JOHNSON, 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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'JOHNSON, Thomas', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17585 Date accessed: 17 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Thomas JOHNSON

Biography

NameThomas JOHNSON
GenderMale
Primary occupationmedical apothecary (Apothecary. Servant to Darnell (Apothecary) 1626. Herbalist. Author. Translator. Soldier (Royalist).)
Period of medical practice1626-1643
Place of birthEngland (Hull, Yorkshire)
Date of death1643
AddressFriday Street, St Margaret Moses, 1622-37. Snow Hill (shop?) 16**.
Other notesIn trouble 1626, 1627, 1630. Freed SA 1628.

Known London address

Sprigd Eagle, Friday Street, St Margaret Moses
ParishSt Margaret Moses, Friday Street
WardBread Street
Date1622-37
Snow Hill (?)
ParishSt Sepulchre without Newgate
WardFaringdon Without
Date1628

Censorial hearings

1 Dec 1626
EntryJ, apothecary and the servant of Darnell, denied wrongly pricing oil and mace.
Attitude of the accuseddenied
Action takenWarned and dismissed.
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1
2 April 1627
EntryThe President informed the College that Mr. Johnson in Friday Street ... [and other apothecaries] ... had in their shops compounds, substances either of the worst quality or of no value.
Action taken?
Verdictcase not completed
26 Nov 1630
EntryCecily Smith accused Mr. Johnson an apothecary of giving medicine to John Stranger of the parish of St Nicholas Cole Abbey for seven days. The patient had died. G confessed that he'd had no physician's advice.
Initiator of the complaintperson unconnected with the patient or the case
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action taken?
Number of crimes1
3 Dec 1630
EntryMr. Johnson an apothecary appeared; acknowledging his fault, he asked forgiveness. He was deferred until another time.
Action takenDeferred.
Verdictguilty
SentenceNone


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