Item 232 - William Seaton, 37, Butcher

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406 PM/1868/232


William Seaton, 37, Butcher


  • 8 Aug 1868-10 Aug 1868 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Butcher
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Aug 1868
Date of death: 10 Aug 1868
Disease (transcribed): Blood poisoning after a bite by a fly
Disease (standardised): Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Thompson, Reginald Edward
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: He had been driving across a common in extremely hot weather, and he was stung by ‘some black insect’ on the left cheek below the eye.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and larynx
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1868: 1092

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