The Bell Witch

The most consistent element of the Bell Witch story is how inconsistent it is. Thegoodly/RooM/Getty Images

In the early 1800s, a family in Tennessee allegedly experienced what seemed to be a haunting on their family farm. Many narratives have blossomed from the Bell Witch story, but when you really try to look at the facts, they're few and far between.

Topics in this Podcast: 19th century, witchcraft, Andrew Jackson, myths, Halloween episodes, hauntings