SYMINGS, John

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'SYMINGS, John', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17847 Date accessed: 02 September 2014.


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John SYMINGS

Biography

NameJohn SYMINGS (SIMONDS, SIMONS, STANHOUSE, SYMMMINGS, SYMONS, SYNINGES)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical physician (MD) (F of New College 1538-48. Physician to Petre 1560)
Period of medical practice1543-1588
Place of birthEngland (Eton, Buckinghamshire)
Date of birthc. 1518
Date of death7 Jul 1588
AddressLittle St Barts (Smithfield) 1588
Other notesFined 1553. FRCP 1555. Friend of Clowes & stepfather of John Donne (?)

Known London address

Little St Barts, Smithfield
ParishSt Bartholomew the Less (the Hospital)
WardFaringdon Without
Date1588

College membership

Medical education (university)Oxford
Date of MD1555
Degree incorporated into Oxford UniversityYes
Date became Fellow18/10/1555
Date of Fellowship1555-1588
Date elected censor1556-1564
Date made Elect1558
Date elected Consiliarius1562-1570
Date elected President1569-1572
Offices heldCe 1556-61,64. Co 1562-3,70. P 1569,72. Pro-President 1564
In trouble before membershipYes
Other notesMD Oxon by 18/10/1555. Fellow of New College.
Date of birthc.1518
Date of death7 Jul 1588

Censorial hearings

2 April 1554
Entry'The following were fined because they were practising medicine against the law of the realm: on 2 April, John Symings'
Action takenFined.
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined
18 Oct 1555
Entry'John Symings, Doctor of Oxford, was admitted Fellow.'
Action takenFRCP.