GILLIAM, Thomas

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'GILLIAM, Thomas', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17468 Date accessed: 25 October 2014.


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Thomas GILLIAM

Biography

NameThomas GILLIAM (GILHAM, GILLAM, GYLHAM, GYLLAM)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1603-28)
Period of medical practice1600-1628
Place of birthEngland (of Canterbury)
Date of death1628
Other notesSummoned 1619. Licensed by Archbishop of Canterbury 1600.

Censorial hearings

9 April 1619
EntryG was accused of bad practice on Mrs Rhobes, a Scot, who had called him in (after SAVERY, Dr MACCOLOS, Joseph FENTON) to determine whether she had a stone. He was said to have called in Alexander READE and, together with READE, to have given Mrs R fumes and pills to cause flux. He had charged 11s. and was to have £18 more. Mrs R was now in extremis. G claimed that Mrs R, not he, had called in READE.
Attitude of the accusedmade an excuse
Action takenDeferred until READE could attend.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1


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