BARRET, Ralph or Raphe

Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640 Database. Originally published by Centre for Metropolitan History, London, 2004.

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Ralph or Raphe BARRET


Name Ralph or Raphe BARRET
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical surgeon (Surgeon. BSC 1600. Ship's Surgeon 1604.)
Period of medical practice 1593-1613
Place of birth foreign brother (BSC)
Date of death c. 1605
Address London 1604
Other notes Trouble 1603. Went to sea in the TIGRE OF LONDON 1604. ?Never returned. Quite poor.
Medical specialities VD only

Censorial hearings

18 March 1603
Entry B, a surgeon, was charged with treating VD. He admitted giving a purge to this end, but defended himself by a public decree of the surgeons that they might deal with VD and plague without consulting physicians.
Action taken Admonished for the first time.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Admonished
Number of crimes 1