Coronor's Hearings
1874 - 1883



DATE: June 13th, 1878
PAGE: 6
NAME OF DECEASED: Henry Black
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: male; 5 foot 10 in; light complexion; gray eyes; light hair
CORONER: A, Hendricks
INQUEST HELD AT: William Black's
NAMES OF JURY: W. Turner; John Thomas; J.B. Eldred; Wm. Allen; W.D. Thomas; ____Allen; Chas. Lancaster; Frank Dugan; ____Ward; John Eldred; _________
WITNESSES: Wm. Black; John Black of Carrollton, farmer; W.D. Turner, of Carrollton, doctor
VERDICT: State of Illinois; Greene County, in the matter of the inquisition held on the body of Henry Black do find that he came to his death by a straight knife in his own hands cutting his throat from ear to ear.
PERSONAL EFFECTS:
REMARKS: body to friends to be buried



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