John Wilson

First Name: John
Last Name: Wilson
Cause of Death
COD Category: 
COD Method/Implement: 
COD Inquest Finding: 

do say upon their oaths & affirmations that the said John Wilson decsd. Son John came to his death on the twenty sixth day of July in the year aforesaid by a stroke or strokes with a part of a fence rail or stake on the forehead of the said John above the left Eye and the Jurors aforesaid upon their oaths and affirmations aforesaid do say that from the Evidence... before them that a certain John Wilson decsd. son of James then and there with the fence rail or stake aforesaid did Kill and murder against the peace of the said state.

COD Short Description: 
hit with a stake after a fight
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