The State vs. the Dead Body of Maty

Date: 
December 10, 1833

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Inquest Finding: 

do say upon their oaths that they are of the opinion that the said slave came to her death by the visitation of God in afflicting her with fits or spasms and being neglected by those who had her in their care

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Isaac Linder

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
Justice of the Quorum

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the dwelling house of Jesse Hammet

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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