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Gaal, Cornelis, 1623-1674 - 1 - Alternative names: Gael; Galle
Titles or roles: Merchant; married to Susanna Nutt
Gender: male
Gaal (Mrs), b.1626 - 1 - Alternative names: Susanna Gaal, née Nutt
Titles or roles: Wife of Cornelils Gaal (banns read 4 April 1646, Amsterdam)
Gender: female
Gabler, Johann, d.1649 - - 1 Alternative names: Gablerus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Gabrielli, Giulio, d.1579 - 1 - Alternative names: Julius Gabrielius
Gender: male
Gabriel, Pieter, d.1573 3 - - Alternative names: Scagius, Petrus
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister
Gender: male
Gachet, fl. 1677 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Gadbury, John, 1627-1704 4 1 9 Titles or roles: astrologer
Gender: male
Gadderar, James, 1655-1733 7 6 - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal bishop of Aberdeen
Gender: male
Gaddius, Jacobus, fl. 1644 - - 1 Gender: male
Gaeotti, Marcantonio 1 - - Gender: male
Gaffarel, Jacques, 1601-1681 4 1 4 Alternative names: Gaffarellus, Jacobus; Jacob
Titles or roles: French Christian Hebraist; astrologer
Gender: male
Gage (Captain), fl. 1732 - - 1 Gender: male
Gage, ? Francis, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Gage, George, 1582-1638 4 2 - Titles or roles: diplomat; businessman
Gender: male
Gage, Henry 1 - - Gender: male
Gagliardi, Achilles, 1537-1607 - - 1 Titles or roles: Ascetic writer; spiritual director; member of the Society of Jesus
Gender: male
Gaigeard, Reneé 1 - - Alternative names: Gaigeart; Gaigerat
Titles or roles: Baroness Sablé
Gender: female
Gaignières, Aimé de, fl. 1636-1661 4 - - Titles or roles: bibliophile; secretary to Roger de Saint-Lary, the duke of Bellegarde
Gender: male
Gailer, Georg, fl. 1678 1 - - Gender: male
Gailhard, J., fl. 1687-1688 1 - - Gender: male
Gaillard, Noël, 1612-1695 - 2 - Alternative names: Gailhard
Titles or roles: French lawyer; avocat au parlement de Provence; syndic de robe de la noblesse de Provence; assesseur d'Aix
Gender: male
Gaisberg, Ulrich Albrecht von, 1600-1679 - - 1 Alternative names: Gaißberg; Geisberg
Gender: male
Gajus, Johannes, d.1641 - - 1 Gender: male
Galaeus - 2 - Gender: male
Galbreath, John, fl. 1737 3 - - Titles or roles: gardener to Sir John Blackburne at Orford Hall, near Warrington
Gender: male
Gale, C. (Reverend), d.1738 4 - - Gender: male
Gale (Dr), fl. 1700 - 1 - Gender: male
Gale, Miles, 1647-1721 4 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; Church of England clergyman; rector of Keighley; patient of Martin Lister (1639-1712)
Gender: male
Galen, Christoph Bernard von, 1606-1678 1 - - Alternative names: Christoph Bernard von Galen
Gender: male
Galen of Pergamon - - 1 Alternative names: Γαληνός; Aelius Galenus; Claudius Galenus
Gender: male
Galenus, Matthaeus, 1528-1573 1 2 - Alternative names: Mathieu Galenus
Gender: male
Gale, R., fl. 1743 - 1 - Gender: male
Gale, Roger, 1672-1744 134 14 - Titles or roles: antiquary; eldest son of Thomas Gale (1635-1702 ); brother of Samuel Gale (1682-1754); inherited family estate, Scruton, Yorkshire
Gender: male
Gale, Samuel, 1682-1754 54 53 - Titles or roles: antiquary; youngest surviving son of Thomas Gale (1635-1702); brother of the antiquary Roger Gale (1672-1744)
Gender: male
Gale, Theophilus, 1628-1679 59 2 - Titles or roles: ejected minister and theologian; tutor to sons of Philip Wharton, fourth baron (1613-96)
Gender: male
Gale, Thomas (Dr), 1635-1702 31 7 - Alternative names: Thomas Galeus
Titles or roles: Dean of York; English classical scholar and antiquary; regius professor of Greek, Cambridge; father of Roger Gale (1672-1744) and Samuel Gale (1682-1754), and Elizabeth Gale, who became the second wife of William Stukeley
Gender: male
Gale, Thomas, fl. 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Gale, Thomas, fl. 1681 - 1 1 Gender: male
Gale, William, fl. 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Galfred, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642 14 57 8 Titles or roles: Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher
Gender: male
Galilei, Roberto, b.1595 7 - - Gender: male
Gallaeus, Servatius, 1630-1709 5 1 - Alternative names: Galle, Servatius
Gender: male
Galland, Antoine, 1646-1715 10 - 1 Alternative names: Gallandius, A.
Titles or roles: French orientalist and archaeologist; translator
Gender: male
Gallars, Nicolas des, 1520-1581 or before 1 - 2 Alternative names: Gallasius, Nicolaus
Titles or roles: sieur de Saules; Reformed minister; member of the Company of Pastors (1544–1581); biblical scholar; translator of Calvin's works into French
Gender: male
Galle, Cornelis (the Elder), 1576-1650 - 1 - Alternative names: Cornelis Galle the Elder
Titles or roles: Flemish engraver
Gender: male
Galle, Filips, 1537-1612 1 - - Alternative names: Philippe Galle; Philips Galle
Titles or roles: Dutch publisher and engraver
Gender: male
Galletti, Fabritio, fl. 1571 - 2 - Titles or roles: printer in Rome
Gender: male
Gallino, Stefano, fl. 1760-1780 - 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of medicine, Padua; co-founder, together with Antonio Gualandris and Francesco Aglietti, of the 'Giornale per servire alla storia ragionata di questo secolo'
Gender: male
Gallois, fl. 1700 1 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Gallois, Jean, 1632-1707 6 22 - Titles or roles: French scholar and abbé; member of the Académie française, 1672; co-founder (with Denis de Sallo) of the 'Journal des sçavans'
Gender: male
Gallon, fl. 1678 1 - - Titles or roles: Optician, Paris
Gender: male
Gallus, William, fl. 1612 - 1 - Titles or roles: grandson of Sir Peter Young (1544-1628)
Gender: male
Gamarra y Contreras, Estevan de, d.1671 - 1 - Alternative names: Esteban; Stevan; Stephanus; Don Estevan de Gamarra y Contreras
Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador to Sweden (1652); Spanish ambassador to the Hague (1655–1671); governor of Ghent
Gender: male
Gamba, Bartolomeo, 1766-1841 - 2 1 Alternative names: Bartolo Gamba; Bartolommeo Gamba
Titles or roles: Under-Keeper of the Marciana Library; printer; collector of correspondence
Gender: male
Gambier, James Edward (Reverend), 1759-1839 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Langley; rector of St Mary's, Strand, London
Gender: male
Gambier, Samuel, fl. 1791-1792 2 - - Gender: male
Gambold, William (Reverend), 1672-1728 20 - - Titles or roles: rector of Puncheston with Llanychâr; cleric; grammarian
Gender: male
Gameren, Hannard van, d.1569 - 2 - Alternative names: Hannardus Gamerius; van Gameren; Hannardus Van Gameren
Titles or roles: born Hemert, Liège; professor at Ingolstadt
Gender: male
Gamlyn, John, fl. 1683-1687 2 1 - Titles or roles: vicar of Faversham
Gender: male
Gandaus, Peter, fl. 1619 - - 1 Titles or roles: son of a pastor
Gender: male
Gand, Henry de, fl. 1695 1 - - Alternative names: De Gand; Sand
Gender: male
Gandolfi, Mauro, 1764-1848 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian artist, painter, and engraver; from Bologna
Gender: male
Gandy, Henry (Reverend), 1649-1734 5 24 3 Titles or roles: bishop of the nonjuring Church of England
Gender: male
Gandy (Mrs), fl. 1739 - - 1 Gender: male
Ganeau, Jean, fl. 1647 1 - - Titles or roles: Minim lay brother
Gender: male
Gangel, Gaspard, fl. 1655-1666 - 2 - Titles or roles: banker, Paris
Gender: male
Ganovius, fl. 1637-1642 - 1 - Gender: male
Gans, Johann, 1591-1662 23 1 - Titles or roles: Confessor to the Emperor Ferdinand III.
Gender: male
Gansland (Mr), fl. 1659 - 2 - Titles or roles: Chemist, in Dresden
Gender: male
Gant, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: Hoffmeister to the Baron von Burgstein in Geneva; Known to Hartlib
Gender: male
Ganzland, Andreas, fl. 1668 - - 1 Titles or roles: Physician in Dresden
Gender: male
Garbrand, John, 1646-1695 1 - - Titles or roles: of the Inner Temple; political writer; barrister; son of Tobias Garbrand (d. 1689)
Gender: male
Garbrand, Tobias, d.1689 2 - - Titles or roles: M.D.; physician; college head; father of John Garbrand (1646-95)
Gender: male
Garbutt, Richard, d.1631 3 - - Titles or roles: lecturer, Leeds; sizar, 1606
Gender: male
Garden, George, 1649-1733 3 - - Titles or roles: Scottish church minister and theologian
Gender: male
Garden, James, 1645-1726 11 5 - Titles or roles: professor of divinity, King's College, Aberdeen
Gender: male
Garden, Thomas, d.1711 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Arlsey
Gender: male
Gardie, Jacob Pontusson de la, 1583-1652 3 5 - Titles or roles: Lord High Constable of Sweden (1620–1652)
Gender: male
Gardie, Magnus Gabriel de la, 1622-1686 3 1 4 Alternative names: De la Gardia; Garde, Magnus Gabriel de la
Titles or roles: Lord High Treasurer of Sweden (1652–1660); Lord High Chancellor of Sweden (1660–1680); Lord High Steward of Sweden (1680–1684)
Gender: male
Gardiner, Bernard, 1668-1726 12 - - Titles or roles: college head; warden of All Souls, Oxford, 1702
Gender: male
Gardiner, Edward, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Gardiner, James, 1636-1705 3 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Lincoln
Gender: male
Gardiner, James (Dr), d.1732 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; sub-dean of Lincoln
Gender: male
Gardiner, Luke, 1745-1798 1 - - Titles or roles: first Viscount Mountjoy; politician; property developer
Gender: male
Gardiner (Mr) - - 1 Titles or roles: seeker of legal advice from John Selden
Gender: male
Gardiner, Richard, 1590-1670 4 - - Alternative names: Gardyner
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; benefactor
Gender: male
Gardiner, Robert, fl. 1680 1 - - Titles or roles: curate of New Rumney
Gender: male
Gardiner, Robert, fl. 1658 - 1 - Gender: male
Gardiner, Samuel (Dr), 1637-1680 1 - - Gender: male
Gardiner, Stephen, 1495-1555 - 1 - Titles or roles: theologian; administrator; bishop of Winchester
Gender: male
Gardiner, Stephen, fl. 1687 1 - - Titles or roles: of Cambridge
Gender: male
Gardinus, fl. 1646 - - 1 Alternative names: Guardinus
Titles or roles: Figure known to John Dury and Adam Boreel, 1646
Gender: male
Gardner, Edward, fl. 1706-1716 5 - - Gender: male
Gardner, Thomas, 1690-1769 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Garecca, B. 1 - - Alternative names: B. Garecca; Garerra
Gender: male
Gare, Jo., fl. 1738 1 - - Gender: male
Garelli, Pio Nicola, 1670-1739 - - 1 Titles or roles: Physician from Bologna; Prefect of the Imperial Library in Vienna; personal librarian to Prince Eugene of Savoy; Enlightement thinker
Gender: male
Garfeild, Aquila, fl. 1654-1660 6 - - Alternative names: Garfeild, Aquile
Gender: male
Garfield, John, fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Tickhill
Gender: male
Garfoote, Thomas 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1659 ?
Gender: male
Gargany, John (Dr) 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Clapham, Surrey
Gender: male
Garibay y Zamalloa, Esteban de, 1533-1600 - 1 - Alternative names: Etienne Camalloa de Garibay
Titles or roles: Spanish historian
Gender: male
Garmann, Christian Friedrich, 1640-1708 10 15 - Titles or roles: Physician in Chemnitz, Saxony
Gender: male
Garnett, William, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Garnier, Flamine, fl. 1585-1589 1 25 - Alternative names: Garnier, Flaminius
Titles or roles: Secretary to Alessandro Farnese; secretary to Philip II
Gender: male
Garnier (Madame), fl. 1589 - 1 - Alternative names: Madame Garnier
Titles or roles: wife of Flamine Garnier
Gender: female
Garnon, fl. 1614-1615 - - 11 Alternative names: Garnons
Gender: male
Garnon, fl. 1614 - - 1 Titles or roles: widow of Garnon and mother of Garnon (minor in 1614)
Gender: female
Garrard, Charles, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Garrard, G., fl. 1637 1 - - Gender: male
Garrard, Gilbert, 1626-1673 1 - - Titles or roles: of Shinfield, Berkshire; correspondent of Ashmole
Gender: male
Garrard, Thomas, fl. 1667 2 - - Titles or roles: landowner, Lamborne
Gender: male
Garrard, Thomas, fl. 1677 2 - - Titles or roles: In Chelsea
Gender: male
Garrard, Thomas (Sir), fl. 1682-1683 1 - - Gender: male
Garrel, Jacques, fl. 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Reformed bookseller; of Montauban
Gender: male
Garret, A. 2 1 - Gender: male
Garret, Thomas, fl. 1760 1 - - Gender: male
Garrett, Philip, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Garrett, Walter, fl. 1686-1687 4 - - Titles or roles: vicar
Gender: male
Garth, Samuel (Sir), 1660-1719 2 - - Titles or roles: physician; poet; eldest son of William Garth of Bolam, co. Durham
Gender: male
Garthwaite, Timothy, fl. 1659 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Gartino, Giovanni 1 - - Gender: male
Garzone, Thomasso, fl. 1636 - - 1 Gender: male
Gascoigne, H., fl. 1684 - 2 - Alternative names: Secretary Gascoigne
Gender: male
Gascoines, John, fl. 1675-1676 1 2 - Titles or roles: non-Jesuit student, English Jesuit college, Liège; residing with Mademoiselle Hagerston, Liège, December 1675; pupil of of Francis Line
Gender: male
Gaskarth, John, d.1732 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Chevening; matric. 1667
Gender: male
Gaskin, G. (Reverend), 1752-1829 1 - - Gender: male
Gassen, Antoine, fl. 1580-1583 3 - - Alternative names: Gassan, Antoine
Titles or roles: Jean Gassan's brother; merchant in Paris (dealing in fabric, lace, paintings, and steel); commercial relationship with Martine Plantin
Gender: male
Gassendi, Pierre, 1592-1655 149 188 11 Alternative names: Gassendus, Petrus; Gassend
Titles or roles: French philosopher; priest; scientist; astronomer; mathematician
Gender: male
Gassen, Jean, fl. 1571 - 4 - Alternative names: Jehan Gassan; Jehan Gassen
Gender: male
Gassen, Pierre, fl. 1565-1568 6 1 - Gender: male
Gast, fl. 1659-1660 5 2 - Alternative names: du Gast
Gender: unknown
Gast, Mathieu, fl. 1564-1576 1 3 - Alternative names: Matias Gast; Mathias Gast
Titles or roles: Printer and bookseller in Antwerp, Salamanca, Medina del Campo, and then Madrid
Gender: male
Gaston, Dr., fl. 1641-1648 - - 2 Titles or roles: Comenius's physician
Gender: male
Gaston y Ayala, Margarite Olivera, fl. 1648 1 - - Alternative names: Marguerite; Ayela; Olivers
Gender: female
Gastrell, Francis, 1662-1725 2 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chester; writer on theology
Gender: male
Gataker, Charles, 1613-1680 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; only son of Thomas Gataker and his second wife, Margery; rector of Hoggeston, Buckinghamshire
Gender: male
Gataker (Mr) (mentioned 1699) - - 1 Titles or roles: of Redriff, Rotherhithe
Gender: male
Gataker, Thomas, 1574-1654 9 1 1 Alternative names: formerly Gatacre
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; scholar
Gender: male
Gates, fl. 1811 - 1 - Gender: male
Gatford (Dr), fl. 1708-1709 - 1 - Gender: male
Gattaker (Mr) (fl. 1617) - - 1 Alternative names: possibly Gataker
Gender: male
Gattaker, Mr, fl. 1631 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of William Speed
Gender: male
Gatto, Giovanni Battista, fl. 1656 1 - - Gender: male
Gaudais, fl. 1638 2 - - Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: unknown
Gauden, Denis (Sir) (fl. 1653-68) 1 3 - Alternative names: Dennis Gauden
Titles or roles: navy victualler, 1668
Gender: male
Gauden, John, 1599-1662 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of Worcester
Gender: male
Gaudentius, Paganinus, 1595-1649 8 11 4 Alternative names: Gaudenzi, Paganino
Gender: male
Gaudinius, Alexis, fl. 1556-1579 - 1 - Alternative names: Gaudinus; Gaudin
Titles or roles: Physician; correspondent of Joseph Justus Scaliger and Jacques Daléchamps
Gender: male
Gaultier de la Vallette, Joseph, 1564-1647 2 2 - Titles or roles: French astronomer
Gender: male
Gaultier de Saint-Blancard, François, d.1703 - 1 - Alternative names: Gaultier de Saint-Blancard, Francois
Titles or roles: French reformed theologian
Gender: male
Gaultier, Jacques, fl. 1617-1652 5 - - Alternative names: Gauterius; Gautier; James Gwaltier
Titles or roles: French lutenist
Gender: male
Gauntlett, Samuel (Reverend), 1745-1822 8 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Portsea, and Hursley; rector of Lainston; warden of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Gavel, John, fl. 1739-1750 6 - - Alternative names: Gavel, Jean
Gender: male
Gawdy, Bassingbourne, 1532-1590 - 3 - Alternative names: Gaudy, Bassingbourne
Titles or roles: High Sheriff of Norfolk 1578–79; father of Sir Bassingbourne Gawdy (1560–1606)
Gender: male
Gawdy, Bassingbourne (Sir), 1560-1606 - 1 - Titles or roles: son of Bassingbourne Gawdy (c.1532–1590)
Gender: male
Gawdy, Framlingham, 1589-1655 1 1 - Alternative names: Gaudy, Framlingham
Titles or roles: politician; parliamentary diarist; grandson of Bassingbourne Gawdy (c.1532-90)
Gender: male
Gawdy, Framlingham (fl. 1650) 1 1 - Alternative names: Gaudy, Framlingham (Sir)
Gender: male
Gawdy, Vere (Lady), fl. 1652 2 - - Alternative names: Gaudy, Veare (Lady)
Gender: female
Gawen, William (fl. 1682-87) 1 - - Gender: male
Gayer, John, fl. 1652-1657 12 2 - Titles or roles: Brother of Sir Robert Gayer; Son of Sir John Gayer (bap. 1584-1649), merchant and Lord Mayor of London; Matric, 1651, Kt 1692; With his brother Robert, former pupil and friend of William Sancroft (1617–93), Archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Gayer, Robert (Sir), 1635-1702 10 - - Titles or roles: brother of John Gayer; son of Sir John Gayer (bap. 1584-1649), merchant and Lord Mayor of London; with his brother John, former pupil and friend of William Sancroft (1617–93), archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Göbel, Daniel, fl. 1647 2 - - Alternative names: Gobel, Daniel
Gender: male
Göbel, Johann Conrad, 1585-1643 17 - 21 Alternative names: Johann Conrad Gobel; Johann Conrad Goebel
Titles or roles: Evangelical Theologian
Gender: male
Göbel, Johann Conrad, 1623-1667 1 - 11 Alternative names: Göbel, Johann Conrad, der Jüngere; Gobel, Johann Konrad; Göbel, Johannes Conradus; Goebel, Johann Conrad; Goebelius, Johannes Conradus
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Göbel, Paul, fl. 1527 - - 1 Alternative names: Goebel
Gender: male
G., D. 1 - - Alternative names: D. G.; Unidentified Sender
Titles or roles: son-in-law of a bishop
Gender: male
Gödelmann, Johann Georg, 1559-1611 2 - - Alternative names: Godelmann, Johann Georg von; Goedelmann, Johann Georg von; Goedelmann, Georg; Godelmann
Titles or roles: German jurist; diplomat; writer
Gender: male
Gear, Christian (Lady), fl. 1707 - 1 - Gender: female
Geary, William (Sir), 1757-1825 1 - - Gender: male
Geast, William, fl. 1636 1 - - Titles or roles: Rector of Westerfield
Gender: male
Gebhardus, Andreas, fl. 1633-1635 4 - - Gender: male
Gebhardus, Janus, 1592-1632 16 8 - Alternative names: Gebardus, Janus; Gebhard, Janus
Titles or roles: Professor of History and Philology
Gender: male
Geddes, Alexander, 1737-1802 1 - - Titles or roles: Roman Catholic priest and biblical scholar
Gender: male
Geddes, Michael (Dr), 1647-1713 5 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; chancellor of Sarum
Gender: male
Gee, Edward, 1657-1730 1 2 - Titles or roles: dean of Lincoln; chaplain to the Bishop of Ely
Gender: male
Geekie, W., d.1767 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1714
Gender: male
Geelvinck, Cornelis, 1621-1689 - 1 - Titles or roles: Mayor of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Geelvinck, fl. 1694 - 1 - Gender: male
Gee, Orlando (Sir), 1620-1705 2 - - Titles or roles: registrar of the high court of Admiralty, 1660; benefactor; knighted 18 August 1682
Gender: male
Geere, G., 1652-1726 1 - - Titles or roles: fellow of Exeter College, Oxford
Gender: male
Geers (?), T. 1 - - Titles or roles: brother of Mrs Hopton
Gender: male
Geer, Stephan, fl. 1629-1650 1 - - Alternative names: Stefan
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Geertruidenberg, magistrate of 2 - - Alternative names: magistrate of Geertruidenberg
Gender: male
Geertruidenberg, sheriffs, mayors and governors of 2 - - Alternative names: Schout, burgemeesters en regeerders van Geertruidenberg
Gender: unknown
Geesteranus, Jodocus, d.1631 1 1 - Alternative names: Geesteranus, Justus; Geystranus; Geisteranus; Jodocus E. or G; Geesteranus, Justin
Titles or roles: Dutch contra-remonstrant, preacher and theologian
Gender: male
Gee, Thomas (Sir), fl. 1633-1638 1 2 - Gender: male
Gee, William, fl. 1638 - 1 1 Gender: male
Geiger, Friedrich, fl. 1678 1 - - Alternative names: Fridericus Geiger
Titles or roles: Jesuit in Fulda
Gender: male
Geiger, Matthias, fl. 1646 - - 1 Gender: male
Geilfus, Johann, 1592-1654 - - 1 Alternative names: Gailfus, Johann; Geelfus, Johann
Titles or roles: Philosopher
Gender: male
Geinbach, Johann Adam, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Geiselbrunner, Elias, fl. 1611 1 - - Alternative names: Geiselbrunnerus, Elias
Gender: male
Geissel, Johann Ludwig, fl. 1633 1 - - Alternative names: Geissel, Johann
Gender: male
Geitzkofler, Ferdinand, 1592-1653 - - 70 Alternative names: Geitzkoffler, Ferdinand; Geitzkhofler, Ferdinand
Titles or roles: Governor
Gender: unknown
Gelb, Wolfgang, fl. 1667-1668 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Vienna
Gender: male
Geldenhauer, Gerhard Eobanus, 1536-1614 1 - - Alternative names: Geldenhaurius, Gerb-Eobanus
Gender: male
Gelder, Jan de, fl. 1678-1717 - 1 - Titles or roles: Printer in Leiden
Gender: male
Geldorp, George, 1580-1665 - 2 - Titles or roles: Flemish painter; active in England; art dealer
Gender: male
Geleji Katona, István, 1589-1649 1 - - Alternative names: Geleji Katona, Istvan
Titles or roles: Court-chaplain to György Rákóczi I, prince of Transylvania
Gender: male
Gelenius, Aegidius, 1595-1656 1 2 - Titles or roles: Cologne historian
Gender: male
Gell, Anthony, fl. 1781 1 - - Gender: male
Gellibrand, fl. 1635-1636 - - 4 Gender: male
Gell, J. H. (Reverend), fl. 1822 1 - - Gender: male
Gell, Katherine, 1624-1671 1 1 - Alternative names: née Packer
Titles or roles: Religious patron
Gender: female
Gell, L. M., fl. 1809 1 - - Alternative names: L. M.
Titles or roles: secretary
Gender: male
Gelton, Toussaint, 1630-1680 1 1 - Alternative names: Tousseijn
Titles or roles: painter; art dealer
Gender: male
Gemma, Cornelius, 1535-1578 2 2 - Alternative names: Cornelio Gemma
Titles or roles: Physician, astronomer and astrologer; oldest son of cartographer and instrument-maker Gemma Frisius; professor of medicine, Leuven
Gender: male
Gemmingen, Wolfgang, fl. 1635 1 1 - Titles or roles: subordinate ('ondergeschikte') of Axel Oxenstierna
Gender: male
Genderen, Jan, 1605-1638 - 1 - Titles or roles: steward ('rentmeester') of Zuilichem
Gender: male
Genderen, Jan, b.1630 - 1 - Titles or roles: steward ('rentmeester') of Zuilichem
Gender: male
Genet, Hille, fl. 1674 1 1 - Gender: female
Geneveille (Monseigneur), fl. 1569-1572 - 21 - Alternative names: Geneuelle; Goneville; Geneuille; Goneveille; Geneueille; Geneuille
Titles or roles: Auditor to Cardinal Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle
Gender: male
Gening, Amerdey, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Gennari, Giuseppe, 1721-1800 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian abbot from Padua; founder of a newspaper in Rovigo; author of published sermons
Gender: male
Genoyer, fl. 1664 1 - - Titles or roles: Deputy warden of the Mint ("contregarde de la Monoye"), Principality of Orange
Gender: male
Gent, Barthold van, d.1651 13 - - Titles or roles: lord of Loenen and Meinerswijk; member of the States of Gelderland
Gender: male
Gentile, Alberico, 1552-1608 1 - - Alternative names: Gentilis, Albericus
Titles or roles: Italian professor in Oxford
Gender: male
Gentili, François, fl. 1567 - 1 - Alternative names: Gentili, Francois; Gentili, Francisco
Titles or roles: brother of Etienne Gentili
Gender: male
Gentili, Scipione, 1563-1616 1 2 - Alternative names: Gentilis, Scipio
Titles or roles: Professor of Roman law, Altdorf
Gender: male
Gentillot (Monsieur), fl. 1652 1 - - Gender: male
Gentilotti, Cornelius, fl. 1649-1677 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, Dean of the Faculty of Theology in Vienna
Gender: male
Gent, Johan van, 1605-1679 1 2 - Titles or roles: Governor for William III, Prince of Orange; statesman; commissioner of Gelderland in the States General
Gender: male
Gent, Pieter, b.1640 16 3 - Gender: male
Gent, Willem van, fl. 1635 1 - - Alternative names: Ghent
Gender: male
Gentze, Georg, 1611-1687 7 - 9 Alternative names: Georgius Gentius
Titles or roles: Resident in Constantinople, 1642–48; orientalist; diplomat
Gender: male
Genzius, Cl. - - 1 Alternative names: possibly Georg Gentius (Georgius Gentius)?
Gender: male
Geoffraye, John, fl. 1640-1646 2 1 - Alternative names: Geoffray, John; Geoffaye, John
Gender: male
Geoffroy, Jean-Baptiste, 1601-1675 3 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit composer; teacher of grammar, humanities, rhetoric and philosophy at the Collège de Clermont; director of music at the church of the Maison professe de Paris (1660–1675)
Gender: male
Geoffroy, the elder, fl. 1698 2 - - Alternative names: Geoffroy, père; Geoffrey
Titles or roles: father of Étienne François Geoffroy (1672-1731)
Gender: male
Geoffroy, Étienne François, 1672-1731 2 - - Alternative names: Geoffrey, Stephen Francis; Geoffroy, Etienne Francois
Titles or roles: French physician and chemist
Gender: male
George III, 1738-1820 - - 4 Alternative names: George William Frederick
Titles or roles: King of Great Britain and Ireland
Gender: male
George II, King of Great Britain and Ireland, 1683-1760 1 - - Alternative names: Prince of Wales
Titles or roles: King of Great Britain and Ireland; Elector of Hanover, 1727-60; Prince of Wales, 1714-27
Gender: male
George I, King of Great Britain and Ireland, 1660-1727 - 1 1 Titles or roles: King of Great Britain and Ireland; Elector of Hanover
Gender: male
George (Mrs), fl. until 1803 1 - - Gender: female
George of Austria the younger, fl. 1595 1 - - Alternative names: Georgius ab Austria junior; Georgius ab Austria, the younger; d’Austrice, George
Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius from Madrid in 1595
Gender: male
George, Prince of Denmark and Norway, 1653-1708 - - 2 Alternative names: Duke of Cumberland; Prins Jørgen, hertug af Cumberland
Titles or roles: Husband of Queen Anne of Great Britain; Prince of Denmark and Norway; Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports, 1702-08
Gender: male
George, Robert, fl. 1691 1 1 - Gender: male
George, William, 1697-1756 8 - - Titles or roles: dean of Lincoln, 1748; headmaster of Eton
Gender: male
Georg Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, 1595-1640 - 1 - Titles or roles: Margrave and Elector of Brandenburg; duke of Prussia
Gender: male
Georg Wilhelm I, 1595-1640 - - 2 Titles or roles: Elector of Brandenburg, 1619–40
Gender: male
Georg Wilhelm of Brunswijk-Lüneburg, 1624-1705 - 2 - Titles or roles: Hertog van Brunswijk-Lüneburg
Gender: male
Geralde, K. (Mrs), fl. 1700 1 - - Titles or roles: daughter-in-law of Sir Philip Butler
Gender: female
Gerantius, Giovanni, fl. 1627 1 - - Gender: male
Gerard, Armand de, fl. 1673 1 1 - Alternative names: de Gerard, Armand
Titles or roles: Canon of Sarlat in Périgord [Halls' 'Oldenburg', vol. X, p. 404)
Gender: male
Gerard, Charles, 1618-1694 - 1 - Titles or roles: Viscount Brandon; first earl of Macclesfield; royalist army officer
Gender: unknown
Gerard, E. M. (Mrs), fl. 1818 3 - - Alternative names: Gerard, M. E. (Mrs); née Ferrers
Titles or roles: daughter of Edward Ferrers
Gender: female
Gerard, Francis (Sir), 1620-1685 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Sir Gilbert Gerard, of Flambards, Harrow-on-the-Hill, and Mary Barrington
Gender: male
Gerard, G., fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Gerard, Nathaniel, fl. 1641 1 - - Gender: male
Gerard, Thomas, fl. 1597 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Thomas Gerard
Gender: male
Gerard, Thomas (Sir), fl. 1597 2 - - Alternative names: Thomas Gerard, senior
Gender: male
Gerberon, Gabr., fl. until 1677 1 - - Titles or roles: monk, L’abbaye de Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris
Gender: male
Gerbier, Balthazar (Sir), 1592-1667 or before 153 24 - Alternative names: Baron d'Ouvilly; Doully; Douvily; Gerbier, Robert (Sir); Balthasar
Titles or roles: Art agent; miniature painter; architect; diplomat
Gender: male
Gerbrandt (Dr), fl. 1570 - - 1 Gender: male
Gerdes, Joachim, 1607-1688 2 - - Alternative names: Gerdes, Joathim Matt.; Gerdes, Joachim Matt.; J. Gerdes
Titles or roles: Scholar in law and philology; in Rostock
Gender: male
Gerdil, Hyacinthe Sigismond, 1718-1802 1 - - Alternative names: Gerdil, Giacinto Sigismondo
Titles or roles: Reactionary Cardinal; author of works against Locke, Malebranche, and Deism
Gender: male
Gerhard, Johann, 1582-1637 - - 10 Alternative names: Johan Gerhard; Johannes Gerhard
Titles or roles: Lutheran Theologian
Gender: male
Gerhard, Johann Konrad, b.1567 3 - - Titles or roles: Physician; subject of horoscope drawn up by Johannes Kepler
Gender: male
Gerlach, Samuel, 1609-1683 1 - 7 Gender: male
Gerlach, Stephan, 1621-1697 13 - 28 Titles or roles: Professor of Church History at Heidelberg
Gender: male
Gerlach, Stephan, 1546-1612 - 2 8 Alternative names: Gerlachius, Stephan; Gerlach, Stephan, der Ältere
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Germain, Henry - 1 - Alternative names: Henri Germain
Titles or roles: maître des écuries to queen Henrietta-Maria
Gender: male
Germain, Michael, 1645-1694 1 - - Gender: male
Germinus, M., fl. 1624 - - 1 Alternative names: Germinus, Musaeter; German
Gender: male
Germius, Joannes, fl. 1609 - 1 - Gender: male
Gernardus, Johann Friedrich, fl. 1602 1 - - Gender: male
Gernler, Lucas, 1625-1675 5 - - Alternative names: Lukas Gernler
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Gerobolus, Johannes, 1540-1606 - - 1 Gender: male
Geroldinus, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: probably a student at the Collegio Romano
Gender: male
Gerry (Captain), fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: male
Gersdorff de Tundbyholm, Joachim, 1611-1661 3 2 - Gender: male
Gerstenberger, Marcus, 1553-1613 1 1 - Titles or roles: German lawyer; chancellor and privy councillor
Gender: male
Gerstmann, Adam, fl. 1667 - 2 - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Brno (Moravia)
Gender: male
Gertich, Ambrosius, fl. 1663 - - 1 Gender: male
Gertich, Martin, 1591-1657 3 4 2 Alternative names: Gertichius, Martinus
Gender: male
Gertich, Mikołaj, 1624-1671 4 11 16 Alternative names: Gertichius, Nicolaus
Gender: male
Gerwick, Johannes, fl. 1660-1672 3 - - Alternative names: Hans Gerwick
Gender: male
Gery, Robert, fl. 1698 1 - - Titles or roles: of Islington
Gender: male
Gery, Robert (Reverend), fl. 1697-1698 1 - - Gender: male
Gesenius, Justus, 1601-1673 - - 1 Alternative names: Gessenius, Justus; Gesenius, Iustus; Friedlieben, Timotheus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Gesner, Conrad, 1516-1565 3 - 5 Alternative names: Konrad Gesner; Conrad Geßner; Conrad von Gesner; Conradus Gesnerus; Conrad Gessner
Titles or roles: Swiss naturalist and bibliographer
Gender: male
Gesner, Johann Matthias, 1691-1761 1 - - Alternative names: Gesnerus, Jean Matthias
Titles or roles: German scholar; humanist; schoolmaster; librarian; professor of poetry and eloquence, University of Göttingen
Gender: male
Gessan, fl. 1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: Nun at the Dominican convent of Montfleury, near Grenoble
Gender: female
Gesualdus (cardinal), d.1603 - 1 - Alternative names: Cardinal Gesualdus
Titles or roles: Archbishop and cardinal of Conza (1561)
Gender: male
Getsius, Walter, b.1647 3 - - Titles or roles: son of John Daniel Getsius (1591/2-1672); matric. Exeter College, Oxford, 1664, aged 17
Gender: male
Geul, Johannes, b.1606 1 1 - Alternative names: Joannes
Gender: male
Gevaerts, Joannes, 1550-1623 1 3 - Alternative names: Joannes Gevaerts; Jan Gevaerts; Jan Gevarts
Titles or roles: Humanist; lawyer; diplomat to England, 1607, for the archdukes Albert and Isabella
Gender: male
Gevartius, Jan Gaspar, 1593-1666 18 15 1 Alternative names: Gevaerts, Jan Gaspar; Gevartius, J. Gasperius; Gevaerts, Jean-Gaspard; Gervaert, Jean-Gaspard; Gevartius, Caspar; Caspar Gevaerts; Vigaretus; Johannes
Titles or roles: Belgian philologist, Neo-Latin poet, and historiographer
Gender: male
Geyer Bernhard, fl. 1646-1666 5 - - Alternative names: Bernard
Titles or roles: Jesuit, Austrian Provincial
Gender: male
Geyer, Johann Ehrenreich, fl. 1638 - 1 - Alternative names: Geyer von Geyersberg und Osterburg, Hans Ehrenreich
Gender: male
Gezelius, Johannes, 1647-1718 1 - - Alternative names: Gezelius the younger
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
G., G., fl. 1661 1 - - Alternative names: G. G.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Philip Wharton (1613-1696)
Gender: male
Gheesdael, Jean van, fl. 1580 1 - - Alternative names: Gheesdalius, Joannes
Titles or roles: Poet; musician; published by Plantin
Gender: male
Ghemmenich, J. van, fl. 1672 2 - - Alternative names: van Ghemmenich
Gender: male
Ghenard, Antonius, 1552-1595 - 1 - Alternative names: Antoine Ghenard; Antoine Genard
Titles or roles: Inquisitor
Gender: male
Gheorghe Ştefan, d.1668 - - 2 Alternative names: Gheorghe Stefan; Burduja
Titles or roles: Prince of Moldavia 1653-1658
Gender: male
Ghering, Ulrich 9 3 - Alternative names: Uldarigo, Gheringo; Gering
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Ghibberius, J. A., d.1677 1 - - Gender: male
Ghilde, Johan Flud van, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: writing to Pierre Bayle from The Hague, 1685
Gender: male
Ghysen, Hans, fl. 1580-1587 - 1 - Titles or roles: Merchant connected to Martin de Varon
Gender: male
Giacomini Tebalducci Malespini, Lorenzo, 1552-1598 1 - - Titles or roles: Linguist and philologist; from Ancona
Gender: male
Giamberti, Luca, fl. 1697 - 1 - Gender: male
Giannone, Pietro, 1676-1748 1 1 - Titles or roles: Neapolitan lawyer; author of jurisdictionalist and other legal works; philosopher; polemical historian
Gender: male
Gianotti, Hippolito, fl. 1608 1 - - Alternative names: Hipolito Gianotti; Ippolito; Ipolito
Gender: male
Giattini, Giovanni Battista, 1601-1672 - 1 - Alternative names: Giattino, Gianbattista; Giattinus
Titles or roles: Professor of theology at Collegio Romano
Gender: male
Gibbes, James Alban, 1611-1677 2 1 - Titles or roles: Latin poet
Gender: male
Gibbner, fl. 1647 - - 1 Gender: male
Gibbon, A., fl. 1712 4 4 - Titles or roles: secretary to the Bishop
Gender: male
Gibbon (Captain) - 1 - Gender: male
Gibbon, James - 4 - Titles or roles: secretary to the bishop of London
Gender: male
Gibbon, J. ?, fl. 1721 - 1 - Gender: male
Gibbon, John, 1629-1718 9 - - Titles or roles: herald
Gender: male
Gibbon, Nicholas, 1605-1697 2 - 3 Alternative names: Gibbons; Gibons; Gibben; Gibbens
Gender: male
Gibbons, Grinling, 1648-1720 1 - - Titles or roles: Sculptor and wood carver
Gender: male
Gibbons, John, fl. 1704 - 1 - Gender: male
Gibbon, William (Reverend), 1699-1758 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of St Martin, Ludgate (St Matin within Ludgate)
Gender: male
Gibbs, Charles - 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Tivetshall, Norfolk
Gender: male
Gibbs, R., fl. 1621-1622 3 - - Gender: male
Gibieuf, Guillaume, 1591-1650 - 3 - Titles or roles: French catholic priest; theologian; teacher at the Sorbonne; member of the Oratory, Paris
Gender: male
Gibson, B., fl. 1818-1819 3 - - Gender: male
Gibson, Edmund, 1669-1748 379 13 - Titles or roles: bishop of Lincoln, 1716-23; bishop of London, 1723-48; editor of Camden's 'Britannia'
Gender: male
Gibson, Edmund, fl. 1695 - 1 - Titles or roles: Fellow of The Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Gibson, Edmund, fl. 1681 1 - - Gender: male
Gibson, George, fl. 1695 1 - - Gender: male
Gibson, James, fl. 1713-1735 29 - - Gender: male
Gibson, John, fl. 1711-1713 1 - - Titles or roles: provost of Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Gibson, John, fl. 1771 1 - - Gender: male
Gibson, Joseph, fl. 1714-1717 2 - - Gender: male
Gibson, Matthew (Reverend), d.1741 12 - - Titles or roles: rector of Abbey Dore, Herefordshire; first biographer of John Scudamore, first viscount Scudamore (1601–71), diplomat and politician
Gender: male
Gibson, Rowland, fl. 1714 1 - - Alternative names: Gibson, Rowe
Gender: male
Gieseler, Lorenz, d.1684 1 - - Alternative names: Laurentius
Titles or roles: Town physician in Braunschweig
Gender: male
Giffard, Martha, 1639-1722 - 3 - Alternative names: Lady Martha Giffard
Gender: female
Giffard, William (1703-13) 5 - - Gender: male
Giffard, William 1 - - Alternative names: alias for William Stratford (1672-1729)
Titles or roles: archdeacon of Richmond
Gender: male
Gifford, William, 1756-1826 1 - - Titles or roles: satirist and editor
Gender: male
Gifftheil, Ludwig Friedrich, 1593-1661 4 1 4 Titles or roles: Protestant writer
Gender: male
Gijsseling, fl. 1659 - 2 - Gender: unknown
Gilberiensis, Gervasius, fl. 1573 - - 1 Gender: male
Gilbert, Cousin, 1506-1572 - 1 - Alternative names: Cognatus Cousin, Gilbertus; Cognatus Nozarenus, Gilbertus; Nucillanus, Gilbertus; Nozerenus
Titles or roles: Erasmus' secretary; polymath
Gender: male
Gilbert (Dr), fl. 1658 - - 1 Gender: male
Gilbert, Edward, fl. 1700-1711 4 - - Titles or roles: financial agent, London
Gender: male
Gilbert, Eleazer, fl. 1642 - - 1 Titles or roles: Minister to the Scots congregation in Kiejdany, Lithuania
Gender: male
Gilbert, Elizabeth, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: female
Gilbert, Jeffray (Sir), 1674-1726 3 2 - Alternative names: Gilbert, Geoffrey; Baron Gilbert
Titles or roles: judge and legal writer; chief baron of the Irish exchequer
Gender: male
Gilbert, Lake, fl. 1727-1728 - 1 - Gender: male
Gilbert, Thomas 2 - - Titles or roles: secretary to the Bishop of Lincoln
Gender: male
Gilbert, Thomas - 1 - Titles or roles: of Bread Street Hill, London
Gender: male
Gilbert, Thomas, fl. 1690-1705 6 3 - Titles or roles: agent in London for Thomas Turner (1654-1714)
Gender: male
Gilbert, Thomas, fl. until 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Gilbert, Thomas (Reverend), 1613-1694 60 4 - Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister
Gender: male
Gilbye, fl. 1638 - - 1 Titles or roles: tenant in John Dury's London dwelling
Gender: male
Gildon, Charles, 1665-1724 1 - - Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Gildon, Charles (mentioned 1693) - - 1 Gender: male
Gilenius, Johannes, b.1620 2 - - Alternative names: Gilenius, Johan
Titles or roles: Jurist; auditor
Gender: male
Giles, Humphry, fl. 1774-1786 3 - - Gender: male
Gill, Arthur, fl. 1781 1 - - Gender: male
Gill, Edward, 1610-1675 - 1 - Titles or roles: commander in the Parliamentary Army
Gender: male
Gillemans, Ignatius, 1620-1674 - 1 - Alternative names: Gillemans, Ignaas
Titles or roles: Jansenist
Gender: male
Gilles, Pierre, 1490-1555 1 - - Alternative names: Petrus Gyllius; Gillius
Titles or roles: French natural scientist, topographer, antiquary, and translator
Gender: male
Gillespy, fl. 1791 - 1 - Gender: male
Gilles, Salomon, fl. 1706 2 - - Titles or roles: French minister
Gender: male
Gillet, Pierre François, 1648-1720 1 - - Alternative names: Gillet, François Pierre; Gillet, Francois Pierre; Pierre Francois Gillet
Titles or roles: Parliamentary lawyer
Gender: male
Gillingwater, Edmund, 1735-1813 1 - - Titles or roles: topographer
Gender: male
Gill, Ino, fl. 1726 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Gillon, Johanna le, 1635-1707 - 1 - Alternative names: van Beverningk
Gender: female
Gillon, Wilhelm, fl. 1634 - 1 - Alternative names: Gillon, Will.; Gillon, Willem
Gender: male
Gillot, Jacques, 1544-1619 28 2 - Alternative names: Guillot
Titles or roles: conseiller to the Parlement of Paris, 1573; close friend of Isaac Casaubon; corresponded with Joseph Justus Scaliger
Gender: male
Gilly, Daniel - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters in Smyrna, at the house of the consul 'de la nation holandeze'
Gender: male
Gilly, Simon, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: formerly chaplain, appointed by the East India Company, to the French nation residing at Fort St George
Gender: male
Gilpin, Philip, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Gilpin, Richard, 1625-1700 2 - - Titles or roles: nonconformist minister; physician
Gender: male
Gilpin, Richard, d.1594 - - 1 Gender: male
Gilpin, William Sawrey, 1761-1843 3 - - Titles or roles: landscape painter and landscape gardener
Gender: male
Gilson, James (Reverend), fl. 1728 - 1 - Gender: male
Gilson, Thomas, fl. 1648-1650 4 - - Gender: male
Ginanni, Francesco, 1716-1766 1 - - Titles or roles: Botanist, from Ravenna
Gender: male
Gioannetti, Andrea, 1722-1800 1 - - Titles or roles: Camaldolese Cardinal and Bishop of Bologna; anti-Napoleonic and reactionary priest
Gender: male
Gioeni d'Angiò, Giuseppe, 1743-1822 - - 1 Alternative names: Giuseppe Gioeni d'Angio; Giuseppe Gioeni
Titles or roles: Professor of natural history and botany, University of Catania
Gender: male
Giovio, Paolo, 1483-1552 - - 1 Alternative names: Jovius, Paulus; Iovius, Paulus; Jove, Paul; Paulus Giovius
Titles or roles: Italian physician, historian, biographer, and prelate
Gender: male
Giphanius, Obertus, 1534-1606 5 - - Alternative names: Giffen; Gifanius; Hubert von Giffen; Giphanius; van Giffen; Overtus Gifanus
Titles or roles: Jurist; University of Strasbourg, 1579; taught law at Altorf, 1583-90; converted to Cathollicism; in Prague, 1599-1604
Gender: male
Gipps, Richard (Sir), 1659-1708 2 - - Titles or roles: topographer; Master of the Revels
Gender: male
Girard de Charnacé, Hercule, 1588-1637 - 2 - Alternative names: Girard de Charnace, Hercule
Titles or roles: French ambassador in The Hague; colonel
Gender: male
Girault, fl. 1665 1 1 - Titles or roles: French courtier
Gender: male
Girdler, Thomas, fl. 1722-1734 8 1 - Gender: male
Girdlestone, John (Reverend), 1745-1821 1 - - Gender: male
Girgos, Benedictus, fl. 1573-1575 - 5 - Alternative names: Benoit Girgos
Titles or roles: Secretary to the Spanish King at the Roman Court
Gender: male
Girish (Mr), fl. 1650 1 - 4 Alternative names: Gierish; Geerish; Geerisch
Gender: male
Girling, John, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Gisbice, Paullus a, 1581-1607 1 - - Alternative names: Pavel z Jizbice
Titles or roles: Bohemian poet
Gender: male
Góis, Damião de, 1502-1574 - 1 - Alternative names: Goes, Damiano de; Damião de Góis
Titles or roles: Portuguese humanist; philosopher; secretary of the Portuguese factory, Antwerp, from 1523
Gender: male
Giseke, Paul Dietrich, 1745-1796 2 - - Titles or roles: professor of philosophy, Hamburg; librarian
Gender: male
Giselinus, Victor, 1543-1591 3 1 - Alternative names: Gislenius; Ghyselinck
Titles or roles: Humanist, physician, and philologist; studied medicine in Leuven, Paris, and Dole
Gender: male
Giuliari, Eriprando, 1728-1805 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit; from Verona; author of religious works.
Gender: male
Giullari, Bartolo, fl. 1780-1800 - 1 - Titles or roles: Patrician from Verona
Gender: male
Giustiniani, Girolamo, 1611-1655 - 1 - Alternative names: Justiniani, G.; Giustinian, Girolamo
Titles or roles: Venetian diplomat and ambassador
Gender: male
Giustiniano, Giulio, fl. 1669 2 - - Alternative names: Giulio Giustiniani
Titles or roles: Procurator of San Marco in Venice; antiquarian-owner of Greek manuscripts' library
Gender: male
Gizzio, Francesco, fl. 1657-1676 8 - - Titles or roles: Oratorian priest in Naples, playwright
Gender: male
Glanaeus, John, fl. 1642 1 - - Alternative names: Glanäus (possibly)
Gender: male
Glangerman, fl. 1654-1655 1 1 - Titles or roles: Swedish correspondent of Henry Oldenburg; in Bremen, 1655
Gender: male
Glanvile, Francis (Sir), fl. 1623 - 1 - Gender: male
Glanvill, Joseph, 1636-1680 15 13 - Titles or roles: Rector of the Abbey Church, Bath; elected F.R.S. 14 December 1664; philosopher
Gender: male
Glarges, Aegidius de, 1559-1641 - 1 - Alternative names: Aegidius de Glarges
Titles or roles: Curator of the University of Leiden, 1627–36; secretary of the Court of Holland
Gender: male
Glarges, Cornelis de Montigny de, 1599-1683 - 1 - Alternative names: Cornelis de Montigny de Glarges
Titles or roles: agent in Calais
Gender: male
Glasenapp, Joachim von, 1600-1667 - - 2 Alternative names: Erwachsene, Der (Pseudonym); Glasenapp, Joachimus a; Joachim von Glasenapp
Gender: male
Glaseor, William, fl. 1586 1 - - Alternative names: William Glasier
Titles or roles: Vice-Chamberlain of Chester
Gender: male
Glaser, Josias, fl. 1631-1634 10 1 - Alternative names: Glaser, Josua
Gender: male
Glass, Christian, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: Wife of prisoner in King's Bench (1681-84)
Gender: female
Glasse, George Henry (Reverend), 1761-1809 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Hanwell, 1785-1809
Gender: male
Glassius (Dr), fl. 1659-1660 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Henry Oldenburg
Gender: male
Glassius, Salomo, 1593-1656 - - 3 Alternative names: Salomon Glaß; Glass
Titles or roles: Lutheran Theologian
Gender: male
Glaswick, Chr., fl. 1672-1673 1 - - Gender: male
Glauber, Johann Rudolf, 1604-1670 1 - 38 Titles or roles: German chemist and alchemist
Gender: male
Glauburge, Joannes a, fl. 1578-1584 4 - - Alternative names: Johannes Glauberg; Joannes a Glauburge; John Glauburge
Gender: male
Glaum, Philipp, 1580-1650 - - 2 Alternative names: Glaumius
Titles or roles: Pedagogue
Gender: male
Glöckler, Johannes, 1596-1650 3 - - Alternative names: Glockler, Johannes
Gender: male
Gleane, Thomas (Sir), d.1708 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in the Fleet
Gender: male
Glebatius, J. C., fl. 1634 3 - - Gender: male
Gleditsch, Johann Friedrich, 1653-1716 2 - - Alternative names: Johann Friedrich Gleditse, senior
Titles or roles: bookseller, Leipzig; father of Johann Friedrich (junior) (1682-1711)
Gender: male
Gleditsch, Johann Friedrich, 1682-1711 2 - - Alternative names: Fredric Gleditsch, junior; Geditsch, Johann Friedrich II; Gleditsch, Fredie, le jeune
Titles or roles: publisher and bookseller, Leipzig
Gender: male
Gleichen, Carl Heinrich von, 1733-1807 - 2 - Alternative names: Carl Heinrich von Gleichen; Carl Heinrich, baron de Gleichen; Charles-Henri, baron de Gleichen
Titles or roles: German diplomat
Gender: male
Gleinig, Jerzy, fl. 1649-1658 - 1 3 Gender: male
Glemham, Anne (Lady), fl. 1636 1 - - Gender: female
Glemham, Henry (Sir), 1603-1670 2 - - Alternative names: Dr Henry Glemham; Glenham
Titles or roles: Dean of Bristol, 1662; bishop of St Asaph, 1667–69; brother of Sir Thomas Glemham (1595–1649), and son of Sir Henry Glemham (d. 1632)
Gender: male
Glemham, Henry (Sir) 1 - - Alternative names: Glenham
Gender: male
Glemham, Thomas (Sir), 1595-1649 4 - - Alternative names: Glenham
Titles or roles: royalist army officer; son of Sir Henry Glemham (d.1632) and Anne (née Sackville); husband of Katherine Vanlore, daughter of Sir Peter Vanlore the Elder (c. 1547-1627)
Gender: male
Glenie, James, 1750-1817 - - 1 Titles or roles: Scottish soldier; mathematician
Gender: male
Glen (Mr), fl. 1636 1 - - Titles or roles: member of the Cavendish household at Hardwick and Chatsworth, receiving half-yearly wages of £10 in 1636
Gender: male
Glinstra, Eelco van, 1608-1667 1 - - Gender: male
Glinstra, Epeus van, 1606-1677 10 - - Titles or roles: Deputy representative of Friesland to the States General
Gender: male
Glisson, Francis, 1599-1677 - - 3 Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Gölnitz, Georg Christoph von, fl. 1652 3 - - Alternative names: Göllnitz; Golnitz; Gölnitz, Georgius Christophorus von; Georgius Christophorus von Gölnitz
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Gloner, Samuel, 1598-1642 43 3 20 Alternative names: Glonerus, Samuel
Titles or roles: Teacher; Writer
Gender: male
Glorioso, Giovanni Camillo, 1572-1643 1 - - Alternative names: Gloriosi
Titles or roles: Mathematician, astronomer
Gender: male
Gloucester, prebendary of - 1 - Gender: male
Glover, Richard, fl. 1633 1 - - Gender: male
Glover, William (fl. before 1689/90) 1 - - Titles or roles: son of the widow of Anthony Sparrow (1612-85), bishop of Norwich
Gender: male
Gläser, Enoch, 1628-1668 - - 3 Alternative names: Enoch Glaser
Titles or roles: Jurist
Gender: male
Göltgens, Ricquinus, fl. 1658-1661 - - 3 Alternative names: Goltgens; Goeltgens
Titles or roles: Jesuit, Provincial of the Upper Rhine province
Gender: male
Glyd - - 1 Titles or roles: cousin to John Wallis, junior (1650-1717)
Gender: male
Glyde, John - - 1 Titles or roles: father-in-law of John Wallis; father of Susanna; of Northiam, Sussex
Gender: male
Glyde, Michael - - 2 Titles or roles: lawyer
Gender: male
Glyde (Mr), fl. 1699 - 1 2 Gender: male
Glynne, John (Sir), 1603-1666 - 2 1 Alternative names: Recorder Glynne
Titles or roles: judge; politician; recorder of London; Lord Chief Justice of the Upper Bench
Gender: male
Glynne, William, 1638-1690 1 - - Titles or roles: M.P.; of Bicester, Oxon. and Hawarden, Flints.; High Sheriff of Oxfordshire, 1688
Gender: male
Glyn, Richard (Sir), 1755-1838 - 1 - Alternative names: Right Hon. Lord Mayor
Titles or roles: banker; Lord Mayor of London, 1798
Gender: male
Gmelin, Wilhelm, 1573-1635 3 - - Gender: male
G., M., fl. until 1755 1 - - Alternative names: M. G.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Dr Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755)
Gender: male
Génébrard, Gilbert, 1535-1597 - 2 - Alternative names: Genebrard
Titles or roles: French Benedictine exegete and Orientalis
Gender: male
Génébrard, Gilbert, 1537-1597 - 2 - Alternative names: Gilbert Genebrard
Titles or roles: Benedictine; professor of Hebrew, Paris; archbishop of Aix
Gender: male
Günthelberg (fl. 1655) - - 4 Alternative names: Gunthelberg; Hintelberg
Titles or roles: German inventor, mechanician in London, created a parabola which impressed Hartlib and Rasch
Gender: male
Günz, Justus Gottfried, 1714-1754 1 - - Alternative names: Günz, Justin Godofred; Gunz
Titles or roles: professor of physiology, Leipzig
Gender: male
Goade, Thomas (Dr), 1576-1638 8 - - Alternative names: Goad, Thomas
Titles or roles: theologian
Gender: male
Goad, Francis, fl. 1593 1 1 - Titles or roles: 'a Christian Captain'; part of the Earl of Essex's wider circle
Gender: male
Goad, John, 1616-1689 164 - 1 Titles or roles: headmaster; meteorologist; headmaster of Merchant Taylors' School
Gender: male
Goad, Matthew, 1575-1638 1 - - Titles or roles: of Grays Inn
Gender: male
Gobat, George, 1600-1679 1 - - Titles or roles: French Jesuit theologian
Gender: male
Gobelius, Severinus, fl. 1581 - 1 - Titles or roles: Physician of the Duke of Prussia
Gender: male
Gobert, Thomas, fl. 1646-1657 12 2 - Titles or roles: French priest; composer
Gender: male
Gockel, Balthasar, 1581-1656 26 - 24 Alternative names: Gockelius, Balthasar; Gockelius, Balthasarus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Gockinga, H., fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: unknown
Goclenius, Conrad, 1499-1539 1 - - Alternative names: Conrad Gockelen
Titles or roles: Scholar and humanist; teacher at the Collegium Trilingue, Leuven; friend of Erasmus
Gender: male
Goclenius, Rudolph, 1547-1628 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics
Gender: male
Godard, Arthus, fl. 1636 - 1 - Gender: male
Godard, Luigi, fl. 1770-1790 - 1 - Titles or roles: Keeper of the Aracadia, Rome
Gender: male
Godbold, William (Sir), fl. 1673-1674 3 2 - Gender: male
Goddaeus, Conradus, 1612-1658 1 2 - Alternative names: Jael, Curtius; Goddaeus, Konrad
Titles or roles: Preacher, in Faassen; writer
Gender: male
Goddaeus, Johannes Heinrich, 1610-1680 1 - - Alternative names: Gaeddaeus; Goedaeus; Goeddaeus
Gender: male
Goddard, Jonathan, 1617-1675 1 1 3 Alternative names: Gaddart; Gaddartius; Gaddard
Gender: male
Goddi, Ludovico, fl. 1580-1585 - 1 - Gender: male
Godefridus, fl. 1617 1 - - Titles or roles: physician in Antwerp; Writing from Antwerp to Jacobus Colius the younger (Ortelianus), 1617
Gender: male
Godefroy, Jacques, 1587-1652 - 5 - Titles or roles: Professor of law, Strasbourg and Heidelberg
Gender: male
Godefroy, Theodore, fl. 1624-1625 - 4 - Gender: male
Godemann, brother of Caspar (fl. 1636-40) - - 3 Gender: male
Godemann, Caspar (fl. 1631-43) 2 5 77 Alternative names: Goodman, Caspar; Godeman, Caspar; Godemann, Casper; Gutmann; Gudemann
Gender: male
Godemann, Jacob, d.1629 - - 2 Titles or roles: Swedish privy counsellor in Elbing
Gender: male
Godemann, sister of Caspar (fl. 1631) - - 1 Titles or roles: Resident in Prussia, 1631
Gender: female
Godemann, wife of Caspar (fl. 1633) - - 1 Gender: female
Gode, Philip, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Godfrey, Daniel, fl. 1679 1 - - Titles or roles: Lay impropriator, Nettlebed, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Godfrey, Richard, 1728-1795 1 - - Titles or roles: draughtsman and printmaker
Gender: male
Godfrey, Richard, fl. 1672 1 - - Gender: male
Godin, Johannes, b.1654, fl. 1678-1717 - 2 - Titles or roles: Member of the Council of Middelburg; burgomaster of Middelburg, 1680-83
Gender: male
Godinus, John, fl. until 1712 - 1 - Titles or roles: head of the Senate of Zeeland
Gender: male
Godmond, S. F. (Reverend), fl. 1816 1 - - Gender: male
Godmond, S. J. (Reverend), fl. 1809 - 1 - Gender: male
Godofredus, J., fl. 1616-1618 - 2 - Alternative names: Godofred, J.
Gender: male
Godolphin, Charles (Sir), 1650-1720 1 - - Titles or roles: elder brother to Sidney, earl of Godolphin; barrister; M.P.; commissioner of the customs
Gender: male
Godolphin, Francis, 1678-1766 2 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Godolphin; politician; officer of the royal household
Gender: male
Godolphin, Francis (Sir), 1605-1667 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; M.P. for Helston; High Sheriff of Cornwall, 1638; dedicatee of Hobbes's 'Leviathan'
Gender: male
Godolphin, Sidney, 1645-1712 1 1 4 Titles or roles: first earl of Godolphin; politician
Gender: male
Godolphin, William (Sir), fl. 1617 - - 1 Gender: male
Godsalve, W., fl. 1603 1 - - Gender: male
Godwin, Francis, 1562-1633 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of Hereford; historian
Gender: male
Godwin, Thomas, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 6 - - Titles or roles: philosopher; novelist
Gender: male
Godwyn, Morgan, 1640-1709 1 - - Alternative names: Godwin
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; missionary; minister in Virginia
Gender: male
Godwyn, Thomas (fl. before 1689/90) 1 - - Gender: male
Godwyn, Thomas (Reverend), fl. 1681 1 - - Gender: male
Goes, Willem, 1613-1688 4 1 2 Titles or roles: Brother-in-law of Nicholas Heinsius
Gender: male
Goethals, Frans, 1549-1616 1 - - Alternative names: Goethals, Frans; Goethals, François; Goedthals, François; Goethals, Frans; Goethalsus, F.
Gender: male
Goethals, Johannes, 1610-1673 2 1 - Titles or roles: Minister in Delft and in the army
Gender: male
Goethem, J.C.K., fl. 1644 1 - - Alternative names: Goethem, J.C.K. van
Gender: male
Goetz, Gottfried Christian, 1667-1728 3 2 - Alternative names: Goetz, G. E.
Gender: male
Goffe, Stephen, 1605-1681 46 15 1 Alternative names: Gough, Stephen; Goffius, Stephen; Goffius, Stephan; Goffe, Stephanus
Titles or roles: Roman Catholic priest; royalist agent
Gender: male
Goffe, Thomas, 1591-1629 1 1 - Alternative names: Gough, Thomas; Goffe
Titles or roles: Church Council of St Stephen's in London
Gender: male
Gofton, William, fl. 1727 1 - - Gender: male
Goidtsenhoven van Haecht, Laurens van, 1527-1603 1 - - Alternative names: Van Haecht, Laurens; Laurentius Haechtanus Goidtsenhovius; Laurens van Goidtsenhoven van Haecht; Laureis van Haecht Goidtsenhoven; Godsenhoven, Laurent van; Laureis van Gotsenhoven
Titles or roles: Flemish poet and engraver
Gender: male
Goldast, Melchior, 1576-1635 1 25 1 Alternative names: Melchior Goldast ab Haiminsfeld; Haiminsfeldius
Titles or roles: Swiss writer; studied at Altorf; settled in Frankfurt, 1606
Gender: male
Goldman, Nicolaus, b.1613 2 - - Titles or roles: jurist
Gender: male
Goldman, Peter, fl. until 1629 1 - - Gender: male
Goldman, P., fl. 1613-1620 7 4 - Gender: male
Goldwyer, William, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Golini, fl. 1770-1778 - 2 - Gender: male
Golsey, Henry, fl. 1697 1 - - Alternative names: Golsey, Henricus; Gossey, Henricus
Titles or roles: rector of Oaksey, Wiltshire
Gender: male
Golstijn, Sophya van, fl. 1644 1 - - Alternative names: Sophia Golsteyn; Bure
Titles or roles: Wife of Bure
Gender: female
Goltsch, Zacchaeo, fl. 1603 - 1 - Gender: male
Goltzius, [Henri], fl. 1586 - 1 - Titles or roles: Printmaker in Harlem
Gender: male
Goltzius, Hubert, 1526-1583 5 1 - Alternative names: Hubertus Goltzius; Hubert Goltz
Titles or roles: Painter, engraver, and printer from the Southern Netherlands
Gender: male
Gomaer, François, 1563-1641 61 35 4 Alternative names: Gomarus, Franciscus; Gomarus, Franz; Gomarus, T.; Gomarus, J.; Gomarius, J.; Gomaer, Francois
Titles or roles: Professor of theology, Leiden, 1594; preacher, Middelburg, 1611; professor of theology, Saumur, 1614; professor of theology and Hebrew, Groningen, 1618–41
Gender: male
Gombaud, Antoine, d.1607, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: Chevalier de Méré
Titles or roles: French writer; amateur mathematician
Gender: male
Gomme, Bernard de, 1620-1685 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Dutch military engineer; step-father of Hadrian Beverland
Gender: male
Gomme, James, d.1825 54 - - Gender: male
Gompié, fl. 1651 - 1 - Alternative names: Gompie
Gender: unknown
Gonçales, Salvador, fl. 1581 - 1 - Alternative names: Goncales, Salvador
Gender: male
Gondy, Jean-François de, 1584-1654 - 1 - Alternative names: Jean-François de Gondi; Gondy, Jean-Francois de
Titles or roles: first archbishop of Paris, 1622-1654
Gender: male
Gonzaga, Carlo III., 1629-1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua
Gender: male
Gonzaga di Castiglione, Ferdinando I., d.1614, fl. 1675 20 12 - Gender: male
Gonzaga, Eleonora, 1598-1655 - 2 - Alternative names: Empress Consort Eleonore; Eleonore of Mantua
Titles or roles: wife of Ferdinand II
Gender: female
Gonzaga, Ferdinando, 1587-1626 - 3 - Alternative names: Cardinal Gonzaga
Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua and Duke of Montferrat, from 1612
Gender: male
Gonzaga, Ferdinando Giovanni di, fl. 1661-1663 3 - - Gender: male
Gonzaga, Francesco, 1586-1612 - 7 - Alternative names: Francesco IV Gonzaga
Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua
Gender: male
Gonzaga, Gianfrancesco II, 1646-1703 1 - - Titles or roles: Duke of Sabioneta
Gender: male
Gonzaga, Marie Luise, 1611-1667 - 1 1 Alternative names: Ludwika Maria; Louise; Luisa
Titles or roles: Queen of Poland
Gender: male
Gonzaga, Vincenzo I, 1562-1612 8 20 - Alternative names: Vincenzo Gonzaga I, Duke of Mantua; Vincent I
Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua; son of Guglielmo X Gonzaga and Eleanor of Austria
Gender: male
Gonzales Gante, Diego, fl. 1572 - 3 - Alternative names: Diego Goncales Gante
Titles or roles: 'Commis' and general administrator
Gender: male
Goodall, Charles (Dr), 1642-1712 9 2 1 Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Goodenough, Samuel, 1743-1827 3 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Carlisle; botanist
Gender: male
Goodin, fl. 1634-1636 - - 2 Gender: male
Goodman, Gabriel, 1528-1601 - - 2 Titles or roles: Dean of Westminster
Gender: male
Goodman, J., fl. 1720 1 - - Gender: male
Goodman, John (Dr), b.1639 3 - - Titles or roles: rector of Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Gender: male
Goodrick, fl. 1783 - - 1 Titles or roles: Astronomer; based in York
Gender: male
Good, Robert, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Goodwin, Arthur, fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Goodwin, Charles (Reverend) 1 - - Titles or roles: curate, Ewhurst, Sussex, 1815
Gender: male
Goodwin, Edward, fl. 1669 1 - - Titles or roles: father of Edward Goodwin
Gender: male
Goodwin, fl. 1669 - 1 - Gender: male
Goodwin, Francis, fl. 1693 1 - - Gender: male
Goodwin, Thomas, 1600-1680 - - 1 Titles or roles: English Puritan theologian and preacher
Gender: male
Goodwin, Timothy (Dr), d.1729 1 - - Titles or roles: chaplain to Bishop Stillingfleet; M.A. 1696
Gender: male
Goodwyn, Thomas, fl. 1643-1644 - 1 - Gender: male
Goodyer, Hugh (mentioned 1616) - - 1 Gender: male
Gool, Jacob van, 1596-1667 21 33 36 Alternative names: Golius, Jacobus; Golio, Iacobo; Goolius; James; John; Jacob; Jakob; Jacques
Titles or roles: Professor of Arabic and mathematics at Leiden; orientalist
Gender: male
Gool, Pieter van, 1597-1676 1 4 1 Alternative names: Golius, Petrus; Sainte Liduine, Célestin de; Sancta Liduina, Celestinus a; Goolius
Titles or roles: Discalced Carmelite
Gender: male
Goor, Arnold van, fl. 1607-1638 1 - - Alternative names: Arnoldus
Titles or roles: professor of philosophy
Gender: male
Goorle, Abraham van, 1549-1608 1 - - Alternative names: Abraham van Goorle; Gorlaeus
Titles or roles: Flemish antiquary
Gender: male
Gorajski, Zbigniew, 1596-1655 2 4 9 Alternative names: Zbigniew de Goray
Titles or roles: Castellan of Chełm [Chelm], 1641
Gender: male
Gordon, Alexander, 1516-1575 1 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Galloway
Gender: male
Gordon, Geertruyd, 1649-1728 - 2 - Alternative names: Geertruid; Geertruit; de Graeuw; de Grauw
Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: female
Gordon, George, 1562-1636 - - 2 Alternative names: Earl of Huntly
Titles or roles: first Marquis of Huntly
Gender: male
Gordon, George, fl. 1703-1704 1 - - Gender: male
Gordon, George (Reverend), 1763-1845 2 - - Gender: male
Gordon, James, d.1649 1 - 1 Titles or roles: second Viscount Aboyne; royalist nobleman; second son of George Gordon, second marquess of Huntly (d. 1649)
Gender: male
Gordon, J., fl. 1725 1 - - Alternative names: J. (or T.) Gordon; Gurden
Titles or roles: writing from Charleston, South Carolina
Gender: male
Gordon, John, 1544-1619 2 - - Titles or roles: dean of Salisbury
Gender: male
Gordon, John Clement, 1644-1726 1 - - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal bishop of Galloway and Roman Catholic convert
Gender: male
Gordon, John, fl. 1706 1 - - Gender: male
Gordon, John (Reverend), 1724-1793 22 2 - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Lincoln
Gender: male
Gordon, Patrick, fl. 1691 1 - - Gender: male
Gordon, Patrick, fl. 1599 1 - - Titles or roles: correspondent of Tycho Brahe
Gender: male
Gordon, Patrick (Reverend), fl. 1702-1721 9 1 - Gender: male
Gordon, Robert, 1703-1779 69 50 - Alternative names: Gordoun, Robert
Titles or roles: non-juror; in 1741 became the last English nonjuring bishop of the regular succession
Gender: male
Gordoun (Reverend), fl. 1727-1729 - 2 - Gender: male
Gore, Anna, 1642-1675 - 1 - Alternative names: sister of Thomas Gore (1632-1684); married John Scrope of Castle Combe on 14 February 1662
Gender: female
Gorecomt, Jean van, fl. 1694 - 1 - Alternative names: van Gorecomt, Jean
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Gore, Mary, fl. until 1812 1 - - Gender: female
Gore, Thomas, 1632-1684 27 2 - Titles or roles: writer on heraldry
Gender: male
Gore, William, fl. 1638 - 1 - Gender: male
Gorgas (Captain), fl. 1661 - - 1 Alternative names: Colonello Gorgas; Obrist Gorgas
Gender: male
Gorges, Prospero (Signore), fl. 1611 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian jeweller
Gender: male
Gorgis, Robert (fl. before 1695) 1 - - Gender: male
Gorham, George Cornelius, 1787-1857 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Gori, Antonio Francesco, 1691-1757 76 - - Titles or roles: Florentine antiquarian; provost of the Baptistery of San Giovanni from 1746
Gender: male
Gori, Benedetto, fl. 1680-1707 - 1 - Titles or roles: Florentine lawyer
Gender: male
Gorinchem, magistrate of, fl. 1618 1 - - Alternative names: magistrate of Gorinchem
Gender: male
Goring, George, 1585-1663 1 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Norwich; courtier and diplomat
Gender: male
Goring, George (Lord General), 1608-1657 - 17 - Alternative names: Lord Goring
Titles or roles: royalist army officer
Gender: male
Goris, Lambertus, d.1651 5 2 - Titles or roles: Syndic of Nijmegen
Gender: male
Gorman, John, fl. 1722 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Gornia, Giovanni Battista, fl. 1669-1672 3 3 - Gender: male
Goropius, Joannes, 1518-1572 - - 1 Alternative names: Becanus, Joannes Goropius; Gorp, Jan Gerart van; Bécan, Jean
Titles or roles: Physician; Philologist; Humanist; Linguist
Gender: male
Gorzicki, Boguslaus, fl. 1640 - - 2 Alternative names: Gorziski
Gender: male
Gorzicki, Christianus, fl. 1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Gorziski
Gender: male
Gorzicki, J., fl. 1640 - 1 1 Alternative names: Gorziski
Gender: male
Głoskowski, Maciej (1590?-1658) - - 5 Alternative names: Gloskovius; Matthias; Gloskovski
Gender: male
Gosky, Martin, 1586-1656 6 - 98 Alternative names: Gosky, Martinus; Goskius, Martinus; Gosch, Martin; Gosche, Martin
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Goslinga, Johan van, d.1688 1 - - Alternative names: Johan van Goslinga
Titles or roles: Member of the Deputy States of Frisia; vroedsman of Franeker
Gender: male
Goslinga, Sicco van, 1664-1731 5 7 - Alternative names: Sicco van Goslinga
Titles or roles: Diplomat
Gender: male
Gosling, Charles, fl. 1609 - 1 - Alternative names: one of Bess of Hardwick's servants at South Wingfield Manor; of Derbyshire or Nottinghamshire
Gender: male
Gosnell (Mr), fl. 1704 - 1 - Titles or roles: surveyor
Gender: male
Gosnold, Robert, 1611-1656 2 - - Titles or roles: married (1632) Dorothy (1615-73), daughter of John Jegon, bishop of Norwich
Gender: male
Gosson, Robert, fl. 1665 1 - - Titles or roles: Binfield, Berkshire [now Oxfordshire]; correspondent of Ashmole.
Gender: male
Gostling, fl. 1712 - 1 - Gender: male
Gostling, Isaac (Reverend), fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Gostling, John (Reverend), 1650-1733 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; singer; father of William Gostling (1696-1777), antiquary and topographer
Gender: male
Gostling, William, 1696-1777 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and topographer; son of John Gostling (d. 1733), Church of England clergyman and singer, and Dorothy Wyborne
Gender: male
Gostomsky, Sigismondus Ferdinandus, fl. 1635 1 - - Gender: male
Goswinus, fl. 1609 - - 1 Titles or roles: young scholar
Gender: male
Gothofredus, Jacobus, 1587-1652 3 3 2 Alternative names: Jacques Godefroy
Titles or roles: Genevan senator
Gender: male
Gothofredus (mentioned 1601) - - 1 Gender: male
Gotsleb, Johann Bernhard, fl. 1633 1 - - Alternative names: Gotsleb, Johannes Bernhardus
Titles or roles: Herborn, Synod of
Gender: male
Gott, ?, 1698-1760 1 - - Titles or roles: ?brother of Johann Jacob Mascou (1689-1761)
Gender: male
Gottignies, Gilles-François de, 1630-1689 7 - - Alternative names: Gilles-François Gottignies
Titles or roles: Belgian Jesuit, mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Gott, Samuel, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Gouault, Jean, fl. 1580 1 - - Alternative names: Jehan Gouault
Titles or roles: Paper-maker, Troyes; in regular contact with Christophe Plantin
Gender: male
Gouaut, Jean, fl. 1576-1589 - 1 - Alternative names: Jean Gouault
Titles or roles: Paperer in Troyes
Gender: male
Gouda, magistrate of, fl. 1619 1 - - Alternative names: magistrate of Gouda
Gender: male
Goudanus, Adrian Francis, fl. 1572 1 - - Gender: male
Goudée, Julien, fl. 1643-1647 1 - - Alternative names: Goudee
Titles or roles: Minim friar; corrector (in 1643) of the Minims at Sillé-le-Guillaume
Gender: male
Gouffier, Artus, 1627-1696 3 3 1 Alternative names: Gouffier de Roanez, Artus
Titles or roles: duc de Roanez
Gender: male
Gouge, Thomas, 1665-1700 - 2 - Titles or roles: Independent minister; pastor of the English church in Amsterdam, and Three Cranes, London; Merchants' lecturer at Pinners' Hall, London
Gender: male
Gough, Anne (Mrs), fl. 1773-1791 1 5 - Titles or roles: wife of Richard Gough (1735-1809)
Gender: female
Gough, Elizabeth (Mrs), d.1774 - 23 - Titles or roles: mother of Richard Gough (1735-1809)
Gender: female
Gough, Richard, 1735-1809 458 1052 - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Gough, Strickland, 1671-1752 1 - - Titles or roles: religious controversialist; of Merton College, Oxford; dissenting minister in Bristol
Gender: male
Gough, Walter, fl. 1702 1 - - Gender: male
Gouland, Richard, fl. 1631 2 - - Gender: male
Goulart, Simon, 1543-1628 17 8 1 Alternative names: Goulsart; Goulard; Golardus; Goulartius; Goulart the elder; Goulart, père
Titles or roles: French Reformed theologian, humanist and poet
Gender: male
Goulart, Simon, 1576-1619 2 - - Alternative names: Simon Goulart fils; Goulsart; Goulard; Golardus; Goulartius; Goulart the younger
Titles or roles: oldest son of Simon Goulart (1543-1628); matric. Leiden, 4 January 1594; minster, Amsterdam
Gender: male
Gould, B., fl. 1793 1 - - Gender: male
Gould, William, fl. 1669 - 2 - Gender: male
Goulston, H. 1 - - Gender: male
Goulston, Josephus (Dr), 1619-1669 1 - - Alternative names: Goulston, Joseph (Dr); Gulson
Titles or roles: prebendary of Winchester; D.D.
Gender: male
Goulston, Margaret (Mrs), 1678-1723 4 - - Titles or roles: wife of Richard Goulson (1669-1731); daughter of Francis Turner (bishop of Ely); niece of Thomas Turner
Gender: female
Goulston, Richard, 1669-1731 20 - - Titles or roles: M.P. for Hertford; lawyer; married to Margaret (1678-1723), daughter of Francis Turner (bishop of Ely), niece of Thomas Turner
Gender: male
Gourdan, Pierre de, fl. 1674 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Avignon
Gender: male
Gourjault, Charles, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: Gourgeault
Titles or roles: marquis de Venours; French Huguenot
Gender: male
Gournay, Henri de, fl. 1622-1634 - 2 - Titles or roles: Comte de Marcheville; French ambassador to the Ottoman Empire (1631)
Gender: male
Gousset, Jacques, 1635-1704 2 1 - Alternative names: Gussetius, Jacobus
Titles or roles: French Protestant theologian and philologist
Gender: male
Gouth, R., fl. 1758-1769 - 1 - Gender: male
Govaerts, Joannes, fl. 1668-1669 2 1 - Titles or roles: superior of the Oratory in Mechelen
Gender: male
Govaertszoon, Claes, fl. 1594 1 - - Alternative names: Claes Govaertsz.
Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius from Middelburg in 1594.
Gender: male
Gowan, P., fl. 1721 1 - - Gender: male
Gowan, T. 1 - - Gender: male
Gower (Dr) 1 - - Gender: male
Gower, Edward, fl. 1698 2 - - Gender: male
Gower, Foote (Dr), 1725-1780 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary
Gender: male
Gower, Humphrey, 1638-1711 24 - - Alternative names: Gower, Humfrey
Titles or roles: Master of St John's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Gower, J., 1725-1780 4 - - Gender: male
Gower, Thomas (Sir), 1604-1672 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; second baronet; sheriff of Yorkshire; M.P. for Malton
Gender: male
Goyer, Jacob de, 1651-1689 1 14 - Alternative names: Jacob de Goyer; Jacobus de Goyer
Titles or roles: Doctorate in Law Utrecht University, 1672
Gender: male
Goyerus, Jacobus, fl. 1679-1689 - 5 - Gender: male
Goüy, Jacques de, fl. 1640-1650 1 - - Alternative names: Gouy
Titles or roles: composer; canon of Embrun Cathedral
Gender: male
G., P., fl. 1711-1712 1 - - Alternative names: P. G.
Titles or roles: Of Jesus College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Graaf, Abraham, 1635-1717 5 6 - Alternative names: Graef
Titles or roles: Amsterdam mathematician
Gender: male
Graaf, Jan, 1673-1697 16 3 - Titles or roles: Dutch mathematician
Gender: male
Graaflandius, Joannus, fl. 1715 - 2 - Alternative names: Graaflandius, Janus; Graeflandius, Jarus
Gender: male
Graan, Johannes, b.1611 1 - - Alternative names: Graan, Johan; Gran
Titles or roles: Law student from Sweden at Leiden
Gender: male
Graba, Johann Andreas, d.1669 - - 2 Titles or roles: Physician in Erfurt and Mühlhausen
Gender: male
Grabe, John Ernest, 1666-1711 6 1 2 Alternative names: Johan Ernest Grabe
Titles or roles: Divine; patristic and biblical scholar
Gender: male
Grace, Sheffield, 1788-1850 - 3 - Titles or roles: historian
Gender: male
Gracuta, fl. 1657 - - 1 Gender: male
Gradius, Stephanus, 1613-1683 2 - - Alternative names: Grade, Stephanus; Gradi, Stefano; Gradi, Etienne; Gradio, Stephanus [Jöcher]; Gradić; , Stjepan
Gender: male
Gradwellanus (Cardinal Archbishop), fl. 1569 - - 1 Gender: male
Graef, A., fl. 1687 - 1 - Gender: male
Graeff, Cornelis de, 1599-1664 - 3 1 Alternative names: Cornelis de Graef; Cornelis de Graeff van (Zuid-)Polsbroek
Titles or roles: mayor of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Graeff, Jacob Dircksz de, 1569-1638 - 1 - Alternative names: Jacob de Graeff
Titles or roles: Burgomaster, Amsterdam; Lord of Zuid-Polsbroek
Gender: male
Graeswinkel 1 - - Gender: male
Graffigny, Françoise de (Mme), 1695-1758 2483 16 - Alternative names: Madame de Graffigny; Françoise de Graffigny; née d'Issembourg Du Buisson d'Happoncourt
Titles or roles: French writer
Gender: female
Graf, Johann, 1595-1644 1 - - Alternative names: Grav, Johann; Grave, Johann; Gravius, Johannes; Graff
Gender: male
Grahame, William, 1656-1713 1 - - Titles or roles: dean of Carlisle
Gender: male
Graham, George, 1673-1751 1 - 1 Titles or roles: clockmaker; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Graham, John, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Graham, Richard, 1648-1695 4 1 - Titles or roles: first Viscount Preston; ambassador in Paris and Jacobite conspirator
Gender: male
Graham, Richard, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Gramann, Johannes Hartmann, 1639-1688, fl. 1668 1 1 - Titles or roles: Physician from Russia
Gender: male
Grammendorff, Christoph, fl. 1638 - 1 - Alternative names: Grammendorf
Titles or roles: Pharmacist; in Warsaw, 1637; thereafter in Vienna, Berlin, Livonia, and Danzig
Gender: male
Grammendorff, Lorenz, fl. 1634-1650 4 3 1 Alternative names: Grammendorf; Grammendorff, Laurentius
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Grammer, Andreas, 1539-1612 - - 1 Titles or roles: Abbot
Gender: male
Grammer, Johann Jacob, fl. 1652 1 - - Alternative names: Grammerus, Johan-Jacobus; Grammerus, Johannes Jacobus
Gender: male
Gramont, Antoine, 1604-1678 - 6 - Alternative names: Antoine III de Gramont
Titles or roles: Agénor de Gramont, duc de Gramont, comte de Guiche, comte de Gramont, comte de Louvigny, Souverain de Bidache; French soldier; diplomat; Marshal of France. from 1641; Viceroy of Navarre and Béarn; Governor of Bayonne
Gender: male
Gramont-Chivré, Françoise Marguerite, d.1689 - 1 - Alternative names: Françoise Marguerite du Plessis de Chivré; Francoise Marguerite du Plessis de Chivré; Gramont-Chivre, Francoise Marguerite
Titles or roles: wife of Antoine III de Gramont (1604-78)
Gender: female
Gramont, Guy Armand de, 1637-1673 2 - - Titles or roles: Count of Guiche; French nobleman; adventurer; playboy
Gender: male
Grandami, Jacques, 1588-1672 3 - 3 Titles or roles: French Jesuit interested in astronomy
Gender: male
Grandamy, Jacques, 1588-1672 1 1 - Alternative names: Grandami; Grandamicos
Titles or roles: French physician and astronomer
Gender: male
Grandi, Jacopo, fl. 1676 1 1 - Gender: male
Grandorge, Christopher, b.1642 2 - - Titles or roles: leaseholder, of Skipton in Craven
Gender: male
Grandorge, J., fl. 1702-1703 1 - - Gender: male
Grandorge, John, 1670-1725 2 - - Titles or roles: prebendary of Canterbury, 1713
Gender: male
Granger, James (Reverend), 1723-1776 11 - - Titles or roles: print collector; biographer; rector of Shiplake
Gender: male
Granger, Thomas, fl. 1726 1 - - Gender: male
Granger, Thomas, fl. 1722-1728 12 - - Gender: male
Grant, Charles, 1749-1818 - - 1 Titles or roles: vicomte de Vaux
Gender: male
Granvelle, Antoine Perrenot de, 1517-1586 2 55 - Titles or roles: Cardinal de Granvelle; Comte de La Baume Saint Amour; statesman and politician
Gender: male
Granville, Denis (Dr), 1637-1703 18 - - Alternative names: Grenville, Denis
Titles or roles: dean of Durham and nonjuring Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Granville, George, 1666-1735 1 - - Titles or roles: Baron Lansdowne and Jacobite duke of Albemarle; politician and writer
Gender: male
Grapheus, Alexandre, 1519-1585 5 3 - Alternative names: Grapheus, Alexander; Graphaeus
Titles or roles: Humanist; town clerk of Antwerp; son of Cornelius Grapheus; fled to Germany, c.1572; helped Plantin financially
Gender: male
Grasser, Johann Jacob, fl. 1626-1655 - 1 - Alternative names: Clergy in St Biel
Titles or roles: Pastor in St Biel
Gender: male
Grasserus - - 1 Gender: male
Grassi, Orazio, 1583-1654 1 1 - Alternative names: Horatius Grassius Saonensis; Lotharius Sarsius Sigensanus; Lotario Sarsi Sigensano
Titles or roles: Jesuit (from 1600); mathematician; astronomer; architect
Gender: male
Grassis, Petrus de, fl. 1596 1 - - Alternative names: Grassis, Pedro de
Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius from Rome, 1596; Friend of Lheureux
Gender: male
Grass, Otto (Dean), fl. 1711 1 - - Alternative names: Dean Otto Grass
Gender: male
Graswinckel, Theodor, 1600-1666 48 27 4 Alternative names: Graswinckel, Dirk; Graswijnckel, Dirck; Graswinckel, Theodorus; Graswinkelius, Theodorus Johannes; Graswinckel, Theodoricus; Theodorus Johannes Graswinckel
Titles or roles: Dutch lawyer; jurist; clerk of the Staten-Generaal; writer
Gender: male
Graswinkel, Johannes, fl. 1618 9 - - Gender: male
Gratz, Jacobus, d.1700 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Prague
Gender: male
Grau, Abraham de, 1632-1683 - - 2 Alternative names: Gravius
Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics and natural philosophy at Franeker from 1659
Gender: male
Grauim - - 1 Gender: male
Graunn, Carl Heinrich, 1704-1759 - - 1 Titles or roles: German composer of Italian operas; tenor singer; chapel master for Frederick II of Prussia; great-great-great-grand-uncle of Vladimir Nabokov
Gender: male
Grave, Henri De, 1536-1591 - 5 - Alternative names: Gravius, Henri; Grave, Henri Van
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology
Gender: male
Gravella, a (Dr), fl. 1566 - - 1 Alternative names: a Gravella
Titles or roles: in Augsburg, 1566
Gender: male
Gravenegg, Joachim von 4 1 3 Titles or roles: Abbot of Fulda in 1644-1671
Gender: male
Graverol, Jean, 1647-1718 2 - - Titles or roles: pastor, Lyon
Gender: male
Graves, Morgan, 1709-1770 3 - - Titles or roles: barrister; son of Richard Graves (1677-1729); brother of Richard Graves (1715-1804)
Gender: male
Graves (Mr) - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned in letter of 1747
Gender: male
Graves, Richard, 1715-1804 3 - - Titles or roles: writer and translator; poet; son of Richard Graves (1677–1729); brother of Morgan Graves
Gender: male
Graves, Richard, 1677-1729 43 1 2 Titles or roles: antiquary; father of Morgan Graves and Richard Graves
Gender: male
Gravis (Mr), fl. 1752 - - 1 Gender: male
Gravius, Christianus, b.1614 2 - - Gender: male
Gravius, Daniel, 1616-1681 2 1 - Titles or roles: Dutch missionary
Gender: male
Gravius, Johannes, fl. 1574 - 2 - Alternative names: Joh. Gravius
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Gravius, John, fl. 1683 - 1 - Gender: male
Gravius (Mr), fl. 1646 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Thomas Bartholin and Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Gravius, Theodoricus, 1600-1661 - - 4 Alternative names: Graves; Graw
Gender: male
Gravius, Theodorus, fl. 1626-1630 - 2 - Gender: male
Gray, Charles, 1696-1782 6 - - Titles or roles: lawyer; politician; antiquary; of Colchester, Essex
Gender: male
Gray, Dorothy (Mrs), 1685-1753 - 12 5 Titles or roles: Mother of Thomas Gray (1716–1771)
Gender: female
Gray, James, fl. 1721 1 - - Titles or roles: M.A., Glasgow University
Gender: male
Gray, J. (Mr), fl. 1690-1698 - 7 - Gender: male
Gray, Patrick, 1550-1612 - 1 - Titles or roles: Master of Gray; sixth Lord Gray
Gender: male
Gray, Philip, 1676-1741 - 5 1 Titles or roles: Father of Thomas Gray (1716–1741)
Gender: male
Gray, Robert (Dr), fl. 1721-1724 5 1 - Gender: male
Gray, Robert, fl. 1693-1711 2 - - Titles or roles: M.D.
Gender: male
Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771 534 117 - Titles or roles: Poet; Literary Scholar
Gender: male
Greame, James, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Greathead, Edward (fl. 1696), 1668-1741 2 - - Alternative names: Greathed
Titles or roles: physician in Horncastle, Lincolnshire
Gender: male
Greatorex, Ralph, 1625-1675 - 1 - Titles or roles: Maker of scientific instruments
Gender: male
Greatrakes, Valentine, 1629-1682 1 - 1 Alternative names: Greatrakes, Valentin; The Stroker
Titles or roles: Irish faith healer
Gender: male
Greaves, John, 1602-1652 2 - 8 Alternative names: Greavius, Ioannes
Titles or roles: astronomer; orientalist
Gender: male
Greaves, Thomas, 1611-1676 2 2 2 Titles or roles: oriental scholar; D.D.
Gender: male
Greaves, W. (Reverend), b.1753 1 - - Gender: male
Grebner, Paul (fl. 1562-87) - - 3 Alternative names: Grebnerus, Paulus
Gender: male
Green (Archdeacon), fl. 1713 - 1 - Gender: male
Greene, Charles, fl. 1738 1 - - Titles or roles: employee at the Herald's Office
Gender: male
Greene (fl. 1647) - - 1 Titles or roles: A London acquaintance of Hartlib and Heinrich Appelius
Gender: male
Greene (Mrs), fl. until 1629 - 1 - Titles or roles: granddaughter of Sir Charles Cornwallis (1555-1629)
Gender: female
Greene, Richard, 1716-1793 18 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; museum proprietor
Gender: male
Greene, Richard (Captain), fl. 1648 2 - - Titles or roles: Prisoner at Sandwich
Gender: male
Greenhill, J. R. (Reverend), b.1730 1 - - Gender: male
Green, J., 1706-1779 1 - - Gender: male
Green, J.[?], fl. 1793 1 - - Alternative names: Green, ? I.
Gender: male
Green, J. G., fl. 1754-1756 2 - - Gender: male
Green, John, 1706-1779 17 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Lincoln
Gender: male
Green, John, fl. 1795-1796 2 - - Titles or roles: Tenant of Ralph Griffiths's at Colliers End, Ware, Herefordshire
Gender: male
Green (Mr), fl. 1661-1662 - 3 - Alternative names: Mr Green at Leyden
Titles or roles: At Leiden
Gender: male
Green, Samuel, 1687-1747 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Green, Sheffield, fl. 1823 - 1 - Gender: male
Greenshields, James, 1668-1741 46 - - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal clergyman
Gender: male
Green, Thomas, 1658-1738 12 2 - Titles or roles: bishop of Ely; vice-chancellor of Cambridge University, 1699-1713; archdeacon of Canterbury
Gender: male
Green, Valentine, 1739-1813 3 - - Titles or roles: engraver and publisher
Gender: male
Greenway, George (Reverend), b.1675 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Cubbington, Warwickshire, 1699-1719; vicar of Offchurch, 1712-20; matric. 19 April 1692, St John's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Green, William, fl. 1748 - 1 - Titles or roles: Of Eccles
Gender: male
Greenwood, fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Greenwood, Isaac, 1702-1745 2 - - Titles or roles: Hollisian Professor of Mathematics, Harvard College
Gender: male
Greenwood, Nathaniel, fl. 1653-1681 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1653
Gender: male
Greffe, Johann Georg, 1632-1703 96 859 3 Alternative names: Graevius, Joannes Georgius; Graevius, George J.; Graevius, J.; Graesius, J.G.; Graecius, J.G.; Grævius, Jean Georges; Graefe; Graevius, John George
Titles or roles: classicist, historian, and bibliographer
Gender: male
Gregdeius, Francis, fl. 1640 1 - - Gender: male
Grego, Francecho, fl. 1668 1 - - Titles or roles: Franciscan dean in Tunis
Gender: male
Gregory, Abraham, 1643-1690 2 - - Titles or roles: prebendary of Gloucester
Gender: male
Gregory, David, 1659-1708 23 15 26 Alternative names: Gregorie
Titles or roles: Savilian professor of Astronomy, Oxford; mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Gregory, Edward, fl. 1769 1 - - Gender: male
Gregory, Edward (Sir), fl. 1700 1 - - Titles or roles: Commissioner of the dockyard at Chatham
Gender: male
Gregory, Elizabeth, fl. 1695-1713 1 - - Alternative names: née Oliphant, of Langtoun
Titles or roles: widow of David Gregory, mathematician and astronomer, Savillian Professor; brother of Charles Oliphant, Edinburgh physician; mother of David Gregory (1695/6–1767), dean of Christ Church, Oxford, and philanthropist
Gender: female
Gregory, Francis, 1623-1707 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; writer; D.D.
Gender: male
Gregory, George (fl. 1674-89) 5 - - Alternative names: George Gregory of Lenton
Titles or roles: brother-in-law of Martin Lister; high sheriff of Nottingham, 1694; brother of Richard Gregory (fl. 1698)
Gender: male
Gregory, G., fl. 1670 1 - - Gender: male
Gregory, H., fl. 1687 1 - - Gender: male
Gregory, James, 1638-1675 14 13 15 Titles or roles: Mathematician; professor of mathematics, St Andrews
Gender: male
Gregory, James, 1753-1821 - - 1 Titles or roles: Scottish physician; professor of the institutes of medicine, Edinburgh; great-grandson of James Gregory (1638–1675)
Gender: male
Gregory, John, 1607-1646 3 - 1 Titles or roles: orientalist
Gender: male
Gregory, Olinthus Gilbert, 1774-1841 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Gregory, Richard, fl. 1698 1 - - Titles or roles: Brother of George Gregory (fl. 1674-89), the brother-in-law of Martin Lister and high sheriff of Nottingham
Gender: male
Gregory, Susan, fl. 1676 1 - - Alternative names: née Lister
Titles or roles: Sister of Martin Lister (1639-1712); Wife of George Gregory (fl. 1674-89), High Sheriff of Nottingham, 1694
Gender: female
Gregory, Thomas (fl. 1691-92) 4 1 - Gender: male
Gregory, Thomas, fl. 1658-1664 6 - - Gender: male
Gregory, Thomas (Reverend), fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: chaplain in the navy and the army
Gender: male
Gregory, William, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: Rector of How Caple, Herefordshire
Gender: male
Gregory XIII (Pope), 1502-1585 - 1 - Alternative names: Ugo Boncompagni; Grégroire XIII
Gender: male
Gregory XV (Pope), 1554-1623 - 3 5 Alternative names: Pope Gregory XV; Alessandro Ludovisi
Titles or roles: Pope
Gender: male
Gregson, Matthew, 1748-1824 4 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Greiff, Friedrich, 1601-1668 - - 10 Alternative names: Gryphius, Fridericus; Greiff, Friderich; Greiffius, Fridericus
Titles or roles: Pharmacist; Writer; Councillor
Gender: unknown
Greins, Zacharias, fl. 1574-1609 - - 2 Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Grelot, Antoine, 1640-1679 1 1 - Alternative names: Grellot
Titles or roles: Merchant; correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon; Catholic, converted to Calvinism, became a preacher; friend of Pierre Poiret (1646-1719)
Gender: male
Gremp von Freudenstein, Ludwig, 1509-1583 - - 1 Alternative names: Gremp, Ludwig; Freudenstein, Ludwig; Grempe, Ludwig; Ludwig Gremp von Freudenstein
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Grene, William, fl. 1611 1 - - Gender: male
Grenville, George, 1712-1770 - 56 - Alternative names: Grenville, George (Right Honorable)
Titles or roles: prime minister
Gender: male
Grenville, John, 1628-1701 - 1 - Alternative names: Granville, John
Titles or roles: first earl of Bath; brother of Denis Granville or Grenville (1637-1703)
Gender: male
Grenville, Lord ?, fl. 1753 - 1 - Gender: male
Grenville (Mr), fl. 1759 - 1 - Gender: male
Grenville, Richard (Sir), 1600-1659 4 - - Alternative names: Grenvile, Richard (Sir)
Titles or roles: royalist army officer; second son of Sir Bernard Grenville, grandson of Sir Richard Grenville (1542–91)
Gender: male
Grenville, Richard (Sir), 1542-1591 - - 1 Titles or roles: Naval commander
Gender: male
Grenville, Thomas, 1755-1846 1 - - Gender: male
Gröe, Paul, fl. 1606-1620 - 1 - Alternative names: Paul Groe
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Peter Paul Rubens
Gender: male
Gresham, Richard (Reverend), fl. 1786 2 - - Gender: male
Greswold, Henry, d.1700 1 - - Titles or roles: Precentor of Lichfield, 1666-1700 and a Canon Residentiary, 1668; correspondent of Ashmole, with Dean and Prebendaries, 1688
Gender: male
Gretser, Jacob, 1562-1625 - - 1 Titles or roles: German Jesuit writer
Gender: male
Greve, Jacques de la, fl. 1632 1 - - Alternative names: de la Greve, Jacques; Grève, de la
Gender: male
Greves, Bd, fl. 1702 1 - - Gender: male
Grevile, D., fl. until 1623 - 1 - Gender: male
Greville, Francis, 1719-1773 2 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Warwick
Gender: male
Greville, Fulke, 1554-1628 1 7 10 Alternative names: Greville, Fulcon; Greville, Fulconius; Baron de Brook
Titles or roles: first Baron Brooke of Beauchamps Court; courtier; author; privy councillor
Gender: male
Greville, Robert, fl. 1641-1643 - 1 2 Gender: male
Grevinchoven, Nicolaas Casparsz., d.1632 2 - - Gender: male
Grevis, Richard (Colonel), fl. until 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Grew, Nehemiah, 1641-1712 27 13 2 Titles or roles: botanist; physician; joint secretary of the Royal Society with Robert Hooke
Gender: male
Grey, Anne, 1603-1676 1 - - Alternative names: Anne Cecil
Titles or roles: Viscountess of Stamford; mother of Lord Thomas Grey; daughter of William Cecil, second earl of Exeter
Gender: female
Grey, Edmund 1 - - Alternative names: Gray
Titles or roles: son of Isabella and Nicholas Grey (1589/90-1660), headmaster of Charterhouse
Gender: male
Grey, Elizabeth, 1582-1651 - - 8 Alternative names: née Talbot
Titles or roles: countess of Kent; literary patron and supposed author; guardian of William Liddal; wife of Sir Henry Grey (1583-1639)
Gender: female
Grey, George Henry, 1737-1819 1 - - Titles or roles: fifth Earl of Stamford; created Baron Delamer and Earl of Warrington, 1796
Gender: male
Grey, Harry, 1715-1768 1 - - Titles or roles: fourth Earl of Stamford
Gender: male
Grey, Henry, 1599-1673 2 4 - Alternative names: Lord Grey of Groby
Titles or roles: first Earl of Stamford, created 1628; military leader; one of the commissioners employed into Scotland; second Baron Grey of Groby
Gender: male
Grey, Henry (Sir), 1583-1639 - - 2 Titles or roles: husband of Elizabeth Grey, countess of Kent
Gender: male
Grey, H., fl. 1728 1 - - Gender: male
Grey, Katherine (Lady), 1540-1568 - - 1 Alternative names: Catherine Grey; Katherine Seymour; née Grey
Titles or roles: Countess of Hertford; younger sister of Lady Jane Grey; cousin to Elizabeth I; wife of Edward Seymour, first Earl of Hertford; second of three daughters of Henry Grey, duke of Suffolk (1517–54), and Frances Brandon (1517–59)
Gender: male
Grey (Reverend Dr), fl. until 1742 - 2 - Gender: male
Grey, Robert, b.1663 1 - - Gender: male
Grey, Thomas, 1623-1657 4 - - Titles or roles: lord Grey of Groby
Gender: male
Grey, William, 1593-1674 1 2 - Alternative names: Lord Grey of Warke
Titles or roles: first Baron Grey of Warke; politician
Gender: male
Grey, Zachary, 1688-1766 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; writer; rector of Houghton Conquest, Bedfordshire, 1726-67
Gender: male
G., R., fl. 1681 1 - - Alternative names: R. G.
Gender: unknown
Gribius, Peter, d.1666 1 - 5 Alternative names: Gribius, Petrus
Gender: male
Gribius, Peter, Jr., 1651-1739 2 2 - Titles or roles: Son of Peter Gribius (d. 1666)
Gender: male
Grice, Grissell, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Quaker
Gender: female
Grienberger, Christopher, 1551-1636 - 6 1 Alternative names: Christoph Grienberg; Christopher Grinberg; Gruemberger; Bamberger; Gamberger
Titles or roles: Jesuit scholar, astronomer
Gender: male
Grierson (Mrs) - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned in letter of 1743
Gender: female
Grietmann (fl. 1565) - - 1 Gender: male
Griffenfeld, Peder, 1635-1699 - 2 1 Alternative names: Peder Schumacher
Titles or roles: Danish statesman
Gender: male
Griffes (Mr), fl. 1677 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffin? (cousin of Thomas Griffin), fl. 1669 - 1 - Titles or roles: cousin of Thomas Griffin, curate of Iwade and Borden (fl. 1669)
Gender: male
Griffin, Edward, fl. 1677 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffin, Essex, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Griffin, H., fl. 1729-1731 - 4 - Gender: male
Griffin, J. (Reverend), 1680-1731 62 6 - Gender: male
Griffin, J. (Reverend), 1692-1770 1 - - Gender: male
Griffin, Thomas, fl. 1669 1 - - Titles or roles: Curate of Iwade and Borden
Gender: male
Griffith, Edward, fl. 1691-1707 2 - - Titles or roles: master of the Free School, Nottingham, 1691-1707; M.A., Queens' College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Griffith, Elisabeth, fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: female
Griffith, George, 1601-1666 1 - 1 Titles or roles: bishop of St Asaph, 1660-1667
Gender: male
Griffith, George, 1618-1702 6 - - Titles or roles: Independent minister
Gender: male
Griffith, Guyon, 1730-1784 19 1 - Titles or roles: rector of St Mary-at-Hill, Middlesex; D.D.
Gender: male
Griffith, John (1654-1698) 2 - - Alternative names: Sion Gruffydd
Titles or roles: Genealogist and herald, of Cae Cyriog, Hafod, Ruabon, Denbighshire (Welsh Biography Online).
Gender: male
Griffith, John, fl. 1763 1 - - Alternative names: Griffith, John, junior
Gender: male
Griffith, J. (Sir), fl. 1674 1 - - Gender: male
Griffith, Moses, 1747-1819 1 - 1 Titles or roles: watercolour painter and engraver
Gender: male
Griffith (Mr), fl. 1682-1684 1 1 - Titles or roles: Tutor
Gender: male
Griffiths, Anne, fl. 1791 1 - - Titles or roles: Widow of Fenton Griffiths; Sister-in-law of Ralph Griffiths
Gender: female
Griffiths, B., fl. 1796 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffiths, Fenton, d.1791 4 - - Titles or roles: captain in the Portsmouth division of marines; brother of Ralph Griffiths (1720?-1803); husband of Anne; father of Betsy
Gender: male
Griffiths, George Edward, 1771-1828 - 1 - Alternative names: Griffiths, G. R.
Titles or roles: son of Ralph Griffiths (1720?–1803)
Gender: male
Griffiths, G., fl. 1793 - 3 - Gender: male
Griffiths, H., fl. 1787 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffiths, Hugh, 1680-1735 63 2 - Titles or roles: matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1699; vicar of East Betchworth, Surrey, 1711; cousin of Griffith Davies and Thomas David; worked for Edward Lhwyd
Gender: male
Griffiths, Ralph, 1720-1803 6 277 1 Titles or roles: journal editor and bookseller; brother of Fenton Griffiths; uncle of Jocelyn Flood (fl. 1764)
Gender: male
Griffith, William, fl. 1696 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffith, William, fl. 1668 - 1 - Gender: male
Griffith, William, fl. 1691 - 1 - Titles or roles: In Westminster
Gender: male
Grifius, fl. 1591 - 1 - Alternative names: Gryphius
Gender: male
Grigges, Ambrosius, fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: English merchant
Gender: male
Grigg (Mrs), fl. 1691 1 - - Titles or roles: wife and then widow of Thomas Grigg, rector of St Mary Axe, who died in 1670
Gender: female
Griggs, Anne (Mrs), fl. 1684-1711 8 - - Alternative names: Grigg, Anna (Mrs)
Titles or roles: Possibly niece of Thomas Turner (1645–1714)
Gender: female
Griglandius, J., 1583-1654 1 - - Gender: male
Grigs (fl. 1661) - - 1 Alternative names: Griggs; Mr Grigs
Titles or roles: Benjamin Worsley's landlord at Hughes Court in Blackfriars (1661)
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Carlo (Marchese), fl. 1607-1622 - 1 - Alternative names: Don Carlo Grimaldi
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Costantino, 1695-1767 - 1 - Titles or roles: Italian Cartesian philosopher; political writer; lawyer, and jurisdictionalist; from the Kingdom of Naples
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Filippo Claudio, 1638-1712 1 - - Alternative names: Min Mingwo
Titles or roles: Jesuit missionary in China
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Francesco Maria, 1618-1663 - - 3 Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit priest, mathematician and physicist; teacher at the Jesuit college, Bologna
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Louis I, 1642-1701 - 1 - Alternative names: Louis Grimaldi; Louis I, Prince of Monaco
Titles or roles: Prince of Monaco, 1662–1701
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Simon de, 1550-1615 3 - - Alternative names: Simon de Grimaldi; Signor Grimaldi
Titles or roles: secretary to the Privy Council, Brussels, 1578
Gender: male
Grimaldi, Stacey, 1790-1863 1 - - Alternative names: Marquess Grimaldi (in the Genoese nobility)
Titles or roles: antiquary and genealogist; F.S.A.; son of William Grimaldi, Marquess Grimaldi (1751–1830), miniature painter
Gender: male
Grimaldo, Joseph de (Don), 1664-1733 2 - - Alternative names: De Grimaldo, Don Joseph; José de Grimaldo y Gutiérrez de Solórzano; Grimaldo, Don Jus de
Titles or roles: marquis de Grimaldo
Gender: male
Grimani, Marino (Doge), 1532-1605 - 1 - Titles or roles: eighty-ninth Doge of Venice
Gender: male
Grimston, Harbottle (Sir), 1603-1685 1 1 - Titles or roles: English barrister; politician; second baronet
Gender: male
Grindal, Edmund, 1516-1583 12 11 1 Titles or roles: archbishop of York; archbishop of Canterbury; bishop of London
Gender: male
Grisgoni, Udalrico, fl. 1662-1663 2 - - Alternative names: Udalricus Gisgoni
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Grisley, Gabriel, fl. 1669 1 2 - Titles or roles: German physician living in Lisbon
Gender: male
Grissaeus, fl. 1586 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Joseph Justus Scaliger
Gender: male
Grémonville, Anne de, fl. 1645 - - 1 Titles or roles: Wife of Nicolas Bretel de Grémonville
Gender: female
Grémonville, Nicolas Bretel de, 1608-1648 - - 1 Titles or roles: French ambassador to Venice
Gender: male
Gründler, Johann Ernst, 1677-1720 1 - - Alternative names: Grundler, John Ernest
Titles or roles: missionary at Tranguebar (Tharangambadi), Tamil Nadu, India; translator, with Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg (1683–1719), of the New Testament into Tamil
Gender: male
Grüninger, Erasmus, 1566-1631 - - 2 Alternative names: Erasmus Gruninger
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Grünninger, Josua Heinrich, d.1668 - - 1 Alternative names: Grüninger, Josua Henricus; Grünniger, Josua Heinrich
Titles or roles: Priest
Gender: male
Groddeck, Gabriel, 1672-1709 1 - - Titles or roles: philologist, of Dantzig
Gender: male
Groenevelt, Reinier Pieter, 1588-1623 - 1 - Gender: male
Groenewegen van der Made, Simon van, 1613-1652 - 1 - Titles or roles: jurist
Gender: male
Groeningh, H., fl. 1644 - 1 - Titles or roles: Customs officer, in Lillo
Gender: male
Groen, Lambert, d.1686 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister of the Flemish Church, Haarlem
Gender: male
Groesbeck, Gerard de, 1517-1580 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bishop of Liege
Gender: male
Groesbeeck, Gerard van, 1517-1580 - 1 - Titles or roles: Prince-Bishop of Liège
Gender: male
Groneveldt, Hannis van - 1 - Alternative names: Hannis van Groneveldt
Titles or roles: Esquire
Gender: male
Gronovius, Abraham, 1695-1775 1 - - Titles or roles: Librarian, Leiden; classical scholar; son of Jacobus Gronovius (1645-1716)
Gender: male
Gronovius, Jacobus, 1645-1716 6 53 - Alternative names: Gronow, Jacob
Titles or roles: classical scholar
Gender: male
Gronovius, Jan Frederik, 1686-1762 10 2 - Alternative names: Gronovius, Joh. F.; Johan Frederic; Johann Frederik; Johannes Fredericus
Titles or roles: Dutch botanist; patron of Linnaeus; son of Jacobus Gronovius (1645-1716); grandson of Johann Frederick Gronovius (1611-71)
Gender: male
Gronovius, Johann Frederick, 1611-1671 162 75 34 Alternative names: Gronovius, John Frederick; Gronow; Gronovius, Johann Friedrich; Gronovius, Johannes Fredericus; Gronouw, Johann Friedrich; Gronovius, Jean Frédéric; Gronov
Titles or roles: German classical scholar, philologist, and critic
Gender: male
Gronovius, Laurent Théodore, 1648-1724 - 3 - Alternative names: Gronovius, Laurentius; Gronoviua, Lorenz Theodor
Titles or roles: Brother of Jacob Gronovius; in Italy, with Maglibecchi, 1679-82 and 1693-4
Gender: male
Gronovius, R. F., fl. 1739 - 1 - Gender: male
Groot, Adriana de, 1592-1639 2 - - Alternative names: Adriana de Groot
Gender: female
Groot, Cornelia de, 1611-1687 1 1 - Alternative names: Cornelia de Groot
Gender: female
Groot, Cornelis de, 1546-1610 - 1 - Alternative names: Cornelius; Cornelis de Groot
Gender: male
Groot, Cornelis de, 1613-1661 28 2 - Alternative names: Cornelius de Groot
Titles or roles: Dutch captain of the guard; landdrost of Meierij van 's-Hertogenbosch
Gender: male
Grootenhuys, Jan ten, 1573-1646 3 1 - Alternative names: Grotenhuis; Jan ten Grootenhuys
Titles or roles: 'schepen' of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Groot, Hugo de, 1583-1645 4916 3237 52 Alternative names: de Groot, Huig; Grotius, Hugo; Grocius; Grotius, Hugonus; Grotius, Hugo de; De Grotius, Hugo; Groot, Huig de
Titles or roles: Dutch philosopher; theologian; jurist; Swedish ambassador, Paris
Gender: male
Groot, Johan Hugo de, 1554-1640 35 38 - Alternative names: De Groot, John; D. Groot, Jan; Grotius; Groot, Johan Huigensz. de; Grotius, Johannes; Grotius, Janus de; Huigsz; de Cornets
Gender: male
Groot, Pieter de, 1615-1678 52 4 2 Alternative names: Grotius, Petrus; Pieter de Groot
Titles or roles: Dutch diplomat; son of Hugo de Groot (Hugo Grotius) (1583-1645)
Gender: male
Groot van Kraayenburg, Dirck de, 1618-1661 41 5 - Alternative names: Dirck de Groot van Kraayenburg
Gender: male
Groot, Willem de, 1597-1662 464 738 1 Alternative names: Groot, Guilielmus; Grotius, Wilhelm; Grotius, William; Groot, Willem; Grotius, Guilielmus; Grotius, Guilhelmius; Willem de Groot
Titles or roles: brother of Hugo Grotius (1583-1645); Dutch jurist
Gender: male
Grose, Francis (Captain), 1731-1791 5 2 - Alternative names: Captain Grose
Titles or roles: F.S.A.; antiquary; artist; Captain in the Surrey regiment of the militia, 1765
Gender: male
Groseillers, Chouart de, fl. 1634 1 - - Alternative names: de Groseillers, Chouart
Gender: male
Grosse, Christopher (General), fl. until 1671 1 - - Gender: male
Grosse, Genaro, fl. 1642 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Gross, Gottfried, fl. 1632 - - 5 Titles or roles: Printer in Leipzig
Gender: male
Grossman, Samuel, 1624-1684 1 - - Gender: male
Grosvenor, Richard, fl. 1729-1731 2 1 - Gender: male
Grosvenor, Robert, fl. 1721 - 1 - Gender: male
Grosvenor, Thomas (Sir), 1693-1733 - 1 - Titles or roles: fifth Baronet, of Eaton Hall; brother of Sir Richard Grosvenor fourth baronet (1689-1732)
Gender: male
Grotenhuis, Joh., fl. 1606 - 1 - Gender: male
Grothaus, Johann, 1601-1669 4 - - Alternative names: Grotthaus
Titles or roles: Jesuit, historian and archivist
Gender: male
Grotthaus, fl. 1655 - - 1 Gender: male
Groulart, Claude, 1551-1607 5 - - Alternative names: Grollart; Grolartus
Titles or roles: premier président of the Parlement de Normandie, 1585
Gender: male
Grove, Robert, 1634-1696 9 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chichester and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Grovestins, Binnert Heringa Sirtema van, 1673-1721 5 - - Gender: male
Grovestins, Frederik Sirtema van, d.1669 1 - - Gender: male
Grovestins, Oene van, d.1617, fl. 1660 1 - - Alternative names: van Grovestins
Titles or roles: Ordinaris Gedeputeerde of the States General
Gender: male
Grovius, J. Geo., fl. 1629 1 - - Gender: male
Grubbe, Lars, 1601-1642 - 22 - Gender: male
Grueber, Johann, 1623-1680 15 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit traveler to India and China
Gender: male
Gruffyd, Jenan, fl. 1708 1 - - Titles or roles: Probably a poet
Gender: male
Grundmann, Martin, fl. 1650-1661 15 - 1 Alternative names: Grundman, Martin
Gender: male
Gruner, Gottlieb Sigmund, 1717-1778 4 - - Alternative names: Grouner, Gottlieb Sigmund
Titles or roles: Swiss naturalist
Gender: male
Gruszyński, Krysztof, fl. 1672 1 - - Alternative names: Gruszynski
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Gruter, Jacob, d.1607 3 1 - Alternative names: Gruterus, Jacobus; Gruter, Jacobus
Titles or roles: Philosopher; historian; Latin teacher; son of Petrus Gruterus; in Middelburg
Gender: male
Gruter, Jan, 1560-1627 127 95 5 Alternative names: Gruter, Janus; Gruterus, Janus; Gruytere, Jan; Jan Gruter; Ranutius Gherus [pseud.]; Johannes Gualterus [pseud.]
Titles or roles: philologist; professor of history, Witenberg, 1586; at Rostock, 1589-92; librarian, university of Heidelberg, 1602
Gender: male
Gruterus, Godefridus, fl. 1619 - 1 - Alternative names: Gruterus, Godedfirdus; Gruterus, Godedfridus
Titles or roles: writing to Alsted, 1619
Gender: male
Gruterus, Isaac, 1610-1680 96 9 7 Alternative names: Gruter, Isaak; Gruterus, Isaac; Gruterus, Isaacus; Petri Filius
Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Gruterus, Petrus, 1574-1634 25 2 - Alternative names: Gruter, Pieter
Titles or roles: Doctor of medicine
Gender: male
Grut, N. van, fl. 1689 1 - - Alternative names: Van Grut, N.
Gender: male
Grynaeus, Johann Jacob, 1540-1617 13 186 - Alternative names: Grynaeus, John Jacobus; Gryhaeus; Grynaeus, Johannes Iacobus
Titles or roles: German theologian in Basel
Gender: male
Grynaeus, Samuel, fl. 1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Johann Heinrich Bisterfeld, in Basel
Gender: male
Grynäus, Simon, 1493-1541 - 2 1 Alternative names: Grynaeus, Simon; Grinaeus
Titles or roles: Humanist; Theologian
Gender: unknown
Gryphius, Andreas, 1616-1664 - 1 - Titles or roles: German lyric poet and dramatist
Gender: male
Gryphius, Antoine, 1527-1599, fl. 1565-1599 - 1 - Alternative names: Antoine Griphius; Antoine Gryphe
Titles or roles: Printer at Lyon; son of Sebastien Gryphius
Gender: male
Gryphius, Bartholomaeus, fl. 1590-1591 2 1 - Alternative names: Gryphius, Bartolomeus
Gender: male
Gryphius, Joannes Albertus, fl. 1590-1598 11 - - Alternative names: Gryphius, John Albert; Gryphius, Johann Albert
Gender: male
Grysperius, Arnoldus, fl. 1587-1596 2 - 1 Alternative names: Grysperius, Arnold
Gender: male
Gsellius, Johannes, d.1624 - 1 - Alternative names: Jean Gsellius
Gender: male
G., S., fl. 1645 - 1 - Alternative names: S.G. at Paris
Gender: male
G., T., fl. 1688-1689 1 - - Alternative names: T. G.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of George Smalridge (1662-1719)
Gender: male
G., T., fl. 1713-1714 2 - - Alternative names: T - G.
Titles or roles: correspondent of Robert Fleming
Gender: male
G., Thom[as] 1 - - Alternative names: Thom., G.
Titles or roles: correspondent of Francis Turner (1637-1700)
Gender: male
Götzius, Matthias, 1585-1662 - - 1 Alternative names: Götze; Gotzius
Titles or roles: Publisher in Leipzig
Gender: male
Guadagnoli, Filippo, 1596-1656 - 1 - Alternative names: Quadagnolo, Philippo; Guadagnola, Filippo
Titles or roles: Porfessor Arabic ect. La Sapienza 1645-1655
Gender: male
Gualandris, Angelo, fl. 1750-1788 1 - - Titles or roles: Natural history and Grand Tour travel writer; member of the Accademia dell'Agricoltura, Padua
Gender: male
Gualdi, Giuseppe, fl. 1651-1672 2 - - Alternative names: Gioseffo
Titles or roles: Diarist
Gender: male
Gualdo, Francesco, 1576-1657 1 - - Alternative names: Francesco Luigi Gualdo
Titles or roles: Papal servant, antiquary
Gender: male
Gualterus, Marcus, fl. 1617 2 - - Gender: male
Gualtherus, Marius, 1585-1635 2 - - Alternative names: Gualtherus, Marcus Wolfgang
Titles or roles: Rector of Latin School, Kampen
Gender: unknown
Guattani, Giuseppe Antonio, 1748-1830 1 - - Titles or roles: Roman abbott; antiquary; secretary of the Roman Academy of Fine Arts and Archaeology
Gender: male
Guazzo, Marco, 1480-1556 - - 2 Alternative names: Guazzi, Marco
Titles or roles: Italian historian and poet
Gender: male
Gudius, Marquard, 1635-1689 2 1 - Alternative names: Gude; Gudius, Marquardus
Titles or roles: German archaeologist; philologist
Gender: male
Gueinz, Christian, 1592-1650 1 - - Alternative names: Queintzius; Gueinzius
Gender: male
Guenellon, Pierre, b.1611 2 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Guenellon, Pieter, 1650-1722 - 1 - Titles or roles: Dutch physician
Gender: male
Guericke, Otto von, 1602-1686 9 6 7 Alternative names: Gericke; von Guericke
Titles or roles: German scientist, inventor, and politician
Gender: male
Guericke, Otto von (the younger), 1628-1704 - - 6 Alternative names: Gericke; von Guericke
Titles or roles: Son of Otto von Guericke, resident in Hamburg
Gender: male
Gueritius, Christianus, fl. 1634 1 - - Gender: male
Guerra y de la Vega, Franciscus, fl. until 1712 2 - - Alternative names: De La Guerrass; Guervaff
Gender: male
Guest, Edmund, 1514-1577 - 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Salisbury; bishop of Rochester, 1560-71
Gender: male
Guetlinus, Jacques, fl. 1599-1610 10 5 - Alternative names: Jacobus Güetlinus
Titles or roles: tutor of Charles de Zerotin the younger
Gender: male
Guevara, Giovanni di, 1561-1641 1 - - Titles or roles: Neapolian mathematician and theologian; Bishop of Teano
Gender: male
Gugler, Ferdinand Simon, 1648-1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Guglielmini, Domenico, 1655-1710 1 - - Titles or roles: Bolognese physician; professor of medicine, University of Padua
Gender: male
Guicciardi - 1 - Alternative names: Madamelle Guicciardi
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: female
Guicciardini, Lodovico, 1521-1589 - - 6 Alternative names: Guicciardijn, Lowijs; Guichardin, Louis; Guiciardini; Guicciardinus, Ludovicus
Titles or roles: Italian writer, politician, geographer, and merchant
Gender: male
Guide, Philippe, d.1718 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Guidi, Alessandro, fl. 1690-1692 1 - - Titles or roles: Keeper ('Custode') of the Arcadia
Gender: male
Guidi di Bagno, Giovanni Francesco, 1578-1641 - 7 - Alternative names: Gianfrancesco Guidi di Bagno
Titles or roles: Cardinal; nuncio in Brussels, 1621–27, and in Paris, 1627–30
Gender: male
Guidobald von Thun und Hohenstein, 1616-1668 - 1 - Titles or roles: Count; Archbishop of Salzburg and bishop of Regensburg
Gender: male
Guidott, Thomas, 1638-1706 18 1 - Titles or roles: physician; writer; of Bath
Gender: male
Guigrese, de la - 1 - Alternative names: de La Guigrese
Titles or roles: Curate; thought to be receiving letters at Decartes, Centre-Val de Loire
Gender: male
Guilhelmus, Paul, fl. 1582-1587 - 2 - Alternative names: Guilhelmius, Paul
Gender: male
Guilielmus, David, fl. 1630 - 1 - Gender: male
Guilielmus, Paul (Dr), fl. 1578-1597 5 7 - Alternative names: Guilmelmus, Paulus; Gulielmus, Paulus; Paul Guilielmus the elder
Titles or roles: Father of William Guilielmus; Uncle of Gisbert Barhouts
Gender: male
Guilielmus, Paul, fl. 1579-1580 - 2 1 Titles or roles: Lodging with a Dr Carion; Son of Dr Paul Guilielmus (fl. 1578-97)
Gender: male
Guilielmus, William, fl. 1587-1588 - 1 - Titles or roles: Son of Dr Paul Guilielmus
Gender: male
Guillebert, Jean, d.1691 - 1 - Alternative names: Jean Guillebert I; Jena Guillebert the elder
Gender: male
Guillemin, Denis, fl. 1610-1637 - 101 - Titles or roles: prieur de Roumoules; Prothenotaire du St Siege Apostolique
Gender: male
Guillibeau, Nicholas, fl. 1734-1737 25 - - Alternative names: Guillebau; Nicolas Guillibau
Titles or roles: French Huguenot; took oath of naturalization, London, 1710; worked at Dr Crofts school, Fulham
Gender: male
Guimaraes, Joao de, fl. 1652 2 - - Alternative names: De Guimaraes, Joao
Titles or roles: Public minister of the King of Portugal
Gender: male
Guimard des Rocheretz, Étienne-Jean de, 1695-1765 - 1 - Titles or roles: baron de Montpéroux
Gender: male
Guimene, Prince de, fl. 1636 - 1 - Alternative names: de Rohan; Rohan; prince de Guéménée; Guéméné; Guimene, Prince of; Prince de Guimene; Unidentified
Gender: male
Guiran, fl. 1664 7 3 - Alternative names: de Guiran
Titles or roles: dean of the Parliament of Orange
Gender: male
Guiran, fl. 1665-1668 - 4 - Titles or roles: member of the parliament of Orange
Gender: male
Guiran, Gaillard, 1600-1680 1 2 - Titles or roles: French jurist, historian and numismatist
Gender: male
Guiraud, Claude, d.1657 1 1 - Titles or roles: Physician; mathematician
Gender: male
Guiscardi, Trajano, 1554-1639 - 4 - Alternative names: Guiscardi, Trajano; Guiscard, Trajan; Guiscardus, Trajanus
Titles or roles: Chancellor of Mantua and Montferrat; poet
Gender: male
Guise, Henri, 1550-1588 - - 1 Titles or roles: duc de Guise; Prince de Joinveille; comte d'Eu; son of Francois, duc de Guise, and Anna d'Este
Gender: male
Guiset, Rodericus, fl. 1651 1 - - Alternative names: Roderique Guyzet
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Guise, William, 1652-1683 4 - - Titles or roles: orientalist
Gender: male
Guisony, Pierre, fl. 1658-1673 5 1 - Titles or roles: French physician and natural philosopher
Gender: male
Guldin, Paul, 1577-1643 2 - - Alternative names: Habakkuk Guldin
Titles or roles: Swis Jesuit mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Gulich, Abraham van, 1642-1679 1 - - Alternative names: Abraham Gulichius; Abraham van Gulich
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Gulichius, George, fl. 1641 2 1 - Alternative names: Gulichius, Georgius
Gender: male
Gulichius, G., fl. 1640 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Gulichius, William, fl. 1640 - 1 - Titles or roles: Tutor
Gender: male
Gulston, Frances (Miss), fl. 1684 2 - - Titles or roles: Brother of William Gulston, bishop of Bristol (1636-84)
Gender: female
Gulston, William (Dr), 1636-1684 18 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Bristol
Gender: male
Gumppenberg, Wilhelm, 1609-1675 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, theologian
Gender: male
Gundlach, Hans, fl. 1579-1589 - 1 - Alternative names: Hans Gundlach le Vieux; Hans Gundlach the Elder; Gundtlach, Jean
Titles or roles: Merchant in Nuremberg
Gender: male
Gunning, Peter (Dr), 1614-1684 6 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Ely; bishop of Chichester; master of St John's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Gunnis, Griffith, fl. 1719-1722 2 - - Gender: male
Gunn, William (Reverend), 1750-1841 1 - - Gender: male
Gunter, Humphrey, fl. 1668-1689 3 - - Alternative names: Gunter, Humfrey
Titles or roles: Possibly employee of Philip Wharton, fourth baron Wharton (1613-96)
Gender: male
Gunter, John, fl. 1663-1679 4 4 - Titles or roles: Agent and steward (of northern estates) for Philip Wharton, fourth baron Wharton (1613-96)
Gender: male
Gunter, Thomas, fl. 1684-1685 1 - - Gender: male
Gunther, Anton (fl. 1632 or 1652) 1 1 - Titles or roles: Count of Oldenburg
Gender: male
Gunther, F., fl. 1634 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Gurdon, John, 1595-1679 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; M.P. for Ipswich
Gender: male
Gurdon, Nathaniel, d.1684 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Chelmsford
Gender: male
Gurgany, John (Dr), 1606-1675 2 1 - Gender: male
Gusmans [unidentified], fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: male
Gustafsson Banér, Per, 1588-1644 1 - - Alternative names: Banerius, Petrus; Peder; Pehr; Peter; Baner
Titles or roles: Swedish nobleman; member of the Privy Council of Sweden
Gender: male
Gustav Adolf, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, 1633-1695 1 2 - Gender: male
Gustav Rudolph, Mecklenburg (Herzog), 1632-1670 - - 1 Alternative names: Mecklenburg, Gustav Rudolph von; Gustavus Rudolphus, Megapolitanus, Dux; Gustav Rudolph von Mecklenburg
Gender: male
Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden, 1594-1632 2 2 7 Alternative names: Gustav II Adolf of Sweden; Gustavus the Great; Gustav Adolph the Great; Gustav Adolf Schweden, König
Titles or roles: King of Sweden (1611-32); father of Christina (1626-89)
Gender: male
Gutberleth, Heinrich, 1572-1635 - - 1 Titles or roles: Rector in Deventer
Gender: male
Gutch, John Matthew, 1776-1861 1 - - Alternative names: Gutch, I. M.
Titles or roles: journalist and author; eldest son of John Gutch (1746–1831)
Gender: male
Gutch, John (Reverend), 1746-1831 5 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary
Gender: male
Gutenstein, Leonard, fl. 1601 1 - - Titles or roles: A German writing from Rome; knew Janus Gruterus, Marcus Welser, and Johannes Woverius
Gender: male
Guthraeus, Jacob, fl. 1637 - 1 - Alternative names: Guthreaus
Gender: male
Guthrie, Gideon, fl. 1702 - 2 - Gender: male
Gutiérrez, Alonso, 1507-1584 - 2 - Alternative names: Alonso Gutierrez; Alonso de la Vera Cruz [name in religion]
Titles or roles: Spanish philosopher; Augustinian
Gender: male
Gutlaff, Henry, fl. 1716 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister at Goldenbeck, Estonia [Esthonia, sic]
Gender: male
Gutschoven, Gerard, 1615-1668 4 6 - Alternative names: Gutschoven, Gérard van
Titles or roles: born in Louvain; physician, philosopher, and mathematician
Gender: male
Guyet, François, 1575-1655 - - 1 Gender: male
Guy, Henry, 1631-1710 2 - - Titles or roles: Emglish politician; MP for Hedon, 1670–95; secretary to the Treasury, 1679–88, 1691–6
Gender: male
Guymandet (Monsieur) 2 - - Alternative names: Grymandet (Monsieur)
Titles or roles: French councillor and royal physician
Gender: male
Guy (Mr) (mentioned 1691) - - 3 Titles or roles: printer
Gender: male
Guyonnet de Vertron, Claude-Charles, 1645-1715 1 - - Titles or roles: Avocat général
Gender: male
Guyot - 1 - Titles or roles: Lawyer for the Parlement de Paris
Gender: male
Guy, Thomas, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Guzmán y Dávila, Diego Mexía de (Don), 1580-1655 1 - - Titles or roles: vizconde de Butarque; marqués de Leganés; Spanish politician and military leader
Gender: male
Gwalther, Rudolf, 1518-1586 2 2 1 Alternative names: Walther, Rudolph; Gualter, Rudolf; Gualther, Rodolph
Titles or roles: son-in-law of Huldrych Zwingli and Anna Reinhard; husband of Regula Zwingli (1524-65); Antistes of the Zurich church, 1575-85
Gender: male
Gwyn, Edward Prideaux, fl. 1726-1734 9 1 - Titles or roles: Member of parliament (M.P.) for Christchurch, Dorset
Gender: male
Gwyn, Eleanor (mentioned 1677) - - 1 Alternative names: Nell
Gender: female
Gwyn, Francis, 1648-1734 2 - - Titles or roles: politician and government official
Gender: male
Gwyn, Francis, fl. 1720-1729 6 3 - Titles or roles: Fellow of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Gwynne, Rowland, fl. 1697-1698 4 - - Gender: male
Gybbon, Johan, 1629-1718 5 - - Gender: male
Gyffard, William, fl. 1691-1698 2 - - Alternative names: Giffard
Gender: male
Gyger, Johann Rudolf, 1603-1662 - - 1 Alternative names: Geiger
Titles or roles: Physician; Medical officer; Physicist
Gender: male
Gyldenløve, Ulrik Frederik, 1638-1704 1 - 3 Alternative names: Güldenlow; Gyldenlöwe; Guldenlow; Gyldenløve; Löwendahl, Ulrich Friedrich von; Gyldenlöwe, Ulrik Frederick
Titles or roles: Illegitimate son of Frederick III of Denmark and Norway; General; count of Laurvig
Gender: male
Gyldenstierne, Axille, 1542-1603 1 1 - Titles or roles: Tycho Brahe's cousin once removed; Governor of Norway and Lord Lieutenant of Landskrona
Gender: male
Gyldenstiern, Johan, fl. 1644 2 - - Gender: male
Gyles, Fletcher, fl. 1721-1728 3 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller in Holborn, London
Gender: male
Gyles, Henry, 1645-1709 8 2 - Alternative names: Giles, Henry
Titles or roles: glass painter
Gender: male
Gyles, Noah (fl. 1625) - - 1 Titles or roles: Musician; relative of Daniel Featley (1582-1645)
Gender: male
Gyllenstierna, Sigismund, 1598-1666 - 2 - Alternative names: Zygmunt Guldenstern
Gender: male
Gyöngyösi, Paulus, fl. 1699 2 - - Alternative names: Gyongyosi, Paulus A; Gyongyosi, Paulus a
Gender: male

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