The State vs. the Dead Body of Doublin

Date: 
April 5, 1857

Deceased

Description: 
male slave, boy
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Natural Causes
Cause of Death Method: 
mental illness
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say … that the deceased Doublin in manner and form aforesaid came to his death by a Providential occurrence under the influence of an apoplectic fit.

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Mrs. Delilah Philips

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
M.E.D. acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the Residence of Mrs Delila Philips

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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