The State vs. the Dead Body of Friday

Date: 
October 6, 1830

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
machinery
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say … that the sd Friday a slave came to his death by accident … on tyson River by the water wheel of Gd[?] Mill catching him the sd Friday a slave between the arm of Gd[?] wheel and a sile near it

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Robert Martin

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the house of Robt Martin
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Images: 
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