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William Gliddon, 20, Clerk

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Aug 1919
Date of death: 3 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Ulcerative endocarditis of mitral and aortic valves. Adherent pericardium. Infarcts of spleen and kidneys
Disease (standardised): Endocarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart); Infarction (Spleen); Infarction (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: He had pains, dyspnoea and general weakness of about three months’ duration. He had had rheumatic fever twice.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys and lymphatic glands
Type of incident: n/a

Betty Stabbleford, 16 months, [Child of] Motor driver

Occupation or role: [Child of] Motor driver
Age: 16 months
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Aug 1919
Date of death: 14 Aug 1919
Disease (transcribed): Congestion and oedema of brain. Status lymphaticus
Disease (standardised): Congestion (Brain ); Oedema (Brain); Lymphatic diseases (Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: The child was admitted in convulsions which began fifteen minutes after a fall on the head.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Brain, pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, vessels, liver, kidneys, spleen, alimentary canal, lymphatic system, thymus, bronchial glands and mesenteric glands
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Winnie Fletcher, 16, Kitchen maid

Occupation or role: Kitchen maid
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 16 May 1919
Date of death: 12 Jul 1919
Disease (transcribed): Sarcoma of stomach. Ulceration of stomach and intestines. Secondary growth in lungs and spleen
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Stomach); Ulcer (Stomach); Ulcer (Intestines); Tumour (Lung); Tumour (Spleen)
Admitted under the care of: English, T. Crisp
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: There was pain in the left side of the abdomen which she had had for two years, and a rash on the legs.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, valves, peritoneum, liver, spleen, stomach, intestines, pancreas and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

Arthur Workman, 33, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Apr 1919
Date of death: 20 May 1919
Disease (transcribed): Sarcoma of thymus compressing trachea
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Thymus gland); Compressed (Trachea)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He had had a cough for five or six months and a swelling above the right clavicle for about a month, along with increasing difficulty in swallowing.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Elizabeth McKenzie, 48, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 48
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 Apr 1919
Date of death: 14 May 1919
Disease (transcribed): Chronic gastric ulcer. Erosion of spleen and perigastric tissues. Perforation. Perigastric abscesses. Erosion of blood vessels. Death from haemorrhage
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Stomach); Erosion (Spleen); Erosion (Stomach); Perforation (Stomach); Abscess (Stomach); Erosion (Vessels);Haemorrhage (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Pendlebury, Herbert Stringfellow
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: The patient was seized with acute pain situated chiefly in the upper abdomen . She vomited several times. She had suffered from indigestion for several years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, peritoneum, alimentary canal, stomach, intestines, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and bladder
Type of incident: n/a

Violet Sutcliffe, 21, Shop assistant

Occupation or role: Shop assistant
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1919
Date of death: 9 May 1919
Disease (transcribed): Septicaemia following follicular tonsillitis
Disease (standardised): Sepsis (Systemic ); Tonsillitis (Palatine tonsil)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Medical notes: A few days before admission she complained of sore throat and was treated for tonsillitis. For the last two days she complained of pain in the lower part of the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal, genital organs, brain, tonsils and cervical glands
Type of incident: n/a

Laura Rudell, 54, [Wife of] Carpenter

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Carpenter
Age: 54
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Mar 1919
Date of death: 22 Mar 1919
Disease (transcribed): Hodgekins disease
Disease (standardised): Hodgkin disease (Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: She had pain in the stomach and weakness for the last three months.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

Leslie Wallace, 3, [Child of] Soldier

Occupation or role: [Child of] Soldier
Age: 3
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Feb 1919
Date of death: 14 Feb 1919
Disease (transcribed): Caseating mesenteric gland. Rupture into intestines and peritoneum. General peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Caseating (Mesenteric gland); Rupture (Intestines); Rupture (Abdomen); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He was seized with sudden acute abdominal pain three days ago and vomited twice in the last three days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, alimentary canal, stomach, duodenum, small intestine, liver, spleen, pancreas and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

George Canton, 41, Timekeeper

Occupation or role: Timekeeper
Age: 41
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Jan 1919
Date of death: 4 Feb 1919
Disease (transcribed): Cystitis. Pyelonephritis. Renal calculus. Stricture of urethra
Disease (standardised): Cystitis (Bladder); Pyelonephritis (Kidney); Calculi (Kidney); Constriction (Urethra)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: The patient had severe abdominal pain and retention of urine for two days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder and stomach
Type of incident: n/a

Helena Cruickshank, 46, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 46
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 10 Jan 1919
Date of death: 4 Feb 1919
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of oesophagus. Aspiration pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Oesophagus); Pneumonia, aspiration (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, George Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had had difficulty in swallowing solids for the last four or five months and appears to have lived on fluids only for the last two months.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, oesophagus and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

C G Hadgate, [No age stated], [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: [No age stated]
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Jan 1919
Date of death: 23 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Angina pectoris. Mesaortitis of aorta. Narrowing lumen of coronary arteries
Disease (standardised): Angina pectoris (Heart); Mesaortitis (Heart); Narrowing (Arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: Brought in dead
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Francis Maroney or Malony, 15, Fishmongers assistant

Occupation or role: Fishmongers assistant
Age: 15
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jan 1919
Date of death: 14 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Crushed thorax. Bilateral pneumothorax. Rupture of spleen
Disease (standardised): Injury (Thorax); Pneumothorax (Lung); Rupture (Spleen)
Admitted under the care of: Pendlebury, Herbert Stringfellow
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He was knocked down and run over by a motor bus.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

George Bevan, 59, Bricklayer

Occupation or role: Bricklayer
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Dec 1918
Date of death: 14 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Bronchiectasis. Septic pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Bronchiectasis (Lung); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He was an inpatient in 1918 having suffered from chronic bronchitis. A cavity having been located, Mr Pendlebury resected a rib and drained the cavity.
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

Thomas Spain, 47, Gilder

Occupation or role: Gilder
Age: 47
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 28 Dec 1918
Date of death: 7 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Retroperitoneal sarcoma. Metastases around dura of spinal cord, in lungs and glands
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Abdomen); Neoplasm metastasis (Spinal cord); Neoplasm metastasis (Lung); Neoplasm metastasis (Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, [Unknown]
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: Seven months ago he complained of lumbago and pain in the left side which subsequently appeared in the right side. He afterwards noticed difficulty in walking, and two months ago noticed that the right side of the tongue was paralysed.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal, brain, spine and spinal cord
Type of incident: n/a

Jack Mills, 3, [Child of] Storekeeper

Occupation or role: [Child of] Storekeeper
Age: 3
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Nov 1916
Date of death: 22 Nov 1916
Disease (transcribed): Tuberculous ulceration. Caseous tuberculous glands. Subhepatic abscess. Generalized tuberculosis of intestine
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Ulcer (Lung); Tuberculosis (Lymph nodes); Abscess (Liver); Tuberculosis (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: For three days he had abdominal pain after eating some gooseberries.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Frances Jenkins, 66, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 66
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 8 Sep 1916
Date of death: 14 Oct 1916
Disease (transcribed): Alveolar (oat shaped celled) ossifying sarcoma of femur. Secondary deposits in spine, skull, ribs, lung, liver and glands. Fracture of femur
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Leg); Deposits (Spine); Deposits (Skull); Deposits (Ribs); Deposits (Lung); Deposits (Liver);Deposits (Lymph nodes) ; Fracture (Leg)
Admitted under the care of: Pendlebury, Herbert Stringfellow
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: For some time the patient had had rheumatic pains in the right leg. On the day of admission, while standing, the right leg suddenly gave way, and as she collapsed to the ground she clutched at a chair with which she fell.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, uterus, alimentary canal, intestines, spine, cranium, brain and limbs
Type of incident: n/a

Edith Kite, 28, [Wife of] Soldier

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Soldier
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 13 Sep 1916
Date of death: 25 Sep 1916
Disease (transcribed): Carious mesenteric glands. Generalized miliary tuberculosis
Disease (standardised): Caries (Mesenteric lymph nodes); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: She had cough for the last three weeks, worse by night. She had night sweats, nausea and constipated bowels.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

Albert Holmes, 29, Barman

Occupation or role: Barman
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 11 Jul 1916
Date of death: 14 Sep 1916
Disease (transcribed): Acute haemorrhagic pancreatitis. Fat necrosis. Acute appendicitis
Disease (standardised): Haemorrhage (Pancreas); Pancreatitis (Pancreas); Necrosis (Fat); Appendicitis (Appendix)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, George Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: He had pain in the epigastrium for the last twenty four hours with diarrhoea and vomiting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas Eastbury, 2 years 6 months , [Child of] Tobacconist

Occupation or role: [Child of] Tobacconist
Age: 2 years 6 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Sep 1916
Date of death: 4 Sep 1916
Disease (transcribed): Enlarged thymus. Status lymphaticus. Brochopneumonia. Thymic asthma
Disease (standardised): Enlarged (Thymus gland); Lymphatic diseases (Lymph nodes); Bronchopneumonia (Lung); Asthma (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: For the last three days the child had been restless and short of breath. He appeared to have been in danger of suffocation at times.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, tongue, oesophagus, stomach, intestines and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Hillman, 19, Footman

Occupation or role: Footman
Age: 19
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Mar 1916
Date of death: 25 Aug 1916
Disease (transcribed): Malignant endocarditis. Mitral and aortic reflux. Infarcts of spleen and kidneys. Anasarca
Disease (standardised): Endocarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart); Infarction (Spleen); Infarction (Kidney); Oedema (Leg); Oedema (Arm)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The illness started five weeks ago with pains in the legs and malaise. A fortnight later both knee-joints and the right shoulder became painful and swollen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
Illustrations of photographs: Yes Type of incident: n/a

Walter Dallibar, 28, Lamplighter

Occupation or role: Lamplighter
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jun 1916
Date of death: 29 Jul 1916
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Lardaceous disease
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Amyloidosis (Liver); Amyloidosis (Spleen); Amyloidosis (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: He had cough and pain in the right chest for the past five years, and at that time he spent three to four months in the Infirmary for bronchitis following influenza.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Mabel Roblow, 30, [Wife of] Policeman

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Policeman
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 Apr 1916
Date of death: 10 Jul 1916
Disease (transcribed): Malignant endocarditis. Aortic reflux. Congenital absence of one aortic cusp. Infarcts of spleen and kidney. Cerebral embolism
Disease (standardised): Endocarditis (Heart); Congenital disease (Heart); Infarction (Spleen); Infarction (Kidney); Embolism (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: She had sudden aphasia four days ago, she walked home and was found later in a helpless condition. A fortnight previously there was some difficulty in the speech.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, heart, pericardium, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, alimentary canal, stomach, intestines and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Jane Cullian , 53, Charwoman

Occupation or role: Charwoman
Age: 53
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 1 Jun 1916
Date of death: 8 Jun 1916
Disease (transcribed): Acute haemorrhagic pancreatitis. Fat necrosis. Peritonitis. Laparotomy. Aspiration pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Haemorrhage (Pancreas); Pancreatitis (Pancreas); Necrosis (Fat); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Laparotomy (Abdomen); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Pendlebury, Herbert Stringfellow
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: She had sudden onset of severe pain in the upper abdomen sixteen hours previously after a meal.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Meager, [No age stated], Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: [No age stated]
Gender: Male
Date of admission: Brought in dead
Date of death: 26 May 1916
Disease (transcribed): Fractured pelvis. Head of femur driven into pelvis. Fractured arm. Ruptured gut and internal iliac artery. Haemoperitoneum. Ruptured spleen. Bruised lungs
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Pelvis); Displacement (Femur); Fracture (Arm); Rupture (Intestines); Rupture (Arteries); Haemoperitoneum (Abdomen); Rupture (Spleen); Bruising (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Brought in dead
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Herbert Field, 39, Clerk

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 15 May 1916
Date of death: 20 May 1916
Disease (transcribed): Malignant disease of duodenum. Growth in glands and lungs. Numerous ulcers in the intestines probably due to new growth. Haemorrhage from ulcers. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Duodenum); Tumours (Lymph nodes); Tumours (Lung); Ulcer (Intestines); Haemorrhage (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had suffered from heartburn and flatulence since his first admission, and there had been diarrhoea for the past week.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys, prostate, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

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