Item 446 - Alfred Roberts, 29, Coachman

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GB 406 PM/1888/446


Alfred Roberts, 29, Coachman


  • 6 Dec 1888-10 Dec 1888 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Coachman
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Dec 1888
Date of death: 10 Dec 1888
Disease (transcribed): Typhoid fever
Disease (standardised): Typhoid fever (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient gave no history of heritable disease. He had been a healthy man, and was only once laid up from the effects of an accident in which a horse fell on him. On November 29th he had cough, and began to suffer from diarrhoea. On the night of the 30th he had a rigor. He continued to suffer from diarrhoea, but was able to work till December 4th’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Abdomen, stomach, intestines, spleen, liver, kidneys, tongue, uvula, larynx, lungs, heart

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1888: 1997

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