BELL, John

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

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Name John BELL
Gender Male
Primary occupation non-medical (Attendant)
Period of medical practice 1596-1616
Address ?has friend in Fleet Street 1606
Other notes Trouble 1606. ?Connected with Bell dynasty of apothecaries in Fleet Street (e.g. 75)?

Known London address

Fleet Street (??)
Parish St Bride Fleet Street
Ward Faringdon Without
Date 1606

Censorial hearings

7 Nov 1606
Entry B, an attendant, had undertaken to cure Mrs Stutfield of a fever by a piece of paper on which he had written inspired words. He acknowledged his fault and promised not to use such tricks again. Thomas Smithurst of Fleet Street, a worthy man, stood surety for him.
Action taken Dismissed on surety of Smithurst.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Dismissed on surety
Number of crimes 1