The State vs. the Dead Body of William Bently

Date: 
March 21, 1851

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
wall plate
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths doo say that the said Wm Bently came to his death … by a wall plate that fell from the top of the house which he was Building which was by misfortune or accident

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Wm Bently's
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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