The family history researchers also have interest in the matters of people health - what diseases the people once suffered from, how they were cured, what the hope to survive in a case of a disease was, what the most common death causes were etc.
In this Page the references are gathered to the information I managed to present in ROOTS=SAKNES.
|Morbidity||Morbidity by infectious diseases for 1922 to 1930 in Latvia|
|Smallpox||Some information about the start of smallpox vaccination in Riga and in the Russia Empire. 5 Names: Huhn, Rhode, Schulin, Strauch, Vīksna|
|Pastors and vaccination||Pastors should promote vaccination against smallpox. A letter 1805 of Livland's Civil-gouverneur to all Pastors of Livland with proposal to develop persuasion campaign for vaccination among the countrymen.|
|Vaccination in Trikata||Vaccination in Trikata parish 1827 and 1829. The reports of the Pastor on the number of newborn babies to be vaccinated and on the deaths of non-vaccinated children. 1 Name: Pohrt|
|Leprosy||Information about this disease in the Baltic provinces.|
|Statistics of mental diseases||The statistical data of mentally deranged (1862) in Vidzeme [Livland].|
|Expenses of K. von Hirschheydt.||An accounting report made in the well known lunatic
asylum that is situated in Strenči [Stackeln] town. It also gives the prices
of various small items and clothes in 1914.
2 Names: Engel, Hirschheydt
© Bruno Martuzāns. 1995-2002