The State vs. the Dead Body of Charles Cobb

Cobb called him a Damn Puppy ? Cherry had an umbrella in his hand and Jabed him in the right eye

Date: 
March 13, 1893

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do say … that Charles Cobb, did come to his death … from injuries inflicted by the hands of one Thomas Cherry, with an umbrella

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at or near Johnston

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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