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24.59 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, High grade mental defective, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'Stout, slovenly, nice and easy-going. [Male informant] says that he is dull. Had a name in [district] for running after men. Erratic - house sometimes well kept but at other times untidy and dirty. [Male informant] says they are a poor type of family and that she and her husband are both poor mentally. [married daughter] sounds completely psychopathic. [Son] "A monster without a brain".'

Relatives in survey: Husband 24.60 Children 24.61


  • Other: July 1947

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