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CASE12028: Horary consultation concerning Lettice Emerson (PERSON11595)

Question asked by the patient on 5 March 1599 at 15:20

RN Lettice Emmerson 28 of Cosgrave. for her disease Martij 5. die . h. 2|3|. 20 m p m. whethr wth Child water good black humours in the bottome wheathr wth Child. 1599. camot {sic} sleepe.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 228, f. 94r (upper left part of page)

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CASE19244: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Joan Balle (PERSON9404)

Question asked by the patient on 23 April 1601 at 08:00

RN Ione Baal of Walten 40 yeres Ap. 22|3| die {illeg}|| hor 8. ant m. 160i

her teeth chatter head ill & hart resteth not all the night longe. quærit an sit gravida.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 404, f. 87r (upper left part of page)

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CASE13864: Horary consultation concerning Bridget Emerson (PERSON11588)

Question asked by Anonymous (PERSON17892) on 22 June 1603 at 08:45

RN Bridget Emmerson of Cosgrave 19 y. Iune 22 hor 8. 20|45|. ant m 1603. exceeding sleepy.1

[Astrological Chart]


1 ‘her grandmothr. quærit an sit gravida’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 197, f. 54v (upper right part of page)

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CASE73518: Horary consultation concerning Dorothy Harrison (PERSON51003)

Question asked by the patient on 19 December 1631 at 13:50

U[1624–34] Dorothy Harrison of Cranfeild 24. y. Decemb. 19. . h. 1. 50. p m. 1631.

much troubled wth her back. cannot sleepe well, is taken wth a great paine in her right side, wch wth coughinge strikes vp to her eyes. hath beene thus troubled neare 4. y. but more nowe this winter then before. her yongest Childe 4. y. olde. desireth to know whether she bee wth Childe or not

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 212, p. 350 (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,;expand=volume-name;f1-document-type=Case%3A%3AEntry;f2-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation%3A%3APregnancy;f3-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29%3A%3ASleep%20problems, accessed 7 July 2020.