Rozalia Ossowska

Rozalia OssowskaabortionistsfemaleOn September 15, 1926, 23-year-old Mary Bailek, a native of Poland, died at Chicago’s Lutheran Deaconnes Hospital from complications of a criminal abortion performed at her home that day.
Rozalia Ossowska, alias Olszewski, was arrested for the death on October 7. Her profession is not given but according to the 1930 Census she was a midwife. She was born around 1888 in Germany and immigrated to the US in 1906.