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Queen Barbara De Cilli- A Vampire?

Posted March 5th, 2018 at 10:58 AM by Djenkins

I've wrote a small piece on Queen Barbara De Cilli of Hungary (13921451) and why she was seen as a vampire. Check it out at http://www.theblood-shed.com/queen-b...cilli-vampire/ and if anyone knows of any English books or articles regarding Barbara De Cilli I'd love to read them. I've only found a handful of mentions in the English language.
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Watermelon vampires

Posted July 2nd, 2015 at 06:27 AM by Offspring
Updated August 30th, 2017 at 02:51 PM by Offspring

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vampir...nd_watermelons

Taken from that page: "the only known reference in scholarship is Tatomir Vukanović's account of his journeys in Serbia from 1933 to 1948. He wrote several years later":
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The belief in vampires of plant origin occurs among Gs. [Gypsies] who belong to the Mosl. faith in KM [Kosovo-Metohija]. According to them there are only two plants which are regarded as likely to turn into vampires: pumpkins of every
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Mercy Brown: Accused Vampire

Posted January 4th, 2013 at 03:20 PM by Brushedwithmystery (Introduction)

She has the dubious distinction as one of the last known cases of vampirism in the United States. Born in Exeter, Rhode Island, Mercy Brown was the third victim in her family to die. George Brown, her father had buried his wife and first daughter in 1883. We now know that the Brown family was the victim of tuberculosis. Tuberculosis also known as consumption was historically tied with vampirism based on the characteristics of the disease. A healthy individual would suffer a quick deterioration...
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Actual Vampires in History

Posted June 20th, 2012 at 01:20 PM by jttwong
Updated June 20th, 2012 at 01:32 PM by jttwong

Twilight, Vampire Diaries, True Blood, Underworld; from cinema to TV screens to novels, vampires dominate popular media today. Has there been actual vampires in history? Where does the concept of vampires come from? Who inspired the contemporary version of a vampire? Where has the crisis of vampires affect history? These questions will be answered on this blog.


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The most prolific vampire in the pre-modern age is Countess Elizabeth Bathory,...
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