Kershaw County, SC

County Name: 
Kershaw
State: 
South Carolina

Kershaw County, SC Inquests

Displaying 1 - 50 of 233
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Type Death Methodsort descending
Caesar slave August 29, 1861 [at] S. D. Houg['s] unknown
John Goff April 4, 1843 at the house of Holly Goff unknown
John Bryce March 7, 1815 in the town of Camden Natural Causes
Powell slave August 10, 1851 at Mr. John Whitaker's plantation on Wateree River unknown
Richard Williams
Jenny slave April 28, 1836 Natural Causes
Abram slave December 26, 1847 at Brewer's Plantation unknown
James Hall September 25, 1818 in town of Camden Natural Causes
James Goodson September 28, 1807 Natural Causes
infant June 10, 1840 at Cassy[?] Branch at Eleander[?] More's unknown
infant March 2, 1852 at the house of entertainment kept by H.J. Wilson known as the Camden Hotel unknown
Milly Roler November 2, 1819 Natural Causes
slave slave December 4, 1852 at the plantation known as Stockton's unknown
John McDonald April 15, 1839 at Daniel McDonalds Natural Causes
Peggy slave March 28, 1841 at Mr. Adamson's plantation Natural Causes
John McDaniel May 31, 1839 at McCaskill's graveyard Natural Causes
Mary Williams September 23, 1843 at the residence of Mary Williams
Unknown February 3, 1827 at plantation of Col. James Chesnut
Willy Hall February 19, 1845 at Black River in the stage road
John Myers July 24, 1845 at the big hill east of McRae's Mill on the road from Camden to Darlington Court House unknown
slave slave November 1, 1864 at the depot in Camden unknown
Jack slave November 19, 1848 at McRae's Mill on the road to Darlington unknown
Micjah Ward February 9, 1849 at the house of M. Ward Natural Causes
John Nelson June 5, 1826 in the house of John Nelson Sen'r on Grannie's Quarter Natural Causes
Mary Champion November 10, 1870 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Natural Causes
W. F. DeBruhl April 20, 1859 at the late residence of W.F. DeBruhl Natural Causes
Unknown February 17, 1854
Jim Cantey
slave slave May 31, 1832 Natural Causes
Redding Summerville January 9, 1826 unknown
Venus slave March 20, 1842 on the side of the public road leading from the Charleston Road to McCallum's fairy unknown
James Tiller March 9, 1854 at the Mansion House in the Town of Camden Natural Causes
Alford Pendleton
Esther slave October 24, 1834 at Camden unknown
Charlotte slave August 6, 1837 in Camden Natural Causes
Isaac slave March 4, 1841 at Col. Wm. J. Taylor's plantation Natural Causes
infant March 29, 1842 at Tabitha Laird's unknown
Unknown December 13, 1846 at Hester Thomas in Market Street unknown
Jane Archer January 13, 1813 in house of Alexander Archer on Brown[?] Creek Natural Causes
Unknown April 23, 1854 at a spot near Chesnut's field about four miles from Camden unknown
infant September 23, 1837 at Camden unknown
Miley slave April 5, 1858 at a house near the jail in York Street, Camden unknown
H. McKnight April 14, 1842 at the house of Thomas Tegues, Esq in the Town of Camden ... upon the view of the dead body of Henry McKnight who was found dead in the Wateree River near the bank of said river & raised by means of a hoop Accident
colored colored June 12, 1856 at a house on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden and occupied by one John Strickling Natural Causes
Henry B. Mathers November 26, 1841 at the house of Benjamin Nettles Natural Causes
Lydia Parish December 6, 1835 at the house of Mrs. L. Parrish on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden Natural Causes
Briant King May 16, 1861 at the resident of W. D. H. McHaughton Natural Causes
Betsy Scott February 25, 1842 at Camden Accident alcohol
Margaret Scanlon April 12, 1872 at Margaret Scanlon's residence Accident alcohol
Angus McQueen January 17, 1816 at home of Kelly McDermit Accident alcohol

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