Inquest over the Body of James Guy

In the jurisdiction of New London County

The undersigned to inquire of the reason1 of the death of James Guy whose death was sudden and untimely, having viewed the body of said deceased and considered the evidence given to us, do on our oaths find and say that the cause and manner of the death of said deceased has been occasioned by bleeding at the lungs or some cause unknown.

Dated at Norwich this 1st day of July, AD 1835

Joseph Backus, Foreman

Notation:         Inquest / James Guy

  • 1. The words “cause and manner” were crossed out in the original and replaced with “reason”.