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CASE60835: Horary consultation concerning William Jarvis (PERSON52458)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON40136) on 18 July 1625 at 13:20

RN Will: Gorvice 45. y. of Crotey|n|e Iuly. 18. . h. 1. 20 p m 1625 |idle speached 3 weekes.|

light headed 25 y sinc & now agayne the space of a weeke |knoweth of his cōing|1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘light headed’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 217, f. 150v (upper left part of page)

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CASE74517: Horary consultation concerning Mr Theophilus Smith (PERSON59058)

Question asked by Mr Robert Smith (PERSON59054) on 4 May 1632 at 10:30

RN Mr Theophilus Smyth 23 y may 4 h. 10. 30 ant m 1632. |of of {sic} weeden beck his sonne|

[Astrological Chart]

his sone given now sinc he left physick to overmutch talking to himselfe & to mutch laughing.

yet sent for a litle Child of his neighbers Th Allen

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 416, p. 134 (bottom right part of page)

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CASE60464: Horary consultation concerning John Johnson (PERSON52584)

Question asked by the patient on 17 May 1625 at 16:20

RN Iohn: Ihounson. of this {towne} 28. y. may. 17. h. 4 20 a|p| m 1625.

he laughed rage & spake of a wench called Bun{illeg} \Eliz: Bungie Burnabee./ that he would have & spake extragavants1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘In a very mad moode.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 217, f. 93v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE63961: Horary consultation concerning William Litchfild (PERSON53786)

Question asked by the patient on 31 May 1627 at 10:00

RN Will: Lichfild of Lamport parsh {sic} 19 y May 31 h. 10 ant m. 1627 light headed & very wild & talketh mtch {sic} & c{ā}not sleepe 6 week{es}

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 107v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE58175: Horary consultation concerning Anne Parkins (PERSON56142)

Question asked by Parkins (PERSON56126) on 13 April 1624 at 13:28

RN An Parkins of Tachebrooke. 44 y Ap 13 h. 1. 28 a|p| m 1624 talketh {in}dico{ro}sly & seyeth yt her child will bagge hath assayed to muder {sic} her selfe {illeg}|t|o Kill her selfe wth knife & to drowne her selfe but could \not/ Despayreth of her salvature & sayth yt she did neaver serve god

maritus vxore vxor suspicatr maritū quæsiturū auxilū {sic} vxore

her mother was troubled wth physick

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 413, f. 148r (upper right part of page)

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CASE31410: Decumbiture for Elizabeth Butcher (PERSON22363)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON26367) between 6 May 1607 at 14:20 and 7 May 1607 at 08:38

RN Elis. Bucher of Hanslop taken again wth frenticke talke may. 6. h. 12. 1607.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 193, f. 185r (upper left part of page)

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CASE49608: Horary consultation concerning Roger Lawrence (PERSON32586)

Question asked by the patient on 4 September 1619 at 11:30

RN Rogar Lawrenc 32 y sept {illeg}|4|{sic} hor. 11. 30 ant m. 1619.

talketh of kings

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 235, f. 173v (upper right part of page)

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CASE69959: Horary consultation concerning Agnes [Anne] Richards (PERSON57546)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON41069) on 15 January 1630 at 15:00

RN An Rich. of kettering 32 Ian 15 h. 3. p m 1630

cryeth co|ou|t come out foule fend

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 194, p. 62 (upper left part of page)

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CASE73943: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Hacket (PERSON50554)

Question asked by Mr Roger Hacket (PERSON31197) on 6 March 1632 at 08:00

RN Mres Hacket of Crowly sine consensu. march. 6 h. 8. ant m 1632. /maritus vxore sine cōsensu\ |D. Banyster came gave me 5s|1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘talketh idlely.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 212, p. 485 (bottom left part of page)

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CASE22977: Horary consultation concerning Lady Washington (PERSON61212)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON39029) on 17 September 1630 at 15:00

RN The lady warren\Washineton/ton {sic} of Westbery 45 y sept 17 h 3. p m 1630

for mopish melanch will hardly speake sine Consensu.

[Partial Astrological Chart]

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 238, f. 145v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE38210: Horary consultation concerning John Mariot (PERSON32967)

Question asked by the patient on 8 June 1611 at 13:00

RN Iohn Maryot of Rhoode 28 y. Iune 8 h {sic} hor. 1. p m 1611. /in prsenc\1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘distempered in brayne & speaketh idlely.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 200, f. 105r (upper left part of page)

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CASE44594: Horary consultation concerning Mary [Marge] Carter [Carton] (PERSON28754)

Question asked by Carter (PERSON28713) on 2 April 1617 at 07:30

RN May {sic} Carter of great Stowton. 27 y Ap 2 h. 7. 30 ant m 1617 |he brought his wifes water|1

[Partial Astrological Chart]

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘distracted rageth & talketh mutch.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 198, f. 109v (upper left part of page)

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CASE48119: Horary consultation concerning Henry Farre (PERSON30293)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON38536) on 24 January 1619 at 04:45

RN Henry Far of WavendonIa 32 y Ian 24 h. 4. 40|5| ant m 1619. extreme ill in his hed knoweth not what he taketh {sic}.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 230, f. 148v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE63016: Horary consultation concerning Goody Mary Morgan [Smith] [Mrs Mary Smith] (PERSON33376)

Question asked by the patient on 26 October 1626 at 09:30

RN Mary Morgā of Gothurst 26 y octob 26 9. 30 ant m 1626.1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘light headed talketh mtch {sic} & laugheth’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 224, f. 326v (upper right part of page)

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CASE63925: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Craven (PERSON47256)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON40459) on 25 May 1627 at 15:20

RN Elis Craven of Ashwell 29|8|. y. {sic} 29 y. May 25 {sic} 25 h. 3. 20 p m. 1627 mopish & will speake litle would have a young mā & her frinds weare \agaynst it/ cryeth out yt she is Daed & {illeg}|d|oth weepe continually |the mā prsent but she regardeth not him now|

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 102v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE14269: Horary consultation concerning Edward Bradford (PERSON9935)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON17951) on 3 December 1603 at 10:52

RN Edward Bradford of lillingstone Lovell 56 y Decēb. 3. hor. 10. 52 y {sic} D ant m 1603 a maried mā a very mad mā tyed wth chaynes speaketh foolishly & will not praye. spent his substance.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 197, f. 116v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE22930: Horary consultation concerning Goody Knight (PERSON53129)

Question asked by the patient on 13 September 1630 at 08:00

RN Goody Knight of this towne s {sic} 50 y Sept 13. h. 8 ant m 1630 head light & talketh yt she know not

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 238, f. 136v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE47196: Horary consultation concerning Goody Joan Ekins (PERSON30122)

Question asked by the patient on 31 July 1618 at 09:38

RN goody Ekens water sent me her water Iuly 31. {illeg}|| h. 9. 38 ant m 1618.

light headed always prating

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 201, f. 203r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE63420: Horary consultation concerning Joan Morgan (PERSON33372)

Question asked by the patient on 16 March 1627 at 11:25

RN Ione Morgā came to Me march 16 h 11: 25 ant m 1627 hed light talketh idlely & at randome is gone to Rows. to take physick mised me yt she would take physick1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘light headed talketh idlely.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 227, f. 27r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE12266: Horary consultation concerning William Palmer (PERSON14643)

Question asked by the patient on 21 April 1599 at 16:20

RN Williā Palmer bereaved of his sences sometimes {t}alketh well & discreetely sometimes very f vainly & foolishly: vseth to lie a bed for the space of a moneth of 26 yeres of Grounden. h {sic} a batchelor this 2 yeres. he gave his word for xxli & Driven to pay it some suppose this to have crased his minde. Ap. 2i. die h. 4. 20. mi p m. 1599.

Transcribed entry from MS Ashmole 228, f. 132r (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?f2-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ADiseases%20of%20the%20mind%3A%3AIdle%20talk;f3-judgment=No;f4-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ADiseases%20of%20the%20mind, accessed 24 February 2020.