OWEN, Rebecca

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

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Rebecca OWEN


Name Rebecca OWEN
Gender Female
Period of medical practice 1606-1626
Other notes Trouble 3 May 1616 over physique and a diet drinke; she blamed a tailor. ?Wife of Oliver OWEN, distiller of East Smithfield (d. 1621)?

Censorial hearings

3 May 1616
Entry 'Wm. Pore Siles a tailor's man against Rebecca Owen, yt she gave him physique and diet drinke: and had of him xiijs. She layes it on his Master; So it is double posted, and now nothing done.'
Initiator of the complaint patient
Attitude of the accused denied
Action taken Nothing?
Verdict case not completed