Hélène Jégado

  Active for 19 years
(1833-1851) in France




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Hélène Jégado a French domestic servant and serial killer who is believed to have murdered as many as 36 people with arsenic over a period of 18 years. She was arrested on July 1, 1851. Jégado was sentenced to death by guillotine and executed on the Champ-de-Mars in Rennes on February 26, 1852.

Hélène Jégado Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Hélène Jégado, was active for 19 years between 1833-1851, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 36 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: France

Hélène Jégado a female citizen of France.

In 1833 Hélène Jégado started her killing spree, during her crimes as a serial killer she was known to murder her victims.

Hélène Jégado died on February 26th 1852, cause of death: guillotine at Rennes, commune in Ille-et-Vilaine, France.

Profile Completeness: 31%
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Hélène Jégado has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 2 months ago.

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Updated: 2019-03-09 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Hélène Jégado
Nickname: N/A
Victims: 3 - 36
Years Active: 1833 - 1851
Active Countries: France
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span:      - 1852
Gender: Female
Citizenship: France
Sexual Preference: N/A
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: serial killer, domestic worker cook
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Native Name: Hélène Jégado
Given Name: Hélène
Birth Location: Plouhinec, commune in Morbihan, France
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Rasied By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
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Arrested: N/A
Convicted: N/A
Sentence: N/A
Prison Location: N/A
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: Feb 26, 1852
Cause of Death: guillotine
Death Location: Rennes, commune in Ille-et-Vilaine, France
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
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Books that Mention Hélène Jégado

Book: Mistresses of mayhem (mentions serial killer Hélène Jégado)
Francine Hornberger
Mistresses of mayhem
Book: Bad Girls Do It! (mentions serial killer Hélène Jégado)
Michael Newton
Bad Girls Do It!
Book: Contemporary Perspectives on Serial... (mentions serial killer Hélène Jégado)
Ronald M. Holmes
Contemporary Perspectives on Serial Murder
Book: Historical Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Hélène Jégado)
Don Rauf
Historical Serial Killers
Book: She Stands Accused (mentions serial killer Hélène Jégado)
Victor Macclure
She Stands Accused

5 Books that mention Serial Killer
Hélène Jégado

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
0028642600 Mistresses of mayhem 1
1559501049 Bad Girls Do It! 2
0761914218 Contemporary Perspectives... 7
0766072916 Historical Serial Killers 1
159605719x She Stands Accused 1

Hélène Jégado (1803 – 26 February 1852) was a French domestic servant and serial killer. She is believed to have murdered as many as 36 people with arsenic over a period of 18 years. After an initial period of activity, between 1833 and 1841, she seems to have stopped for nearly ten years before a final spree in 1851.

External References
  1. Q2160191 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Mar 9, 2019.
  2. Hélène Jégado on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 9, 2019.
  3. Hélène Jégado on fr.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 9, 2019.
  4. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Hélène JÉGADO on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Mar 9, 2019.
  5. Jessica Ferri, Hélène Jégado, the Servant Serial Killer on the-line-up.com, Retrieved on Mar 9, 2019.
Internal References

Hélène Jégado is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #47 of 75 [ Page 4 ] of Female Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  2. #50 of 642 [ Page 4 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  3. #288 of 642 [ Page 20 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  4. #497 of 642 [ Page 34 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #507 of 642 [ Page 34 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
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