A serial killer can be described as an individual that kills over 3 people over a period of a few months usually based on the psychological state of mind. H.H Holmes, also known as being one of America’s first serial killers, was born in 1861 in Gilmanton, New Hampshire. He was a caucasian male and was an active serial killer between the years of 1893-1896. Even though the exact number of victims is unknown, it was said that he attracted many woman who he seduced. He would seduce and torture them
Dr. H. H. Holmes Dr. Henry Howard Holmes was considered a well groomed, intelligent, up incoming business man. He was admired by many of the locals in Chicago because he was becoming very successful very fast, already acquiring a pharmacy of his own. What the locals did not know was that Holmes was far from what he had seemed, acquiring most of his fortune through fraud, forgery, and even murder. Holmes tended to prey on people mostly women and women that were rich and had very few family ties.