The State vs. the Dead Body of Rolen Hutcheson

Date: 
January 3, 1803

Deceased

Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
shovel
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths … say that the aforesaid Wm. Davis … did with a large wooden shovel strike the sd. Rolen Hutcheson on the head which did brake the skull

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the dwelling house of William Davis

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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