The State vs. the Dead Body of Caroline Batson

Date: 
November 21, 1866

Deceased

Description: 
freed woman
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Cause of Death Method: 
illness
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that she came to her death by exposing herself while sick with fever

Slave Status: 
Free
Owner: 
Absolum Batson

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Reedy River Church

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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