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CASE16704: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Martha Smith (PERSON15928)

Question asked by the patient on 25 March 1602 at 07:00

RN Mres Smythe of Milton 30 y. Martij 25 hor 7. ant m. 1602.

[Astrological Chart]

cōplayneth of her stomack sendeth to have tab stib. weight of 4.d quær p{o}t an sit gravida. \deus opt max. benedicat/

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 221, f. 13r (upper left part of page)

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CASE16760: Horary consultation concerning Mr John Spencer (PERSON16026) and Alice Faulkner [Vescy] (PERSON11680)

Question asked by Mr John Spencer (PERSON16026) on 30 March 1602 at 09:00

RN Iohn Spencer of W|S|r Robart Spencers servant. Martij 30 hor. 8. 9. ant m. 1602. cōplayneth of his left syde & spleene & swelling of his legge.

quærit {illeg}|r|emediū Aloysia faulkner 23 y. troubled wth the greene sicknes hath taken many vomits but noone would worke wth her craveth a vomit sick in ye stomacke quærit an \an {sic} alce faukner/ virū diligit nec ne.1

[Astrological Chart]


1 ‘mutch greef & discontment {sic}’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 221, f. 22r (upper right part of page)

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CASE27010: Horary consultation concerning Dr W. Shephard (PERSON20752) and Mrs Sara Hall [Shephard] (PERSON19836)

Question asked by Dr W. Shephard (PERSON20752) and Mrs Sara Hall [Shephard] (PERSON19836) on 27 March 1606 at 18:20 or at 18:25

RN D. Sheph of London. march 27. h. 6. 20 p m. 1606. lra lras quærit

[Astrological Chart]

D Shephard of London & Sarah his wife march 27. h. 6. 25 p m 1606.

his wife for physick & to cause fruictfulnes

also wheathr there fathr will like of the mariadg betwixt her sistr martha hall & Beniamyn Barloe boath tyes agreed but martha feareth least her fathr wyll break it

the Doctor quæ plaga cæli cōmodior ad divitias acquerendas.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 215, f. 85r (bottom left, and upper right parts of page)

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CASE27675: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Anne Lewis (PERSON20178)

Question asked by the patient on 28 June 1606 at 11:45

RN Mres An lewys of A Earles Barton. 37 y Iune 28 hor. 11. 45 ant m 1606.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 215, f. 199r (upper right 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-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation;f3-date=1600-1609;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ATreatment;f5-hands=Mr%20Richard%20Napier%20%5BSandy%5D%20%5BRichard%20Napier%20%5BSenior%5D%5D;f7-practitioner-is-astrologer=Yes, accessed 13 July 2020.