The State vs. the Dead Body of Isaac

Date: 
May 16, 1836

Deceased

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

do say upon their oaths that the said Isaac came to his death by accident or misfortune by the bank falling on him … in the iron mine

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Hugh Bailey

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
Justice of the Quorum

Location

Inquest Location: 
near Cowpen Furnace

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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