The State vs. the Dead Body of Namro

Date: 
August 11, 1844

Deceased

Description: 
negro man
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
club or stick
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the aforesaid namro a negro man was murdered near the house of R. Kenny Esqr … by Tim the property of L. Gomillion with a club or stick

Owner: 
John Rainsford

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the house of Rob King Esqr

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Tim
Perpetrator Description: 
slave
Perpetrator Slave Status: 
Slave
Perpetrator Owner: 
Keywords: 
slave-slave violence
Images: 
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