Axeman of New Orleans

  Active for 2 years
(1918-1919) in United States

6

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

6

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 2 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 17 Books About Axeman of New Orleans
  14. 3 External References
  15. Internal References

Axeman of New Orleans an American serial killer active in New Orleans, Louisiana murdered at least six people in the New Orleans area from May 1918 to October 1919. The perpetrator was never identified, and the murders remain unsolved.

Axeman of New Orleans Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Axeman of New Orleans, was active for 2 years between 1918-1919, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States

In 1918 Axeman of New Orleans started his/her killing spree, during his/her crimes as a serial killer he/she was known to murder his/her victims.

Profile Completeness: 26%
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Axeman of New Orleans has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.

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Axeman of New Orleans
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Updated: 2018-11-05 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: The Axeman of New Orleans
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 6 - 6
Years Active: 1918 - 1919
Active Countries: United States
Characteristics
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Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
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Suicide: N/A
2 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Axeman of New Orleans

The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Axeman of New Orleans. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
1918
Axeman of New Orleans started his/her serial killing spree. #1918
1919
Axeman of New Orleans ended his/her serial killing spree. #1919
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Books that Mention Axeman of New Orleans

Book: The Axeman (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Ray Celestin
The Axeman
Book: Empire of Sin (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Gary Krist
Empire of Sin
Book: The Axeman's Jazz (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Julie Smith
The Axeman's Jazz
Book: New Orleans Mourning (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Julie Smith
New Orleans Mourning
Book: Dead Man's Blues: A Novel (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Ray Celestin
Dead Man's Blues: A Novel
Book: Shake the Devil Off (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Ethan Brown
Shake the Devil Off
Book: The Terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Rick Geary
The Terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans
Book: The Terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans (mentions serial killer Axeman of New Orleans)
Rick Geary
The Terrible Axe-Man of New Orleans

17 Books that mention Serial Killer
Axeman of New Orleans

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1492609161 The Axeman 1
0770437079 Empire of Sin 2
0345483243 The Axeman's Jazz 1
0804107386 New Orleans Mourning 1
1681776081 Dead Man's Blues: A Novel 1
1429992549 Shake the Devil Off 1
1681121794 The Terrible Axe-Man of N... 1
1561635812 The Terrible Axe-Man of N... 1
161374871x Axeman of New Orleans 1
149260917x The Axeman 1
161775384x New Orleans Noir: The Cla... 1
1722765224 The Axeman of New Orleans 1
0275990648 Serial Murder and Media C... 8
1447258886 The Axeman's Jazz 1
161374868x The Axeman of New Orleans 1
0816069875 The Encyclopedia of Seria... 108
1682994589 The Axman of New Orleans 1

The Axeman of New Orleans was an American serial killer active in New Orleans, Louisiana (and surrounding communities, including Gretna), from May 1918 to October 1919. Press reports during the height of public panic about the killings mentioned similar murders as early as 1911, but recent researchers have called these reports into question. The perpetrator was never identified, and the murders remain unsolved.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Axeman of New Orleans on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 15, 2018.
  2. Q278475 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Nov 5, 2018.
  3. Miriam Davis, The Axeman of New Orleans on www.smithsonianmag.com, Retrieved on Nov 5, 2018.
Internal References

Axeman of New Orleans is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #156 of 327[ Page 11 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  2. #335 of 651[ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #443 of 651[ Page 30 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  4. #503 of 651[ Page 34 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  5. #630 of 651[ Page 42 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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