The State vs. the Dead Body of J. Edward Sims

Date: 
March 2, 1855

Deceased

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

upon their oathes do say … that the aforesaid N R E Mayer Feloniously did with a Pistol against the Peace & dignity of the state aforesaid near the printing office in unvile shoot & Killed the said J Edward Sims

Coroner

Coroner: 
Coroner Title: 
coroner

Location

Inquest Location: 
at the house of Doct. James Gages
County: 

Source

South Carolina Department of Archives & History
Columbia, SC

Perpetrator

Perpetrator: 
N R E Mayor
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