GEMINUS, Thomas

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Institute of Historical Research

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Author

Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'GEMINUS, Thomas', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17458 Date accessed: 19 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Thomas GEMINUS

Biography

NameThomas GEMINUS (GEMINOUS, GEMYNOUS, GEMYNUS)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon. Printer & engraver (publisher))
Period of medical practice1545-1570
Place of birthFleming from Lys-les-Lannoy nr Lille
Date of birthc. 1500
Date of deathc. 1570
AddressBlackfriars c. 1554
Other notesPunished 1555. Printing work in lieu of fine 1556.

Known London address

Blackfriars
ParishSt Anne Blackfriars
WardFaringdon Within
Datec1554

Censorial hearings

1555-6
Entry'There were examined and punished ... Thomas Geminus, a Fleming'.
Action takenExamined and punished (examinatus et castigatus).
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined
20 Sep 1556
EntryCollege wrote 'a circular letter ... to all Justices, Maiors, Sherifes, Baylifes, Constables, and other ministers and officers', defending the rights of the College and asking for co-operation. 'We saw to it that the printing was carried out by Thomas Gemin on account of a fine which otherwise he would have to pay with borrowed money.'
Action takenService to the College accepted in lieu of fine.


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