William Copeland

First Name: William
Last Name: Copeland

William Copeland Inquests

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Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location County Death Type Death Method Inquest Finding
Reuben Parker August 22, 1830 at house of Edwerd Sherman Anderson County, SC Homicide chair

do say upon their oaths, that in their opinion are that the death of Sd Parker was brought about and occationed [sic] by Edward Sherman who struck Sd Parker with a chair on the left side of the head….and further that Robert Sherman struck Sd deceased in the forehead with a little wheel...but on the whole we are of the opinion that the wound in the forehead was not of itself alone mortal.

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William Copeland

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