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Maaler, Josua, 1529-1599 3 - - Alternative names: Pictorius, Josua; Mahler, Josua; Malerus, Josua; Maler
Titles or roles: Student in Theology at Lausanne, Paris, Oxford and London Pastor in Winterthur and Glattfelden; School reformator; Lexicographer
Gender: male
Mabbott, Gilbert, fl. 1651 - - 1 Titles or roles: London? resident, known to Grundmann and Hartlib
Gender: male
Mabelis, Claeys, fl. 1576 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch community in Maidstone
Gender: male
Mabillon, Jean, 1632-1707 10 1 - Alternative names: Mabillon, John
Titles or roles: Benedictine monk
Gender: male
Macarius, Johannes, 1540-1604 4 - - Alternative names: Jean L'Heureux
Titles or roles: French humanist, antiquarian, and philologist; friend of Lipsius, Plantin, and Philippe Winghe; born in Gravelines, died in Aire
Gender: male
Macartney, George, 1737-1806 1 - - Titles or roles: diplomatist and colonial governor; Viscount Macartney; ambassador extraordinary to China
Gender: male
Macartney, Jane (Lady), 1742-1828 1 - - Titles or roles: daughter of the Earl of Bute
Gender: female
Macaulay, Aulay (Reverend), 1758-1819 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; writer; vicar of Rothley, Leicestershire, 1796-1819
Gender: male
Macbriars, M., fl. 1720 1 - - Gender: male
MacBride, David, 1726-1778 - 3 - Titles or roles: Doctor; scientist
Gender: male
Maccarthy, Donough, 1668-1734 - 1 - Titles or roles: styled fourth earl of Clancarty, 1676; Jacobite army officer
Gender: male
Maccarthy, Donough, 1594-1665 1 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Clancarty; Viscount Muskerry; politician and army officer
Gender: male
Maccarty, Elizabeth, d.1698 1 - - Alternative names: née FitzGerald
Titles or roles: countess of Clancarty; niece of Robert Boyle; daughter of George FitzGerald, sixteenth earl of Kildare (1612–1660), and his wife, Joan, née Boyle (1611–1657)
Gender: female
Maccovius, Johannes, 1588-1644 10 2 2 Alternative names: Makowsky, John; Makowski, Jan
Titles or roles: Polish Reformed theologian; professor of theology, Franeker
Gender: male
Macdonald, Charles Lockhart, fl. 1785 2 - - Gender: male
MacDonnell, Randal, 1609-1683 1 3 - Alternative names: Randall MacDonnell
Titles or roles: marquess of Antrim; married Katherine Villiers (née Manners), duchess of Buckingham (1603?–1649) in 1635
Gender: male
Macdowell, William, fl. 1637-1645 2 11 - Alternative names: Magduillius; Magduellus, Guilielmus
Titles or roles: at Groningen
Gender: male
Macer, Sebastian, d.1660 - - 1 Titles or roles: Rector in Leszno
Gender: male
Macé, François, fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: Mace, Francois
Gender: male
Mac Gilleoin, Eoghan, fl. 1700 2 - - Gender: male
Machell, Thomas, 1647-1698 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Machens, G. (Sir), fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Machin, John, 1686-1751 - - 1 Titles or roles: Astronomer; mathematician; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Machin (Mr), fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: male
Machner, Matthias, fl. 1650-1652 - 4 2 Gender: male
Machon, John (Reverend), 1602-1679 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; master of Christ's Hospital, Sherborne
Gender: male
Machon, Thomas, fl. 1662 1 - - Gender: male
Machtolph, Erhard 16 - 9 Titles or roles: Clergyman, Calw
Gender: male
Machwitz, M., fl. 1640 1 - - Gender: male
Mackay, Andrew, 1758-1809 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Scottish mathematician
Gender: male
Mackellow, fl. 1604 - - 1 Titles or roles: Physician to King James I
Gender: male
Mackell, Thomas, fl. 1678 - 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Mackenzie, George, 1669-1725 2 - - Titles or roles: physician; M.D.; biographer
Gender: male
Mackenzie, George, 1630-1714 2 2 - Titles or roles: politician and polymath; first earl of Cromarty
Gender: male
Mackenzie, George, fl. 1712 1 - - Gender: male
Mackenzie, George (Sir), 1636-1691 9 2 - Titles or roles: lawyer; politician; Lord Advocate of Scotland; of Rosehaugh
Gender: male
Mackenzie, G., fl. until 1732 - 1 - Gender: male
Mackenzie, James Stuart, 1719-1800 3 - - Alternative names: J. S. Mackenzie
Titles or roles: brother of John Stuart, third earl of Bute; politician; astronomer
Gender: male
Mackenzie, Robert 1 - - Titles or roles: employee (writing and copying) of Mr Higgs
Gender: male
Mackenzie, Roderick, fl. 1732 - 1 - Gender: male
Mackenzie, Roderick, fl. 1708 - 1 - Titles or roles: merchant at Edinburgh
Gender: male
Mackenzie, Roderick, fl. 1713 - 1 - Gender: male
Mackenzie, Roderick, fl. 1711-1719 4 1 - Gender: male
Mackenzie, Simon, fl. 1692 1 - - Titles or roles: friend of Sir George Mackenzie, Lord Advocate of Scotland (1636-91)
Gender: male
Mackenzie, William, d.1740 1 - - Titles or roles: fifth earl of Seaforth; Jacobite army officer
Gender: male
Mackenzy ?, fl. 1714 1 - - Gender: male
Mackenzy, Roderick, fl. 1711 - 1 - Titles or roles: secretary to Lord Hamilton, governor of Jamaica
Gender: male
Mackerell, B., d.1738 1 - - Gender: male
Mackeson, George, fl. 1622-1635 - 1 1 Alternative names: Mackeston
Titles or roles: Dean of Armargh
Gender: male
Mackh, Christoph, fl. 1645-1655 16 - - Titles or roles: Evangelical Pastor in Memmingen
Gender: male
Mackintosh, Alexander 1 - - Gender: male
Mackintosh, Alexander, fl. 1706 1 - - Gender: male
Mackintosh, James (Sir), 1765-1832 7 - - Gender: male
Mackworth ?, fl. 1659 1 - - Gender: male
Mackworth, Thomas (fl. 1656-1659) 5 - - Titles or roles: Member of House of Commons for Shropshire, 1656-1659.
Gender: male
Maclaine, A., 1722-1804 12 - - Titles or roles: pastor in Holland
Gender: male
Maclaurin, Colin, 1698-1746 7 6 - Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, Edinburgh
Gender: male
Maclellan, Thomas, d.1647 - 1 - Titles or roles: second Lord Kirkcudbright
Gender: male
Mac Mullen, Giolla Choluim, fl. 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Macpherson, James, 1736-1796 - 1 14 Titles or roles: Writer; poet; MP for Camelford
Gender: male
MacQueen, John (Reverend), 1643-1733 6 - - Alternative names: Macqueen; Mackqueen
Titles or roles: M.A. at Edinburgh 27 July 1663; sub-dean of the Chapel Royal 1688; minister at Welton, Northamptonshire
Gender: male
Macro (Reverend Dr), fl. until 1735 - 1 - Gender: male
Macto, Thomas, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Madan, Martin, 1726-1790 - - 1 Gender: male
Madden, John (Dr), 1649-1704 - 2 - Alternative names: Maddin
Titles or roles: physician; manuscript collector
Gender: male
Maddocks, John, fl. 1698-1707 7 - - Alternative names: Maddock
Titles or roles: schoolmaster, Carmarthen (apparently)
Gender: male
Maddocks, Thomas, fl. 1704-1720 5 - - Titles or roles: registrar of Landaff; proctor
Gender: male
Mader, Gottlieb, 1541-1604 7 - - Alternative names: Mader, Theophil; Maderus, Theophilus
Titles or roles: Student in Basel and Heidelberg; Professor of Logic in Altdorf (1583); City physician in Amberg (1585); Professor of Medecine in Heidelberg; Philosopher
Gender: male
Madox, Thomas, 1666-1727 28 - - Titles or roles: Antiquary and historian
Gender: male
Madrutius, fl. 1578 - 1 - Alternative names: cardinal Madrutius; cardinal Madruci
Gender: male
Madruzzo, Giovanni Federico, 1531 or before-1586 1 - - Alternative names: Madrutius, Johannes Fredericus
Titles or roles: Conte d’Avio; barone Madruzzo; son of Elena di Lamberg and Nicolò, conte di Avio
Gender: male
Madur, Gabriel, fl. 1574 - 1 - Titles or roles: Tradesman
Gender: male
Maekeere, Nycl, fl. 1624 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Maekereel, Nyclolays, fl. 1627 3 - - Alternative names: Nyclolays Mackerell; Nicloys Maekereel
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Yarmouth
Gender: male
Maelcote, Oddo van, 1572-1615 1 - - Alternative names: Odo van Maelcote; Oddo van Maelcote, S. J.; Odon van Maelcote; Valerian Regnart; Valèrien Regnard; Valérien Regnard
Titles or roles: Belgian Jesiut; mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Maercke, Pieter van, fl. 1573 1 - - Gender: male
Maero (Reverend), fl. 1716 - 1 - Gender: male
Maertens, Giesbaert, fl. 1575 1 - - Titles or roles: Elder of the Dutch Reformed Church in Rotterdam
Gender: male
Maertens, Leyn, fl. 1575 1 - - Titles or roles: Deacon of the Dutch Reformed Church in Yarmouth
Gender: male
Maertens, Pieter, fl. 1585 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Reformed Church in Ostend
Gender: male
Maes, André, 1515-1573 - 16 - Alternative names: André Masius; Andreas Masius; Andre Maes
Titles or roles: student of jurispudence, Greek, and Hebrew, Louvain; conseiller to Guillaume, duc de Cléves
Gender: male
Maes, Georg, fl. 1642-1646 - - 2 Alternative names: Mees; Maëss, Georg; Maess; Maes, Georgius
Gender: male
Maeslandt, Engelbert Graswinckel van 5 - - Alternative names: Engelbert Graswinckel van Maesland; Engelbrecht Graswinckel van Maesland
Gender: male
Maes, Niclays, fl. 1580 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Ronsen
Gender: male
Maes, Pieter, fl. 1631 1 - - Titles or roles: Elder of the Dutch Reformed Church in Sandwich
Gender: male
Maestertius, J., fl. 1639 - 1 - Gender: male
Maffei, Raffaello 7 5 - Titles or roles: From interested in Etruscan history
Gender: male
M., A., fl. 1658 1 - - Alternative names: A. M.
Gender: unknown
Magalotti, fl. 1673 - 1 - Titles or roles: Maréchal de camp (field marshal) of the army of the French king ('du Roy tres Chrestien')
Gender: male
Magalotti, Lorenzo, 1637-1712 12 3 1 Alternative names: Magalotti, Laurentius
Titles or roles: Italian philosopher, author, diplomat and poet
Gender: male
Magdeburg, Hiob, 1518-1595 1 - - Alternative names: Jobus Magdeburger
Titles or roles: German theologian, educator, cartographer, and humanist
Gender: male
Magee, William, 1766-1831 - - 1 Titles or roles: Archbishop of Dublin in the Church of Ireland; theologian
Gender: male
Magerus, Petrus, 1609-1653 - 1 - Titles or roles: Preacher in Brielsche Nieuweland
Gender: male
Maghee, T., fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: agent for Francis Turner (1637-1700) when dean of Windsor
Gender: male
Magini, Giovanni Antonio, 1555-1617 48 70 - Alternative names: Maginus
Titles or roles: Italian astronomer, cartographer, and mathematician
Gender: male
Magiotti, Raffaello, 1597-1656 5 2 1 Alternative names: Maggiotti
Titles or roles: mathematician; physicist
Gender: male
Magirus, David, 1566-1635 2 - 2 Alternative names: Magir, David; Mageirus, David
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Magirus, Joannes, fl. 1640 - 2 - Alternative names: Magirus, John
Gender: male
Magirus, Johannes, 1615-1697 1 - - Titles or roles: Town physician in Zebst
Gender: male
Magirus, Johannes, 1560-1626 - - 1 Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Magirus, Tobias, 1586-1652 - - 1 Titles or roles: Philosopher
Gender: male
Magliabechi, Antonio, 1633-1714 12 64 1 Alternative names: Magliabecchi; Signor Magliabechi
Titles or roles: Italian scholar and bibliophile
Gender: male
Magnani, Pietro, fl. 1612 1 - - Titles or roles: writing to Magini from Parma, 1612
Gender: male
Magnen, Jean Chrysostôme 1 - - Alternative names: Giovanni Chrisostomo Magni; Johann Chrisostom Magnenus
Titles or roles: French physician and atomist
Gender: male
Magni, Cornelio, 1638-1692 2 - - Titles or roles: Traveller
Gender: male
Magni, Giovanni, fl. 1606 11 1 - Alternative names: G. Magno
Titles or roles: secretary to the Gonzaga family; ambassador for the Duke of Mantua in Rome
Gender: male
Magni, Valeriano, 1586-1661 2 - 11 Alternative names: Magnus, Valerianus; Magni, Massimiliano; Maximiliano; Maximilianus; Valerian; Valérien
Titles or roles: Capuchin friar (from 1602); papal diplomat in Central Europe; philosopher
Gender: male
Magnus, Simon, fl. 1574-1595 - 3 - Titles or roles: In the household of Martin de Azpilcueta
Gender: male
Magri, Domenico, 1604-1672 6 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of theology and oriental languages in Rome, canon in Viterbo
Gender: male
Magy, Jean, fl. 1633-1634 - 2 - Titles or roles: French merchant in Cairo
Gender: male
Mahieu, P., fl. 1586 1 - - Alternative names: P Mahieu
Titles or roles: Clerk of the Magistrates of the town of Ostend
Gender: male
Maichel, Daniel, 1693-1675 1 - - Titles or roles: Born Stuttgart; studied, Tübingen
Gender: male
Maicler, Georg Konrad, 1574-1647 11 - 35 Titles or roles: Latin poet; theologian; pastor in Tellbach at Cannstatt
Gender: male
Maidstone, an elder of the Dutch Reformed Church in, fl. 1581 1 - - Gender: male
Maidstone, John, fl. 1629 1 - - Titles or roles: son of John Maidstone and Anne Clopton, sister of Thomasine Winthrop (née Clopton)
Gender: male
Maidstone, mayor of, fl. 1798 1 - - Alternative names: Mayor of Maidstone, Kent
Gender: male
Maiella, Carolus, fl. 1729 1 - - Gender: male
Maier, Michael, 1568-1622 - - 1 Titles or roles: German physician and counsellor to Rudolf II Habsburg, alchemist, epigramist, amateur composer.
Gender: male
Maignan, Emmanuel, 1601-1676 4 - 3 Alternative names: Emmanuel Magnanus; Emanuel Maignan; le Père Maignan
Titles or roles: French physicist and Catholic theologian; Minim friar (from 1619)
Gender: male
Maijken, fl. 1561 - 1 - Alternative names: Mayken
Gender: female
Maimbourg, Théodore, d.1694 2 1 - Alternative names: Maimbourg, Theodore
Titles or roles: seigneur de Plairville
Gender: male
Mainwaring, Philip (Sir), 1589-1661 1 - - Alternative names: Mainwaringe
Titles or roles: Secretary for Ireland; government official
Gender: male
Mainwaring, Thomas (Sir), 1623-1689 1 - - Titles or roles: first Baronet; of Over Peover and Baddeley, Cheshire
Gender: male
Maior, Georg, 1502-1574 1 - 1 Alternative names: Georgius Maior
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Maior, Johannes, 1533-1600 5 1 - Alternative names: Major, Johannes
Titles or roles: Professor of theology at Wittenberg; poet
Gender: male
Mairan, Jean Jacques d'Ortous de, 1678-1771 1 - - Alternative names: Jean-Jacques Dortous de Mairan
Titles or roles: Physicist; mathematician; secretary to the Paris Royal Academy of Sciences (1741-3)
Gender: male
Maire, Cornelius, fl. 1632 2 - - Gender: male
Mairhofer, Mathieu, 1549-1641 - 2 - Alternative names: Mathias Mayrhoffer; Mathias Mayrhofer; Matthias Mayrhofer; Matthias Mairhofer
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Mair, Johann, 1614-1656 14 - 2 Alternative names: Johannes Mayer
Gender: male
Maisch, Georg, fl. 1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Johann Valentin Andreä in Tübingen
Gender: male
Maisonblanche, fl. 1642 - 1 - Gender: male
Maisonneuve, Pierre Perponcher de, fl. 1638 1 - - Titles or roles: French captain in the service of the States ('in dienst der Staten')
Gender: male
Maissy, Francis (Captain), fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: prisoner in the Fleet
Gender: male
Maitland, Alexander, 1728-1820 - - 4 Alternative names: The General [nickname]; Hon. Sir Alexander Maitland, 1st Bt
Gender: male
Maitland, Alexander Charles, 1755-1848 - - 1 Gender: male
Maitland, Anne, d.1671 - 1 - Alternative names: Lady Lauderdale; née Lady Anne Home
Titles or roles: wife of John Maitland, duke of Lauderdale (1616-82); Lady Anne Home; second daughter of Alexander Home, first earl of Home
Gender: female
Maitland, Augustus, d.1799 - - 4 Gender: male
Maitland, Charlotte, 1768-1853 - - 6 Alternative names: Vesta [nickname]; the nuns [nickname, with sister Penelope]
Gender: female
Maitland, Frederick, 1763-1848 - - 2 Titles or roles: Son of Alexander Maitland and Penelope (née Madan)
Gender: male
Maitland, J. G., fl. 1620 - 1 - Alternative names: J. G. Maitland
Gender: male
Maitland, John, 1616-1682 10 1 - Alternative names: Lord Lauderdale
Titles or roles: duke of Lauderdale; politician
Gender: male
Maitland, John, 1537-1595 1 2 - Alternative names: Metellanus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Lord Chancellor of Scotland
Gender: male
Maitland, Penelope, 1730-1805 24 - - Alternative names: née Madan; l'Abbese [pseud.]; L'Abbesse [pseud.]
Titles or roles: Daughter of Judith Madan, née Cowper (1702–81) and Colonel Martin Madan
Gender: female
Maitland, Penelope, 1759-1846 1 - 5 Alternative names: Vitula [nickname]; the nuns [nickname, with sister Charlotte]
Gender: female
Maittaire, Michael, 1668-1747 21 1 - Titles or roles: classical scholar; typographer
Gender: male
Maittaire, Michael, 1668-1747 1 1 - Alternative names: Mattaire, Michael
Titles or roles: classical scholar and typographer
Gender: male
Maius, Thomas - - 1 Gender: male
Majesty, Your - 1 - Alternative names: Your Majesty; Unidentified British king or queen
Gender: male
Majorbanks, George, 1725 or before-1778 or after 2 - - Titles or roles: graduated from Aberdeen; listed as member of the Medical Society of Edinburgh, January 1743–4
Gender: male
Major, Johann Daniel, 1634-1693 2 9 5 Titles or roles: German professor of theoretical medicine, University of Kiel, 1665; naturalist and collector; physician, Hamburg
Gender: male
Major, Johannes, 1564-1654 - - 1 Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Major, Mary, fl. 1652 1 - - Alternative names: née Gore
Gender: female
Makin, Bathsua, 1600-1675 or after 1 2 - Alternative names: née Reginald
Titles or roles: Daughter of Henry Reginald (d.1635); sister-in-law of John Pell; scholar and teacher; tutor to Elizabeth of Bohemia
Gender: female
Makius, Johann Christian, fl. 1669 - - 12 Titles or roles: Physician in Schneeberg
Gender: male
Makreel, Dirck, fl. 1687 - 1 - Gender: male
Malacarne, Vincenzo, 1744-1816 - 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of anatomy and surgery, Turin
Gender: male
Malapert, Guido, fl. 1597 2 - - Gender: male
Malapert, Maria, fl. 1669 1 1 - Alternative names: Mademoiselle
Titles or roles: Roman Catholic; from Bergen; correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: female
Malaval, François, 1627-1719 2 - - Titles or roles: Author, philosopher, mystic, theologian
Gender: male
Malbranch (Mr) - - 2 Titles or roles: Priest of the orators
Gender: male
Malby, Nicholas (Sir), 1530-1584 - - 1 Titles or roles: English soldier; Lord President of Connaught from 1579-81
Gender: male
Malby, Thomasine (Lady), fl. 1579 - 1 - Alternative names: née Lamb
Titles or roles: wife of Sir Nicholas Malby (c. 1530-84); daughter of Robert Lamb of Leeds
Gender: female
Malcolm, Alexander, fl. 1691 - 1 - Titles or roles: prebendary of Edinburgh; acquaintance of John Paterson (1632-1708)
Gender: male
Malcolm, James Peller, 1767-1815 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; topographical draughtsman
Gender: male
Malden, Benjamin (fl. 1668-87) 4 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Ramsbury, Wiltshire, 1680; rector of Sundridge, Kent, 1685; husband of Deborah Malden
Gender: male
Malden, Deborah, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of Benjamin Malden
Gender: female
Maldonado, Diego, fl. 1581 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary of the Spanish Embassy in France
Gender: male
Maldonado, Juan, 1485-1554 - 1 - Titles or roles: Erasmian humanist and cleric; at Burgos
Gender: male
Malebranche, Nicolas, 1638-1715 7 2 - Titles or roles: French priest; philosopher
Gender: male
Malecare, Elisabeth de, fl. 1692 - 2 - Alternative names: Madame sa femme
Titles or roles: Wife of Jean Claude.
Gender: female
Malen, Michel de, fl. 1572 - 1 - Alternative names: Michel vander Malen
Titles or roles: abbé de Ninove
Gender: male
Maleo, Mariano de, fl. 1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Mariano de Maleo
Titles or roles: A Jewish contact of Serrarius
Gender: male
Malhier (Monsieur) - 1 - Alternative names: Malhier, François; Malhier, Francois
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Malines, Gerardus de, fl. 1595 1 - - Gender: male
Mallacke, W., d.1693 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1658
Gender: male
Mallemans de Messanges, Claude, 1653-1723 1 - - Alternative names: Claude Mallemant de Messanges
Gender: male
Mallet, David, 1705-1765 - - 1 Alternative names: Malloch
Titles or roles: Scottish dramatist; author of 'Life of Bacon' (London, 1740)
Gender: male
Mallet, John, fl. 1674 - 1 - Gender: male
Mallet, John (Sir), 1623-1686 4 9 - Titles or roles: Politician; MP and recorder for Bridgewater, Somerset; son of Sir Thomas Mallet; knighted 1665
Gender: male
Mallinckrodt, Bernhard von, 1591-1664 2 - - Alternative names: Bernard von Malinkrot
Titles or roles: Dean (Domdechant) of Münster cathedral, bibliophile, Catholic convert
Gender: male
Mallock, fl. 1762 - - 1 Gender: male
Mallory, Edmund (fl. 1675) 1 - - Gender: male
Malne, de, fl. 1683 1 - - Alternative names: De Malne
Gender: male
Malnoë, Daniel de, fl. 1687 - 1 - Alternative names: Daniel de Malnoe
Titles or roles: Advocate at the Parlement of Paris
Gender: male
Maloet, R. P., 1695-1742 3 - - Gender: male
Malone, Catherine (Miss), 1747-1831 - 1 - Gender: female
Malone, Catherine (Mrs), fl. 1764 2 - - Alternative names: née Collier
Gender: female
Malone ? (cousin of Michael Malone), fl. 1752 - 1 - Titles or roles: cousin of Michael Malone (fl. 1752)
Gender: unknown
Malone, Edmond, 1741-1812 3 367 - Alternative names: Edmond Malone, junior
Titles or roles: literary scholar and biographer; son of Edmund Malone (1704-1774)
Gender: male
Malone, Edmund, 1704-1774 1 5 - Alternative names: Edmund Malone, senior; Edmond Malone
Titles or roles: barrister and politician
Gender: male
Malone, Henrietta, 1745-1824 - 3 - Alternative names: aka 'Harriet'; aka 'Hattie'; Malone, Harriet (Mademoiselle)
Titles or roles: sister of Edmond Malone (1741-1812)
Gender: female
Malone, M., fl. 1789 - 1 - Gender: male
Malone, Michael, fl. 1752 1 - - Gender: male
Malone, Richard, 1738-1816 4 - - Titles or roles: Baron Sunderlin, 1785; Baron Sunderlin of Baronstonin, 1797
Gender: male
Malone, William, 1586-1656 9 1 - Alternative names: Browne; W. B.
Titles or roles: Jesuit; religious controversialist
Gender: male
Malpas, Rembert de, fl. 1568 - 1 - Titles or roles: maître d’hôtel to Antoine Perrenot, Cardinal Granvelle
Gender: male
Malpighi, Marcello, 1628-1694 31 34 2 Titles or roles: Italian doctor
Gender: male
Maltrait, Claude, 1621-1674 2 - - Alternative names: Maltret, Maltres
Titles or roles: Jesuit, published works of Procopius, classical scholar, rector of the College of Montauban
Gender: male
Maluenda, Pedro de - 1 - Alternative names: Pedro de Malvenda; Pedro de Maluenda; de Maluenda, Pedro
Titles or roles: Pupil of Juan Luis Vives; sent by Charles V to the Council of Trent
Gender: male
Mamachi, Tommaso Maria, 1713-1792 1 - - Titles or roles: Dominican scholar; from Chios, Greece, but maybe of French origin; librarian of the Casanatense library; lecturer in physics, Sapienza, Rome; defender of the New Science; believer in witchcraft
Gender: male
Manasserius, Johannes, fl. 1643 - - 1 Alternative names: Johann Meissner
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Abraham von Franckenberg
Gender: male
Manassi, fl. 1579 - 1 - Gender: male
Manaton, Robert, fl. 1728 1 - - Gender: male
Manby, John (Dr), d.1671 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Cottenham
Gender: male
Mancinus, Leopold, 1606-1673 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, author, preacher to the Elector of Bavaria
Gender: male
Mancinus, Thomas, fl. 1605-1607 - 2 - Gender: male
Man, Claeys, fl. 1599 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Mancurti, Francesco Maria, 1689-1754 - 2 - Titles or roles: Antiquary from Imola; author of a life of Crescimbeni
Gender: male
Mandelli, Fortunato, 1728-1777 1 - - Titles or roles: Venetian Camaldolese; historian, theologian, and philologist
Gender: male
Manderbuchius, Johannes, fl. 1633 1 - - Titles or roles: Herborn, Synod of
Gender: male
Mander, Roger, 1649-1704 7 2 1 Titles or roles: master of Balliol College; vice-chancellor of Oxford University
Gender: male
Manderscheid-Blankenheim, Anna Louisa, 1654-1692 3 - - Titles or roles: third wife of Maurice Henry, Prince of Nassau-Hadamar (1626–1679)
Gender: female
Manderscheid-Blankenheim, Anna Louise von, d.1692 4 1 - Alternative names: Anna Louise von Manderscheid-Blankenheim
Gender: female
Mandeville, Anne (Viscountess), d.1698 1 - - Alternative names: probably née Yelverton
Titles or roles: probably the wife of Robert Montagu, third earl of Manchester (1634-1683)
Gender: female
Manenti, Giovanni Maria, fl. 1790-1803 - 1 - Gender: male
Manerbio, Aderbal, fl. 1605 2 2 - Titles or roles: Duke of Mantua's Resident at Prague
Gender: male
Manetti, Saverio, 1723-1785 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physician, botanist, and ornithologist; from Florence; author of medical and agrarian works
Gender: male
Manfredi, Antonio Maria, fl. 1677 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Manfredi, Gabriele, 1681-1761 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Physician; professor of mathematics, University of Bologna
Gender: male
Manfredini, Federico, fl. 1750-1770 - 1 - Gender: male
Manget, Jean-Jacques, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: tutor to the Dohna family children
Gender: male
Mangey (Dr), fl. 1720 - - 1 Gender: male
Mangold, Matthias, 1650-1719 1 1 - Titles or roles: Theologian; of Basel; amateur portrait painter
Gender: male
Manini, Giuseppe, fl. 1780-1788 - 1 - Titles or roles: Author of a work of Catholic theology
Gender: male
Manley, Roger (Sir), d.1687 1 - - Alternative names: Manly, Roger
Titles or roles: army officer and historian
Gender: male
Manmaker, Adriaan, b.1579 10 - - Titles or roles: statesman; jurist
Gender: male
Manmaker, Charles van, 1621-1689 - 2 - Alternative names: Charles van Manmaker; heer van Hofwegen
Titles or roles: Colonel; governor of Bergen-op-Zoom; heer van Hoffwegen
Gender: male
Mannagetta, Wilhelm, 1588-1666 - 1 2 Alternative names: Johann Wilhelm Mannagetta; Johann Wilhelm Managetta
Titles or roles: Doctor of Medicine.; Court physician and mathematician, Vienna; rector of the University of Vienna; court historian to Emperor Leopold
Gender: male
Manners, Edward, 1549-1587 1 3 - Titles or roles: third earl of Rutland; magnate
Gender: male
Manners, Francis, 1578-1632 1 - - Titles or roles: sixth earl of Rutland; nobleman
Gender: male
Manners, George (Sir), 1569-1623 - 1 - Titles or roles: MP of Nottingham (1589) and Derbyshire (1593); of Haddon Hall, Derbyshire and Uffington, Lincolnshire; son of John Manners of Haddon Hall and Dorothy Vernon
Gender: male
Manners, John, 1604-1679 1 - - Titles or roles: eighth earl of Rutland; politician
Gender: male
Manners, John (Sir), 1535-1611 2 6 - Titles or roles: John Manners of Haddon Hall
Gender: male
Manners, Roger, 1576-1612 2 - - Titles or roles: Fifth earl of Rutland; lord lieutenant of Lincolnshire
Gender: male
Mann, Horace (Sir), 1706-1786 - 1 4 Alternative names: Sir Horatio Mann
Titles or roles: Diplomat; British resident in Florence
Gender: male
Manning, Catherine (Mrs), fl. 1801-1802 1 2 - Alternative names: née Peacock, Catharine
Titles or roles: wife of Owen Manning (1721-1801)
Gender: female
Manning, Hannah, fl. until 1690 1 - - Alternative names: Mannyng
Titles or roles: widow of Mr Manning, housekeeper at Lambeth
Gender: female
Manning, Jane (Miss), fl. 1801-1802 6 1 - Titles or roles: almost certainly the daughter of Owen Manning (1721-1801)
Gender: female
Manning, Leonard, fl. 1683 1 - - Titles or roles: his Majesty's planter in the New Forest
Gender: male
Manning, Matthew, fl. 1748 1 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Manning (Mr), fl. 1678 1 - - Titles or roles: Housekeeper at Lambeth Palace under Archbishops Juxon and Sheldon
Gender: male
Manning, Owen (Reverend), 1721-1801 63 36 - Titles or roles: county historian and Old English scholar; F.R.S.; F.S.A.
Gender: male
Manriqeuz, Thomas, fl. 1574 - 1 - Titles or roles: Master of the holy palace
Gender: male
Manrique de Lara, Rodrigo, fl. 1533 1 - - Alternative names: Rodrigo Manrique de Lara
Titles or roles: Son of Alonso Manrique de Lara y Solís
Gender: male
Manrique de Lara y Solís, Alonso, 1471-1538 - 1 2 Alternative names: Alonso Manrique de Lara y Solís
Titles or roles: Archbishop of Seville, 1523–38; Inquisitor General, 1523–38
Gender: male
Manriquez, Ludovico, fl. 1579 - 1 - Alternative names: Manriquez, Lud.
Gender: male
Mansel, Bussy, 1623-1699 1 - - Alternative names: Mansell
Titles or roles: soldier and politician; commander-in-chief of the Forces in Glamorgan, Wales; of Briton Ferry, Glamorgan
Gender: male
Mansel, Edward (Sir), 1637-1706 - 2 - Alternative names: Mansell
Titles or roles: fourth baronet, of Margam Abbey, Glamorgan; MP for Glamorgan until 1689; High Sheriff of Glamorgan
Gender: male
Mansell, Francis, 1579-1665 - - 2 Titles or roles: principal of Jesus College, Oxford
Gender: male
Mansell, Francis (Captain), fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Mansell, M., fl. 1698 2 - - Gender: male
Mansell, Robert, 1570-1652 - - 1 Alternative names: Mansfeild; Mansfield; Mansfeld
Titles or roles: Naval officer and administrator
Gender: male
Mansel, William Lort, 1753-1820 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Bristol, 1808; college head
Gender: male
Mansfeld, Christian Friedrich von, 1615-1666 - - 1 Alternative names: Manßfeld, Christianus Friedericus in
Gender: male
Manson (Dr), fl. 1582 - - 1 Titles or roles: seriously ill, 1582
Gender: male
Mantaeus, Francis, fl. 1615 2 - - Alternative names: Mantaeus, Franciscus
Gender: male
Manteau van Dalem, Pieter, 1607-1688 - 1 - Alternative names: Pietre
Titles or roles: Engineer; alderman ('schepen') of Tholen
Gender: male
Manton, Thomas (Dr), 1620-1677 1 1 1 Titles or roles: nonconformist minister; rector of St Paul's, Covent Garden
Gender: male
Mantova Benavides, Marco, 1489-1582 1 - - Alternative names: Benavidio, Marco da Mantova
Titles or roles: Scholar, based in Padua
Gender: male
Mantovani, fl. 1760-1830 - - 1 Titles or roles: Italian apothecary
Gender: male
Manuce, Aldes, fl. 1579 - 2 - Alternative names: Aldes Manuce; Aldus Manutius
Titles or roles: Elder son of Paul Manuce (d. 1574)
Gender: male
Manuel António of Portugal, 1600-1666 8 1 - Alternative names: Manuel António van Portugal; Manuel Antonio van Portugal
Titles or roles: Prince of Portugal
Gender: male
Manuell, David, 1624-1726 1 - - Titles or roles: Poet; of Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, Wales
Gender: male
Manutius, Aldus, the Elder, 1449-1515 - - 1 Alternative names: Aldus Pius Manutius; Manuzio, Aldo
Gender: male
Manuzio, Paolo, 1512-1574 - 7 1 Alternative names: Paulus Manutius; Paul Manuce
Titles or roles: Ventian printer
Gender: male
Manwaring, Eleanor (Mrs), fl. 1637 - 1 - Alternative names: Elilner Maynwaring
Titles or roles: Cousin and goddaughter of Robert Manwaring
Gender: female
Manwaring, Mary (Lady), 1597-1668 2 2 - Titles or roles: Daughter of Sir William Forster of Aldermaston; married 1) Sir Edward Stafford, 1610; 2) John Hamlyn, 1624; 3) Sir Thomas Manwaring, 1634; 4) Elias Ashmole, 1649
Gender: female
Manwaring, Robert, fl. 1637 1 - - Gender: male
Maçon, Robert le, 1535-1611 - 14 - Alternative names: de la Fontaine
Titles or roles: Reformed minister
Gender: male
Mapletoft, Edmund, d.1652 2 - - Titles or roles: sizar 1611
Gender: male
Mapletoft, John, 1631-1721 2 - - Titles or roles: physician; Church of England clergyman; D.D.
Gender: male
Mapletoft, Robert, 1609-1677 2 1 - Titles or roles: dean of Ely, from 1667; college head (Pembroke College, Cambridge)
Gender: male
Maplett (Mr) - - 1 Gender: male
Map, Walter, 1137-1210 - - 1 Alternative names: Mahap; Mapes
Titles or roles: royal clerk, raconteur, and satirist
Gender: male
Maracci, Ludovico, 1612-1700 2 1 - Alternative names: Luigi Maracci
Titles or roles: Italian Oriental scholar; professor of Arabic, Università di Roma La Sapienza, c.1656–c.1700
Gender: male
Marais, Mathieu, 1664-1737 17 12 - Titles or roles: Lawyer in Paris; writer
Gender: male
Marazzani Visconti, Claudio, fl. 1660 1 - - Titles or roles: Monsignor, poet
Gender: male
Marbeck, Roger, fl. 1603 1 - - Gender: male
Marc, de la - 1 - Alternative names: Monsieur De la Marc
Titles or roles: In The Hague.
Gender: male
Marcel, Claude, d.1667 - 1 - Titles or roles: sieur de Bouqueval; conseiller au Grand Conseil (from 1612)
Gender: male
Marcellius, Henricus, 1593-1664 2 - 2 Alternative names: Henricus Marcellius Huechtens; Henricus Marcelli; Henri Marcellius; Enrico Marcellio
Titles or roles: Jesuit, theologian
Gender: male
Marchantius, Jacobus, 1537-1609 1 - - Alternative names: Jaques Marchant; Jacobus Marchantus
Titles or roles: Flemish historian and poet, from Nieuwpoort; father of Franciscus Marchantius
Gender: male
March, Elizabeth, fl. 1634-1647 3 1 - Gender: female
Marchese, Antonius, fl. 1727 1 - - Alternative names: Possibly Antoninus Mongitor (1663-1743)
Gender: male
Marchetti, Alessandro, 1633-1714 - 3 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician from Pisa; poet
Gender: male
Marchiennes, Abbot of, fl. 1572 - 1 - Alternative names: Abbé De Marchiennes
Gender: male
Marchington, William, fl. 1558-1560 1 - - Titles or roles: Servant to Bess of Hardwick at Chatsworth
Gender: male
March, John, 1640-1692 6 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; scholar
Gender: male
Marchtaler, Veit von, 1612-1676 - - 17 Alternative names: Veit von Marchtaler
Gender: male
Marci Alberts, Jacobus, fl. 1668-1681 - 7 - Titles or roles: Barber-surgeon
Gender: male
Marciano, Lorenzo di 1 - - Gender: male
Marci, Cornelius, 1594-1646 - - 9 Titles or roles: Theologian; pastor
Gender: male
Marci, Jakob, fl. 1639 - - 2 Titles or roles: Printer in Leiden?
Gender: male
Marci, Johann Cornelius, d.1690 1 - - Gender: male
Marci, Johannes Marcus, 1595-1667 40 - 6 Alternative names: Jan Marek Marci; Jan Marcus Marci of Kronland
Titles or roles: Bohemian physician, rector of the University of Prague
Gender: male
Marcilly, Pierre Salbert de, fl. 1684-1688 1 2 - Alternative names: Marsilly
Titles or roles: in the service of the States General; in Surinam, 1683; stationed in Maastricht,1688
Gender: male
Marck, Érard de la, 1472-1538 - 1 1 Alternative names: Erardo de la Marca; Erardo A Marca; Erhard von der Mark; Érard de La Marck
Titles or roles: Bishop of Liège; cardinal-priest of San Crisogono; administrator of Valencia
Gender: male
Marcombes, Isaac, 1605-1665 - 2 - Titles or roles: French Huguenot; domicile in Geneva; tutor to Robert Boyle
Gender: male
Marcombes, Louise, fl. 1675 - 1 - Titles or roles: dame de compagnie of the comtesse de Dohna
Gender: female
Marconnet, Abraham, b.1617 1 - 21 Titles or roles: Jurist
Gender: male
Marcus (Dr), fl. 1580 - - 1 Gender: male
Marcus, Jacob, fl. 1607-1648 - - 1 Alternative names: Marci, Jacob
Titles or roles: Leiden printer
Gender: male
Marcus, John, fl. 1598 1 - 1 Gender: male
Mareschal, Jean, fl. 1566-1586 - 2 - Alternative names: Jehan Mareschal
Titles or roles: Bookseller in Heidelberg and Lyon
Gender: male
Maresch, Gheraerdt, fl. 1584 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in London
Gender: male
Marescoe, Mr, fl. 1661 - - 2 Titles or roles: Lawyer; acquaintance of Samuel Hartlib, junior
Gender: male
Marescot, Michel, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
Maretus (Dr), fl. 1575 - - 1 Gender: male
Margaret of Austria, 1480-1530 - 1 - Alternative names: Margarete von Österreich
Titles or roles: Princess of Asturias and Duchess of Savoy; Governor of the Habsburg Netherlands
Gender: female
Margaret of Parma, 1522-1586 - 1 - Alternative names: Margaret of Austria
Titles or roles: Duchess of Austria, Parma, and Placentia; Governor of the Netherlands; illegitimate daughter of Charles V and Johanna Maria van der Gheynst; wife of, first, Alessandro de'Medici, and, secondly, Ottavio Farnese, Duke of Parma
Gender: female
Margetson, James (Dr), 1600-1678 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland archbishop of Armagh (1633-78)
Gender: male
Margetson (Mrs), fl. 1684-1685 - 4 - Gender: female
Margetts, Arthur, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: formerly in the service of the bishop of Salisbury
Gender: male
Maria Amalia of Saxony, 1724-1760 - - 1 Alternative names: Maria Amalia di Sassonia
Titles or roles: Queen of Naples
Gender: female
Maria Anna, Holy Roman Empress, 1606-1646 - 1 7 Alternative names: Queen of Hungary; Maria Anna of Spain
Titles or roles: Daughter of Philip III of Spain and Margaret of Austria; consort to Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor; Holy Roman Empress and Queen of Hungary and Bohemia
Gender: female
Maria Johanna, Pfalz-Birkenfeld-Bischweiler (Pfalzgräfin), 1612-1665 - - 1 Alternative names: Leuchtenberg, Maria Johanna von; Helfenstein-Wiesensteig, Maria Johanna von
Titles or roles: Countess Palatine
Gender: female
Maria Josepha of Austria, 1699-1757 - - 1 Titles or roles: Queen Consort of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Gender: female
Maria of Austria, 1528-1603 - - 1 Titles or roles: Archduchess of Austria; daughter of Charles V and Isabella of Portugal; brother of Philip II; wife of Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian II
Gender: male
Mariasz de Marcusfalva, Johannes, fl. 1649 - 1 1 Alternative names: Jan Mariássy de Marcusfalva
Gender: male
Maricourt, Pierre de, fl. 1269 - - 1 Alternative names: Peregrinus, Petrus; Peregrini
Titles or roles: Author of a tract on perpetual motion; French scholar of magnetism
Gender: male
Marie, J., fl. 1586 1 - - Alternative names: J Marie
Titles or roles: Member of the Walloon Church in London
Gender: male
Marie, Nathaniel, 1577-1642 2 - - Titles or roles: Reformed minister; third pastor of the French church of London, 1601
Gender: male
Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche, 1717-1780 - 1 - Alternative names: Maria Theresia Walburga Amalia Christina von Habsburg
Titles or roles: wife of François-Étienne de Lorraine
Gender: female
Mari, Gioseffo, 1730-1807 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit mathematician; from Mantua; engineer
Gender: male
Marigny, D. de, fl. 1645-1649 2 - - Alternative names: le Lion; Margnie
Gender: female
Marin, Charles, d.1651 346 125 - Gender: male
Marine, Michelange P., 1697-1767 2 - - Alternative names: Marin, Michel-Ange
Titles or roles: professeur des Minimes
Gender: male
Marini, Nicolo, fl. 1591 2 - - Gender: male
Marinoni, Giovanni Giacomo, 1676-1755 1 - - Alternative names: Johann Jakob Marinoni; Giovanni Jacopo de Marinoni
Titles or roles: Mathematician and astronomer; from Udine; resident in Vienna; cartographer and engineer
Gender: male
Mario, Johannes Hendrik de, fl. 1650 1 - - Gender: male
Mariotte, Edme, 1620-1684 2 - - Alternative names: Mariotte, Edmé
Titles or roles: French physicist; Catholic priest
Gender: male
Mariotti, Annibale, 1738-1801 - 2 - Titles or roles: Physician, poet and art critic; from Perugia; Jacobin
Gender: male
Marius, Leonard, 1588-1652 2 - - Alternative names: Leonhard Marius; L. Maris
Titles or roles: Jesuit, popular priest, theologian, professor
Gender: male
Marjoribanks, fl. 1692 1 - - Titles or roles: representative of the English merchants at Danzig
Gender: male
Markham, Abraham, b.1656 1 - - Titles or roles: nephew of orientalist Dudley Loftus (1618-95)
Gender: male
Markham, Jack, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Markham, Mary, fl. 1608 1 - - Titles or roles: mother of William, Markham, a gentleman servant to Arbella Stuart
Gender: female
Markham (Mr), fl. 1743 - 1 - Titles or roles: apothecary
Gender: male
Markham, Samuel, 1723-1797 1 - - Titles or roles: canon of Rochester
Gender: male
Markland, Jeremiah, 1693-1776 6 - - Titles or roles: classical scholar
Gender: male
Markwart, Jean Jacques, fl. 1644 1 - - Gender: male
Marlorat, Augustin, 1506-1562 - - 1 Alternative names: Marlo.; Marlorat Du Pasquier; Marloratus, Augustinus
Titles or roles: French Protestant reformer
Gender: male
Marmet - 1 - Gender: male
Marne, Claude, d.1610 1 1 - Alternative names: Claudius Marnius; Claude De Marne
Titles or roles: Printer
Gender: male
Marnix, Filips van, 1540-1598 5 - - Alternative names: Filips van Marnix van Sint-Aldegonde; Philippe de Marnix; Philips of Marnix
Titles or roles: heer van Sint-Aldegonde; heer van West-Souburg; Flemish and Dutch writer and statesman
Gender: male
Marolles, de, fl. 1654 - 1 - Alternative names: Baron de Marolles
Titles or roles: Governor of Thionville
Gender: male
Marolois, Samuel, 1572-1627 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch mathematician; military engineer
Gender: male
Marot, Daniël, 1661-1752 1 2 - Alternative names: Daniel Marot
Titles or roles: Dutch engraver; architect
Gender: male
Marothi, Georgius, fl. 1738 1 - - Gender: male
Marquez, Cristobal (Don), fl. 1653 - 1 - Gender: male
Marquinius, Joannes, fl. until 1629 1 - - Gender: male
Marquinus, Johannes, d.1599 2 7 - Alternative names: Marcuinus, Joannes
Titles or roles: Minister of the Dutch Church in London (1594–1599)
Gender: male
Marriott, Thomas, fl. 1653-1687 13 5 - Alternative names: Mariet; Mariett; Maryet
Gender: male
Marriott, Thomas, fl. 1637 1 - - Gender: male
Marryat, Thomas, 1730-1792 1 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Marryott, Richard, 1675-1721 1 - - Gender: male
Marsand, Antonio, 1765-1842 - 2 1 Titles or roles: Professor of economics and statistics, Padua; collector of Petrarch's works,; author of the 'Catalogue des mss. italiens des bibliotheques de Paris', 2 vols (1835–38)
Gender: male
Marsden, Robert, 1658-1748 1 - - Gender: male
Marsden, Samuel (Reverend), d.1838 1 - - Titles or roles: second chaplain (C.M.S.) in New South Wales, with charge of religious instuction of convicts
Gender: male
Marsden, Thomas (Reverend), fl. 1662 1 - - Titles or roles: English chaplain, Lisbon
Gender: male
Marsden, William, 1754-1836 1 - - Titles or roles: orientalist; numismatist
Gender: male
Marselaer, Frederik, 1584-1670 1 2 - Alternative names: Frederic de Marselaer; Frederik van Marselaer
Titles or roles: Mayor of Brussels; scholar
Gender: male
Marselis, D. J., fl. 1728 2 - - Gender: male
Marshal, Benjamin (mentioned 1701) - - 2 Titles or roles: student of Arabic with Wallis
Gender: male
Marshall, Benjamin (Reverend) 4 - - Titles or roles: chaplain/secretary to William Lloyd, Bishop of Worcester, 1708
Gender: male
Marshall (Captain), fl. 1790 1 - - Gender: male
Marshall, Charles, 1637-1698 1 - - Titles or roles: Quaker preacher and apothecary
Gender: male
Marshall, Nathaniel, 1680-1730 3 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and religious writer; D.D.
Gender: male
Marshall, Stephen, 1595-1655 - 4 - Alternative names: Marshal, Mr; Marshall, Mr
Titles or roles: preacher in Ipswich
Gender: male
Marshall, Thomas, 1621-1685 13 10 3 Titles or roles: dean of Gloucester and philologist; Saxonist and orientalist; rector of Lincoln College, Oxford; chaplain to the Company of Merchant Adventurers, Rotterdam, 1650, and in Dordrecht, 1656-72
Gender: male
Marshall, Thomas, d.1681 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Sheriff of Lichfield, 1677–8; Bailiff of Lichfield, 1679–80
Gender: male
Marshall, Thomas (Lieutenant Colonel), fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Marsham, Charles, 1777-1845 2 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Romney; politician
Gender: male
Marsham, Jacob (Reverend Hon.), 1760-1840 4 - - Gender: male
Marsham, John (Sir), 1602-1685 1 - - Titles or roles: English politician; lawyer; antiquary; writer on chronology
Gender: male
Marsham (The Hon. Miss), fl. 1796 1 - - Gender: female
Marsham (The Hon. Mrs), 1755-1795 9 - - Gender: female
Marsh, Francis (Dr), 1627-1693 5 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland archbishop of Dublin
Gender: male
Marsh (Mr), fl. 1660 - - 1 Titles or roles: Correspondent of Hartlib and Worthington
Gender: male
Marsh, Narcissus, 1638-1713 77 69 1 Alternative names: Most Revd Narcissus Marsh
Titles or roles: Church of Ireland archbishop of Armagh; archbishop of Cashel
Gender: male
Marsigny, de, fl. 1662 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Marsigny, Jean Charles de, fl. 1668-1671 1 - - Alternative names: Jean de Marsigny
Titles or roles: French chemist; author of 'L'idée de la chiminie pratique' (Paris, 1670) and 'Traitté des elemens chymique, ou est donné aux curieux de l'art, la connoissance des sels, dissolvans, menstrues, fondants et precipitans ... (Rouen, 1671)
Gender: male
Marsili, Luigi Ferdinando, 1658-1730 1 2 - Alternative names: conte Luigi Ferdinando Marsigli; Marsilius
Titles or roles: Italian scholar; natural scientist; soldier
Gender: male
Martel, Jean Pierre, fl. 1660-1670 3 5 - Alternative names: Martel, Jean Pierre de; Jean Pierre de Martel
Titles or roles: Protestant physician in Paris; correspondent of Henry Oldenburg
Gender: male
Martel, Thomas de, 1618-1685 10 3 - Alternative names: Martellus
Titles or roles: physician; member of the Montmor Academy (formally founded 1657)
Gender: male
Marten, Henry, 1601-1680 1 - - Alternative names: Martin, Harry; Marten, Henry (Colonel)
Titles or roles: politician; regicide; son of Sir Henry Marten (c.1561–1641), civil lawyer and judge
Gender: male
Marten, Henry (Sir), 1561-1641 - 1 1 Alternative names: Marten, Sir Henry; Martin, Henry; Martin, Sir Henry
Titles or roles: civil lawyer; judge of the high court of admiralty, 1617; judge of the prerogative court of Canterbury and dean of the arches, 1624; father of Henry Marten (1601/2–1680)
Gender: male
Martens, Christian, fl. 1577 1 - - Alternative names: Christianus Martens; Chr. Martens
Titles or roles: Printer; bookseller
Gender: male
Marten, Simon (the elder), fl. 1634-1656 2 - - Alternative names: Symon Martin
Titles or roles: of Lichfield
Gender: male
Marten, Simon (the younger), fl. 1678-1685 10 9 - Titles or roles: Son of Simon Marten (the elder); proctor, Lichfield, 1678; junior bailiff, Lichfield, 1684–5; fclerk of Ashmole
Gender: male
Martijn, Jan, fl. 1663-1664 2 - - Gender: male
Martinato, Pietro, fl. 1800-1820 - 2 - Titles or roles: Author of 'Dell'anima umana canti cinque di don Pietro Martinato arciprete di Zimella' (Venice, 1816); Catholic priest; from Zimella; author of minor religious works published by Gamba's press, Alvisopoli
Gender: male
Martinaye, de la, fl. 1636-1647 7 - - Titles or roles: Court officer
Gender: male
Martin, Benjamin, fl. 1648-1652 1 1 - Gender: male
Martindale, Adam, 1623-1686 5 3 - Titles or roles: Vicar of Rostherne until 1662; nonconformist minister
Gender: male
Martin, David, 1639-1721 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister (from 1663); author; studied first at the academy of Montauban, and subsequently in Puylaurens; exile in The Hague; pastor at the Walloon Church in Utrecht
Gender: male
Martin, Denetia (Mrs), fl. 1666 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of leaseholder to Dean and Chapter of St Paul's
Gender: female
Martin, Edward, d.1662 - 2 - Alternative names: Marten; Martinus; Martinius
Titles or roles: master of Queens' College, Cambridge, 1631-44, ejected, and reinstated 1660; dean of Ely, 1662
Gender: male
Martin, fl. 1700 - 1 - Gender: male
Martin, George, 1649-1723 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of St Mildred, Poultry, London 1697-1722
Gender: male
Martin, Henry (Sir) - 1 2 Gender: male
Martini, Antonio, fl. 1780-1790 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian Biblical scholar; Archbishop of Florence
Gender: male
Martini, fl. 1652 1 - - Titles or roles: Probably relative of Martino Martini S.J.
Gender: male
Martini, Jakob, 1570-1649 1 - 1 Alternative names: Martinus, Jacobus; Martini, Jacobus; Martin, Jacob; Martin, Jakob
Titles or roles: Theologian; Philosopher
Gender: male
Martini, Martino, 1614-1661 7 - 3 Alternative names: Fra Martino Martini, Martino
Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit and missionary to China; cartographer and historian; student of Kircher in mathematics and astronomy; arrived in China in 1642, departed in 1651, arriving in Rome 1555; in China, 1658; died in China of cholera
Gender: male
Martinitz, Bernhard Ignaz von, 1603-1685 27 2 - Alternative names: Bernard Ignác Martinic
Titles or roles: Burgrave of Bohemia
Gender: male
Martinitz, Maximilian Guidobald, 1664-1733 3 - - Alternative names: Bořita Martinic
Titles or roles: Chancellor, Hofmeister to the Empress Eleonora Magdalena Theresia
Gender: male
Martinius, Aegidius, fl. 1603 1 - - Alternative names: Martini, Aegidius
Gender: male
Martinius, Guilielmus, fl. 1598 2 - - Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Martinius, Matthias, 1572-1630 29 9 - Alternative names: Martini, Matthias; Martinius, Matthew
Titles or roles: Philologist; converted from Lutheranism to Calvinism; German Calvinist theologian and educator; deputy from Bremen at the Synod of Dort
Gender: male
Martin, James, fl. 1638 1 - - Titles or roles: Maltster
Gender: male
Martin, James, fl. 1612-1639 3 - - Alternative names: Aretius, Jacobus
Titles or roles: polyglot poet; supporter of Fludd against Mersenne
Gender: male
Martin, Jo., fl. 1674 1 - - Gender: male
Martin, John, 1619-1693 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Martin, John, fl. 1809 1 - - Gender: male
Martin, John, fl. 1671 - - 2 Alternative names: Martyn
Titles or roles: Printer to the Royal Society
Gender: male
Martin, Martin, d.1718 19 - - Titles or roles: Scottish traveller; author
Gender: male
Martin (Mr), fl. 1699 - - 1 Titles or roles: chaplain to William III
Gender: male
Martin (Mrs), fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: Boudet, J. & Martin; the widow Martin
Titles or roles: bookseller and publisher, Paris
Gender: male
Martin, Nicolas, 1656-1705 2 - - Titles or roles: Corpus Christ College, Oxford
Gender: male
Martin, Nicolas, fl. 1697 - 1 - Gender: male
Martin, Robert, fl. 1633-1642 - - 1 Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Martin, Thomas, fl. 1736-1744 - 2 - Gender: male
Martin, Thomas (Reverend), fl. until 1744 1 - - Alternative names: Martyn, Thomas
Titles or roles: non-juror
Gender: male
Martinus, Franciscus, fl. 1654-1661 2 - 1 Alternative names: Francesco Martini
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Martinus, Johann, fl. 1636-1665 19 - - Titles or roles: in Groningen
Gender: male
Martinus, Mattaeus, 1572-1630 - - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Bremen, 1610-31
Gender: male
Martinus, William, fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Martin, William (Sir), fl. 1636 1 - - Titles or roles: of Woodford, Essex
Gender: male
Martiny, W., fl. 1577 - 3 - Titles or roles: [possibly Magistrat d'Anvers]
Gender: male
Martius, Jeremie, fl. 1570 - 3 - Alternative names: Jeremy Martius
Titles or roles: Doctor of medicine; physician
Gender: male
Marton, Thomas, fl. 1752 - 1 - Gender: male
Martyn, John, 1699-1768 1 - - Alternative names: Martin, John
Titles or roles: Professor of botany, Cambridge, 1732
Gender: male
Marucelli, Giovan Filippo, b.1628 3 - - Titles or roles: Diplomat, classical scholar
Gender: male
Marvell, Andrew, 1621-1678 1 4 - Titles or roles: poet; politician
Gender: male
Marwick, Nat., 1664-1735 2 - - Titles or roles: canon of Wells
Gender: male
Marwitz, Friedrich von der, fl. 1639 - - 1 Gender: male
Marwitz, Zacharias von der, fl. 1639 - - 1 Gender: male
Mary I, Queen of England and Ireland, 1516-1558 1 1 6 Alternative names: Mary Tudor
Titles or roles: Queen of England and Ireland; daughter of Henry VIII (1491–1547) and Katherine of Aragon (1485–1536)
Gender: female
Mary of Modena, Queen consort of James II and VII, 1658-1718 - 1 1 Alternative names: Mary of Modena; née d'Este; Maria Beatrice Anna Margherita Isabella d'Este
Titles or roles: queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland; consort of James II and VII
Gender: female
Mary, Queen consort of Louis XII, 1496-1533 - 1 - Alternative names: Mary Tudor
Titles or roles: Queen dowager of France; consort of Louis XII of France; wife of Charles Brandon, first Duke of Suffolk; daughter of Henry VII, King of England and lord of Ireland (1457-1509); sister of Henry VIII, King of England and Ireland (1491-1547)
Gender: female
Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587 6 2 7 Alternative names: Mary Stewart; Mary Queen of Scots
Titles or roles: Queen of Scots; daughter of James V, king of Scots (1512–42) and Mary of Guise (1515–60)
Gender: female
Mascardi, Nicolò, 1624-1674 6 - - Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit priest and missionary in South America
Gender: male
Mascarenias, Franciscus, fl. 1679 1 - - Alternative names: Francisco de Mascarenhas
Titles or roles: Comes Coculini, Vice-Roy of India, Jesuit?
Gender: male
Masclary, Gaspard de, fl. 1694 1 - - Alternative names: Gaspard de Masclary
Gender: male
Masclef, François, 1663-1728 1 - - Alternative names: Masclef, Francois
Titles or roles: Philologist; Christian hebraist
Gender: male
Mascou, Johann Jacob, 1689-1761 2 - - Alternative names: Mascov, Johann Jacob
Gender: male
Maseres, Francis, 1731-1824 1 2 2 Titles or roles: English lawyer; colonial administrator and author
Gender: male
Masò, Giacomo, 1626-1674 1 - 1 Alternative names: Jacques Maso; Giacomo Masò; Maso, Giacomo
Titles or roles: Italian mathematician; Jesuit interested in military architecture; author of a Cursu Mathematico in Palermo (1661); appears to have been part of Caspar Schott’s Jesuit community in Palermo
Gender: male
Masham, Damaris, 1658-1708 3 - - Alternative names: née Cudworth
Titles or roles: Philosopher and theological writer
Gender: female
Masham, Francis Cudworth, 1686-1731 2 - - Titles or roles: Son of Damaris Cudworth Masham and Francis Masham
Gender: male
Masham, William, fl. 1584 1 - - Alternative names: Masham, Will
Gender: male
Masham, William (Sir), 1592-1656 1 - - Titles or roles: politician
Gender: male
Masius, Joannes, fl. 1574 2 - - Alternative names: J. Maes; Jean Maes
Titles or roles: Printer
Gender: male
Maskelyne, Nevil, 1732-1811 1 5 7 Titles or roles: Astronomer and mathematician
Gender: male
Masle, Michel le, 1587-1662 1 - - Alternative names: LeMasle, Michael
Titles or roles: prieur des Roches; canon and cantor of Notre Dame de Paris (from 1632/33)
Gender: male
Mason, Charles, 1699-1771 5 - - Titles or roles: of Trinity College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Mason, Charles, 1728-1786 - - 1 Titles or roles: English astronomer and mathematician
Gender: male
Mason, Charles (Dr), 1616-1677 2 - - Titles or roles: rector of St Peter-le-Poer; Prebendary, Salisbury cathedral, prebend of Beminster prima, 1671
Gender: male
Mason, Charles, fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: male
Mason, E. (Mrs), fl. 1810 2 - - Gender: female
Mason, Francis, 1565-1621 2 - - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Norfolk; Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Mason, Henry, 1573-1647 1 - 1 Titles or roles: English clergyman and theological writer; chaplain to John King, bishop of London; brother of Francis Mason (c. 1566–1621)
Gender: male
Mason, J. M., fl. until 1812 1 - - Gender: male
Mason, John, 1600-1672 11 2 - Titles or roles: Soldier, magistrate and founder of Windsor, Connecticut
Gender: male
Mason, Matthew, 1657-1714 3 - - Titles or roles: rector of Wakerley
Gender: male
Mason (Mr) - 1 - Gender: male
Mason (Mr), fl. 1631 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of William Speed
Gender: male
Mason, R., fl. 1630 1 - - Titles or roles: in Regensburg, 1630
Gender: male
Mason, Robert, 1589 or before-1662 1 - - Titles or roles: diplomat; lawyer; judge
Gender: male
Mason, Thomas, fl. 1660 1 - - Gender: male
Mason, William, 1724-1797 30 79 67 Titles or roles: Poet; garden designer; rector of Aston, Yorkshire, 1754-97; chaplain to Lord Holderness and George II; corresponded with Horace Walpole
Gender: male
Mason, William Shaw, 1774-1853 2 - - Titles or roles: Irish statistician; bibliographer
Gender: male
Masoyer, Jean-Baptiste 3 - - Alternative names: Deshommeaux
Titles or roles: sieur des Hommeaux; physician
Gender: male
Massa, fl. 1648 - - 2 Gender: male
Massal, Carlo, fl. until 1690 1 1 - Gender: male
Massa, Michele, fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Massey, Edmund, b.1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Junior Sophister at Trinity College, Dublin
Gender: male
Massey, Edward (Colonel and Sir), 1604-1674 6 1 - Alternative names: Massie, Edward
Titles or roles: parliamentarian and royalist army officer
Gender: male
Massey, John, 1651-1715 1 - - Gender: male
Massey, Richard Myddelton, 1678-1743 6 - - Titles or roles: sub-librarian at the Ashmolean Museum, March - November 1700; F.S.A.
Gender: male
Massie, William 1 - - Gender: male
Massimi, Petronilla Paolina, 1663-1726 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian poet; member of the Arcadia
Gender: female
Massingberd, Henry, fl. 1661 - - 1 Titles or roles: of Gunby, Lincolnshire
Gender: male
Massingberd, Peregrine Langton, 1780-1856 2 - - Alternative names: Langton (formerly); husband (married 1802) of Elizabeth Mary Anne Massingberd, heir of Henry Massigberd; son of Bennet Langton and Mary, Dowager countess of Rothes; brother of George Langton
Titles or roles: diarist
Gender: male
Massolini, Alberti, fl. until 1751 1 - - Gender: male
Massol, Pierre 2 - - Titles or roles: Magistrate in Dijon
Gender: male
Masson, Henrie, fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: male
Massonio, Lorenzo 1 - - Alternative names: Laurentius Massonius
Titles or roles: Jesuit in the East Indies
Gender: male
Masson, Jean, 1680-1750 2 - - Alternative names: Masson, John
Titles or roles: French protestant divine
Gender: male
Masson, John, fl. 1702-1703 6 - - Gender: male
Massy, Thomas, fl. 1671 1 - - Gender: male
Master Clarke, fl. 1580-1581 - 2 - Titles or roles: Correspondant of Bess of Hardwick
Gender: male
Master, Edward (Sir), fl. 1683 1 - - Gender: male
Master, John (Reverend), fl. 1795 1 - - Gender: male
Master, Robert, 1619-1688 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Griston, Norfolk
Gender: male
Masters, Joseph, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: clerk; prisoner
Gender: male
Masters, Joseph, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Masters, Mary (Mrs), d.1759 2 - - Gender: female
Masters, Robert (Reverend), 1713-1798 38 2 - Alternative names: Master
Titles or roles: historian; F.S.A.
Gender: male
Masters, Robert (Reverend) (fl. 1685-86) 1 - - Gender: male
Masters, Samuel, fl. 1674 1 1 1 Gender: male
Masy, Henrie (Reverend), fl. 1642-1648 37 1 - Alternative names: Masy, Henry
Gender: male
Matal, Jean, 1520-1597 4 4 - Alternative names: Jean Matal; Metellus; Johannes Matalius Metellus; Matal Metellus, Jean
Titles or roles: Humanist, lawyer, archaeologist and geographer; born Poligny, Franche-Comté, died Augsburg
Gender: male
Matelief de Jonge, Cornelis, 1569-1632 6 - - Gender: male
Mateřovský z Mateřova, Mikuláš Bořek, fl. 1655 - - 1 Alternative names: Niklaus Bořek Mateřovský von Mateřov
Gender: male
Materen, Adriana Elisabeth von (fl 1653) - - 1 Titles or roles: Wife of August Wiese; married 1653
Gender: female
Mathenesse, Johan van, 1596-1653 - 4 - Alternative names: Matenesse, Johan van; Mathenes, Johan van; Van Matenesse, Johan; Van Mathenesse, Johan
Titles or roles: Politician and diplomat; curator of the University of Leiden; deputy of the States General; Ambassador for Holland at the Peace of Westphalia
Gender: male
Mather, Cotton (Reverend), 1663-1728 20 3 - Titles or roles: minister in America; author
Gender: male
Mather, Increase, 1639-1723 19 - - Titles or roles: congregational minister at Boston, New England; president of Harvard College; father of Cotton Mather (1663-1728); D.D.
Gender: male
Mather, John, 1715-1748 7 - - Titles or roles: president, Corpus Christi College, Oxford; Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University, 1723-28
Gender: male
Matherot de Preigny - 1 - Titles or roles: Member of the parliament in Besançon; sieur de Preigny
Gender: male
Mathesius, Johann, 1504-1565 - - 2 Alternative names: Johannes Mathesius; John Mathesius
Titles or roles: German minister and a Lutheran reformer; compiler of of Martin Luther's 'Table Talk'
Gender: male
Mathew, Edmund, fl. 1643 1 - 1 Alternative names: Col. Lt. Matthews; Mathews
Gender: male
Mathewe, John, fl. 1584 1 - - Gender: male
Mathews (mentioned 1695-99) - - 5 Titles or roles: letter carrier, Newgate and Oxford
Gender: male
Mathews, Philip, fl. 1685 2 - - Gender: male
Mathews, Richard, fl. 1698-1701 8 - - Gender: male
Mathews, William, fl. 1698 2 - - Gender: male
Mathias, fl. 1578 - 1 - Alternative names: l'archiduc Mathias; Archduke Mathias; Matthias
Gender: male
Mathion, Oded Louis, 1620-1700 1 - - Gender: male
Mathon, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: French astronomer
Gender: unknown
Mathys, Jaspar, fl. 1573 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of Dutch Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Matson, John, d.1690 or before 10 1 - Titles or roles: Alchemist
Gender: male
Mattenkloth, Lorenz 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Matteus, Christopher, fl. 1639 - 1 - Alternative names: Matthew, Christopher
Gender: male
Matthaeus, Antonius, 1635-1710 1 1 - Alternative names: Antonius Matthaeus III
Titles or roles: Doctorate in Law Utrecht University, 1659; professor in Law University of Utrecht, 1660-72, and University of Leiden, 1672-1710; rector magnificus University of Utrecht, 1666-7; rector magnificus University of Leiden, 1678-9
Gender: male
Matthaeus, Antonius, 1564-1637 - 1 - Alternative names: Antonius Matthaeus I; Anton Matthaeus der Ältere
Titles or roles: professor of law, Groningen, 1625–1637
Gender: male
Matthaeus, Antonius, fl. 1740 1 - - Gender: male
Matthaeus, Antonius, fl. 1635-1646 2 3 - Alternative names: Antonius Matthaeus II
Titles or roles: professor, Utrecht
Gender: male
Mattheus, Baudwyn, fl. 1587 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Matthew (Mrs), fl. 1601 - 1 - Gender: female
Matthew, N., fl. 1742-1743 1 2 - Titles or roles: Anabaptist writer
Gender: male
Matthews, fl. 1782 2 - - Gender: male
Matthews, John, fl. 1738 1 - - Titles or roles: deputy clerk of the Mercat & co.
Gender: male
Matthews, Marmaduke, 1606-1683 3 - - Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister
Gender: male
Matthews (Mr), fl. 1703 - 1 - Gender: male
Matthew, Tobias, 1544-1628 8 - - Alternative names: Matthew, Tobias; Matthew, Tobie; Mathew, Toby
Titles or roles: Archbishop of York; D.D.
Gender: male
Matthew, Tobie (Sir), 1577-1655 11 3 - Alternative names: Mathew; Toby
Titles or roles: Writer; courtier
Gender: male
Matthiae, Joachim, 1616-1652 1 1 - Alternative names: Thiessen, Joachim; Ioachimus Matthiae Hamburgensis
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian; preacher in Wesselburen/Dithmarschen; from Hamburg; matriculated Hamburg (1635)
Gender: male
Matthiae, Johannes, 1592-1670 1 10 26 Alternative names: Matthiae, Johann; Mathi; Matthias; Mattiae; Matthiae Gothus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Bishop of Strängnäs [Strangnas] (1643-64)
Gender: male
Matthias, Christianus, 1584-1655 4 - - Alternative names: Matthiae, Christian; Thiessen, Christian
Titles or roles: Professor of the Ritter-Akademie, Sorø, 1629–38; Lutheran theologian; professor in Altdorf; superintendent in Meldorf; pastor in The Hague
Gender: male
Matthias, fl. 1569 1 - - Titles or roles: abbot-elect of the Monastery of St Maximin
Gender: male
Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor, 1557-1619 - 1 2 Alternative names: Matthias II; Matthias of Austria
Titles or roles: Holy Roman Emperor, 1612-19
Gender: male
Matthias, Paulus, fl. 1596 - 1 - Titles or roles: Rector, University of Copenhagen
Gender: male
Matthijsen, Willem, fl. 1692 - 2 - Gender: male
Matthisius, Assuerus, 1593-1651 5 - - Gender: male
Mattioli, Ercole, 1622-1710 1 - - Alternative names: Hercole Mattioli
Titles or roles: Jesuit, uncle to the Count Ercole Antonio Mattioli associated with the Man in the Iron Mask
Gender: male
Mattmüller, Gervasius, 1593-1668 - - 1 Alternative names: Mattmuller; Mattmueller
Titles or roles: From 1637 he resided in Vienna as the imperial "ingenieur und Optiker"
Gender: male
Matutino, Evangelista 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Maty, Paul Henry, 1744-1787 - - 1 Titles or roles: Librarian; secretary of the Royal Society
Gender: male
Maubus, Anna van, fl. 1638-1686 5 1 - Titles or roles: Chatelaine of the castle of Breda
Gender: female
Mauck, Johann, fl. 1625 - - 5 Alternative names: Maouck, Johann; Mauccius, Joannes; Maouccius, Joannes; Maukius, Johannes; Maoucgius, Johannes; Maouckius, Johannes
Titles or roles: Pastor in Rinderfeld
Gender: male
Maude, Gideon, d.1721 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Hothfield, Kent
Gender: male
Maudit, John - - 1 Titles or roles: proctor of the University of Oxford; fellow of Exeter College, Oxford
Gender: male
Maugis, Claude, d.1658 5 4 - Alternative names: Claude Maugis, abbé de St-Amboise
Titles or roles: Abbot of Amboise; Almoner to Marie de' Medici; Conseiller to Louis XIII
Gender: male
Maugre, Francisco, fl. 1587 - 1 - Gender: male
Maulde, Louis de, d.1663 1 2 - Alternative names: Louis de Maulde; Mansart
Titles or roles: French captain in the service of the States ('der Staten')
Gender: male
Maule, Patrick, 1585-1661 - 1 - Titles or roles: first earl of Panmure; courtier; gentleman of the Bedchamber to James VI and I
Gender: male
Maulyverer, John, fl. 1647 1 - - Titles or roles: Governor of Hull
Gender: male
Maumussiére, Monsieur de, fl. 1584 - 1 - Alternative names: Monsieur de Maumussiere
Titles or roles: French Ambassador
Gender: male
Maundy (Mr), fl. 1656 1 - - Alternative names: Mawdersley [possibly]
Gender: male
Maunsell, T., fl. 1794 1 - - Gender: male
Maupertuis, Pierre-Louis Moreau de, 1698-1759 - 3 - Titles or roles: French mathematician; philosopher; man of letters; director, Académie des Sciences; president of the Prussian Academy of Science
Gender: male
Maurice, Edward, fl. 1718 1 - - Gender: male
Maurice, Henry (Dr), 1647-1691 2 18 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; chaplain to William Sancroft, archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Maurice, Theobaldus, fl. 1637-1646 8 - - Titles or roles: Secretary to Elizabeth Stuart, queen of Bohemia
Gender: male
Maurice, Thomas, fl. 1736-1739 2 - - Gender: male
Mauritius, Erich, 1631-1691 3 3 - Titles or roles: German jurist
Gender: male
Mauritius, Theobaldus, fl. 1628 1 2 - Gender: male
Maurois, Thomas, 1584-1646 - - 1 Titles or roles: Walloon Reformed minister in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Maurus, Petrus 1 - - Gender: male
Mauvisiere, fl. 1584 1 - - Alternative names: de Mauvisiere
Titles or roles: French ambassador; Seigneur de Mauvisiere
Gender: male
Maverick, Samuel, 1602-1676 2 - - Titles or roles: colonist
Gender: male
Mavor, William Fordyce (Reverend), 1758-1837 1 - - Alternative names: W. F. Martyn (pseudonym); Numa (pseudonym)
Titles or roles: author and educationist
Gender: male
Mawman, Timothy, 1683-1763 9 4 - Gender: male
Mawson, Matthias, 1683-1770 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Ely; master of Benet College (Corpus Christi College), Cambridge
Gender: male
Maximilian Ernest of Austria, 1583-1616 - 2 - Alternative names: Maximilian Ernst Österreich, Erzherzog
Titles or roles: Archduke of Austria
Gender: male
Maximilian Heinrich von Bayern, 1621-1688 3 2 4 Alternative names: Maximilian Henry of Bavaria
Titles or roles: Elector of Cologne, Archbishop of Cologne, Bishop of Hildesheim, Bishop of Liège, Bishop of Münster
Gender: male
Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria, 1573-1651 - 1 2 Alternative names: Maximilian the Great
Titles or roles: Duke/Elector of Bavaria; son of William V, Duke of Bavaria and Renata of Lorraine; husband of 1. Elisabeth of Lorriane, and 2. Maria Anna of Austria
Gender: male
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1459-1519 - - 4 Titles or roles: Holy Roman Emperor
Gender: male
Maximilian II Emanuel, elector of Bavaria, 1662-1726 - 1 - Alternative names: Maximilian Emanuel; Maximilian II Emanuel von Bavaria
Titles or roles: elector of Bavaria
Gender: male
Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1527-1576 - 1 - Alternative names: Maximilianus II., Imperium Romano-Germanicum, Imperator; Maximilianus II., Germania, Imperator; Maximilianus II., Germania, Caesar; Maximilianus, Hungaria, Rex; Maximilian II., Deutschland, Kaiser; Maximilian, Österreich, Kaiser; Maximilian, Böhmen, König; Maximilian, Ungarn, König; Maximilian II.; Maximilianus II.; Maximilian II., Kaiser; Maximilianus, Rex
Titles or roles: Holy Roman Emperor; Archduke of Austria; King of Bohemia; King of Germany; King of Hungary and Croatia; Husband of Maria of Austria; Father of Anna, Queen of Spain; Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor; Archduke Ernest of Austria; Elizabeth, Queen of France; Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor; Archduke Maximilian of Austria; Archduke Albert of Austria; Archduke Wenceslaus of Austria; Archduchess Margaret of Austria
Gender: male
Maxwell, Henry (Hon.) 2 - - Gender: male
Maxwell, Robert, 1586-1646 3 1 - Titles or roles: first earl of Nithsdale; politician and diplomat
Gender: male
Maxwell, William (fl. c.1689/90) 1 - - Titles or roles: curate of St John's, Wapping
Gender: male
May, Adrian, 1604 or before-1670 1 - - Titles or roles: royalist courtier; estate manager
Gender: male
May, Charles, fl. 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Mayer, Frederic, fl. 1698 - 1 - Gender: male
Mayer, Johann, 1600-1670 2 - - Titles or roles: Professor, Ulm
Gender: male
Mayer, Johann Friedrich, 1650-1712 1 - - Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Mayerne, Théodore Turquet de (Sir), 1573-1655 5 - - Alternative names: Theodore Turquet de Mayerne; Turquet; de Mayerne-Turquet
Titles or roles: physician to the king
Gender: male
Mayerus, Wulfy, fl. 1601 1 - - Gender: male
Mayes, Lorenzo, fl. 1725-1726 4 - - Gender: male
May, George, fl. 1666 1 - - Gender: male
Mayhew, Thomas, 1592-1682 6 - - Titles or roles: New England merchant
Gender: male
May, Humphry, fl. 1657 1 - - Titles or roles: of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Maynard, Edward, 1654-1740 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary
Gender: male
Maynard, ?, fl. until 1710 1 - - Gender: male
Maynard, John, fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Maynard, Katherine, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: née Rushout; Maynard, Ca.
Titles or roles: of Isleham Hall, Cambridgeshire; wife of John Maynard of Isleham
Gender: female
Maynard, William, 1589-1640 1 - - Titles or roles: first Baron Maynard
Gender: male
Mayne, Anthony (Sir), 1572-1627 1 - - Alternative names: Mayney; Maynen
Titles or roles: Member of the English Parliament
Gender: male
Mayne, Samuel, fl. until 1754 1 - - Gender: male
Mayos, Henry, b.1574 1 - - Alternative names: Mayo
Titles or roles: Matric. Balliol College, Oxford, 1592; from Herefordshire
Gender: male
Mayott, John, b.1616 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Abingdon; correspondent of Ashmole
Gender: male
Mayott, John, fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Mayott, Robert, fl. 1630 3 - - Gender: male
Mayott, Thomas, fl. 1621-1624 2 - - Titles or roles: Mayor of Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Gender: male
Mayow, John, 1641-1679 - - 1 Alternative names: Mayer; Mayo
Titles or roles: English physiologist; chemist
Gender: male
May, Samuel, fl. 1725 1 - - Gender: male
Mazani, Cristoforo, fl. 1790-1803 1 - - Gender: male
Mazarin, Jules (Cardinal), 1602-1661 5 12 4 Alternative names: Mazzarini, Giulio; Giulio Raimondo Mazzarino; Mazarini
Titles or roles: Politician; Chief Minister of France, 1642-61
Gender: male
Mazaugues, Thomassin de, fl. 1726-1738 13 - - Alternative names: De Mazaugues; De Mazangues, Thomasain; De Mazauges, Thomassin; De Mazaugues, Thomassin
Gender: male
Mazuriel (Miss), fl. 1642-1670 - 3 - Alternative names: Masurel; Mademoiselle
Titles or roles: Roman Catholic; friend of Antoinette Bourignon; the latter claims they met c.1642
Gender: female
McCormack, Joseph, d.1802 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Principal of the united colleges of St Salvators and St Leonards, St Andrews
Gender: male
Meade, Matthew, 1628-1699 1 1 - Alternative names: Mead
Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister; father of Richard Mead (1673-1754)
Gender: male
Mead, Richard (Dr), 1673-1754 94 40 - Alternative names: Meade
Titles or roles: physician; collector of books and art; M.D.; son of Matthew Meade (1628/9–99)
Gender: male
Mead, Robert, fl. 1707-1722 2 - - Gender: male
Mead, Samuel (fl. 1713-33) 37 3 1 Gender: male
Meare, John, 1649-1710 1 2 - Alternative names: Meares
Titles or roles: vice-chancellor of Oxford University; principal of Brasenose College, Oxford
Gender: male
Mechlin, fl. 1565 - - 1 Titles or roles: member of the Mechlin family, in Ingolstadt in 1565
Gender: male
Mecklenburg, Friedrich Wilhelm von, 1675-1713 1 - - Titles or roles: Herzog zu Mecklenburg
Gender: male
Mecklenburg-Güstrow, Johann Albrecht II von, 1590-1636 - 1 - Alternative names: John Albert II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Gustrow; Johann Albrecht II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Titles or roles: Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Gender: male
Mecklenburg, Karl von, 1626-1670 - - 1 Titles or roles: Canon in Strasburg
Gender: male
Mecklenburg, Plouy von, fl. 1716 - 1 - Alternative names: Plouy von Mecklenburg
Gender: male
Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Adolf Friedrich I von, 1588-1658 - 3 1 Alternative names: Adolf Frederick I of Mecklenburg-Schwerin; Adolf Frederick I von Mecklenburg-Schwerin; Adolf Friedrich I, Duke of Mecklenburg; Adolf Friedrich I. Mecklenburg, Herzog; Herzog Adolf Friedrich von Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Titles or roles: Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Gender: male
Mecklenburg, Ulrich, Herzog zu, 1527-1603 6 7 - Alternative names: Udalric; Mecklenburg, Ulrich, Herzog von; Ulrich, Duke of Mecklenburg; Ulrich Mecklenburg, Herzog
Titles or roles: Duke of Mecklenburg 1555/56-1603
Gender: male
Medberrie ?, fl. 1650 - 1 - Alternative names: Identity not certain
Titles or roles: correspondent of George Catesbye (fl. 1640-50)
Gender: male
Meddus, Samuel (Dr), fl. 1629 2 3 - Alternative names: Mede; Medus; Mead; Meade
Gender: male
Mede, Joseph, 1586-1638 411 54 13 Alternative names: Mead; Meade; Medus
Titles or roles: Hebraist and biblical scholar
Gender: male
Medeleys (Mr), fl. 1622 - - 1 Gender: male
Medford, Richard, fl. 1645 1 - - Titles or roles: merchant of Barnstable
Gender: male
Medgyesi, Pál, 1605-1663 - - 1 Titles or roles: Court chaplain in Transylvania
Gender: male
Medici, Catherine de', Queen consort of Henry II, 1519-1589 1 - 2 Alternative names: Caterine, the Queen Dowager; Catherine de Médicis
Titles or roles: wife of Henry II of France; Queen consort of France, 1547-59; mother of Henri, duc d'Anjou
Gender: female
Medici, Cosimo III de', 1642-1723 5 8 2 Alternative names: Cosimo III de' Medici
Titles or roles: Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Medici, Eleonora de', 1567-1611 - 1 - Alternative names: Eleonora de' Medici
Titles or roles: Daughter of Francesco I de' Medici,; second wife of Vincenzo I Gonzaga
Gender: female
Medici, Ferdinando I de', 1549-1609 1 4 - Titles or roles: Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Medici, Ferdinando II de', 1610-1670 14 23 - Titles or roles: Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Medici, Giancarlo de', 1611-1663 3 4 - Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Medici, Giuliano de', fl. 1610-1611 3 2 - Alternative names: Giuliano de' Medici
Titles or roles: Florentine ambassador in Prague
Gender: male
Medici, Jacopo, de, fl. 1590-1594 - - 1 Gender: male
Medici, Leopoldo de', 1617-1675 38 37 4 Alternative names: Leopoldo de' Medici; de'Medici; Leopoldo dei Medici
Titles or roles: Italian cardinal; scholar; patron of the Arts; governor of Siena
Gender: male
Medici, Margherita de', 1612-1679 - - 1 Alternative names: Margherita de' Medici
Titles or roles: Duchess of Parma and Piacenza; Wife of Odoardo Farnese
Gender: female
Medici, Maria, fl. 1770-1780 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian poet; from Padua
Gender: female
Medici, Marie de', Queen consort of Henry IV, 1575-1642 4 2 1 Alternative names: Marie de' Medici; Marie de Medicis; Maria de' Medici; Marie de Médici; Marie, the Queen Mother
Titles or roles: Queen Mother of France; second wife of Henry IV, King of France (1553-1610); mother of Henrietta Maria, Queen of England and Scotland (1609-69)
Gender: female
Medici, Mattias de', 1613-1667 1 1 - Gender: male
Medina (Duke of) 1 - - Titles or roles: Duke of Medina (unidentified)
Gender: male
Medley, Jo., fl. 1664 1 - - Gender: male
Medniansky, János, fl. 1654-1664 7 3 10 Alternative names: Mednanský, Jonáš; Medniansky, Johann; Medniansky, Jonas; Mednyászky, Jonas
Gender: male
Meelführer, Christoph, 1608-1663 78 - 2 Alternative names: Christoph Mehlführer; Christoph Meelfuhrer; Christoph Mehlfuhrer
Titles or roles: Pastor; Musician; Philologist
Gender: male
Meer, Abraham van der, fl. 1626-1636 5 11 - Alternative names: Vander Meer, Abraham; Vander Merius , Abraham; Vander Milius, Abraham; Merius, Abrahamus Antonides
Gender: male
Meer, A. van der, fl. 1617-1619 3 - - Gender: unknown
Meer, Johan van der, fl. 1666 1 1 - Alternative names: Van der Meer
Titles or roles: Cousin (or uncle?) of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Meer, J. van der, fl. 1626 1 - - Alternative names: J. van der Meer
Titles or roles: one of the directors of the Orphanage in Leiden
Gender: male
Meerman, Dirk, 1572-1647 2 - - Titles or roles: Alderman [schepen] and councillor [raad] of Delft
Gender: male
Meerman, Gerard, 1722-1771 2 - - Alternative names: Meerman, Gerardus
Gender: male
Mees, Gregor, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Megiser, Hieronymus, 1553-1618 1 - - Alternative names: Jérôme Megiser; Hieronymus Megiserus
Titles or roles: Philologist, historian, and geographer
Gender: male
Mehen, N. van, fl. 1631 - 1 - Alternative names: Mehenius, N.; N. van Mehen
Gender: male
Meherentius, Rudolph, fl. 1599 1 - - Alternative names: Rodolphe Méhérenc; Rodolphus Sagiensis Meherentius
Titles or roles: French; joined Tycho Brahe in Uraniborg, 1588, and later in Prague
Gender: male
Mehmed III, 1566-1603 - 1 - Alternative names: Sultan Mahomet Cham; Meḥmed-i sālis; III.Mehmet
Titles or roles: sultan of the Ottoman Empire, 1595-1603; son of sultan Murad III (1548-95) and Safiye Sultan, (originally named Sofia Baffo), a Venetian noblewoman related to his father's mother
Gender: male
Mehmed IV, 1642-1693 - - 2 Alternative names: محمد رابع; Mohammed; Mehmet
Titles or roles: sultan of the Ottoman Empire, 1648-87
Gender: male
Meibomius, Mark, 1630-1711 19 8 7 Alternative names: Meibomius, Marcus (see Biographie Generale); Meibom, Marcus; Maybaum; Meiboom; Marc Meibom
Titles or roles: Danish scholar, in Holstein; music historian; antiquarian; librarian; philologist; mathematician
Gender: male
Meiderlin, Peter, 1582-1651 60 1 24 Alternative names: Rupertus Meldenius; Pieter Meiderlin; Peter Meuderlinus
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Meier, Georg Friedrich, 1718-1777 1 - - Alternative names: Meier, M. Ge. Frid.
Titles or roles: German philosopher and critic
Gender: male
Meier, Gerhard, 1646-1703 4 3 - Titles or roles: Theologian and preacher; professor of mathematics at the Gymnasium, Bremen
Gender: male
Meier, Gerhard, fl. 1648-1652 3 - - Titles or roles: in Bremen, 1648–52
Gender: male
Meier, Sebastian, 1594-1664 2 - - Alternative names: Sebastianus Meier
Titles or roles: German physician; school director; from Lübeck; matriculated in Rostock (1609) and Wittenberg (1617); school director at Stade, Güstrow and Lübeck; member of the Societas Ereunetica
Gender: male
Meierus, Joannes, fl. 1630-1631 3 - - Alternative names: Meyerus, John; J. Meierus Holsatus
Titles or roles: Enrolled in the Album Studiosorum of Leiden University, 18 May 1630 [Van der Lem and Rademaker]
Gender: male
Meijere, Willem de, fl. 1572-1576 2 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch community in Maidstone
Gender: male
Meijer, Gilles de, fl. 1635-1637 - - 2 Alternative names: Aegidius Mayer
Gender: male
Meijer, Joachim Frederik, b.1619 1 - - Alternative names: Joachimus Fredericus Meyerus
Titles or roles: Theologian, in Leiden
Gender: male
Meijer, Pieter, fl. 1676-1677 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Meiling, Henricus, fl. 1629 1 - - Alternative names: Meilingius
Gender: male
Meinardi, Johannes, fl. 1665-1673 11 2 - Titles or roles: secretary of the States and the Deputy States of Stad en Lande [City and Lands], Groningen
Gender: male
Meinen, fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Meininga, Mathys van, d.1646 2 - 2 Alternative names: von Meininga, Matthias; Meiningau; Meininge
Gender: male
Mei, Ottaviano, fl. 1590-1605 7 - - Alternative names: Mey, Octavianus; Mey Octavius
Titles or roles: Pastor in Teglio; Chronicler
Gender: male
Meisnerus, Eusebius, b.1591 13 - - Titles or roles: Born in Basel; worked in Leiden for Erpenius (c. 1612–24) and for the Elseviers (1625–52)
Gender: male
Meister, Christoph Jonas, fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: male
Melanchthon, Philipp, 1497-1560 1 - 11 Alternative names: Philipp Schwartzerdt; Melancthon; Melancthton
Titles or roles: German theologian; reformer
Gender: male
Melander, Elisabeth Charlotte, 1640-1707 2 - - Titles or roles: countess of Holzapfel and Schaumburg
Gender: female
Melasius, Valentin, fl. 1608-1618 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Meldrum, John (Sir), 1584-1645 1 - - Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer
Gender: male
Meletios, Bishop of Ephesus, 1595-1645 1 1 - Alternative names: Meletios Pantogalus
Titles or roles: Bishop of Ephesus
Gender: male
Melisch, Stephan, d.1676 1 - 3 Alternative names: Melisch, Stephen; Meliš, Štěpán
Titles or roles: Visionary
Gender: male
Melissenus, Nicephorus (Father), fl. 1647 - - 1 Alternative names: Melisseno, Niceforo
Titles or roles: Augustine priest
Gender: male
Melissus, Paulus, 1539-1602 19 2 - Alternative names: Paul Melissus; Paulus Melissus Schedius; Paul Schad; Paulus Schad; Paul Schede; Paulus Schedius; Petrus Melissus
Titles or roles: neo-Latin poet, translator and composer
Gender: male
Mellet, Jean, fl. 1660 1 - - Gender: male
Mellinus, Abraham, fl. 1617 2 - - Gender: male
Mellish, Joseph, 1675-1733 1 - - Titles or roles: of Blyth Hall, Nottinghamshire (inherited 1703); husband of Dorothea Gore (1683-1738), daughter of Sir William Gore, Lord Mayor of London (d 1708)
Gender: male
Mello, Francisco Manuel de, 1608-1666 1 - - Alternative names: Mellos
Titles or roles: Portuguese soldier, diplomat, courtier, poet, moralist, historian, literary critic
Gender: male
Mello, Lusitano de 1 - - Gender: male
Melloni, Giambattista, 1713-1781 1 - - Titles or roles: Oratorian father; librarian of the Oratorians in Bologna; professor of humanities, Bologna
Gender: male
Melonière (Major General) la, fl. 1706 - 1 - Alternative names: la Melonière; Meloniere
Titles or roles: commander of Huguenot regiment
Gender: male
Melos, Francesco Manuele, fl. 1665 1 - - Gender: male
Melos, Francisco, fl. 1674 - 1 - Alternative names: Don Francisco de Melos
Titles or roles: Portuguese ambassador to England
Gender: male
Melville, Andrew, 1545-1622 4 - 3 Alternative names: Melvinus, An.; Melvin, Andrew
Titles or roles: Scottish university principal; theologian; professor of biblical theology in the Huguenot enclave at Sedan, France, 1611-22
Gender: male
Melville, Robert, 1723-1809 1 - - Alternative names: Melvill, Robert
Titles or roles: army officer; colonial governor
Gender: male
Melyn, J., fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: unknown
Member of the Privy Council, Brussels - 1 - Alternative names: un membre du Conseil privé, Bruxelles
Gender: male
Memhard, Johann, fl. 1602 1 1 - Alternative names: Memhard, Johann
Titles or roles: rector of the district school, Linz; from Württemberg
Gender: male
Memoratus, Jacobus, fl. 1633 - - 1 Titles or roles: Member of The Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
Mena, Ferdinand (Dr), b.1520 - 2 - Alternative names: Mena, Ferdinandus
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Menagius, Aegidius, 1613-1692 4 - 2 Alternative names: Menagius, Aegid
Gender: male
Menasseh, Ben Israel, 1604-1657 10 4 8 Alternative names: Israel, Menasseh ben; ben Israel, Menasseh; Soeiro, Manoel Dias; Menasheh ben Yossef ben Yisrael; MB"Y
Titles or roles: Portuguese rabbi and kabbalist; scholar and writer; diplomat; printer and publisher; lived in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Mencelius, Joachim, fl. 1636-1637 - - 2 Gender: male
Mencke, Friedrich Otto, 1708-1754 9 - - Alternative names: Menckenius, Friedrich Otto; Menkenius, Frid. Otto; Menckeniorus, Fridericus O.
Titles or roles: German jurist
Gender: male
Mencke, Johann Burchard, 1674-1732 7 - - Alternative names: Menckenius, John Burchardus; Menckenius, Burchard John; Menchenius; Philander von der Linde
Titles or roles: Member of the Königlich-Preußische Akademie der Wissenschaften; counsellor and historiographer to the king of Poland
Gender: male
Mencke, Otto, 1644-1707 16 5 3 Alternative names: Menchenius, Otto; Menchen; Menckenius; Menkenius
Titles or roles: German scholar; editor of 'Acta Eruditorum'; professor of morality and politics, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Leipzig
Gender: male
Mendes da Costa, Emanuel, 1717-1791 10 4 - Alternative names: Da Costa, Emanuel Mendez; Costa, E. M. da; Emanuel Mendes da Costa
Titles or roles: naturalist
Gender: male
Mendes, Francisco, fl. 1575 - 2 - Alternative names: Francisco Mendez
Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
Mendes (Mendez), Baldassare Loyola, fl. 1661-1665 2 - - Gender: male
Mendoça Furtado, Tristan de, fl. 1641 - 1 - Alternative names: Don Tristan de Mendoça Furtado
Titles or roles: Portuguese envoy
Gender: male
Mendoca, Bernardino de, fl. 1585-1589 - 4 - Alternative names: Bern. De Mendoça; Don Bernardino de Mendoça; Don Bernardino de Mendoca; Mendozza
Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador in France
Gender: male
Mendoza, Christophorus de, fl. 1670 1 - - Alternative names: Cristoforo Mendoça
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Mendoza, Ferdinandus de, fl. 1644 1 - - Alternative names: Ferdinando de Mendoça
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Mendoza, Mencía de, 1508-1554 - 2 - Alternative names: Mencía de Mendoza; Mencia de Mendoza
Titles or roles: Spanish noblewoman; second marquise of Cenete; pupil of Juan Luis Vives; wife of Hendrik III van Nassau-Breda; wife of Ferdiand Duke of Calabria; patron of Juan Luis Vives
Gender: female
Mendoza y Velasco, Juan de, fl. 1623 1 - - Alternative names: Mendoza, Juan Hurtado de; Marquis de la Hinojosa; Marquis of Inijosa
Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador in England, 1623
Gender: male
Menecard, Jean, d.1660 1 - - Titles or roles: Canon in Saint-Maurice de Salins
Gender: male
Menesses, Jaime - 1 - Alternative names: Jacobo Menesi; 'fratri'
Titles or roles: friar [?]; correspondent of Juan Luis Vives (d. 1540)
Gender: male
Menestrel, Antoine le, fl. 1668 1 - - Titles or roles: knight; councillor and secretary to Louis XIV
Gender: male
Menestrier, Claude, d.1639 24 94 - Titles or roles: Jesuit scholar; employed by Urban VIII; librarian to the Barbarini; great uncle of Claude-François Ménestrier (1631-1705)
Gender: male
Menett, W., fl. 1723-1726 2 - - Gender: male
Mengoli, Pietro, 1625-1686 40 - 4 Alternative names: Pietro Mengoli Bosco
Titles or roles: Italian mathematician; author of works on music and mathematics
Gender: male
Mengotti, Francesco, 1749-1830 1 - - Titles or roles: Graduate in law from Padua University; senator of the French Kingdom of Italy; administrator in Austrian Lombardy
Gender: male
Meningus, fl. 1629 - - 1 Gender: male
Menini, Ottavio, 1550-1617 - - 1 Alternative names: Octavious Meninus
Titles or roles: Italian poet
Gender: male
Menjot, Antoine, 1615-1696 1 5 - Titles or roles: Physician to Louis XIV
Gender: male
Mennel, Jakob, 1460-1525 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lawyer; genealogist
Gender: male
Mennes, John (Sir), 1599-1671 2 3 - Titles or roles: naval officer; uncle of Jane Moyle (fl. before 1689/90)
Gender: male
Menn, fl. 1668 - 1 - Gender: male
Mensing, Heinrich, 1603-1674 - - 1 Titles or roles: Rector of Jesuit college in Würzburg (1662-1665)
Gender: male
Menssonnier (Monsignor) 1 - - Gender: male
Menteith, Robert, 1603-1660 or before 1 - - Alternative names: Mentet de Salmonnet
Titles or roles: Scottish historian
Gender: male
Ment, Gelbeet, fl. 1588 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Ipswich
Gender: male
Mentzel, Abraham, d.1637 - 2 1 Gender: male
Mentzel, Christian, 1622-1701 4 1 - Titles or roles: German physician; natural scientist
Gender: male
Mentzer, Balthasar, 1565-1627 - - 1 Alternative names: Mentzerus, Balthasarus; Menzer, Balthasar; Menzerus, Balthasar; Mentzer, Balthazar; Menzerus, Balthazar; Balthasar Mentzer the elder
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Mentzer, Balthasar, fl. 1709-1711 3 - - Gender: male
Mentzer, Balthasar (the younger), 1614-1679 - - 6 Alternative names: Balthasar Mentzer the Younger; Balthasar II
Titles or roles: German Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Menygheer, Lambrecht, fl. 1578 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Cassel
Gender: male
Menzies, William Philip (Reverend), d.1819 1 - - Titles or roles: minor canon, Rochester cathedral,, 1784-1819; vicar of Frinsbury, 1788-1800; vicar of Sutton Valence, 1803-1819; curate, Flamstead
Gender: male
Mepsche, Gerhard de, d.1682 7 - - Titles or roles: Member of the States of Groningen and the Ommelanden; member of the city council of Groningen; steward of the city of Groningen
Gender: male
Mepschius, John, fl. 1548-1554 1 - 1 Alternative names: Johannes Mepschius
Gender: male
Mequigno, Francois - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague; cooper
Gender: male
Mercator, Gerard, 1642-1648 - 2 - Alternative names: Gisbertus secundus
Gender: male
Mercator, Gerard, 1512-1594 5 - - Alternative names: Gerardus Mercator; Gerhard Mercator
Titles or roles: Cartographer, geographer, philosopher, and mathematician
Gender: male
Mercator, Matthew, fl. 1582 - - 1 Gender: male
Mercator, Nicolaus, 1620-1687 55 2 31 Alternative names: Nicholas; Kauffmann, Nikolaus; Kaufmann
Gender: male
Mercator, Rumoldus, 1545-1599 1 - - Alternative names: Rumold Mercator
Titles or roles: Cartographer
Gender: male
Mercer, fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: Scots merchant trading from Scots Walk on the Exchange, London
Gender: male
Mercier, Anne de, fl. 1623-1654 - 2 2 Alternative names: Anna; Saumaise; Mrs des Bordes; Mevrouw des Bordes; Anne Mercier; de Mercier; née Mercier
Titles or roles: Wife (and subsequently widow) of Claude de Saumaise
Gender: female
Mercier, Edmond, fl. 1637-1645 5 - - Titles or roles: Catholic priest turned Calvinist, Arminian, and finally Socinian
Gender: male
Mercier, E., fl. 1637 1 - - Gender: male
Mercuriale, Girolamo, 1530-1606 1 - - Alternative names: Mercurialis Foroliuiensis, Hieronymus
Titles or roles: Professor of Medecine in Padua
Gender: male
Mercurio, Girolamo, 1550-1615 - - 2 Alternative names: Scipio Mercurius
Gender: male
Mercurius, fl. 1669 2 - - Titles or roles: Greek Priest
Gender: male
Meredith, John, 1602-1665 2 - - Titles or roles: provost of Eton
Gender: male
Meredyth, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Meres, Robert 1 - - Titles or roles: brother of Barry Meres
Gender: male
Meres, Thomas (Sir), 1634-1715 2 - - Titles or roles: politician; knighted in 1660
Gender: male
Merewether, John, fl. until 1735 1 - - Gender: male
Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650 1 4 22 Alternative names: Matthäeus Merian the Elder; Merianus, Matthaeus
Titles or roles: Swiss-born engraver; publisher; based Frankfurt
Gender: male
Merignac, fl. until 1703 1 1 - Gender: male
Meriton, Henry, d.1708 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Oxburgh (Oxborough)
Gender: male
Meriton, John (Dr), 1630-1704 3 - - Titles or roles: rector of St Michael Cornhill, London; Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Merk, Johann Konrad, 1583-1659 - - 1 Alternative names: Merkius, Joan. Chunradus; Merck, Johann Konrad; Merckius, Joan. Cunr.; Merckhius, Johan. Chunrad.
Titles or roles: Rector of the Ulm High School; Poet; City ​​librarian
Gender: male
Merlat, Elie, 1634-1705 1 - - Alternative names: Élie
Titles or roles: Minister, Saintes, 1658–79; professor of Theology, Lausanne, 1682–1701
Gender: male
Merle, fl. 1692 - 1 - Alternative names: Merle, van; Monsieur van Merle
Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Merlin, Jacques, 1566-1620 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Pierre Merlin (d.1603); educated at oxford; minister at La Rochelle from 1590
Gender: male
Merlin, Pierre, d.1603 3 - - Titles or roles: son of Jean-Raimond Merlin; studied theology at Geneva with Theodore Beza; Protestant minister; father of Jacques Merlin(1566-c.1620)
Gender: male
Mermier, Etienne, fl. 1568-1569 3 - - Titles or roles: Minister of the French Church in London
Gender: male
Merode, Florent Charles de, 1598-1638 1 - - Alternative names: Florent I Charles de Merode
Titles or roles: Southern Dutch nobleman
Gender: male
Merode, Johan van, 1610-1666 1 3 - Alternative names: Merode, Johan de; Jan van Merode
Titles or roles: Deputy in the States-General; envoy
Gender: male
Merrick, James, 1720-1769 2 - - Titles or roles: biblical and classical scholar; translator; poet
Gender: male
Mersch, Maerkus vander, fl. 1601-1631 4 - - Alternative names: van der Mersch; Van Mersch
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Church in Yarmouth
Gender: male
Mersenne, de, fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: female
Mersenne, Marin, 1588-1648 412 1055 648 Alternative names: Marin Mersennus; le Père Mersenne; Marinus Mersennus
Titles or roles: French theologian; philosopher; mathematician; music theorist
Gender: male
Mersenne, Pierre de, fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Mersseus, Petrus, fl. 1587 1 - - Alternative names: Merssaeus, Petrus; Merssaeus; Cratepolius; Opmersensis
Titles or roles: Franciscan; historian; born in Juliers
Gender: male
Merton College, Oxford, Warden of, fl. 1685 - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified
Titles or roles: Warden of Merton College, Oxford (unidentified)
Gender: male
Merula, John Gryphius, fl. 1594-1595 3 - 1 Alternative names: Gryphius, John
Titles or roles: brother of Paul Merula
Gender: male
Merula, Paul, 1558-1607 8 75 - Alternative names: Merula, Paul Guilielmus; Van Meerle, Paul; Merula, Paulus; de Merle, Paul; Merula, Paullus; Paulus van Merle
Titles or roles: Dutch jurist and professor of civil law at Leyden; historian; librarian
Gender: male
Merula, Paul Guiliemus, fl. 1587-1597 3 1 - Alternative names: Pater Tuus; Paul Guilelmus
Titles or roles: father of Paul Merula (1558-1607)
Gender: male
Merval de la Tour de Gauré, de - 1 - Alternative names: de Merval de la Tour de Gaure; de Merval de la Tour de Gauré
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Merveil, Anne de, fl. 1642 - 1 - Alternative names: Anne de Merveil; Dowager Lady Prosting; Dowager of Prosting
Gender: female
Mervyn, Audley (Colonel), fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: male
Mesa, Bernardo de, 1470-1524 - 1 - Alternative names: Mensa, Bernardo; Bernardo de Mesa
Titles or roles: Bishop of Elna
Gender: male
Mesdach, fl. 1574 - - 1 Titles or roles: secretary
Gender: male
Mesgral, de - 1 - Alternative names: Madame de Mesgral
Gender: female
Mesland, Denis, 1615-1672 - 5 - Titles or roles: French Jesuit; missionary in Colombia
Gender: male
Mesme, Laurent, 1594-1677 9 1 - Alternative names: Mesmes, Lawrence; Neuré, Michel; Neure, Mathurin de; Neuraeus, Mathurinus; Nevraeus, Marcus Antonius
Titles or roles: French mathematician, astronomer and philosopher
Gender: male
Mesmes, Claude de, 1595-1650 2 3 - Alternative names: Claude de Mesmes
Titles or roles: French diplomat and public administrator; Superintendent of Finances of France, 1649-50; comte d'Avaux
Gender: male
Mesmes, Henri, d.1650 - 1 - Gender: male
Mesmes, Jean-Antoine de, 1661-1723 - 1 - Alternative names: Mesmes, Jean Antoine II de
Titles or roles: French diplomat; Parisian magistrate; member of the Académie française; comte d'Avaux
Gender: male
Mesmin, Guy, 1649-1687 9 3 - Alternative names: Guy Mesmyn
Titles or roles: Huguenot; physician; translated into French writings of Nehemiah Grew
Gender: male
Mesnil, P. du, fl. until 1629 1 - - Gender: male
Messager, Yves, fl. 1701 - 2 - Alternative names: Monsieur le Recteur de Guicglan
Titles or roles: rector of Guicglan (Guiclan, Brittany)
Gender: male
Messenger, Andrew, 1588-1687 1 - - Titles or roles: founder of New Haven
Gender: male
Messia (Abbot), fl. 1780-1791 - - 1 Titles or roles: Abbot
Gender: male
Mestrezat, de (fl. 1613) - - 1 Alternative names: de Mestrezat
Gender: male
Mestrezat, Jean, 1592-1657 5 - - Titles or roles: Protestant theologian; preacher in Charenton, near Paris
Gender: male
Mestrezat, Philip, 1618-1690 2 - 1 Titles or roles: pastor and professor of theology, Geneva
Gender: male
Metallanus, John, fl. 1586 - 1 - Titles or roles: Scottish vice-chancellor
Gender: male
Metcalfe, Anthony, fl. 1637-1647 7 - - Titles or roles: brother-in-law of Samuel Hartlib (c.1600-62)
Gender: male
Metcalfe, Ch. - 1 - Gender: male
Metcalfe, T., d.1822 1 - - Gender: male
Metcalfe, T. (Dr), fl. 1700-1737 2 - - Gender: male
Metcalfe, William, fl. 1730-1731 2 - - Gender: male
Meteren, Emanuel van, 1535-1612 2 13 - Alternative names: Demetrius; Meteeren; van Meteren; Immaniel van Metheren; De Maître; de Meter
Titles or roles: Flemish historian and Consul for the 'Traders of the Low Countries' in London; great-nephew, through his mother, of Ortelius; Born in Antwerp, died in London
Gender: male
Methuen, John, 1650-1706 1 - 1 Alternative names: Methwen
Titles or roles: diplomat
Gender: male
Metius, fl. 1660 - - 1 Gender: male
Metrophanes, Kritopulos, fl. 1627 - 1 - Gender: male
Metternich, Lothar Friedrich von, 1617-1675 1 - 1 Alternative names: Lothar Friedrich, Mainz, Erzbischof
Titles or roles: Bishop of Speyer, 1652–1675; Archbishop of Mainz and Bishop of Worms, 1673–1675
Gender: male
Metternich zur Gracht, Hermann Werner Wolf von, 1625-1704 1 - - Titles or roles: Fürstbischof von Paderborn
Gender: male
Metz, du, fl. 1640 1 - - Titles or roles: Cavalry captain
Gender: male
Metzger, Georg Balthasar, 1623-1687 1 2 - Titles or roles: Physician, professor, founding member of Academia naturae curiosorum
Gender: male
Metzsch, Friedrich von, 1579-1655 - - 2 Alternative names: Metsch, Fridericus a; Metsch, Friedrich von; Metschius, Fridericus; Metzsch auf Reichenbach und Friesen, Friedrich
Titles or roles: Member of the Privy Council in Saxe-Coburg; Imperial Treasurer
Gender: male
Meuchenius, Henri, fl. 1587 - 2 - Alternative names: Meuchenius, Henricus; Menchenius, Henricus; Menchenio, Henrico
Gender: male
Meulemeester, Margrieta de, fl. 1598 1 1 - Alternative names: Margrieta de Meulemeester
Titles or roles: Widow of Guilliaem de Meulemeester
Gender: female
Meulemeester, P. F. de, fl. 1712 3 - - Alternative names: De Meulemeester; Meulmeester
Titles or roles: controller general of Her Majesty's aids and subsidies in Flanders
Gender: male
Meulenaer, Joannes de, fl. 1627 4 - 1 Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Maidstone
Gender: male
Meulen, Jacobus van der, fl. 1669 - 1 - Titles or roles: superior of the Oratory in Mechelen
Gender: male
Meurerus, Jo., 1684-1775 1 - - Gender: male
Meurius, John Ulrich, fl. 1699 1 - - Gender: male
Meursius, Johannes, 1579-1639 105 96 - Alternative names: Meursius, John; Jan van Meurs; Johannes van Meurs
Titles or roles: Classical scholar and antiquary; professor of Greek and history at Leiden
Gender: male
Meursius, Johannes (the younger), 1613-1654 18 7 1 Alternative names: Meursius, John (filius); Meursius, John (junior); Johannes van Meurs; Meursius, John
Titles or roles: Scholar in philology
Gender: male
Meuschen, Friedrich Christian, 1719-1799 1 - - Titles or roles: naturalist
Gender: male
Meuschius, Theobaldus, fl. 1601-1612 2 2 - Alternative names: Meusch, Theobald
Titles or roles: minister in Sulzbach
Gender: male
Mewe, William, 1602-1669 3 1 - Alternative names: Mew, Gulielmus
Titles or roles: rector of Eastington, Stroud, Gloucestershire; member of the Westminster Assembly; experimenter in transparent hive design in beekeeping; writer of the drama Pseudomagia
Gender: male
Mews, Peter, 1673-1725 1 - - Titles or roles: fellow of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Mews, Peter (Dr), 1619-1706 39 2 - Titles or roles: bishop of Winchester; bishop of Bath and Wells
Gender: male
Mews, Peter, fl. 1675 1 1 - Gender: male
Meyer, Andreas, fl. 1599-1600 - 4 - Gender: male
Meyer, Daniel, fl. 1673-1675 - 2 - Titles or roles: Church minister
Gender: male
Meyere, Gillis de, fl. 1599 - - 1 Alternative names: Gillis de Meyere
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Sandwich
Gender: male
Meyere, Jacob de, fl. 1582 4 2 - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Sandwich
Gender: male
Meyer, Franz - - 1 Titles or roles: Canon of Kempten
Gender: male
Meyer, Frederik, fl. 1639 1 - - Gender: male
Meyer, Lodewijk, 1629-1681 - 2 - Gender: male
Meyerus Holstatus, Bernhard, fl. 1630 2 - - Alternative names: Meyerus, Bernardus; Bernhard Meyer
Gender: male
Meyer, Wolfgang, 1577-1653 2 - - Alternative names: Mayerus; Meyerus; Mayer, Wolfgang
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Basel; attended the Synod of Dort
Gender: male
Meyfardt, John M., 1590-1642 2 - - Alternative names: Meifard, John
Gender: male
Meyfart, Johann Matthäus, 1590-1642 - - 5 Alternative names: Johann Matthaeus Meyfahrt; Mayfart; Meyfart, Johann Matthaus
Titles or roles: German Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Meyrick, John, fl. 1799 1 - - Gender: male
Meyrick, R., fl. 1769-1771 2 - - Gender: male
Meyrick, Samuel Rush (Sir), 1783-1848 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; historian of arms and armour
Gender: male
Meyros, Nicolaes, b.1588 1 - - Gender: male
Meyssonnier, Lazare, 1611-1673 5 4 - Alternative names: Mennsonnier; Meyssonnierius, Lazarus
Titles or roles: French physician; studied medicine at Lyon and Montpellier (graduated MD, 1632)
Gender: male
Mezölaki, John, d.1693 2 - - Alternative names: Mezölaki, János; Mezolaki, John
Titles or roles: Hungarian exile
Gender: male
M., G., fl. 1690 1 - - Alternative names: G. M.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of John Aubrey (1626-1697)
Gender: unknown
Mögling, Daniel, 1546-1603 - - 2 Alternative names: Mogling the Elder; Möglin, Daniel; Moeglinus, Daniel; Moeglingus, Daniel
Titles or roles: Physician; Professor of Medecine in Tübingen
Gender: male
Mögling, Daniel, 1596-1635 - - 1 Alternative names: Mogling the Younger; Moegling, Daniel; Hirschberg, Valentinus Theocritus von; Saledini, Valerius (Pseudonym); Saledinus, Valerius (Pseudonym); Schweighardt, Theophilus (Pseudonym); Theocritus, Valentinus (Pseudonym); Valentia, Florentinus de (Pseudonym)
Titles or roles: Mathematician; Alchemist; Rosicrucian; Personal physician and court astronomer to Philip III, Landgrave of Hesse-Butzbach; Grandson of Mogling the Elder
Gender: male
Mögling, Heinrich, fl. 1640 1 - - Alternative names: Mogling; Moegling
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Johann Valentin Andreä in Langenbrand
Gender: male
Mögling, Johann Ludwig, 1613-1693 2 - 2 Alternative names: Mogling, Johann Ludwig the Younger; Moeglingus, Johannes Ludovicus; Möglingus, Johannes Ludovicus; Mögling, Johann Ludwig, der Jüngere
Titles or roles: Physician; Professor of medecine at the University of Tübingen
Gender: male
Mühlhausen, Yom-Tov, fl. 1413 - - 1 Alternative names: Lipmann-Mühlhausen, Yomtow; Jomtob Muehlhausen; Lipmann-Mühlhausen, Yôm-Ṭôv; Lipman, Rabbi; Lipmann, Jom-Tob; Lipman, Yom-Tov; Lipmann, Yom-Tob ben Solomon; Lipman, of Muhlhausen; Yomtob, Lipmann; Lipmann-Mühlhausen, Jomtow
Titles or roles: Medieval Philosopher; Controversialist; Talmudist; Kabalist
Gender: male
Micaelius, Nicolaus, fl. 1594 - 1 - Gender: male
Micanzio, Fulgenzio, 1570-1654 - - 1 Alternative names: Fulgentius, Brescianus; Fulgentius, Venetus; Micanzio, Fulgentio; Fulgentio, Bresciano Servita; Fulgentius, Frater; Iteneu Ichanom Itnegluf; Itnegluf, Iteneu Ichanom; Father Fulgenzio Micanzio
Titles or roles: Lombardic Servite friar and theologian; biographer of Paolo Sarpi
Gender: male
Micault, Lienard, fl. 1589 - 1 - Titles or roles: Royal councillor
Gender: male
Miccelthwait (Dr) - - 1 Gender: male
Michael, fl. 1788 3 - - Gender: male
Michael I of Russia, 1596-1645 - - 1 Alternative names: Mikhail I Fyodorovich; Mikhail Fedorovich
Titles or roles: first Tsar of the house of Romanov
Gender: male
Michaelis, Johannes, 1612-1674 3 - - Alternative names: Michaetus, M. J.
Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian; professor of rhetoric, Greifswald; from Stralsund
Gender: male
Michaelis, Johannes, 1606-1667 1 1 - Titles or roles: Professor of Medicine, Leipzig; studied under Daniel Sennert at Wittemburg; M.D., Leipzig, 1631
Gender: male
Michaelis von Hohenkirchen, Laurentius, 1520-1584 2 - - Alternative names: Michaelis, Lorenz; Michaelis, Laurentius
Titles or roles: Frisian lawyer and secretary
Gender: male
Michaelius, Petrus, fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Nicolaas Heinsius
Gender: male
Michael, of St Germain (Fr.), fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: Fr. Michael of St Germain
Titles or roles: from the Abbé de Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris
Gender: male
Michael, Samuel, fl. 1806 1 - - Gender: male
Michallet, fl. 1691 1 - - Gender: male
Michelini, Famiano, 1600-1666 - 2 - Titles or roles: mathematician
Gender: male
Michelinus, Daniel, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: a Piedmontese
Gender: male
Micheli, P. A., fl. 1715 1 - - Gender: male
Michell, fl. 1691 - 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of Trinity College, Oxford
Gender: male
Michell, Francis, 1556-1624 or after - 1 1 Alternative names: Mitchell
Titles or roles: administrator
Gender: male
Michell, R., fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Michelotti, Pietro Antonio, d.1740 1 1 - Titles or roles: Physician, College of Medicine, Venice
Gender: male
Michiels, Franchois, fl. 1587-1599 7 - - Alternative names: Michiels, Franchoys
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Michon, E., fl. 1721-1723 7 - - Gender: male
Michou, fl. 1726 1 - - Gender: male
Micklethwaite, John (Sir), 1612-1682 2 - - Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Micklethwaite, Paul, 1588-1639 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; D.D.
Gender: male
Micraelius, Johannes, 1597-1658 - - 1 Titles or roles: Philosopher; historian; poet
Gender: male
Micron, Marten, 1523-1559 - 1 - Alternative names: Micronius, Martinus; Cleyne, Martin de
Titles or roles: Reformed theologian; minister in Norden (1554–1559)
Gender: male
Middelburg, Bailiff, Burgomasters, Sheriffs and Council of, fl. 1622 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Middelhoven, Johan, fl. 1621 2 - - Alternative names: Middelhoven, John
Gender: male
Middleton, A. L. (Reverend), fl. 1686 1 - - Titles or roles: curate of Chartham
Gender: male
Middleton, Charles, 1649-1719 7 - - Titles or roles: styled second earl of Middleton and Jacobite first earl of Monmouth; politician
Gender: male
Middleton, Charles (Sir), 1726-1813 6 - - Titles or roles: first Baron Barham; naval officer and administrator
Gender: male
Middleton, fl. 1684 - 1 - Gender: male
Middleton, George, fl. 1684 1 - - Alternative names: George Middleton, junior
Gender: male
Middleton (Lady), fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: female
Middleton (Lord) 1 - - Gender: male
Middleton, M. 1 - - Gender: male
Middleton, Richard, fl. 1646 1 - - Titles or roles: of Chelmesford, Essex
Gender: male
Middleton, Thomas (Sir) (fl. 1660) - - 3 Titles or roles: Searjeant Major General for the Six Counties of North Wales
Gender: male
Midester ? (Mr), fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Midgley, John, fl. 1689-1708 2 - - Titles or roles: lawyer and agent to Thomas Turner (1645-1714)
Gender: male
Midgley, Robert (Dr), 1654-1723 1 - - Titles or roles: writer; physician
Gender: male
Midleton, George, fl. 1691 1 - - Titles or roles: principal of King's College, Aberdeen; D.D.
Gender: male
Midleton, William, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Mierle, Godofredus, 1518-1587 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Haarlem
Gender: male
Mierop, Jacob, fl. 1614 1 - - Alternative names: Mieropus
Titles or roles: councillor; accountant
Gender: male
Miggi, I., fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: unknown
Miggrode, Jacques de, fl. 1552 1 - - Alternative names: Miggrodius; Jacques de Miggrodes; Jaques de Miggrode
Titles or roles: French
Gender: male
Miggrodius, Joannes, fl. 1573-1593 4 - - Alternative names: Jan Van Miggrode
Titles or roles: Member of the Classis of Walcheren
Gender: male
Mignault, Claude, 1536-1606 2 - - Alternative names: Claude Mignaut; Claude Minos
Titles or roles: Professor of Canon Law at Paris
Gender: male
Mijl, Abraham van der, 1563-1637 13 5 - Alternative names: Myl; Milius, Abraham van der; Mylius, Abraham van der; Vander Mylius, Abraham
Titles or roles: Philologist; cleric; poet; in Dordrecht
Gender: male
Mijle, Cornelis van der, 1579-1642 69 58 4 Alternative names: Vander Myle, Cornelius; Vander-Millius, Cornelius; Van der Myle
Titles or roles: Dutch statesman and diplomat; curator of the University of Leiden
Gender: male
Mijlius, Joannes, fl. 1588 2 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Reformed Church in Delft
Gender: male
Mijnne, Joos, fl. 1585 2 - - Titles or roles: Elder of the Dutch Reformed Church in Halstead
Gender: male
Mikesz, Mihaly, fl. 1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Mikess, Michael
Titles or roles: Transsylvanian diplomat
Gender: male
Mikher, Andreas, fl. 1650 1 - - Alternative names: Andreas Mikker
Gender: male
Mikolajewski, fl. 1633 - - 1 Titles or roles: Senior of The Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
Mikyska, Bartoloměj, fl. 1642 - - 3 Alternative names: Mykyska, Bartholomaeus
Gender: male
Milbanke, Judith, 1751-1822 4 1 1 Alternative names: Judith Noel
Titles or roles: Mother of Anne Isabella Milbanke; mother-in-law of Lord Byron; grandmother of Augusta Ada Lovelace
Gender: female
Milbanke, Ralph, fl. 1805 - - 2 Titles or roles: Husband of Judith Milbanke; father of Anne Isabella Milbanke; father-in-law of Lord Byron; grandfather of Augusta Ada Lovelace
Gender: male
Milborne, John, fl. 1710 1 - - Titles or roles: cousin of William Bishop of Gray's Inn
Gender: male
Milbourne, Clayton (Esquire), fl. 1710-1712 - 5 - Titles or roles: M.P.; at University College
Gender: male
Milbourne, Luke, 1649-1720 2 - - Titles or roles: poet; rector of Osmandiston, Norfolk, 1677-1702
Gender: male
Milbourne, Thomas, fl. 1680 1 - - Titles or roles: grandson of Richard Milbourne, bishop of Carlisle
Gender: male
Milde, Heinrich, fl. 1634 - - 1 Alternative names: Henricus
Titles or roles: Lutheran preacher in Altenach bei Hamburg
Gender: male
Mildmay, Amy (Lady), fl. 1621 5 - - Titles or roles: niece of Adam Winthrop (1548–1623); daughter of Alice Mildmay (1539-1607) and Thomas Mildmay
Gender: female
Mildmay, Henry (Sir), 1594-1664 1 4 - Titles or roles: politician and courtier
Gender: male
Mildmay, H., fl. 1680 2 - - Gender: male
Miles, Richard, fl. 1727 - 1 - Titles or roles: barber, at Henley
Gender: male
Milet, Etienne de, d.1669 - 8 - Alternative names: Milet, Etienne de
Titles or roles: Sieur de Mesinay; military commander, Orange
Gender: male
Milet, fl. 1663 - 1 - Alternative names: Millet
Titles or roles: in London, 1663
Gender: unknown
Milizia, Francesco, 1725-1798 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian art historian and Neoclassical architecture theorist; Francophile; administrator of the properties of the King of Naples within the Papal States
Gender: male
Millar, James, fl. 1785 2 - - Titles or roles: limner
Gender: male
Mill, David, 1692-1756 1 - - Titles or roles: German orientalist; philologist; Reformed theologian.
Gender: male
Mill, D. J., fl. until 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Mill (Dr), fl. 1693 - 1 - Titles or roles: of St Edmund Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Miller, Johann Baptist, fl. 1677 1 - - Gender: male
Miller, Michael, fl. 1650-1651 - - 1 Alternative names: Miller, Michael, der Ältere
Titles or roles: mentioned in a letter from Johann Valentin Andreae to Herzog August, 29 October 1651
Gender: male
Miller, Philip, 1691-1771 5 - 1 Titles or roles: English botanist; horticulturist; writer; of Chelsea
Gender: male
Miller, Phillip, 1613-1676 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit philosopher and teacher; confessor to Leopold I
Gender: male
Miller, Robert, fl. 1676-1685 3 - - Alternative names: Milles, Robert
Titles or roles: vicar of Chelsfield
Gender: male
Miller, Sanderson, 1716-1780 8 - - Titles or roles: English architect
Gender: male
Miller, Sarah, fl. 1749 1 - - Titles or roles: of Radway
Gender: female
Millers, George, 1774-1852 1 - - Gender: male
Miller, William, fl. 1680 1 - - Gender: male
Milles, Jeremiah, 1714-1784 17 - - Titles or roles: English antiquary; president of the Society of Antiquaries a; dean of Exeter
Gender: male
Milles, Sam, 1659-1727 4 1 - Titles or roles: English politician
Gender: male
Milles, Thomas, 1671-1740 4 4 - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Waterford and Lismore
Gender: male
Milles, Thomas, 1550-1626 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bailiff and collector of customs, Sandwich, Kent; agent of Walsingham
Gender: male
Milliet de Chales, Claude-François, 1621-1678 - - 1 Alternative names: Milliet de Challes; Deschales; Dechales, Claude François Milliet
Titles or roles: French Jesuit priest and mathematician
Gender: male
Milliet de Challes, François Amédée, 1623-1703 6 1 - Alternative names: Milliet de Challes, Francois Amedee; Challes, Claude François Milliet
Titles or roles: Archbishop of Moûtiers
Gender: male
Millington, Edward, 1636-1703 2 - - Titles or roles: auctioneer and bookseller
Gender: male
Millington, Gilbert, 1598-1666 - 3 - Titles or roles: English lawyer; member of Lincoln's Inn; regicide
Gender: male
Millington, Thomas (Sir), 1628-1704 2 - - Titles or roles: royal physician; Sedleian professor of natural philosophy, Oxford; F.R.S.; president of Royal College of Physicians
Gender: male
Mill, John, 1644-1707 9 2 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman and college head; principal of St Edmund Hall, Oxford; D.D.
Gender: male
Mill, John, fl. 1649 1 - - Gender: male
Mills, fl. until 1711 - 1 - Gender: male
Mills, Hannah 1 - - Titles or roles: widow of Henry Mills, master of Croydon Hospital and School (1675-1742)
Gender: female
Mills, Jeremy, fl. until 1711 - 1 - Titles or roles: fellow of Balliol College, Oxford
Gender: male
Mills, John, fl. 1722 2 - - Gender: male
Mills, John, fl. 1774 1 - - Gender: male
Mills, Jos., fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Milner, John (Right Reverend), 1752-1826 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar apostolic of the midland district and religious controversialist
Gender: male
Milner, Richard, 1714-1773 1 - - Gender: male
Miloe, Jean van, fl. 1564-1575 - 1 - Titles or roles: Printer; worked for Christophe Plantin for eleven years
Gender: male
Milton, Christopher (Sir), 1615-1693 1 - - Titles or roles: judge; younger brother of the poet John Milton (1608-74)
Gender: male
Milton, John, 1608-1674 5 7 3 Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Milward, Thomas, fl. 1639 - 1 - Gender: male
Milway, Thomas, fl. 1689 2 1 - Gender: male
Milíč z Kroměříže, Jan, 1320-1374 - - 1 Alternative names: Ioannes Milicius; Johann Militsch
Titles or roles: Czech divine
Gender: male
Mimms, Christopher (Captain), d.1687 or before 1 - - Titles or roles: on board the Anturion being athwart to harbour of St Iago
Gender: male
Minckwitz, Ehrenfridt von, fl. 1596-1600 - 1 - Titles or roles: German nobleman
Gender: male
Mindererus, Raymund, 1570-1621 - - 1 Titles or roles: Augsburg physician; author of 'De Pestilentia Liber Unus Veterum et Neotericorum' (1608)
Gender: male
Minerbio, Aderbale (Cavaliere), fl. 1608 - 1 - Titles or roles: addressee of letter from Magini, 1608
Gender: male
Mingarelli, Ferdinando, fl. 1760-1780 1 - - Titles or roles: Camaldolese father; antiquary
Gender: male
Mingarelli, Giovanni Luigi, 1722-1793 1 - - Titles or roles: Catholic priest and scholar; Orientalist; translator from Coptic and Greek into Latin; librarian for cardinal Passionei
Gender: male
Mingay, Robert, fl. 1686 1 - - Gender: male
Mingonius, Thomas, fl. 1608 1 - - Gender: male
Minor, Thomas, 1608-1690 2 - - Titles or roles: founder of New London and Stonington
Gender: male
Minshaw (Mrs), fl. 1724 - 1 - Titles or roles: sister of Edward Blount
Gender: female
Minshull, R., fl. 1717 2 - - Gender: male
Minster (Mrs), fl. 1809 1 - - Gender: female
Minto, Walter, 1753-1796 - - 1 Titles or roles: Scottish mathematician and astronomer; later taught at the College of New Jersey [i.e. Princeton]
Gender: male
Minut, Gabriel de, 1520-1587 - - 1 Alternative names: Minutius, Gabriel
Gender: male
Minuti, Théophile, fl. 1633-1635 - 4 - Alternative names: Theophile Minuti
Titles or roles: Minim friar; travelled in Egypt, Lebanon and Syria; correspondent of Marin Mersenne and Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc
Gender: male
Minutoli, Paul, b.1673 - 1 - Titles or roles: Eldest son of Vincent Minutoli; in The Hague; military officer in the service of Henri de Massue, marquis of Ruvigny, viscount and then first count of Galway
Gender: male
Minutoli, Vincent, 1639-1709 20 97 - Gender: male
Minwid, Nicholas (fl. before 1689/90) 8 - - Alternative names: Minwid, Nicolas
Titles or roles: Superintendent of the Protestant Churches of Lithuania
Gender: male
Miraeus, Hubert, fl. 1639 - 1 - Gender: male
Miranda, fl. 1523 - 1 - Gender: male
Miranda, Václav (fl. 1656) - - 3 Alternative names: Miranda, Vaclav
Titles or roles: Companion of two students (Woytus) sent to England to study with Hartlib in 1656
Gender: male
Mirkinius, Abraham, 1616-1651 - 2 - Gender: male
Misch, Johann 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Misdom, Francois, fl. 1571 1 - - Alternative names: François Misdom
Gender: male
Misenor, John, fl. 1775 1 - - Gender: male
Mislenta, Coelestinus, 1588-1653 - - 16 Titles or roles: Theologian; Professor in Königsberg
Gender: male
Missantius, David, fl. until 1607 1 - - Gender: male
Misselden, Edward, 1608-1654 9 6 - Titles or roles: Merchant; writer on economics; deputy governor of the Merchant Adventurers' Company
Gender: male
Mitchell, J., fl. 1723 1 - - Gender: male
Mitchell, John, fl. 1725 1 - - Gender: male
Mitford, fl. 1692 1 - - Titles or roles: representative of the English merchants at Danzig
Gender: male
Mithob, Hector, 1600-1655 1 - - Alternative names: Mithobius, Hektor III.; Mithoff, Hector
Titles or roles: Pastor; Superintendent and first preacher in Ratzeburg and Wismar
Gender: male
Mittarelli, Giovanni Benedetto, 1707-1777 1 1 - Titles or roles: Camaldolese father and librarian of the Camaldolese, Venice; author of antiquarian-philological works on the history of the Camaldolese
Gender: male
Mitz, Jeremias, 1623 or before-1670 7 2 - Titles or roles: From Basel, interested in perpetual motion machines
Gender: male
Mizette, de, fl. 1666 - 1 - Titles or roles: Abbess
Gender: female
M., J., fl. 1688 1 - - Alternative names: J. M.
Gender: male
Méliand, Nicolas, d.1644 2 1 - Alternative names: Meliand, Nicholas
Titles or roles: conseiller au parlement de Paris; trésorier général de France
Gender: male
Möllenbrock, Valentin Andreas, 1623-1675 - 1 2 Titles or roles: Professor of medicine in Erfurt, town physician in Halle
Gender: male
Müller, Andreas, 1630-1694 5 - - Titles or roles: Orientalist
Gender: male
Müller, Georg, d.1639 13 29 - Gender: male
Müller, Georg, fl. 1655 1 - - Alternative names: Muller
Titles or roles: Lausanne, Ministers in
Gender: male
Müller, Gerhard Friedrich, 1705-1783 2 2 - Alternative names: Gerhard Friedrich Muller; Miller, Fëdor Ivanovich; Mueller
Titles or roles: Historian; Ethnologist
Gender: male
Müller, Johan, fl. 1628 9 - - Alternative names: Johan Muller
Titles or roles: Minister of the Reformed Church
Gender: male
Müller, Johannes, 1611-1671 - 1 - Alternative names: Muller
Titles or roles: German mathematician; professor at Gymnasium Hamburg, from 1660; from Hamburg; matriculated Hamburg (1650); in Leiden (1655)
Gender: male
Müller, Johannes, fl. 1596-1602 3 - - Alternative names: Johannes Muller
Titles or roles: Mathematician; Astronomer; Alchemist; Assistant to Tycho Brahe
Gender: male
Möller, Johann, fl. 1649 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mediator of the Abrahm von Franckenberg's correspondence
Gender: male
Müller, Philip, 1585-1659 - - 3 Alternative names: Licensiat; Mueller; Muller
Titles or roles: Doctor of medicine, professor of mathesis in Leipzig; friend of Joachim Huebner
Gender: male
Müller, Philipp, fl. 1655-1675 26 2 3 Titles or roles: Jesuit, confessor to the Emperor Leopold I.
Gender: male
Müller, Siméon, fl. 1606 1 - - Alternative names: Muller; Simon Millier; Simon Miller
Titles or roles: one of the governors for Jaroslav Smiřický ze Smiřic
Gender: male
Möllerus, Nicolaus, fl. 1642 2 - - Alternative names: Mollerus, Nicholas
Gender: male
Müller, Vitus, 1561-1626 - - 1 Titles or roles: German theologian; professor, University of Tübingen
Gender: male
Müllner, Jean, fl. 1600 - 1 - Alternative names: Jean Müllner de Mühlhausen; Milner de Milhaus
Titles or roles: secretary of the Bohemian chancellery
Gender: male
M., M., fl. 1651-1652 11 - - Alternative names: M. M.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Samuel Hartlib (1660-1662)
Gender: male
Ménage, Gilles, 1613-1692 5 23 6 Alternative names: Gilles Menage
Titles or roles: French scholar
Gender: male
Ménoire, Jean-Jacques de, d.1641 1 - - Alternative names: Menoyre; Menoire
Titles or roles: captain in the regiment of Sainte-Croix; Sieur de Feuillade
Gender: male
Münster, Johann Friedrich, d.1666 - - 1 Titles or roles: Amanuensis of Friedrich Ludwig Gifftheil
Gender: male
Münster, Johann von, 1560-1632 4 - - Alternative names: Munster, Johannes a; Muenster, Johannes von; Munsterus, Johannes
Titles or roles: Reformed theologian; Jurist; Amtmann of Wied (1593); Obervogt in Pforzheim (1601); Consellor of Count Johann VII of Nassau in Herborn (1603-1608)
Gender: male
Müntzer, Georg 2 - - Titles or roles: Episcopal official in Vienna
Gender: male
Müntzer, Thomas, 1489-1525 - - 2 Alternative names: Thomas Muentzer; Thomas Muntzer
Gender: male
Mocchi, T.B., fl. 1656 - 2 - Titles or roles: Lens grinder, Paris
Gender: male
Mocenigo, Giovanni, fl. 1763 - 1 - Titles or roles: Venetian aristocrat
Gender: male
Mochinger, Johann, 1603-1652 12 10 23 Alternative names: Mochingerus, Johannes; Jean
Titles or roles: Preacher in Danzig
Gender: male
Mockel, Friedrich Richard, d.1643 3 - 11 Gender: male
Mockhel, Friedrich Richard, d.1646 6 3 - Gender: male
Modé, Dirck, fl. 1622 1 - - Alternative names: Theodorus Modaeus
Titles or roles: judge at the Court of Utrecht
Gender: male
Moded, Hermannus, 1520-1603 14 - - Alternative names: Moded, Hermannus; Modet; Strijcker; Striicher; Herman Strijker
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister
Gender: male
Modena, Leon (Rabbi), fl. 1634 1 - 1 Gender: male
Modenesius, Jacobus Martinus, fl. 1647 - - 1 Gender: male
Modersohn, Heinrich, 1597-1677 4 - - Alternative names: Moderson, Heinrich
Titles or roles: Jesuit; professor of mathematics in Münster, 1641
Gender: male
Modius, Franciscus, 1556-1599 or before 1 - - Alternative names: Maulde, François de
Titles or roles: Canon of the Collegiate Church in Aire; Humanist
Gender: male
Moebius, Gottfried, 1611-1664 - - 2 Alternative names: Möbius
Titles or roles: Professor of medicine in Jena
Gender: male
Moere, Samuel vander, fl. 1602 1 - - Alternative names: Samuel Van Der Moere; Van der More; Samuel vander Moere
Gender: male
Moeresius, Jan Jerzy, 1598-1657 - - 1 Alternative names: Johannes Georgius; Johann Georg
Titles or roles: Poet and rector in Gdańsk
Gender: male
Moers, J., fl. 1620 1 - - Gender: male
Moeschel, Johann Jacob, fl. 1661 - 2 - Alternative names: Möschel
Gender: male
Moesyenbrouck, Godofred (fl. 1573-75) 9 7 - Alternative names: A Moesyenbrouok, Godofrid; Moeseynbrouck, Godofred; Moesyenbrouch, Godofredus; Moesyenbrouck, Godofrid; Moesyenbrouck, Godofred a; Moesenbrouck, Godofred a; Moeseynbrouck, Godofred a
Titles or roles: nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77); president of St John's
Gender: male
Moflin, Joannes, d.1587 5 6 - Alternative names: Mouflin, Joannes; Jean Moflin; Moflinius; Moflinus; Mofflin, Jean; Moflin; Moflin, Jehan; Muflin; Mouflin
Titles or roles: abbot of Sint-Winoksbergen [St Winoc in Bergues]; correspondent of Ortelius and Plantin
Gender: male
Mohr, Nicolas, 1623-1689 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit in Würzburg
Gender: male
Moijaert, Marten, fl. 1575 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Church in Norwich
Gender: male
Moinne, Pierre le, fl. 1662-1667 1 2 - Titles or roles: treasurer general of South Holland ('Z.H.') in Burgundy
Gender: male
Moisant de Brieux, Jacques, 1614-1674 12 2 1 Alternative names: De Brieux, Mosantius; Moisant de Brieux
Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Moivre, Abraham de, 1667-1754 - - 1 Alternative names: Mr Moivre; de Moivre
Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: male
Moland, Richard, 1743-1797 3 - - Gender: male
Molan, John, fl. 1590 1 - - Gender: male
Molanus (fl. 1575) - 1 1 Titles or roles: Member of the Church of Bremen
Gender: male
Molcroft, Henry, fl. 1622 1 - - Titles or roles: lawyer
Gender: male
Molenaer, Hadrianus, fl. 1659-1679 - 1 - Alternative names: Adriaan Molenaar; Hadriaan Molenaer; Hadrianus Molenarius
Titles or roles: Student in Law, matriculation University of Utrecht, 1659
Gender: male
Molenschot, Johan van, 1649-1721 23 9 - Alternative names: Johan van Molenschot
Gender: male
Molenschot,Rochus van, 1629-1676 1 - - Alternative names: Rochus van Molenschot
Titles or roles: Lawyer, Court of Holland
Gender: male
Molinaei, P. - - 1 Gender: unknown
Molinaeus, Jo. 1 - - Titles or roles: writing from Ghent
Gender: male
Molinaeus (mentioned 1572) - - 1 Gender: male
Molina, Jean de, fl. 1567 - 2 - Alternative names: Jean d'Espagne
Titles or roles: bookseller, Lisbon
Gender: male
Molina, Juan Ignacio, 1740-1829 1 - - Alternative names: Abbot Molina; abate Molina; Giovanni Ignazio Molina
Titles or roles: Chilean Jesuit; professor of natural sciences, Bologna; natural scientist; historian; botanist; ornithologist and geographer
Gender: male
Molineux, William, fl. 1693 - 3 3 Gender: male
Molin, Francesco, 1575-1655 - 1 1 Alternative names: 'The Duke of Venice'; Da Molin; Francesco Da Molin
Titles or roles: ninety-ninth Doge of Venice
Gender: male
Molini, fl. 1792 1 - - Gender: male
Molini, Giuseppe, 1752-1856 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Florentine printer, stationer, and Palatine librarian; author of the 'Biblioteca portatile italiana'
Gender: male
Molino, Domenico, 1573-1635 21 20 6 Alternative names: Molinus, Domenicus; Molino, Domenico da
Titles or roles: Venetian senator and international humanist patron; correspondent of Francis Bacon
Gender: male
Molino (mentioned 1607) - - 1 Gender: male
Molitor, Jan, d.1670 - - 4 Titles or roles: Comenius's son-in-law
Gender: male
Molitor, Theophilus, fl. 1665 - - 1 Gender: male
Molker, L., fl. 1738 1 - - Gender: male
Moll, Christian 1 - - Titles or roles: Resident of the elector of Brandenburgh in The Hague
Gender: male
Moller, Albin, fl. 1609 1 - - Gender: male
Moller, Daniel, fl. 1603-1610 - - 1 Alternative names: Mollerus, Daniel; Moeller, Daniel
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Moller, Daniel Wilhelm, 1642-1712 1 - - Titles or roles: Polyhistor, professor at the University of Altdorf
Gender: male
Moller, Joachim, 1521-1588 1 - - Alternative names: Joachim von Moller der Jüngere; Möller; Joachim Moller the younger
Titles or roles: jurist and former student of Melanchthon; brother of Eberhard Moller (1527–88)
Gender: male
Mollerus, Christophorus, fl. 1628 1 - - Titles or roles: One of the exiled ministers of the Upper Palatinate
Gender: male
Mollerus, Vincentius, 1560-1621 1 1 - Alternative names: Moller; Mollerus, Vincentius
Titles or roles: Bürgermeister, Hamburg
Gender: male
Mollijns, Guillaume, fl. 1570 - - 1 Titles or roles: Engraver
Gender: male
Molé, Mathieu, 1584-1656 - 1 - Alternative names: Mole, Mathieu
Titles or roles: French statesman
Gender: male
Molnier, Louis, fl. 1653 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Molony, F., fl. 1677 - - 1 Alternative names: Moloney
Gender: male
Molteno, fl. until 1858 - 1 - Gender: male
Molter, fl. 1660 - 1 - Alternative names: Molther
Gender: male
Moltichius, Stephan, d.1654 4 - - Titles or roles: Student of Joachim Jungius; from Burg/Dithmarschen; matriculated in Hamburg (1638); magister in Rostock (1645)
Gender: male
Moltke, Levin Claus, 1609-1662 3 - - Alternative names: Nicolaus Levin Moltke
Titles or roles: Geographer, privy councillor to the Duke of Schleswig
Gender: male
Molyneux, d.1612 - - 1 Alternative names: Watkin
Titles or roles: Jesuit priest; executed 1612
Gender: male
Molyneux, Edmund, d.1605 2 3 - Titles or roles: Biographer; politician
Gender: male
Molyneux, Samuel, 1689-1728 2 1 - Titles or roles: astronomer; politician
Gender: male
Molyneux, Thomas (Sir), 1661-1733 23 11 - Titles or roles: Irish physician and natural philosopher; First baronet
Gender: male
Molyneux, W., fl. 1718 1 - - Titles or roles: friend of Patrick Dujon (d.1728), vicar of Doncaster
Gender: male
Molyneux, William, 1656-1698 4 2 - Titles or roles: experimental philosopher and constitutional writer
Gender: male
Molza, Tarquinia, 1542-1617 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian singer, composer, and natural philosopher
Gender: female
Momma, Wilhelm, fl. 1664-1669 4 - - Gender: male
Momm, Johann (fl. 1650-52) - - 2 Gender: male
Mompesson, John, 1623-1696 1 - - Titles or roles: landowner, North Tidworth, Wiltshire; excise officer; commission officer in the militia
Gender: male
Mompesson, William, 1638-1709 1 - - Titles or roles: prebendary of Southwark
Gender: male
Monachius, Stephanus, fl. 1661 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Pierre Daniel Huet
Gender: male
Monaco, Pietro, 1707-1772 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian engraver; active in Venice; mosaic-maker for the basilica of St Peter's, Rome
Gender: male
Monantheuil, Henri de, 1536-1606 1 5 - Alternative names: Monanthueil; Monantholius
Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, Collège royal, Paris; physician
Gender: male
Monasteries Mariental and Berg near Helmstedt, Administrators of, fl. 1625 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Monastery Berg near Helmstedt, Administrator of, fl. 1625 1 - - Gender: unknown
Monau, Friedrich, fl. 1649 - - 1 Titles or roles: Debtor of Abraham von Franckenberg
Gender: male
Monau, Jakob, 1546-1603 11 8 - Alternative names: Jacobus Monavius; Iacobus Monaw; Jacob Monaw; Jacques Monavius; Monaw, Jacques
Titles or roles: lawyer, linguist, and poet
Gender: male
Moncada, Francisco, 1586-1635 1 1 - Alternative names: Don Francisco Moncada
Titles or roles: Spanish diplomat and soldier
Gender: male
Moncal, Madame de, fl. 1706 - 1 - Alternative names: Madame de Moncal; Bayze
Titles or roles: Wife of Marc-Antoine de Moncal, refugee officer in England; daughter of Jean de Bayze; friend of Rose and Madeleine de Baricave, in London
Gender: female
Monceaux, André de, d.1670 1 - - Titles or roles: F.R.S., elected 15 December 1670
Gender: male
Monck, Christopher, 1653-1688 1 - - Titles or roles: second duke of Albemarle; son of George Monck (1608–70), first duke of Albemarle
Gender: male
Monck, George (Admiral), 1608-1670 7 3 1 Alternative names: Monk; Admiral Monke
Titles or roles: first duke of Albemarle; army officer and naval officer; father of Christopher Monck (1653–88)
Gender: male
Monconys, Balthazar de, 1611-1665 - 1 1 Titles or roles: in London 1663-64
Gender: male
Moncrief, William, fl. 1698 2 - - Gender: male
Monelia, Paulus, d.1606 2 - - Titles or roles: Italian lawyer; friend of Lipsius; writing from Genoa to Ortelius, 1596
Gender: male
Monet, Georges, b.1662 1 - - Alternative names: George Monet
Titles or roles: Lawyer; member of the Council of Geneva; secretary of the Prussian embassy at The Hague
Gender: male
Money, Johan de, fl. 1621-1629 8 1 - Alternative names: Johan de Money; Jean de Money
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in London
Gender: unknown
Monforte, Antonio, b.1644 1 - - Alternative names: Monforte, Antonio di; Monforte, Antonio de; Monforte, Antonius de
Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Mongitor, Antoninus, 1663-1743 4 - - Alternative names: Mongitor, Antonino; Mongitore, Antoninus; Mongitore, Antonio; Mangitor, Antoninus
Titles or roles: Sicilian historian
Gender: male
Monins, Stephen, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: of Dover
Gender: male
Monkhouse, Thomas, 1726-1793 1 - - Titles or roles: of The Queen's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Monluc, Jean de, d.1579 1 1 - Alternative names: Montluc; Jean Monluc
Titles or roles: Bishop of Condom, and of Valence, and Die; brother of Blaise de Lasseran-Massencôme, seigneur de Montluc
Gender: male
Monnikendam, magistrate of, fl. 1617 1 - - Alternative names: magistrate of Monnikendam
Gender: male
Monplesir - 1 - Alternative names: Monsieur de Monplesir; De Monplesir
Titles or roles: Prisoner of war; thought to be receiving letters at a a location described as 'le chateau de Hohointville allemagne proche du chafouse ville de le suyse'
Gender: male
Monrath, Johann - 2 - Titles or roles: Dane resident in Paris
Gender: male
Monro, Dan., fl. 1649 1 - - Gender: male
Monro, Donald, 1728-1802 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician; medical author; FRS
Gender: male
Monroe, Robert (Major General), d.1675 - 2 - Titles or roles: army officer
Gender: male
Monro, James, 1680-1752 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician; Specialist in Insanity
Gender: male
Monson, James, 1660-1688 4 - - Alternative names: Morton, James
Titles or roles: student at Montpellier; F.R.S.
Gender: male
Montagu, Charles, 1661-1715 2 1 - Alternative names: Montague, Charles; Lord Halifax
Titles or roles: earl of Halifax; politician; Lord of the Treasury; president of the Royal Society
Gender: male
Montagu, Edward, 1602-1671 9 7 2 Alternative names: Mountague, Edward
Titles or roles: Politician; parliamentarian army officer; second earl of Manchester; speaker of the House of Lords; Lord Chamberlain; Viscount Mandeville; son of Henry Montagu, first earl of Manchester (c.1564–1642); father of Robert Montagu, third earl of Manchester (1634-83)
Gender: male
Montagu, Edward, 1670-1729 1 - - Titles or roles: third earl of Sandwich; viscount Hinchingbrooke, 1672-88
Gender: male
Montagu, Edward, 1625-1672 3 - 2 Alternative names: Mountague; Mountagu
Titles or roles: first earl of Sandwich; army and naval officer; diplomat; father of Edward Montagu, second earl of Sandwich (1647-88); husband of Jemimah Crew (1625–74); son of Sir Sydney Montagu (dl. 1644)
Gender: male
Montagu, Edward, 1562-1644 1 - 1 Alternative names: Edward, Lord Mountague
Titles or roles: Politician and local administrator; first Baron Montagu of Boughton; second son of Sir Edward Montagu (c. 1532–1602) of Boughton Castle
Gender: male
Montagu, Edward (Sir), 1616-1684 1 - - Titles or roles: nobleman; second Baron Montagu of Boughton; son of Sir Edward Montagu, first Baron Montagu of Boughton (1562-1644)
Gender: male
Montague, Edward (Sir), 1532-1602 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Boughton Castle
Gender: male
Montagu, Henry, 1564-1642 1 3 4 Alternative names: Montague; Mountague; Sir Henry Montagu
Titles or roles: Judge and government official; created first earl of Manchester in 1626; viscount Mandeville; Chief Justice of the King's Bench from 1616; Lord High Treasurer, 1620; brother of James Montagu (1568-1618) and Edward Montagu (1562-1644)
Gender: male
Montagu, James, 1568-1618 3 11 1 Alternative names: Montague
Titles or roles: Bishop of Bath and Wells, 1608-16; Bishop of Winchester, 1616-18; brother of Edward Montagu, first Baron Montagu (1562–1644), and Henry Montagu (c.1564–1642)
Gender: male
Montagu, J., fl. 1786 1 - - Gender: male
Montagu, John, 1654-1728 4 - - Alternative names: Mountagu
Titles or roles: Dean of Durham; master of Trinity College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Montagu, John, 1718-1792 162 52 - Titles or roles: fourth earl of Sandwich; statesman; politician; musical patron; Montagu, John, fifth earl of Sandwich (1744–1814)
Gender: male
Montagu, John, 1744-1814 2 - - Titles or roles: fifth earl of Sandwich; viscount Hinchingbrooke; politician; landowner; son of John Montagu (1718-1792)
Gender: male
Montagu, Robert, 1634-1683 1 - 5 Titles or roles: third earl of Manchester; politician; son of Edward Montagu, second earl of Manchester (1602–1671)
Gender: male
Montagu, Sydney (Sir), d.1644 1 - - Alternative names: Mountagu, Sydney; Montagu, Sidney
Titles or roles: politician; father of Montagu [Mountagu], Edward, first earl of Sandwich (1625–72); of Hinchinbrooke, Huntingdonshire; admitted to the Middle Temple, 11 May 1593
Gender: male
Montagu, Walter, 1604-1677 1 - - Alternative names: Mountague, Walter; Montague, Walter
Titles or roles: courtier; English agent; Catholic convert; abbot of St Martin
Gender: male
Montaigne, George, 1569-1628 - 1 - Alternative names: George Mountain
Titles or roles: Bishop of Lincoln 1617; Bishop of London 1621; Bishop of Durham 1627; Archbishop of York
Gender: male
Montalbani, Ovidio, 1601-1671 29 1 1 Alternative names: Bumaldi, Giovanni Antonio [pseud.]; Johannus Antonius Bumaldus [pseud.]; Montalbano, Ovidio; Bumaldus, Joannes Antonius; Bumald, Jean Antoine
Titles or roles: Italian scholar
Gender: male
Montallier, de, fl. 1692 9 - - Alternative names: Demontallier; Di montallier; Montallier
Gender: female
Montanari, Geminiano, 1633-1687 1 4 - Titles or roles: Astronomer and mathematician; correspondent of Edmund Halley's; professor/lecturer at the University of Padua
Gender: male
Montano, Benedicto Arias, 1527-1598 15 97 2 Alternative names: Benedictus Arias Montanus
Titles or roles: Spanish orientalist and editor
Gender: male
Montanus, Joanne, fl. 1634-1635 4 - - Alternative names: Montornus, Johannes; Montanus, Johannes; Montanus, John
Gender: male
Montanus, Petrus, 1594-1638 2 1 - Alternative names: Peter Berch
Titles or roles: Dutch theologian, from Delft; scholar of Dutch phonetics and phonology
Gender: male
Montanus, Samuel, fl. 1594 1 - - Titles or roles: Member of the Reformed Church in Leiden
Gender: male
Montanus, Theodorus, fl. 1577 1 1 - Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Church in Colchester
Gender: male
Montbéliard, Sibylle, fl. 1667-1668 2 2 - Titles or roles: Princess
Gender: female
Montbrun, Charles Du Puy de, 1530-1575 - - 2 Alternative names: Mobruntius
Titles or roles: Huguenot leader; executed, Grenoble
Gender: male
Montecchi, fl. 1740-1752 - - 1 Gender: male
Montecuccoli, Raimondo, 1609-1680 1 1 - Titles or roles: Italian military general
Gender: male
Montefani Caprara, Lodovico Maria, 1709-1785 1 - - Titles or roles: Librarian of the Istituto per le Scienze, Bologna; husband of Caterina Valsalva
Gender: male
Monteggia, Giovanni Battista, 1762-1815 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon at Ospedale Maggiore, Milan; graduated in surgery from Pavia
Gender: male
Montegnana, Ferdinand, 1600-1674 1 - 1 Alternative names: Montegnana, Ferdinand; Ferdinand de Montegnana
Titles or roles: Jesuit; Rector of the Jesuit College at Graz, from 1651
Gender: male
Montel, Giovanni, fl. 1654 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary to Philippines
Gender: male
Montemagni, Desiderio, 1597-1666 1 - - Titles or roles: Medici secretary
Gender: male
Montenaken, Cornelis van, fl. 1589-1598 3 - - Alternative names: Cornelis van Montenaken
Titles or roles: Member of the Dutch Reformed Church in Yarmouth
Gender: male
Montendon, Charles de, fl. 1661 1 - 1 Gender: male
Montenius, Godofredus, fl. 1586-1587 9 5 - Alternative names: Montens, Godofred; Montenus, Godofridus
Titles or roles: of Breda
Gender: male
Montens ?, Guil., fl. 1586 1 - - Gender: male
Monte, Philippe de, 1521-1603 - 4 - Alternative names: Philippe de Mons; Philippe Van den Berg [?]; Philippe de Monte
Titles or roles: Flemish musician and composer; kapellmeister at the chapel of Maximilian II
Gender: male
Monterde, Domino Magdalena de 1 - - Alternative names: De Monterde, Domino Magdalena
Gender: male
Monterde, Dom Luys de - 1 - Alternative names: De Monterde; Monterde, Dom Luys de
Gender: male
Montesio, Guilielmo, fl. 1661 - 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Montesquieu de Rocques, d.1604 2 - - Titles or roles: soldier; cousin of Joseph Justus Scaliger; probably son of Leonor de Brenieu and Jean de Secondat, Seigneur de Rocques (d.1599)
Gender: male
Monte Vecchio, Casimiro de, fl. 1668 1 - - Titles or roles: Franciscan in Tunis
Gender: male
Montfaucon (baron), fl. 1658 - 1 - Titles or roles: baron of Montfaucon
Gender: male
Montfaucon, Bernard de, 1655-1741 48 1 - Alternative names: Bernardus Montefalconius; Bernard Montfaucon; De Montfaucon
Gender: male
Montfoort, Dirck Jacobsz. van, 1510-1590 - 2 - Alternative names: Iacobsz., Dirick
Titles or roles: Merchant; Leiden city council member and burgomaster
Gender: male
Montgomery, George (Dr), 1569-1621 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Meath and Clogher; bishop of Derry
Gender: male
Montgomery, Robert, fl. 1721-1727 2 - - Alternative names: Montgomerie
Gender: male
Montgomery, William, fl. 1681 1 - - Gender: male
Montigny, d.1658 - 1 - Gender: male
Montjosieu, Louis de, fl. 1589 - 1 - Alternative names: Louis de Montjosieu
Titles or roles: Adressee of a letter from Dominicus Lampsonius, 1589
Gender: male
Montmorency, François-Henri de - 1 - Alternative names: François-Henri de Montmorency
Titles or roles: duc de Luxembourg
Gender: male
Montpensier, Duc de, fl. 1577 - 1 - Alternative names: Duke of Montpensier; Duke de Montpenster
Gender: male
Montucla, Jean-Étienne, 1725-1799 - - 1 Titles or roles: French mathematician; historian
Gender: male
Montzima, Bucho de, d.1594 - 22 5 Alternative names: Montzima, Bucho van; Montzima, Bucho; Bucho ab Aytta Zuichemus; Bucho van Aytta; Dr Muntzimanus
Titles or roles: nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507–77); Archdeacon; provost of St Jan, Utrecht
Gender: male
Montzima, de (brother of Buco de Montzima), fl. 1562-1570 - - 3 Titles or roles: Brother of Buco de Montzima (fl. 1556-74); nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77)
Gender: male