Belvidere Illinois House is Being Watched Over by Civil War Era Ghost
Ever have a feeling that you are being watched? You walk into a room, turn a corner and WHAT WAS THAT? The feeling of being watched, super creepy.
Well you might have that vibe in Belvidere, Illinois at the "Nellie Dunton Home." Mystery
So here's the story about this lady Nellie Dunton...This home overlooks the Kishwaukee River. Nellie is a Belvidere native, and this love story takes an "old guy" twist and turn. Nellie fell for an older fella that was heading off to fight in the Civil War. This gentleman promised to come home to her and marry her. Well, he never came back from the battle leaving Nellie in a state of depression.
She closed down, became anti-social and refused to leave the house and to never fall in love again....Well she did leave the house, in her wedding dress. She wandered down to the Kishwaukee River and drowned. So wait, WEARING HER WEDDING DRESS she killed herself. Creepy!
So here's the current day WTH, there is a vibe that Nellie is always watching over the house. People that visit this historic house, even the nearby neighbors...claim that they feel like they are being watched by...You guessed it, by a woman in a wedding dress. Hmmm, who could that be? Guesses?
What could she be doing? Waiting for the old guy's ghost to come back? Did she leave some popcorn in the microwave? Whatever the reason, residents in Belvidere are creeped out, even when it's a "nice day for a, white wedding."
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