Tuam, County Galway, Ireland Mass Grave
Interred 1925 - 1961.
796 children between the ages of 3 months and 9 years old.
Bon Secours Sister Mother and Baby Home for unwed, pregnant women.
Funded by the Catholic Church.
No records of deaths.
Source : BBC News
Toronto, Canada Mass Grave
Interred 1860s - 1948.
75 British Children
Funded by Multiple Charities.
Records available. Murdered, abuse, disease
Source: CBC News
Trujillo, Peru Mass Grave
Interred ~1400AD -1450AD
140 Children + 200 llamas sacrificed on the same day in ritual sacrifice.
Ages 5-14 years old.
Chests ripped open and hearts removed.
Faces were painted red with dye.
Source: National Geographic
Brandon, Manitoba, Canada Mass Grave
Interred 1895 - 1912
50 Indian School-Age Children in an unmarked grave.
Students of Brandon Indian Residential School.
Cause of death labled disease (pneumonia, scarlet Fever)
No records located.
Source: Brandon Sun
Benjamin Franklin' basement. 36 Craven Street, London, England
in 1998, 9 adults and 6 children found buried in a mass grave.
Carbon Dating reveals they died while Franklin resided there.
Cause of death, unknown.
Possibly robbed from graves for Anatomy research.
Source: Smithsonian Magazine.
West Mesa Boneyard, Arizona, USA
11 women and 1 foetus found in shallow graves in 2009.
Ages of the victims 15 - 34.
All victims were sex workers.
Cause of death unreleased.
No arrests made.
Source: Albuquerque Journal
Sedlec Ossuary, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
Known as the Church of Bones since 1870.
Bones of 40,000 unaccounted human beings who simply wished to be buried in a Holy Place.
After death, they were stored in the basement.
In 1870 a wood carver was hired to place "the bones on order"
Source: Sedluc Ossuary
Suitcase, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
A 24-year-old female with hands and feet bound was found dead, in a suitcase, on the roadside in the affluent neighborhood of Greenwich Oakes .
Reported missing from New Rochelle, New York on January 29, 2019.
Highway 16, British Columbia, Canada
Since 1969 nearly 50 women have disappeared while hitchhiking this stretch of road, now called the Highway of Tears.
No suspects currently. No arrests.
Missing found as far as 10 miles away or on roadside of Highway 16
Many remain missing.
Source: New York Times
For every one dead body, how many remain hidden? Why would anyone want the dead to be found? [suitcase]
The lack of dead bodies everywhere is often used as an argument against any widespread abductions. This is an appeal to ignorance and a fallacy in informal logic. Just because we don't find mass graves more frequently, does not mean they do not exist.