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The Legend Of Mercy Brown “America’s Last Vampire”


Everyone loves a good urban legend, e.g. the vanishing hitchhiker, alligators in the sewers, the babysitter and the man upstairs.  There’s nothing like sitting around a fire with some friends and freaking each other out with a spooky story.  We love urban legends too, and one of the things we love most is how popular legends have their own little twists depending on the region and who’s telling the story.

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The Vampire Ghosts of New England.

Have you ever heard the tale of Mercy Brown…

Mery Brown Exeter, RI vampire

In the late 1700s and through the late 1800’-s, many people in New England believed in vampires. So strong was this idea that several people were exhumed by their loving relatives and “killed” again, because they were thought to have turned into the un-dead. Today there are people who believe that the ghosts of these alleged vampires now haunt the cemeteries they were buried in. And they say they have proof!

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