TURNER, John

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'TURNER, John', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17877 Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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John TURNER

Biography

NameJohn TURNER
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1609-37)
Period of medical practice1603-1637
Other notesAccused 1613. To reappear. Poor 1609; imbecile 1630.

Censorial hearings

15 Dec 1613
EntryT, surgeon, was warned of giving pills on prescription of Dr Lodge, his kinsman. In response to questions, T admitted that he obtained them from John Collins, surgeon, and also made them himself from precipitate and rosewater. He had treated a head wound and a mouth ulcer with mercury water. He had also treated Maria Rainscroft and Laurence of Turnbull Street.
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action takenTo reappear.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes4


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