JEFFREY, Henry

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'JEFFREY, Henry', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17575 Date accessed: 28 July 2014.


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Henry JEFFREY

Biography

NameHenry JEFFREY
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical physician (Practitioner of physic)
Period of medical practice1581-1597
Place of birthEngland (of Somerset)
Other notesConfessed to 6 years' practice 1587. Fined.

Censorial hearings

28 April 1587
EntryJ, of Somerset, confessed to medical practice in the City for six years. He was examined and found unversed in, and almost ignorant of, 'all that science'.
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action takenFined 40s. and ordered to desist.
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined 40s. and ordered to desist
10 Nov 1587
EntryJ to be imprisoned unless he paid his fine.
Action takenTo be imprisoned if he did not pay his fine.
1 Dec 1587
EntryJ was (reported to be) ill.
Action taken?