Baby farming in New Zealand

One of the most high profile cases of infanticide was committed by Minnie Dean in the late 19th century, also gaining infamy as the only woman in New Zealand to receive the death penalty for her crimes. During my childhood I heard many different stories of her hideous acts, made even more pertinent given that […]

via The notorious ‘baby murderer’ from New Zealand — The Bioarchaeology of Childhood | Sian Halcrow