The State vs. the Dead Body of Sam

Date: 
October 19, 1856

Deceased

Description: 
negro man
Sex: 
Male
Race: 
Black
Owner: 
COD Category: 
Accident
COD Method/Implement: 
train
COD Inquest Finding: 

that said boy came to his death. . .by being Run over by the night express train

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
on the track of the South Carolina Rail Road between the Paper Mill and Marsh's

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Inquest Images: 
L19077_0001_223.jpg
L19077_0001_224.jpg

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