The State vs. the Dead Body of Richard Mims

Date: 
August 1, 1899

Deceased

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

upon their oaths do Say: that Richard Mims came to his death by a pistol Shot in the hands of John McManus … accidental Shot of John McManus

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
magistrate acting as coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the plantation of Mrs. H. Carter

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
John McManus
Images: 
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