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FURHUSSHER, -

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

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Biography

Name FURHUSSHER (FORBISSHER)
Gender Male
Period of medical practice 1571-1591
Other notes Summoned 1581. Claimed had never practised in the City & promised not to without permission.

Known London address

St Peter's Hall, St Peter Paul's Wharf parish
Parish St Peter Paul's Wharf
Ward Queenhithe
Date c1595-1603

Censorial hearings

1 Dec 1581
Entry 'It was decided that the Comitia should be held in that place on the fifteenth day of the same month when the following should be summoned to appear: ... Furhussher, ....'
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken To be summoned for 15 December.
15 Dec 1581
Entry 'Heath and Furbussher solemnly declared that they had never practised medicine in this City: they also promised that they would never practise again without a special licence and permission from the College. If they had not made such a declaration they would have been fined most heavily: however they were sent away for the present.'
Action taken Warned and dismissed on promise not to practise without licence.
Verdict case not completed