PARNELL, William

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'PARNELL, William', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17694 Date accessed: 25 October 2014.


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William PARNELL

Biography

NameWilliam PARNELL
GenderMale
Period of medical practice1620-1641
AddressEndfield Middlesex 1622
Other notesAccused 1630, 1631. Promised to leave London & abstain. Old & poor. Bloom & James p.21, Raach p.231.

Censorial hearings

4 June 1630
EntryDr Hincklow accused P of giving pills to the maid of Mr Lansdale of Grays Inn Lane. P confessed, but said he was not staying in London. He promised to abstain in future.
Initiator of the complaintcollege member
Action takenTo abstain in future (promised to do so)
Verdictguilty
SentenceTo abstain in future (promised to do so)
Number of crimes1
3 June 1631
EntryJohn Farrer of Perpoole Lane said that P had given medicine to his wife for the pox - purge and unction. P had said he knew it was pox because she had pain in all joints and vertigo. He asked £3 but it had not been paid. Margaret Floyd said that P had given her a purge and a drink and she had lost the use of one eye. Censors took into account P's age and poverty.
Initiator of the complaintspouse of the patient
Second initiator of the complaintpatient
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action takenTo reappear. No fine [yet].
Verdictguilty
SentenceNone
Number of crimes2