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
Benjamin Franklin Hocott May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill 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
Elizabeth Bowing May 30, 1831 at the residence of Mrs. Ann Bowing Homicide
Alexander McKee January 4, 1817 in the woods near William Gardner's Accident
Lydia Parish December 6, 1835 at the house of Mrs. L. Parrish on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden Natural Causes
March slave February 24, 1845 at Chesnut's Ferry Homicide
slave slave December 4, 1852 at the plantation known as Stockton's Accident
James Graham June 8, 1858 at the place known as the public square in Logtown Accident
John Adamson August 23, 1825 Homicide
Redding Summerville January 9, 1826 Unknown
W. F. DeBruhl April 20, 1859 at the late residence of W.F. DeBruhl Natural Causes
negro negro April 5, 1838 at the Camden Ferry Unknown
negro negro February 23, 1838 at Mrs. McRay's plantation Unknown
James C. Wise May 13, 1847 at Camden Accident
Sarah Langley October 27, 1803 Homicide
Daniel Gallis January 31, 1819 at house of Daniel Gillis Accident
infant July 16, 1868 in the town of Camden, Camden, S.C. Homicide
Avery slave November 14, 1831 at a fording place of Singleton's Creek in the plantation of Jacob Champion Accident
Bethel Ogelsby August 21, 1823 cotton fields belonging to John Doby Esq. Unknown
Esther slave October 24, 1834 at Camden Unknown
John Goff April 4, 1843 at the house of Holly Goff Unknown
infant November 28, 1829 in Camden on the lot on which Mr. Thomas Welsh[?] resided Homicide
Jerry R. McLeod May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
negro negro March 25, 1838 at Col. Ja's Chesnut plantation Unknown
Aleck slave July 18, 1848 at Major J. Whitaker's plantation Suicide
Alfred Sowell December 1, 1816 Accident
Joseph B. Hughes August 6, 1869 at the late residence of Joseph B. Hughes in Flat Rock Township, Flat Rock, S.C. Accident
Sam Sinclair slave March 24, 1820 at John Chesnut plantation near Chesnut's Ferry on Wateree River Homicide
Ambrose slave September 25, 1828 at the house of [?] Duke Homicide
Kate slave December 5, 1847 at the house of Mrs. Jane Love Accident
slave slave November 1, 1864 at the depot in Camden Unknown
Jonathan Newman October 9, 1869 at the late residence of Jonathan C. Newman Accident
Pinder slave May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
negro negro February 3, 1838 at Maj. John Whitaker's plantation Accident
Jack slave November 19, 1848 at McRae's Mill on the road to Darlington Unknown
Henry B. Mathers November 26, 1841 at the house of Benjamin Nettles Natural Causes
Summer slave November 7, 1864 at the plantation of Burwell Boykin Homicide
infant June 10, 1840 at Cassy[?] Branch at Eleander[?] More's Unknown
infant July 28, 1836 at the palntation of Mr. Richard Shotford[?] Homicide
Jenny slave April 28, 1836 Natural Causes
Ned slave April 22, 1843 at Chesnut's Ferry Unknown
Abram slave December 26, 1847 at Brewer's Plantation Unknown
slave slave October 30, 1840 at Wiley Kelly's Accident
infant November 12, 1811 Other
Elizabeth Belk April 20, 1828 near the Door house Accident
infant April 14, 1869 at Capt. J.D. Jakell's plantation Homicide
Charlotte slave August 6, 1837 in Camden Natural Causes
Betsy Scott February 25, 1842 at Camden Other

Get in touch

  • Department of History
    220 LeConte Hall, Baldwin Street
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA 30602-1602
  • 706-542-2053
  • admin@ehistory.org

eHistory was founded at the University of Georgia in 2011 by historians Claudio Saunt and Stephen Berry

Learn More about eHistory

Supporters

+ American Council of Learned Societies
+ DigiLab, Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, University of Georgia