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

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Name Mariah DOLEBERY
Gender Female
Period of medical practice 1597-1617
Address Sign of the Rose & Crown Grub Street 1607
Other notes Felon 1607.
Medical specialities Chlorosis (yes - it did exist in 1607!)

Known London address

Sign of the Rose & Crown, Grub Street
Parish St Giles without Cripplegate
Ward Cripplegate (Within & Without)
Date 1607

Censorial hearings

30 March 1607
Entry John Canning of Temple Bar reported that D, of the sign of the Rose & Crown in Grub Street, had undertaken the cure of chlorosis, and had in her care three girls (NB) suffering from it. The three girls were from the household of the Earl of Arundel.
Initiator of the complaint person unconnected with the patient or the case
Action taken ?
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1