The State vs. the Dead Body of Robert Butler

he was on the large cog wheel [?] and was caught by the handle[?] head and was crushed to death

Date: 
July 12, 1868

Deceased

Description: 
boy
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
machinery[?]
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that he came to his death accidentally by being cought in the gearney of a thrashing[?] [?]

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Robert Butler's

Source

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