The State vs. the Dead Body of Charly Washington

he was fooling with the pistol and it went off

Date: 
November 22, 1891

Deceased

Description: 
boy
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
gun
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do Say that the Said Charley Washington Came to his death by the accidental discharge of a pistol ball from the hands of James Bobo[?]

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the house of George Washington near Bauknights ferry

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
James Bobo
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