Katherine McFarland

Katherine Roberts McFarland, a 25-year-old homemaker of Woodlawn Avenue in Chicago, died on April 7, 1915 from peritonitis caused by an abortion. I have been unable to find any other information about her death.

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Sources:

  • “Just Five Month’s Abortion Toll,” Chicago Daily Tribune, May 29, 1915
  • Cook County death index