The State vs. the Dead Body of Amelia A. Alexander

Date: 
May 5, 1860

Deceased

Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the said Amelia A. Alexander came to her death by accidental drowning in the millpond of A.H. Boykin … by sinking of a Flat caused by the weight of between fifty-three & fifty-six persons

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate, acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Boykin's Mill
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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