SWETING, Mistress

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Institute of Historical Research

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Author

Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'SWETING, Mistress', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17843 Date accessed: 21 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Mistress SWETING

Biography

NameMistress SWETING
GenderFemale
Marital statusMarried 1628 (Wife 1628)
Primary occupationnon-medical (Wife)
Period of medical practice1618-1638
Other notesAccused 1628. Husband undertook that she would abstain. ?=717?

Censorial hearings

7 Feb 1628
EntryEdward ODLING (32, qv) accused S of selling a balm to [her] neighbour Price. P was interviewed by the Beadle and [Dr] Browne. S was also charged with giving the same to a girl and thus endangering her life. The Swetings were warned and the husband undertook on his wife's behalf.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Action takenWarned. Husband undertook (WHAT?) on her behalf.
Verdictguilty
SentenceWarned. Bond to abstain (surety)
Number of crimes2


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