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124 Typhoid Mary

August 23, 2023

Does Typhoid Mary still haunt this earth? Typhoid Mary was one of the most famous cases of an asymptomatic carrier of disease. Mary Mallon was forced to spend the last 20-plus years of her life on North Brother Island in New York. Did she leave her spirit behind? Listen and you decide!



Questions Discussed in this Episode

Who was Mary Mallon? How did she get infected and why did she get others sick? How many people did she get sick? What happened that lead to her capture? Why was she quarantined twice? Why do we still talk about her today?



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Sources for this Week’s Episode



Haunted Long Island: Paranormal Experiences & Spooky Historic Sites



North Brother Island



Hauntings of North Brother Island – NY Ghosts



The Real Life of Mary Mallon, the Infamous Typhoid Mary



Typhoid Mary: The Plague Doctors Right Hand Woman! | Ask Mystic Investigations



The Haunted Key West Lighthouse | Ghosts of the Key West Lighthouse



Paranormal Asylum: The Revenge of Typhoid Mary streaming



Typhoid Mary lived and died on NYC’s North Brother Island



See the Abandoned and Inaccessible Island Where Typhoid Mary Died | Vanity Fair



TYPHOID MARY — American Hauntings



NY Ghosts – Typhoid Mary: History & Ghosts



Music for this episode was performed by Michael Rivers
“Pat Facts” and “Ghost Story” themes by Mondo
“Time for a Debate” theme by Gail Gallagher gailgallaghermusic.com


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