Friday, November 24, 2017

Clay County Archives

and Historical Library

Liberty, Missouri

Preserving the Past for the Present


Coroner's Inquests

dead-body-sepiaWe have indexed hundreds of Coroner Inquest records from 1838 to 1939.  They include the names of the deceased, the coroner, the suspected murder as well as witnesses and jury members.  The records also have the cause of death, the location of the body and notes from the coroner.