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

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Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (MD) (Physician)
Period of medical practice 1610-1639
Place of birth Holland / Brussels, Belgium
Date of birth 1582
Date of death Dec 1639
Other notes Knew Dr Mayerne. In trouble 1613-8. Examined & approved 1618 - LRCP (eventually pays) 1626. See Innes-Smith.

College membership

Medical education (university) Leiden
Date of MD not known
Date became Licentiate 06/11/1618
In trouble before membership Yes
Other notes Leyden 1607. MD 16**
Date of birth 1582
Date of death Dec 1639

Censorial hearings

m S John B 1613
Entry B, a young man from abroad (Dutch or Belgian?), was an MD of Leyden (1610), and had been forced by an occasion to practise here, not knowing of the College's authority. He came to make amends.
Action taken Refused to connive at his practice. See next.
3 Dec 1630
Entry [Collbiz.]
10 Dec 1630
Entry [Collbiz.]
4 March 1631
Entry [Collbiz.]
17 Oct 1631
Entry [Collbiz.]
7 March 1634
Entry [Collbiz.]
2 May 1634
Entry [Collbiz.]
23 May 1635
Entry [Collbiz.]
25 June 1635
Entry [Collbiz.]
13 Aug 1613
Entry B appeared and said that he had practised for 4 years in his native Holland and in France. Dr Mayerne's wife had brought him here (sc. to England?). His testimonials were in Holland. He would not be examined, but produced a letter from the King to the College on his behalf.
Attitude of the accused made an excuse
Pressure applied by College yes
Action taken ?None.
Verdict case not completed
3 July 1618
Entry B was to be examined.
Action taken To be examined. See next.
9 Oct 1618
Entry Examined for the second time (NB). Failed.
Action taken Examined and not approved for the second time.
6 Nov 1618
Entry Examined for the third time and approved.
Action taken Examined and approved for the third time.
11 July 1623
Entry B inquired the cost of admission.
Action taken ?
3 Feb 1626
Entry B promised to attend.
Action taken B to appear.
3 March 1626
Entry B appeared and brought £6 arrears. He promised to pay 4 marks p.a. and 'thence he was considered a Licentiate'.
Action taken Accepted as Licentiate as he had paid his arrears.
7 July 1626
Entry B appeared and swore his oaths.
Action taken Formally admitted as Licentiate.