GRAVE, Edward

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'GRAVE, Edward', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17485 Date accessed: 30 October 2014.


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Edward GRAVE

Biography

NameEdward GRAVE
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical apothecary (Apothecary)
Period of medical practice1618-1641
Date of death1641
AddressSt Botolph Aldgate 1641 (will)
Other notesAccused 1628 (prescribing and cutting vein).

Known London address

St Botolph Aldgate
ParishSt Botolph without Aldgate
WardPortsoken
Date1641

Censorial hearings

4 Jan 1628
EntryG was accused by Martina Pope of giving medicine to her late husband. John Tilsley, a witness, said that G had cut a vein during P's dropsical illness. G appeared and blamed P's death on his own high living. He confessed to giving julep of chicory and drymel, and a purge of hamech, succo rosarum, rose syrup, aquae cechani; also to cutting a vein.
Initiator of the complaintspouse of the patient
Second initiator of the complaintfriend/neighbour/acquaintance of the patient
Action takenFined £5 and imprisoned.
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined £5 and imprisoned
Number of crimes1


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