COMPTON, William

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

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Name William COMPTON
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical apothecary (Apothecary)
Period of medical practice 1579-1617
Date of death 1627
Other notes Fined 1589. Charter member SA 1617.

Censorial hearings

9 May 1589
Entry C appeared and was charged with illegal practice.
Action taken Fined 40s.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Fined 40s.
25 June 1589
Entry C = the servant of LINCH 485 (now 936) qv. LINCH was fined 40s., of which C was to pay half for his rudeness to Dr Atkins.
Action taken Fined an extra 20s.