OH ''PENNY'' DOE: WF, 30-50, found in wooded area in Eaton, OH - 25 May 1968 - Fingers hooked in small tree


Well-known member
Unidentified Person / NamUs #UP55702
Female, White / Caucasian
Date Found: May 25, 1968
Location Found: Eaton, Ohio
Estimated Age Range: 30-50 Years

The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)


Case Information

Case Numbers
NCMEC Number: --
ME/C Case Number: 68-7

Sex: Female
Race / Ethnicity: White / Caucasian

Possible First Name: --
Possible Middle Name: --
Possible Last Name: --
Possible Nickname: --

Estimated Age Group: Adult - Pre 60
Estimated Age Range (Years): 30-50
Estimated Year of Death: 1962-1968
Estimated PMI: --

Height: 5' 2"-5' 6"(62-66 inches) , Estimated
Weight: 130-140 lbs, Estimated

Type: Unidentified Deceased
Date Found: May 25, 1968
NamUs Case Created: February 27, 2019
ME/C QA Reviewed: --

Location Found
General Location: at the Rear of the F. Time McFall property on Frederick Drive
Eaton, Ohio
County: Preble County

Circumstances of Recovery:
Children playing in a wooded area found a skull that was separated from a badly decomposed body trunk with a left arm intact (the fingers of which were hooked in a small tree). The lower right arm was missing. There was no clothing or jewelry. The skull was 75 feet downstream from the trunk. The entire area had been swept by high water within the previous few days. The decedent may have been deceased up to one year or more.

Details of Recovery
Inventory of Remains: One or more limbs not recovered
One or both hands not recovered

Condition of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction

Physical Description
Hair Color: Unknown or Completely Bald
Head Hair Description: --
Body Hair Description: --
Facial Hair Description: --
Left Eye Color: Unknown or Missing
Right Eye Color: Unknown or Missing
Eye Description: --

Distinctive Physical Features
No Information Entered

Clothing and Accessories
No jewelry or clothing were found with the remains

-Click the Report button if you'd like this case moved to the general discussion area to be opened for commenting.
Last edited by a moderator:

Forum statistics

Latest member