Annie Chapman

Killed 8th September 1888 29 Hanbury Street Disemboweled The second victim murdered by Jack the Ripper was dear ol’ friend of mine, Annie Chapman, we called ‘er “Dark Annie”. Annie’s butchered body was found on the morning of Saturday September 8th 1888, in the backyard of 29 Hanbury Street in Whitechapel.  Her murder was just over a week after Polly murder. Like Polly she too, turned to the Gin and worked the streets with us. Annie lived in Crossinghams lodging house at 35 Dorset Street, in the heart of the Whitechapel district, at the time she was murdered. At around
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Mary Jane Kelly

Killed 9th November 1888 13, Millers Court Butchered, Throat Slashed The fifth and final Ripper victim was Mary Jane Kelly.  Her murder was the dramatic conclusion in the gruesome violence inflicted on the series of prostitutes murdered in Whitechapel by the same killer.  Mary’s body was, without doubt, the most brutally and viciously attached.  Her butchered remains were discovered in her lodgings at 13 Millers Court on the morning of the 9th November 1888. Mary Jane Kelly was a 24 year old prostitute described as 5’7″, with a fair complexion, a rather stout build, with blue eyes and a very
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Catherine Eddowes

Killed 30th September 1888 Mitre Square Mutilated & Body Parts Stolen Because he was disturbed killin ‘ol Liz and couldn’t finish the job, Jack the Ripper went lookin’ for his second victim of the night. He found one. ‘Er name was Catherine Eddowes. Poor ol’ Kate was found totally ripped up on the 30th September 1888 in Mitre Square, not 45 minutes after Liz’s body was found. Catherine Eddowes’ story is same as the others. She moved to London wiv a bloke called Tommy Conway from Wolverhampton where she was born. Sadly she proper loved the drink and Tommy turfed
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Elizabeth Stride

Killed 30th September 1888 Dutfields Yard Throat Slashed Three weeks after ol’ Annie was murdered, a good pal o’ mine Elizabeth Stride, Long Liz we called ‘er, ‘ad ‘er throat cut in the early hours of the 30th of September She lost ‘er husband and was left destitute without two brass farthins to rub together. She took to the booze rather sharpish and had to pay for it by sellin ‘er body just like the others. She moved from her digs Brick Lane to a common lodging house at number 32 Flower and Dean Street and stayed there til 1885,
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Polly Nichols

Killed 31st August 1888 At Buck’s Row Disemboweled My mate Mary Ann Nichols, “Polly” we used to call ‘er, was the first proper murder victim of Jack the Ripper. She fell on ‘ard times too and took to the same ways as ol’ Martha. At the time she copped it, Polly was bunked up at 18 Thrawl Street, in Spitalfields. It was a common lodging house for, “unfortunates”.  Polly was 44 years old and about 5ft 2; her hair had seen better days as she was goin grey. She adn’t seen a dentist in a while, nearly all ‘er teeth
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Martha Tabram

Killed 7th August 1888 Gunthorpe Street Stabbed 39 Times Alright my lovelies! Ere, let me tell ya about the murders that went on right ere in Whitechapel in 1888. A lot of my ol mates were butchered by the killer that we all called Jack The Ripper. Right ‘orrible state of affairs it was. We were so scared, none of us would go out looking for punters. My mates that did, fell at the ‘ands of that dreadful man who scarred Whitechapel forever. My first mate to fall at ‘is ‘ands was my old lovely Martha Tabram. She was ‘oribbly
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