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CASE17484: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Jarvis (PERSON13183)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON18261) on 12 July 1602 at 09:00

GJ Elsabeth Iarvyes of Kempson ix y. Iulij 12. ho 9 a m. eates nothing but drinkes.

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 221, f. 133v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE48784: Horary consultation concerning Joan Handes (PERSON31312)

Question asked by Handes (PERSON31310) on 21 May 1619 at 11:39

RN Ione Hands of Laytonstone in Essex. 32 y may 21. h. 11. 39 ant m 1619 |marit v{illeg}|x|ore sine consensu.| /will not eate meate sometyes. at others tye will.\

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 235, f. 10r (upper left part of page)

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CASE54588: Horary consultation concerning Isabel Fisher (PERSON49014)

Question asked by the patient on 10 July 1622 at 07:12

RN Isbell fisher 20 y. of this tow{ne} Iuly 10 h. 7. 12 ant m 1622 /strangly handled sleepeth mutch eateth litle.\

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 223, f. 183v (upper right part of page)

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CASE55553: Horary consultation concerning Mr Thomas Gostwick (PERSON50162)

Question asked by Goody Anne [Agnes] Gale [Anne Morgan] (PERSON14264) on 28 January 1623 at 11:00

RN Goody Gale for her Thomas Gostick a yere & a halfe old borne the weddensday after mysdsomer. sent Ian. 28 h. 11. ant m 1623.

It doth pyne & eate litle & doth not sper nor cānot goe it is so weake.

Elner Warner her next neighb. Elis Steaphinson who dwell boath togeathr her mother hanged

cānot kepe his water.

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 222, f. 164r (bottom 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,;f2-document-type=Case;f3-question-asked=Medical%3A%3AWitchcraft%20and%20devil, accessed 29 January 2020.