The State vs. the Dead Body of Dick

Date: 
May 25, 1843

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the negro slave supposed to be Dick came to his death by drowning on Wednesday the 17th Instant at Camden boat yard

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
B. Hilliard

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Camden boat yard
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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