Unknown Infant at Samuel Fleming's Plantation

Unknown Infant at Samuel Fleming's Plantation
Cause of Death
COD Category: 
COD Inquest Finding: 

on their oaths do say they are unable to form any opinions as to how the infant came to its death or whether it even had life but the manner in which it was buried being put on the Top of a man made grave which grave was the grave of. . .person & only about three or four inches under ground, and wrapped in a small sack or Bag with one End open. . .

COD Short Description: 
infant found buried
Original Record: 

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