GREENWOOD, Thomas

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

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2004

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'GREENWOOD, Thomas', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17486 Date accessed: 23 August 2014.


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Thomas GREENWOOD

Biography

NameThomas GREENWOOD
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical surgeon (Apprentice Surgeon 1616)
Period of medical practice1606-1626
Other notesFined & imprisoned 1616. ?Nothing in BSC cards.

Censorial hearings

6 Dec 1616
EntryG, a surgeon, 'not free', was accused by William Adams, tailor, of promising to cure a saddle sore in 4 days, then treating A for 2 weeks, with purging &c., for £20. G mentioned polypod staechad., sarz., colocynth, and said the drink he gave was senae, hermadakes, epithemeum. He said that A had the French pox & he had cured him with injections to the forehead and diaploretic of diascordicum for 3 months.
Initiator of the complaintpatient
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action takenFined £5 and imprisoned.
Verdictguilty
SentenceFined £5 and imprisoned
Number of crimes1


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