The State vs. the Dead Body of Dinah

Date: 
January 25, 1859

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that she died of [?] of the heart which has been protracted[?] for the last ten or twelve months

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
John Gregory

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the late residence of John Gregory deseast
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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