BOWNE, John

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'BOWNE, John', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17260 Date accessed: 02 August 2014.


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John BOWNE

Biography

NameJohn BOWNE
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon)
Period of medical practice1606-1626
Other notesTrouble 1616. ?Reln of Peter BOWNE 110? ?Apprentice BSC 1607?

Censorial hearings

16 Feb 1616
EntryB, a surgeon, was charged with THURSTON 738 & Dr BOWNE 110 (qq.v.) with treating a kinsman of Anne Mountney for £10 (of which 30s. had been paid). THURSTON had dieted, anointed, purged and bathed the patient 'to extreme weakness' for 3 months, & had also dieted Leonard Mountney (?same person) for a lung ulcer, causing hectick fever. No details of B's part in all this. For Dr BOWNE's part, see 110.
Initiator of the complaintrelative of the patient
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action takenB, Dr B & T to be summoned.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1