The State vs. the Dead Body of Morriss unknown

Date: 
January 7, 1858

Deceased

Description: 
free man of color
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Cause of Death Method: 
possible heart attack
Inquest Finding: 

do say the said that Morris (a free man of color)…more than probably came to his death by dropsy of the heart

Slave Status: 
Free

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Grief Tater's residence

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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