The State vs. the Dead Body of William McLure

Date: 
December 7, 1844

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Inquest Finding: 

do say that the said William McLure … was found lying dead near a small path leading from Union Ville to the plantation of John Gage … we therefore do believe that he died from some providential cuase to us unknown

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at or near the plantation of John Gage
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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