Jenny Greenteeth is a water hag in English folklore.
Appearance: Jenny Greenteeth appears as a monstrous old woman with green skin, long, matted hair, and as the name implies, incredibly sharp, green teeth. For an image of Jenny Greenteeth, click HERE.
Lore: Jenny Greenteeth lies in wait in bodies of water in England, waiting for children to wander too close to the water's edge. When a victim wanders too close to the water's edge, Jenny Greenteeth lunges and drags the poor soul down into the depths of the water where she drowns and devours them.
Defense Against Jenny Greenteeth: Stay away from the water's edge.
Trivia: Meg Mucklebones from the 1985 movie, Legend, is based on Jenny Greenteeth.
Jenny Greenteeth, Folklore Character