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
Isaac slave February 2, 1829 Unknown
Stephen slave December 18, 1860 at Mr. M. Mungo Accident
Robert Anderson January 31, 1825 at the camp near the Wateree Canal Accident
Frank slave July 16, 1840 at the house of Charles M. Breaker Homicide
Ann slave January 2, 1844 at Capt. B. Haile's plantation Homicide
Henry Purse September 23, 1838 at Camden, on the corner of Market & York Streets Homicide
colored colored June 12, 1856 at a house on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden and occupied by one John Strickling Natural Causes
Louisa Nettles May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
negro negro April 16, 1838 at Thomas Whitaker's plantation Unknown
John Oaks May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
John McDonald April 15, 1839 at Daniel McDonalds Natural Causes
John slave November 20, 1829 on the Bank of the Wateree River at the plantation of Col. James Shesnut Unknown
Micajah Hilliard November 28, 1829 in the house of Joseph Ward Homicide
S. G. W. Dill June 5, 1868 at the house of S.G.W. Dill Homicide
John McDaniel May 31, 1839 at McCaskill's graveyard Natural Causes
Jefferson slave July 27, 1840 at the plantation of H.R. Cook Accident
Tom slave May 5, 1805 at plantation of John Chesnut, Esquire Accident
Bob slave December 26, 1845 at the residence Mr. Parks Accident
William Pettifoot free black January 21, 1847 at Camden Accident
Fanny slave November 4, 1855 at the plantation of Edward A. Salmond about four miles from Camden Homicide
Warren slave July 13, 1859 at Camden at the residence of John Workman Homicide
Benjamin Dixon November 4, 1836 Other
Unknown December 13, 1846 at Hester Thomas in Market Street Unknown
negro negro March 26, 1838 at the Camden Ferry, Wateree River Unknown
Sarah Ann Howell May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
Willy Hall February 19, 1845 at Black River in the stage road Natural Causes
Carey slave February 1, 1831 at the house of John Williams Accident
Nestor Ellison freedman June 5, 1868 at the house of S.G.W. Dill Homicide
Milly Roler November 2, 1819 Natural Causes
Angus McQueen January 17, 1816 at home of Kelly McDermit Accident
Dick slave May 25, 1843 at Camden boat yard Accident
J. J. Watts April 17, 1848 at the house of J.J. Watts Accident
infant March 2, 1852 at the house of entertainment kept by H.J. Wilson known as the Camden Hotel Unknown
Robert Blair March 25, 1828 at the mill of James Cunningham ... on a branch of Shingeton's[?] Creek Suicide
Margaret McKeown May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
negro negro March 19, 1838 at Ja's Chesnut's plantation Unknown
Mary Hinson May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
Margaret Scanlon April 12, 1872 at Margaret Scanlon's residence Other
John Cotton March 15, 1826 at the river bank in Mr. Jno. Nelson's field Accident
slave slave January 25, 1836 at the plantation of Daniel L. Desaushore[?] Accident
Martha Adamson April 10, 1877 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Other
James Goodson September 28, 1807 Natural Causes
Smith T. T. Richboury May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
William Applewhite January 22, 1838 at Camden Accident
Amelia A. Alexander May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
infant March 29, 1842 at Tabitha Laird's Homicide
William Johnson January 20, 1871 at William Johnson's residence in Camden Accident
John McLeod August 23, 1822 at house of Widow McLeod in the fork of Lynches Creek Accident
Mary Champion November 10, 1870 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Natural Causes
Briant King May 16, 1861 at the resident of W. D. H. McHaughton Natural Causes

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