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BORAGE, John

Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640 Database. Originally published by Centre for Metropolitan History, London, 2004.

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John BORAGE

Biography

Name John BORAGE
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical apothecary (Apothecary)
Period of medical practice 1613-1638
Other notes See Whittet letter. Accused 1623 and 1628.

Censorial hearings

9 May 1623
Entry Barton & Harris, wardens of the Apothecaries, brought 'confection alkermes' from B, an apothecary. B had told them that it had been made by his ex-master, Huet.
Initiator of the complaint other medical practitioner
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken See next.
Number of crimes 1
16 May 1623
Entry B appeared on above charge and said that he had made the medicine for Huet 3 years ago and it was all right then. Dr Raven accused B of giving a clyster and pillulas cachias aggregativas ana------ (?) for a fever. B admitted this, but said that it had been done on Dr Collins' bill.
Initiator of the complaint college member
Action taken B was told to bring Dr Collins' bill.
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 2
1 Aug 1628
Entry B was accused concerning Mr Furnival.
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken B to appear.
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1