Item 1 - William Jacobs, 65, Shop keeper

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GB 406 PM/1880/1


William Jacobs, 65, Shop keeper


  • 18 Dec 1879-2 Jan 1880 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Shop keeper
Age: 65
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Dec 1879
Date of death: 2 Jan 1880
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis – tubercular
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dunbar, James John Macwhirter
Post mortem examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical notes: The patient was too ill to give an account of himself. He was coughing and spitting up bright red blood.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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The page refers to the case PM/1880/32 (James Nisbet)

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No in Register of 1879: 1586

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