James Brown

First Name: James
Last Name: Brown

James Brown Inquests

Displaying 1 - 3 of 3
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location County Death Type Death Method Inquest Finding
Harry slave August 13, 1807 at McRae & Cantey's Merchant (grist) mill Kershaw County, SC Accident unknown

do say upon their oaths that the said negro slave came to his death by misfortune

slave slave June 5, 1805 in woods near Camden Kershaw County, SC Suicide hanging

do say upon their oaths that in a certain wood near Camden with a certain check string which he then & there voluntarily hanged and suffocated [himself]

Tom slave May 5, 1805 at plantation of John Chesnut, Esquire Kershaw County, SC Accident drowning

do say upon their oaths … that the said negro in escaping from him [the overseer] attempted to swim the river, and was drowned

Administrative Fields

Cleanup Notes: 
Variant: J. W. Brown (54)?
Original Record: 
James Brown

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