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HAILES, Robert

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

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Robert HAILES

Biography

Name Robert HAILES (HALES, HAYLES)
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1599-1615)
Period of medical practice 1599-1627
Address St Sepulchre's 1602
Other notes In trouble 1617. Poor 1615 (BSC helped).

Known London address

St Sepulchre's
Parish St Sepulchre without Newgate
Ward Faringdon Without
Date 1602

Censorial hearings

7 March 1617
Entry Ann Spicer accused H & COWPER 196 (qv), both surgeons, of purging her husband with drinks including mercury, so that he died coughing. H was said to be 'ye principall practiser by caustiques and diets'.
Initiator of the complaint spouse of the patient
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken Deferred because H was away.
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1