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Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Method Inquest Finding
Jack Robinson March 13, 1847 at Sander's Creek[?], Kershaw County, SC exposure

upon their oaths do say that the said Jack Robinson came to his death by exposure

Jacob Scott January 21, 1882 Spartanburg County, SC hemorrhage of the lungs

upon their oaths do say that said Jacob Scott ... came to his death from hemorrhage of the lungs

Jake slave November 10, 1855 at William Brownings old field, Union County, SC disease, exposure

upon their oaths do say that … it appears that Jake was on Saturday the 3rd Instant laboring under slight mental derangement, that he left home without his permission or Knowledge, and that he had been complaining for about one month before he left home, and was under the medical care of Doct Jesse Lamb, ... the deceased Jake was laboring under an attack of Typhoyd Fever, and had been for several weeks and that he was laboring under a fit of mental derangement when he left home, and that he must have died at [?] in a day or less after leaving home

James infant October 31, 1855 on Col Tho. Dawkins[?] Plantation in his field, Union County, SC

upon their oaths do say that they believe the Sd Infant came to his fall[?] & Came to its death by some means to the Jury unknown

Jane Glover January 12, 1883 at Handy Tanks House on John Wir[?] plantation, Edgefield County, SC unknown

upon there Oaths do say Jane Glover Came to her death from ruptured Bladder

Jesse Wood April 13, 1829 Spartanburg County, SC drowning

it appears to us and we verily believe that the sd. Jesse … either wilfully, intentionally or accidentally go[t] into the River … by which means he was drowned

Jim Brown Child April 19, 1882 on Jasper Talbert Premises, Edgefield County, SC

upon there Oaths do say that the said Jim Brown was Killed and Murdered by some person or persons as by means to the Jurors unknown

Joel Etheridge November 29, 1893 at Joel Etheridge Residence, Edgefield County, SC gun

upon their oaths do say, that the said Joel Etheridge came to his death from gun shot wounds, from the evidence before us with in his own hands

John slave November 20, 1829 on the Bank of the Wateree River at the plantation of Col. James Shesnut, Kershaw County, SC drowning

do say that from every information they can obtain the said black or coloured man to have been the slave of a Mr. Chappell of Charleston who was a boat hand in the employ of Mr. Thomas J. Kerr by the name of John and that he came to his death by drowning from cause to them unknown.

John Anderson November 18, 1889 at Jonesville School house (col.), Spartanburg County, SC exposure

upon there oaths do say that John Anderson came to his death by being wet and froze to death

John Covington October 26, 1849 at the house of John Covington, Spartanburg County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the deceased came to his death by the hands of God with an Apoplectic fit

John Goff April 4, 1843 at the house of Holly Goff, Kershaw County, SC

upon their oaths do saythat the deceased John Goff came to his death by natural causes

John Myers July 24, 1845 at the big hill east of McRae's Mill on the road from Camden to Darlington Court House, Kershaw County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the deceased came to his death by causes unknown to them

John Westmorland August 1, 1847 at James Hopkins's, Spartanburg County, SC

do say upon their oaths that it was by the act of God

Joseph Davis September 9, 1820 at the house of George Miller, Spartanburg County, SC

say upon their oaths that the said Joseph Davis … was kild [sic] or came to his Death by Misfortune

Joseph Parham February 10, 1867 at an out house near Alexander Purcell's[?], Spartanburg County, SC freezing

upon their oaths afores'd do say that aforesaid Joseph Parnham came to his death by mischance by freezing or the visitation of God

Joshua negro man slave June 26, 1860 at Harmon Gallman, Edgefield County, SC disease/mental illness

upon there oaths do say that … Joshua a negro man slave of Harmons Gallmans came to his death very sudenly by some internal disease unknwon

male infant slave male infant slave July 10, 1851 at Jacob Pickle's, Anderson County, SC unknown
Mary Bright Hanpt[?] October 6, 1881 at Bright Hanpt[?], Edgefield County, SC

Came to Her death from accute [?]fermation of the Womb

Mary George November 1, 1857 at the late residence of Mary George, Spartanburg County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the dec'd came to her death through the dispensation of Providence

Mary Waters March 20, 1883 at or near the residence of Thomas J. Reynolds, Anderson County, SC unknown

do say that the said Mary Waters came to her death from causes unknown to the jury at the house of Wm Waters

Meredith Crawford July 3, 1861 At the residence of Meredith Crawford, Anderson County, SC died in sleep

do say that said Meridith Crawford died….cause unknown

Miley slave April 5, 1858 at a house near the jail in York Street, Camden, Kershaw County, SC

opon their oaths do say that the said negro woman died from exhaustion consequent upon hysterical mania in the jail

Minda negro girl August 17, 1851 at Mr Geo Robinsons, Edgefield County, SC

upon their oaths do say that … the said negro girl Minda came to her death by congestion of the brain & spine

Moriah McIntire November 21, 1889 at or on H. Z. Taylor's place, Spartanburg County, SC heart disease or overwork

upon there oaths do say that the said Moriah McIntire died from heart disease

Moses free person of color December 8, 1850 at the house of Robert McCurley[?], Spartanburg County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the said Moses came to his death by no means of violence byt being old and infirm frozed [sic] to death

Nancy slave November 11, 1857 Spartanburg County, SC

after hearing the evidence do think that the dec'd came to her death by the act of God or mischance

Ned slave April 22, 1843 at Chesnut's Ferry, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say that the said negro slave Ned the property of the estate of John Chesnut came to his death by drowning about six weeks ago

negro negro February 23, 1838 at Mrs. McRay's plantation, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say that said Boddy was a negro man and came to his death by drowning but have no evidence before us to warrant us in saying when or where

negro negro March 25, 1838 at James Chesnut's plantation, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say to the best of their knowledge the Boddy now before them is that of a negro man who came to his death by drowning but having no evidence before them cannot say when or where

negro negro March 19, 1838 at Ja's Chesnut's plantation, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say we find the Boddy is a Negro man and came to his death by Drowning but have no evidence before us in saying when or where

negro negro March 26, 1838 at the Camden Ferry, Wateree River, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say we find the Boddy is a negro man and came to his death by drownign but have no evidence before us to warrant us in saying when or where

negro negro April 23, 1838 at the Camden Ferry, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say that the said boddy is a negro man supposed to have been drowned but having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

negro negro April 5, 1838 at the Camden Ferry, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say we find upon examination the body is that of a negro man and suppose that he came to his death by drowning, and having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

negro negro April 16, 1838 at Thomas Whitaker's plantation, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say we find the body to be that of a negro woman unknown supposed to have been drowned but having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

negro negro March 16, 1834 at the big Raft, the body lodged in the river Wateree, Kershaw County, SC drowning

do say that the said negro came to his death by drowning[?] from [?] mischance unknown. The body was clothed with two pair of pantaloons -- outside wool & cotton with one leather[?] coarse cotton shirt, patched round coat filled with white wool

negro negro March 25, 1838 at Col. Ja's Chesnut plantation, Kershaw County, SC drowning

upon their oaths do say that to the best of our knowneldge the body now before us is the body of a negro man and came to his death by Drowning but having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

Nelson slave March 4, 1846 at a plantation of Col Wm H Gist, Union County, SC alcohol

upon their oaths do say that they believe he the said Nelson came to his death by first drinking too much whiskey and being out on Sunday night or that his being out from whatever cause produced his death

Obadiah Thomson March 1, 1886 Spartanburg County, SC hanging

[do say] that the said Obidian Thomspon came to his death by hanging at the hands of some person or persons to the jury unknown

Patsy Ervin April 14, 1869 Spartanburg County, SC

after making all the enquiry … come fully to the opinion that she came to her death by the hand of Providence

Pete slave October 31, 1864 at Liberty hill, Edgefield County, SC

upon there oaths do say that the said Pete was killed and murdered by some person or persons (or by some means) to the Jurors unknown

Peter Male Slave December 22, 1851 at John Gibbes, Union County, SC

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter came to his Death from causes unknown to us

Peter slave February 16, 1865 at the Corman Gaal[?], Union County, SC

do Say … did came to his death by causes unknown

Powell slave August 10, 1851 at Mr. John Whitaker's plantation on Wateree River, Kershaw County, SC

on their oaths say … that Powell in manner and form aforesaid came to his death by some misfortune or accident

Rebecca Crow February 27, 1857 on the Howard Gap Road one & a half miles from Spartanburgh, SC, Spartanburg County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the said Rebecca Crow came to her death from … exposure & cold

Redding Summerville January 9, 1826 Kershaw County, SC

do say upon their oaths that he came to his death by the visitation of God

Rinna Trammell March 24, 1880 at Massena Pruitt's, Greenville County, SC

upon their oaths do say that the said Rinna Trammell died a natural Death from old age hastened by laying out all night … undergoing the chills of the cold night

Robert Parks September 27, 1894 at Parkville, Edgefield County, SC

upon their oaths do say, that We the jurors find from the evidence that the deceased came to his death by a lick from the hands of Tom Johnson

Robert Williams November 4, 1881 at Wilson's Bridge, Greenville County, SC hanging

upon their oaths do say that the deceased Robert Williams came to his death … by hanging at the hands of parties unknown to the jury

Sam slave, boy October 10, 1857 at the Carolina Hotel, Edgefield C.H., Edgefield County, SC

upon their oaths do say-that the deceased Sam came to his death by a sudden and unexpected disease or causes unknown

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