The State vs. the Dead Body of James Reynolds

Date: 
December 20, 1860

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
blunt instrument
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that the said James Reynolds came to his death feloniously at the hand of Joseph Samuel … from the affects of a wound inflicted on the head Just above the left ear by a large stick

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the residence of James Reynolds

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Joseph Samuel
Keywords: 
abolitionist
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