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This public profile only contains a small amount of the serial killer´s profile. The main database, which contains 3304 profiles, has over 180 variables for each subject (SPSS Coded).

Archer-Gilligan, Amy

7 victims in database

Subject Had Partner: FALSE
Archer-Gilligan, Amy

Basic Bio Information

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
2Name[Archer-Gilligan, Amy] Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
3Alias[] 
169Nickname[Sister Amy] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
4Prison Number[] 
5State & Prison Name[] 
7Sex [Male ] [Female X] [Unknown ]  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
8Race [White X][Black ][Hispanic ][Asian ][Native American ][Other ]  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
 DOB Year [1873]Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
18DOB[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 1873] Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
19Birth Place[US - CT - Litchfield] U.S. Federal Census. (1880). 1880 United States Federal Census. Washington, DC: U.S. Census Bureau.
16US Citizen [Yes X] [No ] [Unknown ]  U.S. Federal Census. (1880). 1880 United States Federal Census. Washington, DC: U.S. Census Bureau.
29Height (inches)[63] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
78Sexual Preference Heterosexual (1)  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
 White Male [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
 White Male in 20´s [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Basic Killing Career Information and Timeline

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
6Subject Type Serial  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
179Subject Sub-Type []  
27Aamodt Prime Motives 1.4 Exotic dancers Aamodt Prime Motive Code
28Aamodt Motive Type (Aamodt Code) [Financial Gain - Lethal Care Taker] Aamodt Motive Type
11# Killed Victims[48] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
180# Attempted Victims[] 
148Suspected Victims[48] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
149Confessed Victims[0] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
150Convicted Victims[1] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
12Kill Country[USA-United States] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
13Kill State[CT] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
15Kill City[Windsor] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
14Kill County[Hartford] Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
 Age at 1st Kill Approximate Age: 33 or 34 : 1st-1907 : dob-1873  
83Age of Series    Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Age at Last Kill Approximate Age: 43 or 44 : Last-1917 : dob-1873  
84Killed Prior [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
22Age Group at 1st Kill 30s  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Mid to Late 20´s[0] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
24First Kill Date[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 1907] The first confirmed murder was 1910, not 1907.
152Year First Series 1907 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
25Final Kill Date[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 1917] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
153Year Final Series 1917 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
151Years Between First-Last 10 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
154-165Decades Active [2020 ] [2010 ] [2000 ] [1990 ] [1980 ] [1970 ] [1960 ]
[1950 ] [1940 ] [1930 ] [1920 ] [1910 X] [1900 ]
 Phelps, M.W. (2010). The devil’s rooming house: The true story of America’s deadliest female serial killer. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press.
166Century[1900]  Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Death Information

FieldField NameKiller DataSource Text
144Executed [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
145Date of Death[Month 0] [Day 0] [Year 1962] Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
146Suicide [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.
147Method of Death Natural Causes (4)  Newton, M. (2006). The encyclopedia of serial killers (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Checkmark Books.

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