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Jack Ketch is a Fable executioner working for the Fabletown government. 


After the revolution at the Farm was put down, Jack performed the task of executing Posey and Dun for their role as ringleaders of the event.

Killed Victims


  • Jack is one of the few Fables in the series to be based on a real person, rather than a purely fictional character. In reality, Jack Ketch was an infamous executioner working for King Charles II of England in the late 1600s.
Series FablesFairestJack of FablesFables: The Wolf Among UsEverafter: From the Pages of Fables
Specials 1001 Nights of SnowfallPeter & Max: A Fables NovelCinderella: From Fabletown with LoveCinderella: Fables Are ForeverThe Unwritten FablesThe LiteralsFables: Werewolves of the HeartlandFairest: In All The Land
Characters Bigby WolfSnow WhiteRose RedPrince CharmingBeautyBeastBoy BlueFlycatcherKing ColeFrau TotenkinderGeppettoThe Snow QueenNorth WindJack Horner
Video Games The Wolf Among UsThe Wolf Among Us: Season 2
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