Item 143 - James Reynolds, 21, Shoemaker

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GB 406 PM/1855/143


James Reynolds, 21, Shoemaker


  • 7 Mar 1855-10 May 1855 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Shoemaker
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Mar 1855
Date of death: 10 May 1855
Disease (transcribed): Diseased Heart. Old Pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: A shoemaker of weakly constitution, who had suffered from severe rheumatic fever six years ago. For a long time past he had felt pain in his chest whenever he worked unusually hard. It had been almost constant during the three months preceding his admission. His breath was short and he had a slight cough for about three weeks.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1855: 653

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