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Emma French, 24, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 24
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 10 Apr 1861
Date of death: 24 Apr 1961
Disease (transcribed): Perforation of mitral valve
Disease (standardised): Perforation (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: The patient had an attack of acute rheumatism as a child, and for years had bad palpitations of the heart. For six weeks before she was admitted she had been suffering from slight rheumatic pains.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Elizabeth Stuckey, 63, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 63
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Feb 1859
Date of death: 26 Feb 1959
Disease (transcribed): Hypertrophy of the heart. Dropsy
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Oedema (Leg)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Thomas
Medical notes: The disease of which this patient died appeared to have been of very old standing.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, pelvis and hernia
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 38

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 60?
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 15 Nov 1919
Date of death: Brought in dead
Disease (transcribed): Atheroma and obstruction of coronary arteries. Heart failure. Consecutive nephritis. Cystitis
Disease (standardised): Plaque, atherosclerotic (Arteries); Obstruction (Arteries); Failure (Heart); Nephritis (Kidney); Cystitis (Bladder)
Admitted under the care of: English, T. Crisp
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: Brought in dead
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, coronaries, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, prostate, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 32

Occupation or role: Housemaid
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 Sep 1919
Date of death: 4 Nov 1919
Disease (transcribed): Septicaemia. Empyema. Septic bronchopneumonia
Disease (standardised): Sepsis (Systemic ); Empyema (Pleura); Bronchopneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Torrens, James Aubrey
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had a history of sore throat and vomiting for eight days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, trachea, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 26

Occupation or role: Road mender
Age: 66
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Oct 1919
Date of death: 1 Nov 1919
Disease (transcribed): Atheroma of coronary arteries. Heart failure
Disease (standardised): Plaque, atherosclerotic (Arteries); Failure (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: English, T. Crisp
Medical examination performed by: Copplerun[?], [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: He had pain in the abdomen which suddenly became worse three hours before admission. He vomited two days previously.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, urinary tract and alimentary tract
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 21

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 65
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Oct 1919
Date of death: 19 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Cellulitis of arm. Septic broncho-pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Cellulitis (Arm); Bronchopneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Copplerun[?], [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: A small swelling appeared on the inner side of the left forearm fourteen days before admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves and vessels, abdomen, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and stomach
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 19

Occupation or role: Wine merchant
Age: 54
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Oct 1919
Date of death: 19 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Cerebral haemorrhage. Atheroma
Disease (standardised): Haemorrhage (Brain ); Plaque, atherosclerotic (Arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He fell down in the street and was brought into the hospital unconscious. He was said to have had a stroke in January.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, suprarenals, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 22

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 84
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 19 Oct 1919
Date of death: 19 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Atheromatous disease of coronary arteries. Heart failure
Disease (standardised): Plaque, atherosclerotic (Arteries); Failure (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: Patient brought in dead.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves, vessels, coronary arteries, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 20

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 7 Oct 1919
Date of death: 19 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Pyosalpinx. Influenzal bronchopneumonia. Abscess and gangrene of lungs
Disease (standardised): Pyosalpinx (Fallopian tubes); Influenza (Respiratory tract); Bronchopneumonia (Lung); Abscess (Lung); Gangrene (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Smith, George Frederick Darwall
Medical examination performed by: Ellison, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had pain in the lower abdomen with menorrhagia.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and pelvic organs
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 17

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Market gardener
Age: 31
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 Oct 1919
Date of death: 15 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Syphilis of liver. Haematemesis. Abortion. Grave anaemia
Disease (standardised): Syphilis (Liver); Haematemesis (Gastrointestinal tract); Abortion (Uterus); Anaemia (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: She was five months pregnant. Four days before admission she suddenly vomited a large quantity of blood and continued to do so at intervals for the next four days. She also passed urine containing blood.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal, oesophagus, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 12

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Draper’s assistant
Age: 36
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 2 Oct 1919
Date of death: 13 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Puerperal sepsis. Acute haemorrhagic cystitis. General peritonitis. Pleurisy. Septicaemia
Disease (standardised): Puerpera (Uterus); Sepsis (Systemic); Cystitis (Bladder); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Pleurisy (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Smith, George Frederick Darwall
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, alimentary canal and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 13

Occupation or role: Salesman
Age: 49
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Oct 1919
Date of death: 13 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Appendix abscess. Drainage. Gangrene of intestines. Obstruction of small gut by adhesions. General peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Appendix); Drainage (Appendix); Gangrene (Intestines); Obstruction (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He had sudden pain in the epigastrium two days ago. He took pills and had three good actions. The pain increased and spread to the right side.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Peritoneum
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 9

Occupation or role: Porter
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Aug 1919
Date of death: 9 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of larynx. Excision. Secondary growth in lung. Septic pneumonia. Gangrene of lung
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Larynx); Excision (Larynx); Growth (Lung); Pneumonia (Lung); Gangrene (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Colledge, Lionel
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He had a lump on the right side of the neck for three months, and pain and loss of voice for two months, with loss of weight.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, trachea, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and stomach
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 6

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 2 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Oct 1919
Date of death: 6 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Diarrhoea and vomiting. Marasmus
Disease (standardised): Diarrhoea (Stomach); Vomiting (Stomach); Protein-energy malnutrition (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, thymus, lungs, heart, valves, vessels, liver, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, urinary tract, alimentary canal, stomach and small gut
Type of incident: n/a

Archibald Philp, 57, Clerk

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 57
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 22 Sep 1919
Date of death: 4 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): New growth of lung. Septic pneumonia with abscess formation. Malignant endocarditis
Disease (standardised): Tumour (Lung); Pneumonia (Lung); Pneumonia (Lung); Endocarditis (Heart); Abscess (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had a cough for ten days with pain in the right side of the chest for three days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

John Merralls, 36, Motor mechanic

Occupation or role: Motor mechanic
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Sep 1919
Date of death: 2 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Old amoebic dysentery. Amoebic abscess of lung. Operation. Collapse of lung. Empyema. Septic pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Dysentery (Intestines); Abscess (Lung); Operation (Lung); Pneumothorax (Lung); Empyema (Pleura); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He contracted amoebic dysentery in 1916 and he was never cure. Three weeks ago he had a severe attack of diarrhoea followed by pain in the right side of the chest.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and large gut
Type of incident: n/a

Index page 1

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 66
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Sep 1919
Date of death: 2 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): General arteriosclerosis. Cerebral haemorrhage. Old cerebral softening
Disease (standardised): Arteriosclerosis (Arteries); Haemorrhage (Brain); Softening (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He was found sitting down, conscious but unable to speak. Later he lost consciousness. He had right hemiplegia five years previously.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Emily Greengrass, 36, Housemaid

Occupation or role: Housemaid
Age: 36
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 8 Sep 1919
Date of death: 1 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Hour-glass stomach with chronic ulceration. Perforation with localised peritoneal abscess. Septic absorption
Disease (standardised): Constriction (Stomach); Ulcer (Stomach); Perforation (Abdomen); Abscess (Abdomen); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: She had acute abdominal pain for three days and vomited once. She had indigestion for twenty years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, valves, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, pancreas, alimentary canal, urinary tract and miscellaneous
Type of incident: n/a

Lilian Blackwell, 41, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 41
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 22 Aug 1919
Date of death: 24 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of pylorus causing complete obstruction. Gastro-enterostomy
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Stomach); Obstruction (Stomach); Gastroenterostomy (Stomach)
Admitted under the care of: English, T. Crisp
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had indigestion and vomiting for twelve months. For the last ten days, her pain was very severe and she vomited frequently. She had complete constipation for this period.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

Susan Finhell, 86, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 86
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 10 Sep 1919
Date of death: 24 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Annular carcinoma of the sigmoid causing obstruction. Caecostomy. Septic pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Intestines); Obstruction (Intestines); Caecostomy (Intestines); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had constipation for a month with great abdominal pain and frequent vomiting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

George Dare, 73, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 73
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Sep 1919
Date of death: 19 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Adenomatous enlargement of prostate. Prostatectomy. Dilatation of stomach. Intestinal diverticula
Disease (standardised): Adenoma (Prostate); Prostatectomy (Prostate); Dilatation (Stomach); Diverticulum (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Back, Ivor Gordon
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He had frequency of micturition for seven or eight years, with complete retention a month ago.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

John Barnard, 51, Commercial traveller

Occupation or role: Commercial traveller
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Sep 1919
Date of death: 11 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of the head of the pancreas. Obstruction of the common bile duct. Jaundice. Acute suppurative cholangitis. Rupture of the gall bladder. General peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Pancreas); Obstruction (Common bile duct); Jaundice (Skin); Cholangitis (Bile ducts); Rupture (Gall bladder); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He had been jaundiced for two weeks and had had indefinite pain in the epigastrium and intermittent vomiting. He had been getting more and more constipated and the abdomen had been swelling for two days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, spleen, kidneys and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

George Taylor, 21, Civil servant

Occupation or role: Civil servant
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Sep 1919
Date of death: 5 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Abscess of lung. Empyema. Jaundice
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Lung); Empyema (Pleura); Jaundice (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: He had an uncertain history of sore throat and pain in the left chest for about a week. He had been delirious for two days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, vessels, valves, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and miscellaneous
Type of incident: n/a

James Mallett, 73, Retired police inspector

Occupation or role: Retired police inspector
Age: 73
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Sep 1919
Date of death: 4 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Perforated gangrenous appendicitis. Generalised peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Gangrene (Appendix); Appendicitis (Appendix); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Frankau, Claude Howard Stanley
Medical examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: He had been ill for five days with pain in the right iliac fossa, and vomiting for one day.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, valves, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys and brain
Type of incident: n/a

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