The State vs. the Dead Body of Whit Terry

Date: 
Date (Partial/Ambiguous): 
1894-10[?]-19

Deceased

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

the said Whit Terry came to his death upon the plantation of J.K. Corley … from a gun shot wound inflicted by some one of the searching party, to the jury unknown inflicted in self defense

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
J.K. Corleys Place

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
Keywords: 
mob violence
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