PREEST, Walter

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'PREEST, Walter', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17731 Date accessed: 22 October 2014.


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Walter PREEST

Biography

NameWalter PREEST (PREESTE, PREIST, PRIEST, PRIST)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1602-13)
Period of medical practice1595-1624
Other notesConfessed to giving purge on doctor's instructions 1605. Accused 1614.

Censorial hearings

12 July 1605
EntryP, a surgeon, confessed to giving a purge, but insisted it was on Dr Browne's authority.
Action takenDismissed.
Verdictinnocent
Number of crimes1
14 Jan 1614
EntryP was charged by Robert Leake and Gilbert John, apothecaries.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Second initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Action takenSee next.
4 Feb 1614
EntryThe accusations against P were recorded.
Action takenSee next.
11 Feb 1614
EntryP, a surgeon, was charged.
Action takenSee next.
18 Feb 1614
EntryThe case against P was discussed.
Action takenSee next.
4 March 1614
EntryP was fined 40s.
Action takenFined 40s.
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined 40s.


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