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SHEPHERD, -

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

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- SHEPHERD

Biography

Name SHEPHERD
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (Practitioner of physic)
Period of medical practice 1596-1616
Other notes Summoned 1606 & fined. Tolerated for ages as kept promising to leave London.

Censorial hearings

2 May 1606
Entry 'Dr Shepherd whom for some time the College had tolerated, because he promised to go away in a short time, was finally summoned. But he hehaved with insolence, scorning the authority and privileges of the College.'
Attitude of the accused defiant
Action taken Fined £5 on pain of prison.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Fined £5 on pain of prison