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This is a list of familicides that occurred in Europe. Being part of the List of rampage killers the latter's terms of inclusion are also applied here.

For familicides in Asia see: List of familicides in Asia
For familicides in the United States see: List of familicides in the United States
For familicides in other countries see: List of familicides

Perpetrator
Date
Year
Location
Country
Killed
Injured W
Additional notes
Ref.
1. Menci, Angiolo, 42 May 11 1900 Le Case Nuove Italy
10
3
FMA Arrested
Killed numerous animals
2. Girerd, Roger, 34* May 20 1965 Charvieu-Chavagneux France
10
0
FM Committed suicide
Also killed a dog
[1]
3. Brückner, Wilhelm, 31* June 6/7 1925 Hassenberg &
Lindenberg
German Reich
9
1
 M Committed suicide
4. Bihl, Christoff* Aug. 25 1580 Zabern Holy Roman Empire
9
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
5. Austin, Thomas* 1694 Cullompton U.K.
9
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
Had killed a man previously
6. King, Leonard, 40* Sep. 18 1954 Shotton U.K.
8
1
 MP Committed suicide
Also killed a dog
7. Eisenbeiß, Hans, 42 April 28 1606 Eliasbrunn Holy Roman Empire
8
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
8. Elfskifsen, ---, 54* Aug. 11/12 1843 Härnösand Sweden
8
0
 M Arrested [2]
9. Thode, Timm, 22 Aug. 7/8 1866 Groß-Campen German Confederation
8
0
 MA Sentenced to death and executed
Also killed a dog and wounded another
10. Diószegi, Flórián Aug. 21 1893 Hódmezővásárhely Austria-Hungary
8
0
 M Sentenced to life imprisonment [3]
11. Kisselef, Ign.* March 1912 Trufanowsk Russian Empire
8
0
 M Arrested
12. Baysang, Charles, 40* April 6 1922 Durlinsdorf France
8
0
 M Sentenced to death, later pardoned
13. Estakis, Valla* Sep. 1928 Greece
8
0
F
13. Lambrecht, Karl, 52* June 6 1934 Aichhalden German Reich
8
0
Committed suicide
Killed several pigs
14. Kecinski, Harry, 44* April 20/21 1970 Fahrdorf West Germany
8
0
F Committed suicide [4]
15. Belov, Oleg Petrovich, 52*
(Олег Петрович Белов)
July 25 2015 Nizhny Novgorod Russia
8
0
 M Arrested
Killed an unborn child
[5]
16. Unknown* Jan. 1927 Petergof Soviet Union
8
?
 M Arrested
17. Čedić, Dragan, 31 July 27 2002 Leskovac Serbia
7
4
F Committed suicide [6]
18. Huseynov, Rafiq, 36 Oct. 1 2014 Sefikyurd Azerbaijan
7
2
F E Arrested [7]
19. Staridas, Spyros Athanasios, 33 June 28 1981 Palaiomonastiro Greece
7
1-3
F Committed suicide
20. Taylor, Frank* March 7 1895 London U.K.
7
1
 M Committed suicide [8]
21. Giorgi, Nicola, 50 July 20 1922 Pietrafitta Italy
7
1
F Arrested [9]
22. Endres, Blasius Aug. 9 1585 Wangen im Allgäu Holy Roman Empire
7
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
23. Unknown* June 12 1597 Sprottau Holy Roman Empire
7
0
Sentenced to death and executed
24. Mosenheuer, Michel* Jan. 13/14 1616 Benterode Holy Roman Empire
7
0
 M Committed suicide
25. Rosenzweig, Heinrich* Jan. 2 1621 Quedlinburg Holy Roman Empire
7
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
26. Whitworth, William Henry, 39* May 18 1860 Sandown Fort U.K.
7
0
 M Found not guilty by reason of insanity [10]
27. Duggan, Walter James* June 28 1869 London U.K.
7
0
 P Committed suicide [11]
28. Derby, Samuel Hill, 35* Feb. 1888 Salford U.K.
7
0
 P Committed suicide [12]
29. Bienert, Ernst Julius, 39* Dec. 14 1903 Meißen German Reich
7
0
 P Sentenced to four years in prison
30. Boronkoff, Ivan, 45* March 16 1904 Kotjoff Russian Empire
7
0
 M Committed suicide
31. Wilsdorf, Edmund Hermann, 51* March 10 1907 Dresden German Reich
7
0
F Committed suicide
32. Szczuka, ---* Feb. 9 1910 Zarizyn Russian Empire
7
0
 M Arrested
33. Bratz, Alfred, 50* Jan. 9 1914 Soldau German Reich
7
0
FMP Committed suicide
Also killed a dog
34. Schützenhöfer, Anna, 43* Nov. 30 1915 Dörfl Austria-Hungary
7
0
 M Committed suicide
35. Cavel, Johann July 31 1928 Körmend Hungary
7
0
F Committed suicide
36. Larssen, Øyvind, 20* March 30 1932 Verdal Norway
7
0
 MA Arrested
37. Giebel, Friedrich, 38* Oct. 19/20 1940 Mainz German Reich
7
0
 M Committed suicide
38. Hansen, Peter Christian, 36* April 14 1949 Nejede Denmark
7
0
 M Found not guilty by reason of insanity
39. Capek, Franz, 41* Oct. 7 1956 Waltersdorf Austria
7
0
 M Committed suicide
40. Antonello, Mauro, 40 Oct. 15 2002 Chieri Italy
7
0
F Committed suicide [13]
41. Rösthell, Jörg* April 11 1599 Breslau Holy Roman Empire
7
?
 M
42. Heikkilä, Kalle* April 5 1905 Karhuselkä Finland
6
1
FM Arrested
43. Karapetiez, --- March 31 1907 Alexandropol Russian Empire
6
1
 M Committed suicide
44. Konieczny, Czesław, 25* Dec. 1/2 1929 Peruschütz Poland
6
1
 M Sentenced to death and executed
45. Haroutunian, Joanes, 43* Jan. 31 1930 Marseille France
6
1
F Committed suicide
46. Schimansky, Franz, 41* April 3 1930 Merkstein German Reich
6
1
 M Sentenced to 10 years in prison [14]
47. Tymkow, Wasyl, 30 Feb. 10 1937 Krasne Poland
6
1
F Attempted suicide
48. Barboux, Roger, 33 Oct. 19 1954 Dun-le-Poëlier France
6
1
FMA Committed suicide
49. Kaya, Hakan, 24* Dec. 22 2000 Salzgitter Germany
6
1
F Sentenced to life imprisonment
Killed an unborn child
[15]
50. Petrović, Tomislav, 45 May 29 2008 Gornja Lipnica & Trstje Bosnia and Herzegovina
6
1
F Sentenced to 40 years in prison [16]
51. Šefer, Rade, 55*
(Раде Шефер)
May 17 2015 Orom & Martonoš Serbia
6
1
F Killed [17]
52. Unknown* 1614 Valencia Spain
6
0
Sentenced to death and executed
53. Rüsau, Johann Georg, 52* Aug. 15. 1803 Hamburg German Confederation
6
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed [18]
54. Moog, Johann Gottlieb* Aug. 21 1817 Frankfurt German Confederation
6
0
 M Committed suicide
Killed an unborn child
[19]
55. Holzwart, Christian* Dec. 28/29 1845 Sudenburg German Confederation
6
0
 MA Sentenced to death [20]
56. Brough, Mary Ann, 43* June 10 1854 Esher U.K.
6
0
 M Found not guilty by reason of insanity
57. Unknown* 1856 Livorno Italy
6
0
 M Committed suicide
58. Rodewald, Eduard, 34* Jan. 8 1862 Sobrusan Austrian Empire
6
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
59. Errigo, Giuseppe, 40* June 25 1870 Casa Taverna Italy
6
0
FM Committed suicide
Killed an unborn child
60. Ruchalski, ---* June 17/18 1875 Zendowo German Reich
6
0
 M Committed suicide
61. Nill, Bernhard, 38* May 10/11 1885 Oberhausen German Reich
6
0
 MA Committed suicide
62. Muckelmann, Friedrich, 46* Dec. 23 1885 Hamm German Reich
6
0
 M Arrested
63. Grosgeorge, Jean-Baptiste, 41* May 28 1889 Rougiville France
6
0
 M Committed suicide
64. Linke, Wilhelm, 35* Aug. 30/31 1905 Kamenz German Reich
6
0
 MA Sentenced to death and executed
65. Head, Peter Robert* Sep. 22 1905 Amesbury U.K.
6
0
 M Committed suicide [21]
66. Gläser, Anton, 30* April 8/9 1907 Dortmund German Reich
6
0
 M Committed suicide
67. Nielsen, Maren, 31 July 22 1907 Tvis Denmark
6
0
 M Committed suicide [22]
68. Bouvier, Alexis-Désiré, 37* Dec. 11 1909 Toulon France
6
0
FM Committed suicide [23]
69. Zautze, ---* Sep. 12 1911 Wassel German Reich
6
0
 M Committed suicide
70. Dillinger, Heinrich Friedrich Karl, 35* Feb. 12 1912 Reichenbach im Vogtland German Reich
6
0
F Arrested
71. Kudraszew, ---* April 1912 Lubimow Russian Empire
6
0
Arrested
72. Lengs, ---, 50 April 1913 Sejny Russian Empire
6
0
F Arrested
73. Husak, Franz, 44* Feb. 4 1913 Prague Austria-Hungary
6
0
 P Committed suicide [24]
74. Denk, Johann, 49* April 1916 Mühlbach German Reich
6
0
F Committed suicide
75. Hecker, ---* Jan. 22/23 1917 Weilheim German Reich
6
0
 M Committed suicide
76. Blaschkowski, Johann, 44 June 17 1926 Dortmund German Reich
6
0
 M Committed suicide
77. Lewandowski, Leon, 21 Feb. 24 1927 Groß-Tarpnia Poland
6
0
 M Sentenced to death
78. Hapczuk, Iwan* June 2/3 1927 Zabie Poland
6
0
FMA Sentenced to death
79. Mitroff, ---, 25* Oct. 1927 Chamlievo Bulgaria
6
0
 M Arrested
80. Kozaczek, Józef, 24* Aug. 12 1929 Wierzbowiec Poland
6
0
 M Sentenced to death
81. Müller, ---, 30* Feb. 28 1930 Chemnitz German Reich
6
0
 P Committed suicide
82. Poikonen, Onni* Sep. 20/21 1930 Karstula Finland
6
0
 MA Perished in the fire
83. Skorupa, Robert* May 29 1931 Knurów Poland
6
0
 M Arrested
84. Delafé, Pierre* Feb. 9 1932 Moirax France
6
0
FM Sentenced to death [25]
85. Meurer, Kurt-Wilhelm, 37 March 24/25 1932 Jena German Reich
6
0
F Committed suicide
86. Gray, Edmond, 52* Jan. 23 1934 Berzée Belgium
6
0
 M Committed suicide
87. Studnitz, Anton, 37* July 10 1934 Rybnik Poland
6
0
 P Committed suicide
88. Monchaux, Alfred, 44* Oct. 12 1934 Cambron France
6
0
 MA Committed suicide [26]
89. Ochea, Albundi* March 1937 Transsylvania Romania
6
0
 M Committed suicide
90. Schaßberger, Hugo, 37* Aug. 27 1938 Stuttgart German Reich
6
0
 MA Committed suicide [27]
91. Devillechaise, Paul, 41* March 18 1939 Autun France
6
0
FM Committed suicide while awaiting trial [28]
92. Unknown* 1943 Chukotka Soviet Union
6
0
Committed suicide
93. Damm, August, 43* April 26 1943 Zürich Switzerland
6
0
F Committed suicide
94. Serval, Jean* Oct. 11 1950 Essey-lès-Nancy France
6
0
 P Committed suicide
95. Gillette, Léon, 70* April 15 1952 Le Tronquay France
6
0
 MA Committed suicide
96. Ruiz Martínez, José Maria, 45* May 1 1962 Madrid Spain
6
0
 M Committed suicide [29]
97. Unknown, 36* Sep. 1962 Lappi Finland
6
0
Committed suicide
98. Buschbeck, Kurt-Hermann, 44* Aug. 4/5 1968 Breitenbach West Germany
6
0
 MO Committed suicide [30]
99. Vestergaard, Søren, 49* Jan. 28 1969 Hee Denmark
6
0
FM Committed suicide
100. Leifeld, Liselotte, 33* Sep. 23 1969 Ahlen Germany
6
0
F Committed suicide
101. Rodriguez Taboadelo, Nicanor, 48 Jan. 30 1971 Ourense Spain
6
0
F Arrested [31]
102. Pankhurst, Thomas, 30* June 23 1971 Biddenden U.K.
6
0
 M Arrested
103. Sobok, Ryszard, 29 Feb. 11/12 1981 Walim Poland
6
0
 M Sentenced to death and executed
Killed an unborn child
[32]
104. Deraymaeker, Jozef, 63* Feb. 23 1985 Overijse Belgium
6
0
F Committed suicide
105. Püschner Karl-Heinz, 36* Feb. 12 1986 Geisenfeld Germany
6
0
 MP Committed suicide
106. Le Van Than, 41* July 1994 Coudekerque-Branche France
6
0
 M Committed suicide
107. Demule, Guy, 37 July 19 1994 Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne France
6
0
FM Committed suicide [33]
108. Polevoi, Alexi, 17 Feb. 27 1995 Paris France
6
0
F Sentenced to eight years in prison [34]
109. Valente, Alfredo, 33* Nov. 19 1996 Buonvicino Italy
6
0
F Arrested [35]
110. Selamet, Ozan, 42 Jan. 18 2002 Brussels Belgium
6
0
FM Sentenced to life imprisonment [36]
111. McElhill, Arthur, 39* Nov. 13 2007 Omagh U.K.
6
0
 A Perished in the fire [37]
112. Rzeszowski, Damian, 30 Aug. 14 2011 Saint Helier Jersey
6
0
 M Sentenced to six concurrent 30 year terms [38]
113. Chambers, John* 1725 Simer U.K.
6
?
Sentenced to death and executed
114. Nikolics, Viktor Sep. 1906 Gostionitza Serbia
6
?
 M Arrested
115. Massetti, Giuseppe* Oct. 19 1913 Rovato Italy
6
?
F A Committed suicide [39]
116. Unknown* 1927 Ryazan Soviet Union
6
?
 M
117. Unknown Feb. 1929 Radom Poland
6
?
118. Sitko, 21 Aug. 1930 Baranowicze Poland
6
?
 A
119. Niballi, Antonio, 44* May 11 1893 Nicastro Italy
5-6
0
F Committed suicide
120. Seelenberg, Hermann* July 13 1910 Helmstedt German Reich
5-6
0-1
F Committed suicide
121. Bertling, ---* June 1917 Gotha German Reich
5-6
0-1
F Attempted suicide
122. Berko* Sep. 23 1905 Horodenka Austria-Hungary
4-7
0-3
F Arrested
123. Rosner, Johann, 23 Oct. 28/29 1875 Kirchfidisch Austria-Hungary
4-6
0
 MA Sentenced to death and executed
124. Lomnitzky, Josef* Dec. 1930 Ardanova Czechoslovakia
3-8
0-5
 P Committed suicide [40]

Abbreviations and footnotesEdit

* – Marks cases where all the victims were relatives of the perpetrator

W – A basic description of the weapons used in the murders

F – Firearms and other ranged weapons, especially rifles and handguns, but also bows and crossbows, grenade launchers, flamethrowers, or slingshots
M – Melee weapons, like knives, swords, spears, machetes, axes, clubs, rods, stones, or bare hands
O – Any other weapons, such as bombs, hand grenades, Molotov cocktails, poison and poisonous gas, as well as vehicle and arson attacks
A – indicates that an arson attack was the only other weapon used
V – indicates that a vehicle was the only other weapon used
E – indicates that explosives of any sort were the only other weapon used
P – indicates that an anaesthetising or deadly substance of any kind was the only other weapon used (includes poisonous gas)

ReferencesEdit

  1. Orribile strage nelle campagne di Lione, La Stampa (May 21, 1965)
    La folle strage compiuta dal contadino presso Lione, Stampa Sera (May 21, 1965)
    Eine ganze Familie wurde ausgelöscht, Hamburger Abendblatt (May 21, 1965)
    Angst vor dem Atomkrieg, Hamburger Abendblatt (May 22, 1965)
  2. Zweden, Vlissingse Courant (September 15, 1843)
    Zweden, Leydse Courant (September 15, 1843)
    – Extraordinary Murder, Leeds Times (September 16, 1843)
    Ein Mörder aus Wahnsinn, Der Wanderer (September 19, 1843)
  3. Terrible if true, Hamilton Daily Democrat (September 4, 1893)
    Eine ermordete Familie, Mährisches Tagblatt (August 24, 1893)
    Zum Morde in Hódmező-Vásárhely, Pester Lloyd (August 24, 1893)
    Die Ermordung der Familie Diószegi, Pester Lloyd (August 27, 1893)
    – Sándor Bálint: A szögedi nemzet. A szegedi nagytáj népélete. Harmadik rész; Szeged, 1980. (pp. 543)
    Tagesnachrichten - Ein siebenfacher Mord, Das Vaterland (August 28, 1893)
    Achtfacher Mord', Neuigkeits Welt-Blatt (February 25, 1894)
  4. Um etwas lebenswichtiges zu regeln, Der Spiegel (May 4, 1970)
    Warum erschoß Kecinski seine Familie?, Hamburger Abendblatt (April 23, 1970)
    Kecinski hatte 125000 DM Schulden, Hamburger Abendblatt (April 24, 1970)
    "Er liebte seine Kinder über alles", Hamburger Abendblatt (April 24, 1970)
  5. Six children found hacked to death with axe and bodies left in plastic bags in horrific mass killing, The Mirror (August 4, 2015)
    6 Children, Their Pregnant Mother Massacred in Russian City, The Moscow Times (August 4, 2015)
    Подозреваемого в убийстве детей отправили лечиться в Нижний Новгород, RIA (August 5, 2015)
    Возможного убийцу семьи после операции отправили в Нижний Новгород, Rossiyskaya Gazeta (August 5, 2015)
    Russian Man Thought to Have Killed His Entire Family Also Suspected of Raping, Killing Girl, The Moscow Times (August 6, 2015)
    Father tells Russian court he slaughtered his pregnant wife and six children because he was enraged by his six-year-old son's 'parrot' haircut, Daily Mail (December 17, 2015)
  6. Man kills wife, six others in shooting spree in southern Serbia (July 28, 2002)
  7. Seven people killed in armed attack in Azerbaijan’s Goranboy region, trend.az (October 1, 2014)
    7 killed in Goranboy, news.az (October 1, 2014)
    Investigation reveals details of mass murder in Azerbaijani district, Trend.az (October 1, 2014)
    Hunting rifle, grenade used for murdering people in Goranboy – Ministry, trend.az (October 1, 2014)
  8. Terrible tragedy in London - A family murdered, The Sydney Morning Herald (March 9, 1896)
    A family murdered, Wanganui Herald (March 26, 1895)
    – A family murdered at Tooting, The Times (March 8, 1895)
    – The murder of a family at Tooting, The Times (March 11, 1895)
    A murderer's pitiful story, The Evening Post (May 25, 1895)
  9. Un'orribile tragedia famigliare, La Stampa (July 21, 1922)
    I particolari della strage di Pietrafitta, La Stampa (July 26, 1922)
  10. Murder of a wife and six children, and attempted suicide of the murderer, The Argus (August 14, 1860)
    Murder of a wife and six children, The Moreton Bay Courier (August 25, 1860)
    The Annual Register, or a View of the History and Politics of the Year 1860; London, 1861 (pp. 70–73)
  11. Hepburn, James G.: A Book of Scattered Leaves, Vol. 2; (2001)
    Shocking tragedy in London, Hawke's Bay Herald (September 17, 1869)
  12. A family murdered, The Times (February 4, 1888)
    – The inquest on the bodies of Samuel Hill Derby and his wife and six children, The Times (February 7, 1888)
    Shocking murder and suicide at Salford, The South Australian Advertiser (March 16, 1888)
    Terrible Domestic Tragedy, Evening Post (February 8, 1888)
    Salford Local History - Weaste Cemetery - Part 4, Salford Online (July 10, 2009)
    The Spectator, Vol. 61; London, 1888.
  13. Strage di Chieri, esame sul corpo di Mauro Antonello, Rai News (October 16, 2002)
    Eight dead in Italy shooting rampage, The Independent (October 15, 2002)
  14. Grauenhafte Mordtat eines Vaters, Coburger Zeitung (April 4, 1930)
    Ein Vater ermordet seine Kinder, Die Neue Zeitung (April 4, 1930)
    Een ontzettend familiedrama, Vlissingse Courant (April 4, 1930)
    De zesvoudige moord te Merkstein, Alkmaarsche Courant (August 4, 1930)
    Die Verzweiflung eines Erwerbslosen, Hamburger Anzeiger (April 4, 1930)
    Chinianski voor den richter, Limburger Koerier (February 13, 1931)
    De misdaad the Merkstein, Limburger Koerier (May 1, 1931)
  15. Familiendrama in Salzgitter, Der Spiegel (December 23, 2000)
    Familiendrama von Salzgitter: Mutter noch in Lebensgefahr, Rheinische Post (December 24, 2000)
    Lebenslang für sechsfachen Mörder, Berliner Zeitungen (May 30, 2001)
    Lebenslänglich für das Blutbad mit sechs Toten, Die Welt (May 30, 2001)
  16. Gunman kills relatives in Bosnia, BBC News (May 29, 2008)
    Bosnian man who killed six is jailed for 40 years, Earth Times (June 2, 2009)
    Bosnian who killed six relatives jailed for 40 years, News.com.au (June 3, 2009)
  17. Serb kills son's new wife, own wife and in-laws a day after wedding, Daily Mail (May 17, 2015)
    MASAKR U KANJIŽI Prijatelji Vlastimira i Natalije: Bila je to velika ljubav koju smo danas hteli da proslavimo, Blic (May 17, 2015)
    Masakr u Kanjiži se ne bi dogodio da je pijani Šefer zadržan u policiji; Natalija spasla Vlastimira - naterala ga da se sakrije!, Novosti (May 17, 2015)
    On je okončao šest života u Kanjiži: Navodno "pukao" zbog žene!, Vesti (May 17, 2015)
    Пијани ловац приведен, па пуштен, а затим убио шесторо, Politika (May 17, 2015)
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    – Christern, Johann Wilhelm: Hamburgische Geschichte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, Hamburg/Leipzig, 1843
    Kurze jedoch richtige Darstellung der traurigen Geschichte des unglücklichen Johann Georg Rüsau; Hamburg, 1804.
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  19. Vermischte Nachrichten - Aus Frankfurt, Erlanger Real-Zeitung (September 5, 1817)
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    Wahrhafte Beschreibung des siebenfachen Mordes; Frankfurt am Main, 1818.
    Wahrhafte Beschreibung des siebenfachen Mordes; Frankfurt am Main, 1817.
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    Acta Borussia
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    Christian Holtzwart, der Mörder seiner Gattin und seiner fünf Kinder, als Mensch, Denker, und Dichter; Braunschweig, 1846.
  21. Man Destroys His Six Children and Himself, Adelaide Register (November 1, 1905)
    – Murder and suicide in Wiltshire, The Times (September 25, 1905)
    – The murder and suicide in Wiltshire, The Times (September 26, 1905)
    – Awful tragedy in Wiltshire - Father kills six children and commits suicide, Lloyds Weekly News (September 24, 1905)
    Angleterre - Epouvantable Tragedie, La Meuse (September 25, 1905)
  22. Zes kinderen vermoord, Algemeen Handelsblad (July 24, 1907)
    Aus aller Welt - Kopenhagen, Coburger Zeitung (July 24, 1907)
    Gemengd Nieuws - Over een moord, Vlissingse Courant (July 27, 1907)
    Seks døde børn, Politiken (October 27, 2001)
    Maren Nielsen at Tragedien i Tvis
  23. Wealthy man goes insane, slays eight, The Tacoma Times (December 11, 1909)
    Shocking tragedy, The Sydney Morning Herald (December 14, 1909)
    Sanguinaire folie a Marseille, Le Petit Journal (December 12, 1909)
  24. Vergiftungstod einer siebenköpfigen Familie, Die Neue Zeitung (February 6, 1913)
    Das Familiendrama in Holleschowitz, Die Neue Zeitung (February 6, 1913)
    Die Tragödie einer ruinierten Familie, Prager Tagblatt (February 6, 1913)
    Die Familientragödie in Holleschowitz, Prager Tagblatt (February 7, 1913)
  25. Family murder - Frenchman's crime, The Canberra Times (February 13, 1932)
    Family wiped out, Northern Territory Times (April 12, 1932)
    Der sechsfache Mörder seiner Familie verhaftet, Die Neue Zeitung (February 12, 1932)
    Murdered his family - Farmer sentenced to death, The Argus (March 9, 1933)
    Le sextuple crime de Moirax, Le Figaro (February 12, 1932) (p.4)
    Effroyable tuerie en Lot-et-Garonne, Le Petit Journal (February 11, 1932)
    L'Effroyable tuerie de Serres, Le Petit Journal (February 12, 1932)
    Pierre Delafet le monstre de Moirax est condamné à mort, Le Petit Journal (March 8, 1933)
  26. Demented French farmer kills six, commits suicide, New Castle News (October 12, 1934)
    Un fermier égorge ses cinq enfants et sa femme, Le Petit Journal (October 13, 1934)
    Ein Familiendrama - sechs Tote, Das Kleine Blatt (October 13, 1934)
  27. Entsetzliche Bluttat in Stuttgart, Freuburger Zeitung (August 29, 1938)
    Ein Vater ermordet seine sechs Kinder, Das Kleine Blatt (August 30, 1938)
    Uccide sei figli a martellate perchè abbandonato dalla moglie, La Stampa (August 29, 1938)
    Seine sechs Kinder ermordet, Reichenberger Zeitung (August 30, 1938)
    – [pdf Familientragödie im Schwarzwald], Reutlinger General-Anzeiger (August 29, 1938) (p. 2)
  28. Painter runs amuck, The West Australian (March 21, 1939)
    Accused Slayer Hangs Self, The Hartford Courant (March 21, 1939)
    Un pere massacre a coups de hache quatre de ses enfants, Le Petit Journal (March 19, 1939)
    Six fois assassin est arretè, Le Petit Journal (March 20, 1939)
    Six fois assassin se fait justice..., Le Petit Journal (March 21, 1939)
  29. Un demente mata a su mujer y a sus cinco hijos y se suicida, La Vanguardia (May 2, 1962)
    Un demente mata a su mujer y a sus cinco hijos y se suicida, ABC (May 2, 1962)
    Prestan declaracion los familiares de las victimas del suceso ocurrido en la calle de Antonio Grilo, ABC (May 3, 1962)
  30. Erfolgloser Erfinder löschte seine ganze Familie aus, Hamburger Abendblatt (August 6, 1968)
    Disgusted Businessman Kills Himself, Family, The Hartford Courant (August 6, 1968)
  31. Un hombre mata a tiros de escopeta a su esposa, sus cuatro hijos y una sirvienta, ABC (January 31, 1971) (Edicion de Andalucia)
    Un abogado mata, en Orense, a su mujer, a sus cuatro hijos y a la sirvienta de la casa, ABC (January 31, 1971) (Edicion de la Manana)
    Mata a tiros a su esposa, a sus cuatro hijos y a la sirvienta, La Vanguardia (January 31, 1971)
  32. Article about Ryszard Sobok at Polish Wikipedia
  33. Les précédents meurtres familiaux, Libération (February 28, 1995)
    Ain: six meurtres et un suicide au bout d'une vie "trop compliquee", Le Soir (July 22, 1994)
    Francia, ABC (July 21, 1994)
  34. Teen fatally shoots 4 kin, 2 others, The Buffalo News (February 28, 1995)
    Tuerie de Louveciennes, French Wikipedia article
  35. Stermina la famiglia, non voleva separarsi, Corriere della Sera (November 21, 1996)
    L'addio ai sei innocenti, Corriere della Sera (November 22, 1996)
    "Voglio farla finita" - Sentito dal giudice il carabiniere killer, Corriere della Sera (November 23, 1996)
    – Carabiniere erschießt sechs Menschen, Stuttgarter Zeitung (November 21, 1996)
  36. Father suspected after family slain in Belgium, ABC News (January 20, 2002)
    Man 'kills 5 children', The Obsever (January 20, 2002)
    Assises de Bruxelles - Coupable de six assassinats, Le Soir (October 25, 2003)
  37. Omagh fire: father prime suspect in investigation, Belfast Telegraph (November 15, 2007)
    Girl removed from McElhill care, BBC News (November 19, 2007)
    Omagh fire tragedy one year on, Belfast Telegraph (November 13, 2008)
    ‘Help me, I’m burning’ - chilling last words of Omagh blaze teen, Belfast Telegraph (October 21, 2009)
    Who was Arthur McElhill?, BBC News (December 8, 2009)
    McElhill fire murder house in Omagh is demolished, BBC News (March 16, 2011)
  38. Jersey stabbings: Six die in knife attack, BBC News (August 14, 2011)
    Six killed in rampage by knifeman, Belfast Telegraph (August 14, 2011)
    Six killed – including three children – in town stabbing, Jersey Evening Post (August 14, 2011)
    Jersey killings: Stab victims were of Polish descent, The Guardian (August 15, 2011)
    Jersey knifeman ‘killed his own children’ in suicidal rage, Yorkshire Post (August 15, 2011)
    Did knifeman kill his family after his wife betrayed him?, Daily Mail (August 16, 2011)
    Face of Jersey slayings suspect, The Sun (August 16, 2011)
    Polish builder who killed six sentenced to 30 years in jail, The Guardian (October 29, 2012)
  39. Mistaken leniency - Released murderer's crime, The Advertiser (October 22. 1913)
    Criminal's terrible revenge - Committs six murders, Poverty Bay Herald (October 21, 1913)
    Murders by a released criminal - Six persons killed, The Evening Post (October 21, 1913)
    Furchtbarer Racheakt eines entlassenen Sträflings, Die Neue Zeitung (October 20, 1913)
    Blutiges Familiendrama nächst Brescia, Neue Freie Presse (October 20, 1913)
    Vermischtes - Der Mörder von Rovato, Hamburger Anzeiger (October 26, 1913)
    Un ex-ergstolano uccide a Rovato quattro membri della sua famiglia dopo aver appiccato il fuoco alla casa, La Stampa (October 19, 1913)
    L'ex-ergastolano che trucidò la sua famiglia si è ucciso con un colpo di rivoltella, La Stampa (October 24, 1913)
  40. Ein gräßliches Familiendrama bei Preßburg, Die Neue Zeitung (December 24, 1930)
    Erschütterndes Familiendrama aus Not, Brünner Tagesbote (December 19, 1930)
    Mylná zapráva o otrave desetičlenné rodiny v Ardanove u Irsavy, Národní listy (December 23, 1930)


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