Spartanburg County, SC

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Spartanburg
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South Carolina

Spartanburg County, SC Inquests

Displaying 1 - 50 of 322
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Type Death Method
A. J. Means March 1, 1875 at Sam'l Means Accident gun
A. L. Lattimore July 2, 1883 at Pacolet Cotton Factory Accident
Aaron Hughes October 15, 1865 at the residence of Aaron Hughes Homicide gun
Absalom McAbee January 6, 1883 at Almarine Willis Accident drowning
Adam slave December 29, 1828 at the house of Jesse Crook Homicide stick
Adam Hempley February 1, 1853 near Wilson Wingo's Accident tree
Adam Wood December 5, 1880 at Cowpens Station on the A&C Air Line R.R. Accident train
Adolphus Littlejohn May 31, 1888 at Gaffney City Accident train
Alex Black October 27, 1884 at Philadelphia in Spartanburg County Natural Causes collapsed in field
Alexander Martin September 8, 1867 at the residence fo B.W. Knight Accident tree
Alexander Moore May 22, 1889 at Wellford Natural Causes apoplexy
Allen slave September 19, 1843 at Samson Bobo's Homicide hickory clubs
Ally Pollard February 5, 1868 on the farm of J.G. Mabury Accident alcohol
Alpha Wingo May 7, 1869 on North Pacolet River at Harry Wingo's unknown
Amanda Lester December 13, 1884 near Pelham Natural Causes heart disease
Andrew Craig December 1, 1813 at Cyrus Seay's Suicide gun
Angus Jefferson Smith June 4, 1874 at Spartanburg Accident drowning
Annie West March 4, 1871 at the late residence fo Rob't West Homicide arson
Asa Lipscomb freedman December 24, 1866 at Mrs. Jinetta Shippy's Accident gun
Augustus Barton December 9, 1884 Accident train
Augustus Moore July 16, 1843 at Mary Flemming's unknown
Bailey Redman June 28, 1817 at Brockman's Mill Accident drowning
Bartholomew Darby October 11, 1867 near Emanuel Allen's on the road between Willis Layton's & said Allen's Accident wagon
Ben slave July 7, 1843 at a spring near the plantation fo said Farrow unknown
Benjamin Clark April 22, 1872 at Benjamin Clark's Suicide hanging
Benjamin Farmer April 9, 1804 at the dwelling house of Benjamin Farmer Homicide gun
Benjamin Freeman June 24, 1833 at the home of Isaac Hill Accident drowning
Benjamin Wood May 8, 1829 at the house of Benjamin Wood Natural Causes
Betsey Wingo June 9, 1886 Natural Causes aneurysm
Betsy Pilgram July 2, 1882 at Woodruff Natural Causes heart disease
Bill slave May 14, 1848 at John H. Wofford's Suicide hanging
black man black man March 13, 1867 at Batesville unknown
Bob slave November 19, 1850 at the residence of Capt. R. Smith Suicide hanging
Bob freedman October 10, 1865 near David Holcomb's
Booker negro March 30, 1823 at the plantation called Flint Hill[?] Accident alcohol
Broderick Mason April 3, 1834 at the house of Broderick Mason Accident lightning
Burrel Evins November 23, 1814 at the dwelling house of Daniel Evins
Caleb Woodruff February 5, 1831 at Bethel Meeting House Accident horse, fall
Carna Blackwood June 23, 1879 at the residence of William Blackwood Suicide hanging
Caroline Rhodes April 17, 1865 at Burnt Factory Accident drowning
Cephas Palmer March 31, 1879 at W. G. Austell's Mill Pond Accident drowning
Chaney Pilgrim August 12, 1877 at the plantation of James Anderson unknown
Chanya slave December 31, 1849 at A.G.W. Gordon's Natural Causes
Charles Moore November 29, 1889 at Charles Moor Accident train
Charles Young July 16, 1885 at Anderson's Mills Natural Causes apoplexy
Cinthy April 3, 1834 at the house of Broderick Mason Accident lightning
Clarissa Couch September 17, 1887 near Hobbysville Suicide hanging
Clarissa Kiericon freedwoman August 12, 1866 at Spartanburg C. House unknown
Coleman slave September 30, 1849 at the house of A.M. Smith Homicide large stick
colored colored May 9, 1872 at Ja's Turner's Accident

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