The State vs. the Dead Body of Benjamin Clark

Date: 
April 22, 1872

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Suicide
Cause of Death Method: 
hanging
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the sd' Benjamin Clark came to his death by his own hands by hanging himself by the neck in the horse lot to the limb of a white oak

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Benjamin Clark's

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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