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BRISCOE, 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 BRISCOE

Biography

Name John BRISCOE (BISCOE)
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical apothecary (Apothecary. SA 1623.)
Period of medical practice 1623-1646
Date of death ?1646
Address St Margarets's Westminster 1646. Westminster 1640.
Other notes Trouble 1635. Another JB (druggist & grocer) is alive 1665. There are a lot of B(r)iscoes in the SA.

Known London address

St Margaret's Westminster
Date 1646

Censorial hearings

28 March 1635
Entry Apothecary. Dr GRANT & Dr HAWLEY asked for him to be cited and for Dr CHAMBERS, Dr JOHNSON and Mr Sergeant Primrose to be there.
Initiator of the complaint college member
Second initiator of the complaint college member
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken To be summoned. See below.
Number of crimes 1
3 April 1635
Entry Apothecary. Accused of changing Dr Johnson's prescription for Mr Primrose from trochisci Gordonii to trochisci de alkakengi, and of giving P diacodium. P died after 4 days.
Initiator of the complaint college member
Action taken ?
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1