Spartanburg County, SC

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Spartanburg County, SC Inquests

Displaying 151 - 200 of 322
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Type Death Methodsort descending
Laban Johnson May 15, 1889 at Clifton Natural Causes
Lewis slave March 27, 1865 at or near the residence of [?] Gossett Homicide
Dorcas Crossly December 4, 1857 at the house of John Wofford Accident
infant September 12, 1882 at Chester Scruggs well Homicide
Dave slave February 6, 1830 at James Brockman's Mill Accident
Maggie Brown September 8, 1885 at Mr. Louis Johnson's Accident
John Baswell February 16, 1860 at the plantation of Abner McVay Accident
Toney Clawson February 16, 1873 at Spartanburg Accident
twin infants September 15, 1889 at Rosa Foster's Natural Causes
Asa Lipscomb freedman December 24, 1866 at Mrs. Jinetta Shippy's Accident
Violet Gray February 25, 1877 at the house of Violet Gray Accident
Jerry slave July 15, 1832 at Spartanburgh Courthouse Suicide
John Nesbitt March 27, 1821 at Benj. Wofford, Esquire's Accident
Amanda Lester December 13, 1884 near Pelham Natural Causes
W. C. Benson October 25, 1889 at the police station in Spartanburg City Homicide
Betsy Pilgram July 2, 1882 at Woodruff Natural Causes
Watson Jackson June 5, 1880 at Jackson Grove Church Natural Causes
Noah Wesley Dawkins June 18, 1888 at home of John Dawkins Accident
Burrel Evins November 23, 1814 at the dwelling house of Daniel Evins Unknown
John Flommett March 22, 1841 at John Hammett's Suicide
Ben slave July 7, 1843 at a spring near the plantation fo said Farrow Unknown
Henry Johnson November 6, 1820 at the [?] of John Mavis[?] Unknown
John R. Edwards March 24, 1858 Accident
Ally Pollard February 5, 1868 on the farm of J.G. Mabury Accident
Angus Jefferson Smith June 4, 1874 at Spartanburg Accident
Gabavila Steadman May 15, 1889 at Joseph Stedman's Homicide
Aaron Hughes October 15, 1865 at the residence of Aaron Hughes Homicide
Medora Williams April 4, 1878 at Spartanburg C.H., Spartanburg, S.C. Accident
Rebecca Hendrix June 11, 1834 at the house of Capt. Peter Hamilton Accident
William Brotton October 1, 1820 at the house of Ely Vice Homicide
infant September 30, 1884 at the residence of W. A. Reed Natural Causes
John Covington October 26, 1849 at the house of John Covington Unknown
Chanya slave December 31, 1849 at A.G.W. Gordon's Natural Causes
Benjamin Clark April 22, 1872 at Benjamin Clark's Suicide
Julius Metskie June 27, 1887 at Valley Falls Homicide
Dorcas Henderson November 11, 1855 at Jackson Henderson's Homicide
William Gaston April 30, 1837 at the house of James N. Gaston Accident
William Gowan December 12, 1880 Homicide
infant November 20, 1844 at the house of Henry Alley Unknown
Nesbitt Rice April 21, 1886 at Poplar Springs Natural Causes
London Byard October 8, 1870 at [?] Byers[?] Accident
John L. Thorton Smith June 4, 1874 at Spartanburg Accident
Thomas Davis March 30, 1884 at John Davis Accident
Joseph Davis September 9, 1820 at the house of George Miller Unknown
John Westmorland August 1, 1847 at James Hopkins's Unknown
infant February 15, 1845 at the late residence of Samuel Trollinger Unknown
Nelly Grazier July 8, 1888 at Enora Natural Causes
Will Smith December 9, 1882 at Reidville, Reidville, S.C. Accident
infant November 13, 1857 at Asail Littlefield's Unknown
William Potter February 14, 1875 in Spartanburg County, Cherokee Township Accident

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