GAINSFORD, Philip

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'GAINSFORD, Philip', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17963 Date accessed: 21 October 2014.


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Philip GAINSFORD

Biography

NamePhilip GAINSFORD
GenderMale
Period of medical practice1606-1626
AddressRosemary Lane 1616
Other notesTrouble 2 Aug 1616.
Medical specialitiesChildbirth (`passions of the mother')

Known London address

in Rosemary Lane
ParishSt Botolph without Aldgate
WardPortsoken
Date1616

Censorial hearings

2 Aug 1616
EntryRebecca Hinde complained of G, of Rosemary Lane, 'yt of Mrs Harvey for passions of ye mother he demaunded vj li., had in hand xl s., made her worse: gave her a medicine, whereon she vomited three howers extremely, and another drinke of fower pottels, made with aniseed etc.' It was decided that he should be heard.
Initiator of the complaintperson unconnected with the patient or the case
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action takenG to be heard (i.e. summoned).
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1


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