In Brooklyn, at the residence of her father, Roy Samuel E. Cornish JANE SOPHIA TAPPAN CORNISH, aged 20 years, 6 months and 19 days, after a distressing illness of 3 years and 7 months, which illness was attended with idiocy and insanity, the last 114 hours of which time she was unable to take into her stomach one morsel of food...
New York Daily Times, 7 March 1855