The State vs. the Dead Body of John E. Elsmore

Date: 
November 28, 1869

Deceased

Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Homicide
Cause of Death Method: 
pistol
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say That he came to his death from the effect of a blow or blows on his head inflicted by the hands of Wm Pickens Elsmore with a Pistol

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the house of John E. Elsmore

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
William Pickens Elsmore
Keywords: 
alcohol
Images: 
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