The State vs. the Dead Body of D. M. Richards

Date: 
October 9, 1873

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say that the said D.M. Richards voluntarily & feloniously himself did kill being of unsound mind

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Wm. Waters'

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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