15848Re: [jacksongenealogy] Consumption -- 1880's
- Dec 18, 2012Jerry,my great grandfather licved in B,port and had
TB but he was in Atlanta in a sanitorium or whatever you call it.
On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 3:56 PM, Jerry Triplett <jrytrplt@...> wrote:
> I have an ancestor that was born near Bridgeport about 1830. I cannot find
> her in the 1880 census but I'm sure she died in Aug 1880. In the 1880
> Census (taken in June) her husband is shown as living, obviously, and is
> shown as married. Death records show her as dying from consumption (TB) in
> Aug 1880.
> Was there any kind of home or TB hospital in Jackson County in the 1880's?
> The one page of the death register where I found her indicates that a fair
> number were dying from TB at that time.
> Jerry in Chattanooga
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