The State vs. the Dead Body of Rebecca Sherman

Date: 
January 4, 1879

Deceased

Description: 
child
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
burn
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that … the deceased Rebeccas Sherman came to her death … from the effects of an accedental burn

Age Descriptor: 
nearly six years old

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Greenville

Source

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