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Katharine B. Richardson, 121 Clinton Place, Kansas City MO, Sex Female, Color or Race White, Widow, Husband's Name James Richardson. Born Sept. 26, 1837 in Flat Rock, Ky. Died June 3, 1933 in the Nurses' home of Mercy Hospital. Occupation Founder of Mercy Hospital. Father's Name Stephen Berry, Mother's Maiden Name Harriet Benson. Buried June 6, 1933. Cause of Death Peritonitis (probably perforated gall bladder).
Death Certificates; Physicians, Women; Surgeons; Hospitals, Pediatric
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Missouri State Board of Health, "Katharine Berry Richardson certificate of death" (1933). Archives. 5.
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PDF facsimile of printed certificate of death form filled out by hand in black ink, with some numbers stamped in ink.