Maria Swanenburg (Maria Catherina Swanenburg) a Dutch serial killer known as Goeie Mie and Goede Mie (Good Mie). Swanenburg poisoned at least a hundred people with arsenic, of whom twenty-seven died between 1880 and 1883 in Leiden, Netherlands. She was suspected of killing more than ninety people. She was found guilty of murder of her last three victims and sentenced to life in prison. Maria Catherina Swanenburg died in prison in 1915.
Serial Killer Maria Swanenburg (aka) Goeie Mie, Good Mie, was active for 4 years between 1880-1883, known to have ( 27 confirmed / 90 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Netherlands
Maria Swanenburg was born (Maria Catharina Swanenburg) on September 9th 1839 in Leiden, municipality in South Holland, Netherlands. She was raised by both parents. Her father, Clemens Swanenburg, poisoned by Maria. Her mother, Johanna Dingjan, poisoned by Maria.
Swanenburg a heterosexual female citizen of Kingdom of the Netherlands. Swanenburg married Johannes van der Linden in 1868. She had nine children, five sons and four daughters, two daughters dies at a young age.
In 1880 (Age 40/41) Maria Swanenburg started her killing spree, during her crimes as a serial killer she was known to rob, murder her victims. She was known to kill at both her home and the home of the victim. At the time of her crimes she was living with her husband and children, where Swanenburg was known to work as a ارهابي, serial killer.
She was arrested on December 15th 1883 (Age 44), convicted on May 1st 1885 (Age 45), sentenced to life imprisonment at a correctional facility in Gorinchem, Netherlands. Swanenburg was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during her lifetime.
Maria Swanenburg died on April 11th 1915 (Age 75), cause of death: natural causes at a correctional facility in Gorinchem, municipality in South Holland, the Netherlands.
Maria Swanenburg has been listed on Killer.Cloud since January of 2019 and was last updated 11 months ago.
|Nickname:||Goeie Mie, Good Mie|
|Victims:||27 - 90|
|Years Active:||1880 - 1883|
|Ages Active:||40/41 - 43/44|
|Life Span:||1839 - 1915|
|Citizenship:||Kingdom of the Netherlands|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♍ Virgo |
Aug 23 - Sep 23
|Marital Status:||married Johannes van der Linden in 1868|
|Children:||nine children, five sons and four daughters, two daughters dies at a young age|
|Living With:||her husband and children|
|Occupation:||ارهابي, serial killer|
|D.O.B.:||Sep 9, 1839|
|Birth Name:||Maria Catharina Swanenburg|
|Native Name:||Maria Swanenburg|
|Birth Location:||Leiden, municipality in South Holland, Netherlands|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Mother:||Johanna Dingjan, poisoned by Maria|
|Father:||Clemens Swanenburg, poisoned by Maria|
|Arrested:||Dec 15, 1883 (Age 44)|
|Convicted:||May 1, 1885 (Age 45)|
|Prison Location:||a correctional facility in Gorinchem, Netherlands|
|Death Date:||Apr 11, 1915 (Age 75)|
|Cause of Death:||natural causes|
|Death Location:||a correctional facility in Gorinchem, municipality in South Holland, the Netherlands|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 16 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Maria Swanenburg. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Sep 09 1839||Maria Swanenburg was born in Leiden, municipality in South Holland, Netherlands. #18390909|
|Sep 09 1859|
|May 13 1868|
| married Johannes van der Linden #18680513 |
|Sep 09 1869|
|Sep 09 1879|
|Maria Swanenburg started her serial killing spree. #1880|
|Maria Swanenburg ended her serial killing spree. #1883|
|Dec 15 1883|
|Maria Swanenburg arrested. #18831215|
|Apr 23 1885|
| Swanenburg's trail began #18850423 |
Location: The Hague Court of Appeal in The Hague, Netherlands
|May 01 1885|
|Maria Swanenburg was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment at a correctional facility in Gorinchem, Netherlands. #18850501|
|Jun 29 1885|
| rejection of her appeal in cassation #18850629 |
Location: The Court of Cassation, the highest level of appeal in France.
|Jan 29 1886|
| divorced Johannes van der Linden #18860129 |
|Sep 09 1889|
|Sep 09 1899|
|Sep 09 1909|
|Apr 11 1915|
|Maria Swanenburg died. cause of death: natural causes at a correctional facility in Gorinchem, municipality in South Holland, the Netherlands. #19150411|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Maria Swanenburg (1880-1883).
| 40 / 40 |
|living with children||TRUE||267|
|kill at killers home||TRUE||315|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||318|
|killed in prison||FALSE||210|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||190|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|problems in school||FALSE||218|
|teased in school||FALSE||215|
|sex with body||FALSE||426|
|ate part of body||FALSE||445|
|totem body part||FALSE||361|
|totem personal item||FALSE||350|
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Maria Catherina Swanenburg (9 September 1839 in Leiden – 11 April 1915 in Gorinchem) was a Dutch serial killer, who murdered at least 27, and was suspected of killing more than 90 people. Swanenburg was the daughter of Clemens Swanenburg and Johanna Dingjan. After her first two daughters died at a young age, she married Johannes van der Linden on 13 May 1868.
Maria Swanenburg is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database