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d'Ablancourt 1 - - Gender: male
Daccus, Francis, fl. 1685 2 - - Alternative names: Dattus, Francis
Gender: male
Dachtler, Gottlieb, 1553-1630 - - 2 Alternative names: Dachter, Gottlieb; Elychnius, Theophilus; Theophil Dachler; Gottlieb Dachler
Titles or roles: Writer
Gender: male
da Cunha, Antonio Álvares, 1626-1690 - 1 - Alternative names: da Cunha, António Alvares
Titles or roles: founding member and secretary of the Academis dos Generosos, 1649
Gender: male
Dade, Henry, 1581-1653 1 - - Titles or roles: commissary
Gender: male
Dade, Thomas, fl. 1678 1 - - Gender: male
Dade, William, 1740-1790 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Daens, Cornelis, fl. 1574 1 - - Titles or roles: Bookbinder; bookseller; in Bruges
Gender: male
da Filicaja, Vincenzo, 1642-1707 1 - - Titles or roles: Florentine aristocrat; scholar; member of Queen Christina of Sweden's circle; administrator of Volterra
Gender: male
Daguin, fl. 1639 1 - - Titles or roles: French 'hydrographe'
Gender: unknown
Dahlsted, George, fl. 1706 2 - - Gender: male
Daillé, fl. 1675 1 - - Alternative names: Daille
Titles or roles: son of Jean Daillé (1594–1670)
Gender: male
Daillé, Jean, 1594-1670 12 2 3 Alternative names: Dalleus, Johannes; Dallaeus, Jean; Dallaeus, John; Daille
Titles or roles: French Protestant divine; Reformed Ministers of Paris
Gender: male
Daillon, Benjamin de, fl. 1788 1 - - Alternative names: De Daillon
Gender: male
Daintry, Michael, fl. 1758 1 - - Gender: male
d'Albret, César Phébus, 1614-1676 1 - - Alternative names: d'Albret, Cesar Phebus
Titles or roles: comte de Miossens; maréchal de France (marshal of France)
Gender: male
Dalby (Mr) (mentioned 1624) - - 1 Gender: male
Dalby, Thomas Weeks (Reverend), d.1815 8 - - Alternative names: Thomas Weekes Dalby
Titles or roles: vicar of West Farleigh, from 1794
Gender: male
Daléchamps, Jacques, 1513-1588 - 8 - Alternative names: Dalechamps
Titles or roles: French physician; botanist and natural scientist
Gender: male
Dale, Cornelis van, b.1583 - 2 - Alternative names: Van Dale
Titles or roles: matriculated at Leiden, 15 May 1602; knew Scaliger, Lipsius, Woverius, and Scirverius
Gender: male
Dale, Joachim van, fl. 1642 1 - - Titles or roles: Dutch merchant in Naples in 1642; Correspondent of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Dalen, Johann von, fl. 1643-1669 24 7 - Gender: male
Dale, Robert, fl. 1687-1718 29 - - Titles or roles: herald
Gender: male
Dale, Samuel, 1659-1739 26 3 - Titles or roles: apothecary and physician; of Braintree
Gender: male
Dale, Thomas, fl. 1665-1669 3 - - Gender: male
Dale, William, fl. 1608 1 - - Gender: male
Dalgarn (Mr) (mentioned 1683) - - 1 Gender: male
Dalgarno, George, 1616-1687 3 - 5 Gender: male
Dalgarno (Mrs) (mentioned 1691 and 1698) - - 3 Gender: female
Dalhusie, John Hermann, fl. 1685-1689 6 - - Alternative names: Dalhaisie, John Herman; Dalhusie, John Hermann; Dalhusius, John Hermann
Titles or roles: Pastor, in Heddesdorf and in Neuwied; inspector of the churches of Weeden on the Rhine
Gender: male
Dalla Decima, Angelo, 1752-1825 - 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of Medicine, Padua; born in Argostoli, Kefalonia (then under Venetian rule); mathematician
Gender: male
dalla Libera, Andrea, fl. 1818-1838 - 1 - Titles or roles: Italian publisher; based in Padua
Gender: male
Dallaway, James, 1763-1834 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
D'Allonne, Abel Tassin, 1642-1723 15 - - Alternative names: d'Allonne, Abel Tasein; Allonne, Abel Tassin d'
Titles or roles: illegitimate son of William II; agent of Mary II and William III of England
Gender: male
dal Pozzo, Carlo Antonio, 1606-1689 - 1 - Titles or roles: Brother of Cassiano dal Pozzo; secretary; diplomat
Gender: male
dal Pozzo, Cassiano, 1588-1657 4 17 2 Alternative names: Cassiano dal Pozzo
Titles or roles: Antiquary; naturalist; patron of the arts; secretary to Cardinal Francesco Barberini
Gender: male
Dalrymple, David (Sir), 1726-1792 1 - - Titles or roles: Lord Hailes; judge; historian
Gender: male
Dalton, John, fl. 1723 1 - - Gender: male
Daly, Denis, 1747-1791 3 - - Titles or roles: politician
Gender: male
Daly, E. (fl. before 1812) 1 - - Gender: male
Dam, Albert Jansz. van, 1646-1720 4 - - Alternative names: Albert Jansz. Dam; Albert Jansz. van Dam
Titles or roles: Dutch cartographer, surveyor, mathematician and astronomer; student of Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop; at Hoom; admitted as surveyor by theCouncil of Holland, 28 December 1680
Gender: male
Damant, W., fl. 1725 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Damasceni Peretti, Alessandro, 1571-1623 1 1 - Alternative names: Cardinal Montalto; Peretti di Montalto
Titles or roles: Cardinal of the Roman Church; nephew of Pope Sixtus V; commissioned from Carlo Maderno the dome of the Basilic church of Sant'Andrea della Valle, Rome
Gender: male
Damcke, Bernhard, 1613-1656 1 1 - Gender: male
Damcke, Joachim, d.1637 2 - - Gender: male
Dam, Daniel van, 1594-1639 2 - - Alternative names: Daniel van Dam; Daniel Dammius
Titles or roles: Professor of rhetoric, Franeker
Gender: male
Damer, Anne Seymour (Mrs), 1749-1828 4 - - Alternative names: née Conway
Titles or roles: sculptor and author
Gender: female
Damiano, Pedro, fl. 1480-1544 - - 3 Alternative names: Damiano, da Odemira; Damiano, da Odenara; Damiano, il Portugese; Pedro Damião
Titles or roles: Portuguese chess player
Gender: male
Damke, Bernhard, fl. 1632-1642 10 2 - Alternative names: Damke, Bernard
Titles or roles: Jurist and lawyer, Hambourg and Riga
Gender: male
D'Ammannus, Guilhelmus, fl. 1570 1 - - Gender: male
Damm, J. van, fl. 1654 1 - - Alternative names: van Damm, J.
Gender: male
Dampier, John, fl. 1782-1791 6 - - Gender: male
Dampier, Thomas, 1749-1812 11 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Ely, 1808-12; bishop of Rochester, 1802-08; book collector
Gender: male
Dam, Pieter van, fl. 1670 - 2 - Titles or roles: Lawyer for the East India Company
Gender: male
Dam, Reinhard von, fl. 1636 3 - - Alternative names: von Dam, Reinhard; von Damm, Reinhard
Gender: male
Damsoniensis, Thadaeus, fl. 1664 1 - - Gender: male
Danaeus, Lambert, 1530-1595 9 - - Alternative names: Daneau, Lambert; Danaeus, Lambertus
Titles or roles: French Calvinist theologian
Gender: male
Danaeus, Matthew, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Dançay, Charles de, 1509-1589 3 2 - Alternative names: Charles de Dancay; Charles Dançay; Carolus Danzaeus
Titles or roles: French ambassador in Copenhagen
Gender: male
Danby, Abr., fl. 1686-1687 2 - - Gender: male
Dance, George, 1741-1825 1 - - Alternative names: George Dance the younger
Titles or roles: architect; youngest of five sons born to the architect George Dance the elder (c.1694–1768)
Gender: male
Danckelman, fl. 1670 - 1 - Gender: male
Danckelman, Sylvester, 1601-1679 1 3 - Gender: male
Danckertz, E., fl. 1671 1 - - Gender: male
Danckleman - - 3 Titles or roles: envoy extra to the Elector of Brandenburg
Gender: male
Danckmarus, Johannes, fl. 1639 - - 1 Gender: male
Danckwort, Johann, fl. 1656 - - 1 Alternative names: Dankwort; Dankwortt
Gender: male
Dandino, Ercole Francesco, 1695-1747 1 - - Titles or roles: Antiquary, from Cesena
Gender: male
Dandridge (Dr) (fl. before 1728) - - 1 Gender: male
Danet, Gerard, fl. 1569 - - 1 Gender: male
Danforth, Thomas, fl. 1788 1 - - Gender: male
d'Angles, Bernard, fl. 1654 - 1 - Alternative names: Angles, Bernard d'
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Daniel, Francis, fl. until 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Daniell, John, fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Daniell, John, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon; Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Daniell, Nicholas, fl. 1672-1674 - 3 - Alternative names: Daniel
Gender: male
Daniells, William, fl. 1624-1625 2 - - Titles or roles: M.P. for Marlborough
Gender: male
Daniel, Nicholas, fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: male
Daniel, Peter, fl. until 1582 1 - - Gender: male
Daniel, Pierre, 1530-1603 1 5 - Titles or roles: jurist; scholarly editor
Gender: male
Daniel, Roger, fl. 1659 - 1 - Gender: male
Daniel, Samuel, 1563 or before-1619 1 - - Titles or roles: poet and historian
Gender: male
d'Annaud, G., 1711-1765 1 - - Gender: male
Dannenritter, Johann Jacob, 1609-1676 1 - - Alternative names: Dannenritter, Johann Jakob; Dannenritter, Johannes Jacobus
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Dannhauer, Johann Conrad, 1603-1666 4 - 7 Alternative names: Dannhauer, Johann Konrad; Dannhawerus
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian; Professor of theology at Strasbourg
Gender: male
Dann, Robert, fl. 1732 - - 1 Gender: male
Danti, Ignazio, 1536-1586 1 - - Alternative names: Egnazio Dante; Aligeriu Danti; Aligeriu Dante; Egnazio Danti; Pellegrino Rainaldi Danti
Titles or roles: Born in Perugia, died in Alatri; Italian astronomer, map maker, instrument maker and monk of Perugia
Gender: male
Dantyszek, Jan, 1485-1548 - 1 - Alternative names: Dantiscus, Iohannes; Dantiscus, Johannes; Jan Dantyszek; Iohannes Dantiscus
Gender: male
Danvers, D., d.1699 4 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of Trinity College, Oxford
Gender: male
Danvers, Henry, 1573-1644 4 - 2 Titles or roles: Earl of Danby; army officer and administrator
Gender: male
Danvers, J., fl. 1704 2 - - Gender: male
Danvers, Robert, 1656-1684 1 - - Alternative names: Villiers
Titles or roles: assumed surname Villiers; styled Vicsount Purbeck
Gender: male
Dapper, Olfert, 1636-1689 1 - - Titles or roles: Dutch physician; writer
Gender: male
Dapp, Johann Adam, 1595-1658 - - 6 Gender: male
Darby, John, 1673-1733 - 1 - Alternative names: John Darby the younger
Titles or roles: Printer; son of the printer John Darby the elder (1632–1707)
Gender: male
Darby, John, fl. 1669 - 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Grafton Flyford
Gender: male
D'Arcos, Thomas, 1573-1637 - 28 - Titles or roles: Christian captive in Tunis, converted to Islam following his release in 1631; secretary to Cardinal Francisco Joyeuse
Gender: male
Darcy, Isabel (Lady), d.1623 1 - - Alternative names: née Wray; other married names Foljambe, Bowes
Titles or roles: patron of clergymen
Gender: female
Darcy, James, fl. 1650 1 - - Gender: male
Dare, John, fl. 1738 - 1 - Gender: male
Dare, M. (Mrs), fl. 1683 1 - - Gender: female
d'Arenberg, Philippe-Charles, 1587-1640 2 - - Alternative names: Duke of Arschot
Titles or roles: duke of Aarschot
Gender: male
d'Arene (Monsieur) - 1 - Alternative names: d'Arène
Titles or roles: addressee, on going to Italy, of letter from Peiresc
Gender: male
Dares, fl. 1649 - - 2 Titles or roles: Priest
Gender: male
d'Argenson, René de Voyer de Paulmy, 1623-1700 - 2 - Alternative names: Argenson, René de Voyer de Paulmy d'; Marc-René de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson; Monsieur le comte d'Argenson; Rene de Voyer de Paulmy d'Argenson
Titles or roles: Diplomat
Gender: male
Darley, Henry, 1596-1671 1 3 - Titles or roles: politician
Gender: male
Darmstadt, Prince of, fl. 1702 - - 2 Alternative names: Prince of Darmstadt
Titles or roles: Prince of Darmstadt, in 1702
Gender: male
Darton, William, 1755-1819 56 3 - Titles or roles: publisher; writer; founder of Darton & Harvey
Gender: male
Da San Martino, Giambattista, 1739-1800 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian mathematician and physicist; Capucin friar; born near Treviso, died in Vicenza; member of the Accademia delle scienze, Turin
Gender: male
Dashwood, Caroline (Mrs), fl. 1822 1 - - Gender: female
Dasley, Henry, fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: male
D'Asquier, Michele, 1598-1673 1 - - Titles or roles: Imperial interpreter and bibliophile
Gender: male
Dassel, Hartwig von, 1557-1608 2 - - Alternative names: Daselius, Hardewigus
Titles or roles: Jurist
Gender: male
Dassovius, Theodore, 1648-1721 1 - - Gender: male
Dasypodius, Conrad, 1532-1601 14 - - Alternative names: Hasenfratz, Konrad; Rauchfuß, Conrad; Hasenfuss
Titles or roles: Professor of Mathematics
Gender: male
Dasypodius, Friedrich (Dr), fl. 1586-1595 - - 1 Gender: male
Dasypodius, Petrus, 1490-1559 - - 1 Alternative names: Hasenfratz, Peter; Dasypodius, Peter
Titles or roles: Swiss humanist
Gender: male
Dathen, Peter, 1531-1588 6 1 1 Alternative names: Petrus Dathenus; Pieter Datheen
Titles or roles: Flemish Protestant
Gender: male
Dati, Carlo Roberto, 1619-1676 11 10 3 Alternative names: Dati, Carolus; Dati, Carlo; Datus, Carolus
Titles or roles: Italian philologist
Gender: male
Da Treviso, Lelio 2 - 1 Titles or roles: Servite
Gender: male
Dauber, Heinrich, fl. 1643-1646 2 - - Gender: male
Dauber, Johann Heinrich, 1600-1672 16 2 - Alternative names: Dauber, Johannes Henricus; Dauber, Johann Henryk
Titles or roles: Member of the Consistory of Hesse Kassel; lawyer; born in Herborn; professor, Breda, 1646; professor, Marburg
Gender: male
Daun-Falckenstein, Anna Elisabeth von, 1615-1706 1 - - Gender: female
Daurat, Jean - - 1 Alternative names: Auratus; Joan Dorat; Joan Dinemandy
Titles or roles: French poet and scholar; member of a group known as 'The Pléiade'
Gender: male
D'Auxon Hubert, 1597-1645 1 - - Alternative names: Hubertus Dauxon
Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of mathematics
Gender: male
Davenant, Edward, 1596-1679 4 1 1 Titles or roles: Prebend of Salisbury
Gender: male
Davenant, John, 1572-1641 44 5 7 Titles or roles: Bishop of Salisbury, 1621-41; Master of Queens' College, Cambridge; Lady Margaret Professor of Divinity, 1609-21; delegate at the Synod of Dort
Gender: male
Davenant, Margaret, fl. 1621 - - 2 Titles or roles: Wife and subsequetly widow of Robert Tounson (1575-1621); daughter of John Davenant, merchant of London; sister of John Davenant, who succeeded him as bishop of Salisbury
Gender: male
Davenant, R., fl. until 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Davenant, William (Sir), 1606-1668 2 - - Alternative names: D'Avenant
Titles or roles: poet, playwright, and theatre manager
Gender: male
Davenport, Christopher, 1595-1680 16 - - Alternative names: Franciscus à Sancta Clara [name in religion]; Franciscus a Sancta Clara
Titles or roles: Franciscan friar and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Davenport, George (Reverend), 1627-1677 77 - - Titles or roles: prebend of Durham; rector of Houghton
Gender: male
Davenport, James, fl. 1788-1793 5 - - Gender: male
Davenport, John, 1627-1677 1 - - Titles or roles: fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Davenport, John, 1597-1670 3 1 1 Titles or roles: Church Council of St Stephens in London; Pastor in New England after 1637
Gender: male
Davenport, John, d.1708 2 - - Titles or roles: rector of West Rasen, 1656-90; vicar of Great Wigston, 1693-1706; prebendary, Lincoln cathedral, 1700-08; husband of Sara Davenport
Gender: male
Davenport, Sara, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of John Davenport (d.1708), rector of West Rasen
Gender: female
Daventry - 1 - Gender: unknown
Daveys, Anthony, 1570-1625 26 - 3 Alternative names: Davies
Titles or roles: D.C.L.; prisoner, King's Bench Prison, London, 1624
Gender: male
Daveys, Thomas, fl. 1618-1620 4 - 4 Gender: male
David, John, fl. 1641-1642 2 - - Titles or roles: mayor of Haverford West
Gender: male
David, Michel, fl. 1683-1684 1 - - Gender: male
David, Thomas, fl. 1701-1705 10 - - Titles or roles: cousin of Hugh Griffith
Gender: male
Davies, Amos, fl. 1688 2 - - Gender: male
Davies, David, fl. 1684 2 - - Gender: male
Davies, D. P. (Reverend), fl. 1823 2 - - Gender: male
Davies, fl. 1797 - 1 - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Davies, Francis, fl. 1714-1719 17 - - Titles or roles: registrar of Landaff
Gender: male
Davies, Griffith, fl. 1696-1704 6 3 - Gender: male
Davies, Griffith, fl. 1703 4 - - Titles or roles: Corresponding with Edward Lhwyd from Birmingham in 1703.
Gender: male
Davies, H., fl. 1700-1704 2 - - Gender: male
Davies, John, 1679-1732 14 1 - Titles or roles: president of Queens' College, Cambridge; prebend of Ely
Gender: male
Davies, John, fl. 1679-1690 3 - - Gender: male
Davies, John, fl. 1693-1694 6 - - Titles or roles: writing from Newborough
Gender: male
Davies, John, fl. 1642 1 - 1 Alternative names: Davys (Sir)
Titles or roles: of Balliol College, Oxford
Gender: male
Davies, John, fl. 1725 1 - - Gender: male
Davies, John, fl. 1704 2 - - Titles or roles: writing from Llanbadarn
Gender: male
Davies, John (Reverend), fl. 1701-1704 6 - - Titles or roles: chaplain at the Buss in Brabant
Gender: male
Davies, John (Sir), 1569-1626 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; poet; solicitor-general for Ireland, 1604
Gender: male
Davies, R., fl. 1696 1 - - Gender: male
Davies, Richard, fl. 1665 1 - - Titles or roles: Stationer
Gender: male
Davies, Robert, 1685-1728 - 1 - Titles or roles: at Brasenose College, Oxford; son of Robert Davies (1658-1710); antiquary
Gender: male
Davies, Robert, 1658-1710 10 1 - Titles or roles: naturalist; antiquary; of Llanerch; father of Robert Davies (1685/6–1728)
Gender: male
Davies, Sneyd, 1709-1769 3 - - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Derby; poet
Gender: male
Davies, Thomas 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. Brasenose College, Oxford, 1692
Gender: male
Davies, Thomas, 1511-1573 - - 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of St Asaph, 1561-73
Gender: male
Davies, Thomas, fl. 1709 1 - - Gender: male
Davies, Thomas, fl. 1626-1628 2 - - Alternative names: Davis, Thomas
Gender: male
Davies, Thomas, fl. 1683 - 1 - Gender: male
Davies, William, 1660-1717 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Beverley
Gender: male
Davila, Enrico Caterino, 1576-1631 1 - - Titles or roles: Padua-based military man; author of a work on the French wars of religion
Gender: male
Davis - 1 - Gender: unknown
Davis, Charles, fl. 1734 3 2 - Gender: male
Davis, Francis 1 - - Alternative names: Davies, Francis
Gender: male
Davis, Hugh, 1632-1694 2 - - Titles or roles: rector of Dummer; matric. Wadham College, Oxford, 1651
Gender: male
Davis, James, fl. 1750 1 - - Gender: male
Davis (Mr) - 2 - Gender: male
Davison, Alexander (Reverend), fl. 1667-1668 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Ford, Northumberland; vicar of Lewisham, Kent
Gender: male
Davison, William, 1541-1608 3 10 1 Alternative names: Mr Secretary
Titles or roles: secretary of Queen Elizabeth I; father of William Davison (fl. 1596-97)
Gender: male
Davison, William, fl. 1596-1597 - 1 - Titles or roles: son of William Davison (1541-1608)
Gender: male
Davis, Richard, 1618-1700 or before 2 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller and publisher
Gender: male
Davis, Robert, fl. 1692-1693 1 - - Gender: male
Davy, F., fl. 1651 1 - - Titles or roles: of Ditchingham
Gender: male
Davy, Henry, fl. 1638 1 - - Titles or roles: bailiff of Yarmouth
Gender: male
Davy, James, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Davy (Major), fl. 1789 - - 1 Gender: male
Davys, John, fl. 1592 1 - - Titles or roles: of Middle Temple
Gender: male
Davys, John, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Davys, Paul, fl. until 1666 1 - - Gender: male
Dawes, William (Sir), 1671-1724 1 - - Titles or roles: archbishop of York; third baronet
Gender: male
Dawkins, Henry, fl. 1799 1 - - Gender: male
Dawkins, Rowland, 1618-1691 1 - - Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer; deputy major-general
Gender: male
Dawson, J., fl. 1707 1 - - Gender: male
Dawson, John, d.1685 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Chediston, and Westhall, Suffolk, 1663-85
Gender: male
Dawson (Mr), fl. 1647-1657 3 - - Alternative names: Dawson, Mr
Gender: male
Day, Edmund, fl. 1640-1641 - 3 - Titles or roles: at Ely House
Gender: male
Dayrell, Walter, 1610-1684 1 - - Alternative names: Darell, Walter
Titles or roles: matriculated Jesus College, Oxford 1627-8; student of Christ Church College, Oxford 1631; rector of Crawley, Hants. 1662; canon of Winchester 1662 and archdeacon until 1684
Gender: male
Dayrell, Walter, fl. 1624 1 - - Titles or roles: of Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Day, Thomas, 1748-1789 1 - - Titles or roles: author; political campaigner; author of 'Sandford and Merton'
Gender: male
Day, Thomas, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: mayor of Dover
Gender: male
D., D., fl. 1689 2 - - Alternative names: D. D.; Unidentified
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Arthur Charlett, (1655-1722)
Gender: male
Deacon, James, fl. 1793 - 2 - Gender: male
Deacon, Thomas (Reverend), 1697-1753 44 17 - Titles or roles: bishop of the nonjuring Church of England; physician
Gender: male
Dean, Ann, fl. 1731-1732 6 2 - Alternative names: née Hearne; Anne Hearne
Gender: female
Dean, Daniel, fl. 1731-1732 6 2 - Titles or roles: brother-in-law of Thomas Hearne (1678-1735); wife of Ann Hearne
Gender: male
Deane, Henry, fl. 1640 2 - - Titles or roles: fellow of Clare College, Cambridge; matric. 1626; D.D., 1663
Gender: male
Deane, Richard (Admiral), 1610-1653 3 1 - Titles or roles: army and naval officer; regicide
Gender: male
Deane, Richard, fl. 1804-1805 5 - - Gender: male
Dean of Windsor, fl. 1685-1686 - 2 - Alternative names: possibly Gregory Hancard
Gender: male
Deare, Thomas, fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Dearn, T. D. W., fl. 1812 2 - - Gender: male
Dearn, T. H., fl. 1813 1 - - Gender: male
de Beauchastel (Monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Beauchastel
Gender: male
De Bie, Jacques, 1581-1640 - 8 - Alternative names: Bye, Jacob de
Titles or roles: Painter; Engraver, draughtsman, art dealer, and numismatist
Gender: male
de Bills, fl. 1661 - - 2 Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Debrett, John, d.1822 40 1 - Titles or roles: publisher; bookseller
Gender: male
de Bus, Balthazar, 1581-1657 - 2 - Alternative names: R. P. Balthazar de Bus
Titles or roles: Jesuit rector; nephew of César de Bus; born Cavaillon; died Carpentras
Gender: male
De Cambis, Jean, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
Decamio, Hector, fl. 1525 - 1 - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Juan Luis Vives
Gender: male
De' Capitani, Paolo, fl. 1810-1820 - 1 - Alternative names: Paolo de Capitani di Vimercato
Gender: male
de Carondelet (Monsieur), fl. 1622 - 3 - Alternative names: M. de Carondelet
Titles or roles: archdeacon and canon of Cambrai
Gender: male
De Cavalli, Marin, 1561-1611 - 1 - Alternative names: Cavalli, Marin de
Titles or roles: Venetian diplomat
Gender: male
Decerius, Andreas 1 - - Gender: male
de Chalanges (Monsieur), fl. 1613 - 1 - Alternative names: Challenges
Titles or roles: addressee, in Paris, of letter from Peiresc, 1613
Gender: male
Dechales, Claude François Milliet, 1621-1678 - - 1 Alternative names: Milliet de Challes; Deschales
Titles or roles: French Jesuit priest and mathematician
Gender: male
de Champagny (Monsieur), fl. 1586 - 1 - Alternative names: Champaigny
Titles or roles: Royal governor, Antwerp; maistre, chambre des comptes
Gender: male
Deckenbach, Daniel, fl. 1633 1 - - Titles or roles: Herborn, Synod of
Gender: male
Decker, Frederick, fl. 1670 - - 1 Alternative names: Frederick Deker
Titles or roles: Physican author of "Experimentum...in notis & observationibus editis ad Praxin Barbettianam"
Gender: male
Decker, Joannes, fl. 1605 4 3 - Alternative names: Deckers, Johannes
Titles or roles: Jesuit; Historian; Correspondent of Kepler
Gender: male
Deckinger, Johann, fl. 1649-1667 6 - 6 Alternative names: Deckhinger, Johann; Deckingerus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Deacon
Gender: male
Deckinger, Susanna, fl. 1649 - - 1 Alternative names: Deckinger, Susanne; Deccingerus, Susanne; Stern, Susanna
Gender: female
De Cocherel, fl. 1669-1673 4 3 - Gender: male
Decormis, Pierre, 1577-1649 - 1 - Alternative names: de Cormis
Titles or roles: seigneur de Beaurecueil et de Roqueshautes; avocat général au Parlement d'Aix
Gender: male
de Coyrol (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Coyrol
Gender: male
Dedel, Johannes, 1589-1665 10 7 - Titles or roles: Senator of the Supreme Court of the Netherlands; Tutor of Constantijn and Maurice Huygens
Gender: male
Dedel, Nicolaas, 1597-1646 - 2 - Alternative names: Dedelius, Nicolaus
Titles or roles: Professor of Law, University of Leiden
Gender: male
Dedem, Coenraad Willem van, 1644-1714 1 - - Gender: male
de Dona, Baron, fl. 1620-1629 1 - 1 Alternative names: Baron de Dona; Dona, Baron de
Gender: male
de Drevon (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Drevon
Gender: male
Dee, Arthur (Dr), 1579-1651 1 1 5 Titles or roles: Son of Dr John Dee (1527–1608)
Gender: male
Deedes, Julius (Captain), fl. 1678-1690 2 1 2 Titles or roles: nephew of John Wallis (1616-1703)
Gender: male
Deeds, William, fl. 1693 2 1 - Gender: male
Dee, John, 1527-1609 2 - 5 Titles or roles: Mathematician, astrologer, and antiquary
Gender: male
Deere, Henry, fl. 1714 and after 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in Cambridge Castle
Gender: male
Deere, Richard (Reverend), b.1664 12 - - Titles or roles: rector of St George-super-Ely, Glamorgan, 1690, and of Peterstone-super-Ely, Glamorgan; matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1682
Gender: male
Deffray, John 2 - - Titles or roles: M.A. Saumur, incorporated 1689
Gender: male
Degaste, Jacques, fl. 1561 1 - - Titles or roles: Merchant, in London
Gender: male
de Geer, Gerhard, 1642-1687 - 1 3 Alternative names: Gérard de Geer van Österby; Gerhardus de Geer; Gerardus de Geer
Gender: male
de Geer, Laurentius, 1614-1666 - 2 75 Alternative names: Vavřinec de Geer; Laurens de Geer van Österby; Laurent de Geer
Gender: male
de Geer, Louis, 1587-1652 1 20 94 Alternative names: Ludvík de Geer; Louis IV. de Geer van Finspong en Leufsta; Louys DGeer
Titles or roles: Dutch-Swedish entrepreneur
Gender: male
de Geer, Stephan, 1629-1685 - - 12 Alternative names: Štěpán de Geer; Estienne de Geer van Gimo; Steven de Geer; Etienne de Geer
Gender: male
Degenfeld, Christoph Martin, 1593-1653 1 5 - Gender: male
Degge, Simon (Sir), 1612-1703 1 - - Titles or roles: High Sheriff of Derbyshire
Gender: male
De Graaf, Regnier, 1641-1673 11 14 1 Alternative names: Reinier de Graaf; Reijnerus de Graeff; Graaf, Reinier; Graaf, Reinier de
Titles or roles: Dutch physician and anatomist
Gender: male
de Gravatier (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Gravatier
Gender: male
Degrave, Isaac, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
De Gravel (Mr) (mentioned 1689) - - 2 Alternative names: Mr de Gravel; Gravel, Mr de
Gender: male
de Guillaumond (monsieur) - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Guillaumond
Gender: male
De Harlay, fl. 1714 4 - - Alternative names: Harlay, De
Gender: male
Dehaust, Joannes, fl. 1629-1634 10 1 - Alternative names: Dehaust, John
Gender: male
Dehnig, Reinhold, 1624-1670 9 1 - Alternative names: Dehn
Titles or roles: Jesuit, philologist
Gender: male
De Honde, fl. 1780 1 - - Alternative names: Dehonde; Honde, De
Gender: male
Dehonde, Petrus 1 - - Gender: male
De Houst, Mathieu, fl. 1584-1585 1 - - Alternative names: Hoest, Mathieu
Titles or roles: possibly a tax collector
Gender: male
de Héron (monsieur), fl. 1659 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Héron
Gender: male
Deichelsheim, R. de, fl. 1732 1 - - Alternative names: De Deichelsheim
Gender: male
Deichmann, Christoph, 1576-1648 1 1 - Alternative names: Christophorus Deichman
Titles or roles: German jurist; diplomat
Gender: male
Deidier, Antoine, d.1746 3 3 - Titles or roles: Physician; Professor of Chemistry, Montpellier; Fellow of the Royal Society
Gender: male
DeKatt (Mrs), fl. 1705 - 1 - Titles or roles: cousin of Ann Pye (fl. 1705)
Gender: female
de Keerman, fl. 1651 - 1 - Alternative names: Keerman, de
Gender: unknown
Dekema, Sixtus, fl. 1576 1 - - Gender: male
Delabady (Mrs) (mentioned 1690) - - 1 Gender: female
de La Boderie (Madame), fl. 1622 - 3 - Titles or roles: addressee, in Paris, of letter from Peiresc, 1622
Gender: female
De La Faye, Charles, 1677-1762 1 - - Alternative names: Charles De La Fay; Faye, Charles De La; Delafaye; Delasaye
Titles or roles: Freemason; FRS; civil servant; son of Louis De La Faye; undersecretary of State in the Northern Department; matric. All Souls College, Oxford, 1692
Gender: male
De La Faye, Louis, fl. 1685-1698 - 3 - Alternative names: Louis de La Faye; Faye, de la; Saye; Delafaye
Titles or roles: Bookseller; father of Charles de la Faye; Huguenot refugee, naturalized in London, 2 July 1685
Gender: male
De la Haye, David, fl. 1639-1640 4 4 - Alternative names: Haye, David de la
Gender: male
De la Haye, fl. 1662 - - 1 Alternative names: Haye, de la
Gender: unknown
Delahaye, K. A., fl. 1721 1 - - Gender: male
Delamott, Matthew, 1665-1681 4 3 - Alternative names: De La Motte, Mal; Delamotte, Mat.; Delamotte, Matt.
Titles or roles: chaplain; fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford; tutor to Lord Digby
Gender: male
De Langes, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
de l'Angle, John Maximilian (Dr), 1641-1724 1 1 - Alternative names: l'Angle, John Maximillian de; Langle; Maximilian de L'Angle
Titles or roles: prebend, 1678, and canon of Canterbury; minister of the Church in the Savoy; brother of Sam de l'Angle
Gender: male
de l'Angle, Sam, fl. 1680 1 - - Alternative names: l'Angle, Sam de
Titles or roles: brother of Dr John Max de l'Angle (1641-1724), prebend and canon of Canterbury, and minister of the Church in the Savoy
Gender: male
Delany, Mary, 1700-1788 2 1 13 Alternative names: née Granville; Pendarves (other married name)
Titles or roles: court favourite; artist
Gender: female
Delany, Patrick, 1685-1768 - - 7 Alternative names: Dr Delaney
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
De la Tombe, Pierre, fl. 1574 1 - - Alternative names: Pierre de la Tombe
Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
de La Tour (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: La Tour, monsieur de
Gender: unknown
de Launay, Gilles, fl. 1668 1 2 1 Titles or roles: Conseiller du Roi; Historiographe de France
Gender: male
Delaune, William, 1659-1728 12 2 1 Titles or roles: college head; president of St John's College, Cambridge, 1697; chaplain to Queen Anne from 1703; vice-Chancellor of Oxford, 1702; embezzler
Gender: male
De La Ville (l'Abbé), fl. 1738-1740 9 - - Alternative names: l'Abbé de Lavelle; l'Abbé; De La Ville
Gender: male
Del Bene, Pierre, 1550-1590 3 1 - Alternative names: d’Elbène
Titles or roles: aumonier of Charles IX; son of Albisse d’Elbène and Lucrèce Cavalcanti; knew Joseph Justus Scaliger and Claude Dupuy
Gender: male
Delenus, Pieter, 1530-1563 4 7 - Alternative names: Delaenus, Petrus; Deleen
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister
Gender: male
Delfico, Melchiorre, 1744-1835 1 - - Titles or roles: Francophile political activist; from the Kingdom of Naples; student of Gaetano Filangieri; poet; economist and numismatist; reader of Locke and Rousseau
Gender: male
Delft, magistrate of 1 - - Alternative names: magistrate of Delft
Gender: male
de Ligne, Charles, 1550-1616 2 - - Alternative names: Charles de Ligne; Arenbergius, Carolus; Charles of Arenberg; Karel de Ligne
Titles or roles: prince-count of Arenberg and Duke of Aarschot; Knight of the Golden Fleece diplomat; friend of Ortelius
Gender: male
Delisle, Joseph-Nicholas, 1688-1768 1 - - Alternative names: Joseph-Nicholas de L'Isle; Joseph-Nicholas de Lisle; Joseph Delisle; Delisle Ie Cadet
Titles or roles: Astronomer; cartographer; younger brother of Guillaume Delisle; member of the Academie de Sciences; Professor of Mathematics, Collège de France; F.R.S., 12 March 1724
Gender: male
Della Faille, Jean-Charles, 1597-1652 4 - - Alternative names: La Faille, Jan-Karel de
Titles or roles: Jesuit priest from Brabant, and mathematician
Gender: male
Della Valle, Pietro, 1586-1652 5 - - Alternative names: Pietro Pellegrino della Valle
Titles or roles: Traveller throughout Asia, Holy Land, the Middle East, Northern Africa, and India
Gender: male
Deller, Wilhelm, fl. 1656 - - 1 Gender: male
Dell, William, d.1664 - 1 - Titles or roles: ejected minister; educational reformer
Gender: male
Dell, William, fl. 1631-1637 4 5 - Alternative names: Dell, Guilielmus; William Dell 1
Titles or roles: Secretary and chaplain to William Laud, archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Delmanhorst, Hendrik, 1575-1640 1 - - Gender: male
Delmona, Carbone, fl. 1659 1 - - Gender: male
Del Monte, Antonio Francesco, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Delordes (?), J., fl. 1634 - 1 - Gender: male
Delorge, fl. 1672 - 1 - Alternative names: comte Delorge
Titles or roles: French officer
Gender: male
Delrieu, fl. 1662 1 2 - Titles or roles: Tax collector ('pachter der belastingen') in Orange
Gender: male
Del Rio, Louis, 1537-1578 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer and advisor to Philip II
Gender: male
Del Rio, Martin Antonio, 1551-1608 1 5 - Alternative names: Martin Antoine Del Rio; Martin Delrio; Martinus Antonius Delrio
Titles or roles: Jesuit; theologian; lawyer; member of the Council of Brabant
Gender: male
de Lubienietz (Monsieur), fl. 1634 - 2 - Alternative names: de Lubienick II; Lubienick, M. de; de Lubienietz; Lubienietzki; de Lubienietz Lubienietzki
Gender: male
Deluc, Jean-André, 1727-1817 - - 1 Titles or roles: Swiss geologist and meteorologist; natural philosopher; politician
Gender: male
Deluzy - 1 - Titles or roles: Surgeon; thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Delves, Henry, fl. 1646 - 1 - Gender: male
De Mares (Canon), fl. 1574 - - 1 Titles or roles: Chaplain
Gender: male
Demetrius, Paulus, fl. 1609-1611 2 1 - Titles or roles: Friend of G. J. Vossius.
Gender: male
de Miggrode, Jacques, fl. 1552 1 - - Titles or roles: French
Gender: male
Demisiani, Giovanni, d.1614 - - 1 Alternative names: Johannes Demisianos; Ἰωάννης Δημησιάνος
Titles or roles: Greek theologian, chemist, mathematician to Cardinal Gonzaga
Gender: male
Demison (Mademoiselle), fl. 1690 - 1 - Gender: female
Demmeler, Joseph, 1603-1659 5 - 9 Alternative names: Demler, Josef; Demmeler, Josephus; Demmelerus, Josephus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Demmler, Joseph, 1619 or before-1639 - - 1 Titles or roles: from Calw
Gender: male
de Morel (monsieur), fl. 1659 - 1 - Gender: male
De Moumange, fl. 1581 1 - - Alternative names: De Moumange, Ministre
Gender: male
Dempster, Thomas, 1579-1625 1 - - Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Denant, fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Denbigh, sheriff of, fl. 1648 1 - - Alternative names: The Sheriff of Denbigh
Gender: male
Dendy, Edward, 1613-1674 - - 1 Titles or roles: serjeant-at-arms to the Council of State
Gender: male
Dene, D. (Sir) 1 - - Gender: male
Denenter (Sigor), fl. until 1601 - 1 - Gender: male
Denertus, Jerzy, fl. 1658 - - 1 Gender: male
Dengius, Jean, d.1605 2 - - Titles or roles: from Basel; tutor to the family of comte Jérôme Venceslas de Thurn; buried 1605
Gender: male
Denham, Benjamin, 1622-1670 5 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Barming and East Barming, 1667-70; chaplain to Heneage Finch, 3rd earl of Winchilsea (1628–1689), English ambassador in Constantinople from 1660 to 1668
Gender: male
Denham, Nathaniel, fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Denich, Sebastian, 1596-1671 5 - - Titles or roles: Auxiliari Bishop of Regensburg, titular Bishop of Halmiros
Gender: male
Denina, Carlo, 1731-1813 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian scholar; Catholic priest; from Piedmont
Gender: male
Denis [?], Jean - 2 - Alternative names: [Denis], Jean; Jean Denis
Titles or roles: Husband of Marie Denis who was writing from Orange, France; thought to have been receiving letters in The Hague
Gender: male
Denis, Jean, d.1704 9 4 5 Titles or roles: Physician in Paris
Gender: male
Denis, Marie, fl. 1692 2 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Orange, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Gender: female
Denison, Lancelot (Reverend), fl. 1698 1 - - Gender: male
Denison, William, d.1755 9 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of University College, Oxford; matric. 1693; president of Magdalen Hall, 1745-55
Gender: male
Denly (Mr) - - 1 Gender: male
Denne, A., fl. 1728 1 - - Gender: male
Denne, I. (Reverend), fl. 1758 1 - - Gender: male
Denne, John, 1693-1767 2 10 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary; father of Samuel Denne (1730-99)
Gender: male
Denne, John, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Denne, J. (Reverend), fl. 1753-1754 - 3 - Gender: male
Denne, Samuel (Reverend), 1730-1799 132 11 - Titles or roles: antiquary; F.S.A.; vicar of the parishes of Wilmington and Darenth, both near Dartford; son of John Denne (1693-1767)
Gender: male
Dennetières, Jacques, d.1677 - 3 - Titles or roles: State Councillor in Brussels; heer van Harlebois
Gender: male
Denny, Edward (Sir), 1547-1600 - 1 - Gender: male
De Noris, Alessandro, fl. 1650-1680 1 - - Titles or roles: Veronese historian
Gender: male
Denton, Alexander, fl. 1704 2 - - Gender: male
Denys, Jean-Baptiste, 1643-1704 - - 1 Titles or roles: Personal physician to King Louis XIV
Gender: male
Denys (Mr), fl. 1695 - 1 - Gender: male
Deodatus, Aelius, fl. 1633-1635 1 1 - Titles or roles: advocate in Parliament at Paris
Gender: male
De Palma (Count), fl. 1721 - 1 - Alternative names: de Palma; count of Palma; Unidentified Recipient; 'the Imperial Resident'
Titles or roles: Diplomat
Gender: male
de Petris, fl. 1760-1770 - 1 - Titles or roles: Abbot resident in Rome in 1770
Gender: male
de Pradines (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Pradines
Gender: male
de Rames (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Rames
Gender: male
Derand, François, 1590-1644 1 - - Alternative names: Francois
Titles or roles: Jesuit; architect
Gender: male
Derchey, H., fl. 1699 1 - - Alternative names: H. Derchey
Titles or roles: Writing from Paris in 1699
Gender: male
Dereham, Thomas, 1678-1739 19 12 - Alternative names: Sir Thomas Dereham; Thomas Derham; Sir Thomas Dereham, 4th Baronet
Titles or roles: Fellow of the Royal Society
Gender: male
Derham, Thomas (Sir), d.1668 1 - - Titles or roles: entered Peterhouse, Cambridge, 1616
Gender: male
Derham, William, 1657-1735 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; natural philosopher; canon of Windsor; father of William Derham (1702-57); F.R.S., 1702
Gender: male
Derham, William, 1702-1757 4 - - Titles or roles: college head; president of St John's College, Oxford; eldest son of William Derham (1657-1735)
Gender: male
de' Ricci, Scipione, 1741-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Prato and Pistoia; Jansenist
Gender: male
Dering, Edward (Sir), 1705-1762 9 - - Titles or roles: fifth baronet; politician; elder son Sir Cholmeley Dering, fourth Baronet (1679-1711), who was killed in a duel
Gender: male
Dering, Edward (Sir), 1732-1798 1 - - Titles or roles: sixth baronet; M.P. for New Romney; son of Sir Edward Dering, fifth baronet (1706-52)
Gender: male
Dering, Edward (Sir), 1625-1684 2 - - Titles or roles: second baronet; politician; M.P. for Hythe; only son of Sir Edward Dering, first baronet (1598-1644)
Gender: male
Dering, Edward (Sir), 1650-1689 - 1 1 Alternative names: Deering
Titles or roles: third baronet; M.P. for Kent; eldest son of Sir Edward Dering, second Baronet (1625-84), also M.P. for Kent
Gender: male
Dering, E. (Sir), fl. 1717-1718 1 - - Gender: male
Dering, Lady, fl. 1752 1 - - Gender: female
Dering (Mrs), fl. until 1828 - 1 - Gender: female
Dernbach, Peter Philipp von, 1619-1683 4 1 - Titles or roles: Prince-Bishop of Bamberg, Prince-Bishop of Würzburg
Gender: male
de Rocheblanc (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur de Rocheblanc
Gender: male
Desargues, Girard, 1591-1661 1 3 - Titles or roles: French mathematician and engineer
Gender: male
Desbordes, Henri, fl. 1683-1711 2 - - Alternative names: des Bordes; Henry Desbordes
Titles or roles: printer; bookseller
Gender: male
Descartes, Joachim, 1563-1640 - 3 - Titles or roles: member of the Parlement of Brittany at Rennes; father of René Descartes (1596-1650)
Gender: male
Descartes, Joachim, 1602-1680 2 - - Titles or roles: Half-brother of René Descartes; councellor at the Parlement de Bretagne
Gender: male
Descartes, Pierre, 1591-1660 - 6 - Titles or roles: Older brother of René Descartes; councellor at the Parlement de Bretagne
Gender: male
Descartes, René, 1596-1650 793 198 66 Alternative names: Cartesius; Rene Descartes; Cartesius, Renatus
Titles or roles: French philosopher
Gender: male
Deschamps, Antoine, fl. 1635 1 - - Titles or roles: Equerry
Gender: male
Deschamps, Théodore, b.1588 32 - - Titles or roles: physician; philosopher; atomist
Gender: male
Des Coutures, Jacques Parrain (Baron), 1645-1702 13 - - Alternative names: Jacques Parrain Des Coutures
Titles or roles: French writer and translator
Gender: male
Descroate, Guillaume - 1 - Alternative names: Giliamme Descroate
Titles or roles: cook to the Count de Tillemette, commander of the cavalry; thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
De Servoulles, fl. 1668 1 - - Alternative names: Gaspar de Servoulles
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Des Fontaines-Voutron, Daniel, fl. 1667-1674 3 - - Alternative names: Daniel des Fontaines-Voutron
Titles or roles: French Huguenot; physician-general for the army in Ireland
Gender: male
Deslandes, fl. 1705 2 - - Titles or roles: Secretary to Adrien-Maurice comte d’Ayen, duc de Noailles; in Versailles
Gender: male
Des Maizeaux, Pierre, 1673-1745 11 68 - Titles or roles: Journalist; biographer; editor; in London; fellow of the Royal Society (1720); Gentleman de la Chambre du roi (1722)
Gender: male
Desmarest, Léopold, 1708-1747 2 - - Alternative names: Desmarest, Leopold
Titles or roles: Army officer
Gender: male
Desmarets de Maillebois, Yves Marie, 1715-1791 2 - - Titles or roles: marquis de Maillebois
Gender: male
Desmarets, Henri, fl. 1697 3 - - Gender: male
Desmarets, Samuel, 1599-1673 13 4 15 Alternative names: Samuel Des Marets; Samuel Maresius
Titles or roles: French-Dutch Reformed theologian and controversialist; professor, at Den Bosch, then at Groningen
Gender: male
Desmon - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters in London
Gender: male
de Smyter, fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: Smyter, de
Gender: male
Desnoeuds (Monsieur), fl. 1618 - - 2 Alternative names: Monsieur d'Esnoeuds
Gender: male
Desnoyers, Pierre, 1607-1691 18 2 - Titles or roles: secretary to the Queen of Poland
Gender: male
Despange - - 1 Gender: male
Despencer (Lady), fl. until 1827 3 - - Gender: female
Despencer (Lord), fl. until 1827 2 - - Gender: male
Despotin (Dr), fl. 1621-1622 - - 2 Gender: male
Despotin, Jasper (Dr), fl. 1632 1 - - Alternative names: Despotine; Despotine, Gaspar
Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Desselius, Valerius Andreas, 1588-1655 1 - - Titles or roles: Hebrew scholar and librarian
Gender: male
Desserans, Jean, fl. 1567-1578 1 4 - Alternative names: Jan Desserans; Jehan Desseran
Titles or roles: Bookseller, based in London
Gender: male
Desson, Nicolas, b.1604 - 1 - Alternative names: Deson; Desson; du Son; d'Esson; Monsieur de Son
Titles or roles: sieur d'Aigmont; French engraver and inventor
Gender: male
Destouches, Philippe Néricault, 1680-1754 - 1 - Titles or roles: French playwright
Gender: male
Destournelles, chevalier, fl. 1704-1712 2 - - Alternative names: le chevalier Destournelles; Des Tournelles; chevalier Tournelle
Titles or roles: Huguenot refugee, in Rotterdam; proofreader for printer Reinier Leers; close friend of Pierre Bayle; intermediary between abbé Dubos and Pierre Bayle
Gender: male
De Strades 1 - - Alternative names: Strades, de
Gender: male
Des Traos, Antoine, fl. 1581 1 - - Alternative names: Des Traos, Antoene
Titles or roles: Secretary to William, Landgrave of Hesse
Gender: male
Desurlis, Jean - 1 - Titles or roles: Head of the French theatre troupe in The Hague
Gender: male
Desvoys, Jacques-Louis, 1721-1769 6 - - Titles or roles: sgr de Nanteuil-sur-Marne
Gender: male
Dethard, Georg - 1 - Alternative names: Dethardingius, Georgius
Gender: male
Dethick, Gilbert (Sir), 1499-1584 1 - - Titles or roles: garter herald; diplomat; father of William Dethick (1543-1612)
Gender: male
Dethick, John, fl. 1655-1656 - 1 - Titles or roles: Lord Mayor of London (Nov. 1655-Oct. 1656)
Gender: male
Detri, Andreas, fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Dettonville, Amos, 1623-1662 - - 3 Gender: male
Deumer, Petrus, fl. 1658 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit Provincial of the Upper Rhine province
Gender: male
Deusing, Anton, 1612-1666 5 - 12 Alternative names: Antonius Deusingius; Anthonius
Titles or roles: Physician, mathematician and astronomer; author of 'Disquisitio Physico-Mathematica, Gemina, de Vacuo itemque de Attractione' (1661)
Gender: male
Deutsch, F., fl. 1683 1 - - Gender: male
Devaux, François-Antoine, 1712-1796 3 2467 - Alternative names: Panpan
Titles or roles: Poet and man of letters
Gender: male
Devenish, Thomas, fl. 1643-1644 2 5 - Gender: male
Devereux, Leicester - 1 - Alternative names: Devereux, Leister
Titles or roles: Viscount Hereford; second son of Walter Devereux, fifth Viscount Hereford (1578–1658)
Gender: male
Devereux, Robert, 1591-1646 17 27 - Titles or roles: third earl of Essex; parliamentarian army officer; son of Robert Devereux, second earl of Essex (1565–1601)
Gender: male
Devereux, Robert, 1565-1601 5 5 1 Titles or roles: second earl of Essex; soldier; politician; elder son of Walter Devereux, first earl of Essex (1539–76)
Gender: male
Devery (?), fl. 1762 1 - - Gender: male
de Villeneufe (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: Villeneufe, monsieur de
Gender: male
de Villers, Dionysius, 1546-1620 4 1 - Alternative names: Dionysius de Villers; Villerius; Denys de Villers
Titles or roles: French historian, antiquarian, and humanist; friend of Philip and Theodore Galle, Lipsius, and Ortelius; from Tournai
Gender: male
De Vins (?), fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Devonshire, Earl of, d.1630 1 - - Gender: male
Devon, William, fl. 1781 2 - - Gender: male
Devoti, Giovanni, 1744-1820 - 1 - Titles or roles: Roman lawyer; professor of canon law at the Sapienza, Rome; author of successful works about Roman jurisprudence
Gender: male
Dewes, Ann, fl. 1752-1754 10 - 4 Alternative names: Dewes, Anne
Gender: female
D'Ewes, Simonds (Sir), 1602-1650 5 2 1 Alternative names: Dewes
Titles or roles: diarist; antiquary; first baronet; eldest son of Paul Dewes (1567–1631)
Gender: male
Dewhurst, Richard, fl. 1759 1 - - Gender: male
De Witte, fl. 1565 1 - - Gender: male
Deynse, Bernard van, 1632-1706 - 2 - Alternative names: Bernard van Deynse; Deijnse
Titles or roles: Preacher Dutch Reformed Church in Vlissingen, 1668; brother of Catharina van Deynse (Hadriaan Beverland's mother); uncle of Hadriaan Beverland; son of preacher Gideon van Deynse
Gender: male
D., F. P., fl. 1689 1 - - Alternative names: F. P. D.; D., F-P.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Rev. John Thornton, John (fl. 1658-1700)
Gender: male
Dögen, Matthias, 1605-1672 - - 1 Alternative names: Doegen; Dogen
Gender: male
Dhanault, Joannes Augustus, fl. 1637 6 - - Alternative names: Danotus, Johan Augustus
Gender: male
d'Happoncourt, François-Henri, 1672-1733 - 2 - Titles or roles: Father of Mme de Graffigny
Gender: male
d'Haulteriac, Marquis, fl. 1636 1 - - Gender: male
d'Herbelot de Molainville, Barthélemy, 1625-1695 1 - - Alternative names: Bartholomé
Titles or roles: French Orientalist
Gender: male
d'Hostun, Camille, 1652-1728 - - 1 Alternative names: Count Tallard; Camille d'Hostun de la Baume, duc de Tallard
Titles or roles: duc de Tallard
Gender: male
Diamantius, Isaac, 1578-1617 19 12 1 Titles or roles: Preacher
Gender: male
Dias, J.G., fl. 1645 3 - - Alternative names: Dias, P.G.; Dias, P.G. Vas
Gender: male
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847 4 - - Titles or roles: bibliographer
Gender: male
Di Capua, Leonardo, 1617-1695 1 - - Alternative names: Capua, Leonardo di
Titles or roles: Naples-based natural philosopher; atomist; follower of Galileo
Gender: male
Dicconson, David, fl. 1714 1 - - Gender: male
Dickens, C. (Reverend), fl. 1785 1 - - Titles or roles: D.D.
Gender: male
Dickenson, Edmund (Dr), 1624-1707 - 1 - Titles or roles: physician and alchemist
Gender: male
Dickes, Samuel, fl. 1691 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1665
Gender: male
Dickins, Francis, b.1673 1 - - Titles or roles: barrister
Gender: male
Dickins, George, fl. 1743 1 - - Gender: male
Dickinson, Edmund, 1624-1707 4 - - Titles or roles: physician and alchemist; senior Linacre lecturer in medicine; honorary fellow of the College of Physicians, 1664
Gender: male
Dickinson, William, 1756-1822 1 - - Alternative names: William Dickinson Rastall
Titles or roles: antiquary; political manager
Gender: male
Dickinson, William, fl. 1709 1 - - Gender: male
Dickins, Thomas, fl. 1700-1701 1 - - Gender: male
Dickmeijer, Barthold, fl. 1634 - - 1 Alternative names: Dickmeyer; Dickmayer
Titles or roles: of Rostock
Gender: male
Didot, Firmin, 1764-1836 - - 1 Titles or roles: French engraver, printer, and type founder
Gender: male
Dieciaiuti, Giuliano 1 - - Titles or roles: Tuscan Merchant; from Piombino [?]; agent of Vincenzo I Gonzaga in Florence
Gender: male
Dierdorff, Georg, fl. 1645-1648 4 - - Gender: male
Dierkens, Salomon, 1641-1703 2 1 - Titles or roles: President of the Court of Brabant, The Hague
Gender: male
Diest, governor of, fl. 1581 - 1 - Alternative names: Governor of Diest; Diest, gouverneur de; Gouverneur de Diest
Gender: male
Diest, Henricus van, 1595-1673 8 - - Alternative names: Diest, Henricus à; Diest, Henricus a; De Diest, Henry; Diest, Henry de; Hendrik van Diest
Titles or roles: Theologian; professor in Harderwijk
Gender: male
Diest, Johan van, fl. 1695 1 - - Alternative names: Johan van Diest
Gender: male
Diest, Samuel von, fl. 1668-1669 2 - - Alternative names: Samuel von Diest
Gender: male
Dieterich, Conrad, 1575-1639 2 - 7 Alternative names: Conrad Dietrich; Konrad Dieterich
Titles or roles: Evangelical Theologian; Jurist
Gender: male
Dieterlin, Bernhard, fl. 1635 2 - - Titles or roles: active in Tübingen
Gender: male
Dietrichstein, Franz Seraph von, 1570-1636 1 1 - Alternative names: František kardinál Dietrichstein; František z Ditrichsteina; Dietrichstein, František; Dietrichstein, François de; Dietrichstein, Frantisek
Titles or roles: cardinal; archbishop of Olomouc
Gender: male
Dietrichstein, Ludwig von, 1533-1615 10 - - Alternative names: von Dietrichstein, Ludwig
Gender: male
Dieu, Daniel de, fl. 1579-1583 4 - - Alternative names: Dedieu, Daniel
Titles or roles: Reformed minister
Gender: male
Dieu, Louis de, 1590-1642 12 8 2 Alternative names: Dedieu, Ludovic; Ludovicus; Dieu, Ludwig de; Dieu, Lodewijk de
Titles or roles: Huguenot minister
Gender: male
Digby, Anne, d.1697 5 3 - Alternative names: née Russell; Lady Anne Digby; Lady Bristol; Russell, Anne (Lady); Anne Digby, countess of Bristol
Titles or roles: Daughter of Francis Russell, fourth earl of Bedford, and Catherine Brydges; wife of George Digby, second earl of Bristol; mother of John, Francis, Diana, and Anne Digby; countess of Bristol
Gender: female
Digby, Beatrice, fl. 1658 1 - - Titles or roles: Wife of Sir John Digby, later Earl of Bristol; daughter of Charles Walcott; widow of Sir John Dive of Bromham, Kent.
Gender: female
Digby, George, 1612-1677 15 2 4 Alternative names: Lord Digby; Mrs Eyres [pseud.]
Titles or roles: second earl of Bristol; politician
Gender: male
Digby, John, 1580-1653 9 15 4 Titles or roles: first earl of Bristol; diplomat and politician
Gender: male
Digby, John, 1635-1698 1 - - Alternative names: Lord Digby
Titles or roles: third earl of Bristol
Gender: male
Digby, K. (Dr), fl. 1682 1 - - Gender: male
Digby, Kenelm (Sir), 1603-1665 32 40 19 Titles or roles: natural philosopher; courtier; diplomatist
Gender: male
Digby, Robert, 1654-1677 4 - - Titles or roles: third baron Digby
Gender: male
Digby, Simon, 1657-1686 4 1 - Titles or roles: fourth Baron Digby; brother of Robert Digby
Gender: male
Digby, William, 1661-1752 16 1 - Titles or roles: fifth Baron Digby of Geashill; politician and philanthropist
Gender: male
Di Gennaro, Giuseppe Aurelio, 1701-1761 1 - - Alternative names: Giuseppe Aurelio di Gennaro; Gennaro, Giuseppe Aurelio di
Titles or roles: Neapolitan lawyer and judge who defended the Church against Austrian jurisdictionalist policies; author of legal works; student of G.B. Vico
Gender: male
Digges, Dudley (Sir), 1582-1639 1 - - Titles or roles: politician and diplomat; son of Thomas Digges (c.1546–95)
Gender: male
Digges, Edward, fl. 1654 1 1 - Gender: male
Digges, Thomas, 1546-1595 1 - - Titles or roles: mathematician; M.P.; father of Dudley Digges (1582/3–1639)
Gender: male
Digiser, Michael, 1627-1678 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit, taught Rhetoric in Neuburg, Dillingen and Landsberg. He left the Order in 1667 but remained a priest and became a professor of ascred Scripture at Innsbruck.
Gender: male
d'Ilgen (Monsieur), fl. 1712 1 - - Alternative names: Ilgen, Monsieur d'
Gender: male
Dilger, Daniel - - 1 Alternative names: Dilgeren, Daniel
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Dilger, Reinhold, fl. 1648 2 - - Alternative names: Dilgerus, Reinholdus; Rainoldus
Titles or roles: from Danzig
Gender: male
Dilgerus, Daniel, 1572-1645 2 - - Titles or roles: Lutheran; pastor
Gender: male
Dilgerus, Nathaniel, 1604-1679 33 1 27 Titles or roles: pastor, St Marien, Danzig
Gender: male
Dilgerus, Nicolaus, fl. 1629 - 1 - Gender: male
Dilherr, Johan Michael, 1604-1669 5 - 29 Alternative names: Dilberrus, John Michael; Dilherrus, Johann M.
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Dilke, William, d.1718 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Bixleu, Brisley, and Necton
Gender: male
Dillenius, J. J., 1684-1747 25 3 - Alternative names: Dillinius, J.J.
Gender: male
Dillingham, Samuel, 1624-1672 6 - - Titles or roles: sizar and pensioner at Emmanuel College, Cambridge; rector of Hadley
Gender: male
Dillingham, Theophilus, 1613-1678 12 8 - Titles or roles: college head
Gender: male
Dillingham, William (Dr), 1617-1689 36 3 - Titles or roles: Latin poet and anthologist; master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge; vicar of Odell, Bedfordshire
Gender: male
Dillon, James (Sir), 1600-1669 2 - 1 Titles or roles: third earl of Roscommon; army officer
Gender: male
Dillon, John Talbot (Sir), 1740-1805 4 - - Titles or roles: first baronet
Gender: male
Dillon, Richard, fl. 1643 - - 1 Gender: male
Dilssen, Willem van, fl. 1623 2 - - Alternative names: a Dilsen; Dilsen, Guilielmus a; Willem van Dilssen
Gender: male
Dimmer, Erik, fl. 1625-1630 9 - - Titles or roles: counsel and accountant to the Prince ('raad en rekenmeester van de Prins')
Gender: male
Dincklagen, Thomas, fl. 1627 2 - - Alternative names: Dinekslaggen, Thomas; Dinclagen; Dinxlagen; Dincklagen
Titles or roles: Paston, Hardinxveld
Gender: male
Dinelius, Jo. 2 - - Gender: male
Dinet, Jacques, 1584-1653 - 2 - Titles or roles: French Jesuit, confessor to Louis XIII
Gender: male
Dinglen, F., fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: in the service of 'the Queen of Bohemia' ('in dienst van de 'koningin van Bohemen'')
Gender: male
Dingley, George, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Dingley, John 2 3 - Alternative names: Dinely, John
Titles or roles: Dingely, Sir John; Dinely, Sir John
Gender: male
Dinklager, Petrus, fl. 1633 - - 2 Gender: male
Diodati, Elia, 1576-1661 15 20 - Alternative names: Élie; Elias Diodat
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Diodati, Giovanni, 1576-1649 5 - - Alternative names: Deodat, Jean; Deodati; Diodatus; Diodatus, Johann; Diodatus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Professor of Hebrew, Geneva
Gender: male
Dirrhaimer, Ulrich, 1638-1715 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, preacher in Dillingen, professor of philosophy
Gender: male
Disbrowe, Samuel (Colonel), fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Disney, John, fl. 1715 1 - - Gender: male
Disney, John (Reverend), 1746-1816 2 - - Titles or roles: Unitarian minister; F.S.A.; D.D.
Gender: male
Divini, Eustachio, 1610-1685 - - 3 Titles or roles: Italian manufacturer of optical instruments in Rome.
Gender: male
Dixon (Mrs), fl. 1733-1741 - 5 - Gender: female
Dixon, Thomas, fl. 1726 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
D. J. - 1 - Alternative names: J., D.
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius
Gender: unknown
D., J., fl. 1695-1696 1 - - Alternative names: J. D.; Unidentified
Titles or roles: correspondent of Thomas Turner
Gender: male
D., J., fl. 1705 1 - - Alternative names: J. D.; Unidentified
Titles or roles: writing from Westminster
Gender: male
Däßler, Georg, fl. 1642 - - 1 Alternative names: Dassler; Daßler
Titles or roles: Hamburg merchant?
Gender: male
Dümler, Jeremias, 1598-1668 - - 1 Alternative names: Dumler, Jeremias; Dümmler, Jeremias
Titles or roles: Publisher
Gender: male
D. (Mrs) (mentioned 1700) - - 1 Titles or roles: Unidentified Female, known to John Wallis (1616-1703)
Gender: female
Dönhoff, Gerhard, 1590-1648 - - 1 Alternative names: Denhoff, Gerard
Titles or roles: Palatin of Pomeralia
Gender: male
Dobbs, Arthur, 1689-1765 2 1 - Titles or roles: Surveyor General in Ireland; Governor of North Carolina
Gender: male
Dobbs, Richard, fl. 1722-1726 5 4 - Titles or roles: Brother of Arthur Dobbs; Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Dobbuis, Elisabeth, fl. 1689 - 2 - Alternative names: Dobbuis, Elizabeth
Gender: female
Dobřenský z Černého mostu, Jakub Jan Václav, 1623-1697 1 1 1 Alternative names: Jacobus Joannes Wenceslaus Dobrzenski de Nigro Ponte; Dobrzensky, Jacob Johann Wenceslas
Titles or roles: Physician, professor, rector of Prague University
Gender: male
Dobříkovský, Jindřich, fl. 1630 - 1 1 Alternative names: Dobrzikowski; Jindrich Dobríkovsky
Gender: male
Dobříkovský, Rudolf, fl. 1630 - - 1 Alternative names: Dobrzikowski; Dobríkovsky; Rudolphus
Titles or roles: Brother of Jindřich Dobříkovský
Gender: male
Dobříkovský, Vilém, fl. 1633 - - 1 Alternative names: Dobrzikovius, Wilhelmus
Gender: male
Dobrey, Peter, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Dobrzenski, Johan Ulrich, 1623-1670 1 - 4 Alternative names: Dobřenský
Titles or roles: Privy counsellor to the Elector of Brandenburg
Gender: male
Dobson, John (mentioned 1650) - - 1 Gender: male
Dobson, William, 1650-1731 11 1 - Titles or roles: president of Trinity College, Oxford
Gender: male
Docemius, Johann, d.1638 - 3 3 Alternative names: Decemius
Gender: male
Docemius, Justus, 1628-1673 6 - 9 Alternative names: Decemius; Dotzem; Docem; Dozem; Dozen
Gender: male
Dockwra, William, 1635-1716 1 - - Alternative names: Dockwray
Titles or roles: promoter of the penny post; copper and brass manufacturer
Gender: male
Doctor, Euth, fl. 1695 1 - - Gender: unknown
Doctors' Commons 1 - - Alternative names: College of Civilians
Titles or roles: practictioners of canon and civil law, London
Gender: male
Dodart, Denis, 1634-1707 1 - - Titles or roles: French physician, naturalist and botanist
Gender: male
Dodd, Cr., fl. 1708-1710 2 - - Gender: male
Dodderidge, John (Sir), 1555-1628 1 1 - Alternative names: Doddridge, John
Titles or roles: judge
Gender: male
Dodd, John, fl. 1666-1684 7 - - Alternative names: Dod, John
Gender: male
Dodd (Reverend), d.1811 1 - - Gender: male
Dodington, George Bubb, 1691-1762 1 - - Titles or roles: Baron Melcombe; politician; diarist
Gender: male
Dodington, Hester, d.1691 8 1 - Alternative names: Hester Temple
Titles or roles: Wife of John Dodington (1628–1673); sister of Sir Richard Temple, third Baronet (1634–1697); mother of George Dodington (c. 1662–1720), MP
Gender: female
Dodington, John, 1628-1673 577 28 2 Alternative names: Doddington
Titles or roles: English resident in Venice, Royal Society correspondent
Gender: male
Dodius, Petrus, 1587-1669 2 - - Titles or roles: Preacher
Gender: male
Dodley, Thomas (Reverend), b.1717 1 - - Gender: male
Dodock, Jean Casimir, fl. 1640-1644 3 3 - Alternative names: Docok de Couvrelles, Jean Casimir; Jean Casimir Docok
Titles or roles: Diplomat; Sieur de Couvrelles
Gender: male
Dodoens, Rembert, 1517-1585 - 1 - Alternative names: Ramberto Dodoneo
Titles or roles: Flemish physician; botanist
Gender: male
Dod, Peirce, 1683-1754 4 2 - Alternative names: Dod, Pierce
Titles or roles: physician; opponent of smallpox inoculation
Gender: male
Dodsley, James, 1724-1797 - 4 5 Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
Dodsley, Robert, 1703-1764 2 2 25 Titles or roles: Bookseller; Writer
Gender: male
Dodsworth, Roger, fl. 1624 1 - - Gender: male
Dodwell, Anne (Mrs), d.1750 2 1 - Alternative names: née Elliot
Titles or roles: wife of Henry Dodwell (1641-1711)
Gender: female
Dodwell, D., fl. 1688 - 1 - Gender: male
Dodwell, Henry, 1641-1711 315 266 2 Alternative names: Dodwell, Henry (the elder)
Titles or roles: scholar and theologian
Gender: male
Dodwell, William, 1709-1785 1 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and theologian
Gender: male
Doedezoon, Gerard, fl. 1574 - - 1 Titles or roles: Proctor
Gender: male
Doe, Edward, fl. 1738 1 - - Gender: male
Doe, P., fl. 1712-1713 1 - - Gender: male
Does, Dirk, 1580-1630 - 1 - Gender: male
Does, Jacob, 1641-1680 1 1 - Alternative names: Does, Jacob van der; Does, J. van der
Titles or roles: Treasurer, The Hague; writer
Gender: male
Does, P., fl. 1643 1 - - Alternative names: P. van der Does
Gender: male
Does, Wigbold van der, 1611-1669 - 1 - Alternative names: Wigbold van der Does
Titles or roles: Dutch major-general of ordnance; heer van Noordwijk
Gender: male
Doeyenbrugghe, Engelbert, fl. 1582 1 - - Alternative names: d'Oyenbrugghe
Titles or roles: clerk [commis] of the Netherlands' Chamber of Finance
Gender: male
Dohna, Achatius de, 1581-1647 - 3 4 Alternative names: de Dohna; Achatius II de Dohna
Titles or roles: ambassador for Frederick V, Elector Palatine and King of Bohemia; nephew of Fabien I Dohna
Gender: male
Dohna, Catharina, 1627-1699 - 2 - Gender: female
Dohna, Christiaan Albert, 1621-1677 - 1 - Alternative names: Christoph; Dohna, Christiaan Albert, count of
Titles or roles: Burgrave and Count of Dohna; captain-general in the army of Brandenburg
Gender: male
Dohna, Christoph Delphicus zu, 1628-1668 - 6 - Alternative names: Count and Burgrave Christopher Delphicus zu Dohna zu Carwinden; Dohna, Christoph Delphicus
Titles or roles: soldier and diplomat; emigrated from Prussia to Sweden; Swedish Field Marshal.
Gender: male
Dohna, Christopher von, 1583-1637 - 8 - Alternative names: Burgrave, Christopher von Dohna
Gender: male
Dohna, Elisabeth Charlotte, 1625-1691 1 1 - Gender: female
Dohna, Fabian of, 1550-1621 1 - - Alternative names: Fabian, Baron and Burggrave of Dohna
Titles or roles: Baron and Burggrave of Dohna; military commander and Prussian statesman
Gender: male
Dohna, Frederick von, 1621-1688 9 34 - Alternative names: Dohna, Frederik; Dohna, Friedrich; Dohna, Frédéric, comte de; Dohna, Frederic, comte de; von Dohna; Frederick, Burgrave of Dohna
Titles or roles: German nobleman; officer in Dutch service; governor of the Principality of Orange; Burgrave of Dohna
Gender: male
Dohna-Friesen, Amélie de, 1658-1707 1 - - Alternative names: Dohna-Friesen, Amelie de; Amelie de Dohna
Titles or roles: wife of Henri, comte de Frise; daughter of the comte de Dohna
Gender: female
Dohna, Henry 2 - - Alternative names: Henry de Dohna; Henry Dohna
Titles or roles: correspondent of Amalia von Solms (1602–1675)
Gender: male
Dohna-Schlobitten, Alexander zu, 1661-1728 - 1 - Titles or roles: Prussian field marshal and diplomat
Gender: male
Dohna, Ursula, d.1657 - 5 - Alternative names: Ursula of Solms-Braunfels
Titles or roles: wife of Christoph Dohna; sister of Amalia of Solms-Braunfels
Gender: female
Dolben (Dr), fl. 1712 - 1 - Gender: male
Dolben, Gilbert (Sir), 1658-1722 2 - - Titles or roles: first baronet; politician; judge; eldest son of John Dolben (1625–86)
Gender: male
Dolben, J., 1658-1722 1 - - Titles or roles: lawyer
Gender: male
Dolben, John, 1662-1710 1 - - Titles or roles: Younger son of John Dolben, Archbishop of York; English barrister; politician
Gender: male
Dolben, John (Dr), 1625-1686 40 1 - Titles or roles: archbishop of York; bishop of Rochester
Gender: male
Dolben, William (Sir), 1627-1694 2 - - Titles or roles: judge; M.A. Oxford, 1665; brother of John Dolben (1625-86)
Gender: male
Dolfi Ratta, Maria, fl. 1750-1770 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian Gentlewoman; patron of neo-classical poetry
Gender: female
Dolignon (Mrs), fl. 1792 2 1 - Gender: female
Dollyinge, Henry, fl. 1657-1671 1 - - Alternative names: Dolling
Titles or roles: matric. 1657
Gender: male
Dolymeare, Oliver, fl. 1586 - - 1 Titles or roles: servant of Sir Thomas Leighton; of Poole, Dorset; captive in Algiers
Gender: male
Doma, Pibo van, 1614-1675 2 - - Alternative names: Pibo van Doma
Titles or roles: Lawyer; councillor, Court of Friesland
Gender: male
Dominici, Georgius, fl. 1740-1746 5 - - Alternative names: Dominici, George
Gender: male
Dominicus, Abraham, 1627-1635 - 4 - Gender: male
Dominicus, George, 1760-1823 5 - - Gender: male
Dominis, Marco Antonio de, 1560-1624 1 2 6 Alternative names: Markantun de Dominis; De Dominis; Marcus Antonius de Dominis; Marco Antonio Dominis
Titles or roles: Dalmatian ecclesiastic; man of science; archbishop of Spalato (Split); ecumenist
Gender: male
Dominis, Marcus Antonius de, 1560-1624 - 1 - Alternative names: Marcus Antonius de Dominis; Marco Antonio Dominis; Markantun de Dominis
Titles or roles: Dalmatian ecclesiastic, apostate, and man of science
Gender: male
Dommarville, fl. 1598 1 - - Titles or roles: wrote to Joseph Justus Scaliger
Gender: male
Dona, Fabian de, fl. 1659 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Donati, Vitaliano, 1717-1762 2 - - Titles or roles: Paduan physician, botanist, and archeologist
Gender: male
Donauer, Christoph, 1564-1611 1 - - Alternative names: Donauerus, Christophorus; Donaverus, Christophorus
Titles or roles: Theologian and poet; student, Helmstedt; preacher, Wiesent; deacon, Regensburg
Gender: male
Donauer, Christoph Sigmund, 1593-1655 - - 1 Alternative names: Donauer, Christoff Sigmundt; Donauerus, Christophorus Sigismundus; Thonawer, Christoph Sigmund
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Doncker, Hendrick, 1626-1699 1 - - Titles or roles: Dutch cartographer
Gender: male
Donellan, Anna, fl. 1753 1 - - Gender: female
Donellus, Hugo, 1527-1591 1 - - Alternative names: Hugo Donellus; Hugues Doneau
Titles or roles: French professor of law
Gender: male
Donespe, E. P. de la (Reverend) 1 - - Alternative names: De La Donespe
Gender: male
Donespe, Henry de la (Colonel), fl. 1794 2 - - Alternative names: De La Donespe
Gender: male
Done, Thomas 1 - - Gender: male
Dongan, Thomas, 1634-1715 1 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Limerick; colonial governor
Gender: male
Donia, Franciscus, fl. 1642 1 - - Titles or roles: deputy in the States-General of Friesland
Gender: male
Doni, Giovanni Battista, 1595-1647 41 21 12 Alternative names: Donius, Joannes Baptista; Doni, Jean-Baptiste; Dony
Titles or roles: Italian musicologist; secretary to Cardinal Francesco Barberini, 1623–29; Segretario delle lettere latine del Sacro Collegio, 1629–40
Gender: male
Donneau de Visé, Jean, 1638-1710 3 - - Alternative names: Donneau de Vise, Jean
Titles or roles: French journalist; historiographe du roi; founder and editor of 'Mercure galant'
Gender: male
Donne, Edward (Dr), d.1746, fl. 1744 1 - - Titles or roles: canon of Canterbury from 1734-1746
Gender: male
Donne, John, 1604-1663 - - 1 Alternative names: John Donne the younger
Titles or roles: author and literary executor; son of John Donne (1572–1631) and Ann More
Gender: male
Donne, John (Dr), 1573-1631 4 2 1 Titles or roles: poet and Church of England clergyman; dean of St Paul's
Gender: male
Donne, John (Dr), fl. 1602 - 1 - Titles or roles: Her Majesty's ambassador at Bremen
Gender: male
Donovan, Edward, 1768-1837 1 - - Titles or roles: natural historian; artist
Gender: male
Doody, Samuel, 1656-1706 9 - - Titles or roles: botanist
Gender: male
Dopping, Anthony (Dr), 1643-1697 14 1 - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Meath; bishop of Kildare
Gender: male
Dopple, William, fl. 1713 1 - - Gender: male
Dorchester (Viscount) - 1 - Gender: male
Dorenus, Adrianus, fl. 1563 1 - - Alternative names: Doren, Adrian
Titles or roles: Apparently an elder of the Dutch Church in London
Gender: male
Doreslaer, Isaac van, 1595-1649 1 1 - Alternative names: Dorislaus; Doreslaer; Dooreslaar; Doreslawe; Isaacus; Van Doreslaer
Titles or roles: Professor of History, Cambridge; judge of admiralty court
Gender: male
Dorislaus, Isaac, 1595-1649 13 1 - Titles or roles: scholar; diplomat
Gender: male
Dorléans, Louis, 1542-1629 1 - - Alternative names: Louis d'Orléans; Orléans, Louis d'
Titles or roles: French poet
Gender: male
Dormalius, Henricus, fl. 1635-1638 4 2 - Alternative names: Henri; Henry
Titles or roles: Belgian canon; Greek scholar
Gender: male
Dormer, Elizabeth (Lady), fl. 1629 2 - - Gender: female
Dormer, Fleetwood, fl. 1696 1 - - Gender: male
Dormer, James, fl. 1700 1 - - Gender: male
Dormer, William (Sir), fl. 1693 - 1 - Gender: male
Dornau, Caspar, 1577-1631 9 1 - Alternative names: Dornavius, Caspar; Dornau, Kaspar; Dornavius, Gaspard
Titles or roles: Physician; scholar; Professor at the Calvinist gymnasium of Görlitz
Gender: male
Dorn, Gerhard, 1530-1584 - - 1 Alternative names: Gerhard Dornaeus; Gerárd Dorn; Gerard Dorn
Titles or roles: Belgian philosopher, translator, alchemist, physician and bibliophile
Gender: male
Dornkrell ab Eberhertz, Tobias, 1598-1658 1 - 4 Alternative names: Dornkreil, Tobias; Dorncreil, Tobias; Dorncreilius, Tobias
Titles or roles: Preacher
Gender: male
Dorp, Anna van, 1628-1681 1 - - Gender: female
Dorp, Dorothée, 1593-1657 6 6 - Gender: female
Dorp, Frederik van, 1612-1679 14 - - Alternative names: Van Dorp, Frederik; Dorp, Frederik van; Dorp, Frederick van; Frederik Dorp
Titles or roles: Ridderschap of Holland; diplomat; councillor of the Court of Holland, Zeeland, and West Friesland; ambassador to Sweden; heer van Maasdam
Gender: male
Dorp, Johan, fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Dorp, Josina, d.1646 - 1 - Gender: female
Dorp, Martin van, 1485-1525 - 1 - Alternative names: Marteen van Dorp; Martin van Dorp; Martin Dorp; Dorpius
Titles or roles: Theologian; professor, Louvain
Gender: male
Dorp, Philips, 1587-1652 1 - - Titles or roles: admiral
Gender: male
Dorre, Johan, 1547-1599 1 - - Alternative names: Dorrius, Johannes
Titles or roles: burgomaster of Deventer (1578–1586)
Gender: male
Dorrigato, Niccolò, fl. 1679 1 - - Gender: male
Dorrington, Theophilus, d.1768 1 - - Titles or roles: treasurer of the East India Company; son of Theophilus Dorrington (1654–1715)
Gender: male
Dorrington, Theophilus (Reverend), 1654-1715 6 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; father of Theophilus Dorrington (d. 1768)
Gender: male
D'Orsan, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
Dorsche, Johann Georg, 1597-1659 8 - 28 Alternative names: Johann Georg Dorsch; Johannes Georgius Dorscheus; Theodor Anticogentius
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Dorset, Michael, d.1805 - - 1 Alternative names: Dorsett
Titles or roles: Army officer; husband of Catherine Ann Dorset (c. 1753–after 1815); probably the son of Michael Dorset
Gender: male
Dorsett, Robert, 1550-1580 11 - - Titles or roles: Canon of Christ Church, Oxford; father of Martha Moulsworth
Gender: male
d'Ortel, Stephanus, fl. 1635-1636 4 - - Alternative names: Dortelius; Ortel, Stephanus d'
Gender: male
Dorth, Willem, fl. 1638 1 - - Alternative names: Willem van Dorth
Titles or roles: Captain
Gender: male
Dortinus, Cornelius, fl. 1581 - - 1 Alternative names: Cornelius Dortinus [?]
Titles or roles: Flemish goldsmith
Gender: male
D'Orville, Albert, 1621-1662 1 - - Alternative names: Albert Le Comte d’Orville; Albert Dorville
Titles or roles: Belgian Jesuit priest, Missionary in China and cartographer
Gender: male
Dorville, Frederick, fl. 1615-1618 1 - 1 Alternative names: Dorraill, Frederick
Titles or roles: tutor to Henry Frederick, Electoral Prince of the Palatinate; probably student at Exeter College, Oxford
Gender: male
D'Orville, Jacques Philippe, 1696-1751 504 2066 1 Alternative names: D'Orville, Jacobus Phil.
Titles or roles: classical scholar; professor of History, Eloquence and Greek at Amsterdam
Gender: male
D'Orville, Jean, b.1734 1 7 - Alternative names: Jean D'Orville, junior
Titles or roles: son of Jacques Philippe D'Orville (1696-1751)
Gender: male
D'Orville, Jean, fl. 1726 - 1 - Gender: male
D'Orville, Pierre, d.1738 30 28 - Alternative names: D'Orville, Peter
Titles or roles: younger brother of J. P. D'Orville (1696-1751)
Gender: male
Dotigny, Claude, 1563-1585 1 - - Titles or roles: Elder of the Dutch Church in London, c. 1563–9; in Antwerp, circa 1582–5; schoolmaster; silkweaver
Gender: male
Dotzen, Roderich, 1618-1670 - 1 - Gender: male
Doublet, George Rataller, 1600-1655 224 103 5 Alternative names: Doublet, G. R.; Doubletius, George R.; Burmania, Stephanus van (pseudonym); Doubleth, George Rataller; Dubletius
Titles or roles: member of the Supreme Council
Gender: male
Doubleth, Phil., fl. 1663-1664 7 - - Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Doublet, Philips, 1633-1707 24 20 - Alternative names: Doubleth
Titles or roles: Comptroller General of the Union; brother-in-law of Christiaan Huygens; husband of Susanna Huygens, daughter of Constantijn; Heer van St. Annaland en van Moggershill
Gender: male
Doublet, Philips, 1590-1660 4 - - Titles or roles: Receiver-General of the Union ('ontvanger-generaal der Unie')
Gender: male
Doublet, Philips, d.1647 7 1 - Titles or roles: secretary of the Hague ('secretaris van Den Haag'); nephew of Doublet Philips (1590–1660); son of D. Niclaes
Gender: male
Douce, Francis, 1757-1834 1 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and collector
Gender: male
Doucin, Louis, 1652-1726 2 - - Alternative names: Père Louis Doucin
Titles or roles: Jesuit; author; theologian; son of a sculptor from Rouen; in Delft
Gender: male
Doughty, H. (Reverend), 1662-1730 1 2 - Gender: male
Doughty, John, fl. 1762-1763 6 - - Titles or roles: Writing from India
Gender: male
Doughty, Samuel (Dr), d.1720 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Stanground, Huntingdonshire
Gender: male
Douglas, James, 1702-1768 1 - - Titles or roles: fourteenth earl of Morton; natural philosopher; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Douglas, James, 1651-1706 1 - - Titles or roles: third Lord Mordington
Gender: male
Douglas, John, 1721-1807 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Salisbury; bishop of Carlisle; writer
Gender: male
Douglas, Joseph (Reverend) 1 - - Gender: male
Douglas, Lieutenant Colonel - - 3 Titles or roles: Uncle of John Dury, friend of Caspar Godemann
Gender: male
Douglas, Robert, 1611-1662 - - 1 Alternative names: Count of Skenninge; Baron of Skalby
Titles or roles: Scottish Field Marshal (1657–1662) in the Swedish army
Gender: male
Douglas, Robert, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Douglas, Robert von, 1611-1662 - - 4 Alternative names: Douglaß, Robert; Douglas, Robert; Duglas, Robert
Gender: male
Douglas, Walter, 1670-1739 1 - - Titles or roles: governor of the Leeward Islands
Gender: male
Douglas, William, 1637-1695 2 - - Titles or roles: first duke of Queensberry; Lord High Treasurer of Scotland
Gender: male
Douglas, William, fl. 1628 1 - - Gender: male
Douma, Barthold van, d.1678 1 1 - Alternative names: Barthold van Douma
Titles or roles: Member of the States of Frisia; grietman [rural major] of Ferwerderadeel
Gender: male
Douma, Remck van, 1674-1715 1 - - Gender: male
Dounhall, William, fl. 1599 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Penelope Rich
Gender: male
Dousa, Franciscus, 1577-1630 - 4 - Alternative names: van der Does
Titles or roles: fourth son of Janus I Dousa (1545-1604); brother of Janus II and Georgius Dousa
Gender: male
Dousa, Georgius, 1574-1599 - 1 - Alternative names: van der Does
Titles or roles: son of Janus I Dousa (1545-1604); brother of Franciscus and Janus II Dousa; died of plague in Sao Tomé
Gender: male
Dousa, Janus, 1545-1604 2 16 3 Alternative names: Douza; Duyckius; Dousa, Janus (pater); Janus Dousa senior; Janus I Dousa; Does, Jan van der
Titles or roles: Dutch statesman; historian, poet and philologist; first Librarian of Leiden University Library
Gender: male
Dousa, Janus, 1571-1596 1 3 - Alternative names: Dousa, Janus (the son); Dousa, Janus (Filius); van der Does; Janus II Dousa
Titles or roles: eldest son of Janus Dousa pater (1545-1604); poet; historian; Librarian, Leiden University
Gender: male
Doussol, Joseph, fl. 1726 1 - - Gender: male
d'Outreleau, L., fl. 1595 1 - - Gender: male
Douw, Simon, 1620-1663 1 3 - Titles or roles: Dutch clockmaker
Gender: male
Dove, Francis, fl. 1650 1 - - Titles or roles: mayor of Sarum
Gender: male
Dove, Henry (Dr), 1641-1695 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; chaplain to Charles II, James II, and William and Mary
Gender: male
Dover Castle, Governor of, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: Unidentified Governor of Dover Castle
Gender: male
d'Overloepe, P., fl. 1571 2 - - Titles or roles: secretary to the Privy Council, Brussels
Gender: male
Dovey, Richard, fl. 1742 1 - - Gender: male
Dowe - - 1 Alternative names: Bishop of ?
Titles or roles: Along with John Davenant, co authored letters to the theological faculty of Leyden University
Gender: male
Downame, George (Dr), d.1634 - 1 - Alternative names: George Downham; Downame
Titles or roles: Bishop of Derry; brother of John Downham (1571–1652)
Gender: male
Downame, John, 1571-1652 1 - - Alternative names: Downham
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; author; brother of George Downame (d.1634)
Gender: male
Downes, Andrew, 1549-1628 1 - - Titles or roles: Greek scholar; regius professor of Greek, Cambridge, 1585
Gender: male
Downes, fl. 1714 - 1 - Gender: male
Downes, John, 1627-1694 1 3 - Titles or roles: Physician; FRS, 1667
Gender: male
Downes, Richard, d.1674 1 - - Gender: male
Downes, Theophilus, 1657-1726 4 1 - Titles or roles: non-juror; author
Gender: male
Downing (Captain), fl. 1825 1 - - Gender: male
Downing, George (Sir), 1623-1684 5 1 2 Titles or roles: first baronet; diplomat; financial reformer; scoutmaster general, Dalkeith
Gender: male
Downing, J. (Captain), fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Downton, T., fl. 1674 1 - - Gender: male
Dowse, John, fl. 1714 and after 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in Cambridge Castle
Gender: male
Dowsing, John, 1655-1722 5 - - Gender: male
Doyley, John, fl. 1612 3 - - Titles or roles: of Chislehampton
Gender: male
D'Oyley, William (Sir), fl. 1677 - 1 - Alternative names: Sir William D'Oyly (junior)
Gender: male
D'Oyly, Charles, 1612-1694 - - 1 Alternative names: Doyly; Doyley
Titles or roles: matric. Wadham College, Oxford, 1627; of Gray's Inn, 1642; served under Cromwell and Fairfax; son of Cope D'Oyly; younger brother of John D'Oyly, M.P. (1602-1660x1662)
Gender: male
D'Oyly, Edward, fl. until 1608 - 1 - Alternative names: D'Oyley
Titles or roles: High Sheriff of Norfolk
Gender: male
D'Oyly, William (Sir), 1602-1677 1 2 - Alternative names: D'Oyley
Titles or roles: first baronet, of Shottisham, Norfolk
Gender: male
Doze, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Drabík, Mikuláš, 1587-1671 4 12 38 Alternative names: Drabic, Mikulas; Drabicius, Nicolaus; Drabic, Nicholas
Gender: male
Drakard, John, 1774-1854 1 - - Titles or roles: newspaper proprietor and publisher
Gender: male
Drake, Francis, 1696-1771 11 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; surgeon; author of 'Eboracum'; brother of Samuel Drake (1687/8-1753), antiquary; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Drake, Francis, fl. 1644 1 - - Gender: male
Drake, Francis, fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: male
Drake, Francis (Reverend), fl. 1682-1715 - 13 - Titles or roles: fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Drake, Francis (Sir), 1540-1596 - - 3 Titles or roles: pirate, sea captain, and explorer
Gender: male
Drake, John, fl. 1629 1 - - Gender: male
Drake, Mountagu Garrard (Esquire), 1691-1728, fl. 1720-1727 4 2 1 Alternative names: Mr Drake of Shordeloes; Drake of Shardeloes
Titles or roles: matric. St John's College, Oxford, 1706, aged 15; M.A. 16 July, 1709; M.P. Agmondesham, 1713, 1715-22, for Bucks 1722-7, and Agmondesham 1727; of Shardeloes, near Amersham, Bucks
Gender: male
Drake (Mr), fl. 1720 - - 1 Gender: male
Drake (Mrs), fl. 1647 - - 1 Gender: female
Drakenborch, Arnoldus, 1684-1748 23 - - Gender: male
Drake, N., fl. 1715 1 - - Gender: male
Drake, Robert, fl. 1691 - 5 - Titles or roles: one of the Deputy Lieutenants of Cambridgeshire
Gender: male
Drake, Samuel, 1687-1753 1 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; brother of Francis Drake (1696-1771); D.D., 1724
Gender: male
Drake, Thomas, fl. 1703 2 - - Titles or roles: curate of Easton Maudil; of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Draper, T., fl. 1693 1 - - Gender: male
Draper, Thomas, b.1563 3 - 1 Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Draper, Thomas, d.1703 1 - - Titles or roles: of Sunninghill Park, Berkshire; correspondent of Ashmole
Gender: male
Draperys, Georgio, fl. 1671 1 - - Gender: male
Drapier, fl. 1666 1 - - Titles or roles: Teacher at the College in Orange ('leraar aan het College te Orange')
Gender: male
Drayton, Silas, fl. 1726-1742 3 - - Gender: male
Dr. Burri, fl. 1661 - - 1 Titles or roles: Italian
Gender: male
Drebbel, Cornelis, 1572-1633 - - 5 Gender: male
Dreier, Christian, 1610-1688 - - 1 Alternative names: Dreierus, Christianus; Drejerus, Christianus; Dreyer
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Drelincourt, Charles, 1633-1697 13 7 - Alternative names: Drelincurtius, Carolus; Charles Drelincourt the Younger; Drelincourt, Charles, fils
Titles or roles: Professor at the University of Leiden; physician to William III
Gender: male
Drellincourt, Charles, 1595-1669 - 1 1 Alternative names: Drelincourt, Carolus
Titles or roles: Paris, Reformed Ministers of
Gender: male
Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528 1 - 10 Alternative names: Durer
Titles or roles: German painter, engraver, and printmaker
Gender: male
Dresseler, Jean - 1 - Alternative names: Dresselers, Jan; Dresseler, Hans
Titles or roles: Agent of Christophe Plantin; son of Jan Moretus's cousin
Gender: male
Dreux d'Aubray, Antoine, d.1666 - 3 - Alternative names: Daubray; sieur d'Aubray
Titles or roles: friend of Peiresc; conseiller du Roi; father of the poisoner Marie-Madeleine-Marguerite d'Aubray
Gender: male
Drevon, fl. 1662 1 - - Titles or roles: Mayor of Orange
Gender: male
Drexel, Jeremias S. J., 1581-1638 - - 1 Alternative names: Hieremias Drexelius; Drechsel
Titles or roles: Jesuit writer of devotional literature and a professor of the humanities and rhetoric
Gender: male
Dreyer, Peter, fl. 1658 1 - 2 Alternative names: Dreyerus, Petrus
Gender: male
Dörffling, Georg, fl. 1643 - 1 - Alternative names: Dorfflinger; Dörfflinger; Dorffling, Georg
Titles or roles: Torstenson's soldier
Gender: male
D., R., fl. 1692 1 - - Alternative names: R. D.
Gender: male
Dériennes, Jean, 1591-1662 1 1 - Alternative names: Deriennes
Titles or roles: French Jesuit; professor of mathematics, La Flèche
Gender: male
Driepondt, fl. 1699 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Bruges in 1699
Gender: male
Driver, Samuel, fl. 1704-1709 16 - - Titles or roles: plant nurseryman
Gender: male
Drivon, fl. 1651 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Drohojowski, Andrzej, fl. 1654 1 - - Alternative names: Drohoiowski, Andreas; Drohoiowski, André
Gender: male
Dromgold, Jean, 1720-1781 1 - - Titles or roles: French writer
Gender: male
Dronkelarus, Is., fl. until 1649 - 2 - Alternative names: Dronkelaris
Gender: male
Droomers, Joannes, fl. 1681-1682 3 3 - Gender: male
Drouyn, Philippe (l'Abbé), 1660-1722, fl. 1698-1699 10 - - Alternative names: Drouin; l'Abbé Vincent D. Drouyn; Drouin, Abbe Martin
Titles or roles: French physician of the Sorbonne, Paris; conseiller clerc of the Parlement de Paris; Cistercian
Gender: male
Droz, Henri-Louis, 1752-1791 - - 2 Titles or roles: Son of Pierre Jaquet-Droz; Swiss clockmaker
Gender: male
Dörtenbach, Jacob, fl. 1631 - - 1 Alternative names: Dortenbach, Jacob; Dörtenbach, Jacobus
Titles or roles: Pastor in Eningen
Gender: male
Drukenbrot, Johannes, fl. 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Drummond, David, fl. 1742-1743 1 - - Gender: male
Drummond, James, 1648-1716 7 - - Titles or roles: fourth earl of Perth and Jacobite first duke of Perth; politician
Gender: male
Drury, Anthony, fl. 1624 1 - - Gender: male
Drury, Dru 1 - - Titles or roles: 'a wild Irishman'
Gender: male
Drury, Thomas, fl. 1612-1613 2 - - Gender: male
Drusius, Johannes, 1588-1609 2 - - Alternative names: Drusius, Johannes (filius); van den Driesche
Titles or roles: son of Johannes Drusius the elder (1550-1616)
Gender: male
Drusius, Johannes, 1550-1616 6 16 - Alternative names: van den Driesche; Drusius (pater); Johannes I Drusius; Johannes van den Driesche
Titles or roles: Orientalist and Christian Hebraist; Professor of Oriental languages, Oxford, 1572-6; Professor of Oriental languages, Leiden, 1577; Professor of Hebrew, University of Franeker, 1585-1616
Gender: male
Dryden, Charles, 1666-1704 1 - - Titles or roles: eldest son of poet John Dryden (1631-1700)
Gender: male
Dryden, John, 1631-1700 1 - - Titles or roles: poet, playwright, and critic
Gender: male
Dryden, John, fl. 1679 1 - - Alternative names: Dryden, Jon
Gender: male
Döselius, Konrad, fl. 1638-1673 1 - - Alternative names: Doselius, Konrad
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Döselius, Michael, 1580-1662 5 - 3 Alternative names: Doselius, Michael; Dosselius, Michael
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
D., T., fl. until 1690 1 - - Alternative names: T. D.
Gender: male
Duane, Matthew, 1707-1785 1 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; art patron
Gender: male
Duarte, Diego, 1612-1691 3 1 - Alternative names: Jacques; Jacobus; James; Jacomo
Titles or roles: jeweller; composer
Gender: male
Duarte, Gaspar F., 1582-1653 12 1 - Gender: male
Du Barsac (Monsieur), fl. 1617 - 1 - Alternative names: Barsac; monsieur de Barssac
Titles or roles: addressee, in L'Araigne, of letter from Peiresc, 1617
Gender: male
Duben, J. van, fl. 1713 1 - - Alternative names: Van Duben, J.
Gender: male
Dubletius, G., fl. 1630 1 - - Gender: male
Dubletius, G. J., fl. 1642 - 1 - Gender: male
Dubletius, G. P., fl. 1642 - 1 - Gender: male
Dubín, Tomáš, d.1624 - - 1 Alternative names: Dubinus, Thoma
Titles or roles: Comenius' teacher
Gender: male
Dubois, Edward, 1774-1850 47 2 - Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Du Bois, fl. 1655 - - 3 Titles or roles: French alchemist known to Erasmus Rasch
Gender: male
Du Bois, Jean Jacques, 1635-1664 1 - - Alternative names: Du Boys, J, and two others; Boys, J. du
Titles or roles: Minister of the Walloon Church, Utrecht; physician; theologian
Gender: male
Dubois (Mrs), fl. 1819 1 - - Gender: female
Dubois, Siméon, 1536-1581 4 - - Alternative names: Dubois, Simeon; Bosius, Sylvius
Gender: male
Dubordieu, John, fl. 1738 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Low Leyton
Gender: male
Dubos, Jean-Baptiste, fl. 1696-1701 18 29 - Alternative names: Du Bos; abbé Dubos
Gender: male
Dubourdieu, fl. 1712 1 - - Titles or roles: son of J. Dubourdieu (fl. 1712), minister of the French Church in the Savoy
Gender: male
Dubourdieu, Jean-Armand, 1642-1720 1 2 - Alternative names: Du Bourdieu, Jean-Armand; Dubourdieu, J.; Jean Dubourdieu
Titles or roles: minister of the French Church in the Savoy; student and peer of Jacob Bayle at Puylaurens
Gender: male
Dubourgay, Coll, fl. 1724-1726 - 3 - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Ducaeus, Fronton, 1558-1624 7 3 - Alternative names: Ducaeus, Fronto, de Duc; Duceus, Fronto; DuDuc, Fronton; Fronton du Duc; Ducaeus, Frontonius; Fronto Ducaeus le Duc
Titles or roles: French Jesuit; theologian
Gender: male
Ducane, Henry (Reverend), 1748-1809 2 - - Alternative names: Du Cane
Gender: male
Ducarel, Andrew Coltée, 1713-1785 145 99 - Alternative names: Ducarel, Andrew Coltee
Titles or roles: librarian and antiquary
Gender: male
Ducarel (?), fl. 1748 - 1 - Gender: male
Ducarel, Gerard Gustavus, 1745-1800 1 1 - Titles or roles: nephew of Andrew Coltée Ducarel (1713-85); East India Company servant
Gender: male
Duchesne, André, 1584-1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Chesne, Andreas du; Chesneus, Andreas; Quercetanus, Andreas; Querneus, Andreas
Gender: male
Duchesne, François, 1616-1693 1 - 1 Alternative names: Du Chesne; Quercetanus; Chesneus; Duchesne, Francois
Titles or roles: French historiographer; son of André Duchesne (1584-1640)
Gender: male
Duchesne, Josephe, 1544-1609 - - 1 Alternative names: Quercentanus; Quercetanus; Quereetan, Joseph
Titles or roles: French physician
Gender: male
Duchesne, Simon, fl. 1584-1603 1 - - Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: male
Du Châtelet, Gabrielle Emilie, 1706-1749 2 - - Alternative names: Gabrielle Emilie le Tonnelier de Breteuil (née); Gabrielle Emilie du Chatelet
Titles or roles: Marquise du Châtelet; mathematician; natural philosopher
Gender: female
Duchy of Lancaster, Chancellor of the, fl. 1597 - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
Gender: male
Duckenfeild, Robert (Captain), 1619-1689 2 - - Alternative names: Duckenfield, Robert
Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer
Gender: male
Duckworth, fl. 1638 - 1 - Gender: male
Duckworth, Richard, fl. 1672 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Brasenose College, Oxford
Gender: male
Duclos, Charles Pinot, 1704-1772 - 1 - Titles or roles: French writer
Gender: male
Du Clos, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: French alchemist known to Erasmus Rasch
Gender: male
Du Croissant, fl. 1568 1 - - Alternative names: Crescens
Gender: male
Dudith, Andreas, 1533-1589 1 3 - Alternative names: Andrija Dudić Orehovički; Andrija Dudic Orehovicki; András Dudith de Horahovicza; Andras Dudith de Horahovicza; Andre Duiditius
Titles or roles: Hungarian nobleman of Croatian origin; bishop, humanist and diplomat in the Kingdom of Hungary
Gender: male
Dudley, Anne, 1548-1604 30 4 - Alternative names: née Russell; Anne, Countess of Warwyck
Titles or roles: countess of Warwick; courtier
Gender: female
Dudley, John, 1504-1553 1 - - Titles or roles: duke of Northumberland; royal servant
Gender: male
Dudley, Joseph, fl. 1684 1 1 - Gender: male
Dudley, Paul, 1675-1751 13 8 - Titles or roles: Attorney General of Massachusetts; Natural Historian
Gender: male
Dudley, Robert, 1532-1588 5 18 4 Titles or roles: earl of Leicester; courtier; magnate
Gender: male
Dufai de Cisternay, François, fl. 1697 1 1 - Alternative names: du Fay de Cisternay
Gender: male
Duff, Alexander, 1731-1811 1 - - Titles or roles: third earl of Fife
Gender: male
Duffall, Mrs (Thomas Rawlinson) - 1 - Alternative names: Thomas Rawlinson
Gender: male
Duffield, fl. 1684 - 2 - Gender: unknown
Duff, James, 1729-1809 1 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Fife; M.P. for Banffshire; Lord Lieutenant of Banffshire, 1794-1809
Gender: male
Duff, William, 1696-1763 1 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Fife; M. P.for Banffshire, 1727–34; Viscount Macduff
Gender: male
Du Four, Jean-Louis, d.1683 - 1 - Alternative names: Dufour, Jean-Louis
Titles or roles: bookseller, Geneva
Gender: male
Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre, 1622-1685 2 - - Titles or roles: Merchant from Lyon, wrote on chocolate, tea and coffee
Gender: male
Dufresne, Jean, fl. 1694 1 - - Alternative names: Jean du Fresne
Gender: male
Dugard, Richard (Dr), 1590-1654 3 3 - Titles or roles: close friend of John Milton; rector of Fullerby, Lincolnshire; uncle of William Dugard (1606-1662), schoolmaster and printer; matric. 1606; college tutor, Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Dugard, Samuel, 1642-1697 2 2 - Alternative names: DuGard
Titles or roles: fellow of Trinity College, Oxford; Church of England clergyman; author; son of Thomas Dugard (bap. 1608-83); nephew of William Dugard (1606–62)
Gender: male
Dugard, Thomas, 1608-1683 6 - - Titles or roles: rector of Barford, Warwickshire; nephew of Richard Dugard (d. 1654); younger brother of William Dugard (1606-62); Church of England clergyman; diarist
Gender: male
Dugard, William, 1606-1662 2 2 - Titles or roles: schoolmaster; printer; headmaster of Merchant Taylor's School; nephew of Richard Dugard (d. 1654); elder brother of Thomas Dugard (bap. 1608-83); uncle of Samuel Dugard (1642/3–97)
Gender: male
Dugdale, Elizabeth, 1632-1701 - 1 - Titles or roles: Daughter of Sir William Dugdale; third wife of Elias Ashmole; correspondent of William Lilly
Gender: female
Dugdale, John (Sir), 1628-1700 16 21 1 Titles or roles: Norroy herald; son of Sir William Dugdale (1605-86); member of the household of the earl of Clarendon; brother of Elizabeth, third wife of Elias Ashmole
Gender: male
Dugdale, William (Sir), 1605-1686 111 11 8 Titles or roles: Antiquary; herald; father of Sir John Dugdale (1628–1700)
Gender: male
Długosz, Marcin, fl. 1657 - - 1 Titles or roles: Town councillor of Leszno
Gender: male
Duguianus, Robertus, fl. 1574-1585 - 2 - Titles or roles: possibly a jurist in Poitiers
Gender: male
Duhamel du Monceau, Henri Louis, 1700-1782 1 1 - Alternative names: Henri-Louis Duhamel du Monceau; Hamel du Monceau, Henri Louis du; DuMonceau, Henri Louis Duhamel; Duhamel, M.
Titles or roles: Physician; naval engineer; botanist
Gender: male
Du Hamel, Jean Baptiste, 1624-1706 15 8 - Alternative names: Hamel, Jean Baptiste du; Jean-Baptiste Du Hamel; Duhamel
Titles or roles: French astronomer, natural philosopher and physicist; cleric; first secretary of the Academie Royale des Sciences
Gender: male
Dujat, Jean, 1606-1688 18 - 8 Alternative names: Doujat, Jean
Titles or roles: Parliament barrister
Gender: male
Du Jon, Hans C., fl. 1623 1 - - Alternative names: Jon, Hans C. du; Junius (possibly)
Gender: male
Du Jon, Johanna, fl. 1615 1 - - Alternative names: Junius (possibly)
Gender: female
Dujon, Patrick, d.1728 8 5 - Titles or roles: tutor to John Cotton (1679-1731) fourth baronet; vicar of Doncaster, 1706-28; prebendary of York Minster, 1711-28
Gender: male
Duke, Edward, fl. 1598 1 - - Gender: male
Duke, Edward (Sir), 1604-1671 1 - - Titles or roles: High Sheriff of Suffolk, 1638; M.P. for Oford, Suffolk, 1640; created baronet of Benhall and Brampton, 1661; father of Sir John Duke, second baronet (1631-1705)
Gender: male
Duke, George, fl. 1635 1 - - Gender: male
Duke, John, 1592-1649 3 - - Gender: male
Duke, John (Sir), 1631-1705 1 - - Titles or roles: second baronet; son of Sir Edward Duke, first baronet (1604-71); M.P. for Orford, 1689-85
Gender: male
Duke (Mrs), fl. 1584 - 1 - Gender: female
Duker, Carl Andreas, 1660-1752 38 53 - Alternative names: Dukerus, Carolus Andreas; Duker, Charles Andrew; Duker, Karl-Andreas
Titles or roles: German classical scholar and jurist
Gender: male
Dulaurens, François, fl. 1668-1669 9 1 2 Alternative names: Dulaurens, Francois
Gender: male
Dulbier, J. (Colonel), fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Dulignon, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: Du Lignon
Gender: unknown
Dulmer, Conrad a, fl. 1597 1 - - Alternative names: a Dulmer, Conrad; Dulmer, Conrad
Gender: male
Dumaistre, Daniël, fl. 1634 1 - - Alternative names: Daniel
Titles or roles: Jurist, in Paris
Gender: male
Dumay, Louis, d.1681 10 - - Alternative names: Louis DuMay; Louis Du May
Gender: male
Dumay, Paul, 1585-1645 5 8 - Alternative names: Dumaeus, Paul; Du May, Paul; May, Paul du; Dumay, Paulus
Titles or roles: son of Antoine Dumay (d.1611), physician to Margureite de Valois, first wife of Henri IV of France
Gender: male
Dumont, Henri, 1610-1684 - 5 - Alternative names: Henry Du Mont; Henry de Thier; Mont, Henri
Titles or roles: Composer and organist, Saint-Paul, Paris; maitre of the Chapelle Royale, Versailles, 1663; 'Sous-maître de la musique du Roy', 1672 Master of the Queen's Music, 1673
Gender: male
Dumont (Monsieur) - - 2 Gender: male
Du Moulin, Cyrus, fl. 1658 - - 1 Titles or roles: French minister in Canterbury
Gender: male
Du Moulin, ?, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Du Moulin, Jaques, fl. 1667-1680 14 - - Alternative names: Milne, James; Molinaeus, Jacobus; de Moulin, Jaques; Moulins, James
Titles or roles: Physician, F.R.S. (1667), traveling companion of Martin Lister, given patronage by George Berkeley, first Earl of Berkeley (1626/7-1698)
Gender: male
Du Moulin, Lewis, 1605-1680 5 - 3 Alternative names: Louis du Moulin; Lewis [anglicized name from 1657]; Ludovic Molinaeus; Molineus
Titles or roles: physician and religious controversialist; son of Pierre Du Moulin (1568-1658); Camden Professor of History, University of Oxford
Gender: male
Du Moulin, Peter, 1601-1684 15 3 1 Alternative names: Pierre
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist; son of Pierre Du Moulin (1568-1658)
Gender: male
Du Moulin, Pierre, 1568-1658 10 1 10 Alternative names: Molinaeus; Du Molin, Petrus; Moulin, Pierre du
Titles or roles: French Huguenot minister; D.D., Cambridge; prebendary, Canterbury Cathedral, 1615; teaching at Sedan, 1625-58; father of Peter Du Moulin (1601-84) and Lewis Du Moulin (1605?-80)
Gender: male
Duncan de Cerisantes, Marc, 1612-1648 1 4 - Gender: male
Duncan, Robert, fl. 1721 3 4 - Gender: male
Duncell (Mr), fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: male
Dunch, Eliza (Mrs), fl. 1786 2 - - Gender: female
Dunch (Mr), fl. 1679 1 - - Gender: male
Duncombe, John (Sir), 1622-1687 2 - - Titles or roles: politician and government official; chancellor of the exchequer, 1672
Gender: male
Duncombe, J. (Reverend), 1729-1786 1 1 - Gender: male
Duncomb, Thomas, fl. 1702 - 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Ockley
Gender: male
Duncomius, Eleazar, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Duncumb, John, 1765-1839 1 - - Titles or roles: topographer
Gender: male
Dun, Daniel (Sir), d.1617 - - 1 Alternative names: Donne, Daniel (Sir); Sir Dan Dun; Dunn
Titles or roles: English jurist and ecclesiastical lawyer
Gender: male
Dungarvan (Lady), fl. 1642 - - 2 Alternative names: Dungaruen; Lady Dungarvan
Gender: female
Dunk, George Montagu, 1716-1771 1 - - Alternative names: George Montague; George Montagu-Dunk
Titles or roles: politician; second earl of Halifax (third creation)
Gender: male
Dunkin, John, 1782-1846 2 - - Titles or roles: topographer
Gender: male
Dunn (Mrs), fl. 1737 - - 1 Gender: female
Dunster, Charles (Reverend), 1750-1816 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; writer
Gender: male
Dunte, Ludovicus, 1597-1639 - - 1 Alternative names: Dunthius, Ludovicus; Dunte, Ludwig
Titles or roles: Preacher; Writer
Gender: male
Dunton, John, 1659-1732 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Du Plessis - 1 - Alternative names: Mademoyselle du Plecis; Duplessis
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: female
Du Plessis, C., d.1704 1 - - Titles or roles: 'archichiragre'
Gender: male
Du Plessis, fl. until 1713 1 - - Titles or roles: a French minister
Gender: male
Du Plissis, P. M., fl. 1614 1 - - Gender: male
Du Ponceau, P., fl. 1822 1 - - Gender: male
du Pont (monsieur), fl. 1658 - 1 - Alternative names: monsieur du Pont
Gender: male
Duport, Ambroise, fl. 1587 2 - - Alternative names: Duport, Ambroyse
Gender: male
Duport, James (Dr), 1606-1679 2 - - Titles or roles: dean of Peterborough; college head
Gender: male
Duppa, Brian, 1588-1662 8 5 - Titles or roles: bishop of Winchester; bishop of Chichester, 1638; tutor to the young prince of Wales (future Charles II) and duke of York (James II)
Gender: male
Dupres, Jean, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
du Pré, Martin, fl. 1641 - - 3 Titles or roles: Dutch merchant in Gdańsk
Gender: male
Dupuis, Pierre, fl. 1567 - 1 - Gender: male
Dupuy, Augustin, 1581-1641 1 4 - Titles or roles: second son of Claude Dupuy (1545-1594); brother of Christophe, Jacques, and Pierre Dupuy; in Rome, 1603; monk of the order of Chartreux
Gender: male
Dupuy, Christophe, 1580-1654 11 16 - Alternative names: Dom. Christophe Du Puy; Christianus Puteanus; Christianum Puteanum
Titles or roles: brother of Augustin, Pierre and Jacques Dupuy; son of Claude Dupuy (1545–1594).
Gender: male
Dupuy, Claude, 1545-1594 3 87 1 Alternative names: Puteanus
Titles or roles: Parisian jurist, humanist and bibliophile; husband of Claude Sanguin (d.1631), daughter of Barbe de Thou and aunt of Jacques-Auguste de Thou; father of Christophe, Augustin, Pierre and Jacques Dupuy
Gender: male
Dupuy, Claude (Mme Chasteigner d'Abain), 1538-1632 3 - 1 Titles or roles: Madame Chasteigner d'Abain; daughter of George Dupuy; wife of Louis Chasteigner (d.1595)
Gender: female
Dupuy, Jacques, 1586-1656 42 234 3 Alternative names: Jacques Du Puy; Monsieur de Saint Sauveur
Titles or roles: Scholar; brother of Augustin, Pierre and Christophe Dupuy; son of Claude Dupuy (1545–1594); prior of Saint-Sauveur-lès-Bray
Gender: male
Dupuy, Pierre, 1582-1651 34 451 2 Alternative names: Petrus Puteanus; Peter Puteanus; Pierre Du Puy; Du Puy, Avocat
Titles or roles: Scholar; son of Claude Dupuy (1545–1594); brother of Augustin, Jacques, and Christophe Dupuy
Gender: male
Duquesnoy, François, 1597-1643 - 1 - Alternative names: Frans Duquesnoy; Francois Duquesnoy
Titles or roles: Flemish sculptor
Gender: male
Durand, David, 1680-1763 3 - - Titles or roles: Reformed minister; historian
Gender: male
Durand de Fontcouverte, François Guillaume, 1649-1733 - 1 - Alternative names: Durand de Fontcouverte, Francois Guillaume
Titles or roles: Son of pastor Jean Durand; deacon in Sommières, Uzès; pastor in Genolhac; married Anne de Brueyx, daughter of Daniel, baron de Brueyx de Fontcouverte, and of Françoise de La Courmalerarques (1679); exile in Westphalia and in Switzerland; chaplain in the infantry regiment of Aubussargues in the service of Guillaume III, in the Piedmont army; preacher in Nimègue (from 1701)
Gender: male
Durand de Pontaujard, Paul de, 1622-1699 - 3 - Alternative names: Paul de Durand de Pontaujard
Gender: male
Durand, Jacques Honoré, 1598-1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, mathematician, professor at the University of Graz
Gender: male
Durando, Salvatore 1 - - Gender: male
Durand, Susanne, fl. 1665 1 - - Alternative names: Suzanne; Chandiot-Durand
Titles or roles: Wife of Chandiot
Gender: female
Durante, Vincenzo, fl. 1661 5 - - Gender: male
Duras, Louis, 1641-1709 1 - - Alternative names: De Duras, Lewis
Titles or roles: second earl of Feversham; soldier; diplomat
Gender: male
D'Urban, M. (Lady), fl. 1818 1 - - Gender: female
Durel, A., fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Durel, John (Dr), 1625-1683 13 - - Alternative names: Jean Durel
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and apologist; D.D. Oxford, 1670; dean of Windsor, 1677; rector of Haseley, Oxfordshire, 1677
Gender: male
Durelle, Jean, fl. 1629-1644 3 - - Alternative names: Durelleus Forisiensis, Joannes
Titles or roles: Minim friar in the province of Lyon (from 1629); professor of theology; author of a dictionary of surgical terms of Greek origin
Gender: male
Durell, Magnus Nilsson, 1617-1677 1 - - Titles or roles: Swedish jurist and politician
Gender: male
Durham, John, b.1658 1 - - Titles or roles: son of William Durham
Gender: male
During (Dr), fl. 1677-1680 - 2 - Titles or roles: composer
Gender: male
Durislaus, Isaac, fl. 1628 - 1 - Gender: male
Duroche, fl. 1640 1 - - Gender: female
Du Rondel, Jacques, 1636-1715 67 15 - Gender: male
Durston, William, b.1624 3 3 - Gender: male
Durte, P., fl. 1718 1 - - Gender: male
Dury, Andrew, 1594-1655 - - 5 Alternative names: Duraeus, Andreas; Duuren, Andries van
Titles or roles: Surgeon in Batavia, Dutch East Indies (1647)
Gender: male
Dury, Dorothy Moore (née King), 1612-1664 53 9 24 Alternative names: Moore, Dorothy Dury; Dury, Dorothy; Moore-Dury, Dorothy; née King
Titles or roles: writer on education; aunt (by marriage via her first husband Arthur Moore) to Katherine (Boyle) Jones; married first to Arthur Moore (d. 1635); married second to John Dury (1596-1680)
Gender: female
Dury, John, 1596-1680 998 255 163 Alternative names: Duraeus, Ioannes; Duraeus, Johann; Durie, John; Robertson, John; Rhaetus, Daniel; Duraeus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Preacher and ecumenist
Gender: male
Du Ry, Paul, 1640-1714 1 - - Alternative names: Du Ry, Jean-Paul
Titles or roles: Architect
Gender: male
Dussen, J. van, fl. 1635 1 - - Gender: male
Dussen, van der, fl. 1702 - 2 - Alternative names: van der Dussen
Gender: unknown
Dutch fleet in Cowes Road, Commander of the, fl. 1643 - 1 - Alternative names: Commander of the Dutch fleet in Cowes Road
Gender: male
Dutens, fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Dutton (Mr), fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Dutton, Thomas, fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Duval, Francis Philip, d.1768 1 1 - Titles or roles: Physician; Librarian to HRH of Lorraine
Gender: male
Duvignan, Alexander, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Duyck, Anthony, 1560-1629 1 - - Titles or roles: pensionary of Holland
Gender: male
Duyk, Adriaan, b.1628 - 1 - Gender: male
Dávila y Zúñiga, Antonio, 1580-1647 1 - - Alternative names: La Marquis de Mirabel; Mirabel (Marquis de); Antonio Dávila y Zúñiga
Titles or roles: marqués de Mirabel [third marquis of Mirabel]; Spanish diplomat
Gender: male
D., W., fl. until 1734 1 - - Alternative names: W. D.
Gender: unknown
Dwight, John, 1633-1703 1 - - Titles or roles: chemist; potter; secretary to Brian Walton, bishop of Chester
Gender: male
Dycchius, Andreas, fl. 1596 1 - - Titles or roles: Humanist, friend of Lipsius and Ortelius; writing to Ortelius is 1596 from Venice
Gender: male
Dyde, William, fl. 1795-1798 2 - - Gender: male
Dyer, Alexander, fl. 1586 1 - - Alternative names: Dyar
Titles or roles: captain of Somerset
Gender: male
Dyer, George, 1753-1841 1 2 - Titles or roles: author; advocate of political reform
Gender: male
Dyer, Richard, 1622-1695 1 - - Gender: male
Dyer, Richard, b.1651 - 2 - Titles or roles: botanist; matric. Oriel College, Oxford, 1669
Gender: male
Dyer, Richard, fl. 1724 - 1 - Gender: male
Dyke (Fr. ?), fl. 1701 1 - - Gender: male
Dyke, Thomas (Sir), 1650-1706 5 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; M.P.
Gender: male
Dymer, John, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon
Gender: male
Dymock, Cressy, fl. 1629-1660 59 4 19 Titles or roles: Agriculturist
Gender: male
Dynkershoek, Cornel van, fl. 1739 1 - - Alternative names: Van Dynkershoek, Cornel
Gender: male
Dyve, Lewis (Sir), 1599-1669 1 - - Titles or roles: royalist army officer
Gender: male

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