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

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'STOOBERFIELD, Edmond', in Physicians and Irregular Medical Practitioners in London 1550-1640 Database, (London, 2004) pp. . British History Online [accessed 24 April 2024]

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Gender Male
Primary occupation non-medical (Glazier)
Period of medical practice 1617-1637
Address Bishopsgate Street 1627
Other notes Accused 1627. Outcome?

Known London address

Bishopsgate Street
Ward Bishopsgate (Within & Without)
Date 1627

Censorial hearings

19 Jan 1627
Entry S, a glazier of Bishopsgate Street, was accused by John Voyce, a hired servant of Mr Holland, silk weaver, of Cock's Yard in Bishopsgate Street, of poisoning V's face and of giving him three purges. 'He had of him 4s. 6d. and should have had 2s. 6d. more: but becaused he would not give him a bill of his hande for x s. more he poysoned his face with mercurye water.'
Initiator of the complaint patient
Action taken ?
Number of crimes 1
1 June 1627
Entry S accused HEDLEY (382, qv) of treating John Wood, Mr Foord's servant. John du Vaunche accused S in writing.
Initiator of the complaint person unconnected with the patient or the case
Attitude of the accused informed on other practitioners
Action taken ?
Verdict case not completed