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Ghosts of North America

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  • Daniel G. Fowle, Governor (1831 - 1891)
    Daniel Gould Fowle (March 3, 1831 – April 7, 1891) was the 46th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1889 until his death in 1891. He had served as a state superior court judge from 18...
  • Hannah Calvert (1726 - 1807)
    Haunted Berkeley Plantation Benjamin Harrison IV met his death at Berkley Plantation one rainy night when he tried to close a jammed window and was struck by lightning and killed instantly. Unfortu...
  • Bishop William Montgomery Brown (1855 - 1937)
    William Montgomery Brown (1855 – 1937), sometimes called "Bad Bishop" Brown, was an Episcopal clergyman and author. Brown, of Galion, Ohio was consecrated a bishop of the Episcopal Church, but is bes...
  • Judge Roy Bean ("The Law West of the Pecos") (c.1825 - 1903)
    Phantly Roy Bean, Jr. (c. 1825 – March 16, 1903) was an eccentric U.S. saloon-keeper and Justice of the Peace in Val Verde County, Texas, who called himself "The Law West of the Pecos". According...
  • Gracie Watson (1883 - 1889)
    Perhaps the most endearing of all ghost stories in Savannah, Georgia is that of little Gracie Watson. An ambassador to Savannah both in life and from beyond the grave, Gracie has won the affe...

Scope of Project

This project identifies the tragic and terrifying spirits who haunt locations in North America.

Ghostly Spirits

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American Ghost Society