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CASE26498: Interrogation (Marriage) concerning Mrs Dorothy Bruarton [Bannister] (PERSON1384)

Question asked by the patient on 15 February 1600 between 09:00 and 09:30

SF 1596 30 of Iune p mr at 30 p 41

DB {illeg}maried the 30th of Iune betwixt foure and five aclocke in the evening in the yeare of our Lord i596 being xxvth yeres ould at that time being being borne on Saynt mathes Daye betwixt xii and one at night SF \1571 / Dority {borne} borne at Barthelemutide the day and time vnsertayne being of of {sic} the age of five ag or sixe and thirty nowe Desiring yow to make the playster for my backe agaynst friday or saterday if posiple yow can for I indure great payne yow may tell this berar howe I must vse the oyle for hearing wch yow gave me whether I must take it whote or CouldeSF

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘mrs banister maried/’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 236, f. 23r, f. 23Ar-v (bottom right part of page)

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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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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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CASE33994: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Susan Pedder (PERSON24871)

Question asked by the patient on 25 August 1608 at 11:00

GJ Mrs Susan Pedder of Potters perry 27 y. Aug: 25 ho. 11. a m. 16081

[Astrological Chart]

She sent for a purge. quęrit an sit gravida. had them last weeke hath great store of them.

Notes:

1 ‘*’ in the left margin

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 229, f. 192v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE38888: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Evington [Rotherham] [Lady Rotherham] (PERSON19577)

Question asked by the patient on 16 November 1611 at 09:00

RN The lady Rotheram wheathr wth child novēb. 16 h {sic} hor 9. ant m 1611 \quærit an sit gravida nescit/ 8 weekes stopt \sendeth to take physick/

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 200, f. 192r (upper right part of page)

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CASE42097: Horary consultation concerning Joan Lane [Young Goody Lane] (PERSON32523)

Question asked by the patient on 5 July 1615 at 07:15

RN Ione Lane of this towne Iuly 5 h. 7. 15 ant m 16i5 sent her water. vtrū sit gravida. loosenes well stopt god be thanked wth her bynding elect. but sorely gryped in her chest & belly1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1quærit an sit gravida’ in the left margin

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 57r (bottom left, and bottom right parts of page)

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CASE49933: Horary consultation concerning Lady Spencer [Mrs Mary Spencer [Anderson]] (PERSON35617)

Question asked by the patient on 11 November 1619 at 16:45

RN Mres Spencer \of Offley/ Mr Iohn Spencers wife Sr Rich Sp. daughter 30 y novēb 11 h. 4. 45. p m 1619

supposeth her selfe to be wth child yet hath her courses would have some s{tren}ghting thing to goe out her tyme

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 213, f. 53v (upper left part of page)

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CASE61275: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Christian Napier [Young Lady Ersfeild] (PERSON33479) and Lady Sara Leech [Mrs Sara Napier [Sandy]] (PERSON15610)

Question asked by Mrs Christian Napier [Young Lady Ersfeild] (PERSON33479) on 10 November 1625 at 17:40

RN The lady Earfild wrought \wrote/ for the ring {ctra} abortionē & wheather the gentlemā shall obtayne mres Sara novēb. 10 h. 5. 40 p m 1625

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 224, f. 39r (upper left part of page)

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CASE63615: Horary consultation concerning Countess Home [Lady Home] (PERSON51783) and Mrs Craste (PERSON47249)

Question asked by Mary Fane [Countess of Westmorland] [Old Countess of Westmorland ] [Old Lady Westmorland] (PERSON48709) and Grace Fane [Countess of Westmorland] [Lady le Dispenser] [Lady de la Spencer] (PERSON48708) on 13 April 1627 between 07:45 and 08:25

RN The Lady West & the Lady de Lespencer sent for Mres Crosts to goe to her grandmotter Dup & not to come Home to thē for feare of relapse

& sent me 5l for mrs Crosts & the lady West a peece for her child.

quærit vtrū sit gravida

renē{sic} to write to her & to the Bayly for his Child \the falling sicknes/ & to the lady Westmorland & to the lady delespencer et vtrū Her daughter lady Humes be gravida & in ye behalfe of Mres Crosts. \is Costive always// her dyet \purging Drink/ wroght 3 or 4 tys {sic} a day

fearth astringent playsters will bynd it

I had 5l of the lady Delespencer & a peece frō the old lady Westmorland for my Counsell for her child |Ap 13.|

Mres Crost was willed for feare of relapse to goe to her Grandmother Dup for a while I wished her to stay vntill the 8 of May 8.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 227, f. 58r-v (f. 58r bottom right, and f. 58v middle left)

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CASE73481: Horary consultation concerning Captain John Tyrringham (PERSON25848) and Young Mrs Anne Tyrringham (PERSON60704)

Question asked by Young Mrs Anne Tyrringham (PERSON60704) on 10 December 1631 at 12:00

SRN Mr Iohn Tyringham of Henwicke Decembr 10. . hor. 12. in merid. 1631. /Mrs Tyringham misit aq vrinā & quærit vtrum sit grauida/.\

[Astrological Chart]

The vomitt gaue him much ease for ye stoppinge of his stomach. The Cordiall hath somewhat abated his Cough he desyres a nother of ye same He is sometymes troubled with ye Crampe in his thyghes & legs & feete.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 212, p. 340 (upper left part of page)

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CASE79087: Horary consultation concerning Lady Penelope Egerton [Napier] (PERSON55172)

Question asked by Young Sir Robert Napier [Robert Napier [Sandy]] (PERSON14332) on 6 June 1634 at 14:00

SRN Iune ye 6 h. 2. p. m. 1634. I receiued Letters frō my Brother Sr Robert who desired to know whether his Lady may take the Dyet drinke supposeing she may be breedinge Qr vtrū.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 412, f. 139r (upper right part of page)

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CASE79174: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Eleanor Aylet [Goody Aylet] (PERSON43142) and Aylet (PERSON43139) and Mr John Aylet (PERSON43137)

Question asked by Mrs Eleanor Aylet [Goody Aylet] (PERSON43142) on 7 October 1634 at 09:45

SRN Mrs. Eloner Aylett of Magdalen Laver. |for her selfe & her child./.|

October. 7. . h. 9. 45. a. m. 1634. /she sent hither ye 22th of septembr\

[Astrological Chart]

There was a match propounded her for her daughter & it brake of agayne. now there is another oferd & desires to know the issue whether it will be good to hearken to it or noe.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 412, f. 157r (upper 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, https://casebooks.lib.cam.ac.uk/search?f1-document-type=Case%3A%3AEntry;sort=sort-date;f2-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation;f3-how-did-it-take-place=Question%20sent;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ATreatment, accessed 20 January 2020.