Item 116 - Charles Ely, 34, Brewhouse labourer

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GB 406 PM/1860/116

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Charles Ely, 34, Brewhouse labourer

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  • 22 Feb 1860-23 Apr 1860 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Brewhouse labourer
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 22 Feb 1860
Date of death: 23 Apr 1860
Disease (transcribed): Softening of the brain. Gangrene. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Softening (Brain); Gangrene; Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Cutler, Edward
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship and Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'A brewhouse labourer. In the habit of drinking freely, according to his own admission 5 pints a day. He was said to have had epileptic fits latterly, but it was not learned how long he had been so affected. He attributed his illness to a lump of coal falling upon the lower part of his back 7 weeks ago’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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The case continues in PM/1860/115

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No in register 1860: 242

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406

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Catalogued by J. Ahvensalmi, Apr 2020

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