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CASE1035: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Anne Brag (PERSON1210)

Question asked by the patient on 5 January 1597 at 08:00

SF Mrs Brage of 23 yers 1596|7| the 5 of Ianuari the an’ m’ at 8 Diz et vtrum sit grauida nc nō. & the caus of her gret belly & hardnes therof her self brought yt

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 234, f. 146v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE12120: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Elizabeth White (PERSON17076)

Question asked by the patient on 22 March 1599 at 08:15

RN Elisabeth White \{sic} of the red lion./ 29|8|. maried this 8 yeres her youngest child is weaned. of Newport a paine in her hed & looketh very ill. not hart sicke very pale. her water a yellowe puddle thick water shee knoweth not wheathr shee brea|e|d child or noe amisse this weeke. 22 of March. die . h. 8. 15. ant m. 1599.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 228, f. 108v (upper left part of page)

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CASE26498: Interrogation (Marriage) concerning Mrs Dorothy Bruarton [Bannister] (PERSON1384)

Question asked by the patient on 15 February 1600 between 09:00 and 09:30

SF 1596 30 of Iune p mr at 30 p 41

DB {illeg}maried the 30th of Iune betwixt foure and five aclocke in the evening in the yeare of our Lord i596 being xxvth yeres ould at that time being being borne on Saynt mathes Daye betwixt xii and one at night SF \1571 / Dority {borne} borne at Barthelemutide the day and time vnsertayne being of of {sic} the age of five ag or sixe and thirty nowe Desiring yow to make the playster for my backe agaynst friday or saterday if posiple yow can for I indure great payne yow may tell this berar howe I must vse the oyle for hearing wch yow gave me whether I must take it whote or CouldeSF

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘mrs banister maried/’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 236, f. 23r, f. 23Ar-v (bottom right part of page)

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CASE10109: Horary consultation concerning Elizabeth Swarbrooke (PERSON16287)

Question asked by the patient on 26 February 1600 at 10:00

RN S{i} Elisabeth Swarbrooke. 35 y. feb. 26 die h 10. wheathr wth child payned about the harte water very good.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 202, f. 2r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE10607: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Jane Rolte (PERSON15450)

Question asked by the patient on 19 May 1600 at 08:45

RN Mres Iane Rolte 25 y old. for a gyddines in her head a payne in her stomacke ceding frō sorrowe & greefe. her husb. a counseller. 7 child: may i9 die h. 8. 45. ant m. 1600 /vtrū sit gravida\

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 202, f. 73r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE18796: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Margaret Dean [Simons] (PERSON11233) and Anne Snoxill (PERSON15990)

Question asked by Mrs Margaret Dean [Simons] (PERSON11233) and Anne Snoxill (PERSON15990) on 17 January 1601 at 11:07

RN An Margaret Deane \or Symons/ of Wicken 30 y. Ian. 17 die hor. 11. {illeg}|7|{sic}. ant m. 1601.

An Snoxill \for her head & stitche/. 54. y. at the same tyme.

Alc Marg Deane

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 404, f. 9v (bottom right 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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CASE16760: Horary consultation concerning Mr John Spencer (PERSON16026) and Alice Faulkner [Vescy] (PERSON11680)

Question asked by Mr John Spencer (PERSON16026) on 30 March 1602 at 09:00

RN Iohn Spencer of W|S|r Robart Spencers servant. Martij 30 hor. 8. 9. ant m. 1602. cōplayneth of his left syde & spleene & swelling of his legge.

quærit {illeg}|r|emediū Aloysia faulkner 23 y. troubled wth the greene sicknes hath taken many vomits but noone would worke wth her craveth a vomit sick in ye stomacke quærit an \an {sic} alce faukner/ virū diligit nec ne.1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘mutch greef & discontment {sic}’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 221, f. 22r (upper right part of page)

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CASE17038: Horary consultation concerning Anne Gascoyne (PERSON12077)

Question asked by the patient on 26 May 1602 at 11:30

RN An Gaskin of Broughton 32 maij 26 hor 11 30 ant m 1602 putat se esse gravida ever since christmas shortwynded canot goe.1

Notes:

1 ‘harte’ in the left margin

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 221, f. 62r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE14824: Horary consultation concerning Goody Alice Woodward (PERSON17369)

Question asked by the patient on 15 April 1603 at 11:40

GJ Alice woodward of Stoke Haon. 33 y. maried Apr. 15 ho 11. 40 a m. 1603

Hath not had her courses this x week quærit vtrū sit gravida. a payne at her hart, swelled in her body & Ioynt.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 207, f. 52v (bottom left part of page)

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CASE13814: Horary consultation concerning Joan Porter (PERSON14994)

Question asked by the patient on 6 June 1603 at 09:50

RN Ione Porter of Buckinggā. 30 y. Iune 6 hor 9. 50. ant m. 1603. nescit an sit gravida maried a yere. & halfe & had no child /casteth vp her meate.\

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 197, f. 44v (upper right, and bottom left parts 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]

Notes:

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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CASE22011: Horary consultation concerning Foster (PERSON11855)

Question asked by the patient on 5 March 1605 at 11:00

RN Fosters wife of newport the carier 28 y martij 5 h. 11 ant m. 1605.

quærit an sit gravida credit se esse

bleedeth mutch & often & is sick wthall.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 415, f. 230v (upper right part of page)

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CASE28530: Horary consultation concerning Margaret Mead (PERSON20302)

Question asked by the patient on 6 April 1605 at 09:30

RN Margaret Meade of fænistratford 24 y. a yere maryed {nevr} a child. a bad spending husb. giving to Drunkennes. & now he curseth her because shee is bcome Deafe. Apr 6. hor: 9. 30 ant m. 1605.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 216, f. 26r (upper left part of page)

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CASE28714: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Jane Rolte (PERSON15450) and Elizabeth Seddon [Baldwin] (PERSON20731)

Question asked by Mrs Jane Rolte (PERSON15450) on 19 April 1605 at 11:15

RN Mres Rolt \Iane Rolt/ of Bonyst sent to me to know wheathr shee be wth child or no Apr. 19 h. 11. 15 ant m. 1605. y {sic} 29 y.

Elisabeth Baudwyne at the same tyme her syster. 20 yeres.

Also for her sistr who is troubled wth great hedach & a bad stomacke & cānot Digest keepeth her bed

|Mres| Iane Rolt of Bonyst 29 y Apr 19 h. 11. 15 ant m 1605

quærit an sit gravida

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 216, f. 51r (upper right part of page)

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CASE28948: Horary consultation concerning Margaret Wincot (PERSON21207)

Question asked by the patient on 8 May 1605 at 10:12

RN my lady Dentons mans wife maij 8 h. 12. 10. 12. ant m 1605. |Margaret Wincot 44 y|

hath taken her selfe to be wth child sinc twelfetyde to Easter. but hath had a great many of her sicknesses & doe follow her ever since but she is as big as if shee were wth child & shee thincketh yt shee feeleth something styrr as if shee were wth child. very sick frō 3 in ye morning to 2 in ye aftr noone yt she cā take no rest. neithr a bed nor vp.

shee maketh & laboureth sometymes to vomite but brin{k}|g|eth vp nothing but watr eateth nothing but breath. shee is very dry.

Margaret wyncot 44 y. maij 8 h. 10. 12 ant m 1605.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 216, f. 87v (upper left, and upper right parts of page)

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CASE27115: Horary consultation concerning Anne Jackson (PERSON20007)

Question asked by the patient on 12 April 1606 at 11:15

RN An Iackson of yardly 30 y Apr 12 h {sic} hor. 11. 15 ant m 1606

an Aguish watr.

very hot./

quærit an sit gravida1

[Astrological Chart]

Notes:

1 ‘a tertiā Ague.’ in chart

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 215, f. 103v (upper left part of page)

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CASE27311: Horary consultation concerning Joan Jakeman (PERSON20012)

Question asked by the patient on 21 May 1606 at 10:15

RN Ione Iakemā of litcot 21 y may 21 h. 10. 15 ant m 1606. apt to cast had not her termes a fewe on satterday. never had thē well hath taken greefe touching on shee loveth.

desyrous to know wheathr shee shall have him shee loveth & affecteth.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 215, f. 134r (bottom left part of page)

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CASE27959: Horary consultation concerning Goody Jays Rutland (PERSON15545) and Dorothy Haselwood (PERSON19884)

Question asked by Goody Jays Rutland (PERSON15545) on 13 August 1606 at 10:30

RN Dorothy Hazelwood 15 weekes old Aug 13 h. 10. 2|3|0. ant m 1606. this child is full of bleatch & byles & pyneth.

Goody Rutland her Nurce brought her own watr that I might see wheathr shee was wth child or noe /

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 215, f. 247r (upper right part of page)

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CASE30978: Horary consultation concerning Napier (PERSON24579)

Question asked by the patient on 27 March 1607 at 10:46

RN soror mea asked me what was good for her wen. march 27 h. 10 ant m 1607. Hordeola. incision & then a sanative playstr

She told me how her Daughters sonne Ennerson {sic} of Cosgrave was in love & likely to dye when the fathr had gone about to make a match betwixt another mā & her but yt match is broken & love is renewed betwixt them agayne & the fathr now is brought o|t|o offer 100li march 27 h. 10. 38 {sic} \46/ ant m 1607

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 193, f. 126v (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, https://casebooks.lib.cam.ac.uk/search?sort=sort-date;f1-document-type=Case%3A%3AEntry;f3-number-of-practitioners=Single%20practitioner;f4-question-asked=Sex%2C%20family%20and%20generation;f5-question-asked=Medical%3A%3ASymptoms%20%28specified%29;f6-time-of-day=AM, accessed 13 July 2020.