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CASE52076: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Fyrth (PERSON49529)

Question asked by the patient on 26 February 1621 at 11:15

RN Elis. fyrth of Slapton. 14 y borne the first weeke of Lent feb. 26 h. 11. 15 ant m 1621 was brought heather cā see neavr a whit

[Astrological Chart]

Elis fyrth of Slapton \{sic}/ 14 y feb 26 h. 11. 15 ant m 162i

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 233, f. 67r-v (f. 67r upper left, and f. 67v upper left)

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CASE53918: Horary consultation concerning Alice Butler (PERSON45428)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON39410) on 18 April 1622 at 10:25

RN Alce Buttler of wavendon 2 y A next shrovetyde a w{illeg}|e|eke before weddensd morning at the first cocke being about on came to me {illeg}|A|p. 18. h. {illeg} {sic} 10. 25 ant m. 1622. eyes red sore waterish

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 223, f. 59r (upper left part of page)

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CASE77614: Horary consultation concerning Mr White (PERSON61571)

Question asked by Charlet [Master of Arts] (PERSON45945) on 17 June 1633 at 07:20

RN Mr Charlets sonne of Pembroke college in Oxford Mr of Arts sometyms cōmoner of Alsoule college came to me in the behalfe of Mr White fellow of Pembroke college who hath a purpose to come to me for his eys wch be very dym that he cā scarce see wth them but hath bene so a yere & formerly hath had my consayle Iune 17 h. 7. 20. ant m 1633

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 211, p. 237 (bottom left part of page)

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CASE49295: Horary consultation concerning Thomas Roughead (PERSON18813)

Question asked by the patient on 21 July 1619 at 08:30

RN Thomas Rufhead came to me for my consell for his \right/ eye prick & shooting only for a sudden a dynes of his ey Iuly Iuly. {sic} 21. h. 8. 30 ant m 16191

[Astrological Chart]


1 ‘dynes of his sighte’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 235, f. 111v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE21975: Horary consultation concerning Goodman Brightwell (PERSON10009)

Question asked by the patient on 28 February 1605 at 11:20

RN Goodmā Brightwell of Bletchly yt came wth him feb. 28 {illeg}|| hor 11 20 ant m 1605 for his eyes & hed eys dym a creame cōmeth vppon them

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 415, f. 224r (bottom right part of page)

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CASE71912: Decumbiture for an Anonymous (PERSON41300)

Question asked by Martha [Matthew] Jinkins (PERSON52561) on 27 April 1631 at 09:30

RN yest was month stretched out her hands cōpl of a lightnes in her head her eys {rune} & is sleepish

It tooke her sorely & had \a/ very greevous fit in the morning & so always in her bed h. 6. 30 in aurora martch 30  {sic} |march 29. | h. 6. 30 ant m 163i

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 232, p. 284 (bottom centre, bottom left, and bottom right parts 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,;f3-time-of-day=AM;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29%3A%3AEye%20troubles, accessed 25 February 2020.