These 8 Freaky Tales About Illinois’ Most Notorious Witches Will Chill Your Bones

This October is the perfect time to read up on some creepy stories. We’ve got eight freaky tales about notorious witches that have lived in Illinois, and they’re not for the faint of heart.

These ancient legends are traditional Illinois folklore that everyone in the state should know well. Scroll on to check them out.

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For more creepy tales, check out 10 urban legends from Illinois that will keep you awake at night.

What other notorious witches do you know about? Share your favorite stories with us below in the comments.