The State vs. the Dead Body of Henry Padget

Date: 
November 14, 1866

Deceased

Description: 
freedman
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
gun
Inquest Finding: 

upon there oaths do say that … he came to his death by a Gun shot wound … in the hands of Job McGee

Slave Status: 
Free

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Wm Padgets premises on Clouds Creek

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Job McGee
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