Terry Blair

Demographic Info



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Terry Blair was born on September 16, 1961 in Missouri. He was born the fourth eldest of ten siblings.

Blair was born into a family where criminal activity was regular. HIs mother had been diagnosed with a mental illness and shot a man, his brother, Walter Blair Jr. was convicted of murder and executed, his half brother, Clifford Miller, was sentenced to two life sentences for kidnapping and forcible sodomy.

Before beginning his serial series Blair had been incarcerated for 21 years for the murder of his pregnant wife. He began his series after he was released from prison in 2003, at the age of 42. All of Blair’s victims were females between the ages of 25 and 42. Blair would usually rape his victims and subsequently strangle them to death.

Blair was arrested on October 15, 2004 and charged with eight counts of first degree murder, as well as assault and three counts of forcible rape. He was sentenced to life in prison with no parole. He is currently serving time in Missouri.

Image Source: Kansas City Missouri Police Department Booking Photo – Public Domain

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Forensic Studies 005: Terry Blair

on June 14th, 2011 in Forensic Studies, Forensics, Serial Killers by | 2 Comments

Terry Blair became a serial killer after killing seven people before being incarcerated for the rest of his life (Dolan Media Newswires. 2008). Blair grew up in a household of troubled individuals who had too much of an influence on Blair due to the fact that he committed these family…

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Victims of Terry Blair

on January 1st, 2010 in Serial Killers, Victimology by | 1 Comment

Terry Blair is thought to have murdered at least eight women, but only charged with the murders of seven women. We currently have information on seven of his victims. Angela Monroe Angela was Blair’s wife. She was murdered in 1982. Anna Ewing Anna, age 42, was murdered around July 14,…

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