The State vs. the Dead Body of July

Date: 
September 8, 1856

Deceased

Description: 
infant slave
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
suffocation
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say … the Decsd came to its Death by misfortune or accident occasioned by the overLaying of its mother

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Mrs. Elender[?] Martin

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the House of Mrs Elender[?] Martin
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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