Unsolved Murders

Phyllis Beatrice Wright

Age: 19

Sex: female

Date: 5 Mar 1941

Place: 20 Black Lane, Cheadle

Phyllis Beatrice Wright died from an illegal operation.

She died in hospital on 5 March 1941. The cause of her death was given as general peritonitis following an abortion due to mechanical interference.

An open verdict was returned.

She had been a cotton weaver.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Staffordshire Sentinel - Thursday 20 March 1941, p620

see Staffordshire Sentinel - Friday 07 March 1941