Chaney

First Name: Chaney
Sex: 
Female
Description: 
female slave
Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Catherine Bates
Cause of Death: 
Cause of Death Method: 
gun
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say … a certain negro boy the property of the Sd Mrs Bates was handling a shot gun being loaded without his knowledge which went off by accident and blew the contents into the forehead of the said Chaney

Original Record: 
L44164_0019

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