William DeCaux Tilney

From Kook Science

William DeCaux Tilney (July 7, 1841 - October 11, 1925) was British-born physician and notable resident of Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co., Indiana. Tilney touted himself as a "professor of magic" and was cited as a witness to spiritual manifestations in the mid-1870s at Pence's Hall in Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.

Selected Bibliography

  • Tilney, William DeCaux (1912), Experiences in Hades and Heavens, Communicated through the Hand of W. D. Tilney, Crawfordsville: The Indiana Printing Co.  — claimed as the product of automatic writing

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