Samuel Davis

First Name: Samuel
Last Name: Davis

Samuel Davis Inquests

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Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location County Death Type Death Method Inquest Finding
A. infant child January 13, 1832 at the house of John Nelson Union County, SC Infanticide suffocation

upon their oaths do say, that a certain person unknown did kill and but[?] believe that A was a black woman Slave named [?] the property of John Nelson of said district did kill and homicide the said infant A and the said Jurors upon oaths afforesaid further say that the said person unknown or Palmer at above Said after she had commited the said felony and homicide did flee away

Crispan Smith December 5, 1836 at the house of George Smith Union County, SC Accident exposure

do say upon their oaths that he died by the visitation of god in a natural way by accidentaly getting frozen to death

Daniel Coleman November 21, 1837 at the house of Mrs Citha Rowles Union County, SC Suicide drowning

do say upon there oaths … not having god before his eyes and at the instigation of the Devil Commited Suiside by drounding himself in Broad River

Danison[?] Gault July 25, 1837 at the plantation of Henry Gault Union County, SC Accident horse

do say upon their oaths that the said Danchsson[?] gault … died by the vissation of god by accident [?] kiled[?] by his horse and plans[?]

Delila Tucker July 31, 1835 at the house of Isaac M Caffertys Union County, SC Accident fall

do say upon their oaths that the said Delila Tucker came to her death by [?] from the wounds probably caused by a fall from a fence

Dick slave March 19, 1837 at the house of Edward Gregory Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say that the said Dick … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

Friday slave October 6, 1830 at the house of Robt Martin Union County, SC Accident machinery

upon their oaths do say … that the sd Friday a slave came to his death by accident … on tyson River by the water wheel of Gd[?] Mill catching him the sd Friday a slave between the arm of Gd[?] wheel and a sile near it

George Negro Slave April 19, 1830 at the house of Reps Edwards Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the said George … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

Gilderoy Chandler January 27, 1837 at the House of John [?] Union County, SC
Henry slave June 7, 1834 at the House of John McBeth Union County, SC Accident drowning

do say upon their oaths that the S. Henry … died by the visitation of God by getting drowned accidentaly in Tyger River

Henry Gibson November 4, 1834 at Abner Benson dweling Union County, SC Accident drowning

do say upon their oaths thay thot the said Henry Gibson … died by the visitation of god by getting drownd in the Spring of Abner Bensons

Henry Long January 7, 1834 Union County, SC Homicide gun

do say upon their oaths that one Saml P Bailey of Said District not having the fear of God Before his Eyes But moved by the instigation of the Devil did … in the House or Store of James R. Nathens … with a Pistol wound & Kill the said Henry Long

Howel slave at the house of [?] Polk[?] Union County, SC Homicide blunt instrument
infant child infant child August 9, 1837 on the plantation of Mr. Austin Wilson Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the said Child … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

James Lee April 7, 1834 at Amos Lee's Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon there oaths that the sd James Lee … on the plantation of William Hay[?] … Dyed By the Visitation of god in a natural way

Jim slave July 15, 1831 Union County, SC Suicide hanging

do say upon their oaths that … being moved and seduced by the instigation of the devil at [?] as aforesaid in a certain Peach Orchard … hanged and suffocated … voluntarily

John Crosley January 11, 1838 at of John W Sartor[?] Union County, SC

do say upon there othes that the said John Crosley … died by the visitation of god in a natural way by getting choked or strangled and not otherwise

John Uriah Bedenbaugh September 17, 1835 on the plantation of Thomas Satten Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the said John Uriah Bedenbaugh … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

John Wyatt May 25, 1834 at House of Harry Gant[?] Union County, SC Homicide gun

do say upon thare oaths than one Ellis Fowler [?] of said District not having god before his eyes but Being moved and Seduced by the Instirgation of the devil … shoot the [?] and give to the said John Wyatt … one mortal wound of the breast

Joseph Mulligan February 27, 1835 below Doct[?] Dogans[?] near the branch near this Village Union County, SC Accident exposure

do say upon their oaths that the said Joseph Mulligan … died by the visitation of God by freezing

Koon female child April 23, 1836 at the house of Davin M[?] [?] Union County, SC Accident drowning

do say upon their oaths that the said child … died by the visitation of God by accidentally Getting Droud in the Spring

Mary slave October 31, 1838 at the house of Saml L Martin Union County, SC Homicide ax

do say upon their oaths that the negro woman named Clarisy … not having God before her Eyes but being moved and seduced by the instigations of the Devil … with force and arms … and upon the said Mary then and there being in the peace of God and of the said State, feloniously voluntarily and of his own malice ... did then and there with a certain axe did then and there violently feloniously and with malice aforethough struck and pierced[?] and gave to the said Mary with the said axe in and upon the forehead of the said Mary one mortal wound

Matt negro man February 9, 1832 on the plantation of Doct. Jas Macham Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon there Oaths that the Said negro … died with the visitation of God in a natural way

Nance infant child April 24, 1832 at the house of Benjamin Landrum Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the sd infant … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

Nathan Hawkins August 16, 1832 at House of Nathan Hawkins Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the Sd Nathan Hawkins … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

nego child nego child July 11, 1835 at the house of Jaby[?] Polk Union County, SC Accident suffocation

do say upon their Oaths that the Said child … died by accidentally getting Smothered

Negro child Negro child September 29, 1835 at Robt Beety[?] Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that The said child … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

negro child negro child January 16, 1854 at [???] Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths … that it came to its death by the visitation of God

negro child negro child July 13, 1835 at the house or on the plantation of Charles Humphries Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that The said child … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

negro child negro child November 1, 1837 at Union C.H. Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths say that the said negro child … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

negro child a slave negro child a slave January 27, 1835 on the plantation of T Hooker Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the Sd child … died by the visitation of god in a natural way

Peter negro man May 5, 1835 On the plantation of Jim[?] Rochester Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the said Peter … died by the visitation of God in a natural way

Priscilla Clark March 28, 1837 at the house of Jesse Clark Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon their oaths that the said Priscilla Clark … died by the visitation of God

Rachel slave November 2, 1838 at the House of Samuel L Martin Union County, SC Homicide ax

do say oppon their oaths that wone negro woman name Clarisy propperty of Samuel Martin not having got Before his Eyes Being moved and seduced by the instigation of the devil … with force and arms … with a sertain ax did then and there vilently and feloniously with malice of forethough strike and pierce and give to the said Rachel with the said ax in and uppon the front as well as the Back part of the head two mortal wounds

Samuel Culbertson July 1, 1838 at the house of Samuel Colbertson Union County, SC Accident drowning

do say upon their oaths that the said Samuel Colbertson … died by the visitation of god by accidently getting drounded in Broad River

Samuel Mitchell April 10, 1837 on the plantation of Robert Glen Union County, SC Natural Causes

do say upon thear Oaths that the Sd Samul Mitchell … at a Spring … was found dead … and died by the visitation of God in a natural way

unknown negro unknown negro May 15, 1837 at the plantation of A. Murphy or Joseph Prins[?] Union County, SC Accident drowning

Doo say upon their oaths that the sade unknown … dide by the visitation of God by getting Drowned in Tigor River

William Clifton March 4, 1838 at the house of the Deceasd of Will Clifton Union County, SC Accident horse

do say upon their oaths … that he died by the Visitation of god by being thrown by his horse

William Thompson May 5, 1835 at the house of Mrs Rochester Union County, SC

[no inquest in file]

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Cleanup Notes: 
Variant: Saml Davis;
Original Record: 
Samuel Davis

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