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Charles Crawley, 52, Messenger

Occupation or role: Messenger
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Jan 1862
Date of death: 23 Apr 1862
Disease (transcribed): Ascites, Malignant disease of the liver
Disease (standardised): Ascites (Abdomen); Cancer (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Pitman, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Wadham, William
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: This was a case of ascites, supposed to be connected with malignant disease of the liver.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas Neale, 26, Carman

Occupation or role: Carman
Age: 26
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1862
Date of death: 2 May 1862
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of pelvis. Rupture of urethra
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Pelvis); Rupture (Urethra)
Admitted under the care of: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: While twisting a bar of iron by means of pulleys into a cart, the rope broke and the bar, which weight a ton, fell across his hips, knocking him down.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Edward Negle, 42, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 25 Jun 1862
Date of death: 2 Aug 1862
Disease (transcribed): Hepatic ascites
Disease (standardised): Ascites (Abdomen); Disease (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

James Sparks, 43, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 11 Jun 1862
Date of death: 12 Jul 1862
Disease (transcribed): Malignant disease of epididymis, subsequent affection of glands etc. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Genitalia); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Pitman, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Harvey, Edward Robinson
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: On admission this man stated that for seven weeks he had suffered from much pain in the back and loins.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Hannah Bold, 70, Widow

Occupation or role: Widow
Age: 70
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 Aug 1862
Date of death: 25 Sep 1862
Disease (transcribed): Encephaloid disease of the tibia, recurring in the groin
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Leg); Cancer (Groin)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: This case was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

William Jackman, 35, Horse keeper

Occupation or role: Horse keeper
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Aug 1862
Date of death: 11 Oct 1862
Disease (transcribed): Diseased kidneys. Acute peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Harvey, Edward Robinson
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This patient was employed in stables to wash carriages and he believed that this occupation was the cause of his catching cold.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Elizabeth Barrow, 50, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 50
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 28 Oct 1862
Date of death: 29 Oct 1862
Disease (transcribed): Umbilical hernia. Operation
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Abdomen); Operation (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Lee, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This patient stated that for the last eight years she had had a swelling at the navel.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen and chest
Type of incident: n/a

Louisa Venn, 30, Dressmaker

Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 31 Dec 1862
Date of death: 9 Jan 1863
Disease (transcribed): Ascites. Albuminuria
Disease (standardised): Ascites (Abdomen); Albuminuria (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Not examined
Type of incident: n/a

Elizabeth Fox, 36, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 36
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Jan 1863
Date of death: 14 Feb 1863
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Pneumothorax. Paracentesis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Pneumothorax (Lung); Paracentesis (Thorax)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Harvey, Edward Robinson
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This woman had suffered for six or seven months from cough, and dyspnoea and giddiness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Ann Watt, 43, Housekeeper

Occupation or role: Housekeeper
Age: 43
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 Mar 1863
Date of death: 18 Mar 1863
Disease (transcribed): Tubercular disease of peritoneum. Perforation of intestine
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Abdomen); Perforation (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Harvey, Edward Robinson
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: The patient had had good health until five months before her admission, when during menstruation the catamenia suddenly ceased, and had never reappeared.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

James Bennett, 59, Lath render

Occupation or role: Lath render
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Mar 1863
Date of death: 2 Apr 1863
Disease (transcribed): Strangulated hernia. Operation
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Abdomen); Operation (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: A double inguinal hernia had existed for ten years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Margaret Mumford, 15, With parents

Occupation or role: With parents
Age: 15
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 May 1863
Date of death: 24 May 1863
Disease (transcribed): Malignant disease of ovary. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Ovary); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Harvey, Edward Robinson
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This woman had been ill four months previous to admission. She stated that she took cold from getting wet feet and dropsy shortly ensued.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Eleanor Farnham, 26, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 May 1863
Date of death: 31 May 1863
Disease (transcribed): Abscess on back
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Back)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: At the time of her admission this patient had an immense abscess covering the whole of the right buttock.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Samuel Hales, 28, Smith

Occupation or role: Smith
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Jun 1863
Date of death: 20 Jun 1863
Disease (transcribed): Cirrhosis of liver. Ascites
Disease (standardised): Cirrhosis (Liver); Ascites (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Lee, ?
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: He was admitted in consequence of ascites and abdominal pain.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Martha Horler, 42, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 42
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 20 Jul 1863
Date of death: 28 Aug 1863
Disease (transcribed): Perforation of sigmoid flexure. Circumscribed peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Perforation (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Sturges, Octavius
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: On admission she had a pinched face and anxious expression, and her respiration was hurried.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Robert Robins, 25, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Aug 1863
Date of death: 16 Sep 1863
Disease (transcribed): Fibro-cellular tumour in anterior mediastinum
Disease (standardised): Tumour (Thorax)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Sturges, Octavius
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This man was brought into the house in a state of collapse having been bled for a sudden attack about the larynx with alarming dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Eliza Allen, 23, Children's Nurse

Occupation or role: Children's Nurse
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 17 Jan 1877
Date of death: 15 Feb 1877
Disease (transcribed): Tubercles of lung, peritoneum, intestine and brain.
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Tuberculosis (Abdomen); Tuberculosis (Intestines); Tuberculosis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The patient was admitted with languor, malaise, diarrhoea, cough and constantly increasing dyspnoea with little expectoration, palpitation, pain in the cardiac region and anorexia of a month's duration.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum, intestine, abdominal cavity, meninges and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas or James Garden, 58, Bootmaker

Occupation or role: Bootmaker
Age: 58
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Dec 1876
Date of death: 7 Mar 1877
Disease (transcribed): Cirrhosis of liver. Granular kidney. Peritonitis. Tubercle of lung.
Disease (standardised): Cirrhosis (Liver); Disease (Kidney); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: Five weeks before admission, his legs began to swell. A fortnight later, came on cough, dyspnoea and pain in the loins, and the abdomen enlarged.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, bronchi, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen and peritoneum
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Faulkner, 17, Gardener

Occupation or role: Gardener
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Mar 1877
Date of death: 11 Mar 1877
Disease (transcribed): Typhoid ulceration of bowel. Perforation. Peritonitis.
Disease (standardised): Typhoid Fever (Systemic); Ulcer (Intestines); Perforation (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Wadham, William
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The patient was in failing health, when three weeks or more before admission, commenced cough and nasal catarrh.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum and intestine
Type of incident: n/a

George Tucker, 59, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Mar 1877
Date of death: 18 Mar 1877
Disease (transcribed): Wound of peritoneum; peritonitis. Wound of pericardium and of heart.
Disease (standardised): Wound (Abdomen); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Wound (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Holmes, Timothy
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: Nine hours previous to admission this patient, having been worried by his grandchildren laid open his abdomen with a penknife.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum and intestinal canal
Type of incident: Suicide

Margaret Reed, 50, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 50
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 May 1877
Date of death: 30 May 1877
Disease (transcribed): Pulmonary Phthisis. Tubercular ulcers of intestine. Amyloid disease of the abdominal organs.
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Tuberculosis (Intestines); Ulcer (Intestines); Amyloidosis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: This patient, ill nourished, anaemic and sickly, was admitted in a state of delirium of a low type, which prevented a history being obtained.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum and intestine
Type of incident: n/a

Alice Hill, 4, [No occupation]

Occupation or role: [No occupation]
Age: 4
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1877
Date of death: 21 Jun 1877
Disease (transcribed): Tubercular Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: A cough commenced three months before admission, expectoration being slight at first. She later lost flesh, complained of pain in the abdomen and head and the abdomen swelled.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, brain and peritoneum
Type of incident: n/a

Joseph Crabb, 29, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Jun 1877
Date of death: 29 Jun 1877
Disease (transcribed): Tubercular meningitis and peritonitis. Tubercles of lung and intestine.
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis, Meningeal (Brain); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Tuberculosis (Lung); Tuberculosis (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Wadham, William
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: About the middle of Feb 1877, he was attacked with cough and spitting, which increased for a week, then diminished under treatment, but never wholly left him. From that time he lost flesh and strength, felt chilly and sweated much at night. Slight haemoptysis commenced early in April and continued to increase.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, peritoneum, intestine, liver, kidneys, spleen and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Susan Davis, 76, Widow

Occupation or role: Widow
Age: 76
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 27 Mar 1877
Date of death: 30 Jun 1877
Disease (transcribed): Inguinal hernia, operated. Emphysema. Fatty heart. Granular kidney. Cerebral softening.
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Abdomen); Operation (Abdomen); Emphysema (Lung); Disease (Heart); Disease (Kidney); Softening (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Bennet, William Henry
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The patient had had a rupture on both sides for ten years, the one on the left side always partially reducible, that on the right side completely so. Four hours before admission, the rupture on the left side became suddenly longer and very painful. In three hours vomiting set in.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, intestine, hernia and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Eliza Pearse, 30, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Nov 1877
Date of death: 14 Dec 1877
Disease (transcribed): Ovarian cystic tumour; Ovariotomy; limited peritonitis. Intestinal obstruction from the pressure of adherent omentum.
Disease (standardised): Tumour (Ovary); Operation (Ovary); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Obstruction (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Barnes, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Harper, Gerald Samuel
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: The woman had always been healthy. She had been married for seven years and had two children. Her last confinement had been five years before and was apparently normal in every respect. Enlargement of the belly was first noticed with tenderness and some pain.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum, brain and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

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