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CASE26410: Interrogation (Labour) concerning Goody Denton (PERSON29778)

Question asked by Goodwife Smith (PERSON62781) on 6 March 1615 at 06:10

RW Goodwife Denton of this towne great Linford, began to labour wth childe March the 5. hor: 7. ant: merid: 1615

[Astrological Chart]

Goodwife Smithe came vnto me for somethinge for this womon to {illeg}|h|asten her deliuery, who had beene in labour from that time march the 5, vnto the next day, March the 6. hor: 10. ant: merid: at wch time shee came vnto mee, & I sent by her; Boracis i Aristolochia r{illeg}d: ʒi. myrrhæ i: dict: cret: i croci gr: 8. cinnam: {myr{illeg}|i|gst}: on: i. in aq. mugw: {illeg}|{illeg}|4.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 204, f. 41v (upper left part of page)

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CASE48447: Horary consultation concerning Old Mrs Egerton (PERSON30114)

Question asked by the patient on 2 April 1619 at 14:40

RW Olde {M}ris Egerton of Adstocke. y. 67. d. h. 2. 40. p: m: Aprill. 2. 1619 troubled wth fits of melancholy. desirous to take physicke

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 230, f. 214v (upper left part of page)

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CASE50431: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Stanton [Old Mrs Stanton] (PERSON35686)

Question asked by Frances Stanton (PERSON35689) on 25 March 1620 at 13:00

RW Old Mris stanton of stoake. d. h: 1. p: m. Martij. 25. d. 1620. payned over all her body. desirous to have a Clyster. A Consumption feared. Mris Francis desireth to know whether Mater eius morietur nec nō.

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Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 213, f. 150r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE52344: Horary consultation concerning an Anonymous (PERSON39219)

Question asked by Mr Willoughby (PERSON61889) between 26 April 1621 at 19:00 and 27 April 1621 at 07:30

RW Mr Willoughby of Droitwich for his Neece who is troubled wth a rheme in her eies, & vseth to weepe much: hee is desirous to haue p|a| receipte for pills ad fortiter uocanda menstrua. shee is about 16 or 17 yeares olde.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 233, f. 122r (upper left part of page)

Cite this as: Lauren Kassell, Michael Hawkins, Robert Ralley, John Young, Joanne Edge, Janet Yvonne Martin-Portugues, and Natalie Kaoukji (eds.), The casebooks of Simon Forman and Richard Napier, 1596–1634: a digital edition,;sort=sort-date;f2-practitioner=Other%3A%3AMr%20Robert%20Wallis%20%28PERSON36434%29;f3-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ATreatment%3A%3ARequesting%20treatment, accessed 21 January 2020.