The State vs. the Dead Body of George Watts

Date: 
December 2, 1811

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning, alcohol
Inquest Finding: 

[do say] the said George Watts came to his death … by falling out of the flat of Camden Ferry … on the evening of Friday, the twenty-second day of November last past while intoxicated

Coroner

Coroner: 

Location

County: 

Source

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