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PEAK, Mary

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

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Mary PEAK

Biography

Name Mary PEAK
Gender Female
Period of medical practice 1628-1648
Other notes Accused & fined £40 (seems a lot) 1638.

Censorial hearings

7 Sep 1638
Entry Eliz. Maior, daughter of Maior, complained that P had charged her £20 10s. for medicine but had failed to cure her. M mentioned that Robert Ashton had done the same, but he was not prosecuted.
Initiator of the complaint patient
Action taken See next.
Number of crimes 1
5 Oct 1638
Entry P appeared again and asked for more time to bring Brassecroft.
Attitude of the accused made an excuse
Action taken Deferred (see next).
Number of crimes 1
12 Oct 1638
Entry P was fined £10 for the Maior case.
Action taken Fined £10.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Fined £10
Number of crimes 1