The State vs. the Dead Body of Abram

Date: 
August 17, 1860

Deceased

Description: 
man slave
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
animal
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the deceased Abram came to his death by being bitten twice by a snake

Slave Status: 
Slave
Owner: 
James B. Griffin

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the Residence of Gen[?] Jas B. Griffin

Source

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