Item 58 - Joseph Shun, 64, Crossing sweeper

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GB 406 PM/1856/58


Joseph Shun, 64, Crossing sweeper


  • 9 Jan 1856-14 Mar 1856 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Crossing sweeper
Age: 64
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Jan 1856
Date of death: 14 Mar 1856
Disease (transcribed): Cardiac and Renal Disease
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Disease (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This man was exposed to all kinds of weather. He generally suffered from winter cough and had been in the Hospital on previous occasions. His breathing had been worse for a fortnight.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1856: 102

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