Spartanburg County, SC

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Spartanburg County, SC Inquests

Displaying 201 - 250 of 322
Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Type Death Methodsort ascending
Sallie McDowell August 12, 1882 Natural Causes
Lucy Gray December 27, 1867 in the house of John Brown Suicide
Betsy Pilgram July 2, 1882 at Woodruff Natural Causes
Emma Alexander July 2, 1885 Natural Causes
Martha M. Kerr March 10, 1881 at the house of Edward L. Kerr Natural Causes
S. B. Layton March 11, 1885 at S. B. Layton's Store near S. S. Johnson's residence Suicide
T. G. Cooper June 5, 1886 at the late residence of T. G. Cooper Natural Causes
James Brooks March 28, 1884 near where Ferguson Creek enters South Tyger River Accident
Gabe Wilky November 29, 1880 at Gaffney City Other
Justin Turner April 9, 1868 Accident
infant April 6, 1865 near Hobbysville Homicide
Thomas P. Benson October 10, 1880 Unknown
Benjamin Wood May 8, 1829 at the house of Benjamin Wood Natural Causes
Benjamin Clark April 22, 1872 at Benjamin Clark's Suicide
Booker negro March 30, 1823 at the plantation called Flint Hill[?] Accident
Patsy Ervin April 14, 1869 Unknown
Elisha Himbry October 11, 1832 at the house of William Himbry Natural Causes
Harriet Hill May 27, 1884 Natural Causes
Nancy Crawford August 9, 1876 at Cooly's Grave Yard Accident
Cephas Palmer March 31, 1879 at W. G. Austell's Mill Pond Suicide
Kent slave January 12, 1845 at the house of David Maberry Natural Causes
Asa Lipscomb freedman December 24, 1866 at Mrs. Jinetta Shippy's Accident
black man black man March 13, 1867 at Batesville Unknown
George W. Moose June 7, 1882 at Spartanburg Accident
infant September 12, 1882 at Chester Scruggs well Homicide
infant April 15, 1879 at the house of Mrs. Mary Smith Accident
R. W. Foster September 26, 1859 at the mill pond near Holly Spring Suicide
William Cockerham December 16, 1813 at the Widow Bea[?]'s Suicide
infant September 20, 1857 at Jared[?] Arnold's Accident
Willie Senteel August 9, 1885 at Clifton Accident
Rebecca Crow February 27, 1857 on the Howard Gap Road one & a half miles from Spartanburgh, SC Unknown
Leanora M. Cannon February 25, 1879 Natural Causes
John Nesbitt March 27, 1821 at Benj. Wofford, Esquire's Accident
Spartin L. Gaddis August 30, 1876 near John O. [?] Accident
Chaney Pilgrim August 12, 1877 at the plantation of James Anderson Accident
John S. Collins May 29, 1870 at Mr. John S. Collin's residence Natural Causes
James Cook June 3, 1845 in the old field near the still house of James Cook Natural Causes
Liberty slave August 1, 1843 at John Murph's Natural Causes
Rowland Cash March 11, 1853 at the residence of Ephraim Jackson Accident
Nathaniel Miller September 2, 1825 Natural Causes
Aaron Hughes October 15, 1865 at the residence of Aaron Hughes Homicide
Nicholas Gibson June 26, 1884 at the residence of Nicholas Gibson Natural Causes
W. C. Benson October 25, 1889 at the police station in Spartanburg City Homicide
Ben slave July 7, 1843 at a spring near the plantation fo said Farrow Unknown
Charles Young July 16, 1885 at Anderson's Mills Natural Causes
J. H. Vandike May 20, 1877 at Crawfordville Natural Causes
Jacob Scott January 21, 1882 Unknown
William Belott February 8, 1867 near the house of Wm. Hunter Unknown
George Pye December 13, 1857 Homicide
Elijah M. Cooper August 25, 1877 at the residence of Elijah M. Cooper Natural Causes

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