In Cold Blood

By: Mackenize, Savannah, Brooklyn, and Harleigh

About Kenyon Clutter

  • Born on August 28, 1944
  • The youngest of the Clutter children.
  • Kenyon was a loner.
  • He had one friend, Bob, who he no longer saw because Bob recently acquired a girlfriend.
  • Kenyon was highly intelligent, and liked to build and modify electronic gadgets and other machines.

The Significance and Purpose

Kenyon was the son of Herb and Bonnie Clutter. He was murdered along with his parents and sister by Perry Smith and Dick Hicock. His significance is to give the reader a personal attachment, so when he dies they will feel like they knew him.