The State vs. the Dead Body of Allen

Date: 
September 19, 1843

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say that the said Allen … was killed and murdered by some person or persons to the jurors unknown with two hickory clubs

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
William Waldrip

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Samson Bobo's

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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