TURNER, Benjamin

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'TURNER, Benjamin', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17989 Date accessed: 19 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Benjamin TURNER

Biography

NameBenjamin TURNER
GenderMale
Period of medical practice1630-1650
AddressBishops-gate street (1640)
Other notesTrouble 5 June 1640, 3 July 1640. See also George DUNN(E).

Known London address

Bishops-gate street
WardBishopsgate (Within & Without)
Date1640

Censorial hearings

5 June 1640
EntryT of Bishops-gate street was accused of fluxing to death Mary Woodward of the parish of Little St Bartholomew. Dr Wright & Dr Bathurst gave details, and Mr George Dunn (chirurgian) 'witnessed the same.'
Initiator of the complaintcollege member
Second initiator of the complaintcollege member
Third initiator of the complaintpatient
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action takenTo bee brought in the next censors day.
Number of crimes1
3 July 1640
EntryT 'confessed hee used unguentum Neopolitanum and Emplastrum de ranis to ye ancles, knees and handes of Mary Woodward. Henry Keemes came in as an abettor, in whose house shee lay. sayinge that Mr. George Dunne gaue her physicke.'
Initiator of the complaintfriend/neighbour/acquaintance of the patient
Action taken?
Verdictinnocent
Number of crimes1


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