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LANDER, Mrs

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

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Mrs LANDER

Biography

Name Mrs LANDER
Gender Female
Period of medical practice 1630-1650
Other notes Trouble 3 July 1640. Good at boasting & fluxing.

Censorial hearings

3 July 1640
Entry 'Mr. Baker accused one Mrs. Lander some-time servant to Mr. Butler glover and practizer of physicke, who speake great thinges of her-self. shee confessed the fact and saide shee fluxed him with mercury pills. shee had off him 6 li. 8 s. -00 at severall times; she fluxed all-so one Renold Hollingsworth and purged him for which shee receaved 6 li. 00-00. this Hollingsworth affirmed and shee denied not.'
Initiator of the complaint patient
Second initiator of the complaint patient
Attitude of the accused confessed
Action taken Dismissed on `Mr. Giles Winstons intreaty' & her promise to abstain
Verdict guilty
Sentence Dismissed on promise to abstain
Number of crimes 2