Civil War Ghosts Blog

The Smallpox Apocalypse

Posted on April 30, 2020

The European's arrival in the New World was nothing short of an Apocalyptic event for most natives. In the Americas, the coming of Europeans led to plagues, war, genocide, and subjection. It led t... Read More

The Ghosts of the Gettysburg National Cemetery

Posted on April 30, 2020

Gettysburg National Cemetery is a United States federal cemetery built for Union/Federal losses of the Battle of Gettysburg in the Civil War. Located just outside Gettysburg Borough, in Adams County,... Read More

Edward Jenner VS the Apocalypse; the first vaccination.

Posted on April 27, 2020

Nowadays, most of the highly infectious deadly diseases that plagued mankind have been hindered and corraled. We no longer have to worry, 24-7 on the whereabouts of that nasty horseman known as Pestil... Read More

The Spanish Flu: The Facts, Figures and Skeletons

Posted on April 21, 2020

What was the Spanish Flu? The Flu under the scopeThe Spanish flu was the first of two pandemics caused by the H1N1 influenza virus. That nomenclature is no-doubt pinging your spider-sense; it sou... Read More

Facts, tidbits and scary stories of the Black Plague

Posted on March 25, 2020

Nowadays, during the haunting of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the great spook running amok throughout the world, we’re constantly being assaulted by reminders of old archaic pandemics. We are being... Read More

The Ghost Of General Sherman.

Posted on March 23, 2020

A man is measured by what he leaves behind, by his legacy, by his memories and triumphs. You have to be a special kind of badass, when the big cheese in charge goes, “Sherman was scary... That SOB w... Read More

Hansell Road, Haunted Places in Pennsylvania

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in Pennsylvania

Posted on March 15, 2020

Pennsylvania is one of the first states of the US that has hosted events that had played a pivotal role in America’s history. From the Revolutionary War to the bloody Battle of Gettysburg during the... Read More

Haunted Tillie Pierce House Inn, Ghosts in Gettysburg

Tillie Pierce House Inn

Posted on February 2, 2020

Tillie Pierce is one of the bravest civilians to spring into action after the Battle of Gettysburg broke out. Without questioning her own safety, she rose to the occasion to assist in tending to wound... Read More

Hauntings at The Jennie Wade House

The Jennie Wade House

Posted on January 30, 2020

Tragic story, Jennie’s. As the only direct civilian casualty during the Battle of Gettysburg, her death was a stark reminder for everyone who survived the war as to just how fortunate they were. Kil... Read More

Hauntings at The Farnsworth House Inn, Civil War Ghosts, Ghosts in Gettysburg

The Farnsworth House Inn

Posted on January 27, 2020

Built somewhere around 1810, the Farnsworth House Inn is today a local tourist attraction that operates as both an inn and a tourist shop. Located in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, it is believed to be ext... Read More