Consultant: Mr Richard Napier [Sandy]

Practice: His own

Date & Time: 9 March 1605, 11:25 A.M.

Source: MS Ashmole 216, f. 1r (upper left part of page)

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Mr vilvayne of Exeter colledg sent me a letter to intreate me whether Mr Cunny be skilfull to helpe against witchery. & what he hath done truely uppon his experienc. & how he doth it & to certefy him of it. Martii 9. Saturday hor. 11. 25. am 1605.

quæro hic mea sponte. An Gunther veneficio sit correpta seu potius. an morbus eius sit ex veneficio nec ne./


Name: Mr Richard Napier [Sandy]

Sex: M

Age: 44-46 years (est.)

Birth: 1560-05-23 (21:40); 1560-05-23 (21:45); 1558-05-19 (21:30); 1559-05-04 (21:00-22:00); 1559-05-04 (22:00); 1559-05-04 (23:40); 1559-05-04 (22:40); 1559-05-05 (01:04); 1559-05-04 (22:30); 1559-05-04 (23:00); 1559 (23:30); 1559-05-04 (23:15); 1559-05-04 (08:50); 1559-05-04 (18:00 or 20:00-21:00 or 17:26); 1559-05-04 (19:19); 1559-05-04 (21:00-?); 1559-05-04 (21:42 or 22:42); 1559-05-04 (22:42 or 22:58); 1559-05-04 (23:04)

Death: Unknown

Present during consultation: Yes


Name: Agnes [Mary] [Anne] Gunter

Sex: F

Age: Unknown

Birth: Unknown

Death: Unknown

Present during consultation: No

Third Parties

No third parties present in case.

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Further Information

Circumstances of the Consultation

Financial information: None

Mentions previous consultation: No

Includes information about outcome(s): No

Letter: None

Messenger: None

Question number: None

Urine: None

Blood: None


Angels consulted: None

Divination: None

Astrological chart: Present

Judgment: None

Recipe: None

Treatment information: None

Case Details

Someone is asking on behalf of the patient

Entry type: Interrogation, Interrogation (receiving message)

Document last modified: 15 February 2017

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