The State vs. the Dead Body of Peter, Betsey, Liz, Ellen, Louisa, Simon

Date: 
March 4, 1860

Deceased

Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover
Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover
Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover
Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover
Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover
Description: 
slaves
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
drowning
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said Peter Betty Liz Ellen Louisa and Simon came to there deaths … by the accidental sinking of a battoe which they were in by which they there were drowned

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
Wiley Glover

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the mill Pond of W. Glover on mill Creek

Source

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