The list consists the deaths occurred in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise.

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Kirk Head bludgeoned twice with sledgehammer, hacked apart with chainsaw (off-screen) Bubba "Leatherface" Sawyer
Pamela "Pam" Back impaled on meat hook, frozen in freezer (off-screen)
Jerry Head bludgeoned with sledgehammer
Franklin Hardesty Enright Hacked 5 times with chainsaw
Nubbins "The Hitchhiker" Sawyer Run over by 18-wheeler "Black Maria" Truck Driver Accident

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Buzz Top of head hacked off with chainsaw while driving car Bubba "Leatherface" Sawyer
Rick "The Prick" Mangled in car crash Off-screen
L.G. McPeters Head bludgeoned 20 times with hammer, skinned/blood loss (off-screen) "Chop-Top" Sawyer and Bubba "Leatherface" Sawyer
Drayton "The Cook" Sawyer Rear slashed with chainsaw, back slashed by chainsaw through table, blown up by grenade (off-screen) Lieutenant Boude "Lefty" Hardesty Enright, Bubba "Leatherface" Sawyer, and Himself Accident:first as a suicide
Bubba "Leatherface" Sawyer Impaled through stomach with chainsaw, hammer thrown at head, blown up by grenade (off-screen) Lieutenant Boude "Lefty" Hardesty Enright, "Grandpa" Sawyer, and Drayton "The Cook" Sawyer Accident
"Grandpa" Sawyer Blown up by grenade Drayton "The Cook" Sawyer Off-screen, accident
Lieutenant Boude "Lefty" Hardesty Enright
"Chop-Top" Sawyer Stomach sliced 3 times with chainsaw, fell off mountain into pipe Vanita "Stretch" Brock

Leatherface:Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3 (1990)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Sally Hardesty Enright Died in private health care facility Natural Death Told in prologue narration
W.E. Sawyer Executed in gas chamber State of Texas
Gina Head bludgeoned with sledgehammer "Leatherface" Jr. Sawyer
Sara Eviscerated with chainsaw
Ryan Feet impaled with hooks/hung upside down, head bludgeoned by sledgehammer contraption Edward "Eddie/Tex" Sawyer, Tinker "Tink/Tech" Sawyer, and Babi "Little Girl" Sawyer
Anne "Mama" Sawyer Shot 3 times in chest through window with machine gun Benny
Tinker "Tink/Tech" Sawyer Ear/2 fingers blown off through window with machine gun/bled out (off-screen)
Edward "Eddie/Tex" Sawyer Back impaled with hunting knife, covered in gasoline/set on fire Michelle and Benny Alternate scene:impaled in own trap
Benny Back sliced by chainsaw, drowned in lake "Leatherface" Jr. Sawyer Alternate scene, survived in film
"Leatherface" Jr. Sawyer Head bludgeoned 11 times with rock, drowned in lake Michelle
Alfredo Sawyer Shot in chest through rear windshield of pickup truck with shotgun Alternate cut:drowned, official cut:survives drowning

Texas Chainsaw Massacre:The Next Generation (1994)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
"I'm Not Hurt" Boy Incapacitated in car accident, neck snapped Vilmer Slaughter
Sean Run over 11 times with tow-truck
Barry Head bludgeoned with sledgehammer "Leatherface" Slaughter
W.E. Slaughter Vilmer Slaughter Debateable death, possibly survived due to Part 3 reference
Heather Back impaled on meat hook, back set of fire, neck crushed underfoot "Leatherface" Slaughter and Vilmer Slaughter
Vilmer Slaughter Head split open by airplane propeller Apparent Illuminati Pilot

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Hitchhiker Shot through mouth/rear windshield with .357 magnum Herself Suicide
Kemper Hit in back of head with sledgehammer, face flayed with knife Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt
Pepper Harrington Back sliced/sliced in half with chainsaw
Andy Leg sliced off with chainsaw, back impaled on meat hook, chest impaled with knife Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt and Erin Hardesty Mercy kill by Erin
Morgan Hardesty Handcuffed hands tangled on chandelier, crotch sliced with chainsaw Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt
Sheriff Winston Hoyt/Charles "Charlie" Hewitt Jr. Run over 3 times with police car Erin Hardesty
Two Officers Hacked with chainsaw Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt Not seen

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre:The Beginning (2006)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Sloane Birth complications Her baby Adopted and raised by "Thomas 'Leatherface' Hewitt"
Meat Plant Owner Hit in back with sledgehammer, caught under desk, legs broken/head bludgeoned with sledgehammer Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt
Sheriff Winston Hoyt Shot through head/cheek with shotgun Charles "Charlie" Hewitt Jr. Identity stolen
Alex Shot in chest with shotgun Sheriff Winston Hoyt/Charles "Charlie" Hewitt Jr.
Holden Sliced in half with chainsaw Thomas Brown "Tommy/Leatherface" Hewitt
Eric Arms flayed with knife, impaled through stomach/gutted with chainsaw while on table, face flayed with knife
Bailey Chest impaled with meat hook/pulled out of tow-truck/dragged, tongue cut out, throat slit with scissors
Dean Impaled through back with chainsaw/lifted
Chrissie Impaled through driver's seat/back with chainsaw while driving car
Motorist Run over by car Accident, double kill
Police Officer

Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Female Sawyer Relative Shot in neck, burned in house Residents of Newt, Texas
Male Sawyer Relative Shot in chest, burned in house
Boss Sawyer Shot in back, burned in house
Bear Sawyer Shot in chest, burned in house
Drayton Sawyer Shot in stomach, burned in house
Male Sawyer Relative Burned alive by molotov, fell through window
Grandpa Sawyer Shot in chest, burned in house
Loretta Sissy Sawyer Shot in back, head kicked/neck snapped Residents of Newt, Texas, Gavin Miller
Darryl Head bludgeoned 6 times with sledgehammer Jedidiah "Jed/Leatherface" Sawyer
Kenny Back impaled with meat hook, back impaled on meat hook, sliced in half with chainsaw
Ryan Tires slashed with chainsaw/head smashed through windshield in van crash
Nikki Leg/stomach slashed with chainsaw, frozen in freezer (off-screen), forehead shot with handgun Jedidiah "Jed/Leatherface" Sawyer and Officer Marvin Accident
Officer Marvin Chest hacked once/back 5 times with hatchet, face flayed with knife Jedidiah "Jed/Leatherface" Sawyer
Ollie Brown Cheek sliced with filet knife, chest impaled with pitchfork Edith Rose Sawyer/Heather Miller
Mayor Burt Hartman Ankles sliced/hands sliced off with chainsaw, fell into meat grinder/hacked apart Jedidiah "Jed/Leatherface" Sawyer
Gavin Miller Hacked with chainsaw Off-screen, double kill
Arlene Miller

Leatherface (2017)

Name Cause of death Killer Notes
Poacher Leg slashed with chainsaw, head bludgeoned with hammer Jedidiah Sawyer, Drayton Sawyer and Grandpa Sawyer
Betty Hartman Fell through floor, crushed under engine Jedidiah Sawyer and Nubbins Sawyer
Nurse Head smashed on table Verna Sawyer-Carson Debatable death?
Orderly Beaten Bud
Female Patient Strangled with own hair Clarice
Dr. Lang Head smashed on window repeatedly Bud
Nurse Stabbed in mouth/throat with scissors Insane Asylum Patient
Insane Asylum Patient Head stomped repeatedly Jedidiah "Jackson" Sawyer
Orderly Tied up in wheelchair, and pushed through window Insane Asylum Patient
Male Diner Customer Stabbed in neck with knife Clarice
Male Diner Customer Shot in face with revolver
Diner Chef Shot in face with revolver
Waitress Slashed with knife, shot in head Isaac "Ike"
Isaac "Ike" Hit over head with log, face crushed against rock Bud
Clarice Shot in head with revolver Texas Ranger Hal Hartman
Bud Shot through head with revolver Deputy
Deputy Head slammed with car door repeatedly Jedidiah "Jackson" Sawyer
Deputy Sorells Stabbed repeatedly, fed/eaten alive Drayton Sawyer, Nubbins Sawyer and Pigs
Texas Ranger Hal Hartman Sliced open with chainsaw Jedidiah Sawyer
Nurse Elizabeth "Lizzy" White Foot caught in bear trap, decapitated with chainsaw


  • Leatherface has physical and mental disabilities, such as being deformed, intellectually disabled, overweight, cross dressing and cannibal.
  • Franklin Hardesty, from the original film, suffers from paraplegia.
  • Lieutenant Lefty, from the second film, turns out to be Sally and Franklin's uncle.
  • In the prologue narration of the third film, Sally, from original film, has died in a private health care facility.
    • She made a cameo appearance in the fourth film being wheeled through a hospital on a gurney.
      • Meaning the events had to take place between were Sally escaped, Jenny taken to the hospital, and Sally's death before the third film.
  • The sixth film is a prequel to the fifth film.
    • Sloane died giving birth to her son.
    • The owner of the meat plant disposes him in the dumpster where Luda names him Thomas and takes him in to the Hewitt residence.
    • Thomas murdered his abusive boss.
    • Charlie Hewitt Jr. kills the sheriff and takes his identity.
    • Holden, who's the boyfriend of Alex, seeks revenge on the Hewitts and attacks Monty by shooting him in the leg with a .357 magnum.
    • Charlie orders Leatherface to remove the wounded leg with his chainsaw.
    • Leatherface accidentally nicks Monty's second leg, so Hoyt tells him to remove that as well to lower the risk of infection, and for "balance".
  • The seventh film is a direct sequel to the 1974 original film and starts immediately after Sally Hardesty's escape.
    • The residents of Newt, Texas takes justice into their own hands when they burn down the farmhouse of the Sawyer family for role in aiding Jed in several murders.
    • Gavin Miller found an infant and promptly murders her mother, Loretta Sawyer, and adopts the infant with his wife, Arlene.
    • Decades later, the infant has been raised by Gavin and Arlene as Heather Miller.
    • Heather learns that she was adopted when she was notified that her grandmother, Verna Carson, has passed away and left everything to her.
    • Sheriff Hooper realizes that Leatherface survived the fire and is still alive.
    • Officer Marvin happens to be one of the Newt residents who burned down the Sawyer house and killing the family.
    • Deputy Carl Hartman, who's the son of Mayor Burt Hartman, caught Heather and ties her up at the long-abandoned Sawyer slaughterhouse to lure Leatherface.
    • Leatherface finds out that Heather is his cousin.
    • Heather kills Ollie and helps her cousin by his chainsaw, which he uses to force Mayor Hartman into a meat-grinder.
    • Heather reads the letter from Verna, who her real name is Edith Rose Sawyer, that tells her Leatherface will protect her in return for being taken care of.
    • Realizing Leatherface is the only family she has left, Heather decides to stay with him.
    • In a post-credits scene, Heather's abusive, adoptive parents arrive at the mansion, discussing how they greedily plan to split her assets. Leatherface opens the door, with his chainsaw in hand.
  • The Hewitt family have more members than the original Sawyer family.
  • The Slaughter family are the most hated characters in the franchise.
  • The Slaughter family are not cannibals nor incestous, only chaotic.
  • Some deaths in the movie were unintentional or suicidal.
    • Nubbins was unintentionally run over by a truck driver.
    • Drayton grabbed a grenade to kill himself, Leatherface, Lefty and Grandpa, but during the duel between Lefty and Leatherface, he is struck Leatherface's chainsaw that causes the grenade to explode prematurely.
    • A hitchhiker shoots herself with a .357 magnum.
    • Erin stabbed Andy to end his suffering.
    • While Leatherface was killing Chrissie, the car she is driving goes out of control that runs over both a motorist and a police officer.
    • When Officer Marvin open the freezer, he was startled and accidentally shot Nikki.
  • In the fourth film, the Slaughter family are involved in a Illuminati conspiracy to provide society a source of horror but when Agent Rothman discovered the are "breaking the rules" he has set for them, Rothman decides to shut them down, ordering Vilmer to be assassinated and rescuing Jenny from him.
  • Halloween was shown in the seventh film.

Villains/Killers Identities

Victims Identities

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2

Leatherface:Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3

Texas Chainsaw Massacre:The Next Generation

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre:The Beginning

Texas Chainsaw 3D