The State vs. the Dead Body of Luther Harris

Date: 
May 26, 1899

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do Say, that the Said Luther Harris was killed at John Davis' house … by a Gun Shot wound fired by the hands of Hamp Davis.

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the plantation of George F Towns

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
Hamp Davis
Images: 
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