LOPEZ, Roderigo

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

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Roderigo LOPEZ


Name Roderigo LOPEZ (LOPUS)
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (House Physician to Bart's 1581. Chief Physician to EI 1586, also to Leicester)
Period of medical practice 1567-1594
Place of birth Portuguese
Date of death 1594
Address Bart's precinct 1567-81. Aldgate ward c1583-9. Holborn 1571. St Peter le Poer 1571. Wood Street.
Other notes FRCP by 13/01/1570. Executed 1594 for intending to poison EI. Model for Shylock? See Zeman article.

Known London address

St Bart the Less parish, Faringdon without ward
Parish St Bartholomew the Less (the Hospital)
Ward Faringdon Without
Date 1567-81
St Andrew Holborn parish, Holborn, Farringdon w/o
Parish St Andrew Holborn
Ward Faringdon Without
Date 1571
St Peter le Poer
Parish St Peter le Poor, Broad Street [incl St Olave Broad Street]
Ward Broad Street
Date 1571
Aldgate ward
Ward Aldgate
Date c1583-9
Wood Street
Date n.d.

College membership

Date of MD not known
Date became Fellow by 1570
Date of Fellowship 1570-1594
Lectureship Anat Lect 1570 - refused,fined
Offices held Date of Fellowship unknown, but by 13/01/1570
Other notes Executed 1594 for poison plot
Date of death 1594