Elisabeth Wiese Known as the "Angel Maker of St. Pauli" due to the fact that she lived in St. Pauli, Hamburg at the time the gruesome and cold-blooded murders of five children, one of her victims being the son of her own daughter Paula Berkefeld. Married Heinrich Wiese in 1888 later tried to slit his throat with a razor, was sent to prison but later released. Wiese poisoned her grandchild and four others with morphine and burned their bodies in a stove in 1902 and 1903. On October 10, 1904 Wiese was sentenced to death by guillotine.
Serial Killer Elisabeth Wiese (aka) Angel Maker of St. Pauli, was active for 2 years between 1902-1903, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: Germany
Elisabeth Wiese was born on July 1st 1853 in Bilshausen, Germany.
Wiese a heterosexual female citizen of Germany. Wiese Married Heinrich Wiese which she tried to murder several times. She had 1 Daughter Paula which she forced into prostituion.
Prior to her spree she had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.
In 1902 (Age 48/49) Elisabeth Wiese started her killing spree, during her crimes as a serial killer she was known to murder her victims. At the time of her crimes she was living with with daughter Paula in St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany, where Wiese was known to work as a serial killer.
She was arrested on October 10th 1904 (Age 51), convicted on October 10th 1904 (Age 51), sentenced to execution by guillotine at St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany. Wiese was convicted on charges of fraud and other possible charges during her lifetime. Elisabeth Wiese was executed on February 2nd 1905 (Age 51).
Elisabeth Wiese died on February 2nd 1905 (Age 51), cause of death: capital punishment, decapitation by guillotine at Hamburg, Germany. She is buried at Munich Waldfriedhof, cemetery.
Elisabeth Wiese has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
|Nickname:||Angel Maker of St. Pauli|
|Victims:||5 - 5|
|Years Active:||1902 - 1903|
|Ages Active:||48/49 - 49/50|
|Life Span:||1853 - 1905|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♋ Cancer |
Jun 21 - Jul 23
|Marital Status:||Married Heinrich Wiese which she tried to murder several times|
|Children:||1 Daughter Paula which she forced into prostituion|
|Living With:||with daughter Paula in St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany|
|D.O.B.:||Jul 1, 1853|
|Birth Location:||Bilshausen, Germany|
|Arrested:||Oct 10, 1904 (Age 51)|
|Convicted:||Oct 10, 1904 (Age 51)|
|Sentence:||execution by guillotine|
|Prison Location:||St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany|
|Executed:||Feb 2, 1905 (Age 51)|
|Death Date:||Feb 2, 1905 (Age 51)|
|Manner of Death:||capital punishment|
|Cause of Death:||decapitation by guillotine|
|Death Location:||Hamburg, Germany|
|Burial Location:||Munich Waldfriedhof, cemetery|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Elisabeth Wiese. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Jul 01 1853||Elisabeth Wiese was born in Bilshausen, Germany. #18530701|
|Jul 01 1873|
|Jul 01 1883|
|Jul 01 1893|
|Elisabeth Wiese started her serial killing spree. #1902|
|Elisabeth Wiese ended her serial killing spree. #1903|
|Jul 01 1903|
|Oct 10 1904|
|Elisabeth Wiese arrested. #19041010|
|Oct 10 1904|
|Elisabeth Wiese was convictedand sentenced to execution by guillotine at St. Pauli, Hamburg, Germany. #19041010|
|Feb 02 1905|
|Elisabeth Wiesewas executed.cause of death:capital punishment,decapitation by guillotineat Hamburg, Germany .She is buried at Munich Waldfriedhof, cemetery. #19050202|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Elisabeth Wiese (1902-1903).
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|living with children||TRUE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
Elisabeth Wiese (1 July 1853 – 2 February 1905) was a German serial killer from Hamburg, convicted and executed for the killing of five children.
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