STEVENS, ?John ?George

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

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?John ?George STEVENS


Name ?John ?George STEVENS
Gender Male
Primary occupation medical physician (Practitioner of physic)
Period of medical practice 1619-1639
Address ?Kent c.1622 (John)
Other notes Accused 1629 & convicted. Outcome? ?=George (Oxon 1593-4) or ?=John (1641) or ?=John (Archbishop's lic 1622)?

Censorial hearings

3 July 1629
Entry Lord Alport charged S with treating his son. He said that the medicine was very dear and was only 'distilled water'. The College agreed to examine the medicine to see if it followed the doctor's recipe, and chose an apothecary to do this.
Initiator of the complaint relative of the patient
Action taken College to analyse S's medicine.
Number of crimes 1
7 Aug 1629
Entry S's medicine was found not to accord to the recipe.
Action taken ?
Verdict case not completed
Number of crimes 1