JACOB, 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 JACOB


Name Robert JACOB (JAMES)
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (MD) (Physician to EI and Czar & Czarina. F of Trinity (C) 1571)
Period of medical practice 1579-1588
Place of birth London (b London)
Date of birth c.1549
Date of death 1588
Address Cambr & Russia most of the time!
Other notes Ca 1565 BA 1570 MA 1573 MD 1579. LRCP 1585 CRCP 1585. Russia 1585-6. FRCP (after pressure from EI) 1586.
Medical specialities Gynaecology and obstetrics

College membership

Date of BA 1570
Date of MA 1573
Medical education (university) Cambridge
Medical education (years) 6
Date of MD 1579
Date became Licentiate 21/05/1585
Date became Candidate 12/11/1585
Date became Fellow 15/04/1586
Date of Candidacy 1585-1586
Date of Fellowship 1586-1588
Other notes Ca 1565. FRCP after EI nagged
Date of birth c.1549
Date of death 1588