The State vs. the Dead Body of Johnson Peterson

Date: 
March 9, 1892

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do Say - that this Jury of inquest believes that the Said Johnson Peterson Came to his death … by a gun Shot wound Said wound being Made as we believe by a pistol in the hands of Pickens Smith

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Deny[?] S.C.

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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