BROWNE, John

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'BROWNE, John', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17274 Date accessed: 24 November 2014.


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John BROWNE

Biography

NameJohn BROWNE
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1600-6 1609.)
Period of medical practice1592-1612
Date of birthc.1565
AddressSt Gabriel Fenchurch 1589. St Mary at Hill 1602. St Benet Fink 1609.
Other notesLondon c. 1594. Trouble 1602. Highly disputatious. Son of JB the elder? Essex??? NB there is also a JB who is MD Padua (Raach p.197).

Known London address

St Gabriel Fenchurch
ParishSt Gabriel Fenchurch Street
WardLangborne
Date1589
St Mary at Hill
ParishSt Mary at Hill
WardBillingsgate
Date1602
St Benet Fink
ParishSt Benet Fink
WardBroad Street
Date1609

Censorial hearings

8 Oct 1602
EntryB, a surgeon of St Mary at Hill (??St Margaret's Hill), was charged by Joseph Swaine of St Catherine's Alley. Swaine said that B had undertaken to cure him, but had abandoned him after 3 months when he showed no signs of recovery.
Initiator of the complaintpatient
Action taken?
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1


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