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Adams, John

Adams, John

John Adams (1949– ) is a historian, public servant, author, and ghost tour guide. John Adams was born on June ...
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Allan Kardec

Allan Kardec

Allan Kardec (1804–1869) is the pseudonym of French physician Hippolyte Leon Denizard Rivail, who founded Spiritism (also known as Kardecism) ...
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Ancestor Worship

Ancestor worship is the worship of deceased relatives, or ancestors, as if they were deities. Ancestor worship may take several ...
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Animism

Animism

Animism is the name given by E. B. Tylor, the founder of modern anthropology, to the system of beliefs about ...
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Automatism

Automatism is an unconscious muscular movement often attributed to supernatural guidance. Automatisms involve physical activity, especially creative endeavors such as ...
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Balfour Family

The Balfour family was a prominent Scottish family, several of whom were closely involved in the Society for Psychical Research ...
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Beans in Ghost Lore

Beans have numerous associations with ghosts, the souls of the dead, the powers of the dwellers of the underworld and ...
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Carl Gustav Jung

Jung, Carl Gustav (1875–1961) Swiss psychiatrist and early follower of Sigmund Freud who eventually broke with him partly over the ...
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Chaffin Will Case

The Chaffin Will Case is an unusual case in which the apparition of a deceased man appeared to one of ...
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Cheltenham Haunting

Cheltenham Haunting

Cheltenham Haunting Sometimes called the “Morton Case,” after the family in whose home it occurred, this case is distinguished by ...
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Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal

Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal (CSICOP) Membership organization based in Buffalo, New York, devoted to ...
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Crookes, Sir William

Crookes, Sir William

Sir William Crookes (1832–1919) was one of the 19th century’s greatest scientists, an honored chemist and physicist, and an early ...
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Curse of Little Bastard

Curse of Little Bastard

The curse of Little Bastard : The life and promising film career of the American actor James Dean were cut ...
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Dieppe Raid Case

Dieppe Raid Case : Reports of the hearing of ghostly sounds of a bloody World War II air and sea ...
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Drake, Sir Francis

Drake, Sir Francis

Sir Francis Drake (1540–1596) was an English navigator, who, in legend, is reputed to have been a wizard. Sir Francis ...
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Dzibai

Dzibai (Ghost Midewiwin) The Mide Society (formerly the Midewiwin Society), the medicine society of the Ojibwa (Native Americans), a fraternity ...
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Ed Okonowicz

Ed Okonowicz is a Professional storyteller and author of numerous books on Ghosts and Hauntings, especially in the Mid-Atlantic region ...
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Edgehill, battle of

The battle of Edgehill was the first major battle of the English Civil War, and one of the most famous cases of ...
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Flight 401

Flight 401 Doomed commercial airplane that crashed in Florida, killing all aboard. The ghosts of the captain and flight engineer ...
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Funeral Rites and Customs

Societies have a wide variety of ways of disposing of their dead, ranging from exposure of the body on the ...
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Ghost Dance

Ghost Dance is a Native American religious movement that arose in the mid-19th century in the plains and western portion ...
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Ghost Seers

ghost seers In folklore throughout the world, it is thought that persons born at a certain time of day, or ...
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Ghost Sickness

ghost sickness The belief that the ghosts of the dead can cause illness and death. In the animistic system of ...
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Ghosts of Angela Webb

Ghosts of Angela Webb

Ghosts of Angela Webb, The Independent film portraying a bizarre, true, and tragic Haunting of a privately owned house in ...
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Ghosts vs. Spirits

Ghosts vs. Spirits

Ghosts vs. Spirits : According to the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, the definition of a ghost is “a disembodied soul; especially ...
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Ghosts, Hauntings and Witchcraft

Ghosts, Hauntings and Witchcraft

Hauntings by ghosts and poltergeists are sometimes blamed on witches and witchcraft, particularly in areas where fear of Magic runs ...
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Harry Houdini

Harry Houdini

Houdini, Harry (1874–1926) A master illusionist and escape artist, Harry Houdini was perhaps the greatest stage magician of all time ...
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Hope, William

William Hope (1863–1933) was a famous spirit photographer, considered a genuine master by some and a consummate trickster by others. Although ...
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How to Avoid Ghosts and Other Paranormal Encounters

How to Avoid Ghosts and Other Paranormal Encounters

Last night while flipping through the channels, I came upon the show, Celebrity Ghost Stories. I have to say Hollywood`s ...
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Italian Bride

Italian Bride

The Italian Bride is a ghost of a young woman whose body was found to be inexplicably undecayed six years ...
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James Kidd

James Kidd

James Kidd (1879–1949?) was an American prospector who disappeared in 1949 and left a will stating that his estate of ...
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Lemuria

Lemuria (also Lemuralia) Ancient Rome’s annual threeday festival for appeasing the Lemures, the spirits of the dead, especially those of ...
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Lord Thomas Lyttleton

Lord Thomas Lyttleton

(1744–1779) The case of Lord Thomas Lyttleton, called the “Wicked Lord” and the “Bad Lord Lyttleton” because of his ill ...
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Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874–1942) was a teacher, journalist, poet, and famed children’s fiction writer, who had numerous paranormal experiences. Life ...
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Oiwa

Oiwa

Oiwa Also known as: The Yotsuya ghost Origin: Japan Classification: Onryo, Yurei When Oiwa and Iemon first married, he was ...
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Palm Sunday Case

The Palm Sunday Case is an unique English case famous in the annals of psychical research for its evidence of ...
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Judika Illes

Phii Mae Mai

Phii Mae Mai The Widow Ghost Also known as: Phi Mae Maai Origin: Thailand Classification: Ghost Women who suffer abrupt, ...
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Judika Illes

Phii Ruan

Phii Ruan The House Ghost Origin: Thailand Not all ghosts are dangerous or troublesome. Some are friendly, helpful, and protective ...
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Judika Illes

Phii Tai Hong

Phii Tai Hong Origin: Thailand Classification: Ghost Phii Tai Hong are souls of those who died violent deaths. In turn, ...
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Phii Tai Tang Klom

Phii Tai Tang Klom Origin: Thailand Classification: Ghost Phii Tai Tang Klom are ghosts of women who died during pregnancy ...
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Poltergeist Cases

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Queen’s Bank : Haunting of Coutts & Co.

Queen’s Bank Haunting of Coutts & Co., one of the most prestigious banks in England, which ended in a Spirit ...
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R-101 Case

R-101 Case Incident involving the famous Irish Medium Eileen J. Garrett, in which spirits of the dead allegedly solved the ...
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Sir Simon Marsden

Sir Simon Marsden

Sir Simon Marsden (1948–2012 ) was a fine arts photographer whose work includes stunning portraits of haunted places. Life Sir ...
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Slain Legionnaires

Slain Legionnaires In May 1912, several companies of French Legionnaires in a lonely desert blockhouse in Algeria were witness to ...
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Suicide in ghost lore

suicide In Ghost and Haunting lore, the suspected cause of a lingering presence. Suicide is taboo in most cultures, except ...
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Thompson-Gifford Case

Thompson-Gifford Case A case of apparent spirit obsession, and the most famous case investigated by James H. Hyslop, psychical researcher ...
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To Dream About a Ghost

Some folks are of the belief that ghosts seen in their dreams are actual representations of the dead. However, many ...
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Tree Ghosts

tree ghosts Trees are widely believed to be favorite dwelling places for Ghosts of the dead. In northern India, for ...
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What to Look for in a Paranormal Investigator

What to Look for in a Paranormal Investigator People who are dealing with a haunting in their homes go through ...
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White Noise

White Noise (2005) First major film to feature a plot based on Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP). White Noise, produced by ...
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William Lyon Mackenzie King

William Lyon Mackenzie King

William Lyon Mackenzie King (1874–1950) Canadian prime minister and spiritualist. William Lyon Mackenzie King was born on December 17, 1874, ...
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Wilmot Apparition

Wilmot Apparition

Wilmot Apparition An APPARITION of the living, both collective and reciprocal, that occurred on board a steamship in 1863. The ...
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Yurei

Yurei

Yurei Yurei, a Japanese word that literally means “faint soul,” refers to a kind of ghost. The word is now ...
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