The State vs. the Dead Body of Eloise Bird

it was dead with some little froth about her nose & mucus & blood in her throat

Date: 
April 23, 1879

Deceased

Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
illness, neglect
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that Eloise Bird … came to her death … by misfortune or accident

Age Descriptor: 
five months old
Parent(s): 
Maria Garrison

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Greenville

Source

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