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Thomas Sadler, 34, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Aug 1860
Date of death: 22 Aug 1860
Disease (transcribed): Laceration of the brain
Disease (standardised): Laceration (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'About two hours & a half before admission this man fell off the top of a loaded cart into the ground (a distance of 10 feet), striking the back of his head on the curb’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

James Hemmings, 20, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Oct 1860
Date of death: 17 Oct 1860
Disease (transcribed): Simple fracture of the skull. Laceration of the brain
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Laceration (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'Shortly before admission this man was at work undermining a wall, when a fellow workman removed the support & the wall fell, breaking into large masses one of which struck him on the right side of the head. He was picked up unsensible & placed in a cab. On his way to the hospital he recovered his senses & on his arrival get got out of the cab & walked in to the Oxford ward’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

John Goddard, 61, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 61
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Nov 1860
Date of death: 3 Dec 1860
Disease (transcribed): Large sloughing abscess in thigh, knee-joint and leg. Pyaemia?
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Thigh, knee, leg); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: '3 weeks before admission this patient stated that after having been exposed to the weather he was attacked with stiffness & swelling in the right thigh. This was soon followed by pain which extended down to the knees’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Ellen Swift, 2, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 2
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 5 Dec 1860
Date of death: 10 Dec 1860
Disease (transcribed): Sloughing of labium &c. Pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Sloughing (Genitalia); Pneumonia (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This child was placed at school at Hammersmith by her relatives. It appears from the account given by the child that they were half-starved & never washed except about the face and hands’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

George Huit, 38, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Mar 1861
Date of death: 2 Apr 1861
Disease (transcribed): Fatty heart. Bronchitis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Bronchitis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Rouse, James
Medical notes: The patient had been in the habit of gin and porter drinking and five years before admission had had an attack of delirium tremens. Four days before admission while walking he felt pain in the scrotum and noticed swelling.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a

Annie Newman , 10, Schoolgirl

Occupation or role: Schoolgirl
Age: 10
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 Aug 1861
Date of death: 29 Aug 1861
Disease (transcribed): Ruptured liver and spleen
Disease (standardised): Rupture (Liver); Rupture (Spleen)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Venning, Edgcombe
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The patient on admission was quite dead. Shortly before admission she had been knocked down and trampled by a horse.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen and head
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Thomas Marshall, 51, Painter

Occupation or role: Painter
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Oct 1861
Date of death: 4 Nov 1861
Disease (transcribed): Fractured ribs. Pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Ribs); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Venning, Edgcombe
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: The patient (while in a state of intoxication) was struck by a spring cart. On admission he ‘was very tipsy’ and all the ribs on the left side were found to be fractured.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest, abdomen and cranium
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

William Brown , 6, School boy

Occupation or role: School boy
Age: 6
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Dec 1861
Date of death: 20 Dec 1861
Disease (transcribed): Accident
Disease (standardised): Injury (General)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: This case is not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Garner Lissett, 28, Sawyer

Occupation or role: Sawyer
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Dec 1861
Date of death: 28 Dec 1861
Disease (transcribed): Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: The patient stated that he was working in a saw pit when he was struck by a piece of timber, 3 feet long. An hour after he was attacked with acute pain followed by vomiting and fainting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Edward Stevens, 59, Coachman

Occupation or role: Coachman
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Oct 1864
Date of death: 3 Nov 1864
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture of leg. Scalp wound. Erysipelas of head & face. Pyaemia
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Wound (Scalp); Erysipelas (Skin); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Medical notes: 'Case not given’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'Not examined’

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

James Beech, 21, Caster

Occupation or role: Caster
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jan 1865
Date of death: 22 Jan 1865
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture. Pyaemia
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Indeterminate); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Not entered
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: Trauma/accident?

John Jack alias Hall, 35, Butcher

Occupation or role: Butcher
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 15 Apr 1865
Date of death: 16 Apr 1865
Disease (transcribed): Scalp wound
Disease (standardised): Wound (Scalp)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This man had been attending as an out patient for a small scalp wound produced in a fight.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, chest and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

John Johnson, 42, Carpenter

Occupation or role: Carpenter
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 May 1865
Date of death: 18 May 1865
Disease (transcribed): Stricture of urethra. Diseased heart
Disease (standardised): Constriction (Urethra); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Page, William Irving
Medical notes: This man was admitted with retention. For the last five weeks his water had only dibbled away and he had suffered from stricture of five or six years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Fred Cantwell, 40, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 40
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jun 1865
Date of death: 9 Jun 1865
Disease (transcribed): Tumour of breast. Operation
Disease (standardised): Tumour (Breast); Operation (Breast)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Case not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Fanny Preston, 9, School girl

Occupation or role: School girl
Age: 9
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 5 May 1865
Date of death: 1 Aug 1865
Disease (transcribed): Disease of knee. Excision
Disease (standardised): Disease (Knee); Excision (Knee)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Hunt, 1 year 6 months , Infant

Occupation or role: Infant
Age: 1 year 6 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Jul 1865
Date of death: 5 Aug 1865
Disease (transcribed): Burn
Disease (standardised): Burn (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Edward Johnson, 55, Harness maker

Occupation or role: Harness maker
Age: 55
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Sep 1865
Date of death: 4 Oct 1865
Disease (transcribed): Extravasation of urine
Disease (standardised): Extravasation (Bladder)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Not examined
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

William Smith, 7, School boy

Occupation or role: School boy
Age: 7
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Oct 1865
Date of death: 6 Dec 1865
Disease (transcribed): Psoas abscess
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Psoas muscle)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

George Elliott, 19, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Apr 1859
Date of death: 24 Apr 1859
Disease (transcribed): Amputation of the thigh
Disease (standardised): Amputation (Leg)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Therefore the case is not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas Longman, 38, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1859
Date of death: 4 May 1859
Disease (transcribed): Diffuse cellular inflammation of perineum and scrotum
Disease (standardised): Inflammation (Perineum); Inflammation (Scrotum)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Therefore the case is not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Jane Bounds, 2 years 6 months, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 2 years 6 months
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 28 Apr 1859
Date of death: 17 May 1859
Disease (transcribed): Scald
Disease (standardised): Scald (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Therefore the case is not given
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Frederick Francis, 2 years 6 months, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 2 years 6 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Feb 1859
Date of death: 13 Jun 1859
Disease (transcribed): Strumous abscess of the knee. Phthisis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Leg); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Cooper, George Frederick
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Thomas
Medical notes: This child, who came from the workhouse, was admitted from strumous enlargement of the knee joint.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Right knee, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Read, 40, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 40
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Apr 1859
Date of death: 5 Aug 1859
Disease (transcribed): Stone in the bladder. Lithotrity. Diseased bladder and kidneys
Disease (standardised): Calculi (Bladder); Lithotrity (Bladder); Disease (Bladder); Disease (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Cooper, George Frederick
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Thomas
Medical notes: He stated he had suffered from passing gravel for the last twenty years and for years had had pains in his loins
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a

George Tetchener, 25, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Apr 1859
Date of death: 14 Aug 1859
Disease (transcribed): Abscess of ankle. Pyaemia. Phthisis
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Ankle); Sepsis (Systemic); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Amelia Foster, 60, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 60
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 4 Oct 1859
Date of death: 23 Oct 1859
Disease (transcribed): Dilated kidneys. Inflammation of bladder. Right ureter obstructed. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Inflammation (Bladder); Obstruction (Ureter); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Cooper, George Frederick
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Thomas
Medical notes: She stated that for the last twelve months she had had pain on passing her water and that four months ago pain came on in the bladder accompanied with some incontinence of urine.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a

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