Case Report - NamUs UP # 7792

Case Information

Unidentified
1974-0956
May 05, 1974 13:20
September 05, 2010 10:17
May 15, 2017 09:38
June 06, 2011 23:10

Local Contact (ME/C or Other)

Milwaukee Cnty Med Examiners Ofc
414-223-1200

Case Manager

Genevieve Penn
414-223-1200

Demographics

Adult - Pre 60
40 years
60 years
White
Other
Female
147, Measured
62, Measured

Body Parts Inventory (Check all that apply)

Recognizable face

1974 to 1974
1 Months

Circumstances

Location Found

South SIde of Pier #5 (Jones Island)
Lake Michigan
Milwaukee
Wisconsin
53207
Milwaukee
This unidentified female believed to be middle aged (aged 40 to 60) was found in Lake Michigan at Jones Island Pier #5 in May of 1974 in Milwaukee, WI. A pair of crutches was found in a barrel on top of the pier. She was believed to be Native American, Hispanic, or possibly Italian descent. Perhaps the best clue was a wedding ring. The ring had an inscription on the inside: Emiliano 28-1-1953.

Physical

Black
Hair was dark or black with slight graying. The length was not noted but in photo does not appear short
None
None
Unknown or Missing
Unknown or Missing
Decomposition


Pair of crutches was found in a barrel at the pier, relationship to the decedent is unknown.

Medical

Decomposed, heavier build, and uterus appeared post menopausal. Blood alcohol was 0.13.

Fingerprints

Fingerprint information is available and entered

Clothing and Accessories


Light blue or khaki jacket with label "Misty Harbor LTD" Zepel. Manufactured in Boston.
Olive sweater
Brown Levi's with large side pockets closed by copper snaps.
Red belt
Yellow bra and underwear
All clothing on body
Black leather boots
Calf length yellow knit stockings
Mickey Mouse Watch with gray band
Gold colored religious medal on a gold colored chain
Gold colored wedding band with inscription (Emiliano 28-1-1953)
None found
Three keys on a ring with a leather tab with smiling face inscribed
Plastic container with upper denture
$63.75

Dental

Dental information / charting is available and entered

DNA

Sample submitted - Tests complete

Images

Jewelry
Public viewable
Watch that this female was wearing
Jewelry
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Jewelry
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Necklace worn by the decedent
Other
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Wallet found on decedent
Other
Public viewable
Wallet found on decedent
Other
Public viewable
Set of keys found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Facial/case ID
Public viewable
Black leather case found on decedent marked inside as: Western Engraving & Embossing Company
Other
Public viewable
Black leather case found on decedent
Other
Public viewable
Brown leather case that the decedent carried her upper denture in
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Engraved wedding ring found on decedent
Jewelry
Public viewable
Necklace with a Religious Medallion
Jewelry
Public viewable
Inner watch band (Mickey Mouse)
Jewelry
Public viewable
Back of Mickey Mouse watch face. Inscription states; "Base Metal Swiss 23"
Jewelry
Public viewable
Back of Mickey Mouse watch face
Jewelry
Public viewable
Front of Mickey Mouse Watch has inscription of Bradley at the top and Swiss Made Walt Disney Productions at the bottom
Jewelry
Public viewable
Front of Mickey Mouse Watch

Documents

There are currently no documents available for this case.