Consultant: Mr Richard Napier [Sandy]

Practice: His own

Date & Time: 27 December 1605, 8:30 A.M.

Source: MS Ashmole 215, f. 2r (bottom part of page)


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my lady fortiscue sent for me to come to her Daughter who was mightely hoven in her belly face stomacke water good francis fortiscue 9 y decemb 27 Friday 1605.

they sent her water in the morning h 8 30. am 1605.


Name: Lady Grace Fortescue [Grace Manners]

Sex: F

Age: 31-36 years (est.)

Birth: 1569-1574 (est.)

Death: Unknown

Present during consultation: No


Name: Young Mrs Frances Fortescue

Sex: F

Age: 9 years

Birth: 1595-1597 (est.)

Death: Unknown

Present during consultation: No

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Financial information: None

Mentions previous consultation: No

Includes information about outcome(s): No

Letter: None

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Question number: None

Urine: Sample mentioned and described

Blood: None


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Judgment: None

Recipe: None

Treatment information: None

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Entry type: Horary

Document last modified: 14 March 2017

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