WOODHOUSE, Elenor

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Institute of Historical Research

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Margaret Pelling, Frances White

Year published

2004

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'WOODHOUSE, Elenor', Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640: Database (2004). URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=17944 Date accessed: 18 September 2014.


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Elenor WOODHOUSE

Biography

NameElenor WOODHOUSE
GenderFemale
Marital statusMarried 1627 (Wife of Robert 1627)
Primary occupationnon-medical (Wife of Robert)
Period of medical practice1617-1637
Other notesAccused 1627. Cf MORRICE (fl 1602). ?=820?

Censorial hearings

3 Aug 1627
EntryDr Grent said that Thomas Sterlinge petitioned the College against W, the wife of Robert W. W denied practising medicine, but admitted giving daffodil roots as a vomit. David Reinolds, neighbour, said that she had cured him.
Initiator of the complaintperson unconnected with the patient or the case
Attitude of the accusedconfessed
Action takenTo reappear.
Number of crimes1
7 Sep 1627
EntryJoanna Baily accused W of giving her a vomit. Dr Goulston provided other witnesses, but W was absent.
Initiator of the complaintpatient
Second initiator of the complaintcollege member
Attitude of the accusedabsent
Action taken?
Verdictcase not completed
Number of crimes1


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