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WOODHOUSE, Elenor

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

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Elenor WOODHOUSE

Biography

Name Elenor WOODHOUSE
Gender Female
Marital status Married 1627 (Wife of Robert 1627)
Primary occupation non-medical (Wife of Robert)
Period of medical practice 1617-1637
Other notes Accused 1627. Cf MORRICE (fl 1602). ?=820?

Censorial hearings

3 Aug 1627
Entry Dr Grent said that Thomas Sterlinge petitioned the College against W, the wife of Robert W. W denied practising medicine, but admitted giving daffodil roots as a vomit. David Reinolds, neighbour, said that she had cured him.
Initiator of the complaint person unconnected with the patient or the case
Attitude of the accused confessed
Action taken To reappear.
Number of crimes 1
7 Sep 1627
Entry Joanna Baily accused W of giving her a vomit. Dr Goulston provided other witnesses, but W was absent.
Initiator of the complaint patient
Second initiator of the complaint college member
Attitude of the accused absent
Action taken ?
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1