FORSTER, Richard

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

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2004

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'FORSTER, Richard', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17431 Date accessed: 23 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Richard FORSTER

Biography

NameRichard FORSTER (FORSTAR, FOSTER)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical physician (MD) (Physician. Author. ?Mathematician. F of All Souls 1562)
Period of medical practice1573-1616
Place of birthEngland (Coventry)
Date of birth?c. 1545
Date of death27 Mar 1616
Address?St Benet Sherehog 1616
Other notesFellow of All Souls 1562. FRCP by 1575. See Stow i 75. Botanist. Student of astrology. Knew Clowes & CALDWELL 140. Not in Venn.

Known London address

St Benet Sherehog (?)
ParishSt Benet Sherehog (St Sithe; St Benet & St Sithe)
WardCheap
Date1616

College membership

Date of BA1563
Date of MA1567
Medical education (university)Oxford
Medical education (years)6
Date of license to practise1573
MB1573
Date of MD1573
Date became Fellow by 1575
Date of Fellowship1575-1616
Date elected censor1583-1585
Date made Elect1592
Date elected Treasurer1600-1600
Date elected Consiliarius1592-1614
Date elected President1601-1615
LectureshipLecturer till 1602
Offices heldCo 1592-7,1599,1605-7,1610,14 (NB:1594 d but t). Pres 1601-3, 1615
Other notesMD Oxon 1573?
Date of birth?c.1545
Date of death27 Mar 1616


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