Cyrus

First Name: Cyrus
Sex: 
Male
Description: 
slave
Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
A. C. Campbell
Cause of Death: 
Cause of Death Method: 
train
Inquest Finding: 

do say that the said Cyrus came to his death by reason of coming into contact with a bridge over the track of the Blue Ridge Rail Road known as Hanson's [?] Bridge about seven miles from Anderson C. H….while on the top of of [sic] a freight car attending to the brake conguardely raised himself erect just as the train of came over & under said Bridge, causing his head to come in contact with the bridge from the affect of which blow his death ensued and...came to his death by misfortune or accident.

Original Record: 
L04162_0050

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