|Family||6 children (5 deceased)|
|Location||Oswego, New York|
|Motive||To gain sympathy|
|Victims||5 of her children|
|Conviction||75 years in prison|
|Appearance||Mothers Who Kill|
Waneta Hoyt killed 5 of her 6 children in Oswego, New York by suffocation, claiming they had just stopped breathing to gain sympathy. The murders were labeled as deaths by SIDS disease until Hoyt was arrested.