Item 238 - Ada Staples, 18, Laundress

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406 PM/1877/238


Ada Staples, 18, Laundress


  • 25 Aug 1877-27 Aug 1877 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Laundress
Age: 18
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 25 Aug 1877
Date of death: 27 Aug 1877
Disease (transcribed): Pulmonary Phthisis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The patient had been suffering from severe cough, anorexia, wasting, night sweats, diarrhoea and hepatic pain.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, brain and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1877: 894

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