The State vs. the Dead Body of unknown negro

Date: 
May 15, 1837

Deceased

Description: 
unknown negro
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

Doo say upon their oaths that the sade unknown … dide by the visitation of God by getting Drowned in Tigor River

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the plantation of A. Murphy or Joseph Prins[?]
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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