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Elizabeth Chaffin, 56, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 56
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 19 Sep 1860
Date of death: 8 Oct 1860
Disease (transcribed): Scirrhus of the breast. Diseased heart
Disease (standardised): Scirrhus (Breast); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This woman stated that she had an attack of hemiplegia 6 years ago, on the right side, from which she had never thoroughly recovered, but on her admission nothing was observed of the effects. 26 years back she had a severe attack of rheumatic fever’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, left breast, thorax, pelvis, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

John Grant, 32, Tripe dresser

Occupation or role: Tripe dresser
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Sep 1860
Date of death: 9 Oct 1860
Disease (transcribed): Disease of the heart. Aneurism of the aorta
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Aneurysm (Aorta)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'A tripe dresser. He attributed his illness to sleeping in the open air for several nights 6 years ago. He then appeared to have caught cold; he suffered from rheumatic pains and shortness of breath. But he was not confined to bed and soon got better’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Harriet Waters, 35, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 35
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Jan 1852
Date of death: 2 Feb 1852
Disease (transcribed): Caries of the iliac bone of the pelvis. Vomicae in the lungs. Small heart
Disease (standardised): Caries (Pelvis); Vomicae (Lung); Small (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Cutler, Edward
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: Ten days before her admission she had observed a swelling in the left thigh. She had suffered for some time under what was judged to be rheumatic pains about the pelvis.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pelvic region, abdomen and thorax
Type of incident: n/a

Nehemiah Norton, 50, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Aug 1860
Date of death: 29 Oct 1860
Disease (transcribed): Valvular disease & hypertrophy of the heart. Diseased liver & kidneys. Dropsy
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Disease (Liver); Disease (Kidneys); Edema (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man who had had rheumatic fever in his youth, had been out of health for 18 months before his admission, suffering from dropsy, shortness of breath, and scantiness of urine’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Sarah Harris, 13, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 13
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Oct 1860
Date of death: 30 Oct 1860
Disease (transcribed): Subperiosteal abscess of the femur. Secondary deposits. Pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Thigh); Deposit; Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This child was admitted into the hospital on account of an accident, she slipped while walking & struck the right knee. For 3 weeks before admission she had suffered from some affection of the chest, which a medical man who saw her said was ‘only a slight cold’. On admission she was so ill that she could give no account of herself’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Right knee, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Samuel Williams, 52, Bell hanger

Occupation or role: Bell hanger
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Oct 1860
Date of death: 1 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Valvular disease & dilatation of the heart. Diseased kidneys
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Disease (Kidneys)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'A bell hanger. He had pretty good health until within between 4 and 5 years of his death, when he caught cold by sleeping in a damp bed and had much shortness of breath with cough and palpitations’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Henry Barnes, 33, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Feb 1860
Date of death: 2 Feb 1860
Disease (transcribed): Aneurism of the arch of the aorta, bursting into the pericardium. Inflammation & gangrene of the lung
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Aorta, pericadium); Inflammation (Lungs); Gangrene (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man was admitted on the 16th of Nov 1859. He then said that he had suffered from cough and expectoration for six weeks, for the same time he had been getting thinner and his voice had been becoming hoarse’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

John Impert, 16, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 16
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Nov 1860
Date of death: 8 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Disease of the heart. Pulmonary apoplexy. Aneurism of the internal carotid artery
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Stroke (Lungs); Aneurysm (Blood vessels)
Admitted under the care of: Pitman, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This boy, who had never had rheumatic fever, had for years suffered from shortness of breath and palpitations of the heart. He was first taken into the hospital towards the end of last August’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Henry Roots, 54, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 54
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Nov 1860
Date of death: 9 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture of the knee. Laceration of the brain. Wound of the torcular herophili. Laceration of inner coats of axillary artery
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Knee); Laceration (Brain); Wound (Brain); Laceration (Blood vessels)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man was on horseback waiting for the guard to pass when the band frightened the horse, which started & threw him, afterwards kicking him on the back of the head. He was taken up insensible & brought to the hospital. On admission he was perfectly sensible & walked into the Oxford ward. It was noticed that his gait was unsteady, as though he were drunk’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, left axilla

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Thomas King, 78, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 78
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Sep 1860
Date of death: 17 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Senile gangrene. Diseased heart. Pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Gangrene; Disease (Heart); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'About 9 weeks before admission he rubbed a sore place on the great toe of the right foot with an ill-made shoe, which continued to encrease in size until his admission into the hospital’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Louisa Smith, 20, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 20
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 Oct 1860
Date of death: 24 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Disease of the heart. Hydrothorax
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Hydrothorax (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This patient had been admitted on May 30, 1856, under the care of Dr Page [William Emanuel Page] for acute rheumatism, the first attack. She had pericarditis while in the house, but recovered, to all appearance, perfectly, and left the hospital without any murmur connected with the heart’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax

Type of incident: n/a

Jason Eaton, 42, Butcher

Occupation or role: Butcher
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 22 Oct 1860
Date of death: 26 Nov 1860
Disease (transcribed): Valvular disease & hypertrophy of the heart
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'A butcher. He never had rheumatic fever, but in the year ‘42 while in India he had a serious illness accompanied with palpitation of the heart, and for which he was cupped on the praecordial region. For 9 weeks before he became a patient here he had suffered from shortness of breath on any exertion, and palpitation’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Richard Paul Buckley, 12, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 12
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Feb 1853
Date of death: 9 Feb 1853
Disease (transcribed): Comminuted fracture of the skull. Fracture of the jaw. Rupture of the heart. Fractured femur
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Fracture (Jaw); Rupture (Heart); Fracture (Leg)
Admitted under the care of: Cutler, Edward
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This boy was admitted in a dying state having fallen from the fourth story of a large house into the area.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

John Garley, Domestic servant

Occupation or role: Domestic servant
Gender: Male
Age: 37
Date of admission: 11 Oct 1854
Date of death: 21 Oct 1854
Disease (transcribed): Diseased kidneys. False membrane in arachnoid sac owing to extravasated blood, the result of a blow on the head. Atheromated cerebral arteries
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); False membrane (Brain); Blow (Head); Plaque, atherosclerotic (Brain)
Admitting doctor: Wilson, James Arthur
Surgeon: Ogle, John William
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man had been a domestic servant, & appeared to have been of dissipated habits. He was admitted under the care of Mr Hawkins [Caesar Hawkins], on account of a stricture of the urethra, which had existed for some years & had been ascribed originally to an attack of gonorrhoea’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, thorax, cranium

Type of injury: n/a

Jane Humphreys, 57, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 57
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 19 Dec 1860
Date of death: 21 Dec 1860
Disease (transcribed): Disease of the kidneys. Hydrothorax. Pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidneys); Hydrothorax (Lungs); Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This woman, who looked older than she stated herself to be, had an attack of rheumatic fever when at the age of 35, and has since suffered occasionally from palpitations. For the last 16 years her breath has been short, and she has sometimes had dropsy’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Charles Tarrent, 26, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 22 Jan 1855
Date of death: 30 Jan 1855
Disease (transcribed): Carbuncular inflammation of lip. Purulent deposits in lungs, heart, pericardium, rectum, abdominis muscle
Disease (standardised): Carbuncle (Mouth); Deposits (Lung, Heart, Abdomen, Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This man was admitted on account of carbuncular inflammation of the lower lip which had come on about four days before his admission without any known cause.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Neck and face, thorax, larynx and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

William Jenner, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Male
Age: 70
Date of admission: 6 Nov 1854
Date of death: 9 Nov 1854
Disease (transcribed): Old stricture. Abscess in pericardium. Diseased kidneys
Disease (standardised): Stricture Abscess (Heart); Disease (Kidney)
Admitting doctor: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Surgeon: Ogle, John William
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man was admitted, evidently in a hopeless condition, on account of retention of urine. No very accurate history was obtained; as he himself was in a state of senile dementia, & could give no rational account of himself’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, kidneys

Type of injury: n/a

George Waring, 31, Police Constable

Occupation or role: Police Constable
Age: 31
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Dec 1870
Date of death: 29 Dec 1870
Disease (transcribed): Aneurysm. Amputation at the hip joint. Exhaustion.
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Heart); Amputation (Hip); Exhaustion (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Holmes, Timothy
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: Six months before admission this man was violently thrown down in capturing a prisoner and received a blow on the left knee, but did not remember any injury to the femoral region.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, bones and joints
Type of incident: Murder/homicide

Thomas Fennell, 75, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 75
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Jan 1856
Date of death: 21 Feb 1856
Disease (transcribed): Diseased Kidney. Extensive arterial disease
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Disease (Arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Cutler, Edward
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This man was in a state of complete dementia. It appeared from the account of his friends that he had suffered an injury seventeen weeks before his admission from a brick falling on to his left foot, causing a wound.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and femoral arteries
Type of incident: n/a

William Smith, 32, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Feb 1852
Date of death: 16 Feb 1852
Disease (transcribed): Erysipelas ? Following injury. Recent lymph in abdominal cavity. Enlarged intestinal glands. Congested kidneys. Hypertrophy with dilatation of heart
Disease (standardised): Erysipelas (Skin); Lymph (Abdomen); Enlarged (Intestinal mucosa); Disease (Kidney); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: It appeared that he had received some injury to the left leg which had been followed by rigors and the appearance of an erysipelatous blush.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen and thorax
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

William Harvey, 51, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Oct 1853
Date of death: 22 Dec 1853
Disease (transcribed): Anasarca. Serous effusion in pleurae. Hypertrophy and dilatation of the heart. Lungs oedematous
Disease (standardised): Oedema (Leg); Oedema (Scrotum); Effusion (Pleura); Disease (Heart); Oedema (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This man was admitted on account of sloughey ulcer on each leg.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

William Harvey, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Male
Age: 51
Date of admission: 4 Oct 1854
Date of death: 22 Dec 1854
Disease (transcribed): Anasarca. Serous effusion in pleurae. Hypertrophy & dilatation of the heart. Lungs odematous
Disease (standardised): Edema (Systemic); Effusion (Pleura); Disease (Heart); Edema (Lung)
Admitting doctor: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Surgeon: Gray, Henry
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This man, who had been of rather intemperate habits, was admitted on account of sloughing ulcer on each leg, which had resulted originally from accident’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of injury: n/a

Margaret Tomkyns, 58, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 58
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 8 Feb 1860
Date of death: 15 Feb 1860
Disease (transcribed): Bronchitis. Hypertrophy of heart. Diseased kidneys
Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lungs); Disease (Heart, kidneys)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This old woman had been out of health for eighteen months, suffering from cough and much duspnoea in fits. The legs became oedematous three weeks before admission’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

George Pagne, 42, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Feb 1860
Date of death: 17 Feb 1860
Disease (transcribed): Bronchitis. Dilated heart
Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lungs); Dilation (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Pitman, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This patient had had cough during the cold months of the last three years, this was generally accompanied with shortness of breath and oedema of the legs. He never spat blood’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Isabella Summers, 52, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 52
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Oct 1859
Date of death: 22 Feb 1860
Disease (transcribed): Scirrhus of heart. Malignant disease of the bones
Disease (standardised): Scirrhus (Heart); Malignant disease (Bones)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This patient was admitted under Dr Pitman [Henry Pitman] on the 12th of October 1859, for what was supposed to be rheumatic pains in her limbs’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, bones

Type of incident: n/a

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