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Aa, Anthony Willemsz., 1582-1638 - 1 - Gender: male
Aalborg, Hans, 1542-1619 - 2 - Alternative names: Aalburgensem, Johannes
Titles or roles: correspondent of Tycho Brahe
Gender: male
Aa, Pieter van der, 1659-1733 20 - - Alternative names: Aa, Petrus van der; Aa, Pierre vander; Aa, Pieter vander; van der Aa, Pieter
Titles or roles: Dutch bookseller and publisher
Gender: male
Aaron Samuel ben Moses Shalom aus Kremnitz, fl. 1651 - - 1 Titles or roles: Author
Gender: male
Abbadie, Jacques, 1654-1727 2 1 - Alternative names: James Abbadie
Titles or roles: French Protestant divine and writer; Dean of Killaloe, Ireland
Gender: male
Abba Gregorius, 1600 or before-1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Gorgoryos
Titles or roles: Ethiopian priest; co-author of African-language encyclopedias; friend of Job Ludolf
Gender: male
Abbatia, Guillaume d', d.1633 or before - 4 - Titles or roles: born Toulouse, end of 16th century; died after 1633; Capitoul de Toulouse
Gender: male
Abbey of St. Guislain, Prior of, fl. 1572 - 1 - Alternative names: Prieur de l'Abbaye de Sainct Gelain
Gender: male
Abbey of Tongerlo, Attendant to the, fl. 1573 - 1 - Alternative names: Prepose de l'Abbaye de Tongerloo
Gender: male
Abbot, George, 1562-1633 7 16 10 Titles or roles: archbishop of Canterbury, 1611-33; bishop of London 1610-11; chancellor of Trinity College, Dublin, from 1612
Gender: male
Abbot, Robert, 1559-1618 3 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Salisbury; brother of George Abbot (1562–1633), archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Abbott, fl. 1802 - - 1 Gender: male
Abdon, Jan, d.1652 2 1 3 Titles or roles: Moravian; in exile in Leszno from 1620
Gender: male
Abdy, Robert, fl. 1650-1651 3 - - Gender: male
Abeels, Jonas, 1619-1661 1 1 - Alternative names: Abeel, Jean; Abelius, Johann; Abeele, Jonas; Abbells, Jonas
Gender: male
Abegra, Francesco, fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142 - - 3 Alternative names: Petrus Abaelardus
Titles or roles: French scholastic philosopher and theologian
Gender: male
Abel, Jakob, 1596-1659 2 - - Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Abell, Jo., fl. 1707 1 - - Gender: male
Abendana, Isaac (Dr), fl. 1673-1699 2 - - Alternative names: Abendan
Gender: male
Aber, Charles, fl. 1689 1 - - Alternative names: Ch Aber S. J.
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Abercromby, Alexander, fl. 1711 2 - - Gender: male
Abercromby, David (Dr), d.1701 4 - - Titles or roles: Scottish physician; Jesuit; philosopher
Gender: male
Abercromby, Jecamiah (Captain), fl. 1643-1644 1 - - Alternative names: Abercromy, Jecamaiah
Gender: male
Abimminaaux, Solomon de (Don), fl. 1591-1592 - 1 - Alternative names: Don Solomon de Abimminaaux
Gender: male
Abresch, Friedrich Ludwig, 1699-1782 46 - - Alternative names: Abresch, J.
Gender: male
a Castro, Petrus, fl. 1662 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Physician to the Duke of Mantua
Gender: male
a Castro, Sebastian, fl. 1665 - 1 - Gender: male
A., C., fl. 1714 1 - - Alternative names: C. A.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Robert Fleming (1660-1716)
Gender: male
Achard, B., fl. 1663 2 - - Gender: male
Ach, Gerard, fl. 1547 1 - - Titles or roles: lawyer to the Emperor's Privy Council
Gender: male
Achilini, Claudio, 1574-1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Claudius Achilinus
Titles or roles: Italian philosopher, theologian, mathematician, poet, and jurist
Gender: male
Achman, Charles, fl. 1699 - 2 - Titles or roles: Valet de chambre to Adam Ludwig, Comte de Lewenhaupt
Gender: male
Ackland, H. (Sir), fl. 1728 1 1 - Gender: male
Aconcio, Jacopo, 1520 or before-1567 1 1 1 Alternative names: Acontius, Jacobus; Aconcius; Contio, Giacomo; Concio
Titles or roles: Military engineer; reformed theologian
Gender: male
Acosta, José de, 1540-1600 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit missionary and naturalist in Latin America
Gender: male
Acoste, fl. 1660-1663 - 2 - Alternative names: d'Acoste
Titles or roles: Steward of French goods
Gender: male
Acton, Edward (Reverend), fl. 1730-1732 4 - - Titles or roles: rector of Bentworth, Hampshire
Gender: male
Acton, James, fl. 1718 1 - - Gender: male
Acuntio, Giovanni Chrysostomo - - 1 Gender: male
Adair, Robert, 1710-1790 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon
Gender: male
Adamantius, fl. 1684 1 1 - Gender: male
Adamantius (mentioned 1624) - - 1 Gender: male
Adam, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: Instrument maker
Gender: male
Adami, Constantinus, fl. 1633-1640 5 - 14 Alternative names: Adams, Constantine; Adami, Constantinus; Adami, Konstantin
Gender: male
Adami, Reinhold, fl. 1623-1654 - - 2 Gender: male
Adami, Tobias, 1581-1643 2 - 5 Alternative names: Adami, Thobias; Adam, Tobias; Adamus, Thobias; Adamus, Tobias; Adamius, Tobias; Adami, Tobias Emmanuel; Der Gehärte (pseudonym); Gehärte, der
Titles or roles: Lawyer; philosopher
Gender: male
Adams - 1 1 Titles or roles: D.D.
Gender: male
Adams, B. (Reverend), fl. 1683 1 - - Gender: male
Adams (Dr), fl. 1788 1 - - Gender: male
Adams, Fitzherbert, 1651-1719 6 4 1 Titles or roles: Vice-Chancellor Oxford University (1695-97); Rector, Lincoln College, Oxford (1685-94)
Gender: male
Adams, fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: male
Adams, John, d.1738 2 - - Titles or roles: cartographer; barrister, Inner Temple, London
Gender: male
Adams, John, fl. 1586 1 - - Gender: male
Adamson, John, 1787-1855 59 - - Gender: male
Adamson, William (Reverend), d.1684 3 1 - Titles or roles: vicar of Laxfield, Suffolk, 1659-85
Gender: male
Adams, P., fl. 1700 1 - - Gender: male
Adams, Robert, fl. 1687-1703 2 - - Gender: male
Adams, Robert (Sir), fl. 1690 - 1 - Gender: male
Adams, Walter, 1622-1670 5 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1645; son of John Adams, retail merchant at Newport, Shropshire
Gender: male
Adams, William, 1673-1714 4 - - Titles or roles: student of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Adams, William, fl. 1667 1 - - Titles or roles: of Ironmongers' Hall, London
Gender: male
Adamus, Joannes, fl. until 1693 1 - - Alternative names: Adamus, Joannes, Transylvanus
Gender: male
Adamus, N, fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: A doctor of medicine expelled from Helmstadt on account of his religious views.
Gender: male
Addenbrooke, J., 1690-1776 1 - - Gender: male
Adderley, William, fl. 1644-1647 2 - - Gender: male
Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719 2 1 - Titles or roles: writer; politician
Gender: male
Addison, Joseph, fl. 1731 - 1 - Gender: male
Addison, Launcelot (Dr), 1632-1703 10 - - Titles or roles: dean of Lichfield
Gender: male
Adelgreif, Johann Albrecht, d.1636 - - 1 Titles or roles: German fanatic
Gender: male
Adger, Cornelius, 1520-1582 1 - - Alternative names: Adgerius, Cornelius; Aggerius, Cornelius; Adgerius; Aggerus; Cornelius Antverpianus; Adgiers, Cornelis
Titles or roles: Frisian mathematician, surveyor and cartographer worked in Cologne
Gender: male
Adius, van, fl. 1706 1 - - Gender: male
Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg, 1588-1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Adolf Friedrich I. Mecklenburg, Herzog
Gender: male
Adorno, Emanuel Josephus, fl. 1584 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius in 1584 from Madrid
Gender: male
Adriansens, Cornelius, fl. 1592-1600 - 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of mathematics in Ingolstadt
Gender: male
Adrian VI (Pope), 1459-1523 - 1 6 Alternative names: Pope Adrian VI; Hadrianus VI; Hadrijan VI; Adriaan Florensz (Boeyens)
Titles or roles: Pope (9 January 1522 – 14 September 1523)
Gender: male
Aedes, Jelle, d.1678 - 10 - Titles or roles: Ship owner; correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Aegyptius, Matthaeus, fl. 1739 4 - - Gender: male
Aemilius, Antonius, 1589-1660 21 9 1 Titles or roles: Professor of history and politics, Utrecht, 1636-60; former student of G. J. Vossius (see Bodleian Library: MS Rawl. letters 84d fol. 4, dated 31 May 1614)
Gender: male
Aerentzenius, P., fl. 1734 1 - - Gender: male
Aerssen, Cornelis van, 1600-1662 23 7 - Alternative names: Aerssen, Cornelis; van Aerssen van Sommelsdijk, Cornelis; Aerssen van Sommelsdijck, Cornelis van
Titles or roles: Dutch statesman; Lord of Sommelsdijk
Gender: male
Aerssen, Cornelis van, 1637-1688 5 - - Alternative names: Cornelis van Aerssen van Sommelsdijck; Sommelsdijk
Titles or roles: first governor of Suriname; Lord of Sommelsdijk, Plaat, Bommel, and Spijk; Marquis of Saint André Montbrun and Ferrassières
Gender: male
Aerssen, Cornelis van, 1545-1627 - 1 - Alternative names: Aerssens; Aerssens, Cornelis
Titles or roles: Dutch jurist; secretary to the States General, 1584-1623
Gender: male
Aerssen, François van, 1572-1641 10 4 2 Alternative names: Aarsens van Sommelsdyck, Franciscus; Aarssens van Sommelsdyk, François van; D'Aersen; D'Aerssen; Francis van Aarssens; Aerssens
Titles or roles: Dutch statesman and diplomat; Baron François van Aerssen; heer van Sommelsdijk; curator of Leiden University, 1624–1635
Gender: male
Aerssen, Jeanne, fl. 1677-1682 - 2 - Gender: female
Aerssen, Johan, 1579-1654 2 2 - Titles or roles: Mayor of Breda
Gender: male
Aes, Quirinus, fl. 1635 2 - - Alternative names: Ab Aes, Quirinus
Gender: male
Affelman, A., fl. 1626 1 - - Alternative names: Affeln
Gender: male
Affringues, Georges d', fl. 1645 1 - - Titles or roles: Minim friar
Gender: male
Agar, Ben, fl. 1680 1 - - Gender: male
Agard, K., fl. 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Agas, Anthony, b.1645 - - 1 Alternative names: son of Edward Agas (c. 1620-1681), rector of Little Whelnetham, Suffolk
Titles or roles: ordained deacon (Ely) 24 Setpember 1670; M.A. Queens' College, Cambridge (1671); rector of Rushbrooke, Suffolk (1681); rector of Little Whelnetham, Suffolk
Gender: male
Agate, John, 1677-1720 11 - - Alternative names: Agat
Titles or roles: D.D., 1720; of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge; Rector of Stawley, Somerset, 1701-20
Gender: male
Agathon, fl. 1728 1 - - Gender: male
Agges (Miss), fl. 1676 - 1 - Titles or roles: daughter of Sipke Agges; correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: female
Agges, Sipke, fl. 1675 - 3 - Alternative names: Agges, Sicke
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Aglietti, Francesco, 1757-1836 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physician; student at Padua
Gender: male
Aglionby, William, fl. 1702 2 1 3 Titles or roles: Under-secretary to Daniel Finch
Gender: male
Agretti, Giovanni Battista, 1775-1830 - - 1 Titles or roles: Francophile Republican; from Perugia; author of Jacobin tracts
Gender: male
Agricola, Aegidius, 1578-1646 - - 1 Alternative names: Agricola, Egidius; Agricola, Aegydius; Agrikola, Aegidius
Titles or roles: Jurist; Professor in Altdorf and Nürnberg
Gender: male
Agricola, Filippo, 1795-1857 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian painter; born in Rome; friend of Antonio Canova
Gender: male
Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555 - - 3 Alternative names: Georg Pawer; Bauer
Titles or roles: German scholar and scientist
Gender: male
Agricola, Hieronymus, 1623-1677 - - 1 Alternative names: Bauer, Hieronymus
Titles or roles: from Nürnberg; lawyer, Regensburg
Gender: male
Agricola, Johann Christian, 1590-1668 3 1 3 Alternative names: Agricola, Johann; Agricola, Johannes
Titles or roles: Chemist; physician, in Tönning; physician to Johann Samuel Heistermann von Ziehlberg (1621–1670)
Gender: male
Agricoletti, Francesco, d.1673 5 - - Titles or roles: Secretary to marquis del Vasto Diego d'Avalos
Gender: male
Agrippa von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius, 1486-1535 - - 3 Titles or roles: German magician, occult writer, theologian, astrologer, and alchemist
Gender: male
Aguilar (Señor), fl. 1573 - 1 - Gender: male
Aguilonius, Franciscus, 1566-1617 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit; native of Brussels; mathematician and scientist
Gender: male
Aguilon (Monsieur), fl. 1574 3 1 - Alternative names: D'Aguilon
Gender: male
Agurto y Salcedo, Francesco Antonio de, 1640-1702 2 - - Alternative names: Francisco Antonio de Agurto y Salcedo; Agurto, Francesco Antonio de
Titles or roles: marquess of Gastañaga; Spanish viceroy and governor of the Spanish Netherlands
Gender: male
Agutz, Pierre d', fl. 1628-1634 1 - - Alternative names: d'Agutz, Pierre; Aguts
Titles or roles: Minim friar in the province of Toulouse
Gender: male
A., H. 1 - - Alternative names: H. A.
Titles or roles: Unidentified individual in Rome (n.d.)
Gender: male
Ahausen, Johann Nikodemus von, fl. 1634 - 1 - Alternative names: Johann Nikodemus von Ahausen
Gender: male
Ahmed I (Sultan), 1590-1617 1 - - Alternative names: Achmet I (Sultan); Ahmed Bakhti; Sultan Ahmed I
Titles or roles: Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
Gender: male
Aichbichl, Karl Gottfied von 1 - - Alternative names: Aichpichl, Aichpüchler, Aichbüchel, Aichbühl, Aichbüchl
Titles or roles: Hofkammer Rat
Gender: male
Aigenler, Adam, 1633-1673 4 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of Hebrew in Ingolstadt, cosmographer, cartographer, died in India
Gender: male
Aigueberre, fl. 1625-1645 9 3 - Alternative names: D' Aiguebere; Monsieur d'Aiguebere; sieur d'Aiguebere; Aiguebere; d'Aigueberre
Titles or roles: French military officer; captain
Gender: male
Ailmer, Theophilus, d.1626 1 - - Alternative names: Elmer
Titles or roles: Rector of Much Hadham, Herts
Gender: male
Aineux, fl. 1606 - 1 - Alternative names: M. Aineux
Titles or roles: recipient of letter, addressed to Paris, from Peiresc in 1606
Gender: male
Ainslie, G.R. (Lieutenant Colonel), fl. 1807 1 - - Gender: male
Ainsworth, fl. 1661 - - 1 Gender: male
Ainsworth, Robert, 1660-1743 1 - - Titles or roles: lexicographer; schoolmaster
Gender: male
Airay, Henry, 1558-1616 1 - - Titles or roles: College head; provost of The Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Airay, John, fl. 1671-1678 1 - - Titles or roles: Philosopher; graduated from The Queen's College, Oxford, 1671; son of Christopher Airay (1600x03–1670)
Gender: male
Aiseley, Thomas, fl. 1609-1611 2 - - Gender: male
Aishweek, William, fl. 1680 1 - - Gender: male
Aitai, Andreas, fl. 1715 1 - - Gender: male
Aitzema, Foppe van, 1580-1637 1 4 - Alternative names: Aitzema, Foppe; Aitsema, Foppius; Aitzema tot Alsem; Foppe van Aitzema
Titles or roles: Diplomat; council to the Duke of Brunswick; resident at the Hanseatic cities
Gender: male
Aitzema, Julius Schelte van, fl. 1696-1702 15 1 - Alternative names: Julius Schelte van Aitzema
Gender: male
Aitzema, Julius van, fl. 1632-1642 4 - - Alternative names: Julius van Aissema
Gender: male
Aitzema, Lieuwe van, 1600-1669 2 3 - Alternative names: Leo van Aitzema; Aitzema, Lieuwe
Titles or roles: Statesman; historian
Gender: male
Akerhielm, Samuel, 1684-1768 2 - - Alternative names: Åkerhielm
Gender: male
Akerlaeken, Maria Magdalena van 1 - - Alternative names: Maria Magdalena van Akerlaeken
Gender: female
Alardus, Wilhelmus, 1672-1645 2 - - Alternative names: Alardus, Wilhelmus
Titles or roles: German preacher; theologian
Gender: male
Alary, Pierre-Joseph (L’abbé), 1690-1770 - 1 - Titles or roles: French ecclesiastic and writer
Gender: male
Albaneen, (Monsieur), fl. 1687 1 - - Gender: male
Albano, fl. 1660 - 1 - Titles or roles: Monsignore
Gender: male
Albergati, Fabio 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Alberghetti, Sigismondo, d.1702 1 1 - Alternative names: Alberghetti, Sigism.
Titles or roles: Venetian artillery caster
Gender: male
Albergia, Lopez Soarez d', fl. 1581-1588 - 2 - Alternative names: Lupo Zoarez d'Alberga; Lupus Soarez d'Albergia; Lopez Soarez d'Albergia; Lupus Soarès; Lopez Soarez d'Albergaria
Titles or roles: Bookseller, Lisbon
Gender: male
Albert, Bernhard, d.1636 - - 2 Alternative names: Albertus, Bernhardus
Titles or roles: Theologian; pastor, Augsburg
Gender: male
Albert de Luynes, Charles Honoré d', 1646-1712 1 2 - Alternative names: Chevreuse; Charles Honoré Albert de Luynes
Titles or roles: Duc de Chevreuse; Duc de Chaulnes; French nobleman and Duke of Luynes; son-in-law of Colbert; husband of Jeanne Marie Colbert; grandson of Marie de Rohan
Gender: male
Albert (Herr), fl. 1606 - 1 - Titles or roles: in Prague
Gender: male
Alberti, Bartolomeo, fl. 1634-1647 3 - - Gender: male
Alberti, John, 1698-1762 41 1 - Gender: male
Albertini, Ippolito Francesco, 1662-1738 1 - - Titles or roles: Bolognese physician
Gender: male
Alberto, Francesco, fl. 1638-1650 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary to Goa
Gender: male
Albertolli, Giocondo, 1743-1839 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian Swiss-born professor of architectural ornaments at the Brera Academy, Milan
Gender: male
Albertus, Bernhardus, d.1648 1 - 3 Alternative names: Albert, Bernhard
Gender: male
Albertus, J., fl. 1633-1649 - 2 - Titles or roles: of the University of Paris
Gender: male
Albertus Magnus, d.1280 - - 1 Gender: male
Albert VII, Archduke of Austria, 1559-1621 4 3 1 Titles or roles: Ruler of the Spanish Netherlands, 1598-1621; husband of Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia
Gender: male
Albin, Samuel, fl. 1702-1709 2 - - Gender: male
Albizzi, Antonio, 1547-1626 - - 1 Alternative names: Albitius, Antonius; Albizius, Antonius; Albizio, Anthonio; Albicius, Antonius; Albizio, Antonio
Titles or roles: Writer
Gender: male
Albizzi, Francesco, 1593-1684 - 1 - Alternative names: Albici
Titles or roles: Diplomat, nuntius
Gender: male
Albizzi, Orazio degli, 1610-1676 1 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Volterra
Gender: male
Albornoz, Juan de, fl. 1572 - 2 - Alternative names: Albernoz
Titles or roles: Secretary to the Duke of Alba
Gender: male
Albrecht, Georg, 1601-1647 9 - 1 Alternative names: Albrecht, George; Albert, Georg; Albertus, Georgius; Albrecht, Georgius
Titles or roles: Protestant theologian; pastor
Gender: male
Alchorne, William, fl. 1682 2 - - Titles or roles: rector of High Ongar, Essex
Gender: male
Alciatus, Andreas, 1492-1550 4 - 3 Alternative names: Andrea Alciato; Alciati
Gender: male
Alciatus, Francesco (Cardinal), 1522-1580 1 - - Alternative names: Cardinal Alciatus; Alciatus, F.
Titles or roles: Italian cardinal; professor of law
Gender: male
Aldenboekom, Geertruyt van, fl. 1640 1 - - Gender: female
Aldenburg, Anton von, 1633-1681 1 - - Titles or roles: Graf von Aldenburg
Gender: male
Alderson, Christopher Rev., 1738-1814 - 1 4 Titles or roles: Curate of Aston to Rev. William Mason; Executor to Rev. William Mason
Gender: male
Aldous, John, fl. 1682-1685 2 - - Gender: male
Aldrich, Charles, fl. 1713 1 - - Titles or roles: student of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Aldrich, Edward (Colonel), fl. 1643-1645 2 1 - Gender: male
Aldrich, Elizabeth - 1 - Titles or roles: of Mangreen Hall, Norfolk
Gender: female
Aldrich, Henry (Dr), 1647-1710 4 3 2 Titles or roles: dean of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Aldrovandi, Ulisse, 1522-1605 - - 2 Alternative names: Aladrovandi, Ulysses; Aldobrandi, Ulisse; Aldourandus, Ulysses; Aldovrandi, Ulysses; Aldovrandus, Ulyssis; Aldroandi, Ulisses
Titles or roles: Italian naturalist; Physician; Jurist
Gender: male
Aldworth, Charles (Dr), 1659-1720 - - 1 Titles or roles: Vice-president of Oxford University, 1687-8; Camden Professor of History, 1691-1720
Gender: male
Aleander, Hieronymous, 1480-1542 1 2 5 Alternative names: Aleander, Jerome
Titles or roles: Italian cardinal
Gender: male
Aleander, Jerome, 1574-1629 1 11 2 Alternative names: Aleandro, Girolamo
Titles or roles: Poet; archaeologist; great-nephew of Girolamo Aleandro (1480-1542)
Gender: male
Aleaume, Jacques, 1562-1627 1 - - Titles or roles: French mathematician and engineer
Gender: male
Alefeld, Wolfgang von, fl. 1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Alefeld, Wolfgangus ab
Titles or roles: Knight
Gender: male
Alefounder, Robert, d.1701 6 - - Alternative names: Alfounder; Alsounder
Titles or roles: rector of Thurcaston, 1667-1700; fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Alegre, Baron d', fl. 1630 - 1 - Titles or roles: attached to the household of the Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Alencé, Joachim d', d.1707 6 2 1 Alternative names: Alence, Joachim; Joachim d'Alencé; d'Alance; Dalence; Dalance; D'Alencé, Joachim
Titles or roles: French astronomer and physician
Gender: male
Alenio, Giulio, 1582-1649 1 - - Alternative names: Giulio Aleni
Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit missionary and scholar
Gender: male
Alexander, A.H., fl. 1824 2 - - Gender: male
Alexander, Andreas, fl. 1669-1671 2 - - Titles or roles: Agent in Cologne and Amsterdam
Gender: male
Alexander, Benjamin, fl. 1681 3 - - Gender: male
Alexander, Charles, fl. 1660-1661 - 2 - Alternative names: Alexander Charles
Titles or roles: cousin of Henry Alexander/Zinzan
Gender: male
Alexander, John, 1638-1716 3 - - Titles or roles: Jewish convert to Christianity
Gender: male
Alexander VII, 1599-1667 29 13 10 Alternative names: Pope Alexander VII; Fabio Chigi
Titles or roles: Pope (7 April 1655 – 22 May 1667)
Gender: male
Alexander VI (Pope), 1431-1503 - - 1 Alternative names: Pope Alexander VI; Aleksandar VI; Rodrigo de Borja
Titles or roles: Pope (11 August 1492 – 18 August 1503)
Gender: male
Alexander, William, 1681-1742 2 1 - Titles or roles: vicar of Hartpury, Gloucestershire
Gender: male
Alfeus, Ezechiel, fl. 1663 1 - 1 Gender: male
Alfonso I d'Este, 1476-1534 - - 1 Alternative names: Alfons I., Ferrara, Herzog; Alphonsus I., Estensis
Titles or roles: Duke of Ferrara
Gender: male
Alfonso II d'Este, 1533-1597 1 - - Alternative names: Alphonse II; Alfons II
Titles or roles: Duke of Ferrara
Gender: male
Alfonso IV d'Este, 1634-1662 1 - - Titles or roles: Duke of Modena
Gender: male
Alford [?], fl. 1667-1669 1 - - Gender: male
Alford, Marm., 1651-1715 1 - - Gender: male
Algarotti, Francesco (Conte), 1712-1764 1 8 14 Alternative names: Algarotti, Franz; Algherotti, Francesco; Algarotti, François; Algarotti, Francois; Algarotti, Francesco d'; Algarotti, Francesco de
Titles or roles: Polymath; philosopher; poet
Gender: male
Alias, Vicenzo, 1624-1704 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, mathematician
Gender: male
Alibert, d', fl. 1664-1666 1 3 - Alternative names: d'Alibert
Titles or roles: Tax collector, in Orange
Gender: male
Aligre, Étienne, 1550-1635 - 3 - Alternative names: chancelier d'Aligre
Titles or roles: French politician
Gender: male
Alington, Elizabeth, fl. 1670 2 - - Gender: female
Alington, Giles (Sir), d.1638 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1572
Gender: male
Alington, Hildebrand (Hon.), fl. 1680-1684 - 2 - Gender: male
Alington, Marmaduke (Esquire), fl. 1728-1729 3 4 - Alternative names: Allington
Titles or roles: M.P.
Gender: male
Alington, Thomas, fl. 1672-1693 3 - - Gender: male
Allacci, Leone, 1586-1669 2 - 6 Alternative names: Leone Allacci; Allacio; Leo Allatius; Allacius; Leon Allatios
Titles or roles: Greek scholar, theologian and keeper of the Vatican library
Gender: male
Allacci, Leone, 1586-1669 - 3 7 Alternative names: Leo Allatius; Λέων Αλλάτιος; Leon Allatios; Λιωνής Αλάτζης; Lionis Allatzis
Titles or roles: Greek scholar, theologian and keeper of the Vatican library
Gender: male
Allam, Andrew, 1655-1685 10 30 - Titles or roles: antiquary; vice-principal of St Edmund Hall, Oxford, 1682
Gender: male
Allam, Andrew, fl. 1682 1 - - Gender: male
Allam, William, fl. 1682 - 1 - Titles or roles: brother of Andrew Allam
Gender: male
Allan, George, 1736-1800 12 27 - Titles or roles: antiquary; topographer
Gender: male
Allanson, William (f. 1620) - - 1 Gender: male
Allanson, William, fl. 1636-1641 5 - - Titles or roles: curate of St Mary's, Norwich
Gender: male
Allard, fl. 1618 - 1 - Alternative names: M. Allard; Alard
Titles or roles: addressee, in Compiegne, of letter from Peiresc, 1618
Gender: male
Allard, Samuel, d.1720 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister at Sauvage, near Charité-sur-Loire, from 1679; exiled to the Netherlands from 1685; minister at Emden, 1686-1720
Gender: male
Alleaume, Guillaume, 1586-1634 - 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Riez, 1617-22; bishop of Lisieux 1622-34
Gender: male
Allen, Benjamin, 1663-1738 2 - - Titles or roles: naturalist; author of 'The natural history of the mineral waters of Great-Britain' (1711); friend of John Ray
Gender: male
Allendorp, Raphael, fl. 1600 - 2 - Alternative names: Rafaël; Rafael; Raphael ab Allendorp; Allendorpius, Raphael
Titles or roles: School friend of G. J. Vossius
Gender: male
Allen, Elizabeth, d.1738 - - 1 Alternative names: 'Mrs Poltney'
Titles or roles: long-term partner of Peregrine Bertie (1663-1711) and mother of his two illegitimage children; wife of William Coventry, fifth Earl of Coventry (1676-1751); daughter of John Allen
Gender: male
Allen, Francis, 1583-1658 1 - - Alternative names: Allein, Francis
Titles or roles: politician and regicide
Gender: male
Allen, Francis, fl. 1683 1 - - Titles or roles: mercer
Gender: male
Allen, Guillaume, fl. 1727-1729 6 - - Gender: male
Allen, John, fl. 1627 1 - - Gender: male
Allen, John, fl. 1689-1690 1 1 - Titles or roles: Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Allen, John, fl. 1693 2 1 - Gender: male
Allen, Mary, fl. 1687 1 - - Gender: female
Allen (Mr) (mentioned 1651) - - 1 Gender: male
Allen (Mrs), fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: female
Allen, Ralph, fl. 1719-1720 - 1 - Titles or roles: postmaster, Bath
Gender: male
Allen, Richard, fl. 1714-1715 1 - - Gender: male
Allenson (Mr), d.1619 - - 3 Alternative names: Allanson
Gender: male
Allen, Thomas, 1666-1732 1 2 - Titles or roles: rector of Murston and of Kingsdowne, Kent
Gender: male
Allen, Thomas, 1681-1755 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and writer; rector of Kettering
Gender: male
Allen, Thomas, 1540-1632 1 - 2 Titles or roles: mathematician and antiquary; of Gloucester Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Allen, Thomas, fl. 1693-1730 76 3 - Titles or roles: of University College, Oxford
Gender: male
Allen, William, d.1686 - - 1 Titles or roles: Religious writer and controversialist
Gender: male
Allers, F., fl. 1641-1642 2 - - Gender: male
Allestree, James, fl. 1652-1664 1 - - Alternative names: Allestry, Allestrye
Titles or roles: Bookseller in London
Gender: male
Allestree, Richard (Dr), 1619-1681 1 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; provost of Eton College, 1665
Gender: male
Allestree, Thomas, 1638-1715 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Wolverhampton
Gender: male
Allestree, William 2 - - Gender: male
Alleyn, John, b.1670 2 - - Titles or roles: son of John, of Grisley, co. Derby, arm.; matric. Queen's College, Oxford, 17 Oct., 1687, aged 17 (see Alumni Oxonienses 1500-1714)
Gender: male
Allfree, E.N. (Reverend), fl. 1820 1 - - Gender: male
Allin, Rebecca, fl. 1635-1685 - 1 - Alternative names: née Whiting
Titles or roles: wife of Sir Thomas Allin (1612-85)
Gender: female
Allin, Thomas (Sir), 1612-1685 1 12 - Alternative names: Alling; Captain Thomas Allin; Allen
Titles or roles: first baronet; navy officer (Admiral); controller of the Navy; husband of Rebecca Allin
Gender: male
Alliston, J., fl. 1612 1 - - Gender: male
Allix, Pierre (Dr), 1641-1717 19 5 - Alternative names: Allix, Peter
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and religious writer; of French origin, and son of Pierre Allix, pastor of the Reformed church at Alençon in Normandy; pastor at Charenton
Gender: male
Allsop, John, fl. 1602 1 - - Titles or roles: scholar, Trinity College, Cambridge, 1584; rector of Beeby, Leics., 1586
Gender: male
Allsopp, Roger (Colonel), fl. 1659 1 - - Alternative names: Reg. Allsopp
Gender: male
Allyn, Richard, fl. 1699-1711 4 - - Gender: male
Almeloveen, Johannes van, 1616-1678 4 1 - Alternative names: Johannes ab Almeloveen; Jan van Almeloveen
Titles or roles: Priest in Mijdrecht
Gender: male
Almeloveen, Theodoor Jansson van, 1657-1712 198 64 - Alternative names: Almeloveen; Jansson, Theodoor; Almeloveen, Theodorus Janssonius van; Janssen, Theodore of Almeloveen; Almichoven
Titles or roles: Dutch physician; author and editor
Gender: male
Aloyse, Michele, fl. 1560-1580 - 1 - Gender: male
Alpée de Saint-Maurice, Jacques, d.1700 2 - - Titles or roles: Minister at Ay, then at Saint-Mars; professor of theology, Sedan
Gender: male
Alpen, H. van, fl. 1733 1 - - Alternative names: Van Alpen, H.
Gender: male
Alphen, Daniel van, fl. 1630 - 1 - Titles or roles: Burgomaster of Leiden; member of the senate of Leiden University
Gender: male
Alphenus, fl. 1661 - 1 - Alternative names: Alprenus
Gender: male
Alport, M. A. (Mrs), fl. 1810-1813 6 - - Gender: female
Alsop, Anthony, 1670-1726 2 - - Titles or roles: Latin poet
Gender: male
Alsop, Timothy, fl. 1649 1 - - Titles or roles: mayor of Plymouth
Gender: male
Alsop, Vincent (Mr), fl. 1682-1695 2 - - Gender: male
Alsted, Johann Heinrich, 1588-1638 4 6 19 Alternative names: Alstedius; J. H. Alstedius
Titles or roles: German Calvinist minister; Professor of Philosophy and Theology, Herborn
Gender: male
Alsted, Ludwig, fl. 1648 - - 1 Gender: male
Alstorphius, fl. 1690-1706 1 1 - Gender: male
Alszowski, And., fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Altan, Federigo, fl. 1750-1760 - 1 - Titles or roles: Abbot; from an aristocratic family from Friuli with a powerful branch at the Habsburg court in Vienna
Gender: male
Altari, Federigo, fl. 1740-1749 - 1 - Gender: male
Altermann, Johann Jacob, fl. 1639-1643 2 - 1 Gender: male
Altham, Edward, 1622-1694 - 1 - Alternative names: Odoardo Altham
Titles or roles: Painter
Gender: male
Altham, Roger, d.1715 2 - - Titles or roles: canon of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Althann, Maria Eustachia von, 1632-1687 7 - - Titles or roles: Duchess, nun
Gender: female
Alting, Daniel, fl. 1594-1596 - - 3 Titles or roles: son of Menso Alting
Gender: male
Altingh, Johann, 1587-1652 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, rector in Osnabrück in 1632
Gender: male
Alting, Jacob, 1618-1679 15 - - Titles or roles: professor of oriental languages in Groningen; professor of theology in Groningen
Gender: male
Alting, Johann Heinrich, 1583-1644 5 1 28 Alternative names: Alting, Hendrick; Alting Henry; Altingius; Heinrich Alting
Titles or roles: German Divine, professor of theology in Groningen; son of Menso Alting (1541-1612); tutor to Frederick V
Gender: male
Alting, Menso, 1536-1612 8 1 1 Gender: male
Alting, Menso, 1617-1678 4 1 - Titles or roles: Scholar, in law
Gender: male
Altius, Godeschalcus, 1573-1649 3 - - Alternative names: Aeltius
Titles or roles: Preacher; theologian
Gender: male
Altmann, Johann Georg, 1695-1758 5 - - Alternative names: Altman
Titles or roles: German theological historian
Gender: male
Altobelli, Ilario, 1560-1637 2 - - Titles or roles: Italian astronomer
Gender: male
Altorf, Isaac J. J. Ab, fl. 1633 2 - - Alternative names: Altorfo, Isaac J.J. Ab; Altorf, Petrus
Gender: male
Alvarez de Toledo, Fernando, 1507-1582 - 3 6 Alternative names: Alba; Fernando Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel; Fernando Alvarez de Toledo y Pimentel; Alva; Ferdinand of Toledo
Titles or roles: third Duke of Alba; Spanish general; Governor of the Spanish Netherlands (1567–73)
Gender: male
Alvarez, Gaspar, 1554-1634 1 - - Alternative names: Machiado Louzada; Gaspar Alvares Louzada Machado; Gaspar Álvares de Lousada
Titles or roles: Born in Braga, died in Lisbon; Portuguese theologist and archivist in Lisbon
Gender: male
Alvarès, Henriquez, fl. 1633 - 3 - Alternative names: M. Alvares; Alvares, Henriquez
Titles or roles: addressee, in Paris, of letter from Peiresc, 1633; Portuguese jeweller
Gender: male
Amama, Gerrit van, d.1677 3 - - Alternative names: Gerrit van Amama
Titles or roles: colonel of a regiment, Frisia; commander of a garrison, Emden
Gender: male
Amama, Joachim van, 1657-1720 14 - - Titles or roles: Dutch army officer
Gender: male
Amama, Sixtinus, 1593-1629 9 4 - Alternative names: Sextinus; Sixte; Sixtus
Titles or roles: Professor of Hebrew, Exeter College, Oxford, 1615; Professor of Hebrew, Franeker, 1616-29; appointed to succeed Thomas Erpenius at Leiden
Gender: male
Amat, Angélique, fl. 1666 - 1 - Titles or roles: Wife of André Choart, sieur de Buzenval; daughter of Jacques Amat
Gender: female
Amat de Graveson, Antoine, 1625-1690 - 1 - Gender: male
Amat (Monsieur) - 1 - Gender: male
Ambassador of Constantinople - - 2 Alternative names: Paget?; Pagett?
Gender: male
Ambassador of King of Poland, fl. 1586 - 1 - Alternative names: L'ambassadeur du roi de Pologne
Gender: male
Amelot de La Houssaye, Abraham Nicolas, 1634-1706 2 - - Alternative names: Abraham Nicolas Amelot de la Houssaye
Titles or roles: French historian and publicist; ambassador to Venice
Gender: male
Amerongen, fl. 1678-1680 - 2 - Alternative names: Juffrouw Amerongen; van Amerongen
Gender: female
Ames, Joseph, 1687-1759 38 12 - Titles or roles: bibliographer; antiquary; ironmonger
Gender: male
Ames, M., fl. 1802 1 - - Gender: male
Ames, William, 1576-1633 - 1 3 Alternative names: Amesius, Guilielmus
Titles or roles: Anglican preacher and controversialist
Gender: male
Ameyden, Adrien vander, fl. 1684-1695 10 - - Gender: male
Amherst, J. J., fl. 1786-1795 2 - - Gender: male
Amherst, John T. (Captain), fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: male
Amherst, William (Colonel) 1 - - Gender: male
Amhurst, E. (Mrs) 1 - - Gender: female
Amiens, Rémy d', fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: Capuchin friar
Gender: male
Amlung, Christian 1 - - Gender: male
Amman, Johann Conrad, 1669-1724 1 1 - Titles or roles: Swiss physician
Gender: male
Ampringen, Johann Caspar von, 1619-1684 - - 1 Titles or roles: Grandmaster of the Teutonic Knights from 1664 until his death
Gender: male
Ampringer, Friedrich, fl. 1676-1686 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, Procurator of Germania Superior in Rome
Gender: male
Amstell, Ottho 1 - - Alternative names: Ottho van Amstell
Titles or roles: canon, Wissel (Rhine province)
Gender: male
Amstenrade, Maria, fl. 1648 1 - - Alternative names: van Amstenrade
Titles or roles: Wife of Jean Guillaume de la Margelle; barones van Bocholt en Eysden
Gender: female
Amsterdam, Bishop of, fl. 1637 - 1 - Alternative names: The Bishop of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Amyand, Claude, 1680-1740 10 - - Alternative names: Claude Amyand; Claudius Amyand
Titles or roles: Surgeon; FRS
Gender: male
Amyot, Jacques, 1513-1593 - 1 - Titles or roles: French Renaissance writer and translator
Gender: male
Amyott, Charles, fl. 1698 8 - - Alternative names: Amyot; Arlot
Gender: male
Amyraut, K., 1596-1664 1 - - Gender: male
Amyraut, Moses, 1596-1664 2 - 1 Alternative names: Amirault; Ammiraldus, Moyses; Amyraldus, M.; Amyrault, Moyse; Amyraut, Moíse; Amyraut, Moïse
Titles or roles: French theologian; pastor in Saumur; born in Bourgueil
Gender: male
Anastasi, Filippo, fl. 1680-1686 - - 1 Gender: male
Ancel, Guillaume, d.1615 1 - - Titles or roles: French ambassador of Henri III and Henri IV in Germany, 1576-1613; in England, 1596
Gender: male
Ancelin, fl. 1660 - 1 1 Gender: male
Ancevive (Professeur), fl. 1618 - 1 - Alternative names: M. Ancevive
Titles or roles: Professeur Ordinaire du Roi, Université de Cahors
Gender: male
Ancezune-Cadart de Caderousse, Just Joseph François d', fl. 1658-1663 - 1 - Alternative names: Just Joseph François d'Ancezune-Cadart de Caderousse
Gender: male
Anchoranus, Johannes, d.1639 - 1 2 Alternative names: Anchoranus, Jean; Ancoranus
Gender: male
Ancillon, Charles, 1659-1715 3 12 - Gender: male
Ancillon, David, 1617-1692 - 2 - Titles or roles: minister, Metz
Gender: male
Anckel, Johann Georg 1 46 - Titles or roles: Librarian and adviser of Duke August of Brunswick-Luneburg
Gender: male
Andel, Matthijs Huybertsz. van, d.1657 - 1 - Alternative names: Andel, Matthijs Huybertsz.
Titles or roles: administrator at Zuylichem (Zuilichem)
Gender: male
Anderson, George, 1676-1756 4 - - Titles or roles: Church of Scotland minister and author; chaplain to the Scotch Brigade
Gender: male
Anderson, George, 1726-1798 - - 1 Titles or roles: Master bricklayer and housebuilder; in Newcastle
Gender: male
Anderson, G., fl. 1815-1818 2 - - Gender: male
Anderson, G., fl. 1810 1 - - Titles or roles: F.S.A.
Gender: male
Anderson, Henry (Sir), fl. 1642 1 - - Gender: male
Anderson, James, 1679-1739 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of Scotland minister; historical writer
Gender: male
Anderson, James, 1662-1728 1 - - Titles or roles: historiographer and antiquary; D.D.
Gender: male
Anderson, John (Sir), fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Anderson (Mrs) 1 - - Gender: female
Anderson, Richard, fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Anderson, Robert, 1749-1830 5 - - Titles or roles: literary scholar; biographer
Gender: male
Anderson, Robert, fl. 1643 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner on board 'The Prosperous Sarah'
Gender: male
Anderson, Robert (Reverend), fl. 1670-1678 7 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Lamborn and Sandon
Gender: male
Andersson, Samuel, fl. 1638 4 5 - Alternative names: Andreae
Titles or roles: chancellor (replacement for Peter Abel Schmalz)
Gender: male
Andilly, Robert Arnauld d', 1589-1674 - 5 - Alternative names: Monsieur Andilly, conseiller du roi; d'Andilly
Titles or roles: conseiller d'État; poet, writer, and translator
Gender: male
Andrault (Monsieur), fl. 1627-1636 - 9 - Alternative names: M. d'Andrault, conseiller à Bordeaux
Titles or roles: conseiller du roi, parlement de Guienne; conseiller, Bordeaux
Gender: male
Andreae, Agnes Elisabeth, 1592-1659 - 2 9 Alternative names: Agnes Elisabeth Grüninger; Andreä
Titles or roles: neé Grüninger; wife of Johann Valentin Andreae
Gender: female
Andreae, Anna, 1525-1583 - - 1 Alternative names: Andreä
Gender: female
Andreae, Barbara, b.1623 - 5 17 Alternative names: Andreä
Titles or roles: Daughter of Johannes Saubert the elder; wife of Gottlieb Andreae, from 1643
Gender: female
Andreae, Eberhard, fl. 1635 1 - - Gender: male
Andreae, Ernst, 1606-1652 5 4 3 Alternative names: Andreae, Ernest; Andrae, Ernestus
Gender: male
Andreae, Friedrich, fl. 1636 - 1 - Alternative names: Andreae, Fred.
Gender: male
Andreae, Gottlieb, 1622-1683 34 70 251 Titles or roles: son of Johann Valentin Andreae (1586-1654); pastor, Wangen am Neckar
Gender: male
Andreae, Jacob, 1528-1590 - - 35 Alternative names: Andreae, Jakob; Andreä, Jacob; Jakob Andrae; Jacques Andre
Titles or roles: grandfather of Johann Valentin Andreae; Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Andreae, Jakob, 1549-1630 - - 1 Alternative names: Jakob Andreae der Jüngere
Titles or roles: Pastor, Hagelloch
Gender: male
Andreae, Joachim, 1585-1655 1 - - Alternative names: von Andrée
Titles or roles: Councillor, Court of Frisia
Gender: male
Andreae, Johannes, 1554-1601 - - 2 Titles or roles: Pastor; alchemist
Gender: male
Andreae, Johann Valentin, 1586-1654 672 2955 26 Alternative names: Andreä, Johann Valentin; Johannes Valentinus; Rosenkreutz, Christian (pseudonym)
Titles or roles: Theologian; writer
Gender: male
Andreae, Maria, 1550-1631 - - 1 Alternative names: Andreä; née Moser; Maria Moser
Gender: female
Andreae, Paulus, fl. 1648 2 - - Gender: male
Andreae, Tobias, 1604-1676 6 8 10 Titles or roles: Professor of history and Greek, Groningen, 1635
Gender: male
Andreas, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: aquaintance of Caspar Schott and Athanasius Kircher
Gender: male
Andreas, Valerius, 1588-1655 - - 3 Alternative names: Driessens, Walter
Titles or roles: Flemish historiographer
Gender: male
Andreoti, Bartolomeo, fl. 1728 1 - - Gender: male
Andres, Giovanni, 1740-1817 1 - - Gender: male
Andrewes, Lancelot, 1555-1626 2 7 7 Titles or roles: bishop of Winchester, 1618–1626; bishop of Ely, 1609–1618; bishop of Chichester, 1605–1609
Gender: male
Andrewes, Phenias, fl. 1645 - 1 - Gender: male
Andrewes, Thomas, d.1659 1 - - Titles or roles: lord mayor of London; financier; regicide
Gender: male
Andrew, Giles, fl. 1652 2 - - Gender: male
Andrews, Eusebius, fl. 1616 1 - - Alternative names: Andrew, Eusebius
Gender: male
Andrews, William - 1 - Gender: male
Andria - - 1 Gender: male
Andringa, fl. 1707 - 1 - Gender: male
Angelin, Johann Wendelin, fl. 1649-1659 1 - - Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Angeli, Stefano degli, 1623-1697 - - 1 Alternative names: Stephano de Angelis
Titles or roles: Mathematician, philosopher, Jesuit
Gender: male
Angell, William, fl. 1665 1 - - Titles or roles: of Binfield, Berkshire
Gender: male
Angelocrator, Daniel, 1549-1625 3 - - Alternative names: Daniel Engelhart; Engelhard, Daniel; Engelhardt, Daniel
Titles or roles: German Reformed theologian; clergyman in Stade, Marburg, and Cöthen-Anhalt
Gender: male
Angerstein, Johan, 1672-1720 8 - - Alternative names: Angerstein, John
Titles or roles: Swedish minerologist; graduate of Uppsala University; member of the Berg-Collegium
Gender: male
Angier, S., fl. 1726-1727 2 - - Alternative names: S. Angier
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Angle, Jean-Maximilien de l', 1590-1674 1 - - Titles or roles: Brother-in-law of Samuel Bochart
Gender: male
Anguetin, Jean, 1588-1644 1 - - Gender: male
Anhalt-Bernburg, Christian I, 1568-1630 1 1 - Alternative names: Christian of Anhalt; Christian I, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg
Titles or roles: Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg; husband of Anna of Bentheim-Steinfurt-Tecklenburg-Limburg
Gender: male
Anhalt-Bernburg-Harzgerode, Friedrich von, 1613-1670 1 - - Titles or roles: Prince of the House of Ascania and the first ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Harzgerode
Gender: male
Anhalt-Bernburg-Harzgerode, Wilhelm Ludwig von, 1643-1709 2 - - Alternative names: Anhalt-Harzgerode, Wilhelm von
Titles or roles: Prince of Anhalt-Harzgerode
Gender: male
Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, Lebrecht von, 1669-1727 1 - - Gender: female
Anhalt-Bernburg, Victor Amadeus von, 1634-1718 3 - - Gender: male
Anhalt-Dessau, Elisabeth Albertine von, 1665-1706 2 - - Gender: female
Anhalt-Dessau, Henriette Amalia von, 1666-1726 343 1008 1 Alternative names: Henrietta Amalia; Henriette Amalia van Anhalt-Dessau; Henriette Amalia von Anhalt-Dessau; Henriëtte Amalia Maria; Henriette Amalie Nassau-Diez, Fürstin
Titles or roles: Wife of Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz
Gender: female
Anhalt-Dessau, Johann Georg von, 1627-1693 2 - - Alternative names: Johann Georg II.; John George of Anhalt-Dessau
Titles or roles: Fürst von Anhalt-Dessau
Gender: male
Anhalt-Dessau, Maria Eleonora von, 1671-1756 1 - - Alternative names: Marie Eleonore von Anhalt-Dessau
Titles or roles: spouse of Jerzy Józef Radziwiłł (1668–1689); daughter of Johann Georgs II von Anhalt-Dessau (1627–1693) and Henriette Katharina (1637–1708)
Gender: female
Anhalt-Köthen, Emanuel Lebrecht von, 1671-1704 1 - - Gender: male
Anhalt-Köthen, Louis I of, 1579-1650 - - 5 Alternative names: Ludwig I., Fürst von Anhalt-Köthen; Ludwig, Anhalt-Köthen, Fürst; Louis I, Prince of Anhalt-Köthen
Gender: male
Anhalt-Plötzkau, August von, 1575-1653 2 1 1 Alternative names: August von Anhalt-Plötzkau; August Anhalt-Köthen, Fürst
Titles or roles: Fürst von Anhalt-Plötzkau
Gender: male
Anhalt-Zerbst, John VI of, 1621-1667 - - 2 Alternative names: Wohlgestaltete, Der; Johannes, Anhaltus, Princeps
Titles or roles: Prince
Gender: male
Anhalt-Zerbst, Karl Wilhelm von, 1652-1718 3 - - Alternative names: Charles William of Anhalt-Zerbst
Titles or roles: Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst
Gender: male
Anhalt-Zerbst, Rudolf of, 1576-1621 - - 1 Alternative names: Rudolphus, Princeps Anhaldinus; Rudolf Der Süße; Anhalt-Zerbst, Rudolf Prince of
Titles or roles: Ruler of the unified principality of Anhalt; Ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Zerbst
Gender: male
Anisson, Jean, 1642-1721 1 - - Titles or roles: printer
Gender: male
Ankel, Augusta, fl. 1652-1657 - - 1 Titles or roles: Daughter of Philip Hainhofer; wife of Johann Georg Ankel
Gender: female
Ankeln, Johann Georg, fl. 1652-1663 - 1 1 Alternative names: Ancoln; Angel; Ankel
Titles or roles: councillor and agent to the Augustus the Younger, Duke of of Brunswick-Lüneberg
Gender: male
Annand, W., d.1689 1 - - Titles or roles: dean of Edinburgh; matriculated 1652
Gender: male
Annat, François, 1590-1670 1 - - Alternative names: Francois
Titles or roles: French Jesuit, theologian, writer, opponent of Jansenism
Gender: male
Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, queen consort of Denmark, 1575-1612 1 2 - Titles or roles: first wife of Christian IV of Denmark.
Gender: female
Anneler, F., fl. 1757-1758 3 - - Gender: male
Anne of Austria, 1601-1666 - 7 1 Alternative names: Anna van Oostenrijk; Anne d'Autriche
Gender: female
Anne, Queen consort of James VI and I, 1574-1619 2 7 13 Alternative names: Anna of Denmark; Anne of Denmark
Titles or roles: Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland; consort of James VI and I; daughter of Frederick II and Sophia of Mecklenburg
Gender: female
Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, 1665-1714 4 3 1 Titles or roles: Queen of Great Britain and Ireland
Gender: female
Annesley, Arthur, 1678-1737 3 - - Titles or roles: fifth earl of Angelsey; M.P. Cambridge University 1702-10
Gender: male
Annesley, Arthur, 1614-1686 9 5 5 Titles or roles: first earl of Anglesey; marquis of Anglesey; viscount Valentia; English commissioner in Ireland
Gender: male
Annesley, James (1645-1700) 1 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Anglesey
Gender: male
Annesley, Richard (Dr), 1654-1701 2 - - Titles or roles: dean of Exeter; third Baron Altham, from c.1700
Gender: male
Anonymous critic (Philomusus) of Anthony Wood, fl. 1691 1 - - Alternative names: Philomusus
Titles or roles: critic of Anthony Wood
Gender: unknown
Anonymous Jansennist, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: Anonyme janséniste
Titles or roles: addressor of letter to Pierre Bayle (1647-1706)
Gender: unknown
Ansaldi, Casto Innocente, 1710-1780 1 - - Gender: male
Anslaer, Jacob, d.1673 - 1 - Alternative names: Jacobus Anslaer; Jakob Anslaer
Gender: male
Anslaer, Willem, 1633-1694 7 60 - Alternative names: Anslaar, Wilhelmus
Titles or roles: son-in-law of Johannes Cocceius [Coccejus]
Gender: male
Anslo, Cornelis, 1650-1689 - 1 - Alternative names: Ansloo
Titles or roles: Merchant
Gender: male
Anslo, Gerebrand, fl. 1641 - - 3 Titles or roles: Student of Menasseh ben Israel
Gender: male
Anstey, Christopher, 1678-1751 12 1 - Titles or roles: D.D.; Rector of Brinkley
Gender: male
Anstey, Christopher, 1724-1805 - 1 - Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Anstey, John, fl. 1713-1714 1 - - Gender: male
Anstis, John, 1669-1744 283 13 - Alternative names: A - J.; John Anstis (senior); John Anstis the elder
Titles or roles: Herald; antiquary; Garter King at Arms
Gender: male
Anstruther, Robert (Sir), 1578-1645 1 1 - Titles or roles: Gentleman of the Bedchamber to James I; Privy Councillor to Charles I; ambassador to Germany and Denmark
Gender: male
Antelminelli, Alessandro, 1572-1657 1 - - Alternative names: Amerigo Salvetti (alias)
Titles or roles: diplomat; agent from the Grand Duke of Tuscany; father of Giovanni Salvetti Antelminelli
Gender: male
Antelmi, Nicolas, d.1646 - 5 - Alternative names: Anthelmi
Titles or roles: canon of Fréjus [Frejus]; uncle of Pierre Antelmi
Gender: male
Antelmi, Pierre, d.1668 - 9 - Alternative names: Anthelmi
Titles or roles: canon of Fréjus [Frejus]; antiquarian; nephew of Nicolas Antelmi (d.1646)
Gender: male
Anthony of Siena (name in religion), 1539-1585 1 1 - Alternative names: Antoine de Sienne; Antoine de la Conception
Titles or roles: Portuguese Dominican theologian; Doctor of Theology, 25 June 1571, Louvain
Gender: male
António of Portugal, 1531-1595 1 - 1 Alternative names: António I; António, Prior of Crato; Antonio Aviz-Beja; Antonio of Portugal; Dom Antonio
Titles or roles: claimant of the Portuguese throne; grandson of Manoel I
Gender: male
Antonides van der Goes, Johannes, 1647-1684 1 - - Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Antoniotti, George, fl. 1758-1759 7 - - Alternative names: Antoniotto, Giov.
Gender: male
Antonius, Fr., 1606-1661 - - 2 Alternative names: P. Antonius S.J.
Titles or roles: Director of the Papal Seminary, Fulda; Jesuit
Gender: male
Antonius, Petrus, fl. 1633 2 - - Gender: male
Antrobus, Mary, b.1732 - 9 3 Titles or roles: Cousin to Thomas Gray
Gender: female
Antrobus, Mrs (Elizabeth), 1709-1773 - 1 5 Titles or roles: Maternal relative to Thomas Gray
Gender: female
Antwerp, Head of guilds in, fl. 1584 - 1 - Alternative names: Doyen des Gildes d'Anvers
Gender: male
Antwerp, magistrate of, fl. 1578-1602 3 7 - Alternative names: Magistrat d'Anvers; magistrate from Antwerp
Gender: male
Anwyl, Ellis, 1667-1724 5 1 - Alternative names: Anwill, Elis
Titles or roles: rector of Llaniestyn, Carmarthenshire, 1695; fellow of Jesus College, Oxford, 1692-95
Gender: male
Anwyl, William, 1668-1729 4 - - Alternative names: Anwill
Titles or roles: matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1684; sheriff of Merioneth, 1694
Gender: male
Apafi, Mihály, 1632-1690 - - 1 Alternative names: Michael I Apafi; Michal Apáfi
Titles or roles: Prince of Transylvania
Gender: male
Apelmann, Petrus, 1622-1705 3 - 1 Alternative names: Appelmann, Peter
Titles or roles: Secretary of Queen Christina
Gender: male
Apian, Philipp, 1531-1589 1 - - Alternative names: Philip Apian; Philipp Bienewitz; Philipp Bennewitz
Titles or roles: German mathematician
Gender: male
Apleton, Isaac, d.1661 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; cousin of Francis Bacon
Gender: male
Aplyn, fl. 1573 - - 1 Titles or roles: Printer of book by Thomas Cartwright (1534-1603)
Gender: male
Appeboone, Harold, fl. 1641-1653 4 - - Titles or roles: agent for the Queen of Sweden
Gender: male
Appelboom, Harald Andersson, 1612-1674 94 83 1 Alternative names: Haraldus
Titles or roles: Swedish correspondent or commissioner, Amsterdam
Gender: male
Appelius, Georg, fl. 1633 1 - - Gender: male
Appelius, Heinrich, fl. 1640-1658 37 2 25 Alternative names: Apellius; Apelius, Hendrick; Apelius, Henry; Appellius, Heinrich
Gender: male
Appelius, Margaret, née Dury, fl. 1638-1644 - 5 23 Alternative names: Mistris D
Gender: female
Appelius, sister of Heinrich, fl. 1647 - - 1 Gender: female
Appelman, Sibrand, fl. 1594 1 - - Gender: male
Appenzeller, Joannes, fl. 1600 1 - - Alternative names: Johannes Appenzeller
Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of astronomy and mathematics in Ingolstadt
Gender: male
Apperley, Thomas, fl. 1755-1758 - 2 - Gender: male
Appia, Cyprian, 1680-1744 1 - - Titles or roles: Piedmontese, ordained in England
Gender: male
Appiarius, fl. 1664 - - 1 Gender: male
Appleton, Henry (Sir), d.1670 - 1 - Titles or roles: second baronet of Jarvis Hall and Great Badow from 1649
Gender: male
Appleton, Isaac, fl. 1608-1658 2 27 - Gender: male
Appleton, Robert, fl. 1639-1641 3 - - Titles or roles: pens. 1635
Gender: male
Appleton, Robert, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Marcham-le-fenn
Gender: male
Aprosio, Angelico, 1607-1681 1 - 1 Alternative names: Ludovico Aprosio; Aprosi
Titles or roles: Augustinian, founder of library in Ventimiglia, bibliophile
Gender: male
Apsley, Allen (Sir), 1566-1630 - 1 - Titles or roles: naval and military administrator
Gender: male
Apsley, Eliza, d.1626 or after 1 3 - Alternative names: Eliza Elmes-Apsley; Elizabeth Elmes Apsley; Elmes, Eliza; née Elmes
Titles or roles: Wife of Sir Edward Apsley of Thakeham
Gender: female
Aquilano, Antonio, fl. 1646-1671 - 1 - Alternative names: Antonio dell' Aquila
Titles or roles: Professor of Arabic
Gender: male
Aquilius, Laurentius, fl. 1632-1645 - 1 - Alternative names: Laurentius Aquilius; Aquilius, Laurens
Titles or roles: Commissaris van de monstering, Maastricht, Roermond en Venlo
Gender: male
Aradz, Antonio 1 - - Gender: male
Aragino, Nicholao Ayerbe de, fl. 1723-1724 - 1 - Alternative names: Nicholao Ayerbe de Aragino, Prince of Alessano and Cassano
Titles or roles: Prince of Alessano and Cassano
Gender: male
Aragón, Fernando de, 1488-1550 - 1 - Alternative names: Fernando de Aragón, Duque de Calabria; Ferran d'Aragó, duc de Calàbria; Calabria, Ferdinand Duke of
Titles or roles: Neapolitan; duke of Calabria and of Apulia; husband of 1. Germaine of Foix (d. 1538) who had been the second wife of Ferdinand II of Aragon and, therefore, queen consort of Aragon, and 2. Mencía de Mendoza, who was a pupil of Juan Luis Vives
Gender: male
Aragosius, Guillaume, 1513-1610 2 4 - Alternative names: Wilhelm Aragosius; Guillaume Arragosi
Titles or roles: Physician at the French court; Huguenot refugee
Gender: male
Araldi, Michele, 1740-1813 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physician; mathematician
Gender: male
Arblaster, Edward, fl. 1719-1726 8 1 - Gender: male
Arbuckle, William, fl. 1708 1 - - Gender: male
Arbussy, Joseph d’, b.1624 1 1 - Titles or roles: pastor and professor, Montauban
Gender: male
Arbussy, Théophile d', fl. 1656-1689 1 - - Alternative names: Arbussy, Théophile d', fils
Titles or roles: pastor, Calmont, 1679; French pastor of 'Leurs Hautes Puissances, les Etats de Hollande', The Hague, 1686; son of Arbussy, Théophile d’ (1614-1680), pastor, Millau, and professor of theology, Puylaurens, 1674
Gender: male
Arbuthnot, John, 1667-1735 10 - - Alternative names: John Arbuthnott; Dr Arbuthnot
Titles or roles: Physician; freemason; FRS; satirist
Gender: male
Arcamone, Ignazio, 1615-1683 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary in Goa, orientalist, translatorof parts of the Bible to Konkani language
Gender: male
Arcerius, Arnoldus, fl. 1641 - 1 - Titles or roles: Recipient of letter from G. J. Vossius
Gender: unknown
Arcerius, Johannes, 1538-1604 2 1 - Alternative names: Theod., Arcerius; Arcerius Theodoretus, Johannes; Theodoretus, Johannes Arcerius
Titles or roles: Dutch humanist, classicist, and university professor
Gender: male
Arcerius, Paulus, fl. 1597-1614 1 - - Gender: male
Archato, Augustín de, fl. 1666 1 - - Alternative names: Agostino de Archeto; Archelo; Archeato
Gender: male
Archbishop of Canterbury - 1 - Gender: male
Archbold, Henry (Sir), fl. 1649-1675 7 8 - Titles or roles: Registrar of the Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, 1665; Vicar-General of the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, 1675; knighted 1670; correspondent of John Dugdale; father of Barbara Archbold (1649/50–1718); Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire
Gender: male
Archbould, Henry, fl. 1789 2 - - Titles or roles: great grandson of Sir Henry Morgan (c. 1635-1688), privateer and colonial governor of Jamaica; son of Colonel Henry Archbould senior of Constant Spring Estate, Jamaica
Gender: male
Archduke - 1 - Titles or roles: Recipient of Athanasius Kircher's letter, probably Leopold Wilhelm
Gender: male
Archer, Andrew, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Archer, Ben. (fl. 1677 or 1687) 1 - - Titles or roles: writing from Ditton Park, Buckinghamshire
Gender: male
Archer, Edmond, fl. 1726-1733 8 1 - Gender: male
Archer, fl. 1661 - - 4 Titles or roles: Known to Suter and Hartlib
Gender: male
Archer, John, 1672-1735 44 3 - Titles or roles: nephew of William Nicolson; matric. The Queen's College, Oxford, 1690; admitted to St John's College, Cambridge, 1694; M.B. (Cambridge), 1695
Gender: male
Archer, John, fl. 1796 1 - - Gender: male
Archer (Mr), fl. 1802 - 1 - Gender: male
Arcissewitz, Christophorus, fl. 1642 - 2 - Alternative names: Arcissewiskius, Christopher
Gender: male
Arciszewski, Krzysztof, 1592-1656 1 - - Gender: male
Arckenholt, John, 1675-1777 7 - - Gender: male
Arcularis, Andreas, fl. 1655 1 - - Gender: male
Arcy, Anne d', fl. 1625-1630 2 - - Alternative names: Arsy, Anne d'
Titles or roles: baron d'Arsy; correspondent of Peiresc and Mersenne
Gender: male
Arden, Edward (Reverend), fl. 1662-1670 3 - - Gender: male
Ardenne, Henry d', fl. 1575 - 1 - Alternative names: Henry d'Ardenne; Henrico d'Ardenna
Titles or roles: Agent of Antoine de Tassis, postmaster at Rome
Gender: male
Ardensbach von Ardensdorf, Wenzel Maxmilian, d.1684 5 1 1 Alternative names: Václav Ardensbach z Ardensdorfu, Wenceslaus
Titles or roles: Provincial physician of Moravia
Gender: male
Arderne, Charles (Dr), 1632-1703 1 - - Titles or roles: dean of Chester
Gender: male
Arduino, Giovanni, 1714-1795 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian geologist
Gender: male
Arenberg, Philippe-Charles d', 1587-1640 1 1 - Alternative names: Aerschot; d'Arenberg, Philippe-Charles
Titles or roles: sixth duke of Aarschot; third prince of Arenberg; art collector and patron
Gender: male
Arenfeldt, Axel, 1590-1647 1 - - Gender: male
Arents, Joachim, fl. 1588 - 1 - Alternative names: Joachim Spierinck [alias]
Titles or roles: possibly father of Hans Spierinck (who was Catherine Plantin's husband)
Gender: male
Arentszoon, Jan, d.1573 1 - - Alternative names: Arentsz, Jan; Arnoldi, Johannes
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister; basket-maker; hedge-preacher
Gender: male
Arevalo, Lucas de (Fr.), fl. 1571 - 1 - Gender: male
Argall (Captain), fl. 1615 - - 1 Gender: male
Argles, John (Reverend), fl. 1794-1799 3 - - Gender: male
Argles, Thomas, fl. 1786-1800 5 1 - Gender: male
Argoli, Alessandro, 1594-1654 2 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Veroli, patron of the arts
Gender: male
Argoli, Andrea, 1570-1657 - - 2 Titles or roles: Italian mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Arkel, Otto, fl. 1635-1636 3 - - Alternative names: Otto van Arkel
Titles or roles: Soldier; heer van Ammerzoden, Well, and Lokhorst
Gender: male
Armine, Michael (Sir), 1625-1668 1 - - Alternative names: Armyne; Airmine
Gender: male
Armine, William (Sir), 1593-1651 1 1 - Alternative names: Armyne, William; Airmine
Titles or roles: politician; first baronet; one of the English commissioners with the Scottish army in England
Gender: male
Arminius, Jacobus, 1560-1609 - - 3 Alternative names: Jakob Hermanszoon; Jacob Arminius; James Arminius
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Leiden
Gender: male
Armstrong, William, 1778-1857 - 1 - Titles or roles: Corn merchant; local politician
Gender: male
Armyne, Anne (Lady) 1 - - Alternative names: née Appleton; Armine (possibly)
Titles or roles: daughter of Isaac Appleton
Gender: female
Arnaud, G., 1711-1765 8 - - Gender: male
Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694 4 4 2 Alternative names: 'docteur de Sorbonne'; le Grand Arnauld
Titles or roles: French Catholic theologian, philosopher, and mathematician
Gender: male
Arnauld, Simon, 1618-1699 - 1 - Titles or roles: French diplomat and minister
Gender: male
Arndt, Johann, 1555-1621 - - 38 Titles or roles: Protestant theologian; pastor
Gender: male
Arnhem, Gerard, 1598-1648 7 - - Alternative names: Gerard van Arnhem tot Harsseloe; Gerrit Arnhem
Titles or roles: Deputy in the States-General
Gender: male
Arnhem, Johanna Margaretha, fl. 1686 - 1 - Gender: female
Arnhem, Zeger van, 1602-1665 - 1 - Alternative names: Arnhem, Seger van; Zeger van Arnhem; Arnhem, Zeger von
Gender: male
Arnholt, fl. 1609 1 - - Gender: male
Arnim-Boitzenburg, Hans Georg von, 1583-1641 - - 1 Alternative names: Johann Georg von Arnim; Arhneim
Titles or roles: Field Marshal
Gender: male
Arnisaeus, Henning, 1570-1636 - 2 - Titles or roles: German physician and philosopher
Gender: male
Arnold, Andreas, 1656-1694 3 - 1 Gender: male
Arnoldi, Christopher, fl. 1650-1651 1 - 1 Alternative names: Arnold, Christoph
Gender: male
Arnoldi, Johan, fl. 1698 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
Gender: male
Arnoldi, Michael, 1658-1738 2 1 - Gender: male
Arnold, Johann, fl. 1637-1639 5 - - Alternative names: Arnold, Johannes; Arnold, John
Gender: male
Arnold, Nicholas, 1618-1680 7 5 4 Alternative names: Arnoldi, Nikolaus; Arnoldi, Nicolaus; Arnold, Nicolaus; Arnoldus, Nicolaus; Arnoldy
Titles or roles: professor of theology
Gender: male
Arnoldus, Andreas, 1656-1694 13 1 - Alternative names: Andreas Arnold; Andre Arnold; André Arnaud
Titles or roles: Scholar, from Nuremberg; theologian; pastor; student, Leiden
Gender: male
Arnoldus (brother of Nicolaius Arnoldus), fl. 1572 - - 1 Titles or roles: brother of Nicolaius Arnoldus (fl. 1572)
Gender: male
Arnoldus, Christophorus, fl. 1651 - - 1 Gender: male
Arnoldus, Nicolaius, fl. 1572 1 - - Gender: male
Arnoldus, Robertus, d.1651 - - 1 Titles or roles: Brother of Christophorus Arnoldus
Gender: male
Arnoux, Jean (Père), fl. 1621 - 1 - Alternative names: le R. P. Arnoux
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
A Roorda, Joannes, fl. 1573 1 - - Alternative names: Roorda, Joannes a
Gender: male
Arrigoni, Lelio, b.1541 3 - - Titles or roles: Agent of the Gonzaga
Gender: male
Arsenius, fl. 1716 1 - - Titles or roles: Metropolitan of Thebaides
Gender: male
Artis, Gabriel d’, 1650-1730 or after 1 1 - Alternative names: Dartis, Gabriel; d'Artis
Gender: male
Arundel, Henry (Lord) 1 - - Gender: male
Arundell, John, fl. 1707 1 - - Gender: male
Arundell, John (Sir), 1576-1656 1 - 1 Alternative names: of Trevice
Gender: male
Arundell, Thomas, 1633-1712 1 - - Titles or roles: fourth baron Arundell of Wardour
Gender: male
Arviset, Estienne, fl. 1618 - 1 - Titles or roles: addressee, in Dijon, of letter from Peiresc; conseiller
Gender: male
Ascanius (Dr), fl. 1760-1780 - - 1 Titles or roles: Danish traveller
Gender: male
Ascham, Roger, 1514-1568 3 - - Titles or roles: author; royal tutor
Gender: male
Ashburnham, Edward 1 - - Gender: male
Ashburnham, John, 1603 or before-1671 2 - - Titles or roles: Courtier; politician; diplomat; MP for Hastings
Gender: male
Ashburnham, William 1 - - Gender: male
Ashby, George (Reverend), 1724-1808 24 2 - Titles or roles: antiquary; Church of England clergyman; Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, 1775; fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, and president or vice-master, 1767-75
Gender: male
Ashe, fl. 1649 - 1 - Gender: male
Ashe, John, fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Gender: male
Ashenden, Thomas, 1649-1723 1 - - Alternative names: Ashendon
Titles or roles: rector of Dingley, Northants., 1675-83; Prebend of Armagh, 1686-1723; fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, 1670
Gender: male
Ashenhurst, James, fl. 1705 1 - - Gender: male
Ashenhurst, Ward, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Ashe, St George, 1658-1718 35 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Derry and scholar
Gender: male
Ashfeild, Richard (Colonel), fl. 1659 1 - - Alternative names: Ashfield
Gender: male
Ashley (Dr. Reverend), fl. 1670 - 1 - Titles or roles: at Norwich
Gender: male
Ashmole, Anne, fl. 1617-1637 1 - - Titles or roles: Mother of Elias Ashmole; wife of Simon Ashmole; daughter of Anthony Bowyer; relative of James Paget
Gender: female
Ashmole, Elias, 1617-1692 186 583 16 Alternative names: James Hasolle [pseud.]; James Hassolle [pseud.]; Mr Ashmould
Titles or roles: Astrologer; antiquary; herald; collector; founder of Ashmolean Museum, Oxford; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Ashmole, John, fl. 1649-1650 1 - - Titles or roles: Cousin of Elias Ashmole
Gender: male
Ashmole, Simon, 1589-1634 - - 1 Titles or roles: Father of Elias Ashmole; saddler
Gender: male
Ashpole, Ed. (mentioned 1643) - - 3 Titles or roles: letter carrier at the Green Dragon, Bishopsgate, London
Gender: male
Ashton, Henry (Colonel) - 1 - Titles or roles: representative of Lord Willoughby
Gender: male
Ashton, Thomas, 1715-1775 - 8 25 Titles or roles: Clergyman; Religious Controvertialist
Gender: male
Ashurst, Henry (Sir), 1645-1711 7 5 - Titles or roles: first baronet; politician
Gender: male
Ashurst, John (Lieutenant Colonel), fl. 1651 - 1 - Gender: male
Ashurst, William, fl. 1647-1648 3 - - Titles or roles: commissioner employed into Scotland
Gender: male
Ashwell, George, 1612-1694 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of Hanwell, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Łasicki, Jan, 1534-1602 - - 2 Alternative names: Lasitius; Lasický; Lasycki
Titles or roles: Polish historian and theologian
Gender: male
Aslakssøn, Cort, 1564-1624 1 1 - Alternative names: Aslachus, Cunradus; Aslaksson; Conradus Aslacus Bergensis
Titles or roles: Norwegian astronomer, theologist, and philosopher; assistant to Tycho Brahe, 1590-93; professor of theology, Copenhagen
Gender: male
Asperen, Paulus van, fl. 1611 - 1 - Alternative names: Paulus van Asperen
Titles or roles: Councillor of the Court of Holland; friend of G. J. Vossius
Gender: male
Asperne, James, fl. 1812-1819 - 2 - Titles or roles: publisher of the European Magazine
Gender: male
Aspinall, John, 1717-1784 1 - - Titles or roles: serjeant-at-law, Clitheroe, Lancashire
Gender: male
Asplin, William (Reverend) 4 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and writer; vicar of Banbury, 1717; vicar of Horley and Hornton, 1723; vicar of Burthorpe, Gloucestershire, 1733
Gender: male
Aspremont-Lynden, Ferdinand Godart d', 1645-1708 1 1 - Alternative names: Ferdinand Gobert d'Aspremont Lynden; Ferdinand Godart d'Aspremont-Lynden
Gender: male
Asquino, Fabio (Conte), 1726-1818 1 - - Alternative names: Asquino, conte di Fabio
Titles or roles: Italian agronomy expert; secretary of the Accademia Agraria of Udine; member of the Royal Society of Arts
Gender: male
Assalini, Paolo, 1759-1849 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physician
Gender: male
Assche, Justinus van, 1596-1650 1 2 15 Alternative names: Ascher, Justin van; Ascher, Justin von; Assche, Justin van; Assche, Justin von; Assche, Justinus von; Assche, Justinus; Dr. Iustinus
Titles or roles: Minister for the Dutch Church in Frankfurt and Cologne, 1622-27; friend and brother-in-law of Isaac Beeckman; physician, Amsterdam; friend of Johann Moriaen
Gender: male
Assendelft, Adryana, fl. 1647 1 - - Alternative names: Adryana van Assendelft
Titles or roles: wife of Fred. Conincx
Gender: female
Assheton, Ralph (Major General), fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: male
Assheton, William (Dr), 1642-1673 3 - - Titles or roles: rector of Beckenham
Gender: male
Assistant (to Fr. General with oversight of the German Provinces of the Society), fl. 1664 - - 1 Gender: male
Assonleville, Charles d', fl. 1575 1 - - Alternative names: Charles d'Assonleville
Titles or roles: Related to Christophe d'Assonleville
Gender: male
Assonleville, Christophe d', 1528-1607 1 15 - Alternative names: Christophe d'Assonleville; Assonleville, Christophorus of; Christoffel d'Assonleville; D'Assonville
Titles or roles: Belgian knight, ruler of Altevilla; diplomat; member of the Privy Council and first councillor of Philip II
Gender: male
Assum, Agathe, 1587-1644 - - 1 Alternative names: Jaeger, Agathe (née)
Gender: female
Assum, Crato, 1612-1668 2 - 6 Gender: male
Assum, Johann, 1552-1619 - - 1 Alternative names: Johann Assum; Assum, Ioannes; Assum, Joannes
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Assum, Johann Christoph, 1581-1651 9 1 18 Alternative names: Johann Christoph Assum; Assumius, Johannes Christophorus
Gender: male
Astell, Mary, 1666-1731 1 1 4 Titles or roles: Philosopher and promoter of women's education
Gender: female
Asten, Hendrik, fl. 1691 - 1 - Alternative names: Asten, Hendrik van; van Asten
Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Asten, van, fl. 1694 - 1 - Alternative names: van Asten
Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Astle, Thomas, 1735-1803 6 - - Titles or roles: archivist and collector of books and manuscripts; compiled catalogue of the Harley MSS in the British Museum 1761-63; trustee of the British Museum, 1787; F.S.A. and F.R.S.
Gender: male
Astley, Barbara (Mrs), fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: female
Astley, Blanche (Mrs), fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: female
Astley, Elizabeth (Lady), fl. 1672 1 - - Gender: female
Astley, Herbert (Dr), 1621-1681 8 49 - Titles or roles: dean of Norwich 1670-81
Gender: male
Astley, Isaac, b.1635 1 - - Titles or roles: English Military
Gender: male
Astley, Jacob (Sir), 1639-1729 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; first baronet
Gender: male
Astley, Jacob (Sir), 1579-1652 3 3 - Alternative names: Jacob Asteley
Titles or roles: first Baron Asteley of Reading; royalist army officer
Gender: male
Astley, J., fl. 1763 1 - - Gender: male
Astley, Richard, fl. until 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Aston 1 - - Gender: male
Aston (Dr), fl. 1604 - - 1 Gender: male
Aston, Francis, 1645-1715 49 24 1 Titles or roles: Secretary of the Royal Society
Gender: male
Aston, Gertrude, 1637-1682 - 5 - Alternative names: Mary Gertrude of the Annunciation [name in religion]
Gender: female
Aston, Gertrude, fl. 1607-1617 - - 1 Titles or roles: only daughter of Sir Thomas Sadler of Standon, Hertfordshire; wife of Sir Walter Aston, from 1607
Gender: female
Aston, Gertrude, fl. 1690 - 2 - Gender: female
Aston, Herbert, 1614-1688 1 49 7 Titles or roles: Poet; third son of Sir Walter Aston (1583–1639)
Gender: male
Aston, Katherine, fl. 1668 - 1 16 Alternative names: Keat; Aston, Catherine
Titles or roles: Augustinians, Louvain choir nun
Gender: female
Aston, Mary, 1667-1745 1 - - Alternative names: Mary Frances Somerset [name in religion]
Titles or roles: Daughter of Henry Somerset and Anne Aston
Gender: female
Aston, Mary (Lady), 1603-1678 or before - 3 - Alternative names: née Mary Weston
Titles or roles: daughter of Richard Weston, first Earl of Portland
Gender: female
Aston, Robert, fl. 1635 1 - 1 Gender: male
Aston, Thomas, fl. 1809 1 - - Gender: male
Aston, Thomas, fl. 1621 1 - - Titles or roles: third son of Sir Edward Aston (d. 1597) and his second wife Anne; brother of Walter, first Lord Aston (1584–1639)
Gender: male
Aston, Thomas (Sir), 1600-1645 1 - - Titles or roles: English politician; first Baronet
Gender: male
Aston, Walter, 1584-1639 5 13 3 Titles or roles: Baron Aston of Forfar; diplomat
Gender: male
Aston, Walter, 1609-1678 4 - - Titles or roles: second Lord Aston
Gender: male
Aston, Walter, 1633-1714 - 2 1 Titles or roles: third Lord Aston of Forfar
Gender: male
Aston, William, fl. 1702 - 2 - Titles or roles: son of Walter, second Lord Aston and Lady Mary Weston
Gender: male
Astruc - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be in The Hague, possibly at the home of Monsieur Galdy, merchant
Gender: male
Astry, Francis, fl. 1715-1724 2 1 - Gender: male
Astry, Francis (Reverend), fl. 1706-1707 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Merton College, Oxford
Gender: male
Astry, James, 1655-1709 2 - - Titles or roles: B.C.L.; Kt. 1683
Gender: male
Atey, Arthur, d.1604 - 1 - Alternative names: Arthur Atye
Gender: male
A., T., fl. 1671 1 - - Alternative names: T. A.
Titles or roles: correspondent of Miles Smith
Gender: male
Atkins, Jonathan (Sir), 1610-1703 1 - - Titles or roles: governor of Barbadoes, 1674-80; governor of Guernsey, 1665-70
Gender: male
Atkins, Maurice, fl. 1708-1709 3 1 - Gender: male
Atkinson, Bassano, fl. 1708 1 - - Gender: male
Atkinson, George, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Atkinson, Henry, 1781-1829 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer; teacher
Gender: male
Atkinson, J., fl. 1786 1 - - Gender: male
Atkinson, William (Reverend), fl. 1726 1 - - Gender: male
Atkins, Thomas (Sir), 1589-1669 1 - - Alternative names: Atkin, Thomas
Titles or roles: created Sir Thomas Atkins under the protectorate; lord mayor of London, 1644-45; recruiter M.P. for Norwich, 1645
Gender: male
Atkyns, Edward, 1587-1669 1 - - Titles or roles: judge
Gender: male
Atkyns, Edward (Serjeant), 1587-1669 1 - - Gender: male
Atkyns, Richard, fl. 1695 1 - - Titles or roles: of Lincoln's Inn
Gender: male
Attaleone, Guglielmo, fl. 1680-1697 1 - - Alternative names: Allaleone
Titles or roles: Poet from Macerata; member of the Arcadia in Rome.
Gender: male
Atterbury, Francis, 1663-1732 26 5 1 Titles or roles: bishop of Rochester; politician; Jacobite conspirator
Gender: male
Atterbury, Osborne, fl. 1722 - 1 - Alternative names: Atterbury, Osborne
Gender: male
Attkin, John, fl. 1658 2 - - Alternative names: Atkin, John
Gender: male
Atwood, George, 1686-1752 2 - - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Taunton, 1726-52
Gender: male
Atwood, Harman, fl. 1677 - 1 - Titles or roles: barrister
Gender: male
Atwood, John (mentioned 1652) - - 1 Titles or roles: son-in-law of Patrick Young (1584-1652)
Gender: male
Atwood, William, fl. 1704 1 - - Titles or roles: lawyer
Gender: male
Aubert, A., fl. 1630 1 - - Gender: male
Aubert, fl. 1646 2 - - Gender: male
Aubert, Jean, fl. 1634 - 1 - Alternative names: sieur Aubert; Monsieur Aubert
Titles or roles: professor, Collège de France
Gender: male
Aubery du Maurier, Benjamin, 1566-1636 37 88 - Alternative names: Auberus Maurerius; Morerius
Titles or roles: French ambassador to The Hague
Gender: male
Aubery du Maurier, Louis, 1609-1687 17 15 - Alternative names: Monsieur d'Aubery
Titles or roles: historian
Gender: male
Aubespine, François, 1584-1670 - 6 1 Alternative names: Aubespine, Francois; François d'Aubespine
Titles or roles: French general; marquis de Hauterive
Gender: male
Aubigny, Prince de, fl. 1665 - - 2 Alternative names: 'Prince Aubigny'; Unidentified Prince d'Aubigny
Titles or roles: Prince d'Aubigny
Gender: male
Aubrey, Deborah, 1610-1686 - 1 - Alternative names: née Lyte
Gender: female
Aubrey, John, 1626-1697 851 977 4 Titles or roles: antiquary; biographer
Gender: male
Aubrey, John (Sir), 1650-1700 15 1 - Titles or roles: second baronet of Llantriddyd, Glamorgan; matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1668
Gender: male
Aubrey, Lewis, b.1652 2 - - Titles or roles: rector of Llantriddyd, Glamorgan, 1685; rector of Llanddeti, Brecknockshire, 1700; matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1677
Gender: male
Aubrey, Richard, fl. 1652 - 1 - Gender: male
Aubrey, William, 1643-1707 29 8 - Titles or roles: brother of John Aubrey (1626-97)
Gender: male
Aubéry, Claude, 1543-1596 1 - - Alternative names: Alberi; Albertinus; Triuncurianus; Auberius; Aubery, Claude
Titles or roles: from Triaucourt; studied medicine in Geneva; obtained doctorate in medicine, Basel, 1574
Gender: male
Aubéry, N., fl. 1635 - 18 - Alternative names: Mesnil, N. Aubery du; Aubrius Menilius
Gender: male
Aucher, Anthony (Sir), 1614-1692 1 - - Titles or roles: first baronet, knighted 1641; politician
Gender: male
Auclere, A. (Monsieur?), fl. 1704 1 - - Alternative names: M?Auclere, A.
Gender: male
Audentius, G., fl. 1611 - 1 - Alternative names: Bolde
Gender: male
Augeard, d', d.1654 - 4 - Titles or roles: Président en la Chambre de l'édit Guienne
Gender: male
Augier, Réné, fl. 1647 - 2 - Titles or roles: agent for Parliament in Paris; secretary to Robert Sidney, second earl of Leicester; agent for Charles I in Paris, 1629–35
Gender: male
Augurelli, Giovanni Aurelio, 1441-1524 - - 1 Alternative names: Augurellus, Ioannes Aurelius; Augurelli, Joannes Aurelius
Titles or roles: Italian humanist scholar, poet and alchemist
Gender: male
Augusta, Jan, 1500-1572 - - 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of the Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
August, Elector of Saxony, 1526-1586 1 2 5 Alternative names: Augustus, Elector of Saxony; August von Sachsen; August Sachsen; August Sachsen, Kurfürst
Titles or roles: Elector of Saxony, 1553-86
Gender: male
August II of Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, 1579-1666 605 694 120 Alternative names: August, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog
Titles or roles: Herzog of Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
Gender: male
Augustus II, 1670-1733 1 - - Alternative names: August II, König; August II Mocny; Friedrich August I, keurvorst van Saksen, koning van Polen; Augustus II; Augustus the Strong; Frederick Augustus I
Titles or roles: elector of Saxony; king of Poland; grand duke of Lithuania
Gender: male
Augustus III, 1696-1763 - - 1 Titles or roles: King of Poland
Gender: male
Aulnoy, Jean d', fl. 1645-1667 3 2 - Alternative names: Jean d'Aulnoy
Titles or roles: French captain
Gender: male
Aulnoy-Spiering, Maria - 1 - Titles or roles: Wife of Jean d'Aulnoy
Gender: female
Aultin, Jean-Baptiste, fl. 1627-1632 - 3 - Alternative names: conseiller Aultin; Aulin
Titles or roles: conseiller du roi en la prevosté et chastelet de Paris
Gender: male
Aumale, Charles, fl. 1646 1 - - Alternative names: Charles d'Aumale
Titles or roles: French captain; sieur d'Haucourt
Gender: male
Auratus, Simon Falconius, fl. 1591-1593 1 - - Gender: male
Aurelius, Abraham, 1575-1632 4 5 - Titles or roles: English pastor of the French Protestant church in London; studied in Leiden
Gender: male
Auria, Cristoforo, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Auria, Vicenzo, 1625-1710 2 - - Titles or roles: Lawyer, poet and historian of Palermo
Gender: male
Austen, Ralph, 1612-1676 77 2 1 Titles or roles: horticulturist and religious radical
Gender: male
Austen, Robert, fl. 1655 1 - - Gender: male
Austin, Gilbert, d.1835 1 - - Titles or roles: Clergyman in Ireland, including at the Magdalen asylum, Dublin; nephew of Charles Hutton; son of one of Charles Hutton's sisters
Gender: male
Autran, fl. 1651-1658 - 4 - Titles or roles: councelor at the parlement of Orange
Gender: male
Auwerkius, Theodore, fl. 1642 4 - - Titles or roles: candidate in theology
Gender: male
Auxi, Philippe d', fl. 1571 - 2 - Titles or roles: Gentleman of the Bedchamber to Philip II
Gender: male
Auzout, Adrien, 1622-1691 34 19 9 Alternative names: Auzout, Adrian
Titles or roles: French astronomer and astronomer
Gender: male
Avanzini, Giuseppe, 1753-1827 1 - - Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, University of Padua; member of the Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze
Gender: male
Avaugour, Charles d', 1600-1657 3 10 - Alternative names: Charles de Bretagne Dubios
Titles or roles: French diplomat
Gender: male
Avaulx (Monsieur), fl. 1628 - 4 - Alternative names: M. d'Avaulx; D'Avaulx
Titles or roles: addressee, in Venice, of letters from Peiresc
Gender: male
Avery, Elizabeth, d.1666 - - 3 Alternative names: née Ogle; Elizabeth Ogle
Titles or roles: married to Joseph Avery in 1643; daughter of Sir John Ogle
Gender: female
Avery, Joseph, fl. 1630-1660 16 8 23 Alternative names: Averie; Josephus Averius
Titles or roles: Diplomatic agent for Charles I to the Hanseatic towns, Sept. 1631–1649
Gender: male
Avery, Samuel, fl. 1642 1 2 6 Gender: male
Avogaro degli Azzoni, Rambaldo, 1719-1790 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian historian and antiquary; priest; poet; from an eminent family from Treviso, where he set up a local branch of the Arcadia; correspondent of Muratori's
Gender: male
Avril, d.1648 2 - - Alternative names: d'Avril
Titles or roles: French singing master to the daughter of Constantijn Huygens
Gender: male
Awdeley, Lewis (Major), fl. 1659 1 - - Gender: male
Axe, Thomas, fl. 1684 8 - 1 Gender: male
Axpe, Martin de, fl. 1634-1635 - 1 - Alternative names: Martin de Axpe; Martín de Axpe y Zárate
Titles or roles: secretary of state, United Provinces
Gender: male
Ayala, Ferdinand, fl. 1637-1641 2 1 - Alternative names: Ferdinand d'Ayala
Titles or roles: Soldier; captain
Gender: male
Ayala, Louis de, fl. 1588 - 1 - Alternative names: Louis d'Ayala; Ayala, Louis d'
Gender: male
Aycard, Honoré, fl. 1632-1636 - 33 - Alternative names: Escuyer Aycard
Titles or roles: merchant, in Toulon; friend of Peiresc
Gender: male
Ayerst, William, 1685-1765 29 - - Titles or roles: Chaplain to Lord Raby; Rector of Birch Magna; Rector of St Swithin, London; Secretary to Sir R. Sutton, ambassador
Gender: male
Ayerst, William, fl. 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Ayhin, Johannes, fl. 1622 - - 3 Alternative names: Ayhin, Johann
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Ayliffe, Jonathan or John, 1676-1732 2 - - Titles or roles: lawyer and author; fellow of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Aylmer, John, 1521 or before-1594 1 1 - Alternative names: Elmer
Titles or roles: archdeacon of Lincoln (1562–1577); bishop of London (1577–1594)
Gender: male
Ayloff (Dr), fl. 1713 - - 1 Gender: male
Ayloffe, Joseph (Sir), 1709-1781 2 1 - Alternative names: Ayloff
Titles or roles: antiquary; sixth baronet
Gender: male
Ayltanus, Bucho, fl. 1569 - - 1 Titles or roles: Nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77); In Salamanca in 1569
Gender: male
Aylva, Ernst Sicco van, 1635-1679 1 - - Alternative names: E. S. van Aylva; Aylva, E. S. van
Titles or roles: Member of the States of Frisia; mayor of Wûnseradiel [Wonseradeel]
Gender: male
Aylva, Hans Willem van, 1633-1691 1 - - Alternative names: Hans Willem van Aylva; Ontzaglijke [nickname]; de ontzaglijke generaal [nickname]
Titles or roles: Lieutenant–general, infantry, 1672; Generaal-majoor; Deputy-Admiral; baron van Aylva
Gender: male
Aylva, Sjoerd van, 1616-1679 1 - - Alternative names: Sjoerd van Aylva
Titles or roles: Lawyer; councillor, Court of Friesland
Gender: male
Aynscom, François Xavier, 1624-1660 - 1 - Alternative names: Aynscom, Francois Xavier
Gender: male
Ayrmann, Christoph Friedrich, 1695-1747 1 - - Gender: male
Ayscoghe, Edward (Sir) 1 - - Titles or roles: Fellow commissioner, 1612; M.P. for Lincoln 1640-45
Gender: male
Ayscough, Samuel, 1745-1804 2 - - Titles or roles: librarian and antiquary
Gender: male
Ayscue, George (Sir), 1615-1672 7 1 - Titles or roles: naval officer
Gender: male
Ayshford, Daniel, b.1650 2 2 - Titles or roles: vice principal of Hart Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Ayton, John (Sir), fl. 1661 1 - - Titles or roles: Chief Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod to Charles II, 1660
Gender: male
Aytta, Viglius Zuichemius ab, 1507-1577 29 67 - Alternative names: Viglius van Aytta van Zuichem; Viglius Zuichemius ab Aytta; Viglius; Wigle of Aytta of Zwichem; Wigle Aytta van Zwichem; Viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus; Aytta, Viglius Zuichemius ab
Titles or roles: Dutch diplomat; president of the Emperor's Privy Council; uncle of Bucho and Folcard de Montzima
Gender: male
Azara, Jose Nicolas de, 1730-1804 1 - - Titles or roles: Spanish diplomat; art patron; friend of Antonio Canova; translator from English into Spanish of works of natural history; resident in Rome
Gender: male
Azpilcueta, Martin de, 1491-1586 - 6 - Alternative names: Azpilicueta; Docteur Navarro; Doctor Navarrus
Titles or roles: Theologian; economist
Gender: male
Azubi, Salomon, b.1580, fl. until 1647 3 - - Titles or roles: Rabbi in Carpentras, correspondent of Peiresc
Gender: male
Azuni, Domenico Alberto, 1749-1827 1 - - Titles or roles: Eminent lawyer from Sassari, Sardinia; author of the Napoleonic Code de commerce and of a bestselling work of European maritime law; professor of maritime law, Turin; librarian, Cagliari
Gender: male
Azzius, Joannes, fl. 1663-1667 3 - - Alternative names: Giovanni Aziccio; Azzio; Azzicio
Titles or roles: Jesuit in Lucca
Gender: male

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