Amelia Dyer

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Amelia Dyer
Amelia Dyer in 1893
Amelia Elizabeth Hobley

Died10 June 1896 (aged 66/67)
Newgate Prison, London, England
OccupationSerial Killer

Amelia Dyer (1829[1] - 10 June 1896) was an English serial killer, after she was widowed in 1869 she started baby farming. She was executed in 1896 at Newgate Prison.

The victim count is often said to be about 400, however likely to be higher, making her one of the most prolific serial killers.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Amelia Dyer | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers".