The State vs. the Dead Body of Bob

Date: 
December 26, 1845

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say that he came to his death by being drunk and exposed to the weather which was wet and very cold

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
John Harrison

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the residence Mr. Parks
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Keywords: 
alcohol
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