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C., A. 2 - - Alternative names: A. C.
Gender: male
Cabeliau, Lieven, fl. 1580-1588 - 1 - Alternative names: Cabeliau, Levinus
Gender: male
Cabeljau, Willem J., fl. 1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Captain
Gender: male
Cabeljauw, Johan, 1600-1652 34 8 - Alternative names: Cabeljauw, Joannes; Cabillavius; Cabeljavius; Cabelranius; Cabelliau
Titles or roles: Jurist; professor of law at the Athenaeum Illustre, Amsterdam (1640–1646; dismissed for dereliction of professorial duties)
Gender: male
Cabell, Samuel, fl. 1672 - 1 - Titles or roles: uncle of Miss Cabell
Gender: male
Cabeo, Niccolò, 1586-1650 - - 1 Alternative names: Nicolo Cabeol Nicolaus Cabeus
Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit; philosopher, theologian, engineer, and mathematician; author of 'In quatuor libros meteorologicorum Aristotelis commentaria' (1646)
Gender: male
Caccianemici Palcani, Luigi, 1748-1802 1 - - Titles or roles: Lecturer in logic, physics, and mathematics, Bologna; author of scientific works
Gender: male
Caccina, Pietro Maria 1 - - Gender: male
Cadell (Mr) - 4 - Gender: male
Cade, Salusbury, 1660-1720 3 - - Titles or roles: physician; M.D.
Gender: male
Cade, William, fl. 1680-1682 5 - - Gender: male
Caesar, Ann, fl. 1683-1684 2 - - Titles or roles: daughter of Sir Guilford Slingsby (1610–43)
Gender: female
Caesar, Carolus, fl. 1633 1 - - Gender: male
Caesar, Charles, 1673-1741 3 - - Titles or roles: politician and Jacobite agent
Gender: male
Caesarini, Virginio, 1595-1624 - - 1 Alternative names: Virginius Caesarinus
Titles or roles: Italian poet
Gender: male
Caesar, J. J. (Dr), fl. 1716-1718 5 - - Titles or roles: chaplain to the Prussian Legation, London
Gender: male
Caesar, Johan, fl. 1643 - - 2 Titles or roles: Churchman in Danzig
Gender: male
Caesar, John, fl. 1682-1686 4 - - Titles or roles: curate of Croydon
Gender: male
Caesar, John, fl. 1786 1 - - Gender: male
Caesar, Julius (Sir), 1558-1636 1 11 - Alternative names: formerly Adelmare
Titles or roles: civil lawyer; eldest son of Cesare Adelmare
Gender: male
Caesar, William, fl. 1685-1691 - - 1 Alternative names: formerly Adelmare
Titles or roles: brother of Sir Julilan Caesar (1558-1636); merchant in the Mediterranean, 1586-91
Gender: male
Cage, Anthony, fl. 1596-1634 1 - - Titles or roles: admitted to Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1596 at Grays Inn, 1604; sheriff of Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire; knighted 1634
Gender: male
Cage, Dan, fl. 1643-1644 1 - - Gender: male
Cahaignes, Jacques de, 1548-1618 2 1 - Alternative names: Cahagnesius
Titles or roles: Physician, Caen; rector, University of Caen
Gender: male
Cahusac, de 1 - - Alternative names: Cahusac, de; de Cahusac
Titles or roles: Author of a letter of 15 January, year unknown
Gender: unknown
Caierus, Petrus, fl. 1580-1589 - 1 - Gender: male
Cailloue, J., fl. 1694-1695 1 - - Gender: male
Cailloué, Jean, fl. 1686-1697 - 4 - Alternative names: Cailloue
Titles or roles: Bookseller, in London
Gender: male
Cairncross, Alexander, 1637-1701 4 - - Titles or roles: archbishop of Glasgow; bishop of Raphoe
Gender: male
Caius, John, 1510-1573 - - 1 Alternative names: Kays; Johannes Caius
Titles or roles: Scholar and physician
Gender: male
Calamy, Edmund, 1671-1732 1 - - Titles or roles: Presbyterian minister and historian; son of Edmund Calamy (1634-85); grandson of Edmund Calamy (1600-66)
Gender: male
Calamy, Edmund, 1698-1755 7 - - Titles or roles: Presbyterian minister; eldest son of Edmund Calamy (1671–1732)
Gender: male
Calamy, Edmund, 1600-1666 1 2 1 Alternative names: Edmund Calamy the elder; Edmund Calamy, senior; Calamy, Edmond
Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister; grandfather of Edward Calamy (1671-1732)
Gender: male
Calandrin, Caesar, 1595-1665 23 8 1 Alternative names: Calandrine, Cesar; Calandrine, Ceasar; Calandrinus, Caesar; Callandrin, Caesar; Calandrini, Cesare; Callandrini, Cesare
Titles or roles: Minister of the Dutch Congregation at Austin Friars Church, London
Gender: male
Calandrini, François, fl. 1639-1653 5 - - Alternative names: Calandrini, Francois
Gender: male
Calandrini, Giovanni Luigi, 1585-1656 14 5 - Alternative names: Jean Louis
Titles or roles: silk merchant; bourgeois of Geneva (from 1634); member of the Grand Conseil de Genève (1635); member of the Conseil des Soixante (1638)
Gender: male
Calandrini, Guillelmo, fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Calandrini, Jean Louis, 1703-1758 1 1 - Alternative names: Jean-Louis Calandrini; Giovanni Ludovico Calandrini
Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, Geneva
Gender: male
Calandrini, Jean Louis, fl. 1650-1656 1 1 - Gender: male
Calandrini, Jeremie, fl. 1650 2 - - Gender: male
Calá, Carlo, 1617-1683 22 1 1 Titles or roles: Duke of Diano, jurist, magistrate
Gender: male
Calcheim in Lohausen, Wilhelm von, fl. 1634 1 - - Alternative names: Wilhelm von Calcheim; Wilhelm von Lohausen
Gender: male
Caldecott, John, fl. until 1735 - 1 - Gender: male
Calderari - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned in a letter of 1818 [Gamba collection]
Gender: male
Calderari, Ottone Maria (conte), 1730-1803 1 - - Titles or roles: Architect; from Vicenza
Gender: male
Calderón de Aranda, Rodrigo, 1576-1621 - 1 - Alternative names: Rodrigo Calderon
Titles or roles: Conde de la Oliva de Plasencia; Marqués de Siete Iglesias
Gender: male
Calder, (Reverend Dr), fl. 1788 - 1 - Gender: male
Caldwell, Andrew, 1733-1808 7 - - Titles or roles: barrister; connoisseur of architecture
Gender: male
Caldwell, G., fl. 1808 1 - - Titles or roles: nephew of Caldwell, Andrew (1733–1808); of Jesus College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Caldwell, Samuel, fl. 1757-1769 - 3 - Alternative names: Rev. Mr. Samuel Caldwell
Gender: male
Cale, John, fl. 1714 and after 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in Cambridge Castle
Gender: male
Calepinus, Ambrosius, 1435-1510 - - 3 Alternative names: Ambrogio Calepino; Ambrosius Calepinus; Ambrose of Calepium
Titles or roles: Italian humanist
Gender: male
Calesius Lucas, fl. 1663 1 - - Gender: male
Caley, John, 1760-1834 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; entered Gray's Inn, 1786, but never proceeded to the bar; of Exmouth Street, Spa Fields
Gender: male
Calignon, Alexandre, 1589-1656 1 - - Alternative names: Alexander Calignonus Peirensius; de Peyrins
Gender: male
Calin (Madame), fl. 1691 - 1 - Alternative names: Madame Calin
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague; mother of a nun, 'M.A. de la misericorde de Jesus Christ'
Gender: female
Calin [M. A.], fl. 1691 1 - - Titles or roles: Nun; daughter of Madame Calin in The Hague
Gender: female
Calixt, Friedrich Ulrich, 1622-1701 - - 1 Alternative names: Calixtus, Friedericus Ulricus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Calixt, Georg, 1586-1656 7 12 113 Alternative names: Calixtus, George
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Calixtus (Dr), fl. 1592 - - 1 Gender: male
Callen, Bernard von, fl. 1643-1650 - - 3 Alternative names: de Callen
Gender: male
Callenfels, Hartmann Gottfried, 1602-1667 7 3 - Alternative names: Stein Callenfels, Hartman Gottfried von
Titles or roles: Baron von Stein; military commander; commander of Maastricht
Gender: male
Call, Jan, fl. 1665 - 1 - Gender: male
Callmus, Philipp 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Callot, Jacques, 1592-1635 - - 13 Alternative names: Callot, Jacob
Titles or roles: Printmaker
Gender: male
Calo, Governor at, fl. 1661 - 1 - Gender: male
Calovius, Abraham, 1612-1686 1 - 6 Alternative names: Abraham Calov; Abraham Kalau
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Calthoff, Caspar, 1606-1664 - 1 1 Alternative names: Calthoffe; Caltoph; Kalthof; Kalthoff; Kalthoff the elder
Titles or roles: instrument maker in Dordrecht, known for grinding glasses for telescopes; employed by Edward Somerset, second marquess of Worcester (d. 1667)
Gender: male
Calthoff, Caspar, fl. 1639-1671 - 2 4 Alternative names: Calthoffe; Caltoph; Kalthof; Kalthoff; Kalthoff the younger
Titles or roles: instrument maker and gunsmith in Dordrecht; son of Caspar Calthoff the Elder (1606-1664); worked in Moscow
Gender: male
Calthorpe, Martin, 1582-1657 - 49 - Alternative names: Colthorpe; Calthorp
Titles or roles: of Hickling Hall, Norfolk?; pens. Emmanuel College, Cambridge?
Gender: male
Calton, Jacob, 1705-1769 11 - - Titles or roles: matriculated 1721, Jesus College, Cambridge; of Nottingham; rector of Kelsey St Nicholas, Lincolnshire, 1729
Gender: male
Calton, Paul, fl. 1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Milton, Berkshire [now Oxfordshire]; correspondent of Ashmole
Gender: male
Calvart, L. de (Colonel), fl. 1632 1 - - Gender: male
Calvert, Benedict Leonard, 1700-1732 34 2 - Titles or roles: colonial governor; governor of Maryland
Gender: male
Calvert, George, 1579-1632 6 2 1 Titles or roles: first Baron Baltimore; secretary of state; courtier; colonist in America
Gender: male
Calvete de Estrella, Juan Cristóbal, 1520-1593 - 1 - Alternative names: Calvet; Christophe Calvete de Estrella; Christobal Calvete de Estrella; Christoval Calvete de Estrella
Titles or roles: Spanish historian and poet
Gender: male
Calvete de Estrella, Juan Cristobal, 1520-1595 1 1 - Alternative names: Calvete de Stella; Calvete Stella; Joh. Christophoro Calvete de Estrella; Calvete de Stella; Calvete de Estrella, Juan Cristóbal; Calvet de Estrella, Juan Cristóbal; Calvete de Stella, Joh. Christophoro; Stella, Christopher Calretus
Titles or roles: Spanish historian; confessor of Charles V; published by Plantin
Gender: male
Calvi, Jacopo Alessandro, 1740-1815 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian painter; scholar; from Bologna
Gender: male
Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564 - - 7 Alternative names: John Calvin; Jehan Cauvin
Titles or roles: French theologian
Gender: male
Calvisius, Sethus, 1556-1615 17 17 - Alternative names: Kallwitz; Setho Calvisio; Seth Kalwitz; Zeth Calvisius
Titles or roles: Music theorist, organist, composer and chronographer
Gender: male
Calvisius, Sethus, 1596-1663 - - 1 Alternative names: Calvisius, Seth; Calvius, Seth; Kallwitz; Kalwitz
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Calviston (marquis de), fl. 1658 - 1 - Titles or roles: marquis de Calviston
Gender: male
Cambell, Grd, fl. until 1710 1 - - Gender: male
Cambridge University, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of, fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: University of Cambridge, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of
Gender: male
Camby (Mr), fl. 1663-1664 1 3 - Gender: male
Camden, William, 1551-1623 67 39 14 Alternative names: Monsieur Camdenus; Clarentius; Gulielmus Camdenus
Titles or roles: historian and herald
Gender: male
Camel, Thomas, fl. until 1695 3 - - Gender: male
Camerarius, fl. 1666 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Camerarius, Joachim, 1534-1598 5 18 - Alternative names: Joachim Camerarius the younger; Ioachim Camerarius II; Kammermeister
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Camerarius, Joachim, 1603-1687 5 25 - Gender: male
Camerarius, Ludwig, 1573-1651 5 352 - Alternative names: Camerarius, Louis; Camerarius, Ludovicus
Titles or roles: Jurist; son of Joachim Camerarius (1534-98); statesman
Gender: male
Camerarius, Ludwig, 1542-1582 - 1 - Gender: male
Camerarius, Philip, 1537-1624 - 1 - Gender: male
Camererer, Johann Rudolf, 1618-1675 - - 1 Alternative names: Camerarius, Johann Rudolph; Kämmerer, Johann Rudolph
Titles or roles: Doctor; Pharmacist
Gender: male
Cameron, Francis, fl. 1711 1 - - Gender: male
Camett, Thomas, fl. 1681 1 - - Gender: male
Caminaeus, Balthasar, d.1613 1 - - Alternative names: Balthasar Caminaeus the elder
Titles or roles: professor in Frankfurt/Oder
Gender: male
Caminer Turra, Elisabetta, 1751-1796 1 - - Titles or roles: Venetian writer; publisher
Gender: female
Campanella, Tommaso, 1568-1639 2 - 13 Alternative names: Campanella, Giovanni Domenico
Titles or roles: Italian philosopher; theologian
Gender: male
Campani, Giuseppe, 1635-1715 3 - 2 Titles or roles: Italian astronomer; lens maker
Gender: male
Campani, Matteo, 1620-1678 3 2 - Titles or roles: Italian inventor, lens maker, and clockmaker; brother of Guiseppe Campani
Gender: male
Campbell, A., fl. 1715-1743 1 34 - Gender: male
Campbell, A., fl. 1737 1 - - Gender: male
Campbell, Archibald, 1629-1685 2 - - Titles or roles: ninth earl of Argyll, executed; politician; clan leader
Gender: male
Campbell, Archibald, 1605-1661 4 - - Titles or roles: marquess of Argyll, executed; nobleman; politician
Gender: male
Campbell, Archibald (Hon.), fl. 1710 - 2 - Gender: male
Campbell, Archibald (Reverend), 1669-1744 195 1 - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal bishop; second son of Lord Neil Campbell (c.1630–92); grandson of Archibald Campbell, marquess of Argyll (1605x7–61)
Gender: male
Campbell, Colin, 1664-1726 - 2 - Alternative names: Campbell, of Achnaba
Titles or roles: Church of Scotland minister; son of Patrick Campbell (known as Patrick Dubh Beg; 1592–1678); mathematician; natural philosopher; antiquary
Gender: male
Campbell, J., 1635-1716 1 - - Titles or roles: D.D.
Gender: male
Campbell, John, 1598-1662 6 2 - Titles or roles: first earl of Loudoun; lord chancellor of Scotland
Gender: male
Campbell, John Chrysostom, fl. 1599-1600 - - 2 Titles or roles: Scottish Capuchin
Gender: male
Campbell, Lachlan, 1675-1707 10 - - Titles or roles: minister of Campbeltown
Gender: male
Campe, Petronella, d.1669 1 - - Titles or roles: Wife of Maurits Huygens, sister-in-law of Constantijn Huygens, and, secondly, wife of Johan Eyckberg (d.1664)
Gender: female
Campion, Abraham, fl. 1687-1700 16 - - Gender: male
Campion, Edward, fl. 1670 1 - - Gender: male
Camstra, Tjalling Homme van, 1664-1727 2 1 - Gender: male
Camusat, Denis Francois, 1695-1732 3 - - Alternative names: Camusatus, Franc. Dionysius; Denis-François Camusat
Titles or roles: French historian
Gender: male
Canabutius, Johannes, d.1600 or before - - 1 Titles or roles: fifteenth-century writer
Gender: male
Canales, Pedro, fl. 1573 - 1 - Alternative names: Pierre Canales
Titles or roles: Secretary to the Duke of Medinaceli
Gender: male
Candler, Philip (Reverend), 1664-1739 1 - - Titles or roles: master of Woodbridge(Suffolk) Grammar School 1670-1688
Gender: male
Candone, Giuseppe, 1636-1701 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary to the Far East
Gender: male
Canisius, Alexander - 1 - Alternative names: Alessandro Canisi
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Canisius, Petrus, 1521-1597 - 3 - Alternative names: Pieter Kanis; Pierre Canisius
Titles or roles: Saint; Doctor of the Church; Head of the Jesuit Order in Germany
Gender: male
Cannegieter, Hendrik, 1691-1770 90 - - Alternative names: Cannegieter, Henry
Titles or roles: historian
Gender: male
Cannell, Joseph, fl. until 1735 1 - - Gender: male
Canne, Mr., fl. 1661 - - 1 Gender: male
Canneti, Giambattista, 1659-1730 1 - - Alternative names: Canneti, Pietro [name in religion]
Titles or roles: Abbot from Ravenna; librarian; correspondent of many Italian scholars including Magliabechi, Arisi, and Crescimbeni
Gender: male
Cann, Robert (Sir), fl. 1679 1 - - Gender: male
Cano, Juan del, fl. 1575 1 - - Alternative names: Jean del Cano
Gender: male
Canon (Mr) (mentioned 1695) - - 1 Gender: male
Canons of the Würzburg Cathedral, fl. 1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Canons of Würzburg Cathedral
Gender: unknown
Cantalupo, Priors of 1 - - Gender: unknown
Cant, Andrew, d.1685 - 1 - Titles or roles: principal of the University of Edinburgh, 1675-85; son of Andrew Cant (1584-1663), Church of Scotland minister
Gender: male
Cantarel, Marguerite de, fl. 1607 1 - - Titles or roles: niece of Joseph Justus Scaliger; daughter of Scaliger's sister, Bertrande, and a cousin of Scaliger's nephew, Joseph Charrier
Gender: female
Canterus, Gulielmus, 1542-1575, fl. 1567 1 - 1 Alternative names: William Canter
Titles or roles: Classical scholar; brother of Theodorus (Dirk) Canterus
Gender: male
Canter, Willem, 1542-1575 1 - - Titles or roles: Classical scholar, humanist, and philologist; from Utrecht
Gender: male
Canterzani, Sebastiano, 1734-1818 1 - - Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, Bologna; astronomer; ember of many scientific academies
Gender: male
Canther, Willem, fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: male
Cantrell, Henry, 1684-1773 14 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Capaccio, Giulio Cesare, 1550-1634 - - 2 Titles or roles: Italian poet; historian
Gender: male
Capel, Arthur, 1632-1683 1 1 1 Titles or roles: first earl of Essex; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland; politician; conspirator
Gender: male
Capel, Arthur, 1604-1649 1 - - Titles or roles: first Baron Capel of Hadham; royalist army officer; politician
Gender: male
Capel, Henry, 1638-1696 2 2 - Titles or roles: politician and government official; Baron Capel of Tewkesbury; son of Arthur Capel, first Baron Capel of Hadham (1604–1649)
Gender: male
Capell, Daniel, b.1660 1 - - Titles or roles: grandson of Capel, Richard (1586–1656), Church of England clergyman and physician; presumably son of Daniel Capel, son of Richard, who moved to Stroud by 1663
Gender: male
Capell, Edward, 1713-1781 1 - - Gender: male
Capellen, Alexander, 1592-1656 6 - - Titles or roles: Dutch member of the Council of State and the States-General; heer van Aartsbergen
Gender: male
Capello, Isuardo, fl. 1581 - 1 - Gender: male
Capel, Louis - - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of theology at Saumur
Gender: male
Capell Somerset, Mary, 1630-1715 - - 1 Alternative names: Mary Seymour, Lady Beauchamp; Mary Capell
Titles or roles: Duchess of Beaufort; English noblewoman, gardener, and botanist; wife of 1) Henry Seymour, Lord Beauchamp, and 2) Henry Somerset, first Duke of Beaufort
Gender: male
Capet, Jehan, d.1599 - 1 - Alternative names: Capetius, Johannes
Titles or roles: Doctor and reader in theology; professor of Philosophy; canon, St Peter's, Lille; born near Lille
Gender: male
Cappel, Aaron, 1560-1620 5 - - Titles or roles: Reformed minister
Gender: male
Cappel, Jacques, 1570-1624 - 2 - Titles or roles: professor of Theology and Hebrew Studies, Sedan, 1594–1624
Gender: male
Cappellari, Giovanni Giuseppe, 1772-1860 1 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Vicenza
Gender: male
Cappel, L., fl. 1612-1613 2 - - Gender: male
Cappel, Louis, 1585-1658 9 1 - Titles or roles: theologian; Professor, Saumur
Gender: male
Capperonnier, Claude, 1671-1744 3 - - Titles or roles: French classical scholar
Gender: male
Capponi, Luigi (Cardinal), 1582-1659 - 1 - Titles or roles: archbishop of Ravenna
Gender: male
Caprara Montecuccoli, Giovanni Battista, 1733-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: Archbishop of Milan; diplomat; Cardinal; Francophile
Gender: male
Capreolus, Johannes, 1380-1440 - - 1 Titles or roles: French philosopher
Gender: male
Caprini, Gianantonio, 1614-1694 1 1 - Alternative names: Giovanni Antonio Caprini
Titles or roles: Jesuit, Rector of Collegio Romano
Gender: male
Caracara, Lucio, fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Caracena, Marquis of, fl. 1659 - 1 - Alternative names: Marques de Caracena
Gender: male
Carafa, Antonio, 1538-1591 - 5 - Alternative names: Caraffa
Titles or roles: Italian Roman Catholic Cardinal
Gender: male
Carafa, Pier Luigi, 1581-1655 1 - - Alternative names: Caraffa; Prince de Carafa
Titles or roles: Cardinal, 1645, and papal nuncio; nuncio in Cologne. 1624–34
Gender: male
Caranzza, Bartolomé, 1503-1576 - - 1 Alternative names: de Miranda,; de Carranza y Miranda
Titles or roles: Spanish theologian and Archbishop of Toledo
Gender: male
Carbonnel, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Carburi, Marino, 1729-1782 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian engineer; studied mathematics, Padua
Gender: male
Carcavi, Pierre de, 1600-1684 27 67 6 Alternative names: Carcavy
Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: male
Cardano, Gerolamo, 1501-1576 - - 4 Alternative names: Cardano, Geronimo; Cardanus, Hieronymus; Girolamo Cardano; Jérôme Cardan; Jerome Cardan
Titles or roles: Italian mathematician, physician, and astrologer
Gender: male
Cardella, Lorenzo, 1734-1822 1 - - Titles or roles: Roman antiquarian; historian; parson of Santi Vincenzo e Anastasio a Trevi, Rome
Gender: male
Cardenas, Alonso de, fl. 1680-1681 1 - - Alternative names: De Cardenas
Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador
Gender: male
Cardenas, Alonso de, fl. 1650 1 1 - Alternative names: De Cardenas, Don Alonso
Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador, in London
Gender: male
Cardinals of the Congregation de Propaganda Fide, fl. 1634 - 1 - Gender: male
Cardonne, de (Mr), fl. until 1689 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Cardonnel, Adam de, 1663-1719 1 - - Alternative names: Cardonel
Titles or roles: administrator; secretary and treasurer to the commissioners for sick and wounded seamen, 1693; secretary to John Churchill, duke of Marlborough
Gender: male
Carducci, Salvatore 1 - - Alternative names: Salvatore Scarducci
Titles or roles: Jesuit, canon at San Agustín?
Gender: male
Cardus, Wenceslaus, fl. 1631 1 - - Gender: male
Carenzone, Niccolò, fl. 1578-1584 1 - - Gender: male
Carew, George (Sir), 1556-1612 1 1 - Titles or roles: Administrator and diplomat
Gender: male
Carew, Richard, 1555-1620 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; poet; M.P. for Mitchell; sheriff of Cornwall, 1586; of Antony, Cornwall
Gender: male
Carew, Richard, fl. 1640-1655 7 - - Gender: male
Carew, Thomas, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Carew, Thomas (fl. before c.1639) 1 - - Gender: male
Careye, Thomas, fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: baily of Guernsey
Gender: male
Carey, Henry, 1526-1596 4 1 - Alternative names: Lord Chamberlain; Lord Hunsdon
Titles or roles: first Baron Hunsdon; courtier; administrator; Lord Chamberlain of Elizabeth I's household
Gender: male
Carey, Henry, 1580-1666 1 1 - Titles or roles: first earl of Dover; father of John Carey, 2nd Earl of Dover (1608-77)
Gender: male
Carinaeus, Nicolaas, d.1563 3 - - Alternative names: Carinaeus, Nicolas
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister in Jenlet or Jennelt, East Frisia
Gender: male
Carion (Dr), fl. 1579-1580 - - 2 Gender: male
Carion, Václav, fl. 1629 - - 2 Alternative names: Caryon, Wenceslaus
Titles or roles: Brethren minister
Gender: male
Carl Christoph von Württemberg (Prinz), d.1650 - - 2 Titles or roles: son of Anna Katharina, Herzogin zu Württemberg und Teck
Gender: male
Carless, Anna Maria (Mrs), 1785-1861 10 - - Alternative names: née Noble; called Maria by her family; M. A. Carless
Gender: female
Carless, Anne Jane, fl. 1794 1 - - Gender: female
Carless, Edward (Reverend), 1780-1833 41 - - Titles or roles: incumbent of Wolstanton, Staffordshire; son of William Carless; son-in-law of Mark Noble (1754-1827); matriculated at Wadham College, Oxford (1800)
Gender: male
Carless, Elizabeth (Miss), 1784-1840 1 - - Alternative names: Carless, Eliza; Attwood, Elizabeth
Titles or roles: wife of politician and currency theorist, Thomas Attwood (1783-1856) (m. 12 May 1806); sister of Reverend Edward Carless (1780-1833)
Gender: female
Carless, Maria (Miss), b.1810, fl. 1819-1826 4 - - Titles or roles: grand-daughter of Mark Noble (1754-1827)
Gender: female
Carless, Mrs, fl. 1811 1 - - Gender: female
Carless, S. (Miss), fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: female
Carless, S. (Mrs), fl. 1811 1 - - Gender: female
Carless, William, fl. 1781 1 - - Gender: male
Carleton, Anne, fl. 1636 1 - - Alternative names: Carlton, Ann
Titles or roles: viscountess Dorchester
Gender: female
Carleton, Dudley, 1574-1632 65 117 5 Titles or roles: Viscount Dorchester; diplomat; letter writer
Gender: male
Carleton, Dudley, 1599-1654 3 1 - Alternative names: Dudley Carleton the younger
Titles or roles: Diplomat; nephew of and secretary to Dudley Carleton, viscount Dorchester (1573–1632)
Gender: male
Carleton, Elizabeth, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: daughter of John Bradley, rector of Cublington (d. 1682)
Gender: female
Carleton, fl. 1628 1 - - Gender: male
Carleton, George, 1557-1628 2 4 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chichester
Gender: male
Carleton, Guy, 1604-1685 24 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Bristol, 1672-1679; bishop of Chichester, 1678-1685
Gender: male
Carleton, Samuel, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Carleton, [?W], fl. 1684 2 - - Titles or roles: English soldier serving in the United Provinces
Gender: male
Carli, Agostino, 1748-1825 - 1 - Alternative names: Il Conte Agostino Carli Rubbi
Titles or roles: Venetian erudit; spent most of his life in Trieste; archivist, San Teodoro, Venice
Gender: male
Carli, Ambrogio, fl. 1757-1767 - - 1 Gender: male
Carlier, Jacques, fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: Minim friar
Gender: male
Carli, Francesco, fl. 1635-1676 9 1 - Titles or roles: Gentleman of Verona
Gender: male
Carli, Gian Rinaldo, 1720-1795 - 2 - Titles or roles: Antiquary; from Capodistria, Italy; educated in Padua; mathematician, econimist, writer, and historian
Gender: male
Carlisle, Nicholas, 1771-1847 8 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; secretary of the Society of Antiquaries
Gender: male
Carlo II di Gonzaga Nevers, 1629-1665 2 - 1 Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua and Montferrat
Gender: male
Carne, Jasper, fl. 1681-1683 2 - - Titles or roles: nonconformist; of Tavistock
Gender: male
Carne, R., fl. 1673 - 1 - Gender: male
Carne, Thomas (Colonel), fl. 1643-1644 2 1 - Alternative names: Colonel Thomas Carne and Deputy Lieutenants of the Isle of Wight
Gender: male
Carney, A., fl. 1756 1 - - Gender: male
Carney, fl. 1689 - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be at The Hague, 1689, and receiving letters at the Black Horse; Doctor of Civil Law
Gender: male
Carniani, Teresa, 1785-1859 1 - - Titles or roles: Florentine poet; scholar; translator from English and French into Italian
Gender: female
Carolis, Pietro de, fl. 1703 1 - - Alternative names: Pietro De Carolis
Gender: male
Carondelet, Jacques de, d.1606 3 - - Alternative names: Carondeletius, Jacobus III; Jacques de Carondelet
Titles or roles: Chancelier and conseiller, Liège, 1588; Friend of Ortelius and Lipsius
Gender: male
Caron, François, 1600-1673 1 - - Alternative names: Caron, Francois
Titles or roles: Official of the East India Company
Gender: male
Caron, Marie, fl. 1687 - 1 - Gender: female
Caron, Suzette, fl. 1669-1689 - 1 - Titles or roles: wife of François de Civille-de la Ferté
Gender: female
Carosio, Matteo, fl. 1610 - 1 - Titles or roles: Physician; astrologer; friend and correspondent of Galileo
Gender: male
Carpenter, ?D. C., fl. 1799-1803 4 1 - Gender: male
Carpenter, J. (Reverend), fl. 1717 1 - - Gender: male
Carpentier, fl. 1731 2 - - Gender: male
Carrafa, Cesare (Don), fl. 1575-1585 3 - - Alternative names: Don Cesare Carrafa
Gender: male
Carre, Pierre, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
Carrick, Lee, fl. 1722-1725 3 1 - Titles or roles: of Middle Temple
Gender: male
Carrick, L. ?, fl. until 1744 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Carringa (Dr), fl. 1570-1571 - - 1 Alternative names: Caminga?
Gender: male
Carrington, Thomas, fl. 1686 - 1 - Gender: male
Carrio, Ludovicus, 1547-1595 1 1 - Alternative names: Carrio, Ludovicus; Carrionus; Cario; Carrion, Louis
Titles or roles: Classical scholar
Gender: male
Carr, William, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: consul at Amsterdam
Gender: male
Carteret, George (Sir), d.1680 1 - - Titles or roles: naval officer and administrator; first baronet
Gender: male
Carteret, John, 1690-1763 1 - - Alternative names: Casterel
Titles or roles: second earl Granville; son of George Carteret, first Baron Carteret (1667–95)
Gender: male
Carter, Henry (Reverend), b.1813 1 - - Titles or roles: rector, Little Wittenham and Long Wittenham, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Carter, John, 1771-1847 1 - - Gender: male
Carter, John, 1554-1635 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Carter, John, 1748-1817 1 - - Titles or roles: Draughtsman and architect; antiquary
Gender: male
Carter, John, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: nephew of James Smith (1604/5–1667), Church of England clergyman and poet
Gender: male
Carter (Mr), fl. 1643 - 1 - Gender: male
Carter (Mrs), fl. 1643 - 1 - Gender: female
Carter, William (Dr), 1714-1799 2 - - Gender: male
Carte, Samuel, 1652-1740 1 1 - Titles or roles: antiquary; Church of England clergyman; vicar of Clifton upon Dunsmore, Warwickshire; divine; author; father of Thomas Carte (1686-1754)
Gender: male
Carte, Thomas, 1686-1754 38 10 1 Titles or roles: historian; son of Samuel Carte (1652–1740)
Gender: male
Cartier, Moses, d.1736, fl. 1683-1736 9 6 - Alternative names: Le Cartier, Moses; Carterius, Moses; Carterium, Mosaius
Titles or roles: M.A. from Christ Church, Oxford, by decree, June 1686; chaplain at Christ Church, Oxford, 1686-1695; rector of Shellingford, Oxfordshire, 1695-1736
Gender: male
Cartwright, Edmund (Reverend), 1743-1823 3 - - Gender: male
Cartwright, Eliza, fl. 1670 1 - - Gender: female
Cartwright, Susanna (Mrs), fl. 1818-1826 26 - - Alternative names: née Kearney
Titles or roles: second wife of Edmund Cartwright (1743-1823); daughter of the Revd Dr John Kearney
Gender: female
Cartwright, Thomas, 1534-1603 1 - 5 Titles or roles: theologian and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Cartwright, Thomas (Dr), 1634-1689 6 2 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chester; prebend of Durham; dean of Ripon; one of the 'High Commissioners for Ecclesiastical Affairs', visiting Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Car, Will (Colonel), fl. 1644 1 - - Gender: male
Carwithen, Thomas, 1669-1736 1 - - Gender: male
Carwright, John, fl. 1638 - - 2 Titles or roles: English merchant based in Russia, trader along the Baltic coast and in Sweden, also London, conveyed tracts from John Dury to Samuel Hartlib from Hamburg in 1638.
Gender: male
Cary, fl. 1727-1729 3 - - Alternative names: Cary fils; Caris, Cary
Titles or roles: writing from Marseilles
Gender: male
Cary, George (Dr), 1650-1711 2 - - Titles or roles: dean of Exeter, 1663-81
Gender: male
Cary, Henry, 1575-1633 3 1 - Alternative names: Carey, Henry
Titles or roles: first Viscount Falkland; lord deputy of Ireland
Gender: male
Cary, John, fl. 1691 1 - - Titles or roles: master of the Buck Hounds
Gender: male
Caryl, Joseph, 1602-1673 - - 1 Titles or roles: Nonconformist divine
Gender: male
Cary, Lucius, 1609-1643 - 1 - Titles or roles: second viscount Falkland; politician; author; son of Henry Cary, first Viscount Falkland (c.1575–1633), and Elizabeth Cary (née Tanfield) (1585–1639); brother of Patrick Cary (c.1624–57)
Gender: male
Cary, Mordecai, d.1751 12 2 - Alternative names: Mordecai Carey
Titles or roles: Bishop of Clonfert (1731); Bishop of Cloyne, & Killala (1735)
Gender: male
Cary, Robert, 1615-1688 1 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; rector of East Portlemouth; chronologer; author of 'Palaeologia chronica', 1678
Gender: male
Casal, Peter, fl. 1606 1 - - Titles or roles: Capuchin friar; secretary to Ferdinand II
Gender: male
Casano, Giorgio, fl. 1628-1658 - 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Naxos
Gender: male
Casant, Georg, 1513-1566 2 - 1 Alternative names: Cassander, Georgius; Cadzand
Titles or roles: eirenic Catholic humanist
Gender: male
Casati, Paolo, 1617-1707 - - 1 Alternative names: Paulus Casatus
Titles or roles: Italian mathematician; professor, Collegio Romano, Rome; author of 'Vacuum Proscriptum' (Genoa, 1649); Jesuit
Gender: male
Casaubon, Isaac, 1559-1614 204 168 15 Alternative names: Casaubonus; Causabon
Titles or roles: classical scholar; ecclesiastical historian
Gender: male
Casaubon, John, fl. 1681-1692 3 1 - Alternative names: Causabon
Titles or roles: surgeon; son of Meric Casaubon (1599-1671); grandson of Isaac Casaubon (1559-1614)
Gender: male
Casaubon, Meric, 1599-1671 91 106 5 Alternative names: Méric; Florence Estienne; Casaubonus; Causabon
Titles or roles: scholar and divine; son of Isaac Casaubon (1559-1614); father of John Casaubon (fl. 1681-92)
Gender: male
Casborn, John, b.1690 1 - - Titles or roles: M.B.
Gender: male
Case, John, d.1600 1 1 - Titles or roles: Philosopher
Gender: male
Caselius, John, 1533-1613 11 7 2 Alternative names: Caselius, Johannes; Johannes Kessel; Johannes Chesselius; Ioannes Caselius
Titles or roles: German humanist, jurist, and philologist; professor of Rhetoric, Rostock; prof. of Philosophy, Helmstedt
Gender: male
Casembroot, Jan Leonart, 1579-1637 14 5 - Alternative names: Caumbrut; Leonard Casembroot
Titles or roles: Secretary and lawyer for the navy
Gender: male
Casembroot, Reinier de, 1575-1650 1 - - Gender: male
Casembroot, Sophia, fl. 1635-1646 1 - - Alternative names: Casembroot, Sophia de
Titles or roles: Daughter of Reinier Casembroot; wife of Jacob de Sille
Gender: female
Case (Mr), fl. 1643-1644 - 1 - Titles or roles: writing at the house of the Lord Mayor of London
Gender: male
Case, Thomas, 1598-1682 2 - - Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister; puritan divine
Gender: male
Casimir, Johann (Pfalzgraf), 1543-1592 7 - 1 Alternative names: Casimir, J. (Baron); Casimir, Johann; Johann Casimir von Simmern, Count Palatine; Johann Kasimir Pfalz, Pfalzgraf
Titles or roles: younger son of Elector Frederick III
Gender: male
Casimiro, Giovanni, fl. 1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Casley, David, 1681-1754 12 2 - Titles or roles: librarian; keeper of the Cotton library
Gender: male
Casnedo, Jean-Baptiste, fl. 1577 - 1 - Titles or roles: Merchant in Rome
Gender: male
Cason, Henry (Sir), fl. 1617-1637 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. fellow commoner from St John's College, Cambridge, 1617; son of Edward Cason; admitted Middle Temple, 1618; knighted, 1629
Gender: male
Cassagnes, Jacques, 1636-1679 2 - - Alternative names: Jacques de Cassagne; Jacques Cassagne; Jacques de Cassaigne
Titles or roles: a founding member of the Académie Française; French clergyman; poet
Gender: male
Cassagnes, Jacques de, fl. 1627 - 2 - Titles or roles: son of Jacques de Cassagnes and Marie Tuffan; uncle of Jacques Cassagne (1636-1679)
Gender: male
Cassellens, Archibald, fl. 1644 7 - - Gender: male
Cassellius, Archibald, fl. 1644-1648 3 - - Alternative names: Casel; Caselius; Cassell
Gender: male
Cassini, Jean Dominique, 1625-1712 40 20 10 Alternative names: Giandomenico Cassini; Jean-Dominique Cassini; Giovanni Domenico Cassini
Titles or roles: Italian/French mathematician, astronomer, engineer, and astrologer
Gender: male
Cassiopijn, Dominicus, fl. 1620-1651 2 - - Titles or roles: lieutenant-colonel; Governor of Geertruidenberg, 1637-1651
Gender: male
Cassius, Christian, 1609-1676 3 4 2 Alternative names: Christiaan; Cassius, Christianus
Gender: male
Cassius, Christian, fl. 1650 - - 1 Gender: male
Cassius, David (mentioned 1649-69) - - 12 Gender: male
Cass ?, P., fl. 1749 1 - - Alternative names: Identity not certain
Gender: male
Castagneres, Monsieur de (mentioned 1690) - - 1 Gender: male
Castelenghi - 1 - Alternative names: Monsieur Le Chevalier Castelenghi; officier au Regiment de Garde de S.A R.le de l'O
Titles or roles: Officer in the guard of the Prince of Orange
Gender: male
Castelhun, Balthasar, fl. 1639 1 - - Gender: male
Castelius, Joannes, 1520-1584 or before 1 - - Alternative names: Jan Casteels; Castelius; Castellus
Titles or roles: Philologist and grammarian; author of 'Epithetorum Farrago' (1573); priest, Zomergem
Gender: male
Castellas, Juan de, fl. 1666 1 - - Gender: male
Castell, Edmund, 1606-1686 15 - 3 Titles or roles: orientalist; lexicographer; semitic scholar
Gender: male
Castell, Elizabeth (Mrs), b.1610 2 - - Titles or roles: widow of Edmund Castell (1606-86), who died January 1686 at Higham Gobion, or Sir Peter Bettesworth, and of James Herris; mother of children from her marriage to James Herris
Gender: female
Castelli, Benedetto, 1578-1643 4 1 - Alternative names: Antonio
Titles or roles: mathematician; Benedictine
Gender: male
Castellio, Sebastian, 1515-1563 - - 2 Alternative names: Sébastien Châteillon; Châtaillon; Castellión; Castello
Titles or roles: French theologian; preacher
Gender: male
Castell, Juan, fl. 1524 - 1 - Gender: male
Castell-Rüdenhausen, Georg Friedrich zu, 1600-1653 - - 1 Gender: male
Castell-Rüdenhausen, Gottfried zu, 1577-1635 - - 1 Gender: male
Castell-Remlingen, Eberhard Friedrich von, 1652-1672 - - 1 Alternative names: Eberhard Friedrich von Castell
Gender: male
Castell, Wolfgang George von, 1610-1668 1 - 21 Gender: male
Castell, Wolfgang von, 1558-1631 - - 2 Titles or roles: Count of Castell-Remlingen
Gender: male
Castelman, John, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Castelnau, Michel de, 1520-1592 1 - - Alternative names: Michel de Castelnau; Mauvissiere
Titles or roles: French soldier; diplomat; ambassador to Queen Elizabeth; Sieur de la Mauvissière
Gender: male
Castelo Branco, João Rodrigues de, 1511-1568 - - 2 Alternative names: Amato Lusitano; Amatus Lusitanus
Titles or roles: Portuguese Jewish physician
Gender: male
Casten Hoofen, C., fl. 1761 1 - - Gender: male
Casti, Giambattista, 1724-1803 1 - - Gender: male
Castiglione, Baldassare, 1478-1529 - - 2 Alternative names: Castiglion, Balthasar; Castilionius, Baltassarius
Titles or roles: Italian diplomat, writer
Gender: male
Castillejo, fl. 1639 - 1 - Titles or roles: Lieutenant
Gender: male
Castillejos, Maurice de, fl. 1654-1668 1 - - Alternative names: Johan Maurice de Castillejos; Johan Maurice de Castillegos
Titles or roles: Captain-Lieutenant and later paymaster of the cavalry company in Dordrecht; colonel of the infantry under the command of Willem Frederik
Gender: male
Castillion, John, d.1689 1 - - Alternative names: Costillion
Titles or roles: Dean of Rochester, 1676-89
Gender: male
Castillion, Thomas, b.1659 4 - - Titles or roles: fellow of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Castle, James (Colonel), fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Castleton, John (Sir), d.1677 1 - - Titles or roles: fellow commoner at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1638; admitted to the Middle Temple 1639-40
Gender: male
Castleton, William, fl. 1642 1 1 - Gender: male
Castol, Jean, 1554-1601 - 2 - Alternative names: Castel
Titles or roles: Calvinist minister of the French Church in London (1582–1601)
Gender: male
Castricomius, Pancratius, 1577-1619 - 2 - Alternative names: Castricus, Pancras
Gender: male
Castricomius, Paul, fl. 1595-1598 9 - - Alternative names: Castrichom, P.
Gender: male
Castrin, François, fl. 1600-1607 7 1 - Alternative names: Castrin, Francois
Titles or roles: in Paris; friend of Carolus Labbaeus
Gender: male
Castro, Gaspar de - 1 - Alternative names: Gaspar de Castro
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Juan Luis Vives, so active before Vives's death in 1540
Gender: male
Castro, Jean de, 1540-1611 1 - - Titles or roles: Lutenist; composer from Liège; choirmaster to the chapel of Jean-Guillaume, prince of Juliers, Clèves, and Berg (c. 1580)
Gender: male
Castro, Judocus a, fl. 1632 - 1 - Alternative names: Judocus a Castro
Titles or roles: in Malines, 1632
Gender: male
Castro, Nocolaas de, 1503-1573 - - 1 Alternative names: Nicolaas a Castro
Titles or roles: First and last Bishop of Middlelburg, 1561-73
Gender: male
Caswell, John, 1655-1712 - 3 21 Titles or roles: Savilian professor of astronomy, University of Oxford, 1708-12; son of Clement Caswell of Crookhorne, Somersetshire; admitted servitor, Wadham College, Oxford, 1671; vice-principal of Hart Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Casy, Mick, fl. 1706 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner
Gender: male
Catalano, Abram, fl. 1560-1566 - - 1 Alternative names: Abram Catalano
Titles or roles: Sepharad Jew; living in Ferrara, 1660s
Gender: male
Catelan (Abbe), fl. 1681-1684 6 - 1 Gender: male
Catelan, François de, fl. 1686 6 - - Alternative names: Catelan, Francois de
Titles or roles: writing to Pierre Bayle from Paris, 1686
Gender: male
Catel, Guillaume de, 1560-1626 - 7 1 Alternative names: Cattel; Guillaume de Catel
Titles or roles: conseiller, Parlement de Toulouse
Gender: male
Catelyn, Neville (Sir), fl. 1672 1 - - Gender: male
Cater, Johannes, 1593-1657 - 1 - Alternative names: Caterus; Cater, Johannes de; Johan de Kater
Titles or roles: Jesuit; poet
Gender: male
Cater, Samuel, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: Quaker; prisoner in Ely gaol
Gender: male
Catesbye, Clifton, fl. 1640-1642 2 2 - Alternative names: Catesby
Titles or roles: son of George Catesbye; possibly brother or father of Bridget Catesby (d.1681) , wife of John Palmer (1612-79)
Gender: male
Catesbye, George, fl. 1640-1650 4 2 - Alternative names: Catesby
Titles or roles: father of Clifton Catesby
Gender: male
Catesby, John, fl. 1654-1655 2 - - Titles or roles: brother of Mary Beale (fl. 1660), and brother or brother-in-law of Palmer (possibly John Palmer?); writing from Barbados
Gender: male
Catesby (Mrs), fl. 1654-1660 - 2 - Titles or roles: mother of John Catesby, and of Mary Beale
Gender: female
Catesby, nephew of Thomas Catesby, fl. 1686-1687 - 1 - Titles or roles: nephew of Thomas Catesby of Whiston, Northants who d.1699
Gender: male
Catesby, Susan, fl. 1678 1 - - Gender: female
Catesby, Thomas, d.1699 1 - - Titles or roles: of Whiston, Northants; father of Mary, wife of Hon. Henry Paget (1663-1743)
Gender: male
Catherall, Samuel, fl. 1729 1 - - Alternative names: Samuel Catherall, the younger
Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Catherine of Braganza, Queen Consort of Charles II of England, 1606-1705 - - 1 Titles or roles: Queen Consort of Charles II
Gender: female
Catherine of Brandenburg, 1604-1649 - 1 1 Alternative names: Brandenburgi Katalin
Titles or roles: ruler of Transylvania from 1629-1630; daughter of John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg
Gender: female
Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin, 1549-1602 1 - - Alternative names: Catherine of Brandenburg-Kustrin
Titles or roles: Electress of Brandenburg; wife of Joachim III Frederick, Elector of Brandenburg
Gender: female
Cats, Jacob, 1577-1660 11 21 1 Alternative names: Catsius, Jacobus
Titles or roles: Dutch poet, humorist, jurist and politician
Gender: male
Cats, Karel, fl. 1650 1 - - Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Cattier, Philippe, fl. 1648-1650 1 - - Alternative names: Cattierus, Philippus
Gender: male
Catulle, André, 1586-1667 1 - - Titles or roles: Canon in Bruges, official in Tournai, professor at the college in Vaulx near Louvain, playwright
Gender: male
Catzius, Jac., fl. 1642-1644 - 2 - Gender: male
Catzius, Jo, fl. 1643 - 1 - Gender: male
Cau, Bonifacius, 1594-1661 1 3 - Titles or roles: Bailiff of Vlissingen
Gender: male
Cauchius, Antonius (Dr), b.1530 - - 1 Alternative names: Cuyck, Anthony van
Titles or roles: LL.D. of Utrecht; apostolic nuncio; Member of Utrecht town council
Gender: male
Cauchon, Louis, 1602-1662 - 2 - Alternative names: Hesselin
Titles or roles: sieur de Condé; royal councillor ('conseiller'); royal treasurer ('maître de la chambre aux deniers'); patron and collector of art
Gender: male
Caucius, Antoine, b.1530 - 1 - Alternative names: Caucius, Antonius; Cauchius; Cuyck, Anthony van; Cauchie, Antoine
Titles or roles: Writer of French grammar book (1571) and Latin grammar book (1581) published by Plantin; philologist; friend of Justus Lipsius
Gender: male
Cau, Ingelinus, fl. 1661 - 1 - Gender: male
Caulfeild, James, 1728-1799 3 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Charlemont; politician; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Caulfield (Mrs), fl. 1684-1685 - 1 - Gender: female
Caurian, Ottavo 1 - - Titles or roles: Imperial or Habsburg Master of the Horse
Gender: male
Caus, Baron de, fl. 1659 - - 1 Alternative names: Chaos, Baron de; Kaues
Gender: male
Caussin, Nicolas, 1581-1651 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Cavalca, Domenico, 1270-1342 - - 1 Alternative names: Cavalca, Dominicus; Chavalcha, Domenico
Titles or roles: Italian writer
Gender: male
Cavalieri, Bonaventura, 1598-1647 27 5 2 Alternative names: Francesco
Titles or roles: mathematician; Jesuate
Gender: male
Cavalli, Simone, 1724-1792 - 1 - Titles or roles: Venetian diplomat; amateur scientist; admirer of English manufacture and trade
Gender: male
Cavallo, Tiberio, 1749-1809 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physicist and natural philosopher; born in Naples; resident in London from 1771; Fellow of the Royal Society; Bakerian lecturer, 1780–92
Gender: male
Cave, Edward, 1691-1754 3 1 - Titles or roles: printer
Gender: male
Cavendish, Charles, 1620-1643 - 1 - Titles or roles: on Grand Tour, 1638; royalist army officer; son of William Cavendish, second earl of Devonshire (1590–1628), and Christian Cavendish (1595–1675)
Gender: male
Cavendish, Charles, 1594-1654 36 22 1 Alternative names: Sir Charles
Titles or roles: mathematician; English Member of Parliament; patron of philosophers and mathematicians; younger brother of William Cavendish (1592-1676)
Gender: male
Cavendish, Charles (Sir), 1553-1617 6 - - Titles or roles: Son of Bess of Hardwick
Gender: male
Cavendish, Christian (Lady), 1595-1675 - 1 1 Alternative names: née Bruce; Cavendish, Christiana
Titles or roles: countess of Devonshire; royalist noblewoman; sister of Thomas Bruce, Lord Elgin; mother of Cavendish, Charles (1620–1643)
Gender: female
Cavendish, Elizabeth, 1555-1582 2 - 1 Alternative names: née Cavendish; Elizabeth Stuart (married name)
Titles or roles: daughter of Bess of Hardwick and William Cavendish; wife of Charles Stuart, first earl of Lennox; mother of Arabella Stuart
Gender: female
Cavendish, ?F. Spencer, fl. 1806 1 - - Gender: male
Cavendish, George (Lord), 1728-1794 2 2 - Titles or roles: politican; second son of William Cavendish, third duke of Devonshire (1698–1755)
Gender: male
Cavendish, Grace, 1579-1625 1 - - Alternative names: neé Talbot
Titles or roles: daughter of George Talbot, sixth earl of Shrewsbury; wife of Henry Cavendish
Gender: female
Cavendish, Henry, 1550-1616 5 - - Alternative names: soldier and traveller; eldest son of Bess of Hardwick and Sir William Cavendish
Gender: male
Cavendish, Henry, 1731-1810 2 1 1 Titles or roles: Natural philosopher
Gender: male
Cavendish, John (Lord), 1732-1796 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; fourth son of William Cavendish, third duke of Devonshire (1698–1755)
Gender: male
Cavendish, Margaret, 1623-1673 4 4 - Alternative names: née Lucas
Titles or roles: Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne; English writer and scientist
Gender: female
Cavendish, Richard, d.1601 2 - - Alternative names: Caundishe, Richard
Gender: male
Cavendish, William, 1592-1676 2 9 - Titles or roles: First duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; writer; patron; royalist army officer
Gender: male
Cavendish, William, 1617-1684 1 1 - Titles or roles: third earl of Devonshire; son of Sir William Cavendish, second earl of Devonshire (1590–1628), and Christian Cavendish (1595–1675); brother of Charles Cavendish (1620–43)
Gender: male
Cavendish, William, 1641-1707 - 1 1 Titles or roles: politician; fourth Earl of Devonshire and first Duke (cr.1694); styled Lord Cavendish of Hardwick until 1684; F.R.S., 1663; pupil of Henry Oldenburg
Gender: male
Cavendish, William, 1551-1626 5 2 - Titles or roles: English nobleman; first earl of Devonshire; second son of Bess of Hardwick
Gender: male
Cavendish, William (Sir), 1508-1557 1 - - Titles or roles: administrator
Gender: male
Cave, Richard (Sir), d.1645 1 - - Titles or roles: Palatine agent at the Stuart court (1635–40), and at the French court (May–July 1640); member of the Long Parliament
Gender: male
Cave, Thomas, fl. 1634 1 - - Gender: male
Cave, Thomas (Sir), 1737-1780 1 - - Titles or roles: 6th baronet of Stanford Hall, Leicestershire near Stanford on Avon, Northamptonshire
Gender: male
Cave, William (Dr), 1637-1713 26 7 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; patristic scholar; vicar of Islington, Middlesex, 1662-91; vicar, Isleworth, 1690-1713; canon of Windsor
Gender: male
Cavina, Pietro Maria, 1637-1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Chancellor of Faenza interested in astronomy and local history
Gender: male
Cawdrey, Zachary, 1618-1684 6 - - Alternative names: Cawdry, Zachary
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of Barthomley, Chesire
Gender: male
Cayas, Gabriel de, fl. 1563-1589 7 125 - Alternative names: De Cayas, Gabriel; Ҫayas, Gabriel de; Gabrieli Zayae
Titles or roles: secretary to Philip II, from 1563
Gender: male
Cay, Jabez, d.1702 15 - - Alternative names: Cay, John
Titles or roles: mineralogist; Newcastle physician; husband of Dorothy Gilpin (1668–1708)
Gender: male
Cay, Robert, d.1754 7 3 - Titles or roles: Chemist
Gender: male
Caze, César, 1641-1718 5 1 - Alternative names: Caze, Cesar
Titles or roles: sieur d’Harmonville et du Vernay
Gender: male
Cazré, Pierre de, 1589-1664 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, rector of college in Dijon, author of a polemic with Gassendi
Gender: male
Cecil, Anne (Lady), b.1650 1 1 - Alternative names: née Anne Cavendish
Titles or roles: wife of John Cecil, fifth earl of Exeter (c.1648-1700); daughter of William Cavendish, third earl of Devonshire
Gender: female
Cecil, Edward, 1572-1638 4 2 - Alternative names: Cecyl
Titles or roles: first Viscount Wimbledon; English colonel in the service of the Dutch States; politician
Gender: male
Cecil, Elizabeth, fl. 1640 - 1 - Titles or roles: Lady Cecil; daughter of Edward Cecil, first viscount of Wimbledon
Gender: female
Cecil, John, 1648-1700 1 1 - Titles or roles: fifth earl of Exeter; son of John Cecil, fourth earl of Exeter (1628-1678)
Gender: male
Cecil, Mildred, 1526-1589 2 - - Alternative names: née Mildred Cooke
Titles or roles: noblewoman and scholar; Lady Burghley; wife of William Cecil, first Baron Burghley (1520-98); daughter of Sir Anthony Cooke (1505–76)
Gender: female
Cecil, Robert, 1563-1612 12 58 2 Titles or roles: first earl of Salisbury, Viscount Cranborne; politician and courtier; Lord High Treasurer; Lord Provost of England
Gender: male
Cecil, William, 1566-1640 3 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Exeter; son of Thomas Cecil, first earl of Exeter (1542-1623); grandson of William Cecil, first Baron Burghley (1520/21–1598)
Gender: male
Cecil, William, 1520-1598 11 76 2 Alternative names: Burleigh
Titles or roles: Lord Burghley; first Baron Burghley; Lord High Treasurer; royal minister
Gender: male
Cecil, William, fl. 1692 2 2 - Titles or roles: son of John Cecil, fifth earl of Exeter (c. 1648-1700)
Gender: male
Ceely, Thomas (Colonel), fl. 1645 1 - - Titles or roles: Governor of Lyme
Gender: male
Ceinglein, Marie Patoillat, épouse de, d.1684 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of Gabriel de Ceinglein
Gender: female
Cellarius, Andreas, 1595-1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: German astronomer and mathematician
Gender: male
Cellini, Cosimo, fl. 1740-1750 - - 1 Titles or roles: Doctor of law, University of Pisa
Gender: male
Cellius, Johann Erhard, 1633-1675 - - 2 Titles or roles: Evangelical Theologian
Gender: male
Cellius, Johann Erhard, 1575-1627 - - 2 Alternative names: Cellius, Johannes-Erhardus
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Cellius, Johann Erhard, 1603-1635 - - 1 Alternative names: Cell, Johann Erhard
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Cellius, Johannes Anastasius, 1620-1685 - - 2 Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Ceni-Massoni, Eufrosina, fl. 1820-1829 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian translator of Virgil from Latin into Italian
Gender: female
Centellas, Juan Antonio 8 3 - Titles or roles: Marquis de Centellas, counsel of Aragon
Gender: male
Centelles Riusech de Urrea, Serafin de, d.1536 - 1 - Alternative names: Serafin de Centelles Riusech de Urrea
Titles or roles: Count of Oliva [Conde de Oliva]
Gender: male
Centurio, Cristoforo, fl. 1648-1654 15 - - Alternative names: Christoforo Centurio
Titles or roles: Catholic convert
Gender: male
Centurio, Marco Agapito, fl. 1648 2 2 - Gender: male
Cepello, Galcerano, fl. 1528 - 1 - Titles or roles: Relative of Juan Luis Vives
Gender: male
Cephas, Petrus, fl. 1633 4 - 1 Gender: male
Cerati, Gaspare (Monsignor), 1690-1769 1 - - Titles or roles: Oratorian priest; from Parma and lived in Rome
Gender: male
Ceruti (Abate) - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned 1731
Gender: male
Cerutus, Federicus, 1541-1611 - 1 - Titles or roles: collector of manuscripts; head of school in Verona
Gender: male
Cervieri, Pietro, fl. 1633-1658 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician to the cardinal Giovanni Carlo d'Medici
Gender: male
Cesarotti, Melchiorre, 1730-1808 - 2 - Titles or roles: Paduan scholar, linguist, and poet; Proessor of Rhetorics at the Seminar, Padua; translator; professor of Hebrew, University of Padua
Gender: male
Ceschi di Santa Croce, Antonio, 1618-1656 5 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary in India
Gender: male
Cesi, Frederico Angelo, 1585-1630 - - 1 Titles or roles: Italian scientist, naturalist, and founder of the Accademia dei Lincei
Gender: male
Cestone, Diacinto, 1637-1718 2 - - Alternative names: Cestone, D'iacinto; Giacinto Cestoni
Titles or roles: Italian naturalist
Gender: male
Ceulen, Ludolph van, 1540-1610 - - 1 Titles or roles: German-Dutch mathematician from Hildesheim
Gender: male
Chabert (Monsieur), fl. 1626-1628 - 5 - Titles or roles: lawyer, in Toulon
Gender: male
Chabrey, fl. 1647 1 - - Titles or roles: Syndic of Geneva
Gender: male
Chacón, Alfonso, 1530-1599 - - 1 Alternative names: Chacon; Ciaconi; Ciaconus; Ciacconius; Giaccone
Titles or roles: Spanish Dominican scholar in Rome
Gender: male
Chacon, Pedro, 1525-1581 - 1 - Alternative names: Ciacconius
Titles or roles: Jesuit; scientific writer
Gender: male
Chadd (Mr), fl. 1727 - 1 - Gender: male
Chaderton, Laurence - - 1 Alternative names: Chatterton, Laurence
Titles or roles: Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1584-1622.
Gender: male
Chaderton, William, 1540-1608 - 5 - Titles or roles: Bishop of Chester, 1579–95; Bishop of Lincoln, 1595–1608; Lady Margaret Professor of Divinity, 1567-69, and Regius Professor of Divinity, Cambridge, 1569-80
Gender: male
Chaffaut, Adam, fl. 1613 - 1 - Alternative names: Dom Adam Chaffaut
Titles or roles: Almoner, Cluny; Secretaire de la chambre abbatiale de Cluny
Gender: male
Chalas, fl. 1634-1638 - 2 - Alternative names: de Chalas
Titles or roles: Tutor of Frederick of Nassau
Gender: male
Chalkhill, John, b.1599 2 - - Gender: male
Challette, Jean, 1581-1643 - 1 - Alternative names: Challettes
Titles or roles: French portrait painter
Gender: male
Challoner, Luke, 1550-1613 1 3 - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland clergyman; vice-provost of Trinity College, Dublin; father-in-law of James Ussher (1581-1656)
Gender: male
Chaloner, Edward, fl. 1622 1 - - Gender: male
Chaloner, Hannah, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: female
Chaloner, Thomas (Colonel), 1595-1660 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; regicide; commissioner appointed to examine the conduct of the commanders in the engagement with the Dutch
Gender: male
Chaloner, Thomas (Sir), 1563-1615 3 - 2 Alternative names: Challoner, Thomas
Titles or roles: English chemist; courtier
Gender: male
Chamard, Am., fl. 1679 1 1 - Gender: unknown
Chamberlaine, John, fl. 1709 - 1 - Gender: male
Chamberlaine, Thomas, fl. 1682 1 - - Titles or roles: poulterer, of Gracechurch Street, London
Gender: male
Chamberlain, John, fl. 1715 - 2 - Gender: male
Chamberlayne, Edward (Dr), 1616-1703 21 16 2 Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Chamberlayne, George, fl. 1724 1 - - Gender: male
Chamberlayne, John, 1668-1723 29 6 - Titles or roles: translator; literary editor; of Petty France, Westminster
Gender: male
Chamberlayne, Martin, fl. 1688 1 - - Alternative names: Martin Chamberlain
Titles or roles: vicar of St Mary's, Willesden
Gender: male
Chamberlayne, Thomas, fl. 1695-1696 1 - - Titles or roles: consul at Messina
Gender: male
Chamberlen, Hugh (Dr), 1630-1720 3 - - Alternative names: Hugh Chamberlen, the elder
Titles or roles: physician; economist; son of Peter Chamberlen (1601–83), and Jane Myddelton
Gender: male
Chamberlen, Peter (Dr), 1601-1683 9 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Chamberlen, Peter, fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Chambermayd, J., fl. 1625 1 - - Alternative names: Chambermayn; Chamberlain [?]
Gender: male
Chambers, Charles, d.1746 1 - - Alternative names: Chambres
Titles or roles: vicar of Dartford, 1718-46
Gender: male
Chambers, Humphrey, 1599-1662 - 2 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Chambers, John, 1780-1839 2 - - Titles or roles: biographer; antiquary
Gender: male
Chambers, Peter, fl. 1648 - - 1 Titles or roles: Merchant in Stockholm
Gender: male
Chambers, Robert (Sir), 1737-1803 1 - - Gender: male
Chambers, William, fl. 1577 1 - - Titles or roles: steward to Sir Philip Boteler (fl. 1577)
Gender: male
Chambers, William, fl. 1723-1739 61 1 - Alternative names: William Chambers, the younger
Titles or roles: son of Chambers, William, the elder (fl. 1723)
Gender: male
Chambers, William, fl. 1723 1 - - Alternative names: William Chambers, the elder
Titles or roles: of Hull; father of Chambers, William, the younger (fl. 1723-39)
Gender: male
Chambon, Albert, fl. 1655-1656 1 1 - Gender: male
Chambonières, Andre Champion, d.1670 - 2 - Alternative names: Chambonieres, Andre Champion; de Chambonières
Titles or roles: French musician
Gender: male
Chambrun, Jacques Pineton, d.1689 9 23 - Titles or roles: Dutch preacher
Gender: male
Chambrun, Jacques Pineton, fl. 1609-1638 4 1 - Titles or roles: Dutch preacher
Gender: male
Chamier, Daniel, 1564-1621 2 - 1 Alternative names: Chamerius
Titles or roles: French Huguenot minister; professor at Montauban; founder of the Academy of Montpellier
Gender: male
Champagne, Alexandre August des Villates de, 1653-1723 1 - - Alternative names: Champagne, Alexandre August des Villates, baron de
Gender: male
Champante, fl. 1730-1731 - 1 - Titles or roles: sister of Samuel Champante (b. 1668)
Gender: female
Champante, John, b.1662 - 1 - Alternative names: Champant
Titles or roles: son of Sir John Champante (1623–1712); adm. Fell.Com., Magdalene, Cambridge; adm. Lincoln's Inn, 22 September 1678
Gender: male
Champante, John, fl. 1708 1 - - Titles or roles: brother of Lucy Champante (fl. 1708); writing from Vienna
Gender: male
Champante, John, fl. 1704-1710 1 3 - Alternative names: J. C.; Mr Champante; Champantie
Titles or roles: writing from Bloomsbury
Gender: male
Champante, John (Sir), 1625-1712 - 7 - Alternative names: Champanty; Ciampanti [family name]
Titles or roles: of St Andrew's, Holborn; father of John (b.1662), Samuel (b.1666), and Henry (b.1669)
Gender: male
Champante, Lucy, fl. 1708 - 1 - Titles or roles: sister of Champante, John (fl. 1708) writing from Vienna
Gender: female
Champante (Mrs), fl. 1717 - 1 - Gender: female
Champante, Samuel, b.1668 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Sir John Champante (1625–1712); adm. pens., Magdalene College, Cambridge, 1684; adm. at the Middle Temple, Jan. 1, 1686-7
Gender: male
Champernoune, Charles, d.1711 4 - - Titles or roles: rector of Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire
Gender: male
Champneys, William, fl. until 1701 - 1 - Gender: male
Champy, Hubert de, fl. 1701 - 1 - Titles or roles: Seigneur des Clouzeaux; Intendent des Marines de Brest
Gender: male
Chancey, Tobias (Esquire) (mentioned 1684) - - 1 Gender: male
Chandieu, Antoine de la Roche, 1534-1591 1 - - Alternative names: Sadeel; Zamariel; Theopsaltes
Titles or roles: Reformed theologian; poet; diplomat
Gender: male
Chandler, Daniel, fl. 1706 1 - - Gender: male
Chandler, Eben, fl. 1724 2 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Chandler, Henry, fl. 1713-1714 2 1 - Titles or roles: nonconformist divine
Gender: male
Chandler, Samuel, 1693-1766 1 4 - Titles or roles: dissenting minister and theologian
Gender: male
Chanut, Martial, d.1695 - - 1 Titles or roles: Abbe d'Issoire
Gender: male
Chanut, Pierre-Hector, 1601-1662 11 19 1 Alternative names: Pierre Chanut; Chanutus, Petrus; Chanut, Pierre Hector
Titles or roles: French diplomat in Sweden and the Netherlands
Gender: male
Chapelain, Jean, 1595-1674 111 41 1 Titles or roles: French poet; founding member of L'Académie française
Gender: male
Chapelle Bessé, Henri, d.1694 2 2 - Alternative names: le sieur de La Chapelle; Henri Bessé; Besset; Henri Bessé de La Chapelle
Gender: male
Chaplyn, William, fl. 1667 - 1 - Titles or roles: Servant of Sir Richard Temple, 3rd Baronet (1634-1697)
Gender: male
Chapman, Alice, fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: female
Chapman, E. (Reverend), d.1744 3 - - Gender: male
Chapman, fl. 1705 - 1 - Titles or roles: minister at Buckingham
Gender: male
Chapman, John (Reverend), 1705-1784 1 - - Titles or roles: theologian; classical scholar
Gender: male
Chapman, Robert, fl. 1680-1681 1 - - Gender: male
Chapone, [Hatty], fl. 1750-1753 - - 3 Titles or roles: Presumed daughter of Sarah Chapone
Gender: female
Chapone, Hester (Mrs) ?, 1721-1801 1 - - Alternative names: née Mulso
Titles or roles: writer; daughter-in-law of Sarah Chapone (1699-1764)
Gender: female
Chapone, Jacky - - 3 Titles or roles: Presumed daughter of Sarah Chapone
Gender: female
Chapone, John, d.1759 - - 8 Alternative names: Mr Chapone; Mr Chapon; Mr Capon
Titles or roles: Clergyman; husband of Sarah Chapone
Gender: male
Chapone, John (II), 1728-1761 - - 5 Titles or roles: Solicitor, affiliated with Clement's Inn; husband of Hester Chapone
Gender: male
Chapone, Sally, fl. 1751-1752 - - 6 Titles or roles: Daughter of John and Sarah Chapone
Gender: female
Chapone, Sarah, 1699-1764 29 1 11 Alternative names: née Kirkham; Capon, Sarah; Chapon, Sarah; Chapone, Sarah or Sally (junior); Chopon
Titles or roles: author
Gender: female
Chappell, William, 1582-1649 - - 1 Alternative names: Chappel; Chapple
Gender: male
Chappuis, Jean 1 - - Alternative names: Ioannes Chappuius
Gender: male
Chappuzeau, Samuel, 1625-1701 1 - - Titles or roles: French scholar; author; tutor to Prince William III of Orange
Gender: male
Charas, Moyse, 1619-1698 9 8 2 Alternative names: Charas, Moise; Charas, Moïse
Titles or roles: Apothecary, in Paris
Gender: male
Chardin, John (Sir), 1643-1712 3 1 - Alternative names: Jean Chardin
Titles or roles: traveller; merchant
Gender: male
Chardius (Mr), fl. 1653 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch merchant known to Pierre Daniel Huet
Gender: male
Charke, William, d.1617 3 - - Alternative names: William Charke; Charcus
Titles or roles: English Puritan cleric and controversialist; Writing from London to Ortelius, 1582-84
Gender: male
Charlan, Abbé, fl. 1686 1 - - Titles or roles: Tutor to Louis-Alexanre Bontemps
Gender: male
Charles Emmanuel I, 1562-1630 - 1 3 Alternative names: Carlo Emanuele di Savoia; Sabaudia, Carolus Emmanuel Pius de
Titles or roles: Duke of Savoy, 1580-1630
Gender: male
Charles Emmanuel II, 1634-1675 1 - 1 Alternative names: Carlo Emanuele II di Savoia
Titles or roles: Duke of Savoy; son of Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy, and Christine Marie of France
Gender: male
Charles (fl. c.1647) - - 1 Titles or roles: Scribe of John Dury, c. 1647
Gender: male
Charles Frederick I of Müsterberg-Oels (Duke), 1593-1647 - 1 2 Alternative names: Karl Friedrich Herzog von Müsterberg-Oels; Karel Bedřich z Minstrberka; Karl Friedrich I. von Podiebrad
Gender: male
Charles II, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland, 1630-1685 25 28 20 Alternative names: Carolus II, rex Angliae; Mrs Browen [pseud.]
Titles or roles: King of England, Scotland, and Ireland; Prince of Wales, 1638-41
Gender: male
Charles II of Spain, 1661-1700 2 2 - Alternative names: Carlo II
Titles or roles: King of Spain
Gender: male
Charles I, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland, 1600-1649 38 40 44 Titles or roles: King of England, Scotland, and Ireland
Gender: male
Charles IV of Lorraine, 1604-1675 - 2 2 Alternative names: Charles IV, duc de Lorraine; Vaudemont, Karel IV of
Titles or roles: Duke of Lorraine
Gender: male
Charles IX, King of France, 1550-1574 2 - 1 Titles or roles: King of France; third son of Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici; husband of Elisabeth of Austria (1554-92); father of Marie Elisabeth of Valois and of Charles, Duke of Angoulême (illegitimate; with Marie Touchet)
Gender: male
Charles, Lambert, d.1625 1 - - Titles or roles: Colonel (1602); governor of Nijmegen
Gender: male
Charles, Samuel, fl. 1657-1662 - - 1 Titles or roles: Vicar of Mickleover, Derbyshire, from 29 July 1657 until his ejection in 1662
Gender: male
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558 2 2 21 Alternative names: Charles I of Spain; Carolus; Karlo V
Titles or roles: Holy Roman Emperor; King of Germany; King of Italy; King of Spain; Lord of the Netherlands; Count Palatine of Burgundy
Gender: male
Charles, William, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Charles XI, King of Sweden, 1655-1697 2 - - Titles or roles: Carl XI; Karl XI
Gender: male
Charleton, George, 1557-1628 - 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chichester
Gender: male
Charleton, Walter, 1620-1707 3 1 1 Titles or roles: physician; natural philosopher; physician-in-ordinary to Charles I and Charles II; fellow of the Royal Society; fellow of the College of Physicians
Gender: male
Charlett, Arthur, 1620-1700 5 29 5 Alternative names: Arthur Charlett the elder
Titles or roles: rector of Collingbourne Ducis, Wiltshire, 1666-1701; matric. Trinity College, Oxford, 1639; father of Arthur Charlett (1655-1722); brother of John Charlett
Gender: male
Charlett, Arthur (Reverend), 1655-1722 168 3069 - Titles or roles: Master of University College, Oxford, 1692-1722; fellow of Trinity College, Oxford; D.D.
Gender: male
Charlet, Étienne, 1570-1652 - 4 - Titles or roles: Jesuit; professor of theology, La Flèche, 1606; rector, La Flèche, 1608-1616
Gender: male
Charlotte Brabantina of Nassau, 1580-1631 - 18 - Alternative names: Charlotte Brabantina von Oranien-Nassau; Charlotte Brabantina van Nassau
Gender: female
Charna, Baron de, fl. 1636 - 1 - Alternative names: de Charna, Baron
Gender: male
Charnely, Emerson, fl. 1816 - - 1 Titles or roles: Newcastle-based bookseller
Gender: male
Charnes, Jean-Antoine de, abbé, fl. 1697 2 - - Alternative names: Abbé de Charnes; Decharnes
Titles or roles: Abbot; author; private tutor to one of the sons of Louvois; Dean, Benedictine Abbey of Saint-André de Villeneuve-lès-Avignon
Gender: male
Charnock, Stephen, 1628-1680 1 - - Titles or roles: nonconformist minister
Gender: male
Charnock, Thomas, 1516-1581 - - 1 Titles or roles: Alchemist and occultist
Gender: male
Charpentier, fl. 1657 - - 1 Titles or roles: Merchant of Lombardy resident in Paris
Gender: male
Charpentier, François, 1620-1702 1 - - Titles or roles: French archaeologist and man of letters
Gender: male
Charteris, Francis, 1665-1732 1 1 - Titles or roles: gambler and rake
Gender: male
Chartraire, Jean-François-Gabriel-Bénigne, 1713-1760 3 - - Alternative names: Chartraire de Bourbonne
Titles or roles: marquis de Bourbonne; baron de Loisy; President and conseiller, parlement de Bourgogne
Gender: male
Chastaudey, fl. 1648 - 1 - Alternative names: Duc de Chastaudey
Titles or roles: hertog van Chastaudey
Gender: male
Chasteigner de La Roche-Posay, Henri-Louis, 1577-1651 8 - - Alternative names: Chasteigner, Henri Louis
Titles or roles: son of Louis Chasteigner (1535-1595); bishop of Poitiers, 1612; tutored by Joseph Justus Scaliger
Gender: male
Chasteigner de La Roche-Posay, Louis, 1535-1595 4 1 - Alternative names: Chasteigner père, Louis
Titles or roles: Comte d'Abain; member of Henri III's privy council
Gender: male
Chastelain, Pierre, fl. 1563 1 - - Titles or roles: Silkweaver; elder of the French Church in London
Gender: male
Chastelier, Jean, fl. 1571-1629 2 - - Alternative names: Chastellier
Titles or roles: Jesuit; rector of La Flèche (1604–1607, 1620–1629)
Gender: male
Chateauneuf, archdeacon of, fl. 1658 - 1 - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Chateauneuf
Gender: male
Chateauvieux, Daniel Favre, 1626-1696 2 12 - Alternative names: Chateauvieux, Daniel Favre (senior); Daniel Favre Chateauvieux, the elder
Titles or roles: correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon; married to Aymée de Jaucourt; member of Reformed church
Gender: male
Chattey, John, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Chattock, Christopher, b.1786, fl. 1811-1814 2 - - Titles or roles: nephew of Mark Noble (1754-1827)
Gender: male
Chattock, Richard, fl. 1782-1790 4 - - Gender: male
Chattock, Richard (Mrs) 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of Richard Chattock
Gender: female
Chattock, Sarah (Mrs), b.1756 16 - - Alternative names: née Noble (apparently married to Thomas Chattock in 1777)
Titles or roles: sister of Mark Noble (1754-1827)
Gender: female
Chattock York, Sarah, b.1783, fl. 1819 1 - - Alternative names: née Chattock (apparently married Luke York in 1805)
Titles or roles: a niece of Mark Noble (1754-1827)
Gender: female
Chauncy, Charles (Reverend), 1592-1672 2 - - Titles or roles: minister in America; college head; president, Harvard College, U.S.A., 1654-72
Gender: male
Chauncy, Henry (Sir), 1632-1719 2 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; antiquary
Gender: male
Chaworth, Charles, fl. 1768 1 - - Gender: male
Chaworth, George, 1569-1639 2 - - Titles or roles: gentleman servant to Arbella Stuart; gentleman of the Privy Chamber
Gender: male
Chaworth, Richard, 1603-1672 1 - - Titles or roles: of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Cheek, Thomas, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Cheffontaines, Christophe de, 1512-1595 - 3 - Alternative names: Christophe a Capite Fontium; Christophe de Penfentenyo; Capite Fontium; Penfenteniou; Penfeunteuniou
Titles or roles: Minister general of the Franciscan order
Gender: male
Chelsum, James, 1738-1801 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; D.D.
Gender: male
Chemnitius, Johann, fl. 1650 - - 1 Alternative names: Chemnitz
Gender: male
Chemnitz, Bogislaus Philipp von, 1605-1678 2 - 1 Alternative names: Chemnitius, Bogislaus Philippus; Chemnitz, Bogislaf Philipp von; Lapide, Hippolitus a (Pseudonym)
Titles or roles: Historian
Gender: male
Chemnitz, Martin, 1522-1586 - - 2 Alternative names: Kemnitz, Martin; Chemnizius, Martinus; Chemnitius, Martinus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Cheney, John, fl. 1682-1683 2 - - Gender: male
Cheney, Thomas, fl. 1711 1 - - Gender: male
Chenney (Dr), fl. 1665 1 - - Gender: male
Cherry, Francis, 1667-1713 29 64 - Titles or roles: non-juror; antiquary; of Shottesbrooke, Berkshire
Gender: male
Cherry, H.? F.?, fl. 1711 1 - - Gender: male
Cherry, Margaret, fl. 1706 1 - - Gender: female
Cherry, Mary, fl. 1706-1709 4 - - Titles or roles: sister of Thomas Cherry (bap.1683-d.1706); niece of William Cherry (1632-1705); cousin of Francis Cherry (1667-1713)
Gender: female
Cherry, Thomas, 1683-1706 18 4 - Titles or roles: cousin of Francis Cherry (1667-1713); nephew of William Charry (c.1632-1705); friend of Thomas Hearne; curate, Witney, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Cherry, Thomas (Reverend), fl. 1793 1 - - Gender: male
Cherry, William, 1632-1705 3 - - Titles or roles: lawyer; father of Francis Cherry (1667-1713); uncle of Thomas Cherry (1683-1706) and Mary Cherry (fl. 1706-09)
Gender: male
Cheselden, William, 1688-1752 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon; anatomist
Gender: male
Chesne, du, fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: male
Chesne, Etienne, fl. 1699 1 - - Alternative names: Chêne; Chaisne; M. Chesne l'aîné; Etienne Chêne l'aîné
Titles or roles: Lawyer, parliament of Dijon
Gender: male
Chesnel, Friedrich, fl. 1641 1 - - Alternative names: Chesnel, Fridericus
Gender: male
Chester, P., fl. 1684 12 5 - Gender: male
Chest, Thomas, fl. 1728 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Chepstow
Gender: male
Chetham, Isabell, fl. 1666-1684 1 - - Alternative names: Jsabell
Gender: female
Chetwind, John, 1623-1692 1 - - Alternative names: Chetwynd
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; son of Edward Chetwynd (1576/7–1639)
Gender: male
Chetwood, J., fl. 1765-1808 6 - - Alternative names: Chetwode (possibly)
Gender: male
Chetwood, Knightly, 1650-1720 1 - - Titles or roles: dean of Gloucester
Gender: male
Chevalier, Monsieur Le - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified Monsieur Le Chevalier
Gender: male
Chevert, François de, 1695-1769 1 - - Titles or roles: French general
Gender: male
Chevrières, Melchior Mitte, 1586-1649 1 1 - Gender: male
Cheyne, George, 1671-1743 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician; proto-psychologist; philosopher; mathematician
Gender: male
Cheynell (Mr) (mentioned 1648) - - 1 Gender: male
Cheyne, William, 1657-1728 4 - - Titles or roles: second Viscount Newhaven
Gender: male
Cheyney, Thomas, d.1755 3 - - Gender: male
Chiaranda, Giovanni Paolo, fl. 1654 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Chicheley, Thomas (Sir), 1614-1699 1 1 - Titles or roles: politician and administrator
Gender: male
Chichester, Arthur, 1606-1675 4 - - Alternative names: Donegall; Chicester
Titles or roles: first earl of Donegal
Gender: male
Chichester, fl. 1822 - 1 - Gender: male
Chichester, P., fl. 1788 1 - - Gender: male
Chickeley, John, b.1678 3 - - Titles or roles: fellow of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Chieppio, Annibal, 1563-1623 2 41 - Alternative names: conseiller Annibal Chieppio; Chieppo
Titles or roles: secretary to the Duke of Mantua
Gender: male
Chièze (Madame) 1 1 - Alternative names: Chieze
Gender: female
Chiffinch, William, fl. 1677-1678 1 - - Gender: male
Chifflet, Jean-Jacques, 1588-1660 1 16 2 Alternative names: Chifflet, Jean Jacques
Titles or roles: French physician, antiquary and archaeologist
Gender: male
Chifflet, Philippe, 1597-1657 9 7 - Alternative names: äbbé de Balerne
Titles or roles: Brother of Jean Jacques Chifflet; abbé de Balerne; chaplain to Infanta Isabella; friend of Balthesar Moretus
Gender: male
Chifflet, Pierre-François, 1592-1682 1 - - Alternative names: Chiflet, Francois
Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of Hebrew and rhetoric in Vienna, keeper of medals of the King of France, author
Gender: male
Chigi, Flavio, 1631-1693 - 2 - Titles or roles: Italian Catholic Cardinal,Duke of Ariccia,Cardinal-Nephew to Pope Alexander VII
Gender: male
Childerley, John, 1565-1645 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of Shenfield, Essex
Gender: male
Childe, Timothy, fl. 1702-1704 11 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Childrey, Joshua, 1625-1670 14 7 1 Titles or roles: antiquary; astrologer
Gender: male
Child, Robert, 1613-1654 29 1 5 Titles or roles: physician; agriculturist
Gender: male
Child, S., fl. 1708 2 - - Gender: male
Child, William, 1606-1697 - - 1 Titles or roles: composer and organist
Gender: male
Chilhaud, de 1 - - Gender: unknown
Chilinski, fl. 1660 - - 1 Alternative names: Chilinsky
Gender: male
Chillingworth, William, 1602-1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Chiminello, Vincenzo, 1741-1815 1 - - Titles or roles: Paduan astronomer
Gender: male
Chisenhale, Elizabeth, fl. 1688 1 - - Titles or roles: daughter of Colonel Richard Spencer
Gender: female
Chishull, Edmund, 1671-1733 11 2 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary; prebend of Mapesbury in St Paul's; rector of Southchurch, near Walthamstow
Gender: male
Chisolm, fl. until 1803 1 - - Gender: male
Chiswell, Richard, 1639-1711 - 27 - Alternative names: Richard Chiswell, the elder
Titles or roles: bookseller and stationer
Gender: male
Chièze, Sebastien, 1625-1679 52 31 - Alternative names: Chieze
Titles or roles: Member of the Orange parliament
Gender: male
Chmelík, Tomáš, fl. 1670 - - 1 Alternative names: Chmelík, Tomas
Titles or roles: Comenius's scribe
Gender: male
Ch. (Mr), fl. 1638 - - 1 Gender: male
Chocqueel, Magdalena, fl. 1689 2 - - Alternative names: Magd Chocqudel; Chocqudel, Magd'; Chocqudel, Magd.; Chocqueel, Magd'
Gender: female
Chodníček, Jan, d.1670 - 1 3 Alternative names: Chodnicius, Johannes
Gender: male
Chodowicz, Jerzy, fl. 1650 - - 1 Titles or roles: Pastor of church in Orzesków
Gender: male
Chodowiecki, fl. 1649 - - 2 Gender: male
Choiseul-Praslin, Isabelle, d.1677 - 1 - Titles or roles: Daughter of César, duc de Choiseul, sieur du Plessis-Praslin; wife of Henri I de Guénegaud
Gender: female
Choisny, fl. 1585 1 - - Gender: male
Cholmeley, Henry (Sir), fl. 1647-1648 2 - - Gender: male
Cholmeley, Hugh (Sir) (fl. before 1689/90) 2 - - Gender: male
Cholmeley (Mrs), fl. 1732-1734 - 2 - Gender: female
Cholmondeley, Francis, 1636-1713 - 1 - Titles or roles: Mathematician; M.P. for Newton
Gender: male
Cholmondeley, Ro., fl. until 1735 1 - - Gender: male
Cholmondeley, Seymour, 1690-1739 9 1 - Gender: male
Cholmondeley, Thomas, fl. 1698 1 - - Gender: male
Cholmondley, Noah, fl. 1721 1 - - Titles or roles: godson of Henry Newman
Gender: male
Cholwich, John Burridge, 1753-1807 1 - - Gender: male
Chorez, Daniel (fl. 1655) - - 3 Titles or roles: Manufacturer of optics in Paris.
Gender: male
Chotard, fl. 1685 2 - - Titles or roles: writing to Pierre Bayle from Bordeaux, 1686
Gender: unknown
Chouet, Jean-Robert, 1642-1731 12 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of Philosophy, Saumur, 1664–9; Professor of Philosophy, Geneva, 1669–86; son of Pierre, printer in Geneva, and Renée Tronchin, daughter of theologian Théodore Tronchin
Gender: male
Chovet, Jacques, b.1550 1 - - Alternative names: Jacques Covettus; Chouet; Choue
Titles or roles: professor of theology, Basel; French, religious exile in Switzerland
Gender: male
Chrestien, Claude, b.1567 2 - - Titles or roles: avocat au parlement de Paris; son of florent Chrestien; husband of Marie Gobelin
Gender: male
Chrestien, Florent, 1541-1596 4 3 - Alternative names: Chrétien; Quintus Septimius Florens Christianus
Titles or roles: tutor to Henri of Navarre (Henri iv); librarian; satirist and Latin poet
Gender: male
Christ Church, Oxford, member of, fl. 1687-1688 - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified member of Christ Church, Oxford
Titles or roles: of Christ Church, Oxford, 1687/8
Gender: male
Christenius, Joannes, 1599-1672 6 2 - Alternative names: Christenius, Johann; Christenius, John
Titles or roles: Jurist
Gender: male
Christensen, Anders (Dr), 1551-1606 - 1 - Titles or roles: Rector, University of Copenhagen
Gender: male
Christian Albrecht, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, 1641-1695 - 18 1 Alternative names: Christian Albert
Titles or roles: Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, 1659-1695; Prince-Bishop of Lübeck, 1655-1666
Gender: male
Christian August, Count Palatine of Sulzbach, 1622-1708 1 - 1 Alternative names: Augustus
Gender: male
Christian August, Prince of Holstein, 1635-1699 9 - - Titles or roles: Identity uncertain - most probably August von Schleswig-Holstein-Norburg-Plön
Gender: male
Christian I, Elector of Saxony, 1560-1591 - 1 - Alternative names: Christian I., Sachsen, Churfürst; Christian, Sachsen, Herzog; Christian I., Saxony, Duke; Christian I., Saxony, Elector; Christian I., Saxonia, Elector
Titles or roles: Elector of Saxony, 1586-1591; son of Elector Augustus of Saxony and Anna of Denmark
Gender: male
Christian I, Pfalz-Birkenfeld-Bischweiler (Pfalzgraf), 1598-1654 - - 1 Gender: male
Christian IV, King of Denmark and Norway, 1577-1648 10 12 13 Alternative names: Christianus IV; Kristian IV; Christian Firtal; Christian Kvart
Titles or roles: King of Denmark, reigned 1588-1648
Gender: male
Christian Ludwig I. Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Herzog), 1623-1692 - - 3 Alternative names: Christian Ludwig I., Mecklenburg, Herzog; Christian Louis I., Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Herzog; Christianus Ludovicus I., Megapolitanus, Dux
Gender: male
Christian, Prince of Denmark, 1603-1647 - 1 - Titles or roles: Prince-Elect of Denmark from 1610
Gender: male
Christianson, C., fl. 1696 1 1 - Gender: male
Christian V, King of Denmark and Norway, 1646-1699 2 6 1 Titles or roles: King of Denmark and Norway, reigned 1670–99
Gender: male
Christian von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg, 1627-1675 - 2 6 Titles or roles: Graf von Hohenlohe; younger son of Graf Georg Friedrich (1595-1635)
Gender: male
Christian Wilhelm, Markgraf von Brandenburg, fl. 1600 - - 4 Gender: male
Christie, Daniel B. (Captain), fl. 1785-1790 6 3 - Gender: male
Christina, Queen of Sweden, 1626-1689 106 105 32 Alternative names: Kristina Augusta; Christina Alexandra; Christina of Sweden; Queen Christina; Christine de Suède
Titles or roles: Queen regnant of Sweden; countess Dohna; daughter of Gustavus Adolphus (1594-1632) and Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg
Gender: female
Christine Marie de France, 1606-1663 - 4 - Alternative names: Christine Marie of France
Titles or roles: Duchess of Savoy; wife of Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy
Gender: female
Christmann, Gottlieb, fl. 1628 - 1 - Gender: male
Christmann, Jacob, 1554-1613 3 - - Alternative names: Ioannisbergensis; Christmann, Jacob; Christmann, Jacobus
Titles or roles: German Orientalist; astronomer
Gender: male
Christmann, Wolfgang Jakob, 1597-1631 - - 1 Alternative names: Christmann, Wolfgang Jacob; Christmannus, Wolfgangus Jacobus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Christof, Georgius, fl. 1657 - - 1 Gender: male
Christophorus, Johannes, fl. 1638 - - 1 Gender: male
Christoph [unidentified] 1 - - Gender: male
Chrysostomus, Joannes, fl. 1629 - - 2 Titles or roles: Brethren minister
Gender: male
Chrysostomus, Johannes (Father), fl. 1647 - - 2 Titles or roles: Augustine priest; head of the library of the monastery of San Giovanni a Carbonara
Gender: male
Châteillon, Sébastien, 1515-1563 - - 2 Alternative names: Chateillon, Sebastien; Chasteillon, Sebastianus; Chasteillon, Sébastien; Castiglione, Sebastian; Castelio, Sebastianus
Titles or roles: Theologian; Humanist
Gender: male
Chubb, Thomas, 1679-1747 1 - - Titles or roles: Religious tract writer
Gender: male
Chudleigh, Mary (Lady), 1656-1710 2 - - Alternative names: née Lee
Titles or roles: poet and essayist
Gender: female
Chudleigh, T. 1 - 1 Gender: male
Churchil, Abel, d.1728 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Churchill, Awnsham, 1658-1728 33 - - Titles or roles: bookseller; politician
Gender: male
Churchill, F., fl. 1710-1711 - 1 - Gender: male
Churchill, John, 1650-1722 4 - 1 Titles or roles: first duke of Marlborough; army officer; politician
Gender: male
Churchill (Mr), fl. 1694 - 1 - Gender: male
Churchill, Sarah, 1660-1744 5 2 - Alternative names: née Jenyns; Jennings
Titles or roles: duchess of Marlborough; politician and courtier; wife of John Churchill, first duke of Marlborough (1650-1722); niece and patron of Martin Lister (1639-1712)
Gender: female
Church, Joseph, fl. 1645-1669 1 1 - Titles or roles: Admitted sizar at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1645; matriculated 1647l B.A. 1648–9; M.A. 1652; of Middlesex; vicar of All Saints', Hertford, 1654–60; rector of St Catharine Coleman, London, 1660–62; author of 'Christian's Daily Monitor' (1669)
Gender: male
Church Minister, Graz, fl. 1597 - 1 - Alternative names: Church Minister of Graz; Das Kirchenministerium in Graz
Gender: male
Chute, John, 1701-1776 - 12 26 Titles or roles: Architect
Gender: male
Chyliński, Samuel Bogusław, d.1668 4 2 1 Alternative names: Bogüslaus; Boguslaus, Sam, of Chyllinski; Chylinnski, Samuel Boguslaw
Gender: male
Chytraeus, David, 1530-1600 8 2 1 Alternative names: Chyträus; Kochhafe; Kochhaf
Titles or roles: Lutheran
Gender: male
Chytraeus, Nathan, 1543-1598 2 - - Alternative names: Nathanael Kochhaff; Kochhafe; Chyträus
Titles or roles: Protestant theologian, poet, philologist, and professor at University of Rostock
Gender: male
Chézaud, Aimé, 1604-1664 16 - - Alternative names: Aime Chezaud
Titles or roles: Jesuit in Aleppo, controversialist, resident in New Julfa near Isfahan
Gender: male
Ciampoli, Giovanni, 1589-1643 - - 1 Alternative names: Giovanni Battista Ciampoli; Johannes Ciampolus
Titles or roles: Italian poet, humanist
Gender: male
Ciaparenius, Raphael, fl. 1600 - 1 - Gender: male
Ciermans, Johannes, 1602-1648 3 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit, traveler to China, astronomer, geographer; student of Gregorius Saint-Vincent
Gender: male
Cifford, Thomas (Baron), 1630-1673 - 1 1 Titles or roles: first baron Clifford of Chudleigh; English statesman and politician
Gender: male
Cignaroli, Gianbettino, 1706-1770 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian painter; from Verona
Gender: male
Cimenes, R., fl. 1647 - 1 - Titles or roles: marquis de Cimenes
Gender: male
Cinelli Calvoli, Giovanni, 1625-1706 1 - - Alternative names: Cinelli, Gio; Cinelli, Giovanni
Titles or roles: Italian physician, scientist and author
Gender: male
Ciofano, Ercole, d.1592 5 4 - Alternative names: Hercule Ciofano; Hercules Ciofanus Sulmonensis; Ciofanus, Hercules; Ciafano
Titles or roles: Scholar; writer; based in Rome; published by Plantin
Gender: male
Circlerus, Laurent, 1534-1598 7 1 - Titles or roles: Silesian, son of the mayor of the city of Goldberg; educated at Wittenberg under Melanchthon; rector of the School of Brzeg
Gender: male
Cirillo, Nicola, 1671-1735 4 5 - Alternative names: Niccolò Cyrillo; Niccolò Cirillo
Titles or roles: Professor of Medicine, Naples
Gender: male
Cisfanus (Mr), fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Nicolaas Heinsius
Gender: male
Cittarbone, D., fl. 1659 1 - - Gender: male
Civalard, Louis-François, 1733-1805 2 - - Gender: male
C., J. 1 - - Alternative names: J.C.
Titles or roles: of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
C., J., fl. 1636 1 - - Alternative names: J. C.
Gender: male
C., J., fl. 1709-1717 1 - - Alternative names: J. C.
Titles or roles: wholesale druggist, the Green Dragon, Newgate Street, London
Gender: male
C., J. (pseudonym) - 1 - Alternative names: J. C.
Titles or roles: 'Coll. Reg.'
Gender: male
Clagett, Nicholas, 1685-1746 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Exeter, 1742-46; bishop of St David's, Pembrokeshire, 1732
Gender: male
Clagett, William, 1646-1688 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; D.D.
Gender: male
Clajus, Johannes, 1535-1592 - - 1 Alternative names: Clay
Titles or roles: German theologian, grammarian, pedagogue
Gender: male
Clant, Aletta, fl. 1690 1 - - Gender: female
Clant tot Stedum, Adriaan, 1600-1660 1 - - Titles or roles: member of the States-General
Gender: male
Clarges, Thomas (Sir), 1617-1695 11 3 5 Titles or roles: politician
Gender: male
Clark (Dr), fl. 1713 - 1 - Gender: male
Clarke, C., d.1840 3 1 - Gender: male
Clarke, Edward, 1649-1710 7 7 - Alternative names: Clark, Edward; Edward the Grave; Standard Clarke
Titles or roles: politician; husband of Mary Clarke [née Jepp], letter writer; father of eleven children, including Jack who was apprenticed to Benjamin Furly
Gender: male
Clarke, George, 1661-1736 84 3 - Alternative names: Clark
Titles or roles: Politician; architect; fellow of All Souls, Oxford; M.P. for Oxford University; D.C.L.; Lords Commissioners for the Admiralty (1710–14)
Gender: male
Clarke, G., fl. 1740 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Godfrey, 1714-1774 4 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Henry, fl. 1678 1 - - Titles or roles: writing from Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Clarke, Henry, fl. 1780 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Clarke, J., fl. 1729 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, J., fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, John, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: alderman, Bury St Edmunds
Gender: male
Clarke, John, fl. 1789-1792 8 - - Gender: male
Clarke, John, fl. 1724 - 1 - Gender: male
Clarke, John, fl. 1733 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Clarke, J. (Reverend), fl. 1784 1 - - Gender: male
Clark, Elizabeth, fl. 1705 1 - - Gender: female
Clarke, Mary (Mrs), d.1705 - 1 - Alternative names: née Jepp
Titles or roles: letter writer; wife of Edward Clarke, (c.1649–1710), politician; mother of eleven children, including Jack who was apprenticed to Benjamin Furly
Gender: female
Clarke, Richard, fl. 1783 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Robert, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, 1675-1729 1 2 - Titles or roles: theologian and philosopher; metaphyscian
Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, 1624-1669 3 4 4 Titles or roles: orientalist; first architypographus or controller of the Oxford University press; superior bedel of law, Oxford
Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, 1599-1682 1 - - Titles or roles: clergyman; ejected minister; biographer
Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, 1626-1701 17 - - Titles or roles: nonconformist minister; biblical scholar
Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Samuel, fl. 1771-1774 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Clarke, T., fl. 1790 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Thomas, fl. 1719-1720 3 - - Gender: male
Clarke, Timothy, d.1672 5 - - Titles or roles: physician; M.D., Oxford, 1652; physician-in-ordinary to Charles II, 1668; listed in the first Royal Society council, 1663
Gender: male
Clarke, William, fl. 1732 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, William, fl. 1690-1691 2 - - Gender: male
Clarke, William, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, William, fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Alternative names: William Clarke of Lichfield
Titles or roles: of Lichfield; Ashmole's servant until 1645
Gender: male
Clarke, William (Reverend), 1696-1771 1 - - Gender: male
Clarke, William (Sir), 1623-1666 6 - - Titles or roles: secretary of war; military administrator
Gender: male
Clark, George (Mr) (mentioned 1688) - - 2 Gender: male
Clark, John, fl. 1731 1 - - Titles or roles: apothecary in High Wycombe
Gender: male
Clark, John, fl. 1728-1734 6 2 - Alternative names: Clarke
Gender: male
Clark, Phoebe, fl. 1723 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin; wife of William Clark
Gender: female
Clarkson, Robert, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Clarkson, Thomas, 1760-1846 - - 1 Titles or roles: English abolitionist and campaigner against the slave trade
Gender: male
Clark, W., fl. 1698 1 - - Gender: male
Clark, William, fl. 1723 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin; husband of Phoebe Clark
Gender: male
Clary-Aldringen, Johann Markus Georg von, 1638-1700 - 1 - Gender: male
Claude, Isaac, 1653-1695 2 - - Titles or roles: French protestant writer; theologian
Gender: male
Claude, Jean, 1619-1687 1 1 2 Titles or roles: French protestant; polemical writer; preacher, Paris
Gender: male
Claudianus, Joannes, fl. 1629 - - 2 Titles or roles: Brethren minister
Gender: male
Clavell, Robert (fl. 1689) - - 1 Titles or roles: warden of the Company of Stationers
Gender: male
Clavell, Walter, fl. 1717-1730 12 - - Gender: male
Clavering, Robert, 1675-1747 6 - - Titles or roles: orientalist; bishop of Peterborough
Gender: male
Clavio, Isidoro, fl. 1530-1548 - - 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of Foligno; author of geographical works
Gender: male
Clavière, Étienne de, d.1622 1 - - Alternative names: Claviger, Stephanus; Claverius; de Clavière
Titles or roles: principal of the Collège de Sens; advocat au Parlement de Paris
Gender: male
Clavius, Christopher, 1538-1612 2 4 2 Alternative names: Clavius, Christoph; Clau, Christoph; Schlüssel, Christoph; Clavius, Christophorus
Titles or roles: German Jesuit mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Clay, Hercules, d.1632 1 - - Titles or roles: Servant of Bess of Hardwick
Gender: male
Clay, Matthew, fl. 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Claymond, John, 1468-1537 - 2 1 Titles or roles: First president of Corpus Christi College, Oxford; president of Magdalen College, Oxford, 1507– 1516
Gender: male
Clayton (brother of John Clayton), fl. 1688 - 1 - Titles or roles: brother of John Clayton (fl. 1688)
Gender: male
Clayton, John, 1709-1773 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; fellow of Manchester collegiate church, 1760
Gender: male
Clayton, John, fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Clayton, Laurence, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Clayton, Richard (Dr), 1603-1676 2 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of University College, Oxford; canon of Salisbury cathedral
Gender: male
Clayton, Richard (Dr), d.1612 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dean of Peterborough, 1612; master of Magdalene College, Cambridge, and of St John's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Clayton, Robert, fl. 1684 - 1 - Gender: male
Clayton, T. (Major), fl. 1664 1 - - Gender: male
Cleator, Francis, fl. 1758-1759 3 - - Gender: male
Cleaver, Elizabeth (Mrs), fl. 1679 - 1 - Gender: female
Cleeve, Edward, fl. 1710 1 - - Gender: male
Cleeve, John, fl. 1716-1717 2 - - Titles or roles: merchant, of London; soap boiler
Gender: male
Cleghorn, George, 1716-1789 1 21 - Titles or roles: Doctor
Gender: male
Cleisten, fl. 1637 - - 1 Titles or roles: Youthful scholar, known to Hartlib and Hausmann
Gender: male
Cleist, Ewald von, fl. 1646-1647 2 - - Titles or roles: German diplomat (Brandenburg)
Gender: male
Cleland, ?J., fl. 1758 1 - - Gender: male
Clemens, Abraham, fl. 1643-1650 - - 9 Titles or roles: Tradesman in Danzig
Gender: male
Clemens, Venceslaus, 1589-1637 23 1 1 Alternative names: Wenceslaus; Wenceslas; Venceslasius; Clement; Zebracius; Zebrakius; Klement Žebrácký, Václav; Clemens, Vaclav Zebracky
Gender: male
Clement, Ant., fl. 1656 4 - - Gender: male
Clement, Antoine, d.1657 1 - - Titles or roles: Scholar
Gender: male
Clementinus, Daniel (mentioned 1637) - - 1 Gender: male
Clements, Henry, fl. 1711-1718 3 1 - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Clements (Mr) (mentioned 1691) - - 1 Gender: male
Clement VIII - - 3 Alternative names: Ippolito Aldobrandini
Titles or roles: Pope, 30 January 1592 - 3 March 1605
Gender: male
Clement VII (Pope), 1478-1534 - - 3 Alternative names: Pope Clement VII; Clemens VII; Klement VII; Giulio di Giuliano de' Medici; Giulio de' Medici
Titles or roles: Pope (19 November 1523 – 25 September 1534)
Gender: male
Clement X, 1590-1676 - 1 - Alternative names: Emilio Bonaventura Altieri
Titles or roles: Pope 1670-76
Gender: male
Clement XI (Pope), 1649-1721 2 - - Alternative names: Giovanni-Francesco Albani
Titles or roles: Pope 1700-1721
Gender: male
Clemyson, Thomas, fl. 1621-1626 2 - - Gender: male
Clendon, John, fl. 1667 - 1 - Gender: male
Clephane, John, 1701-1758 - 3 - Titles or roles: Scottish physician
Gender: male
Clerck, Charles de, fl. 1577 1 - - Titles or roles: Cousin to Jean Moretus; god-father to Nicholas van Egmont; metalwork trader at Antwerp
Gender: male
Clericus, Joannes, 1639-1713 2 - - Gender: male
Clerke, Gilbert, 1626-1697 1 - - Titles or roles: English mathematician, natural philosopher and Socinian theological writer
Gender: male
Clerke, Henry, 1621-1687 2 - - Titles or roles: physician; F.R.S.; president of Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Clerke, John, 1717-1790 - 1 3 Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Clerke, John, fl. 1671 1 - - Gender: male
Clerke, Thomas, b.1585 14 - 1 Gender: male
Clerke, Wylde, fl. 1678-1692 6 1 - Gender: male
Clerk, John (Sir), 1676-1755 1 - - Titles or roles: politician and antiquary; one of the barons to the Exchequer, Scotland
Gender: male
Clerk of the Treasury, fl. 1688 - 1 - Alternative names: Treasure, Clerk of
Gender: male
Clerk, William, d.1655, fl. 1625 1 - - Alternative names: Clerke, William
Titles or roles: Civil lawyer
Gender: male
Clermont 1 - - Gender: male
Clermont, God., fl. 1723 1 - - Gender: male
Clerselier, Claude, 1614-1686 5 16 4 Titles or roles: French editor
Gender: male
Clerville, Louis Nicolas, d.1677 - 1 - Alternative names: Louis Nicolas de Clerville; Louis Nicolas, chevalier de Clerville
Titles or roles: Military engineer; maréchal de camp
Gender: male
Cleveland, John, 1613-1658 1 - - Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Cliborn (Mr) (fl. 1613-25) - - 1 Titles or roles: Chaplain to Christopher Hampton, archbishop of Armagh
Gender: male
Clifford, Abraham, 1628-1675 37 6 - Titles or roles: M.D.; tutor of Thomas Wharton (1648-1715)
Gender: male
Clifford, Anne (Lady), 1590-1676 16 26 1 Alternative names: Sackville, Anne (first married name); Herbert, Anne (second married name)
Titles or roles: diarist and noblewoman; countess of Pembroke, Dorset and Montgomery
Gender: female
Clifford, Elizabeth (Baroness), 1613-1691 4 3 1 Alternative names: Countess of Cork; Lady Burlington; Baroness Clifford; Boyle, Elizabeth; née Clifford
Titles or roles: Baroness Clifford; daughter of Henry Clifford, 5th earl of Cumberland and Lady Frances Cecil; wife of Richard Boyle, second earl of Cork (1612–1698)
Gender: male
Clifford, George, 1558-1605 12 20 - Titles or roles: third earl of Cumberland; courtier and privateer
Gender: unknown
Clifford, (Hon. Mrs), fl. until 1796 1 - - Gender: female
Clifford, Margaret, 1560-1616 95 36 1 Alternative names: née Russell
Titles or roles: countess of Cumberland
Gender: female
Clifford, T., fl. 1640 1 - - Titles or roles: possibly cousin of Philip Wharton (1613-96)
Gender: male
Clifton, Lawrence, fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Clifton, mother of Lawrence Clifton, fl. 1643 - 1 - Gender: female
Clignet, Henri, fl. 1644 1 - - Gender: male
Clinch, William (Dr), fl. 1715-1734 11 1 - Gender: male
Clinge, Bernhard, 1584-1648 1 - - Titles or roles: mayor of Rostock
Gender: male
Clinge, Reinout, fl. 1670-1703 1 - - Alternative names: Reinout Klinge
Titles or roles: Member of the Syndic of Groningen; mayor of Groningen (1686–7, 1690–1, 1694–5, 1698–9, 1702–03)
Gender: male
Clive, Richard, fl. 1763 1 - - Gender: male
Clément, Nicolas, fl. 1583 1 - - Alternative names: Nicolas Clément; Nicolas Clement; Nicolas Clement de Treille
Titles or roles: writing from Paris to Ortelius, 1583; historian of Lorraine
Gender: male
Cölmer, Clement, fl. 1650 - 1 - Gender: male
Cloaks, Isaac (mentioned 1703) - - 1 Gender: male
Cloaks, son of Isaac Cloaks (mentioned 1703) - - 1 Gender: male
Clobery, John (Sir ), 1624-1687 1 - - Titles or roles: Aide-de-camp to General Monk
Gender: male
Clodius, Frederick, 1629-1702 20 18 64 Alternative names: Clodius, Friedrich; Claudius; Klod; Clod; Kloth
Titles or roles: physician and alchemist; husband of Mary Hartlib; son-in-law of Samuel Hartlib
Gender: male
Clodius, Johannes, 1584-1660 1 - 1 Alternative names: Clodh; Kloth; Clodi
Titles or roles: Court Gardner to Friedrich III of Schleswig (1625-1660) in Gottorf; father of Friedrich Clodius (1629-c. 1670)
Gender: male
Clodius, Mary, d.1668 - - 2 Alternative names: née Hartlib
Titles or roles: married Fridrich Clodius, 1653
Gender: female
Cloeck, Pieter, 1589-1667 - 1 - Gender: male
Clogie, Alexander (Reverend), 1614-1698 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and biographer; vicar of Wigmore, Herefordshire
Gender: male
Clootwijck, Johanna, fl. 1635 1 - - Titles or roles: wife, and subsequently widow, of van Thomas Brouart
Gender: female
Cloppenburg, Johan, 1592-1652 2 2 - Alternative names: Cloppenburgius, Johannes; Cloppenborg, John; Cloppenburg, Johan
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Clopton, Anthony, b.1593 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Childrey, Berkshire, 1631; matric. Corpus Christi College, Oxford, 1606
Gender: male
Clossy, Samuel, 1724-1786 1 - - Titles or roles: Anatomist
Gender: male
Clotworthy, John (Sir), d.1665 - - 2 Gender: male
Clotworthy, Margaret, fl. 1638-1683 1 - - Alternative names: née Jones
Titles or roles: sister-in-law to Katherine Jones, Lady Ranelagh; niece by marriage to Dorothy (King) Moore Dury
Gender: female
Clouet, François, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: Chaplain
Gender: male
Clough, John, d.1764 - 1 - Titles or roles: vicar of Ashford, Kent, 1721-64
Gender: male
Clubbe, William, 1745-1814 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; poet
Gender: male
Clusius, Carolus, 1526-1609 11 14 - Alternative names: Charles de l'Écluse; Charles de L'Escluse
Titles or roles: seigneur de Watènes; Flemish doctor and botanist; professor of Botany, Leiden University
Gender: male
Clutterbuck, Robert, 1772-1831 2 - - Titles or roles: local historian; landowner; of Watford House, High Street, Watford, Hertfordshire
Gender: male
Clutton, Joseph, fl. 1726 1 - - Titles or roles: botanist; apothecary; chymist; possibly a Quaker; of Holborn, London
Gender: male
Cluverius, Philipp, 1580-1622 9 2 1 Alternative names: Philippus Cluverius; S. Cluverius; Philipp Clüver; Klüwer; Cluwer,; Cluvier; Philippi Cluverii
Titles or roles: Geographer and historian; Librarian, University of Leiden
Gender: male
Clüver, Detlev, d.1708 10 5 - Alternative names: Cluver, Detlev; Cluvier, Detlev; Cluever
Titles or roles: German mathematician and philosopher
Gender: male
Clyfford (Mrs), fl. until 1780 - 1 - Alternative names: Signora Clyfford
Gender: female
Cnöffel, Andreas, 1601-1658 1 - - Alternative names: Cnöffelius, Andreas; Cnoeffelius, Andreas; Cnoffelius, Andreas; Cnoeffel, Andreas
Titles or roles: German physician
Gender: male
Cnipping, Boresardus, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Cnobbaert, Jan, 1590-1637 1 - - Alternative names: Cnobbarus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Printer in Antwerp
Gender: male
Coates, Charles, 1746-1813 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Coates, E.? or F.? (Mrs), fl. 1811-1814 4 - - Alternative names: Cotes
Titles or roles: wife of Coates, vicar of Bedlington, Northumberland
Gender: female
Coates, Luke, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: minister of Kirkby Hill, Yorkshire
Gender: male
Cobbett, William, 1763-1835 - - 1 Titles or roles: Publisher; political writer and farmer
Gender: male
Cobb, J. F., fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: male
Cobenzl, Marie-Thérèse de, 1739-1778 - 1 - Titles or roles: daughter of the empress Marie-Thérèse's 'ministre plénipotentiaire' to the Netherlands
Gender: female
Cobham, Elijah, fl. 1736 - 1 - Titles or roles: debtor
Gender: male
Cobham, Frances (Lady), 1530 or after-1592 1 - - Alternative names: née Newton; Frances Newton, Baroness Cobham
Titles or roles: Courtier; member of Elizabeth I's privy chamber
Gender: female
Coccejus, Gerhard, 1601-1660 3 - - Alternative names: Gerhard Coch; Gerhard Koch; Cocceius
Titles or roles: Professor of Law; councilor, Bremen; envoy for Bremen in the negotiations for the Peace of Westphalia; brother of Johannes Coccejus
Gender: male
Coccejus, Heinrich, 1644-1719 2 3 - Alternative names: Koch, Heinrich; Cocceji, Heinrich von
Titles or roles: Jurist; professor, Heidelberg and Frankfurt an der Oder; nephew of Henry Oldenburg; son of Lucia Oldenburg and Heinrich Coccejus
Gender: male
Coccejus, Hermann, fl. 1668-1669 2 - - Gender: male
Coccejus, Johannes, 1603-1669 163 363 4 Alternative names: Cocceius, Johan; Cocceius, Johannes; Cocceius, Johann; Coccejus, Johann; Cocceius, John; Coccejus, Johann Joachim; Coch, Johann
Titles or roles: German-Dutch Hebraist; professor of Hebrew, Franeker, 1636–50; professor of Theology, Leiden, 1650–69
Gender: male
Coccejus, Johannes Henricus, 1642-1712 - 2 - Titles or roles: son of Johannes Coccejus (1603-1669)
Gender: male
Cocchi, Antonio Celestino, 1695-1758 3 1 - Alternative names: Cocchius, Antonio
Titles or roles: Italian physician; of Florence and Pisa
Gender: male
Coccia, Giuseppe, fl. 1665-1666 6 - - Gender: male
Coccio, Ulrico, fl. 1555 1 - - Titles or roles: Seems to be the editor of Vives's first 'Opera Omnia' in 1555
Gender: male
Coccius, Claus, fl. 1615 1 - - Gender: male
Coccus, Laurentius, fl. 1639 1 - - Alternative names: Cock; Coch
Gender: male
Cockburn, John, 1652-1729 8 4 - Titles or roles: Church of Scotland minister and Church of England clergyman; D.D.
Gender: male
Cockburn, Patrick, 1678-1749 2 - - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal clergyman
Gender: male
Cock, Christopher, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: corrspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Cocke, Charles George, d.1682 3 - - Alternative names: Cock
Titles or roles: Parliamentarian legal writer
Gender: male
Cock, John, fl. 1673-1690 1 - - Alternative names: Cock, Joannes
Titles or roles: vicar of Durham St Oswald, 1673-90, deprived
Gender: male
Cockman, John, 1681-1734 5 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Cockman, Thomas, 1675-1745 6 - - Titles or roles: rector of Trottiscliffe
Gender: male
Cock, Monsieur le (mentioned 1692) - - 4 Alternative names: Le Cock
Gender: male
Cockram, Richard, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Cocks, Charles, fl. 1743 1 - - Gender: male
Cockshutt, Thomas, fl. 1704 2 - - Gender: male
Cockson, Edward, fl. 1656-1687 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. Brasenose College, Oxford, 1656
Gender: male
Cocq, Henricus, fl. 1587-1596 1 5 - Alternative names: Henri Cocq; Cock
Titles or roles: in Mantua, 1596
Gender: male
Cocq, Marten de, fl. 1646 1 - - Alternative names: Marten de Cock; Marten Cock
Titles or roles: Landscape painter, Amsterdam
Gender: male
Cocquelin, Nicolas, 1640-1693 1 - - Titles or roles: Chancellor of the University of Paris.
Gender: male
Cocquius, Adrian, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Code, Girolamo, fl. 1780-1799 - 1 - Gender: male
Code, Philip, 1674-1718 4 - - Alternative names: Coode, Philip
Titles or roles: fellow of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Codrington, Christopher, 1668-1710 1 - - Titles or roles: colonial governor; benefactor
Gender: male
Codrington, William, fl. 1763 1 - - Titles or roles: parliamentary candidate for Gloucestershire, 1763
Gender: male
Coeffeteau, Nicolas, 1574-1623 - 5 - Alternative names: Coeffeteau; Nicolas Coeffeteau; Coëffeteau, Nicolas
Titles or roles: bishop of Dardania; bishop of Marseille, 1621-23
Gender: male
Coehoorn, Gideon Gosses van, 1656-1724 5 2 - Gender: male
Coell, T. (fl. before 1693) 1 - - Gender: male
Coenders, Barthold, fl. 1672 1 - - Titles or roles: Military captain
Gender: male
Coenders van Helpen, Barend, 1601-1678 4 - - Alternative names: Van Helpen, Barend Coenders; Helpen, Barend Coenders van
Titles or roles: Commissioner of the Generaliteitsrekenkamer; representative for Groningen in the States General
Gender: male
Coene, Tobias, b.1618 3 - - Alternative names: Coenius
Titles or roles: jurist
Gender: male
Coen, Johannes Baptista (mentioned 1654 and 1661) - - 3 Gender: male
Coesmans, Jan, fl. 1643-1656 - 1 - Titles or roles: Clerk and registrar, Brussels
Gender: unknown
Coüet du Vivier, Abraham, fl. 1698 - 1 - Alternative names: Abraham Couet du Vivier; Couet du Vivier, Abraham
Titles or roles: Huguenot pastor in Walloon church of The Hague
Gender: male
Coets, Cornelius, fl. 1598 1 - - Gender: male
Coets, H., fl. 1687 2 2 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: unknown
Coffin, Charles (Mr), fl. 1719-1721 2 - - Gender: male
Coga, Nathaniel (Dr), 1637-1693 1 - - Titles or roles: Master of Pembroke Hall, Cambridge, 1677-93; rector of of Feltwell, Norfolk, 1664-93
Gender: male
Coignet, Michiel, 1549-1623 - 1 - Alternative names: Michel Cognet; Michael Quignet
Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer; cartographer
Gender: male
Coigneux, Jacques, d.1651 1 - - Titles or roles: president of the Parliament of Paris; chancellor of the Duke of Orleans
Gender: male
Coish, William (mentioned 1647) - - 1 Titles or roles: Naval captain
Gender: male
Coke, Edward (Sir), 1552-1634 1 2 1 Titles or roles: lawyer, and legal writer; politician
Gender: male
Coke, John (Sir), 1563-1644 10 24 1 Titles or roles: politican
Gender: male
Coker, J., fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: male
Coke, Thomas, fl. 1651 6 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in the Tower
Gender: male
Colb, Antony, fl. 1662 - - 2 Alternative names: Master Colb
Titles or roles: at Cologne
Gender: male
Colbert, Charles, 1625-1696 - 1 2 Alternative names: Croissy, Mr de; De Croissy (Mr); Charles Colbert, marquis de Croissy
Titles or roles: marquis de Croissy
Gender: male
Colbert, Jean-Baptiste, 1619-1683 8 31 3 Titles or roles: French politician; Minister of Finance, 1665-83
Gender: male
Colbinus, Philip, fl. 1632-1662 - - 4 Alternative names: Rev. Fr. Philip Colbinus; Philippus Colbinus; Phillipus Colbinus; Père Phillipus Colbinus
Titles or roles: theological student, Tournai, 1632; rector, Mainz, 1662
Gender: male
Colbovius, Petrus, fl. 1650 1 1 - Alternative names: Peter Colbovius
Gender: male
Colburn, fl. 1819 - 1 - Gender: male
Colchester, Duncombe (Sir), 1630-1694 1 - - Gender: male
Coldwell, William, d.1702 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Wisbech, 1692-1702; Prebendary of Ely cathedral, 1699-1702; sizar, Clare College, Cambridge, 1641; fellow of Queens' College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Cole, Benjamin, fl. 1708 1 - - Gender: male
Cole, Benjamin, fl. 1729 1 - - Gender: male
Cole, B., fl. 1720 1 - - Gender: male
Cole, Christian, fl. 1712 1 - - Titles or roles: secretary to the consul, Venice
Gender: male
Cole, Christopher, fl. 1562 - 1 - Titles or roles: son of Jacob Cole the elder (1535-1591)
Gender: male
Coleire, Richard, 1670-1726 2 - - Titles or roles: of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Cole, Jacob (the younger), 1563-1628 3 73 1 Alternative names: James Cole the younger; James Colius; Jacobus Colius Ortelianus; Cole, James; Ortelianus; Anthracius; Carbo; Jacob Cool
Titles or roles: Nephew and correspondent of Abraham Ortelius (1527-98); scholar and writer
Gender: male
Cole, Jan, fl. 1607 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from London to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1607
Gender: male
Cole, John, fl. 1562 - 1 - Titles or roles: son of Jacob Cole the elder (1535-1591)
Gender: male
Coleman, Morgan (fl. 1600) - - 1 Titles or roles: official at York House
Gender: male
Coleman, William, fl. 1792 1 - - Gender: male
Cole, Mary, fl. 1562 - 1 - Titles or roles: daughter of Jacob Cole the elder (1535-1591)
Gender: female
Cole, Penton, fl. 1719 1 - - Gender: male
Colepeper, John, 1600-1660 14 4 - Alternative names: John Culpeper; Lord Culpeper; Sir John Culpeper
Titles or roles: first Baron Colepeper; chancellor of the exchequer; politician
Gender: male
Cole, Pieter, fl. 1607 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from England to father of Jacob Cole the younger, 1607
Gender: male
Colepresse, Samuel, fl. 1666-1669 27 15 - Titles or roles: of Plympton St Mary, Devon
Gender: male
Coler, Christoph, 1602-1658 27 9 - Alternative names: Köler, Christoph; Köhler, Christoph; Colerus, Christoph; Christoph Coler; Colerus, Christophorus
Titles or roles: Writer; professor; librarian; teacher of rhetoric, Breslau
Gender: male
Cole, Susanna, fl. 1562 - 1 - Titles or roles: daughter of Jacob Cole the elder (1535-1591)
Gender: female
Cole, Thomas, fl. 1562 - 1 - Titles or roles: son of Jacob Cole the elder (1535-1591)
Gender: male
Cole, Thomas (Reverend), 1628-1697 3 - - Titles or roles: clergyman and Independent minister
Gender: male
Cole, William, 1635-1716 5 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Cole, William, 1622-1701 88 1 - Titles or roles: naturalist; of Bristol
Gender: male
Cole, William (Reverend), 1714-1782 5 3 7 Titles or roles: Antiquary
Gender: male
Cole, William (Reverend), fl. 1646 1 - - Alternative names: curate of St John's, Newcastle upon Tyne 1653-59; rector of St Mary's church, Kirkby Lonsdale, 1645-52; matriculated sizar Corpus Christi, Cambridge in 1637
Gender: male
Coley, Henry, 1633-1695 9 2 - Titles or roles: astrologer and mathematician
Gender: male
Colgan, John, fl. 1639 1 - - Gender: male
Coligny, François de, 1557-1591 1 - - Titles or roles: Comte de Châtillon
Gender: male
Coligny, Gaspard de, 1620-1649 - - 1 Alternative names: De Coligny, Gaspard; Châtillon, Gaspard de Coligny de
Gender: male
Coligny, Guy-Paul de, 1555-1586 1 - - Alternative names: Guy-Paul de Coligny
Titles or roles: Count of Laval; son of François de Coligny, squire of Andelot, and Claude de Rieux, Countess of Laval
Gender: male
Coligny, Louise de 4 - - Titles or roles: princesse d'Orange; daughter of Gaspard de Coligny (d.1572); fourth wife of William I of Orange (1533-1584)
Gender: female
Coligny, Odet de, 1517-1571 2 - - Titles or roles: cardinal de Châtillon; bishop de Beauvais; son of Gaspard I de Coligny and Louise de Montmorency
Gender: male
Colines, J., fl. 1691 1 - - Gender: male
Colladonius, C., fl. 1574-1575 1 - 2 Alternative names: Colladonus; Collandonus; Coladonius
Titles or roles: bearer of letter, Stirling to Geneva
Gender: male
College, Stephen, 1635-1681 - - 1 Alternative names: Colledge
Titles or roles: Poet; political activist
Gender: male
Collier, C. (Mrs), fl. 1728 2 - - Gender: female
Collier, fl. 1647 - 1 - Gender: male
Collier, Giles, 1622-1678 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Collier, Jeremy (Reverend), 1650-1726 56 33 - Alternative names: Collier 'Smith', Jeremy
Titles or roles: anti-theatrical polemicist and bishop of the nonjuring Church of England
Gender: male
Collier, Stephen, fl. 1677 1 - - Gender: male
Colligone, Robert, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Colli, Hippolyt von, 1591-1612 4 1 - Alternative names: da Colle; a Collibus
Titles or roles: judge, at Heidelberg; envoy for Elector Palatine Frederick IV; corresondent of Scaliger and Lingelsheim
Gender: male
Collimoer, Justus, fl. 1654 - 1 - Alternative names: Collimar, Collimore, or Colemar, Justus
Gender: male
Collinges, John (Dr), 1623-1691 1 - - Alternative names: Collihns
Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister; pastor of St Stephen, Norwich
Gender: male
Collingwood, Alice, fl. 1611 1 - - Titles or roles: likely the wife of recusant, Francis Collingwood of Newcastle
Gender: female
Collingwood, Hester, fl. 1686 1 - - Gender: female
Collins, Anthony, 1676-1729 3 - - Alternative names: Collins, Antony
Titles or roles: philosopher and freethinker
Gender: male
Collins, Arthur, 1681-1760 1 - - Titles or roles: genealogist; author of 'The Peerage of England . . . '
Gender: male
Collins (Dr), fl. until 1696 1 - - Gender: male
Collins, Edward (fl. before 1689/90) 1 - - Titles or roles: perpetual curate of Wimbledon
Gender: male
Collins, E., fl. 1797 - 1 - Titles or roles: An associate of Jeremy Bentham
Gender: male
Collins, James, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Collins, J., fl. 1734-1735 5 - - Gender: male
Collins, John, 1626-1683 94 88 19 Titles or roles: Mathematician; scientific administrator
Gender: male
Collins, John, 1632-1687 3 - - Titles or roles: Independent minister
Gender: male
Collins, John, fl. 1666 1 - - Titles or roles: of Betterton, Berkshire; correspondent of Ashmole.
Gender: unknown
Collins (Mr), fl. 1621 - - 1 Titles or roles: in Warwickshire, 1621
Gender: male
Collinson, John, 1757-1793 2 1 - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Collinson, Peter, 1694-1768 4 - - Titles or roles: botanist
Gender: male
Collinson, Peter, fl. 1750 - 1 - Gender: male
Collinson, Richard, fl. 1764 1 - - Gender: male
Collinson, Thomas, 1727-1803 2 - - Titles or roles: Banker and scientific correspondent; nephew of Peter Collinson, F.R.S. (1694–1768)
Gender: male
Collinson, Thomas, fl. 1800-1801 2 - - Gender: male
Collins, Samuel (Dr), 1576-1651 11 2 2 Alternative names: Collinus
Titles or roles: fellow and provost of King's College, Cambridge; regius professor of divinity, Cambridge, 1617–51
Gender: male
Collins, Stephen, fl. 1634 1 - - Gender: male
Collyer, Joseph, d.1724 1 - - Alternative names: Collier
Titles or roles: treasurer of the Worshipful Company of Stationers; bookseller, London
Gender: male
Colman, Benjamin, fl. 1722 1 - - Gender: male
Colman, Thomas, fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Colman, W., fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Colmi, fl. 1760-1800 - 1 - Gender: male
Colmore, Clement, d.1619 2 - - Titles or roles: D.C.L.; canon of the 11th prebend, Durham; chancellor of Durham; matric. 1566
Gender: male
Colnett, William, 1667-1728 1 - - Gender: male
Coloma, Carlos (Don), 1566-1637 2 - - Titles or roles: Spanish diplomat; military commander; marqués d'Espinar; first marquis of Espinar
Gender: male
Colombani, Paolo, fl. 1760-1770 - 1 - Titles or roles: Venetian bookseller
Gender: male
Colomiès, Paul, 1638-1692 4 - 5 Alternative names: Colomies
Titles or roles: writer; librarian, at Lambeth Palace
Gender: male
Colonel de l'infanterie francaise, fl. 1581 - 1 - Alternative names: Colonel of French infantry; Colonel de l'infanterie française
Gender: male
Colonius, David, fl. 1598 1 - - Gender: male
Colonius (Dr), fl. 1614 - - 1 Gender: male
Colonius (Dr) (fl. 1622) - - 1 Gender: male
Colonna, Ascanio, 1560-1608 - 1 - Alternative names: Columna, Ascanius
Titles or roles: Cardinal; Bishop; Librarian of the Vatican Library
Gender: male
Colonna, Fabio, 1567-1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Fabius Columna
Titles or roles: Botanist
Gender: male
Colonna, fl. 1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: Vice-legate in Avignon
Gender: male
Colonna, Girolamo, 1604-1666 - - 1 Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Coltellinus, Augustinus, 1613-1693 2 - - Titles or roles: Tuscan poet
Gender: male
Colterman, David, d.1634 1 1 - Gender: male
Colterman, Johan, fl. 1609 1 - - Titles or roles: member of the State Council of Holland
Gender: male
Columbi, Jean, 1592-1679 8 - - Alternative names: Colombi
Titles or roles: Jesuit theologian and historian
Gender: male
Columbus, Johan, 1640-1684 2 2 - Alternative names: Johannes Jonæ Columbus
Titles or roles: Professor of theology, Uppsala
Gender: male
Colve, Anna, 1588-1657 1 - - Gender: female
Colvius, Andreas, 1594-1671 78 26 1 Alternative names: Kolff, Andreas
Titles or roles: Dutch poet and book collector; theologian; editor and translator
Gender: male
Colvius, Nikolaas, 1634-1717 1 - - Alternative names: Colvius, Nicolaas
Titles or roles: Preacher
Gender: male
Combach, Johann, 1585-1651 - - 1 Alternative names: Combachius, Johannes
Titles or roles: Professor and Pastor, Kassel; Professor of Hebrew
Gender: male
Combemont de Vese, M., fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Comber, Thomas (Dr), 1645-1699 20 4 - Titles or roles: dean of Durham and liturgist; prebendary of York
Gender: male
Comber, Thomas (mentioned 1637) - - 1 Alternative names: Cumber
Gender: male
Combes, Francesco, fl. 1668 - 1 - Gender: male
Combe, William, fl. until 1695 1 - - Gender: male
Comburtrius, John, fl. 1640-1643 6 - - Gender: male
Come, Joseph, fl. 1716 - 1 - Gender: male
Comiers, Claude, d.1693 1 - - Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Cominges, Gaston Jean Baptiste, comte de, 1613-1670 - 1 4 Alternative names: Comenge, Gaston Jean-Baptiste de; Comes de Commingis
Titles or roles: French diplomat
Gender: male
Cominius, Philippus, fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: Merchant known to Nicolaas Heinsius
Gender: male
Commelin, Isaac, 1598-1676 - - 1 Titles or roles: Bookseller in Leiden
Gender: male
Commelinus, Hieronymus, 1550-1598 4 - - Titles or roles: printer, Geneva
Gender: male
Commelinus, Janus 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Janus I Commelinus; grandson of the brother of Hieronymus Commelinus's (c.1550-1598) father, Hugues, and uncle of Esther Bonnenuit, Hieronymus's wife; printer in Amsterdam, from 1594
Gender: male
Como, Ignazio Maria, 1702-1774 - - 1 Titles or roles: Neapolitan friar; antiquary; author of works about the Immaculate Conception
Gender: male
Comolli, Angelo, fl. 1780-1791 1 - - Titles or roles: Abbot from Como; art historian and author
Gender: male
Compain, Matthieu, fl. 1666 2 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Lyon
Gender: male
Comparetti, Andrea, 1745-1801 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician; alumnus of Padua; professor of practical medicine, Padua; correspondent of Spallanzani, Cuvier, and Volta
Gender: male
Compassaro, Adameo - - 1 Alternative names: Compassaro [may be a pseudonym?]
Titles or roles: Possibly a compass maker; mentioned 1655
Gender: male
Comperat, Charles, 1643-1709 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister in Châtillon-sur-Loing; minister pensionary in Dordrecht (1686–1705); second ordinary pastor of the Walloon church (1705–09)
Gender: male
Compton, Elizabeth, 1694-1741 1 36 1 Titles or roles: countess of Northampton; 'suo jure' fourteenth Baroness Ferrers of Chartley; wife of James Compton, Lord Compton, later fifth Earl of Northampton
Gender: female
Compton, Henry (Dr), 1631-1713 56 61 - Titles or roles: bishop of London; D.D.
Gender: male
Compton, James, 1622-1681 2 - - Titles or roles: third earl of Northampton; playwright and translator
Gender: male
Compton, James, 1723-1739 1 - - Titles or roles: Son of Elizabeth and James Compton
Gender: male
Compton, M., fl. 1734 1 - - Gender: female
Compton, Penelope (Lady), fl. 1734 3 - - Gender: female
Compton, Spencer, 1674-1743 2 - - Titles or roles: earl of Wilmington; prime minister
Gender: male
Compton, Spencer, 1601-1643 - 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Northampton; army officer
Gender: male
Comsius, William, fl. 1630 - 1 - Gender: male
Comte, Robert, fl. 1643 1 - - Alternative names: Roberti Comtaeus
Gender: male
Comyn, Christopher, d.1699 1 - - Titles or roles: Prebendary of Lichfield, 1664–98; correspondent of Ashmole with Dean, Precentor, Archdeacon of Derby and another Prebendary
Gender: male
Comyns, John (Sir), 1667-1740 1 - - Titles or roles: judge and legal writer
Gender: male
Comyn, Stephen, fl. 1748 2 - - Gender: male
Conant, J., fl. 1742 1 - - Gender: male
Conant, John, 1707-1779 1 - - Gender: male
Conant, John, 1608-1694 2 - - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Norwich; college head; regius professor of divinity at Oxford, 1654-60
Gender: male
Conant, John, 1653-1723 3 - - Titles or roles: biographer; lawyer; fellow of Merton College, Oxford; son of John Conant (1608-1694)
Gender: male
Conant, Malachi, d.1680 2 - - Alternative names: Conant, Malachy
Titles or roles: vicar, Upper Beeding, Sussex, 1667-78; curate, Horspath, 1664-66; prebendary, Chichester, 1669-78
Gender: male
Concanon, J., b.1759 2 - - Gender: male
Concina, Daniele, 1687-1756 1 - - Titles or roles: Dominican Jansenist; from Friuli; active between Venice and Rome
Gender: male
Concini, Concino, 1575-1617 - - 1 Alternative names: Count della Penna; Marquis d'Ancre; Maréchal d'Ancre
Titles or roles: minister of Louis XIII; favourite of Marie de Medici
Gender: male
Concinius, Cosmus, fl. 1600 - 2 - Gender: male
Concordius, Paulus, fl. 1629 - - 2 Titles or roles: Brethren minister
Gender: male
Condren, Charles de - 2 - Titles or roles: French mystic
Gender: male
Condulmer, Domenico, fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: Venetian diplomat; secretary to Aloise Contarini
Gender: male
Condulmer, Gabriele, 1383-1447 - - 1 Titles or roles: Pope Eugene IV (1431-47)
Gender: male
Conemburgius, fl. 1634 - 1 - Titles or roles: Burgomaster of Rotterdam
Gender: unknown
Conenburg, fl. 1634 - 1 - Titles or roles: Rotterdam Councillor
Gender: male
Coney, Thomas, d.1752 6 - - Titles or roles: rector of Bath St Peter and St Paul, 1733-52; vicar of Over Stowey, 1733; rector of Chedzoy, 1750; D.D.
Gender: male
Con (Father) 1 - - Titles or roles: Pope's resident
Gender: male
Conffra, fl. 1658 1 - - Gender: male
Conforti, Giovanni Luca, 1560-1608 - - 1 Alternative names: Conforto, Giovanni Luca; Confortus, Johannes Lucas
Titles or roles: Italian composer
Gender: male
Coningius, fl. 1644 - 1 - Gender: male
Coningsby, Thomas, 1657-1729 2 - - Alternative names: Lord Coningsby
Titles or roles: first earl of Coningsby; politician
Gender: male
Conistone, Rafe, fl. 1616 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Margaret Clifford
Gender: male
Connor (Dr) 1 - - Gender: male
Connor (mentioned 1695) - - 1 Alternative names: O'Connor
Gender: male
Connor, S., fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Connould, John (Reverend), 1646-1708 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Catton, 1672-81; rector, Catfield, 1681-1708; vicar of St Stephen's, Norwich, 1682-1708
Gender: male
Conny, John (Dr), d.1699 - 3 - Titles or roles: naval surgeon; mayor of Rochester, 1676, 1696, and 1699
Gender: male
Conny, Robert, 1646-1713 1 - - Titles or roles: English physician; son of John Conny
Gender: male
Conold, Robert, b.1640 4 - 1 Titles or roles: matric. 1658
Gender: male
Conopius, Nathaniel, fl. 1642-1651 1 - - Alternative names: Canopius, Nathaniel; Conopios
Titles or roles: from Crete; trained in the Greek Church; chaplain or 'petty canon' of Christ Church, Oxford (created B.D. 31 Jan. 1642-3); also of Balliol; bishop of Smyrna, 1651
Gender: male
Conrad, Andreas, fl. 1637 - 1 - Gender: male
Conrad, Balthasar, 1599-1660 7 - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit, mathematician and astronomer in Bohemia
Gender: male
Conradus, Balthasar, 1599-1660 1 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit; philosopher and mathematician
Gender: male
Conraets, Caterina - 1 - Alternative names: Conraets, Catarina
Titles or roles: Thought to be at The Hague, receiving letters at the house of the attorney Auaert [sic] on the Buitenhof
Gender: female
Conrart, Valentin, 1603-1675 17 19 - Titles or roles: First secretary of L'Académie française; secretary to Louis XIII; writer
Gender: male
Conrat, Andreas 2 - - Gender: male
Conring, Hermann, 1606-1681 5 6 2 Alternative names: Conringius, Hermannus; Conring, Herman
Titles or roles: German physician; politician; historian
Gender: male
Conry, Peter, fl. 1700 2 - - Alternative names: Conri
Gender: male
Constable, Cuthbert, 1680-1747 16 1 - Alternative names: formerly Tunstall
Titles or roles: antiquary; father of Marmaduke Tunstall, formerly Constable (1743-90), naturalist
Gender: male
Constable, William, fl. 1768 1 - - Gender: male
Constant de Rebecque, David, 1638-1733 4 23 - Alternative names: David Constant
Titles or roles: Theologian; friend of Pierre Bayle
Gender: male
Constantini, Egidio, fl. 1657 1 - - Alternative names: Aegidio Constantini
Gender: male
Constintine, William (Sir), 1612-1670 1 - - Titles or roles: recorder of Poole, 1639; M.P. for Poole
Gender: male
Contarini, Alvise, 1597-1651 - 1 - Titles or roles: Venetian diplomat; ambassador for Venice in Münster
Gender: male
Conte, Antoine, fl. 1646 - 1 - Alternative names: Antoine Le Conte
Titles or roles: Adviser to the French king; friend of Chanut
Gender: male
Conte, Robert le, fl. 1641 1 - - Alternative names: Le Conte
Gender: male
Contesse, fl. 1675 - 2 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Conti, Antonio, 1677-1749 1 1 - Alternative names: Antonio Schinella Conti
Titles or roles: Paduan Oratorian; Abbott; Francophile; traveller; resident in Hanover, London, and Paris; free-thinker; Jansenist-inclined and Gallican-inclined
Gender: male
Conti, Carlo, fl. 1662-1666 3 - - Gender: male
Conti, Giannicolò, 1617-1698 23 3 - Alternative names: Giovanni Nicolò Conti
Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Conti, Michelangelo, 1655-1724 2 - - Alternative names: Innocent XIII; Innocentius PP. XIII; Innocenzo XIII
Titles or roles: Pope
Gender: male
Conus, James ?, fl. 1630 1 - - Alternative names: Not identified with certainty
Gender: male
Convenent, de, fl. 1695 - 1 - Alternative names: de Convenent; Monsieur de Convenent
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague; city councillor of Orange; counsellor, in exile; conseiller refugié
Gender: male
Conway, Anne, 1631-1679 - - 2 Alternative names: née Finch
Titles or roles: philosopher; Viscountess Conway and Killultagh; posthumous and second surviving daughter of Heneage Finch (1580–1631)
Gender: male
Conway, Benjamin, fl. until 1724 1 - - Gender: male
Conway, Edward, 1623-1683 - 11 - Titles or roles: earl of Conway; politician; bibliophile; first surviving son and heir of Edward Conway, second Viscount Conway and second Viscount Killultagh (1594-1655)
Gender: male
Conway, Edward, 1594-1655 3 1 2 Titles or roles: second Viscount Conway; second Viscount Killultagh; politician; book collector
Gender: male
Conway, Edward (Sir), 1564-1631 4 35 1 Alternative names: Secretary Conway
Titles or roles: secretary of state; politician; first Viscount Conway and first Viscount Killultagh
Gender: male
Conway, Francis Ingram-Seymour-, 1743-1822 1 - - Alternative names: Francis Seymour-Conway; Francis Ingram Seymour Conway
Titles or roles: second marquess of Hertford; politician
Gender: male
Conway, Henry Seymour (General), 1719-1795 2 - 16 Titles or roles: army officer; politician
Gender: male
Conway, Thomas (Reverend), 1626-1690 1 - - Gender: male
Conye, John, fl. 1669 - 1 - Gender: male
Conyers Darcy, 1598-1689 2 - - Alternative names: Darcy, Conyers; Lord Conyers; d'Arcy
Titles or roles: first earl of Holderness; second Baron Darcy of Meinhill, eighth Baron Darcy de Knayth and fifth Baron Conyers
Gender: male
Conyers, John, fl. 1676 3 - - Gender: male
Conyers, John (Sir), 1587-1664 2 - - Titles or roles: royalist army officer
Gender: male
Conyngham, Henry, 1705-1781 3 - - Alternative names: Lord Conyngham
Titles or roles: first earl Conyngham
Gender: male
Cooep, Johannes, fl. 1642 1 - - Alternative names: Coolp?
Gender: male
Cooke, Anne, d.1553 - 1 - Alternative names: née FitzWilliam
Titles or roles: daughter of Sir William FitzWilliam; wife of Sir Anthony Cooke (1506-76); widow of Sir John Hawes of London
Gender: unknown
Cooke, Benjamin, fl. 1669 1 - - Titles or roles: tenant
Gender: male
Cooke, John, d.1691 45 - - Titles or roles: Under-secretary of state, from 1660; fellow, Trinity College, Cambridge; Grant of Arms, 1663
Gender: male
Cooke, John, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Cooke, John, fl. 1728 - 1 - Titles or roles: proctor, Doctors' Common
Gender: male
Cooke, John, fl. 1714 and after 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in Cambridge Castle
Gender: male
Cooke (Mr) (mentioned 1612) - - 1 Gender: male
Cooke, Nathaniel (Reverend), fl. 1662 1 - - Titles or roles: curate at Houghton-le-Spring, Durham
Gender: male
Cooke, Richard, fl. 1658 1 - - Gender: male
Cooke, Robert, 1535-1593, fl. 1571 - - 1 Alternative names: Cook, Robert; Mr Clarenceux
Titles or roles: English Officer of Arms
Gender: male
Cooke, Samuel, fl. 1718 2 - - Gender: male
Cooke, Shadrach (fl. c.1670-24) 1 - - Alternative names: Cook, Shadrach
Gender: male
Cooke, Thomas (Reverend), fl. 1661-1662 2 - - Titles or roles: curate, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham
Gender: male
Cooke, William, 1633-1707 4 - - Titles or roles: chancellor to the bishop of Ely
Gender: male
Cooke, William (Reverend), fl. 1788 1 - - Gender: male
Cooke, William (Sir), fl. 1649-1685 16 1 - Titles or roles: of Brome or Broome Hall; Sheriff of Norfolk
Gender: male
Cook, George (Reverend) 1 - - Titles or roles: minister of St Peter's, Mancroft, Norwich
Gender: male
Cook, James, 1571-1610 1 - - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Winton; fellow of New College, Oxford, 1593; chaplain to Thomas Bilson, bishop of Winchester
Gender: male
Cook, James, 1728-1779 - - 1 Titles or roles: Explorer
Gender: male
Cook, John (Reverend), 1647-1726 8 1 - Alternative names: Cooke, John
Gender: male
Cook, John (Reverend), fl. 1787 1 - - Gender: male
Cook, John (Reverend), fl. 1696 1 - - Alternative names: Is the addressor's signature
Gender: male
Cook, John (Reverend), fl. 1696 - 1 - Gender: male
Cook, T., fl. until 1744 1 - - Gender: male
Cooling, Richard, d.1697 2 - - Alternative names: Richard Colinge
Titles or roles: government official; secretary to the lord chamberlain
Gender: male
Cool, Jacob (the elder), 1535-1591 1 4 - Alternative names: Cole, Jacob; Colius, Jacobus; Cole, James; Jacobus Cools senior; James Cole the Elder; Jacob Cole I
Titles or roles: Husband (his second marriage) of Elizabeth Ortelius, sister of Abraham Ortelius; member of Dutch-Walloon refugee community, London; lived in Lime Street, London; father of Jacob Cool the younger (1563–1628)
Gender: male
Cool, Jacob (the younger), 1563-1628 - 1 - Alternative names: Cole, Jacob the Younger; Colius Ortelianus, Jacobus; Cools
Titles or roles: Publisher and antiquarian in Antwerp and London; Ortelianus' nephew; Son of Jacob Cool the Elder
Gender: male
Cooll, John (Sir), fl. 1674 - 1 - Titles or roles: Master in Chancery
Gender: male
Cools van Tetrode, Lodewijk, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Cooltuyn, Cornelis, d.1567 - 1 - Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister
Gender: male
Cooman, Jean, fl. 1587 1 - - Alternative names: Cooman, Juan; Coomans, Jean; Coman, Jean
Titles or roles: Jean Poelman's cousin
Gender: male
Cooper, Anthony Ashley, 1671-1713 10 22 - Alternative names: Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of
Titles or roles: third Earl of Shaftesbury; politician; writer; in Chelsea, London; in St Giles House, Dorset; met Pierre Bayle in Rotterdam
Gender: male
Cooper, Anthony Ashley (Sir), 1621-1683 3 - - Alternative names: Cooper, Anth., Lord Ashley; Antony Ashley Cooper
Titles or roles: first Earl of Shaftesbury; politician
Gender: male
Cooper, Ashley, fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: male
Cooper, Benjamin, 1623-1701 2 - 2 Titles or roles: registrar of the University of Oxford
Gender: male
Cooper, fl. 1795 5 - - Titles or roles: printer
Gender: male
Cooper, George, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician; Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Cooper, Miles (Reverend), b.1737 1 - - Gender: male
Cooper, Samuel (Reverend), 1739-1800 4 - - Gender: male
Cooper, William, fl. 1640-1681 2 2 - Titles or roles: Clergyman, ejected 1662
Gender: male
Coop?, Nathaniel, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Coorne, Tobias, 1659-1704 - 4 - Alternative names: Koorn
Titles or roles: Studied theology in Utrecht; preacher Dutch Reformed Church, Kattendijke and 's-Gravenpolder, from 1684; son of preacher Petrus Coorne; brother of preacher Cornelis Coorne
Gender: male
Coornhert, Dirck Volckertszoon, 1522-1590 1 - - Alternative names: Dirk Volkertszoon Coornhert; Dirk Volkertszoon Cornhert; Dirck Volckertszoon Coornhert; Volckertsz. Coornhert, Dirck; Theodore Cornhert
Titles or roles: Dutch humanist, writer, philosopher, translator, politician, theologian; engraver and printer
Gender: male
Coote, Charles (Sir), 1610-1661 1 - 1 Titles or roles: first earl of Mountrath
Gender: male
Coote, Richard, 1636-1701 - 1 - Titles or roles: first earl of Bellamont; politician; colonial governor
Gender: male
Coote, Richard, fl. 1660 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lord Coote; Baron of Coloony; son of Sir Charles Coote, first Baronet; younger brother of Charles Coote, first Earl of Mountrath; father of Richard Coote, first Earl of Bellomont
Gender: male
Cope, Alan, d.1578 - 12 - Alternative names: Alanus Copus
Titles or roles: English Catholic priest; from London
Gender: male
Cope, Antony (Dr), fl. 1690 2 - - Titles or roles: Dean of Elphin
Gender: male
Copernicus, Nicolaus, 1473-1543 - - 9 Alternative names: Nicolaus Copernicus; Kopernik, Mikołaj
Titles or roles: astronomer
Gender: male
Coperus, Johannes, fl. 1641 1 - - Gender: male
Copes, Johan, 1601-1669 - 2 - Gender: male
Copineau, Marie-Madeleine Robin, d.1789 - 10 - Alternative names: Mme Copineau
Titles or roles: governess, Vienna; wife of Blaise Alexis Copineau
Gender: female
Copinger, Henry, 1578-1652 1 - - Alternative names: Henry Copinger, senior
Gender: male
Coplestone, John (Dr), 1623-1689 2 - - Alternative names: Copleston
Titles or roles: provost of King's College, Cambridge, 1681-89
Gender: male
Coppard, Ann, fl. 1776-1814 - - 1 Titles or roles: Daughter of John Robertson (1707–1776)
Gender: female
Coppen, Bartholomaeus, 1565-1617 - - 1 Alternative names: Copeius, Bartholomäus; Copeius, Bartholomaus; Copenius, Bartolomäus; Coppen, Bartholomaeus
Titles or roles: Professor of theology
Gender: male
Coppenol, Lieven Willemsz., 1598-1667 - 1 - Titles or roles: Dutch calligrapher; Teacher, head of the French school in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Coppier, Jakob, fl. 1613 2 - - Alternative names: J. Coppier van Calslagen; Coppier van Calslagen, Jacob; Jacques Coppier; Copier, Lord of Kalslagen
Gender: male
Coprini, Giovanni Antonio, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Coptic Jacobite College in Cairo, students of the 1 - - Gender: unknown
Coques, Gonzales, 1614-1684 1 - - Titles or roles: Portrait painter
Gender: unknown
Coraduz, Rudolf, d.1618 2 3 - Alternative names: Corraducius, Rudolf
Titles or roles: Imperial Vice-Chancellor of the Holy Roman Empire
Gender: male
Corazza, Vincenzo, fl. 1794 1 - - Gender: male
Corberan, Simon, fl. 1630 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bookbinder; son of Paris bookbinder Jean Corberan; moved to Aix to work for Peiresc
Gender: male
Corbet, Clement (Dr), 1576-1652 1 3 - Alternative names: Corbett
Titles or roles: vicar-general and principal official to Matthew Wren, bishop of Norwich; civil lawyer
Gender: male
Corbet, D., fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Corbet, J., fl. 1703 8 - - Gender: male
Corbett, John, fl. 1608 1 - - Gender: male
Corbett, Miles, 1594-1662 4 3 - Titles or roles: M.P. and regicide; chief baron of the exchequer of Ireland, 1655; executed
Gender: male
Corbett, Thomas (Sir) (mentioned 1652) - - 1 Alternative names: Corbet
Titles or roles: of Norfolk; brother of Miles Corbett, politician (1594-1662)
Gender: male
Corbierg, A., fl. until 1710 1 - - Gender: male