Who was Typhoid Mary?!?

Typhoid Mary was the name given to Mary Mallon (1870-1938), the name was given to Mallon as she was the first known carrier of Typhoid fever in the United States. Although Mallon did eventually recover from the disease, she continued to spread typhoid fever to others as she was a cook in a New York City restaurant. Mallon infected more than 50 people between 1900-1915.

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