The State vs. the Dead Body of infant

Date: 
March 10, 1865

Deceased

Notes: 
infant
Cause of Death: 
Infanticide
Cause of Death Method: 
strangulation or asphyxiation
Inquest Finding: 

do say that it came to its death ^at the house of Wm Shanachans[?] in the town of Anderson^ by violence inflicted by its mother Adelia C. Parker

Parent(s): 
Adelia C. Parker

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Anderson Court House

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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