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CASE1035: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Anne Brag (PERSON1210)

Question asked by the patient on 5 January 1597 at 08:00

SF Mrs Brage of 23 yers 1596|7| the 5 of Ianuari the an’ m’ at 8 Diz et vtrum sit grauida nc nō. & the caus of her gret belly & hardnes therof her self brought yt

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 234, f. 146v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE10413: Horary consultation concerning Catherine Ellis (PERSON11542)

Question asked by the patient on 23 April 1600 at 14:20

RN Katheren Ellys of hanslop. 38 of {sic} Ap. 23 die h. 2. 20 p m. 1600.

a swelling in her leg

asketh wheather shee be not wth Child had not her sicknes since shrovemundaye.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 202, f. 49v (bottom 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]

Notes:

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

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

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CASE14824: Horary consultation concerning Goody Alice Woodward (PERSON17369)

Question asked by the patient on 15 April 1603 at 11:40

GJ Alice woodward of Stoke Haon. 33 y. maried Apr. 15 ho 11. 40 a m. 1603

Hath not had her courses this x week quærit vtrū sit gravida. a payne at her hart, swelled in her body & Ioynt.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 207, f. 52v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE14035: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Warren (PERSON16823)

Question asked by John Warren (PERSON16827) on 17 September 1603 at 14:25

RN Iohn Warren sent to me for his neg & his wife disease big in her belly paynd in her backe & hath her floures orderly all day & night septemb 17 hor. 2. 25. p m 1603.

watr full of motes

quærit an sit gravida.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 197, f. 83r (upper left part of page)

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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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CASE35559: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Reynolds (PERSON25062)

Question asked by the patient on 2 May 1609 at 16:00

RN Elis: Raynolds of Moulsoe \40 y/ May 2 May 2  {sic} h. 4 30 p m 1609 boath legs lately swelled.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 203, f. 21r (bottom left, and bottom right parts of page)

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CASE37231: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Denise Leate (PERSON4499)

Question asked by Mrs Joan Staper [Leate] (PERSON4503) on 2 December 1609 at 10:00

RN Mres leate shewed me the water of Mres denys. Decēb. 2. {illeg} {sic} hor 10 ant m. 1609 |cause of her swelling| \never had her termes/ wheather best to stay for will: lovet beyond the seases

[Astrological Chart]

mater de filia sine cōsensu

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 329, f. 23r, f. 22v (f. 23r upper, and f. 22v upper)

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CASE42629: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Leech (PERSON32664)

Question asked by the patient on 8 November 1615 at 09:00

RN Elis leach of Caucot otherwise Caldecote 43. y. novēb. 8 h. 9. ant m 16i5 /43 y\ quærit an sit gravida necne. hath bene bigger & bigger. ever sinc mydsomer & is growen bigger & bigger as a womā great wth child. & yet hath her termes every month hath a fewe. her brests leake. |very desyrous to know weathr she have not a tȳpany bred on her|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 143v (upper left, and bottom right parts of page)

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CASE43257: Horary consultation concerning Young Mrs Dorothy Fortescue [Throckmorton] (PERSON23241)

Question asked by the patient on 24 April 1616 at 17:00

RN mres Dorothy Throckmorton of Warrick sheere 20 y Ap. 24 h. 5 p m 16i6 /24 y of Colton Courte\

[Astrological Chart]

sweld alitle about the belly & stomak her cou\r/ses monthly & reasonable well yet her stomak very good to her victuals.

hath great confidenc in me. desyrous to have childrē & to vse & to know the meanes necessary thervnto./

no child these 2 &|y|eres & more.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 408, f. 69r (upper right part of page)

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CASE46113: Horary consultation concerning Goody Em Andrews (PERSON27398)

Question asked by the patient on 4 March 1618 at 09:00

RN Em Androw of Moulsoe 54. y f march 4 h. 9 ant m 1618 /hands & feete doe swell & is ill in her backe her husb thinketh her to be wth child\

[Astrological Chart]

Em Androw of Moulsoe 54 y march 4 h 9 ant m 1618.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 201, f. 4r (upper right, and bottom left parts of page)

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CASE46300: Horary consultation concerning Joan Gale (PERSON30746)

Question asked by the patient on 30 March 1618 at 14:00

RN Ione Gale of Bedford 35 y. march. 30 . h. 2. p m 1618 quærit vtrū sit gravida termes stopt 7 weekes. is swelled in her chest.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 201, f. 41v (upper left part of page)

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CASE52507: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Savage (PERSON58305)

Question asked by the patient on 23 May 1621 at 07:00

RN Mres Savage sent hir water for my iudg to know wheathr she be wth child for she is mightely heaven in her body May 23. h. 7 ant m 1621

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 233, f. 146v (upper right part of page)

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CASE52808: Horary consultation concerning Agnes Roughead (PERSON57943)

Question asked by the patient on 9 July 1621 at 11:30

RN Agnys Rufhead of Whaddon 41 y Iuly 9. h. h. {sic} 11. 30 ant m 162i vtrū sit gravida right hand swelleth & is very paynfull & full of ach.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 231, f. 40r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE56650: Horary consultation concerning Martha [Matthew] Farre (PERSON30298)

Question asked by the patient on 5 July 1623 at 11:00

RN Martha Farre of Wavendon serv to Mr Deene 29. y Iuly 5. h {sic} hor. 11. ant m 1623 |breasts hard terms stopt 12 weekes Qu. an sit gravida|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 218, f. 155v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE79968: Horary consultation concerning Spicer (PERSON62784)

Question asked by Dr Richard Spicer (PERSON35639) on 19 June 1624 at 13:40

RN D Spicer for his wife mayrd {sic} halfe a yere greate bellyed nescit an sit gravida ma|Iun|e 19 h {sic}. hor. 1. 40 p m 1624 /nescit an sit gravida\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 240, f. 57r (upper left part of page)

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CASE63630: Horary consultation concerning Alice Richardson (PERSON57586)

Question asked by the patient on 14 April 1627 at 09:30

RN Alce Richardson of stoakegolding 50 y Ap. 14 h {sic} hor. 9. 30 ant m 1627 swelled about her chest & legs a fortnight thought that she had bene wth child 40 weekes vtrū sit gravida

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 61r (upper left part of page)

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CASE64796: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Thorpe [Parrot] (PERSON60124)

Question asked by the patient on 18 October 1627 at 12:00

RN Elis Thorpe but Elis Parrot 21 y of frenckford octob. 18 h. 12 1627

had a great belly 6. y. togeathr & now sent to know vtrū sit gravida /yell {sic}\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 245r (upper right part of page)

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CASE65673: Horary consultation concerning Goody Gunter (PERSON50513)

Question asked by the patient on 31 March 1628 at 07:00

RN Goody Gunther of Wootton 50 y March. 31. h. 11 7 ant m. 1628 |feareth her selfe to be wth child almost 2 yers| swelled about a month very mutch.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 410, f. 151r (upper left part of page)

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CASE68110: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Margaret Sanderson (PERSON58256)

Question asked by the patient on 7 April 1629 at 16:45

RN Mres Margaret Sanderson 22 y Apr. 7 h. 4 45 p m 1629

vtrū sit gravida thought that she had bene quick a month agoe according to her the alteration of her body wch she hath found these 5 months body very big & is Doubtfull wheathr she be wth child hath bene & is very healthfull would take physick if not wth child

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 407, f. 126r (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, 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-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29%3A%3ABloating%20and%20swelling, accessed 21 January 2020.