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CASE2171: Horary consultation concerning Alice Overbery [Tolarge] (PERSON5430)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON8275) on 28 July 1597 at 17:00

SF Als Overver the new wif of Lawrence to large at the gat a {sic} Lindon {sic} bridge A broker/ the daughter of Ion cheltname & Thomas Overbery 1597 the 28 of Iulij p m’ at 5.

[Astrological Chart]

vtrum vquā coiuit cum Aliqo alio prter maritū suū & what fortū is to com’

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 226, f. 163r (upper left part of page)

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CASE30116: Diary entry

Written by Dr Simon Forman (PERSON2824) between 22 July 1599 at 07:00 and 23 July 1599 at 08:00

SF 1599. {ha}{illeg} \the/ \22 Iulij/ an’ m’ at 7 at this instante tyme I was married to An Baker. at lambeth the 22 Iulij

[Astrological Chart]

this morninge at 3 of the clocke yt began to lighten and thunder and did Raine exceadingly tyll half an howare after 5. and then yt helyd {v}p. and I went forth prsently to lambeth. to be maried. ther went wt me mr besto & his wif. Dick coocke mr coudwell. & my boy Ihon. and my mother waller mrs Cuer and my mothers man. mr Cuer & mr gudng {&} his wif came After. and dno {fr}atello gaue my wif at church. & mrs blagu mrs applyerd & som of the house wente to church wt vs and we wer maried Iust at 7 of the cloke by the curat of Lambeth. and I gaue them 8ss 2d. Among them/ and we Dined at mrs blagues And cam hom betwen on and 2 p m’.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 219, f. 111r (upper left part of page)

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CASE56160: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Joan [Joanna] Prescot (PERSON57057)

Question asked by the patient on 28 April 1623 at 12:00

RN Mres Ione Prescot in Holborough \in London/ 52 y Ap 28 h. 12. 1623. /she was p\ |An Leader. Kendall by her husb dead she did love this mā|

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 218, ff. 76v-77r (f. 76v upper right, and f. 77r upper left)

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CASE60289: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Mary Midlemore (PERSON54718)

Question asked by the patient on 22 April 1625 at 17:20

RN Mres Mydlemore of Edge Baston 29. y. Ap 22. h. 5. 20. p m 1625 /cānot endure Her husb cōpanye\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 217, f. 69r (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;f3-info=Occupation%20mentioned;f4-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation%3A%3AMarital%20relations;f5-number-of-patients=Single%20patient, accessed 25 February 2020.