Kershaw County, SC

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Kershaw County, SC Inquests

Displaying 101 - 150 of 233
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Typesort descending Death Method
William Arledge December 1, 1813 near Sander's[?] Creek Accident horse
William Pettifoot free black January 21, 1847 at Camden Accident
Margaret McKeown May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
slave slave June 24, 1843 at Thomas Holland's Accident
George Watts December 2, 1811 Accident ferry
Bob slave February 18, 1823 near Captain James W. Lang's Mills Accident
slave slave December 4, 1852 at the plantation known as Stockton's Accident
Alfred Sowell December 1, 1816 Accident
Selena Crosby May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
J. J. Watts April 17, 1848 at the house of J.J. Watts Accident
Smith T. T. Richboury May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
David Griffin July 28, 1873 at T. H. Clark's plantation Accident
Daniel Gallis January 31, 1819 at house of Daniel Gillis Accident
James Parker February 4, 1852 at James Parker's house Accident horse
negro negro February 3, 1838 at Maj. John Whitaker's plantation Accident
Hetty McRa December 26, 1869 at L.B. Stephen's plantation Accident
Unknown June 26, 1856 at a spot near the Wateree River and on or near the Road leading to Chesnut's Ferry Accident
Tom slave May 5, 1805 at plantation of John Chesnut, Esquire Accident
Thomas Robinson December 23, 1847 at the house of William Clyburn Accident horse
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
infant June 8, 1828 house of Jessee Husk Accident
William Thompson May 26, 1826 in town of Camden Accident saltpeter
Judith Berry December 17, 1811 near Swift Creek ... [at] home of James Berry Accident
Frank a negro boy December 11, 1866 [at] Liberty Hill Accident pistol
Angus McQueen January 17, 1816 at home of Kelly McDermit Accident
Emanuel Griffin July 28, 1873 at T. H. Clark's plantation Accident
John D. Player February 24, 1870 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Accident
Nicholas Lowery December 28, 1820 on the Ridge Road near John Lowrey's Accident horse
John Oaks May 5, 1860 at Boykin's Mill Accident
J. F. Brewer September 16, 1841 at Camden Other
Martha Adamson April 10, 1877 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Other
Betsy Scott February 25, 1842 at Camden Other
John Brown September 16, 1804 at Andrew Graham's plantation, near Beaver[?] Creek Other
Scott September 14, 1821 near the mill pond of Duncan McRae, Esquire Other
infant November 12, 1811 Other
Benjamin Dixon November 4, 1836 Other
Margaret Scanlon April 12, 1872 at Margaret Scanlon's residence Other
John McDonald April 15, 1839 at Daniel McDonalds Natural Causes
James Goodson September 28, 1807 Natural Causes
Henry Shaw April 14, 1899 at the place of R. W. Humphries Natural Causes
John Bryce March 7, 1815 in the town of Camden Natural Causes
Milly Roler November 2, 1819 Natural Causes
Mary Champion November 10, 1870 at Camden, Camden, S.C. Natural Causes
John McDaniel May 31, 1839 at McCaskill's graveyard Natural Causes
Thomas C. Reaves May 25, 1899 Natural Causes
Henry Clarkson May 10, 1871 at Antiark Church Natural Causes
James Hall September 25, 1818 in town of Camden Natural Causes
Briant King May 16, 1861 at the resident of W. D. H. McHaughton Natural Causes
Lydia Parish December 6, 1835 at the house of Mrs. L. Parrish on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden Natural Causes
colored colored June 12, 1856 at a house on Rutledge Street in the town of Camden and occupied by one John Strickling Natural Causes

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