The State vs. the Dead Body of infant

Date: 
December 13, 1851

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say that it was accidently smoothered by its mother

Owner: 
A. J. Gregory

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at A. J. Gregorys
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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