The State vs. the Dead Body of Adam

Date: 
August 22, 1828

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Suicide
Cause of Death Method: 
hanging
Inquest Finding: 

do say upon their oaths that the said negro man Adam the property of Solomon Legare died by his own act, having hung himself

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Solomon Legare

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Camden
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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