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CASE50317: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Hannah [Anne] Barker (PERSON27742)

Question asked by the patient on 25 February 1620 at 13:30

RW Mris: Anne Barker of Bar{illeg}|k|amsteede beyonde {Sen}ley. y. 26. d. . h: 1. 30. p: m: Feb: 25. 1620. mente turbata: melancholica.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 213, f. 137v (upper right part of page)

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CASE50349: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Jane Parkins (PERSON34010)

Question asked by the patient on 10 March 1620 at 10:00

RW Mris Iane Parkins of Dunstable y. 26. d. h: 10 ant: m: Martij 10. 1620. much afflicted in bodie & minde: troubled with melancholie

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 213, f. 139v (upper centre part of page)

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CASE50379: Horary consultation concerning John Colman (PERSON29195)

Question asked by the patient on 14 March 1620 at 10:00

RW Iohn Coleman of Little Brickhill d. h: 10. ante m Martij. 14. 1620. hath not slept for 5 or 6 dayes: crazed in his brayne: troubled with melancholy

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 213, f. 143v (upper left part of page)

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CASE51805: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Elizabeth Tyrrell (PERSON60682)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON39171) on 20 November 1620 at 14:30

RW Mris Elizabeth Tyrrell of Thornton. y. 8. d . h: 2. 30 p: m: Novemb: 20. 1620.

by fits verie ill: sometimes eateth her meale well, at other times doth not. giveth goeth vp & downe verie melancholily

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 233, f. 13r (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;f3-date=1620-1629;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ADiseases%20of%20the%20mind%3A%3AMelancholy, accessed 19 January 2020.