SWETING, Mistress

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

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Mistress SWETING


Name Mistress SWETING
Gender Female
Marital status Married 1628 (Wife 1628)
Primary occupation non-medical (Wife)
Period of medical practice 1618-1638
Other notes Accused 1628. Husband undertook that she would abstain. ?=717?

Censorial hearings

7 Feb 1628
Entry Edward ODLING (32, qv) accused S of selling a balm to [her] neighbour Price. P was interviewed by the Beadle and [Dr] Browne. S was also charged with giving the same to a girl and thus endangering her life. The Swetings were warned and the husband undertook on his wife's behalf.
Initiator of the complaint other medical practitioner
Action taken Warned. Husband undertook (WHAT?) on her behalf.
Verdict guilty
Sentence Warned. Bond to abstain (surety)
Number of crimes 2