The State vs. the Dead Body of Charles

Date: 
September 20, 1827

Deceased

Description: 
negro male slave, boy
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

say upon our oaths that from the testimony before us we do believe that the aforesaid Charles was drowned in Big[? Broad?] River by Misfortune

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
David Johnson

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at David Johnsons
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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