Manuscript Group 829, Essex County, New Jersey Coroner’s Office Inquests, 1854-1855
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Manuscript Group 829, Essex County, New Jersey Coroners Office
Inquests, 1854-1855, 0.25 linear feet / 56 items
Call Number: MG 829
Inquests into the deaths of Essex County residents by coroners and local physicians, with affidavits by the parties involved.
Inquests, from the Essex County Coroners Office (1854-1855), into the deaths of residents in the county by coroners and local physicians, with affidavits by the parties involved. Causes of death include: man fallen overboard, apoplexy, cholera, convulsions, congestion of the brain, accidental drowning, suicide by pistol shot, and an infant child for lack of nourishment. Among the coroners were Thomas L. King and Milton Baldwin.
Manuscript Group 242, William Pierson (1796-1882), Sheriff of Essex County, Record books