ELDERTON, Robert

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'ELDERTON, Robert', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17399 Date accessed: 02 September 2014.


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Robert ELDERTON

Biography

NameRobert ELDERTON (ELLERTON)
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical barber-surgeon (Barber-surgeon. BSC 1628)
Period of medical practice1624-1644
Addresspract St John Street 1634
Other notesAccused 1634.

Known London address

St John Street
Date1634

Censorial hearings

11 April 1634
EntryJohn RADFORD 610 (qv), of St John Street, complained about E.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action takenE to appear.
2 May 1634
EntryJohn RADFORD 610 (qv) produced witnesses against E: Joane King and Joane Vaughan, neighbours of Francis Bromlye who had died after the third bleeding from E. E said that he had treated B under the direction of Dr TURNER (?754, qv) & that SOUTHERTON 690, apothecary, had the bill. Also accused of blistering Thomas Cottrell's head while cutting his hair (admitted), & of giving pills of Cochie to Elizabeth Tindall (said it was at TURNER's direction). E counter-charged RADFORD.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Second initiator of the complaintfriend/neighbour/acquaintance of the patient
Third initiator of the complaintfriend/neighbour/acquaintance of the patient
Action takenSee next.
Number of crimes3
6 June 1634
EntryRADFORD (qv) repeated his charges against Elderton.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Action takenE to reappear.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes3


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