HARRIS, ?Edward

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

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?Edward HARRIS


Name ?Edward HARRIS
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (Practitioner of physic)
Period of medical practice 1614-1641
Address Bow Lane 1624
Other notes In trouble 1624, 1630 (Edward), 1631. ?=Thomas H, BS (Bloom & James)? ?=Ralph H, BS? ?=Jasper H, Warden BSC?
Medical specialities r

Known London address

Bow Lane
Parish St Mary Aldermary
Ward Cordwainer Street
Date 1624

Censorial hearings

23 Jan 1624
Entry Dr Wilson accused H of Bow Lane.
Initiator of the complaint college member
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken To appear.
Verdict case not completed
5 Feb 1630
Entry Henry DICKMAN 225, accused by Frederick Porter, said that the turbinth mineral pills he'd given P had been prescribed by EH, a surgeon, who lived in the neighbourhood called Smithfield. He also said that EH had been with the patient before he began to take the pills.Porter denied this but agreed that D had brought H to him on two occasions and (he - D or H?) asked for money.
Initiator of the complaint other medical practitioner
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken H to be summoned to the next Minora Comitia.
5 March 1630
Entry Mr. Harris confessed that he had supplied DICKMAN with the pills, but denied that he had prescribed them or knew who they were for or had taken money for them. D agreed all this.
Attitude of the accused made an excuse
Action taken H exonerated, presumably?
17 Oct 1631
Entry H was accused and denied practice.
Attitude of the accused denied
Action taken Warned to abstain.
Verdict case not completed