The State vs. the Dead Body of Caroline

Date: 
August 26, 1858

Deceased

Description: 
Free negro
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
unknown
Cause of Death Method: 
blunt instrument
Inquest Finding: 

came to her death from a blow from the sweep[?] of a carry[?] log, the property of A J Rambo

Slave Status: 
Free

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
four miles from Hamburg

Source

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