Abortion Deaths — T

Each wom­an’s sto­ry includes what­ev­er doc­u­men­ta­tion I can find to sub­stan­ti­ate her death. Wom­en’s Sto­ries
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All Deaths by Name 

  • Mil­lie T.,” Decem­ber 22 or 23, 1908 Age: 25 
    • Unspec­i­fied midwife
  • Yvonne Tan­ner, August 14, 1984 Age: 22 
    • 5th of 6 known deaths at Ingle­wood Wom­en’s Hos­pi­tal; coma and death
  • Genevive Tatar, Novem­ber 6, 1914 Age: 25 
    • Uniden­ti­fied perpetrator
  • Sadie Tay­lor, Jan­u­ary 1, 1886 Age: 23 
    • Sec­ond of two deaths attrib­uted to Dr. Guil­ford; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Michelle Thames
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    • Novem­ber 17, 1987 Age: 18
    • Last of four known deaths at Her Med­ical Clin­ic; fail­ure to resuscitate
  • Ingrid Thomas, August 1, 1994 Age: 28 
    • Per­fo­rat­ed uterus, peritonitis
  • Mag­no­lia Thomas, Feb­ru­ary 19, 1986 Age: 36 
    • First of two deaths by Dr. Rudolph Mor­agne at Hedd Sur­gi-Cen­ter; fail­ure to diag­nose ectopic pregnancy
  • Arlene Thomp­son
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    • Decem­ber 9, 1957 Age: 17
    • Lay abor­tion­ist con­vict­ed of first-degree manslaughter
  • Rob­bie Lou Thomp­son, April 23, 1932 Age: 21 
    • One of four con­firmed deaths of Dr. Richard Thack­er; con­vict­ed of mur­der in one case
  • Tillie Thor, Decem­ber 22, 1891 Age: 21 
    • Uniden­ti­fied perpetrator
  • Mary Thorn­ing, Decem­ber 16, 1911 Age: 34 
    • Last of four deaths linked to Dr. Pauli­na Bech­tel; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Maud Thur­mond, July 28, 1928 Age: 21 
    • Uniden­ti­fied perpetrator
  • Matil­da Tidrick, June 9, 1917 Age 38 
    • Sec­ond of two deaths con­nect­ed to Dr. George Lotz, who confessed
  • Katarzy­na Tobi­asz, August 29, 1925 Age: 31 
    • Nurse or mid­wife impli­cat­ed; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Hoa Thuy “Vivian” Tran, Decem­ber 29, 2003 Age: 22 
    • Cat­a­stroph­ic sep­sis dur­ing med­ical abor­tion process through Planned Parenthood
  • Iva Triplet, March 9, 1921 Age: 28 
    • Third death (sec­ond in one week) linked to Dr. C. W. Mil­liken; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Raisa Try­ti­ak
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    • Feb­ru­ary 8, 1967 Age: 24
    • Lay abor­tion­ist plead­ed guilty to manslaughter
  • Eliz­a­beth Tsu­ji, March 2, 1978 Age: 21 
    • Third of 6 deaths at Ingle­wood abor­tion hospital.
  • Hul­da Tub­bin, Novem­ber 22, 1913 Age: 33 
    • Physi­cian indict­ed; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Cheryl Tubbs, August 8, 1975 Age: 29 
    • Uter­ine rup­ture dur­ing risky saline abortion
  • Audrey Tuck­er, Feb­ru­ary 20, 1966 Age: 34 
    • Pos­si­ble lay abor­tion­ist; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Mary Tulis, July 6, 1930 Age: 34 
    • Pos­si­ble lay abor­tion­ist impli­cat­ed; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Mary Tureck, Octo­ber 23, 1913 Age: 22 
    • Uniden­ti­fied perpetrator
  • Sophia Turn­er, April 18, 1908 Age: 36 
    • Physi­cian acquit­ted for rea­sons not indi­cat­ed in source.
  • Anna Turnovan, August 4, 1913 Age: 40 
    • Physi­cian impli­cat­ed; out­come of case unknown to me
  • Sarah­Tut­tle, August 12, 1839 
    • Self-induced by drink­ing oil of tansy
  • Mau­reen Tyke
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    • May 31, 1983 Age: 21
    • Com­pli­ca­tions of mitral valve pro­lapse after high-risk abor­tion in out­pa­tient facility

* The Colo­nial Era