LAWRENCE, Cornelius


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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

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'LAWRENCE, Cornelius', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: Date accessed: 27 November 2014.


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Cornelius LAWRENCE


NameCornelius LAWRENCE
Primary occupationmedical physician (university education) (Physician.)
Period of medical practice1623-1643
Place of birthEngland (of Kent)
Date of death?1670
Address?Kent (1633)
Other notes?Ca BA 1618 incorp Ox 1620? MA Oxon. Warned to abstain 1633. ?Ca MD 1636 Lit Reg? NOT = old Mr L (Cheapside apothecary, d 1670)?

Censorial hearings

1 March 1633
EntryMr. John Buggs, 'being accused for giuinge phisicke to one Mr. Cooke hee sayeth hee had the directions of Dr. Lawrence, whoe liveth in Gratious Street att the St. Johns head, whoe called in Mr. Buggs to this bussines'.
Initiator of the complaintother medical practitioner
Action takenSee next.
5 April 1633
EntryL, of Kent, MA Oxon, was questioned about his treatment of Mr Cooke of the Old Bailey (see BUGGS 130, entry 10), and said he had been called in by BUGGS.
Action takenWarned to abstain.
Verdictnot proven
Number of crimes1