The State vs. the Dead Body of slave

Date: 
January 8, 1838

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
unknown
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the body here found is a negro woman the property of J.C. Doby Esq. and came to her death by drowning on the 23 Decb. last in the crossing the ferry over the Wateree River at Camden

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
James C. Doby

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the Wateree River in Camden
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Images: 
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