The State vs. the Dead Body of Sally Foster

she had these fitts often. She had been free from them for about three months. Sally had nine spells since Sunday night.

Date: 
April 14, 1876

Deceased

Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Cause of Death Method: 
disease
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that Sally Foster died of Epileptic Convulsion or as is more commonly called Fitts

Age Descriptor: 
about 35

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Flora[?] Manwell[?]

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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