The State vs. the Dead Body of negro Child

Date: 
August 27, 1849

Deceased

Description: 
negro Child
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
suffocation
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say … that the said child was axcidently or negligently Smothered and killed by its mother in her Sleep

Owner: 
J. C. Mingo

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at James C. Mingo
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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