FOX, Simeon


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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

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'FOX, Simeon', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: Date accessed: 22 November 2014.


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Simeon FOX


NameSimeon FOX (FOXE)
Primary occupationmedical physician (MD) (Physician. F of King's 1586-92. Soldier.)
Period of medical practice1595-1642
Place of birthEngland (in Duke of Norfolk's house (WHERE?) (Son of John))
Date of birth1568
Date of death20 Apr 1642
AddressSt Martin's Ludgate 1642 (will). ?St Botolph without the gate 1640?
Other notesEton. Ca 1583 BA 1588 MA 1591. MD Padua. CRCP 30/9/1605 FCRP 25/6/1608. Birken thesis. Son of John Foxe, martyrologist. Knew John Donne.

Known London address

St Martin's Ludgate
ParishSt Martin Ludgate
WardFaringdon Within
St Botolph without gate, Aldersgate ward (?)
ParishSt Botolph without Aldersgate
WardAldersgate (Within & Without)

College membership

Date of BA1588
Date of MA1591
Medical education (university)Italy (Padua, Bologna, Ferrara, Venice)
Medical education (years)14
Date of MD1605
Date became Candidate30/09/1605
Date became Fellow25/06/1608
Date of Candidacy1605-1608
Date of Fellowship1608-1642
Date elected censor1614-1632
Date made Elect1630
Date elected Registrar1627-1627
Date elected Treasurer1629-1629
Date elected Consiliarius1641-1641
Date elected President1634-1640
LectureshipAnatomy Reader 1640
Offices heldCe 1614, 1620-1, 1623-5, 1631-2. 1-year wonder (Reg, Treas, Co).
Other notesEton. Ca 1583. MD Padua by 25/06/1605.
Date of birth1568
Date of death20 Apr 1642

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