The State vs. the Dead Body of colored

Date: 
April 24, 1874

Deceased

Description: 
colored
Notes: 
infant
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
string of beads
Inquest Finding: 

do say that infant child came to its death by pressure on preroted[?] artery by stran of beads…by misfortune or accident

Parent(s): 
Ellen Junkin

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Dr. J. A. Todd's

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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