Wilx tortured and killed the Cain mother, which is why the entire family and Esther hold such a deep grudge against him. He didn't get any information out of her, but while he was keeping her in a cage in his basement his wife discovered her. He either had to kill the wife or she was killed trying to help the mother, but either way he blames Esther and the Cains for his wife's death, even though he killed the mother.
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