Packer, Alfred b. January 21, 1842 d. April 23, 1907 American Folk Figure. Known as the "The Colorado Cannibal." His name is often misspelled as "Alferd," an error that stems from his own illiteracy. His victims were Frank "Butcher" Miller, Israel Swann, James Humphreys, George Noon, and Shannon Wilson Bell. Born in Pennsylvania, he enlisted on April 22, 1862 in the 16th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War, and was mustered out at Fort Ontario, New York on December 29, 1862 suffering from epilepsy. On June 10, 1863, he...[Read More] (Bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) Littleton Cemetery, Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colorado, USA Plot: Under the tree near the second-most northern entrance.