Mary Stafford of the City of Quebec Spinster who on the twelfth day of August instant, Coroner's warrant being in a fever did drink about a gill of mulled wine by reason thereof she experienced an attack of Inflammation of the brain and died on the same day, and was buried on the fourteenth of August in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and twenty seven
By me H Norman Ass. Min in Quebec
Present John Rickaly Catherine Rickaly».
Ingurgiter un quart de vin chaud lui fut fatal. Noter la signature d'une femme à titre de témoin.
The church record for the burying of a woman in Québec, Québec.]