James Gage

First Name: James
Last Name: Gage
Cause of Death
COD Category: 
COD Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do Say. That according to the evidence of witnesses, in above case, James Gage came to his death by the accidental falling upon his head, a large and heavy Well Bucket, filled by him with water and mud, while he was cleaning out Mr. R.T. Yarborough's well-Said accident having occured, by the slipping loose of a knot in the end of the rope, which said James Gage, himself, had tied and affixed to the well Bucket.

COD Short Description: 
head trauma from well bucket
Original Record: 

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