TOOMAN, Gaspar


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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

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'TOOMAN, Gaspar', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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Primary occupationmedical physician (Practitioner of physic)
Period of medical practice1617-1643
Place of birthof Zurich (`German').
Other notesAccused 1627 1631-3.

Censorial hearings

28 June 1627
EntryT, of Zurich, pleaded ignorance and said that he only practised on his own countrymen.
Action takenTo be examined.
SentenceTo be examined
19 Nov 1630
EntryMr. Sotherton came again and brought with him Dr. Tomand who confessed that he had prescribed something for Mr. Fuller. But in order that the affair might be more correctly understood, Mr. Fuller and Mr. Mony were to be summoned again to the next Comitia and then Mr. Sotherton was to be present.
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action taken?None (T). Sotherton to reappear.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1
4 Nov 1631
EntryT, a German, said that he only gave medicine to the poor. However, the College had bills of his to Sir Harvey Martin and others. He would be granted some respite if he brought a guarantor to be bound with him, that T should either depart or abstain by next midsummer.
Action takenTo give bond to leave, or abstain, by next midsummer.
SentenceTo give bond to leave, or abstain, by next midsummer (surety)
22 Dec 1631
EntryDr John Turner charged T with being in orders (and hence prohibited from practice).
Action taken?
17 Feb 1632
EntryT was on the list of unlicensed foreign practitioners.
Action takenIncluded on list of foreign unlicensed practitioners.
1 Oct 1632
EntryCollege received a letter from George Kircke on T's behalf.
Pressure applied by Collegeyes
Action takenDeferred.
Verdictcase not completed
2 Nov 1633
EntryT to be cited.
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action takenTo be cited.
Verdictcase not completed

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