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CASE30978: Horary consultation concerning Napier (PERSON24579)

Question asked by the patient on 27 March 1607 at 10:46

RN soror mea asked me what was good for her wen. march 27 h. 10 ant m 1607. Hordeola. incision & then a sanative playstr

She told me how her Daughters sonne Ennerson {sic} of Cosgrave was in love & likely to dye when the fathr had gone about to make a match betwixt another mā & her but yt match is broken & love is renewed betwixt them agayne & the fathr now is brought o|t|o offer 100li march 27 h. 10. 38 {sic} \46/ ant m 1607

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 126v (upper left part of page)

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CASE31798: Horary consultation concerning Magdalen Dormer [Curson] [Young Lady Curson] (PERSON22807)

Question asked by the patient on 27 June 1607 at 14:00

RN my lady Curson of As|d|stock. 30 y Iune 27 h {sic} hor 2. p m 1607 I take my selfe to be some so {sic} fortnight quick wth child hath taken a great cold in vehement maner yt I cā not turne me in my bed & feare mutch harme of it because of strayninge /ready to stop her wynde.\1


1 ‘2 weekes quicke wth child.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 235r (upper right part of page)

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CASE32135: Horary consultation concerning Mary Ford (PERSON19643)

Question asked by the patient on 21 September 1607 at 11:00

RN Mary ford of Sherington 36 y sept 21. h. 11. 20 ant m. 1607

on of her should. lame a moneth.

nescit an sit gravida

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 281v (bottom left, and bottom right parts 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-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation;expand=volume-name;f3-volume-name=Napier%2C%20vol.%2012;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29;f5-patient-consent=Patient%20asked%20the%20question, accessed 9 April 2020.