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CASE44610: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Dorothy Jennings (PERSON32110)

Question asked by Mrs Alice Jennings [Spencer] (PERSON32108) on 3 April 1617 at 10:00

RN Mres Alice Iēmings of Offley. Sr Rich Spencers Daughtr for her child. of halfe a yere old {o}|D|\o/rothy Iennings Ap 3. h. 10 ant m. 1617

I receaved a letter

1 first pe{r}ydays left behind

2 how the pouder is to be vsed

3 wheathr Dragon water be to be vsed

4 the cap & w of pa & wheathr it may be left of.

5 to send her oliban’ ij sterny ß. /starteth in her sleepe\

wheathr to forbeare the sucke. suckes well sleepes well is sol{u}{s}

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 198, f. 111r (upper right part of page)

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CASE65927: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Reeve (PERSON57471)

Question asked by the patient on 26 April 1628 at 11:30

RN Mres Reeve of London hath many obortions craveth ny {sic} helpe & counsell was cōing downe frō London to me Ap 26 h {sic} hor. 11 \30/ ant m 1628

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 405, f. 2r (upper left part of page)

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CASE37971: Nativity for Elizabeth Seabrook (PERSON35166)

Question asked by Goody Elizabeth Seabrook (PERSON35165) on 27 April 1611 between 10:20 and 11:25

RN Elis Seabrooke will not suck her mother. {illeg}|b|orne Apr 13. h {sic} hor. 3 \38 {sic} 40./ p m /or about 5 rather\ 1611. sent to me f {sic} her mother for this child to know the cause & what was to be Done in this case.

[Astrological Chart]

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 200, f. 76v (upper left part of page)

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CASE57579: Horary consultation concerning Young Goody Hopkins (PERSON51836)

Question asked by the patient on 9 January 1624 at 08:20

RN Yoing {sic} goody Hopkins sent her water hath bene in labour & anys {sic} sinc nuday {sic} night & sent for her nydwife {sic} weddensd ill but thursday all day worse & her labour now ceaseth Ian 9 h. 8. 20 ant m 1624.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 413, f. 57r (upper right part of page)

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CASE11747: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Margaret Page (PERSON14607)

Question asked by the patient on 13 October 1598 at 11:15

RN Margaret Page of Lathbury 35 yeres old. shee lieth in & was delivered of a child 3 weekes since wilbe muday {sic} next. shee lacketh her milk & can scarce digest her meate shee feareth lest shee is ill bespoken. shee hath had many losses of cattell &{c} Octob. 13. die h. 11. 15. 1598.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 228, f. 42v (upper left part of page)

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CASE49401: Horary consultation concerning Joan Mably (PERSON32879)

Question asked by the patient on 31 July 1619 at 15:15

RN Ione mablee of newp 48 y Iuly 31. h {sic} hor. 3. 15 p m 1619

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 235, f. 131v (upper left part of page)

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CASE67261: Horary consultation concerning Goodwife Elizabeth Emerson (PERSON48543)

Question asked by the patient on 27 October 1628 at 07:39

RN Elis Emmerson of Cosgrave 29 y octob. 27. h. 7. 39 ant m 1628.

brought a bed this day senet about 11 at night but sent to me octob 27

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 405, f. 303r (middle right part of page)

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CASE70284: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Alice Tyrringham (PERSON60702)

Question asked by the patient on 20 March 1630 at 08:00

RN kenson

Mres Tyringhā \Mr Anth wife/ sent her water red & thick march 1 20 hor. 8 ant m 1630 |of Emmerton|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 187 (upper right part of page)

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CASE70921: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Squier (PERSON59422)

Question asked by the patient on 27 May 1630 at 08:00

RN Elis: Squire of moulsoe 33. y. may 27 .h. 8

her after byrth doth stay yet was delivered this morning

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 409 (upper right part of page)

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CASE53297: Horary consultation concerning an Anonymous (PERSON39350)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON39351) on 1 November 1621 at 02:00

RN Goody Bryer came for a womā who cānot be delivered of a dead child novēb. 1. h. 2. ant m 162i

marits|u|s vxore fortassis sine cōsensu.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 231, f. 130v (upper left part of page)

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CASE54457: Horary consultation concerning Goody Elizabeth Hollys (PERSON51736)

Question asked by the patient on 18 June 1622 at 14:25

RN Elis Hollyes. of Gothurst 40 y Iune 18 h. 2. 25 p m. 1622.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 223, f. 157r (bottom right part of page)

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CASE61194: Horary consultation concerning Susan Dean (PERSON47744)

Question asked by Lady Anne Boteler [Farrar] [Butler] (PERSON28242) on 24 October 1625 at 15:30

RN Susan me Dear{illeg}|n|{sic} \Deane/ of Harrold 50 \40|5|/ y. octob. 24 h. 3. 30 p m. 1625 \brought a bed early in ye morning about break of daye/

The lady Butler sent for ye poor woman

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 224, f. 26v (upper right part of page)

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CASE62356: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Underwood (PERSON60746)

Question asked by the patient on 16 May 1626 at 10:45

RN Elis: vnderwood of Bletchley 45. y. may. 16. . h. 10. 45. ant m. 1626.1

[Partial Astrological Chart]

[Partial Astrological Chart]

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘hath bene in Labour sinc sondaye yest good labour. & sinc no throwe child dead’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 224, f. 207v (upper left part of page)

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CASE64590: Interrogation (Giving birth) concerning an Anonymous (PERSON40511)

Question asked by the patient on 14 September 1627 at 19:45

RN A womā of Potters s {sic} Perry 25 broght a bed Sept 14 h. 12. at noone 1627

[Blank Astrological Chart]

her after byrth came not wth away but cleaveth to on syde

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 214r (upper right part of page)

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CASE64591: Horary consultation concerning an Anonymous (PERSON40511)

Question asked by the patient on 14 September 1627 at 19:45

RN She sent to me Sept 14 h 7. 40|5|. p m 16271

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘her after byrth stayeth’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 214r (bottom right part of page)

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CASE66793: Horary consultation concerning Goody Anne Pearce (PERSON56411)

Question asked by the patient on 9 August 1628 at 14:20

RN Goody Perce my serv: brought a bed in the fild on thursday after 8 40 p m 1628

But she sent to me Aug 9 h {sic} hor. 2. 20 p m. 1628

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 405, f. 221v (upper left part of page)

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CASE78743: Horary consultation concerning an Anonymous (PERSON42055)

Question asked by Mrs Nayle (PERSON55201) on 19 January 1634 at 14:00

TG Mrs Nail sent her letter SRN |for a woman wch is trubled with abortions| TG jan. 19 \/ h. 2 pM. 1633 {sic}.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 412, f. 72r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE22898: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Mary Sherley (PERSON58644)

Question asked by the patient on 9 September 1630 at 07:00

RN Mres \Mary/ Shurly sent her letter to me touching her sicknes & swounding sept 9. h. 7 ant m 1630 |of Brayles|

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 238, f. 131v (bottom right, and middle centre parts of page)

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CASE30187: Horary consultation concerning Goody Mary West [Robinson] (PERSON16963)

Question asked by the patient on 25 October 1606 at 15:00

RN Goody Robynson of our towne sent her watr Octob. 25 hor 3. p m 1606

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 5r (upper right part of page)

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CASE44110: Horary consultation concerning Mary Holmes (PERSON31797)

Question asked by the patient on 24 November 1616 at 15:00

RN mary Holmes of Broughton. 26 y I {sic} novēb 24. h. 3. p m. 16i6.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 198, f. 28r (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, https://casebooks.lib.cam.ac.uk/search?f2-how-did-it-take-place=Question%20sent;f3-number-of-astrologers=Single%20astrologer;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3AWomen%E2%80%99s%20matters;f5-question-asked=Medical, accessed 8 April 2020.