#158 - The Appalachian Massacres (Harpe Brothers)

Apr 21, 12:00 PM

Trigger Warning: This episode contains descriptions of extreme violence including violence against children. Listener discretion is advised.

Buckle up and listen to the dark and tumultuous lives of Micajah and Wiley Harpe, two figures born in Scotland and raised during the American Revolution as British loyalists. From joining loyalist gangs as teenagers to their final days evading the law, their story unfolds amidst violence and chaos. This episode explores the trail of crimes that stoked fear across the early American frontier. As their saga ends in betrayal and retribution, we examine the consequences of their actions on themselves and their families, and the shocking extents of their brutality.


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