The State vs. the Dead Body of Edward Whitt

Date: 
March 1, 1846

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
horse
Inquest Finding: 

do say from the evidence and circumstances that they believe he came to his death by an accidental fall from his horse which dislocated his neck joint and they suppose he was intoxicated.

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
Magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
near John Baurman's

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Keywords: 
alcohol
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