Item 23 - Mary Elmsley, 56, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1845/23


Mary Elmsley, 56, [Occupation not stated]


  • 15 Jan 1845-20 Jan 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 56
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Jan 1845
Date of death: 20 Jan 1845
Disease (transcribed): Inferior extremities anasarcous, inflamed, ulcerated, with superficial gangrene. Pericarditis. Slight thickening of mitral and aortic valves
Disease (standardised): Edema (Lower extremities); Ulcer (Lower extremities); Inflammation (Lower extremities); Pericarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Medical notes: 'Stated that she had long been an inmate of the workhouse, and during the last nine months, had been suffering from dropsy, principally affecting the lower extremities’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1845: 131

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