The State vs. the Dead Body of Mary Harrison

the skin all came off with the clothes wherever the water touched her, which was all over

Date: 
September 10, 1894

Deceased

Sex: 
Female
Cause of Death: 
Accident
Cause of Death Method: 
burn
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say, that the said Mary Harris, aforesaid, came to her death … by accidental scalding with hot Water

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Dornville

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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