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CASE13460: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Goody Joan Malins (PERSON13903)

Question asked by the patient between 29 September 1597 and 16 July 1598

RN Rich Malins wife eruxa est gemellos 1597 die sept 29 die h post merid. 5. 3. mi laborat puerperio. et tu gemmello

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 182, f. 136v (upper part of page)

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CASE20599: Horary consultation concerning Goody Phillips (PERSON14900)

Question asked by the patient on 19 February 1604 at 09:00

RN Goody Phylip of Brodwell sente vnto me to know how longe shee should keepe her midwife wth her for shee loketh every day for a happy delivery wch god grainte {sic} her. feb 19. hor 8. \9./ 30. ant m 1604 /shee sent her watr.\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 415, f. 12r (upper right part of page)

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CASE21511: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Mary Robinson [Sandy] [Napier] (PERSON6319)

Question asked by the patient on 19 September 1604 at 15:30

RN Soror mea Sandy quærit an deo volente filiū sit recuperaturus habitur {sic}\tura/ Septemb. 19 h 3. 30 p m 1604.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 415, f. 147v (upper right part of page)

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CASE22033: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Goodman Richard Malins (PERSON13889)

Question asked by the patient between 29 September 1597 and 16 July 1598

RN 1597. Rich. Malins nati sunt die gemelli vno tu nati sunt {sic} die . h. 5. 9 mi ante solis occasu. alter spacio semihoræ post septemb: 29. eruxus./

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 182, f. 137r (upper part of page)

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CASE24391: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Joan Lane [Young Goody Lane] (PERSON32523)

Question asked by the patient between 21 March 1615 and 24 April 1615

RN Goody lane was brought a bed march 21. h. 5. 45. ant m. 1615.1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

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at this tyme brought a bed./

child dead

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 237, f. 174v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE24397: Horary consultation concerning Joan Lane [Young Goody Lane] (PERSON32523)

Question asked by Goody Bird (PERSON21677) on 20 March 1615 at 16:30

RN Goody Bry|yr|d of the mydwife quærit when she shalbe brought a bed I meane goody lane march 20th h. 4. 30 ant m {sic}. 1615. |The mydwife goody bird inquireth when by gods name she wilbe brought a bed.|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 237, f. 175r (upper right part of page)

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CASE25619: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Lane (PERSON32518)

Question asked by Goody Bird (PERSON21677) on 11 November 1610 at 16:20

RN Elis: Lane of lowton 20 y quæritr ab os|b|stetrice. her mydwife goody B. quando parturiet novēb. 11 h. 4. 3|2|0 p m. 16i0

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 239, f. 155v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE25822: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning an Anonymous (PERSON37428)

Question asked by the patient between 14 January 1611 at 14:30 and 16 January 1611 at 14:40

RN {illeg} of Great Hor{wood} {illeg} h hor. 9 ant \10 p/ {illeg} neere about yt {time was bro}ught a bed. {Ia}n. 12. h. 9 45 p m /h. 10. p m 1611\

[Astrological Chart]

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 239, f. 187r (upper left part of page)

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CASE27633: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Young Mrs Elizabeth Gascoyne [Blundell] (PERSON9822)

Question asked by Mr Richard Napier [Sandy] [Richard Napier [Senior]] (PERSON5218) on 23 June 1606 between 07:00 and 08:36

RN younge mres Blundle brought a bed Iune. 23. \22/ . h. 8 p m 1606.

young Mres Blundle brought a bed wth a wench Iune 22. h. 8 p m. 1606

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 215, ff. 191v-192r (f. 191v upper left, and f. 192r upper right)

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CASE29456: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Miller (PERSON33274)

Question asked by the patient on 26 July 1605 at 06:20

RN Elisabeth Myller of Brodwell 20 y Iuly. 26 h. 6. 20 ant m. 1605.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 216, f. 155r (upper right part of page)

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CASE30035: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Mary Robinson [Sandy] [Napier] (PERSON6319)

Question asked by the patient on 5 October 1605 at 14:48

RN soror Sand lond quærit quādiu gravida Octob 5. hor. 2 48 p m. 1605

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 216, f. 247r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE30038: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Mrs Mary Robinson [Sandy] [Napier] (PERSON6319)

Question asked by Mr Richard Napier [Sandy] [Richard Napier [Senior]] (PERSON5218) no earlier than 16 October 1605 at 01:25

RN Mres Loe my Cosen Warrens sistr sent to my sistr to come to her travell yet Doubted therof & was onc before deceaved. Octob. 16. 1. 25 ant ortu shee was salfly delivered god be thancked of of {sic} a wenche 1605. /as neere as they cā gesse.\

[Astrological Chart]

mea sponte posui hanc quest: posteaquā retulerit mihi quo tēpore peperit

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 216, f. 247v (upper left part of page)

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CASE30090: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Mary Robinson [Sandy] [Napier] (PERSON6319)

Question asked by the patient on 20 December 1605 at 11:30 or at 11:45

RN my sistr Sandye quærit quo tēpore turet Decēbr 20 h. 11. {illeg}|3|0 ant m. 1605 11. 45. lras.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 216, f. 257r (upper right part of page)

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CASE32014: Horary consultation concerning an Anonymous (PERSON25674)

Question asked by the patient on 3 September 1607 at 19:00

RN the Taylers wife of lathbery 2|3|0 y Sept 3. h. 7 p m 1607. |putat se esse gravidā.|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 268r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE32396: Horary consultation concerning Goody Franklin (PERSON23294)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSONGRP33) on 6 November 1607 at 15:20

RN Goody franckling \of this towne/ in travell & hath no travell the {t}|c|hild living as the {sic} thincke, novēb. 6 h. 3. p 20 p m 1607.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 317v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE34210: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Lancaster (PERSON24108)

Question asked by the patient on 11 October 1608 at 12:00

GJ Elsabeth Lancaster of Swinsh{ead} 20 y. Octob. 11 ho. 0. in m. 1608

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 229, f. 218v (upper right part of page)

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CASE34497: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning Lucy Windmill (PERSON26115)

Question asked by the patient on 29 November 1608 between 04:00 and 10:00

RN Lucy Wyndmill brought a bed of Rich. a boy novēb. 29. h. 4. ant m 1608.

[Partial Astrological Chart]

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 229, f. 260v (upper left part of page)

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CASE34608: Horary consultation concerning Goody Mary West [Robinson] (PERSON16963)

Question asked by the patient on 23 December 1608 at 07:40

RN Goody Robynson of this towne quærit how nere her tyme to be delivered god willing Decēb 23. h. 7. 40 ant m 1608 /brought a bed this daye\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 229, f. 276v (upper right part of page)

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CASE34612: Horary consultation concerning Goody Mary West [Robinson] (PERSON16963)

Question asked by the patient on 23 December 1608 at 14:00

RN Goody Robinson brought a bed decēb. 23. h. 2. p m. 1608.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 229, f. 277r (bottom right part of page)

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CASE34793: Interrogation (Labour) concerning Anne Field (PERSON23176) and Anne Richardson (PERSON25082)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON26702) on 31 January 1609 between 08:30 and 10:45

RN younge goody f \An/ {sic}

An fild & An Richardson of havrshā. about 25 y boath vnder on ruffe rough. & came togeathr to the same howse at on tyme fell in labour. Ian 15. h. circir 9 \p m/ noctur. sent obstetrice. 1609

[Partial Astrological Chart]

An fild \borne. 29 y. satterd afore candlemas wc was at hand./ began her labour {as} on satterday night \Ian. 14./ h. 10. 30 p m 1609.

An Richards. began her labour. Ian 16. h. 12. 30 p {sic} med noctē/

[Blank Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 229, f. 301v (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, https://casebooks.lib.cam.ac.uk/search?f1-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation%3A%3AChildbirth, accessed 14 November 2019.