The State vs. the Dead Body of Sam

Date: 
September 18, 1846

Deceased

Description: 
negro, slave
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Inquest Finding: 

upon their Oaths do say … died by the visitation of God.

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Nancy DeLaughter

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the residence of Mrs Nancy Delaughter

Source

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