Item 13 - Alice Christmas, 12, [Unmarried child of] Tailoress

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GB 406 PM/1887/13


Alice Christmas, 12, [Unmarried child of] Tailoress


  • 8 Jan 1887-11 Jan 1887 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [Unmarried child of] Tailoress
Age: 12
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 8 Jan 1887
Date of death: 11 Jan 1887
Disease (transcribed): Diphtheria. Death from syncope
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Pharynx); Syncope (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Slater, Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient returned home on Dec 31st from Kilburn where she had been nursing a baby who was unwell. The nature of the baby's illness was not known, but is recovered'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary tract, stomach, intestines
Illustrations: No
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1887: 38

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