Frankenstein (1931)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Men Hanged Unknown No
2 Fritz (Dwight Frye) Hanged Frankenstein's Monster No Scream heard, body shown in background
3 Dr. Waldman (Edward Van Sloan) Strangled to death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
4 Little Maria (Marilyn Harris) Drowned Frankenstein's Monster Yes Accidental
5 Frankenstein's Monster (Boris Karloff) Burned to death The Villagers Yes Returns in Bride of Frankenstein



Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Villager Strangled to death Frankenstein's Monster Yes Flashback from the first movie
2 Hans (Reginald Barlow) Strangled & Drowned to death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
3 Hans Wife Trown into the pit to her death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
4 Woman Heart taken Karl No Heart was needed for The Bride
5 Karl (Dwight Frye) Trown of the Castle Roof to his Death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
6 Doctor Septimus Pretorius (Ernest Thesiger) Died when the Castle Explode Frankenstein's Monster Yes The Monster pulled the lever causing the castle to explode
7 Frankenstein's Bride (Elsa Lanchester) Died when the Castle Explode Frankenstein's Monster Yes The Monster pulled the lever causing the castle to explode
8 Frankenstein's Monster (Boris Karloff) Died when the Castle Explode Himself Yes He pulled the lever causing the castle to explode, returns in Son Of Frankenstein
9 Ludwig (Ted Billings) Died when the Castle Explode Frankenstein's Monster Yes The Monster pulled the lever causing the castle explode



Son Of Frankenstein (1939)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Ygor (Béla Lugosi) Hanged Jurors No Survived with broken neck
2 Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive) Unknown Unknown No
3 Men Strangled to death, Legs broken & chest run down by a horse wagon Frankenstein's Monster Yes
4 Emil Lang Head smashed in Frankenstein's Monster Yes Death seen in shadow
6 Ygor (Béla Lugosi) Shot 3 Times with a Handgun Baron Wolf von Frankenstein Yes Returns in Ghost of Frankenstein
7 Thomas Benson (Edgar Norton) Unknown Frankenstein's Monster No his body was found
8 Frankenstein's Monster (Boris Karloff) Kicked into the Molten Sulphur Pit Baron Wolf von Frankenstein Yes Returns in Ghost of Frankenstein



Ghost Of Frankenstein (1942)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Josheff Pushed in the stomach & dies Frankenstein's Monster Yes
2 Jollin Pushed of the Roof to his death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
3 Dr. Kettering (Barton Yarborough) Punched to death Frankenstein's Monster No Only screams were heard
4 Ygor (Béla Lugosi) Brian removed into the Monster Dr. Theodore Bohmer No
5 Frankenstein's Monster (Lon Chaney, Jr) Brain removed & replaced by ygor's brain Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein & Dr. Theodore Bohmer No
6 Some Of The Villagers Killed by the Deadly Gas Dr. Theodore Bohmer Yes Bohmer turned on the deadly gas
7 Dr. Theodore Bohmer (Lionel Atwill) Electrocuted Ygor-Monster Yes
8 Ygor-Monster (Voiced by Béla Lugosi but the body of Lon Chaney, Jr) Burned to death Himself Yes Immolated in fire, returns in Frankenstein Meets The Wolfman
9 Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein (Sir Cedric Hardwicke) Burned to death Ygor-Monster Yes



Frankenstein Meets The Wolfman (1943)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Freddy Traling Severed Jugular & blood loss Wolf Man/Larry Talbot No
2 Police Man Severed Jugular & blood loss Wolf Man/Larry Talbot Yes
3 Woman Severed Jugular & blood loss Wolf Man/Larry Talbot No Body brought by villager
4 Frankenstein's Monster (Bela Lugosi) Crushed & drowned by the castle Vazec Yes Returns in House of Frankenstein
5 Wolf Man/Larry Talbot (Lon Chaney, Jr) Crushed & drowned by the castle Vazec Yes Returns in House of Frankenstein



House Of Frankenstein (1944)[edit | edit source]

# Name Cause of Death Killer On-Screen Death? Notes
1 Professor Bruno Lampini (George Zucco) Stangled to death Daniel Yes
2 The Wegen Ryder Unknown Daniel No Most likely from strangulation
3 Bürgermeister Hussman (Sig Ruman) Bitten in the neck Count Dracula/Baron Latos Yes
4 Count Dracula/Baron Latos (John Carradine) Turned into a Skeleton by sunlight Doctor Gustav Niemann Yes Coffin tossed into the sun light, Returns in House of Dracula
5 Frederick Strauss (Michael Mark) Brain removed Doctor Gustav Niemann No Brain seen in jar
6 Ullman (Frank Reicher) Brain removed Doctor Gustav Niemann No Brain seen in jar
7 Born (Dick Dickinson) Severed Jugular & blood loss Wolf Man/Larry Talbot No
8 Wolf Man/Larry Talbot (Lon Chaney Jr) Shot with a Silver Bullet Ilonka Yes Returns in House of Dracula
9 Ilonka (Elena Verdugo) Severed Jugular & blood loss Wolf Man/Larry Talbot Yes
10 Daniel (J. Carrol Naish) Thrown out lab window, fell to death Frankenstein's Monster Yes
11 Frankenstein's Monster (Glenn Strange) Drowned in quicksand Himself Yes Returns in House Of Dracula
12 Dr. Gustav Niemann (Boris Karloff) Drowned in quicksand Frankenstein's Monster Yes
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