Freelance Writer

William G. Krejci

Author, Investigative Historian, Genealogist, Tour Guide

Mystery novels, local interest, and nonfiction. New titles coming soon.


   Author and investigative historian William G. Krejci was born in Cleveland and raised in neighboring Avon Lake. Aside from the multiple book titles to his credit, he's also the owner, operater, and host of Strange & Spooky Cleveland Tours. With an interest in local history, he spends much of his time investigating the origins of ghostly legends and urban lore, and for six years was the resident historian of Cleveland's famed Franklin Castle. Since 2022, he has served on the board of the Monroe Street Cemetery Foundation on Cleveland's West Side.

   William is the author of Buried Beneath Cleveland: Lost Cemeteries of Cuyahoga County (The History Press, 2015) Haunted Put-in-Bay (The History Press, 2017) Ghosts and Legends of Northern Ohio (The History Press, 2019) Lost Put-in-Bay (The History Press 2022) Lost Ghost Stories of Cleveland (set for release in September 2023) and co-author of Haunted Franklin Castle (The History Press, 2017). He is also the author of the Jack Sullivan Mysteries and has been a guest speaker at many historical societies, libraries, bookstores, public venues and civic groups. He’s appeared as a guest on multiple paranormal-based television programs and has been featured on many local podcasts, television and radio programs. In his free time, he enjoys hiking with his friends, and sings and plays guitar in an Irish band.

Feel free to contact with inquiries about how to discover your lost ancestors.
 (440) 258-7794
Come join me as we take a walk on the Spooky Side


Available for presentations at historical societies, book stores, libraries, or private groups.


Available to write for special projects. The sky's the limit.