The State vs. the Dead Body of Adolphus Littlejohn

Date: 
May 31, 1888

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
train
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that Adolphus Littlejohn came to his death by being run over by the Ballast Train of the Richmond and Danville Roilroad about the incorporate limits of Gaffney City

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Gaffney City

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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