The State vs. the Dead Body of negro

Date: 
March 25, 1838

Deceased

Description: 
negro
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
unknown
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that to the best of our knowneldge the body now before us is the body of a negro man and came to his death by Drowning but having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Col. Ja's Chesnut plantation
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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