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Mabbott, Gilbert, fl. 1651 - - 1 Titles or roles: London? resident, known to Grundmann and Hartlib
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
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 - 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 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
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
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
Maelcote, Oddo van, 1672-1615 1 - - Alternative names: Odo van Maelcote; Oddo van Maelcote, S. J.
Titles or roles: Belgian Jesiut; mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Maero (Reverend), fl. 1716 - 1 - 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
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 (Signor), 1633-1714 12 32 1 Alternative names: Magliabecchi
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
Maicler, Georg Konrad, d.1574, fl. 1647 11 - 35 Titles or roles: Latin poet; theologian; pastor in Tellbach at Cannstatt
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
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, fl. 1631 - 2 - Alternative names: Mathias Mayrhoffer; Mathias Mayrhofer
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, 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, 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
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, His - 8 - Alternative names: His Majesty; Unidentified British king
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
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, 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
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
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
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
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
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 1 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 - 13 - 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, fl. 1698-1732 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
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
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 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician from Pisa; correspondent of Galileo
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, 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 Gender: male
Mareschal, Jean, fl. 1566-1586 - 2 - Alternative names: Jehan Mareschal
Titles or roles: Bookseller in Heidelberg and Lyon
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, Nathaniel, 1577-1642 1 - - 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
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 - 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
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, 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
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 5 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, J., 1705-1768 1 - - Titles or roles: Professor of botany, Cambridge, 1733
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) (mentioned 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
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
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
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
Masham, William, fl. 1584 1 - - Alternative names: Masham, Will
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
Maso, Giacomo, 1626-1674 1 - 1 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
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, J. M., fl. until 1812 1 - - Gender: male
Mason, Matthew, 1657-1714 3 - - Titles or roles: rector of Wakerley
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, 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
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
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
Gender: male
Mathion, Oded Louis, 1620-1700 1 - - Gender: male
Mathon, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: French astronomer
Gender: unknown
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
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 (Mr), fl. 1703 - 1 - Gender: male
Matthew, Tobias, 1544-1628 7 - - 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
Titles or roles: writer and courtier
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 2 - - Titles or roles: Proessor of the Ritter-Akademie, Sorø, 1629–38
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, fl. 1675 1 - - 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
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
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
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, 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
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
May, Humphry, fl. 1657 1 - - Titles or roles: of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Maynard, Ca., fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: of Isleham Hall, Cambridgeshire
Gender: unknown
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, William, 1589-1640 1 - - Titles or roles: first Baron Maynard
Gender: male
Mayne, Samuel, fl. until 1754 1 - - 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 - 2 - Alternative names: Adolf Frederick I of Mecklenburg-Schwerin; Adolf Frederick I von Mecklenburg-Schwerin; Adolf Frederick
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
Mede, Joseph, 1586-1638 21 5 10 Alternative names: Mead; Meade
Titles or roles: Hebraist and biblical scholar
Gender: male
Medeleys (Mr), fl. 1622 - - 1 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 4 7 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 35 4 Titles or roles: Italian cardinal, scholar
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
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
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
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
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
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
Titles or roles: 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: Editor of 'Acta Eruditorum'
Gender: male
Mendes da Costa, Emanuel, 1717-1791 10 4 - Alternative names: Da Costa, Emanuel Mendez; Costa, E. M. da
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 - - 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: unknown
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
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
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 53 1 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 - 1 2 Alternative names: Anna; Saumaise; des Bordes (Mrs); 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: unknown
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 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: unknown
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
Mersenne, de, fl. 1648 1 - - Gender: female
Mersenne, Marin, 1588-1648 412 1046 647 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
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
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, 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
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, 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 1 - - Alternative names: Mayerus; Meyerus; Mayer, Wolfgang
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Basel
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
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, J., fl. 1642 2 - - Alternative names: Michaetus, M. J.
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
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
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, Thomas (Sir) (fl. 1660) - - 3 Titles or roles: Searjeant Major General for the Six Counties of North Wales
Gender: male
Midensis, Ja., fl. 1624 1 - - 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
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 12 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
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, Henry (Sir), 1594-1664 - 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: professor; orientalist
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: horticulturist and 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: 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: antiquary and dean of Exeter
Gender: male
Milles, Sam, 1659-1727 4 1 - 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 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: 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
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
Minister of Philip II, fl. 1575 - 1 - 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
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
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, 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 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
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
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, in 1641 professor of mathematics in Münster
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
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
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
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, 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
Molnár, Albertus, fl. 1609 1 1 - Alternative names: Albertus Molnar; Albertus Molnár
Titles or roles: addressee of letter from Alsted, 1609
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
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
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, fl. 1596 2 - - Titles or roles: Italian lawyer; friend of Lipsius; Writing from Genoa to Ortelius, 1596
Gender: male
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; Fellow of the Royal Society
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
Montague, James, 1568-1618 - - 1 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, 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 (Dr), 1568-1618 3 11 - Titles or roles: bishop of Winchester; bishop of Bath and Wells
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
Montalbani, Ovidio, 1601-1671, fl. 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
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 - - Alternative names: Peter Berch
Titles or roles: Dutch theologian, from Delft; scholar of Dutch phonetics and phonology
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 Titles or roles: Rector of the Jesuit College at Graz since 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
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
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
Montzima, de (sister of Bucho de Montzima), fl. 1563 - - 1 Titles or roles: sister of Bucho de Montzima; niece of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77)
Gender: female
Montzima, Folcard de, d.1575 or before - - 6 Titles or roles: brother of Buco de Montzima (fl. 1556-74); nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77); student at Deventer (Daventria) and at Utrecht
Gender: male
Montzima, Tako, fl. 1573 - - 2 Titles or roles: brother of Bucho de Montzima (fl. 1556-74); nephew of Viglius Zuichemus (1507-77)
Gender: male
Moodey (Mr), fl. 1711 - 1 - Titles or roles: College of Customs, Poole
Gender: male
Moody, Christopher (Reverend), fl. 1809 - 1 - Gender: male
Moody (Dr), fl. 1813 - 1 - Gender: male
Moody, E., fl. 1788-1794 10 - - Titles or roles: husband of Mrs Moody
Gender: male
Moody, E. (Mrs) 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of E. Moody (fl. 1788-94)
Gender: female
Moody (Reverend Dr) (fl. 1803-13) - 2 - Gender: male
Moody, William, fl. 1696 1 - - Gender: male
Moons, Gulielmus, fl. 1637 1 - - Gender: male
Moore, Alice, d.1649 1 - - Alternative names: née Loftus
Titles or roles: younger daughter of Adam Loftus, first Viscount Loftus of Ely, lord chancellor of Ireland; wife of Charles Moore (1603-1643)
Gender: female
Moore, fl. 1716 - 1 - Gender: male
Moore, fl. 1641 - - 1 Titles or roles: scrivener in Lemster [Leominster], Herefordshire; known to John Beale
Gender: male
Moore, Henry, d.1676 1 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Drogheda; Anglo-Irish politician; soldier
Gender: male
Moore, Henry, fl. 1692 - 2 - Titles or roles: bishop
Gender: male
Moore, Henry (the Honorable and Reverend), d.1770 4 - - Titles or roles: rector of Malpas, Higher Moiety, Cheshire, from 1713; chaplain to Queen Anne; son of the third earl of Drogheda
Gender: male
Moore, J., fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Moore, John, 1646-1714 18 63 1 Titles or roles: bishop of Ely; bishop of Norwich; D.D.
Gender: male
Moore, John, fl. 1654-1657 4 - - Titles or roles: writing from Dublin
Gender: male
Moore, John (Reverend), b.1648 10 - - Titles or roles: of Helston, Cornwall
Gender: male
Moore, John (Sir), 1620-1702 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lord Mayor of London, 1681–2; merchant and local politician
Gender: male
Moore, Jonas (Sir), 1617-1679 4 2 3 Titles or roles: mathematician; patron of astronomy
Gender: male
Moore (Mr), fl. 1643 - 1 - Gender: male
Moore (Mr), fl. until 1675 - 1 - Gender: male
Moore, Samuel, fl. 1760-1778 1 - - Gender: male
Moore, Simon, fl. 1647 1 - - Gender: male
Moore, William 8 - - Alternative names: employee of James Bertie, first earl of Abingdon (1653-1699)
Gender: male
Moore, William, fl. 1702-1703 8 - - Gender: male
Moore, William (Reverend), fl. 1829 - 1 - Gender: male
Moor (Mr) (mentioned 1674) - - 1 Gender: male
Morales, Emanuel, fl. 1639 - 1 - Alternative names: Morales, Emm.
Gender: male
Morali, Ottavio, 1763-1826 1 - - Titles or roles: Catholic priest from Bergamo; bibliophile; member of the Accademia della Crusca
Gender: male
Morant, Philip, 1700-1770 2 - - Titles or roles: historian and Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Moratelli, Giambattista, fl. 1800-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: Professor of physics at the Liceo, Ferrara; author of a school and university textbook about physics
Gender: male
Moravia, Count of, fl. 1564 - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified Count of Moravia
Gender: male
Moray, Chr. Daniël, fl. 1668 - 1 - Alternative names: Daniel
Titles or roles: Secretary for Scottish affairs ('secrétaire des affaires d'Escosse')
Gender: male
Moray, Robert (Sir), 1608-1673 106 90 1 Alternative names: Murray
Titles or roles: army officer; politician; freemason; FRS
Gender: male
Mor, Bolque, fl. 1620 1 - - Alternative names: Bolque Mor
Gender: male
Mordan (Lord) (mentioned 1691) - - 1 Gender: male
Mordaunt, Charles, 1658-1735 2 - 1 Titles or roles: third earl of Peterborough; first earl of Monmouth; army officer; diplomatist
Gender: male
Mordaunt, Charles (Sir), fl. 1763 1 - - Gender: male
Mordaunt, E. (Lady) 1 - - Gender: female
Mordaunt, Elizabeth, 1603-1671 1 - - Alternative names: Elizabeth Howard (née); Elizabeth Mordaunt
Titles or roles: Wife of John Mordaunt, first Earl of Peterborough; daughter of William, Lord Howard of Effingham; countess of Peterborough
Gender: female
Mordaunt, Henry, 1623-1697 8 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Peterborough
Gender: male
Mordaunt, John, 1626-1675 - - 2 Titles or roles: English royalist conspirator; first viscount Mordaunt of Avalon
Gender: male
Mordaunt, John, d.1642 - - 1 Titles or roles: first Earl of Peterborough; eldest son of Henry Mordaunt, fourth Baron Mordaunt; husband of Elizabeth Howard (1603–1671)
Gender: male
More, Alexander, 1616-1670 4 2 1 Alternative names: Morus, Alexander; More, Alexandre; Moir; Alexander More
Titles or roles: Franco-Scottish Calvinist preacher
Gender: male
Moreau, Jean, fl. 1575 - 4 - Titles or roles: Printer
Gender: male
Moreau, Renato 3 - - Alternative names: René Moreau
Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
More, Henry (Dr), 1614-1687 44 31 35 Titles or roles: philosopher, poet, and theologian; Christ's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Morehouse, Lancelot, fl. 1670 3 - - Gender: male
Morel, Fédéric, 1558-1630 1 1 - Alternative names: Federic Morel the younger; Federic; Frédéric Morel; Federicus Morellus; Fédéric Morel Le Jeune; Morel, Fédéric II
Titles or roles: French royal printer
Gender: male
Morell, André, 1646-1703 1 - - Alternative names: Morell-Hartmann, André; Andre
Titles or roles: Assistant to physician and numismatist Pierre Rainssant during the creation of the Cabinet des Médailles of Louis XIV
Gender: male
Morelli, Maria Maddalena, 1727-1800 1 - - Titles or roles: Tuscan poet; poet laureate at the Habsburg court, Vienna
Gender: female
More, Richard, 1575-1643 1 - - Titles or roles: religious writer and politician
Gender: male
More, Robert (Sir), 1581-1626 2 - - Titles or roles: of Losely, Surrey; father of Sir Poynings More (1606-49), at Trinity College, Oxford
Gender: male
Mores, Edward Rowe, 1730-1778 8 - 1 Titles or roles: antiquary; historian of printing
Gender: male
More, Thomas, fl. 1705 2 - - Gender: male
More, Thomas (Sir), 1478-1535 2 - 21 Alternative names: Saint Thomas More
Titles or roles: English humanist; author of 'Utopia'; lawyer
Gender: male
Moreton, John (Reverend) 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of West Dean, West Sussex, 1785
Gender: male
Moreton, William, 1640-1715 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Meath; bishop of Kildare
Gender: male
Moreton, W. (Reverend), fl. 1796 1 - - Gender: male
Moret, Theodor S. J., 1602-1667 6 4 1 Alternative names: Moretus
Titles or roles: Belgian mathematician and Jesuit professor in Prague
Gender: male
Moretus, Adriana, fl. 1574 1 - - Alternative names: Adrienne Moretus
Titles or roles: Mother of Johannes I Moretus
Gender: female
Moretus, Balthasar, 1574-1641 59 17 - Alternative names: Balthasar I Moretus
Titles or roles: Flemish printer; grandson of Christophe Plantin
Gender: male
Moretus, François, fl. 1574 1 - - Alternative names: Moretus, Francois; Franҫois Moerentorf
Titles or roles: brother of Jan Moretus
Gender: male
Moretus, Gaspar, 1548-1571 1 - - Alternative names: Mourteurf Gaspar; Moerentorf; Mourentorf
Titles or roles: Brother of Jean Moretus
Gender: male
Moretus, Jan (the younger), d.1619 1 - - Alternative names: Joannes Moretus; Joannes II Moretus
Titles or roles: Son of Jan Moretus the elder; printer
Gender: male
Moretus, Joannes (the elder), 1543-1610 75 78 - Alternative names: Joannes I Moretus; Jan Moerentorf the First; Jan Moretus; Jean Moretus; Johann Moerentorf; Joannes Moretu; Joannes Moretus I; Mourentorff; Jean Mourentorf; Jan Mouret
Titles or roles: Flemish printer; son-in-law and successor of Christophe Plantin; born and died in Antwerp
Gender: male
Moretus, Melchior, d.1634 1 2 - Titles or roles: son of Jan Moretus and Martina Plantin
Gender: male
Moretus, Petrus, fl. 1570 4 - - Alternative names: Pierre Moerentorf
Titles or roles: Johannes brother; Plantin's son-in-law
Gender: male
Morfitt, G., fl. until 1827 1 - - Gender: male
Morgagni, Gianbattista, 1682-1771 - - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of anatomy, Padua; founder of pathological anatomy
Gender: male
Morgan, Anna, fl. 1643-1684 - 5 - Gender: female
Morgan, Anthony, fl. 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Morgan, Caesar (Reverend), 1750-1812 3 - - Titles or roles: chaplain to the Bishop of Ely, 1783; curate, Ely St Mary, 1781; vicar of Wisbech St Peter, 1792; rector of Streatham with Little Thetford, 1802-12; canon of Ely, 1804
Gender: male
Morgan, Charles, 1575-1642 - 1 - Titles or roles: Scottish soldier; governor of Bergen op Zoom (1633–)
Gender: male
Morgan, Charles (Mr) (mentioned 1673) - - 2 Gender: male
Morgan, Charles (Reverend), fl. 1782 3 - - Gender: male
Morgan, Edward, fl. 1642 1 - - Gender: male
Morgan, Edward, fl. 1685 - - 1 Titles or roles: horticulturalist
Gender: male
Morgan, George, fl. until 1695 1 - - Titles or roles: writing from Wimborne, Dorset
Gender: male
Morgan, John, d.1760 1 - - Titles or roles: rector of Brightwell, 1726-60; canon, later prebendary, of the 1st prebend, Winchester cathedral; rector of Walllingford St Peter, 1743-60
Gender: male
Morgan, Matthew, 1652-1703 2 - - Titles or roles: translator and poet; fellow of St John's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Morgann, Maurice, 1725-1802 1 - - Titles or roles: colonial administrator; literary scholar
Gender: male
Morgan, Rhys (Reverend), b.1662 12 - - Alternative names: Morgan, Rice
Titles or roles: of Bangor
Gender: male
Morgan, Robert, 1608-1673 4 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Bangor
Gender: male
Morgan, Thomas (Colonel), d.1679 3 - - Gender: male
Morgan, Thomas, fl. 1694-1697 3 - - Gender: male
Morgan, William, fl. 1720-1733 23 - - Titles or roles: employee of William Beaw, chancellor of Llandaff
Gender: male
Morgenbesser, Michael, fl. 1739-1740 2 - - Alternative names: Morgenbester
Gender: male
Morgues, Mathieu de, 1582-1670 1 2 - Alternative names: Mathieu de Morgues; Monsieur de St-Germain
Titles or roles: abbé de Saint-Germain
Gender: male
Morhof, Daniel Georg, 1639-1691 1 2 2 Titles or roles: German Latin writer and scholar
Gender: male
Moriaen, Johann, 1591-1668 240 16 40 Alternative names: Morian, John; Morian, Johann; Moriaen, Johannes; Morian, Johannes
Titles or roles: Alchemist
Gender: male
Moriam, Henrich, fl. 1636 - - 1 Titles or roles: Pastor in Liffland; friend and correspondent of John Dury
Gender: male
Morice, William (Sir), 1602-1676 3 1 - Titles or roles: secretary of state
Gender: male
Morice, William (Sir), 1602-1676 - - 1 Alternative names: Morrice, William
Titles or roles: Politician
Gender: male
Morigia, Camillo, 1743-1795 - 1 - Titles or roles: Italian architect from Ravenna
Gender: male
Morillon, Guido, d.1548 - 3 - Alternative names: Gui Morillon; Guy
Titles or roles: Humanist born in Burgundy; Secretary and Privy Councillor of the Emperor Charles V; Died at Louvain
Gender: male
Morillonius, fl. 1574 - - 1 Gender: male
Morillon, Maximilian (Dr), d.1586 - 17 1 Alternative names: Morrillon; Mons. le Prevost d'Ayres
Titles or roles: Archdeacon of Mechelen; bishop of Tournai (1580–86)
Gender: male
Morin du Sendat, François II de, fl. 1696 1 - - Titles or roles: baron de Sendat
Gender: male
Morin, fl. 1698 - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at La Haye en Touraine [Descartes]
Gender: male
Moring, John, fl. 1612 1 - - Gender: male
Morin, Jean, 1591-1659 3 1