The State vs. the Dead Body of Lee Ryan

Date: 
September 27, 1877

Deceased

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

upon their Oaths do say that the said Lee Ryan came to his death from wounds inflicted upon the head by some Iron Instrument in the hands of Some one to the Jury unknown and that Alice Ryan was an accessory to the Crime

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the plantation of Abram F Broadwater

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Alice Ryan
Keywords: 
alcohol
Images: 
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