The State vs. the Dead Body of infant

Date: 
September 12, 1882

Deceased

Notes: 
infant
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Infanticide
Cause of Death Method: 
unknown
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the said infant was murdered by being thrown into an unused well by some person or persons to the jurors unknown

Race Descriptor: 
not a full blooded white child
Parent(s): 
unknown

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Chester Scruggs well

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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