The State vs. the Dead Body of Mary

Date: 
January 13, 1853

Deceased

Description: 
female Slave
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

The jury find that the decased Mary came to her death by falling into the Said Mountain Creek and drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Isaac Bowles[?]

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Isaac Bowles[?]

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Images: 
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