Coronor's Hearings
1884 - 1919



DATE: Sept 3rd, 1879
PAGE: 3
NAME OF DECEASED: William Bishop
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: male; 5 ft 8 in; lite complexion; gray eyes, lite hair
CORONER: A. Hedrick
INQUEST HELD AT: Wm. Ganer's
NAMES OF JURY: Thomas Knox; A. Michel; James ______; Wm. Harrison; Wm/ Potts; George Doty (Dawdy?); John Carter; Henry Roberts; Lewis Stewart; Richard Hill; A. Johnson; Thomas Silkwood
WITNESSES: Thomas Clark; Thomas Knox; James Bishop; L, D. Carter; Prisla (?) Ganer
VERDICT: State of Illinois, county of Greene in the matter of the death of William Bishop, do find that he came to his death by his throat being cut.
PERSONAL EFFECTS: none
REMARKS: body removed by family and buried in White Hall


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