The State vs. the Dead Body of negro

Date: 
April 16, 1838

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say we find the body to be that of a negro woman unknown supposed to have been drowned but having no evidence before us cannot say when or where

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Thomas Whitaker's plantation
County: 

Source

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