The State vs. the Dead Body of George

Date: 
July 19, 1855

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say that the said negro child George, from the evidence adduced before the Jury came to his death by the hands of one Jackson Bradley aided and abetted by one William Adkins on the Saturday night before the said Jackson Bradley was committed to Jail

Age Descriptor: 
child
Slave Status: 
Slave

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
near Pine Tree Creek
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Jackson Bradley
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