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CASE69838: Nativity for Sir Sanders Duncombe [Mr Sanders Duncombe] (PERSON22981)

Question asked by the patient on 14 December 1629 at 12:20

RN Sr Sanders Duncōbe natus at Battlesdore was borne & Christened in the same Daye the 13 of febr: \h. {sic} 11. 30 p m / /23. 30 p m 1581. die \ 1581 {sic} /47 by {sic}\ /of St Iohns Street by Smythfild\

[Astrological Chart]

At this tyme \as he thinketh/

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 10 (upper left part of page)

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CASE69933: Horary consultation concerning Sir Sanders Duncombe [Mr Sanders Duncombe] (PERSON22981)

Question asked by the patient on 7 January 1630 at 18:30

RN Sr Sanders Duncōbe Ian of St Iohns streete in London by Smythfild Ian. 7. h. 6. 30 p m 1630 /sent me dulcis fron {sic} 4 to 7. wōderfully cōmended\

[Astrological Chart]

enquireth wheathr the pouder cōmended for a Curious medson be so excellent good & suff to be taken. cōpounded of gold & it draweth Downe all the Distems of the head into the stomack & then a clyster bringeth all downe or riddeth it quite1

Comended by a gentlemā for a rare curious & admirable medson.

vtrū ita sit vl nō

borne feb 13. 1581. in the morning. full 47 last febr bone {sic} in the morning & christned the same Day


1 ‘This gold hath past putrefaction giveth but 3 stooles It D {sic}’ in the left margin

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 51 (upper left, and upper right parts of page)

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CASE70710: Horary consultation concerning Francis White (PERSON61585)

Question asked by White (PERSON61621) on 5 May 1630 at 09:00

RN francis White the old & all the sons of bishop White. 38 y 1592. christ Ap. 3 |Ap {sic}| sent to me may 5 . h. 9 ant m 1630 |evr humorous| |p{uft} vp wth {sic}| |vxor marito sine cons Iealous of his wife mayed {sic} to him 13 y distasted his mothers death & his new maryage|

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 332 (bottom 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,;f2-shelfmark=MS%20Ashmole%20194;f3-judgment=Yes;f4-number-of-querents=Single%20querent;f5-info=Event, accessed 15 July 2020.