The State vs. the Dead Body of Fed Martin

He put a hundred licks on him

Date: 
September 1, 1895

Deceased

Description: 
convict
Sex: 
Male
Cause of Death: 
unknown
Inquest Finding: 

upon their oaths do say the said Fed Martin came to his death … working on county chain gang … from causes unknown

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
trial justice acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at Poor House and CH

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC
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