The State vs. the Dead Body of Harry

Date: 
December 25, 1858

Deceased

Description: 
slave
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
sharp instrument
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say that the aforesaid Harry a slave belonging to Mrs Mary Crooker in an affray at Col Arthur Sinkins … by a knife or sharp pointed instrument in the hands of Elbert a slave belonging to Col Arthur Sinkins

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Mrs. Mary Crooker

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Col Arthur Sinkins[?]

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Elbert
Perpetrator Description: 
slave
Perpetrator Slave Status: 
Slave
Perpetrator Owner: 
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