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CASE41897: Horary consultation concerning Goody Catherine Kent [Catherine Ruly] (PERSON20068)

Question asked by the patient on 20 May 1615 at 18:20

RN Goody \katherin/ kent the Carpenters wife 36 \24/ y may 20 h {sic} hor. 6. 20 p m 1615 quærit an sit gravida cōplayneth of her hed & & {sic} right eys burning & scald water

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 22v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE42097: Horary consultation concerning Joan Lane [Young Goody Lane] (PERSON32523)

Question asked by the patient on 5 July 1615 at 07:15

RN Ione Lane of this towne Iuly 5 h. 7. 15 ant m 16i5 sent her water. vtrū sit gravida. loosenes well stopt god be thanked wth her bynding elect. but sorely gryped in her chest & belly1

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1quærit an sit gravida’ in the left margin

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 57r (bottom left, and bottom right parts of page)

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CASE42629: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Leech (PERSON32664)

Question asked by the patient on 8 November 1615 at 09:00

RN Elis leach of Caucot otherwise Caldecote 43. y. novēb. 8 h. 9. ant m 16i5 /43 y\ quærit an sit gravida necne. hath bene bigger & bigger. ever sinc mydsomer & is growen bigger & bigger as a womā great wth child. & yet hath her termes every month hath a fewe. her brests leake. |very desyrous to know weathr she have not a tȳpany bred on her|

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Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 143v (upper left, and bottom right parts of page)

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CASE42676: Horary consultation concerning Goody Agnes Chivoll (PERSON28927)

Question asked by the patient on 29 November 1615 at 11:00

RN Agnys Chivoll of Milton 28 y novemb 29. 11. ant m 16i5 6 y mayed {sic} ve\r/y shortwyded {m} {sic} quærit an sit gravida /very shortwyded & faynt & ill coloured\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 196, f. 153r (upper 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,;expand=volume-name;f1-document-type=Case%3A%3AEntry;f3-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29;f4-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation%3A%3APregnancy;f5-volume-name=Napier%2C%20vol.%2024, accessed 15 July 2020.