Spartanburg County, SC

County Name: 
Spartanburg
State: 
South Carolina

Spartanburg County, SC Inquests

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Name Deceased Description Date Inquest Location Death Type Death Methodsort descending
Tip Jackson November 29, 1885 near New Prospect Accident
Wyatt Harris April 22, 1887 at Limestone Springs Accident
Burrel Evins November 23, 1814 at the dwelling house of Daniel Evins Unknown
John Soseby December 22, 1857 by the side of the road near Lawson's fork Other
Jesse Wood April 13, 1829 Unknown
infant June 15, 1884 at Gaffney City Homicide
S. F. White November 22, 1889 at or on General Bates Plantation Accident
W. C. Benson October 25, 1889 at the police station in Spartanburg City Homicide
John Baswell February 16, 1860 at the plantation of Abner McVay Accident
Edmund Cleveland December 4, 1871 at Spartanburg Court House Accident
Peggy Walden October 31, 1840 at the house of Joseph Walden Suicide
twin infants September 15, 1889 at Rosa Foster's Natural Causes
infant September 12, 1882 at Chester Scruggs well Homicide
Willie Sizemore August 7, 1882 Accident
infant January 29, 1888 at Spartanburg C.H. Unknown
William Gowan December 12, 1880 Homicide
colored colored May 9, 1872 at Ja's Turner's Accident
Kent slave January 12, 1845 at the house of David Maberry Natural Causes
Mary Hicks May 10, 1881 at the residence of Widow Lucy Clements Homicide
Gabe Wilky November 29, 1880 at Gaffney City Other
Dorcas Henderson November 11, 1855 at Jackson Henderson's Homicide
Clarissa Kiericon freedwoman August 12, 1866 at Spartanburg C. House Unknown
James M. Rhodes August 27, 1862 at the residence of James M. Rhodes Homicide
John Covington October 26, 1849 at the house of John Covington Unknown
Lewis Jackson July 23, 1889 at Squire Jackson's Accident
John R. Edwards March 24, 1858 Accident
Betsy Pilgram July 2, 1882 at Woodruff Natural Causes
John S. Collins May 29, 1870 at Mr. John S. Collin's residence Natural Causes
Ben slave July 7, 1843 at a spring near the plantation fo said Farrow Unknown
George Wilkins January 7, 1886 Accident
William Potter February 14, 1875 in Spartanburg County, Cherokee Township Accident
Nelly Grazier July 8, 1888 at Enora Natural Causes
John Hinson July 20, 1882 Accident
James Cook June 3, 1845 in the old field near the still house of James Cook Natural Causes
Polly Henderson December 28, 1876 at James Mitchell's Accident
William McAbee April 8, 1885 Accident
Cephas Palmer March 31, 1879 at W. G. Austell's Mill Pond Suicide
Mary George November 1, 1857 at the late residence of Mary George Unknown
black man black man March 13, 1867 at Batesville Unknown
John Westmorland August 1, 1847 at James Hopkins's Unknown
Polly Evins August 18, 1886 at Joe Waters Natural Causes
Benjamin Clark April 22, 1872 at Benjamin Clark's Suicide
John T. Wood August 14, 1865 at the house of Dr. B.F. Kilgore Accident
Alexander Martin September 8, 1867 at the residence fo B.W. Knight Accident
Woodward June 9, 1879 on the road leading from Dantzler's Bridge on South Tyger River via G. W. Duncan's and R. T. McElvath's to Reidville Homicide
M. N. Chapman February 20, 1840 at or near Mt. Zion Accident
infant May 10, 1882 on the Howard Gap road Unknown
Chaney Pilgrim August 12, 1877 at the plantation of James Anderson Accident
negro negro February 27, 1868 at or near Pacolet Springs Homicide
Rowland Cash March 11, 1853 at the residence of Ephraim Jackson Accident

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