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"esther mitchell" Discussed on My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark
"George Mitchell. The murderer George claimed that the law wouldn't keep crutchfield away from his sister, so he had to do it himself. That defense worked. Jury Finds Mitchell not guilty in spite of the fact that he had admitted in open court that he had in fact murdered. Fields. He was guilty and they were like now. You're not buddy. No, YOU'RE! You will keep it up. You old so and so you. Bro. But wait. I wrote that down. Two days later Esther Mitchell asks her brother George. What he's free, she's like. Can we please meet at a railroad depot? Brothers and sisters do. For what family members hoped was going to be a reconciliation. But instead walked up and shoots her brother twice in the back of the head, just like her brother had shot Edmund Krefeld. I won't. And the gun she used to do that was bought by Crutchfield's wife Maud. Lee Shit, and before the case even goes to trial. Mud takes a massive amount of Strychnine and kills herself Oh my God so she's out. Why? Don't bring her up again. We're not talking about her anymore. Go By esters brought to trial, and she's found not guilty by reason of insanity and. She's committed to western state. Hospital in Steilacoom Washington. Stella Kumai says. The press tries to get esther to tell them that. She killed her brother because God told her to. Tell us that, God, it's funny, it's interesting. We won't quote you, but instead she tells them. She did exactly what her brother did. The law did nothing about her brother killing Edmund Crutchfield, so she had to kill him herself, and then she pointed out that George had done exactly what he'd accused Crutchfield of doing. He'd branded her a foreign cater because she said she had never had sex with Krefeld by making the statement that he killed Krefeld because he because crafted ruined his sister George had in effect ruined his. Esther is released from the asylum in one, thousand, nine, hundred nine and a few days later. She takes a massive dose of Strychnine. fucking kills herself, and that is the end of the brides of Christ holy rollers. Edmund crap field called the ends. Mayhem death and mayhem. FUCKING That was a poster. That was the reason in your pocket wasn't. Great those amazing. Thank you. Do we have time for hometown? You know he'd do. We have two. Ladies and gentlemen Vince April right there. Protein so nice. She wearing Oh, no, you didn't. I thought I was going to wear ring out. All Right? We have some rules where the hometown that you've heard a million times, but. For them. To Update So. Here's the thing about the hometowns God. This theater is so gorgeous. It's crazy. Look at the. CANTALOUPE CEILING! It's really beautiful, right? Listeners at home. We promise. We're in a huge cantaloupe right now. Georgia the giant Canelo it is. The most Vegan show we've ever done. So. If you get picked to tell your hometown, it has to be. We really needed to be from Oregon. It's what everybody wants. It can be from Portland. That's cool to please. Do not come up here until shit from Chicago. We don't care tonight. We care a different time. If you're like, I'm from here, but my murder happens, and then I moved there then don't then we both kill you with our is? Let's see what else if you're drunk, make sure you can tell a story drunk not like Oh my God. This is crazy drunk in. Shouting out to people that no one cares about and all that kind of stuff. Stay on point beginning Middle End. Make it quick because everyone hates you for getting picked and now Georgia will choose the hometown for tonight okay. Okay Oh. This is so hard and scary skill with your gut. Okay, feel a field. Yes. Come on up here. Go over there. She's been chosen. The hometown has been chosen. Let's all look at my rings while she's on her way. In light turned down to. Panic attack Oh yeah, y'all city jewelry. It's called Cassidy vintage angel. She'll be walking out here tonight with a bag of jewelry, so just grab them if you want. No no Mary. Wrong. Design mob. Okay, Great! She said I'm a mom. What we're not going to be nice to you because you're a mom. Isn't horrible. There's a raisin in this career. You. You might earn a raisin, so I'm shaking so. I work for a local children's hospital here in Portland. Thirty seven years. How many thirty seven thirty seven year. I'm your your oldest hometown bat. Back in two seven, our security guards shar. We both worked early. Shift I worked in medical records and sure had a son. I'm shaking. To. Michael Michael was thirty six, and he had this girlfriend named Jaclyn she was stalking him, and so he finally broke up with her and. got a restraining order against her well. We're at work. One day and on the news is a story about a murder. In sorry, South Portland ensures watching the news, it's her health. And Jacqueline two weeks before had convinced some poor girl to call Michael to tell him that she had committed suicide. Well she hadn't crazy. So. We believe you. Some months before she had actually stolen his house keys had gone in there and I. kind of like worried she goes, and now she's five anyways to sure a sees the thing on TV, and it's going Oh my God. That's my house. Jaclyn was outside and Michael had no clue thought she was dead. Michael comes out to work and she murders him in front of his. Front of his house on Southeast Boise St anybody who knows Portland and Char's watching this on tv no my God well. The police knew that Michael lived with his mother, but they thought she was some Old Lady upstairs. She wasn't. She was are bad. Ass Security Guard. At the Children's Hospital and So the police get there. Jacqueline takes off in her car..
"esther mitchell" Discussed on My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark
"Right it's also symbolic. I feel like that's been tried before, and it probably doesn't worry like you just not that Jesus see to me. He also claims that good one. He that he was responsible for the one thousand nine hundred six San Francisco earthquake and that was. What you did it, we know he had to. He was forced. And all of his followers who have since been released from the asylum and have come back. They all believe him of course, and and then the the groomers of course are now. It's crazy, because now they're back and they're getting their act back together and everyone's going nuts. And so the rumors are some of them are mothers in the sect are being debauched in front of A. Group sex. Rumors essentially, but they took a really long time to say it and nineteen three. They're rumors of child sacrifice, which were not true, and we're not in any way proven, but of course fun thing to gossip about. The one that caught hold was that because he admitted to that God sanctified purification rite of fucking everybody. Then this weird rumors started that he believed that Jesus was coming back, and one of the brides of Christ was going to be Mary, and so he had to choose who marry was by the laying on of hands which. Boston I, BET right. Laying on of hands. So they they also began to say that. The new Mary was a girl. Sixteen year old girl named Esther Mitchell who is in the group, but so it's basically like the town is just creating these fictions because this crazy shit is happening right outside of town. Here's him, this is. Edmund Crutchfield after he got out of jail for adultery. Excited look at. Looks just like Jesus. Is this spitting image of Jesus Christ. Look at his his spaces like he saying. Can You fucking believe? I'm getting away with this? He's like. Come here, girl, let me purify you. Yeah. I mean the stink waves. That must've been August fucking. JEEZ He didn't realize pictures permanent. He's like I'm going to be pouting in mind because I'm mad. I went to jail. William Defoe. will him in the tall? Right? Okay? That Let's going on the Front Dandruff? That's horrifying. Cure that. The laying of hands. Among the. The devoting brides of Christ are a woman named Cora Hartley and her daughter Sophia and so course husband, Lewis or Louis I am not sure. He's a wealthy mine owner. Okay, and he had all joined the church together. Lewis immediately was like. Thank you, but no, thank you. And then his daughter and wife stayed in and then stop talking to him and. Bad and you're an infidel. But when Crutchfield went to jail, they just went back to the house. Just like well. We're not talking to you, but we're sewers GONNA live here. Of, course, all of the men who? Whose wife stayed in this colts were you know very shamed publicly cuckolded wants all this rumor started of like this one guy's fucking all these people they're you know. The the horror and the scandal was was a lot. When she gets home. She tells Lewis or Louis her husband. Edmund Crutchfield is Jesus, Christ. When she does decide to talk to him. He condemned the city of San Francisco and brought the earthquake in. He has condemned the city of Corvallis. An earthquake will destroy this place. Great. Did. You put in a toilet. It's an in house. The only one I talked about the earthquake outhouse, but in the House I, he will destroy great. Whereas my robe. Yeah Gore went nuts. Okay, you like him. We get it. So Krefeld now calls his flock back. He's like out of jail. And now you need to follow me into the Wilderness which was newport. I guess back then. It was nuts, abandoned or something. So They Koran Sophia immediately. Pack their bags and they're just like. Thank God they pack their one row bag. Huge bag single vary. See through rose goes inside of it. Small Bible toothbrush. Cardboard, but if but Lewis is watching. Cardboard for break dancing. Bagley. Lewis is watching like this happening, so he basically follows them move, and he brings a gun, and so just as Edmund Crutchfield and his flock of Holy Rollers are boarding the ferry. Lewis Hartley walks up and he fires a revolver four-time at Cranfield. Crutchfield does not killed. He's not shocked. What happens, is Louis fucked up and he used center fire cartridges for rim-fire. No, can you believe that down a fucking? Do that. Dummy watcher cartridges. So, but what would be more convincing if you're on a Colt and the guy like God and Jesus. Fuck me and then someone's like poke and he's like anyway. Let's get on this ferry. We have got to get to that wilderness. You would double down on. As you were just like, purify me to. Add, men's. Take it back. He's grown. I don't know about these live shows. You Look Crazy, okay? So. Angry. Husbands and fathers are on the way to kill this man. They al had it there so this he knows this Edmund knows. This isn't going to be only one, so he takes his wife. Maude and they flee to Seattle so. I mean okay. Saver tomorrow night. So the one of the other people that was super, pissed off and had a gun. They knew how to use was a guy named George Mitchell Mitchell, and he was the brother of sixteen year old Estra Mitchell who everybody was talking about and saying she was the Virgin Mary and that she had been now purified by Creo and so. George. Mitchell actually followed. Edmund to Seattle good. Walked up behind him in front of witnesses and shot him twice in the back of the head and killed him when I go. Some bloodthirsty motherfuckers up here. The murder attracted national attention and was major news in the Pacific northwest for weeks, and there was widespread sympathy for.
"esther mitchell" Discussed on Cults
"You're listening to cull staley throughout the month of April. We're just seeing the manifestoes and ideologies of some of history's most infamous cult leader Franz Edmund Crutchfield was the leader of the brides of Christ. Church often referred to as the holy rollers members. Were known to roll on the floor. Pleading for God's forgiveness if you like this episode be sure to come back tomorrow for a brand new edition of cults daily. Listen free on spotify or wherever you get your podcasts in nineteen oh six. Franz Edward Crutchfield a thirty six year old German immigrant was released from prison. Crutchfield was convinced he had now been reborn and his resurrection was his release from jail now. He was ready to rejoin his followers at the brides of Christ church in Corvallis Oregon soon after his release on April. Eighteenth nineteen th six. The San Francisco earthquake caused massive devastation terrifying the nation. Five hundred seventy two miles away. Crutchfield claim that he was the one who had dammed the city of San Francisco and God had heard his prayers and if his followers didn't do exactly as he said the city of corvallis would be next. Hi I'm Vanessa. Richardson and this is colts. Podcast original this is the twenty-fifth episode in our Daily Series on the strange prophecies made by different cults and their leaders throughout this month. Were taking a daily look at the myriad of apocalyptic predictions to try and uncover. What makes these revelations so appealing? I'm here with my co host. Greg Colson everyone. Today we're discussing Franz Edmund Crutchfield. The leader of a holy rollers cult called the brides of Christ. Church in one thousand nine hundred. Three crutchfield moved from Portland to the town of Corvallis or he claimed that God had chosen him to be his profit. He gained a following mostly consisting of women and promised they too could have the same connection with God they just needed a separate themselves from the material possessions of Earth and all of their preconceived notions of right and wrong Franz Edmund Crutchfield was a German immigrant. Although it's unclear when or why he decided to establish a life in Oregon unassuming at five foot six inches. He worked for the Salvation Army in Portland but decided to leave the organization when he felt the people weren't entirely of God crutchfield relocated corvallis eighty miles south and captivated the town with his charming hypnotic. Personality the evangelists was quick to convince the townsfolk that God revealed himself and selected Crutchfield as his prophet here on Earth after Krefeld gained recognition in the community. He began operating his church from the home of Local Citizen O. V. Hurt Krefeld had his followers convinced. They no longer needed their earthly possessions and by Destroying Them. They could be a prophet like him. The services would last all day and night. His followers mostly women and young girls burned possessions and Bonfires hurts. Front Yard. Crutchfield cleanse them by laying his hands on their naked bodies as they rolled on the floor. They loudly begged for God's forgiveness sometimes even speaking in tongues crutchfield used sleep and food deprivation as a means of breaking these women down. He convinced many of them to become estranged from their families. He then began seducing and having affairs with them in an effort to find the second mother of Christ in one thousand. Nine hundred. Four crutchfield was accused of adultery. Then a criminal offence but before he could be arrested crutchfield vanished. Authorities finally discovered him four months later hiding in a hole under hurts home. Naked and starving. Shortly after Crutchfield was sentenced to two years in prison. During crutchfield's time away many of his followers were committed to asylums to cleanse them of his spell. He was then released sometime in nineteen. Oh six but upon returning to Corvallis. He proclaimed that he had been resurrected from the dead and was going by the name of Elijah. He then singlehandedly claimed responsibility for the Nineteen O. Six San Francisco earthquake. He capitalized on the devastating event convincing his followers that this was the world's punishment for putting him in jail Coral Hartley. One of his disciples fell victim to his lies and said he condemned the city of San Francisco and brought the earthquake. He has condemned the city of Corvallis and an earthquake will destroy this place. Crutchfield then ordered all of his followers to evacuate to the coast and leave their lives behind. They did a month later on. May Seventh Nineteen O six. A man named George Mitchell took matters into his own hands. He had two sisters both victims of Crutchfield salacious prophecies and he had had enough. Mitchell found crutchfield on the streets of Sandal. That morning he shot crutchfield dead in cold blood. When Mitchell's case entered the courtroom. He was found not guilty under the circumstances but a few days after his release Mitchell met up with a sister. Esther a follower of crutchfield's out of revenge. She killed her brother for murdering her prophet. Esther Mitchell believed she had brought Justice Franz Edmund Crutchfield. She too was ruled by the court. Not guilty by reason of insanity she was admitted to a mental asylum where she remained until nineteen o nine in August of twenty nineteen a six point. Three earthquake hit just off the coast of Oregon about two hundred miles away from corvallis. Perhaps crutchfield's prediction was just one hundred thirteen years too soon but as far as we can tell the world is still standing..