William Leak

First Name: William
Last Name: Leak
Cause of Death
COD Category: 
COD Method/Implement: 
COD Inquest Finding: 

do say upon our oathes that the said William Leak came to his death on the sixteenth day of October one thousand eight hundred and twelve when on his way home from his Fathers House to shoot near the House of Lewis D Yancys he then and there recivd a stab in his left thight with a large Knife by Samuel Yancy of which wound he instantly Deceased and we do further say that the aforesaid Samuel Yancy did notoriously and willfully perpetrate the said murder on the body of the said Decd against the peace of this state.

COD Short Description: 
stabbed with a knife
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