Arrested 4 Children Among 7 Killed With an Ax in Saskatchewan, The New York Times (January 31, 1969)
Seven slain in ax-attack, The Bryan Times (January 31, 1969)
Intruder with axe leaves seven dead, St. Petersburg Times (January 31, 1969)
12. Unknown April 24 1930 Shanghai Chinamarker M Arrested Ein siebenfacher Mörder verhaftet, Coburger Zeitung (April 29, 1930)
Ghastly crime - Six murdered in beds, The Canberra Times (April 26, 1930)
Chinese cook's revenge - Seven people butchered, The Argus (April 26, 1930)
13. Freeman, John Gilbert, 41 Sep. 3 1971 Phoenixmarker, AZmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to life imprisonment Suspect held for killing seven people, Rome News-Tribune (September 5, 1971)
Suspect Is Charged With Slaying Seven In Arizona Family, The New York Times (September 5, 1971)
Freeman guilty in mass murder, The Prescott Courier (April 25, 1975)
Freeman gets life, The Prescott Courier (May 28, 1975)

14. Kaya, Mehmet, 34 Nov. 9 1999 Bielefeldmarker Germanymarker F Committed suicide Mata a 7 personas un suicida kurdo (November 11, 1999)
Spurned teacher shoots seven dead in revenge attack on young lover's family, The Independent (November 11, 1999)
İmamın kuma katliamı, Milliyet (November 11, 1999)
İmamın aşk dehşeti, Hürriyet (November 11, 1999)

15. Coronado, Manuel Martinez, 34 May 17 1995 Guatemalamarker Sentenced to death and executed
16. Moss, Adam Matthew, 23 Aug. 30 2001 Sioux Citymarker, IAmarker U.S.marker M Sentenced to seven consecutive life terms Accused Iowa killer of 7 arraigned, CNN (September 1, 2001)
Man Is Arrested in the Killings of 5 Children and 2 Adults in Iowa, The New York Times (September 1, 2001)
Suspect to Face Charges for Iowa Slayings, Fox News (September 2, 2001)
17. Baumberger, Albert F., 22 July 7 1893 Candomarker, NDmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death and executed Baumberger may be tried, The New York Times (July 14, 1893)
Eager to lynch Bamberger, The New York Times (July 11, 1893)
Kreider Family's Funeral, The New York Times (July 13, 1893)
Death of D. S. Kreider, his wife and four daughters murdered, Terrell Times-Star (July 14, 1893)
– Shocking slaughter, Winnipeg Free Press (July 10, 1893)
– The deeds of a demon, Winnipeg Free Press (July 21, 1893)
Kreider Massacre in North Dakota
Capital crimes and criminals executed in northern Dakota Territory and North Dakota, 1885-1905





17. Davis, Arthur James, 26 Aug. 26 1966 New Havenmarker, CTmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death Killer in New Haven Slays 5, Wounds 2, The New York Times (August 27, 1966)
New Haven man, 26, guilty of slaying 6, The New York Times (November 17, 1966)
Slayer of six gets the death penalty, The New York Times (November 18, 1966)
5 slain, 2 hurt in shooting; man held, Toledo Blade (August 26, 1966)

17. Unknown, 23 Oct. 6 1983 Saint-Martin-le-Noeudmarker Francemarker M Arrested
Witness died from heart attack
Mass murder in France, The Evening Independent (October 6, 1983)
Metzger tötete sechsköpfige Familie, Hamburger Abendblatt (October 7, 1983)
18. Marks, Cyrano, 39 July 12 1999 Atlantamarker, GAmarker U.S.marker F Committed suicide Shooter's kin puzzle over man's motive, Rome News-Tribune (July 15, 1999)
Hundreds attend shooting victims' memorial tribute, Rome News-Tribune (July 16, 1999)
19. Liu Hongwei, 31
(刘洪伟)
July 10 2000 Yuhong District Chinamarker M Arrested 一打工仔在沈阳制造六死一伤午夜惨案, news.sina.com.cn (July 12, 2000)
“屠夫”午夜血洗姘妇家 杀死六人重伤一人, news.sina.com.cn (July 14, 2000)
19. Yu Qiang
(余强)
May 3 2005 Nanchangmarker Chinamarker Sentenced to death and executed 男子恋爱不成残忍杀死前女友家中6人被判死刑, Sina.com (June 14, 2005)
南昌“5•3”特大杀人案案犯连杀六人被判死刑, Xinhuamarker (June 14, 2005)
20. Xu Lian, 19
(徐立安)
June 26 2007 Yangshuomarker Chinamarker Sentenced to death 广西18岁疑犯连杀6人 包括3岁和5岁儿童, Xinhuamarker (June 28, 2007)
《阳朔六死一伤惨案》续:残暴恶徒一审被判死刑, Sina.com (September 29, 2007)
21. Jones, Thomas March 21/22 1900 Garnermarker, NCmarker U.S.marker MO Sentenced to death and executed A monstrous murder, The Fredericksburg Daily Star (March 23, 1900)
– Horrible crime in Carolina - Six colored people murdered, The Daily Index-Appeal (March 23, 1900)
Negro Preacher Hanged for Murder, The New York Times (September 1, 1900)
22. Batson, Albert Edward, 20 Feb. 13 1902 Welshmarker, LAmarker U.S.marker FM Sentenced to death and executed Horrible & Gruesome Tragedy Near Welsh, Crowley Signal (March 1, 1902)
– The Earl Family, Galveston Daily News (March 3, 1902)
– Batson pleads not guilty, Davenport Daily Republican (March 21, 1902)
– Fixing guilt on Batson, Davenport Daily Republican (April 18, 1902)
– Confessed killing the Earls, The Kerrville Mountain Sun (May 3, 1902)
Batson hanged for murder of the Earls, Richmond Times-Dispatch (August 15, 1903)



22. Davis, Walter Charley May 7 1907 San Franciscomarker, CAmarker U.S.marker F
23. Miller, Alex Dec. 21 1919 Gilcrestmarker, COmarker U.S.marker F Arrested Colorado family of 6 murdered on farm, The New York Times (December 22, 1919)
Denver farm hand held in murder of six people, Ludington Daily News (December 23, 1919)
Kills farmer, wife and four children, Los Angeles Times (December 22, 1919)
24. Harris, Frank, 56 Dec. 20 1963 Trumannmarker, ARmarker U.S.marker F O Sentenced to death
25. Simants, Erwin Charles, 29 Oct. 19 1975 Sutherlandmarker, NEmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death Neighbor Held in Slaying Of Six in Nebraska Town, The New York Times (October 20, 1975)
"Unknown" accused in 6 small town deaths, Boca Raton News (October 20, 1975)
Death sentence for killings, Ellensburg Daily Record (January 30, 1976)
26. Geschwendt, George, 24 March 12 1976 Trevosemarker, PAmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death
Also shot a dog
Neighbour is guilty in killing of family, The New York Times (July 20, 1976)
Neighbor charged in "vendetta" killing of 6, Ocala Star-Banner (March 23, 1976)
Man sentenced to death in state for slaying of six, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (June 14, 1978)
27. Shearing, David, 24 Aug. 1982 Wells Gray Parkmarker Canadamarker F O Sentenced to 25 years to life Horror in the woods, Toronto Sun (September 19, 1999)
First chance at parole for a killer, canada.com (October 21, 2008)
28. Unknown Oct. 11 1982 Berrymarker & Mallemortmarker Francemarker F Attempted suicide
29. Bannon, Charlesmarker, 22 Feb. 1930 Schafermarker, NDmarker U.S.marker M Killed by angry mob Admits slaying six on No. Dakota farm, The New York Times (December 14, 1930)
Discover three bodies in grave underneath barn, The Evening Independent (December 12, 1930)
30. Concepcion, Ramon, 28 May 2/3 1993 New York Citymarker U.S.marker MO Sentenced to 37 1/2 years in prison Boyfriend of One Victim Is Charged in 6 Slayings, The New York Times (May 5, 1993)
6 Are Found Slain In a Harlem Home That Was Set Afire, The New York Times (May 4, 1993)
Killer of 6 Is Sentenced to Prison, The New York Times (June 28, 1994)
31. Harris, Westley Devon, 22 Aug. 26 2002 Rutledgemarker, ALmarker U.S.marker F Sentenced to death Judge delays sentence in killing of six in rural Alabama, al.com (August 1, 2005)
Jurdge orders death for murderer of 6 in Alabama, Rome News-Tribune (August 13, 2005)
32. Karlik, Damian, 38 Oct. 17 2009 Rishon LeZionmarker Israelmarker M Arrested Rishon Letzion family of 6 laid to rest day after murdered at home, Haaretz (Octover 18, 2009)
Israeli 'stabbed family to death', BBC News (November 2, 2009)
Fired waiter confesses to brutal murder of all six members of Oshrenko family, Haaretz (November 3, 2009)


W – A basic description of the weapons used in the murders
F – Firearms and other ranged weapons, especially rifles and handguns, but also bow and crossbows, grenade launchers, flamethrowers, or slingshots
M – Melee weapons, like knives, swords, spears, machetes, axes, club, rods, s, or bare hands
O – Any other weapons, such as bombs, hand grenades, Molotov cocktails, poison and poisonous gas, as well as vehicle and arson attacks


References

  1. Killer of 11 Is Given 11 Life Sentences, The New York Times (July 15, 1975)
  2. Slayer of nine adds 4 to his gruesome list, Prescott Evening Courier (February 1, 1927)
  3. Wife kills all her seven children - She was insane over death of her soldier husband, The Fort Wayne News (February 11, 1916)
  4. Griechischer Bauer tötet sieben Menschen, Hamburger Abendblatt (June 30, 1981)
  5. Five People Killed in California Shootings, The New York Times (April 15, 1989)
  6. Kirchschlager, Michael: Preußische Kriminalchronik hingerichteter Verbrecher; Kirchschlager, 2007. ISBN 978-3934277144
  7. Crazy farmer kills wife, 6 children, The New York Times (December 26, 1929)
  8. Kills family, self, The Milwaukee Sentinel (July 23, 1968)
  9. 岩槻・家族7人殺人事件
  10. Raymond Wahia Ratima at crime.co.nz
  11. Dies with her six children, The New York Times (October 24, 1911)
  12. Family of seven shot dead in home, The New York Times (September 6, 1921)
  13. Kills 6 children and herself by gas, The New York Times (February 16, 1929)
  14. Family perish in fire - Murder arson, and suicide, The Canberra Times (February 27, 1929)
  15. Family tragedy, The Sydney Morning Herald (August 22. 1931)
  16. Une tragédie à Zurich, Journal de Genéve (April 27, 1943)
  17. Article about Ryszard Sobok at Polish Wikipedia
  18. Amoklauf, Hamburger Abendblatt (February 25, 1985)
  19. Brits in horror, Sunday Mail (January 28, 1996)
  20. Montreal dad left letters about family in paradise, CBC (September 21, 2001)
  21. SC awards death to man who hacked wife, 5 children, The Times of India (September 19, 2009)
  22. Pennsylvania Man Accused of Murdering 6 Relatives, The New York Times (April 14, 2006)
  23. 宅基建设起纷争竟然杀了六口人 北流一杀人恶魔一审被判处极刑, Sina.com (August 12, 2003)
  24. Man held over death of six relatives, Daily Nation (June 18, 2005)
  25. The Official Site of the Villisca Axe Murders of 1912
  26. Crazy man kills six, The New York Times (May 8, 1907)
  27. Ex-convict questioned in Arkansas death of 6, Deseret News (December 23, 1963)
  28. Eifersüchtiger ermordete in Frankreich sechs Menschen, Hamburger Abendblatt (October 13, 1982)



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