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Pace, Giulio, 1550-1635 9 - - Gender: male
Packer (Colonel) - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned 1659
Gender: male
Packer, John, fl. 1684 2 - - Titles or roles: Physician; practised in Reading; MD, Padua, 1656
Gender: male
Packwood, Samuel, fl. 1739 1 - - Gender: male
Paddy, William (Sir), 1554-1634 1 - 1 Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Padevoirdt, Geertruyd van, fl. 1644 1 - - Alternative names: Geertruid; van Gent
Titles or roles: Baroness of Ghent
Gender: female
Paets, Adriaan, 1631-1685 3 - - Alternative names: Adriaan Paets, the elder
Titles or roles: alderman of Rotterdam; Dutch lawyer and politician; Ambassador in Spain 1672-75, and in England in 1684.
Gender: male
Paets, Adriaan, 1657-1712 1 - - Alternative names: Paets, Adriaan, fils
Titles or roles: son of Adriaan Paets the elder (1631-1685)
Gender: male
Paeu, Gerrit 1 - - Gender: male
Paffenrode, Jacob, fl. 1617-1652 1 - - Titles or roles: Bailiff ('drossaard') of Gorinchem and Arkel
Gender: male
Paffenrode, Jan van, 1618-1673 1 - - Alternative names: Joan
Gender: male
Pagano, fl. 1657 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit in Valencia
Gender: male
Page, fl. until 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Page, George, fl. 1716 1 - - Gender: male
Pagenstecher, Arnold Gijsbert, 1616-1688 1 - - Alternative names: Alexander Ghisbert; Arnold Gisbert Pagenstecher
Titles or roles: Curator, University of Duisburg
Gender: male
Paget, Henry, fl. 1639 1 - - Titles or roles: English captain in the service of the States ('in dienst der Staten')
Gender: male
Page, Thomas (Sir), d.1681 1 - - Titles or roles: fellow of King's College, Cambridge, 1631-75; Provost of King's, 1675-81; Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge University, 1676-77; Secretary to the Duke of Ormond, Deputy Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland
Gender: male
Paget, John, d.1638 1 - - Gender: male
Paget, John, fl. 1801 - 3 - Gender: male
Paget, Katherine Knyvett, 1543-1622 1 - - Titles or roles: daughter of Sir Henry Knyvett (d.1546); wife of Sir Henry Paget (d.1568) and later of Sir Edward Cary of Aldenham (1540-1618); aunt by marriage of Philip Sidney; half-sister of Francis Walsingham
Gender: female
Paget, Robert, d.1684 8 5 - Alternative names: Pagetius, Robertus
Gender: male
Paget, Thomas (Lord), 1544-1590 - 4 - Titles or roles: fourth Baron Paget; Roman Catholic layman and exile
Gender: male
Paget, William (Sir), 1609-1678 1 - - Alternative names: Pagett
Gender: male
Pagi, Antoine, 1624-1699 9 8 - Alternative names: Pagi, Antoini; Pagi, Antonius; Pagi, Antoine (on behalf of)
Titles or roles: French ecclesiastical historian
Gender: male
Pagit, Thomas, fl. 1635-1645 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Friend of Ashmole; second son of James Pagit
Gender: male
Pagliarini, Nicolas (the elder), fl. 1739-1746 5 - - Alternative names: Pagliarini, Nicolas (l'aîné); Pagliarini l'aisné
Gender: male
Pagliarini, Nicolas (the younger) 7 - - Alternative names: Pagliarini, Nicolas (fils); Nicolaus
Gender: male
Pagès, Salomon, fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: Salomon Pages
Gender: male
Pailheres, fl. 1675 2 - - Gender: unknown
Paisen, Matthias, 1643-1670 9 7 2 Titles or roles: Hamburg physician
Gender: male
Paitoni, Jacopo Maria, 1707-1774 - 2 - Titles or roles: Venetian Jesuit; prolific letter-writer and letter collector; translator; antiquary; related to Algarotti's family
Gender: male
Pakington, Dorothy (Lady), 1623-1679 1 - 6 Alternative names: née Coventry; Packington
Titles or roles: friend of learned clergy; wife of Sir John Pakington, second baronet (1621–80)
Gender: female
Pakington, Hester (Lady), 1672-1715 1 - - Titles or roles: second wife of Pakington, Sir John, fourth baronet (1671–1727); daughter and heir of Sir Herbert Perrott, of Haroldston, Pembrokeshire
Gender: female
Pakington, John (Sir), 1671-1727 6 - - Titles or roles: fourth baronet; politician
Gender: male
Pakington, John (Sir), 1649-1688 - - 1 Gender: male
Palavicino, Horatio (Sir), 1540-1600 1 - - Titles or roles: merchant; diplomat
Gender: male
Palbiesky, Matthias, 1623-1677 2 1 - Alternative names: Palbitzki, Matthias; Palpitzky, Matthias
Gender: male
Paleari, Cesare, fl. 1664 1 - - Gender: male
Paleston (Lady), fl. until 1683 1 1 - Gender: female
Palgrave, S., fl. 1624 1 - - Gender: male
Palgrave, William, 1735-1799 - 5 28 Titles or roles: Rector of Thrandeston, Suffolk
Gender: male
Palisi (fl. 1640) - - 1 Gender: male
Paliurus, Pavel, 1569-1632 - 1 2 Gender: male
Palkovič, Martin, fl. 1635-1654 1 - - Alternative names: Palkovic; Palkowich
Titles or roles: Jesuit, professor of philosophy of Trnava University
Gender: male
Pallandt, Floris II van, 1577-1639 - 1 - Alternative names: Pallandt, Floris II van; Florent de Culembourg
Titles or roles: Count of Culemborg; Culembourg, Florent of; Culemberg; Culemburg
Gender: male
Pallante, G. 1 - - Gender: unknown
Pallardy, Etienne, fl. 1706 1 - - Titles or roles: in Delft
Gender: male
Pallavicini, Batista, fl. 1707 1 - - Gender: male
Pallavicini, Ranuccio, 1632-1712 1 - - Titles or roles: Inquisitor in Malta and cardinal
Gender: male
Pallavicino, Ferrante, 1615-1644 - - 4 Alternative names: Pallavicini, Ferrante; Flagello de Barberini; Spironcini, Ginifacio; Lupa, Alcinio
Titles or roles: Writer
Gender: male
Pallerini, Antonia, 1790-1870 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian dancer and mime artist
Gender: female
Palliser, Hugh (Sir), 1723-1796 1 - - Titles or roles: first baronet; naval officer, vice-admiral; politician
Gender: male
Palliser, William, 1646-1727 8 1 - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland archbishop of Cashel
Gender: male
Palmer, Barbara, 1640-1709 1 - - Alternative names: née Villiers
Titles or roles: countess of Castlemaine and suo jure duchess of Cleveland; only child of William Villiers, second Viscount Grandison (1614–43), and his wife, Mary Bayning (c.1623–1672)
Gender: female
Palmer, Charles Fyshe, 1770-1843 1 - - Alternative names: Long Fyshe
Titles or roles: MP for Reading 1818-1826, 1827-1834, and 1837-1841; of Luckley House, Wokingham, Berkshire
Gender: male
Palmer, Geoffrey (Sir), 1598-1670 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer; politician; Attorney General; first baronet
Gender: male
Palmer, Henry, fl. 1708 1 - - Gender: male
Palmer, Herbert, 1601-1647 3 2 - Gender: male
Palmer, J. (Dr), fl. 1785 6 - - Gender: male
Palmer, J. F. (Dr), fl. 1785-1786 2 - - Gender: male
Palmer, J. N. (Dr), fl. 1785 9 - - Gender: male
Palmer, John, fl. 1656 - 1 - Gender: male
Palmer, John (Reverend) (fl. 1643-79), 1612-1679 2 73 - Titles or roles: Rector of Ecton and Archdeacon of Northampton; executor of the will of Sir Henry Yelverton (1633-70); husband of Bridget Catesby (daughter of Clifton Catesby of Ecton); father of John Palmer and Thomas Palmer
Gender: male
Palmer, Joseph, 1756-1815 1 - - Alternative names: Budworth (formerly)
Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Palmer, Margaret, fl. 1656 1 - - Gender: female
Palmer, Ralph, b.1668 7 - - Titles or roles: bar-at-law; of Middle Temple; brother-in-law of Viscount Fermanagh
Gender: male
Palmer, Roger, 1634-1705 1 1 - Titles or roles: English courtier, diplomat, and politician; Roman Catholic apologist; baron of Limerick; first earl of Castlemaine
Gender: male
Palmer, S., fl. 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Palmer, Thomas, fl. 1717 1 1 - Gender: male
Palmerus, Franciscus 1 - 1 Alternative names: Palmer, Francis
Gender: male
Paltrinieri Triulzi, Camilla, 1777-1818 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian writer; from Mantua
Gender: female
Palts-Landsberg, Frederik Lodewijk, 1619-1681 8 3 - Alternative names: Pfalz
Titles or roles: Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Gender: male
Palts-Neuburg, Eleonora Magdalena Theresia von, 1655-1720 2 4 - Alternative names: Eleonora Magdalena Theresia von Palts-Neuburg; Eleonore Magdalene
Titles or roles: Empress and consort of Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
Gender: female
Palts, Ruprecht, 1619-1682 - 1 - Gender: male
Paltz-Neuburg, Filips-Willem von, 1615-1690 1 2 - Gender: male
Paltz-Neuburg, Johan Wilhelm von, 1658-1716 1 1 - Alternative names: Johan Wilhelm von Paltz-Neuburg
Titles or roles: Elector Palatine
Gender: male
Paludanus, Bernardus, 1550-1633 2 3 - Alternative names: Berend ten Broeke
Titles or roles: Dutch scientist and physician
Gender: male
Paluday, J., fl. 1593 - 1 - Gender: male
Paludius, Jan, fl. 1590-1619 15 4 - Alternative names: Paluski, Jan; Paludius, Jean; Paludius, Ioan.; Johannes Paludius; Paludius, Johann
Titles or roles: Enrolled at Wittenberg (1590), Leipzig (1593), Basel (1595), Amberg (1596), Geneva (1596), Orleans (1598); Silesian patrician; Host of Beza in Geneva; Preceptor of Venceslaus and George Sigismund of Zastrizly (from Moravia); Counsellor of the duke of Legnica and Brzeg (1600)
Gender: male
Paman, Clement, 1611-1664 4 - - Alternative names: Payman; Paynem
Titles or roles: prebendary of St Patrick's, 1661-63; poet
Gender: male
Paman, Henry, 1623-1695 59 46 - Titles or roles: physician; fellow of Royal College of Physicians; professor of physic, Gresham College, 1679; fellow of St John's College, Cambridge; F.R.S.; LL.D.; tutor to Martin Lister (1639-1712); public orator, Cambrdige, 1674-81
Gender: male
Pamele, Guillaume de, 1528-1591 1 4 - Alternative names: Pamel
Titles or roles: President of Privy Council, Brussels
Gender: male
Pamèle, Jacques de Joigny de, 1536-1587 - 8 - Alternative names: Jacques de Joigny de Pamele; Jacobus Pamelius; Jacques Pamelius; Jacobo Pamelio; Jac. De Pamele
Titles or roles: Flemish theologian
Gender: male
Pamphili, Giovanni Battista, 1574-1655 - 1 1 Alternative names: Innocent X.
Titles or roles: Pope (1644-1655)
Gender: male
Pancratius, Gerbrand, fl. 1643 - 1 - Alternative names: Pancras
Titles or roles: Burgomeister of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Pandelaert, Bernardus, 1600-1653 - 1 - Alternative names: Bernardus van Pandelaert
Titles or roles: Physician and writer
Gender: male
Pandelius, Christophorus, fl. 1640 - 1 1 Alternative names: Christophorus, Pandelius; Panthelius; Krzysztof Pandlowski
Titles or roles: Consenior of the Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
Panneel, Michael, d.1604 1 - - Alternative names: Ephippius
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister
Gender: male
Pannekoek, Georg - 1 - Gender: male
Pansser, J., fl. 1617-1618 2 - - Alternative names: Pansser, G.; Pansier, G.; Pansier, J.
Gender: unknown
Pantelius, Bartholomaeus, fl. 1643-1648 2 - - Gender: male
Panterus, Guilielmus, 1623-1659 1 - - Gender: male
Panting, Matthew, 1683-1739 1 - - Titles or roles: master of Pembroke College, Oxford
Gender: male
Pantin, Pierre, 1556-1611 - 18 - Alternative names: Pantinus, Petrus
Titles or roles: Classical scholar; Professor of Greek in Toledo; Librarian of the archbishop of Toledo; Canon of the cathedral of Ypres; Dean of St. Gudule in Brussels; Apostolic deleguate to the Royal Army in Netherlands
Gender: male
Pantinus, F., fl. 1617 1 - - Gender: male
Pantinus, Joannes, fl. 1614-1617 2 3 - Gender: male
Pantogiotes (?), Erminoi, fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: male
Panzani, Gregory, fl. 1636 1 - - Gender: male
Paoli, Sebastiano, 1684-1751 1 - - Titles or roles: Catholic priest; from Lucca; scholar
Gender: male
Pape, André de, 1542-1581 - 1 - Alternative names: André de Pape; Andre de Pape; Andreas Papius
Titles or roles: Poet; musician; published by Christophe Plantin; Liévin Torrentius' nephew
Gender: male
Pape, Johann, 1558-1622 17 - - Alternative names: Johannes Papius
Titles or roles: Doctor; Professor at the University of Königsberg
Gender: male
Papenbroeck, Daniel van, 1628-1714 19 2 - Alternative names: Daniel van Papenbroek; Daniel Papebroch; Papenbroeck, Daniel van; Daniël Papenbrochius; Papebroche, Daniel; Papebrochius; Papenbroeck, Daniel
Titles or roles: Flemish Jesuit hagiographer
Gender: male
Papillon, Thomas, 1623-1702 1 - - Alternative names: Papilion, Thomas
Titles or roles: merchant and politician; master of the Mercers' Company, 1673/4, 1682/3, 1692/3, and 1698/9.; M.P.
Gender: male
Papillon, Thomas, fl. 1682 1 - - Gender: male
Papillon, Thomas, fl. 1665 - 1 - Titles or roles: merchant; acting for Lord Wharton
Gender: male
Papin, Denis, 1647-1712 10 3 - Titles or roles: French physicist, mathematician and inventor; natural philosopher
Gender: male
Papin (Mr) (mentioned 1686) - - 1 Gender: male
Pappadopolis, Nicolas, fl. 1674 1 - - Gender: male
Pappus, Johann, 1549-1610 - - 1 Alternative names: Pappius, Johannes; Papp, Johann; Pappuß the Elder
Titles or roles: Theologian; Professor of Hebrew in Strasburg
Gender: male
Paracelsus, 1493-1541 - - 7 Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Paramor, Thomas (Reverend), d.1701 1 - - Gender: male
Paravicino, Pietro, fl. 1645 2 1 - Titles or roles: Citizen of Leiden
Gender: male
Pardies, Ignace-Gaston, 1636-1673 14 8 3 Alternative names: Ignace Gaston Pardies
Titles or roles: French physician and scientist
Gender: male
Pardini, Sebastiano, fl. 1581 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian in the entourage of Catherine de' Medici
Gender: male
Pardoe, John, fl. 1790 1 - - Gender: male
Pardo, Pedro de Burdeos, fl. 1664 1 - - Gender: male
Pardo, Susanna de, d.1642 3 - - Alternative names: Susanna Pardovan; Susanna Pardo
Titles or roles: Abbess of Our Lady of Munster, Roermond, 1626–1642
Gender: female
Pareus, Daniel, 1605-1635 3 7 1 Alternative names: Paraeus; Wängler
Titles or roles: Philologist; son of Johann Philipp Pareus
Gender: male
Pareus, David, 1548-1622 6 - 5 Titles or roles: Student in Heidelberg (1566-1571); Minister in Schlettenbach (1571); Principal pastor of Hemsbach (1573); Teacher at the College of Wisdom in Heidelberg (1583); Counsellor to the ecclesiastical Senate (1592); Divinity professor of Old Testament at the University of Heidelberg (1595); Divinity professor of New Testament at the University of Heidelberg (1602)
Gender: male
Pareus, Johann Philip, 1576-1648 6 3 3 Alternative names: Pareus, Philipp; Paraeus; Johann Philipp Pareus; Paraeus, Philippus
Titles or roles: Philologist; father of Daniel Pareus
Gender: male
Parfitt, Edward, fl. 1788 2 - - Gender: male
Parfitt, R., fl. 1800 1 - - Gender: male
Pargiter (Mrs), fl. 1661 - 1 - Titles or roles: In London; Sister of H. A. (possible aliases: Henry Alexander or Henry Zinzan)
Gender: female
Parini, Giuseppe, 1729-1799 1 - - Titles or roles: Catholic priest; Enlightenment thinker scholar; poet
Gender: male
Parisiani, Torquato 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, missionary to the Ethiopia and the Far East
Gender: male
Paris, Matthew - - 1 Gender: unknown
Parker, David, fl. 1811 1 - - Gender: male
Parker, George, 1654-1743 3 1 - Titles or roles: almanac maker; astrologer
Gender: male
Parker, Gilbert (Captain), fl. 1642 - 1 - Gender: male
Parker, John, 1548-1619 - - 1 Titles or roles: son of Matthew Parker, archbishop of Canterbury (1504-75); brother of Matthew Parker (b.1551)
Gender: male
Parker, John, d.1643 1 - - Titles or roles: Dean of Leighlin, 1618–37; dean of Killahoe
Gender: male
Parker, John, fl. 1825 1 - - Gender: male
Parker, John (fl. 1655-59) 1 - - Titles or roles: judge on the Northern circuit
Gender: male
Parker, Matthew, 1504-1575 24 13 1 Titles or roles: archbishop of Canterbury; patron of scholarship
Gender: male
Parker, Nicholas (Sir), d.1619 1 - - Alternative names: Parker, Nycholas
Titles or roles: soldier; deputy lieutenant of Cornwall, 1598, and governor of Pendennis Castle
Gender: male
Parker, Peter (fl. 1684-85) 12 - 6 Titles or roles: printer
Gender: male
Parker, Philip (Sir), fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Parker, Rebecca, b.1650, fl. 1688 - - 1 Alternative names: née Pheasant; Parker, Lady Madam
Gender: female
Parker, Robert, fl. 1692-1693 1 - - Gender: male
Parker, Robert, fl. 1699 2 - - Gender: male
Parker, Samuel, 1681-1730 8 7 - Titles or roles: non-juror and theological writer; son of Samuel Parker (1640-88)
Gender: male
Parker, Samuel, 1640-1688 16 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Oxford; archdeacon of Canterbury; father of Samuel Parker (1681–1730)
Gender: male
Parker, Thomas, 1595-1677 1 - - Titles or roles: minister in America
Gender: male
Parker, Thomas, 1667-1732 3 - 1 Titles or roles: first earl of Macclesfield; lord chancellor
Gender: male
Parker, Thomas (fl. 1647) - - 1 Gender: male
Parker, Thomas Lister, 1779-1858 3 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and collector
Gender: male
Parkes, John, fl. 1705-1715 5 3 - Gender: male
Parkhurst, John, 1511-1575 - - 1 Titles or roles: Bishop of Norwich 1560-75
Gender: male
Parkhurst, Thomas (Mr) (mentioned 1691) - - 5 Gender: male
Parkin, Charles (Reverend), 1690-1765 1 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Parkinson (Mr) (mentioned 1683) - - 1 Titles or roles: fellow of Lincoln College
Gender: male
Park, John James, 1793-1833 7 - - Titles or roles: jurist; Thomas Park (1758/9–1834) and Maria Hester Reynolds (1760–1813)
Gender: male
Park, Thomas, 1758-1834 1 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and bibliographer; father of John James Park (1793-1834)
Gender: male
Parma, Horatio, fl. 1580-1590 - 1 - Titles or roles: Poet and composer of madrigals
Gender: male
Parmenter, Adrian, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Paroli, Carlo, fl. 1780-1800 - 1 - Gender: male
Parra, Juan de la, d.1521 - 1 - Alternative names: Juan de la Parra
Titles or roles: Physician; tutor of Ferdinand I
Gender: male
Parran, Antoine, 1587-1650 2 - - Titles or roles: musician; composer; Jesuit (novitiate begun 1608)
Gender: male
Parrards, fl. 1796 1 - - Gender: male
Parrey, William, fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Parrhasius, Janus, 1470-1522 - - 1 Alternative names: Parrhasius, Aulus Janus; Parisio, Giovan Paulo
Gender: male
Parr, Katherine, Queen consort of Henry VIII, 1512-1548 - 5 - Alternative names: née Parr; Kateryn; Catherine; Katharine
Titles or roles: Queen of England and Ireland; sixth consort of Henry VIII (1491-1547); step-mother of Edward IV (1537-53)
Gender: female
Parr, Richard, 1616-1691 12 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; vicar of Camberwell, Surrey
Gender: male
Parr, Samuel, 1747-1825 1 - - Titles or roles: schoolmaster
Gender: male
Parry, Benjamin, 1634-1678 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Ossory
Gender: male
Parry, Blanche, 1508-1590 1 - - Alternative names: Parry, Blanch
Titles or roles: attendant of Elizabeth I; courtier
Gender: female
Parry, David, 1682-1714 9 10 - Titles or roles: scholar; assistant to Edward Lhwyd (1659/60-1709); Keeper of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 1709-14; brother of Thomas Parry (fl. 1703-04)
Gender: male
Parry, David and others 1 - - Gender: unknown
Parry (Dr), fl. 1688 - 2 - Titles or roles: In Llanfyllin
Gender: male
Parry, Edward, d.1650 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland bishop of Killaloe and author
Gender: male
Parry, Edward, fl. 1725-1726 2 3 - Titles or roles: Minister; Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Parry, Henry, 1561-1616 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Gloucester, 1607-10; bishop of Worcester, 1610-16
Gender: male
Parry, John, fl. 1680-1727 32 - - Gender: male
Parry, Robert, fl. 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Parry, Stephen, fl. 1700 2 - - Titles or roles: son of John Parry of Panteinon and Pantyrodyn
Gender: male
Parry, Thomas, fl. 1703-1704 8 - - Titles or roles: Brother of David Parry (1682-1714)
Gender: male
Parry, William, 1687-1756 72 1 3 Titles or roles: antiquary; calligrapher; rector of Shipston-on-Stour, Worcestershire
Gender: male
Parry, William, fl. 1703 4 - - Titles or roles: brother of David Parry (1682-1714)
Gender: male
Parsons, John, 1761-1819 10 2 - Titles or roles: bishop of Peterborough; master of Balliol College, Oxford; D.D.
Gender: male
Parsons, Lawrence (Sir), 1758-1841 3 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Rosse; politician
Gender: male
Parsons, Philip, 1729-1812 3 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; schoolmaster
Gender: male
Parsons, Richard, 1641-1711 16 1 - Titles or roles: ecclesiastical judge; antiquary; chancellor of the diocese of Gloucester
Gender: male
Parsons, Robert, 1646-1714 1 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; archdeacon of Gloucester, 1703; rector of Oddington, Gloucestershire, 1687
Gender: male
Parsons, Robert, 1546-1610 - - 1 Gender: male
Parsons, William (Sir), fl. 1641 1 - - Gender: male
Partridge (Captain), fl. 1630 - 1 - Gender: male
Parttridge, Edward, fl. 1658 1 1 - Alternative names: Partridge, Edward; Partridge, Sir Edward
Gender: male
Paruta, Filippo, 1552-1629 - - 1 Alternative names: Paruta, Philippus
Gender: male
Parvilliers, Adrien de, 1619-1678 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Syria
Gender: male
Parvus, Jiřík, 1563-1633 - - 2 Alternative names: Georgius
Gender: male
Parys, Guillaume van, fl. 1570 - 1 - Gender: male
Pascal, Blaise, 1623-1662 50 14 9 Alternative names: Louis de Montalte
Titles or roles: French mathematician, physicist, and philosopher
Gender: male
Pascal, Jacqueline, 1625-1661 2 - - Titles or roles: Jansenist (from 1646); nun at the Abbaye de Port-Royal, Paris (from 1652)
Gender: female
Pascal, Étienne, 1588-1651 3 2 - Titles or roles: lawyer; tax assessor; mathematician; scientist
Gender: male
Paschalis, Petrus, fl. 1624-1631 2 - - Gender: male
Paschall, Andrew (Reverend), 1631-1696 155 48 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; advocate for a universal language; matric. Queens' College, Cambridge, 1647
Gender: male
Pasha, Siyavush - 1 - Alternative names: Siyavu͑ Pa͑a; Kanijeli Siyavu͑ Pa͑a
Titles or roles: Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire 15 April 1586 - 2 April 1589
Gender: male
Pashley, William, 1661-1708 1 - - Titles or roles: Cambridge
Gender: male
Pashley, William (Reverend), 1719-1793 1 - - Alternative names: rector of Barlborough and of Grove, Nottingham
Gender: male
Pas, Isaac Manassès de, 1590-1640 1 1 - Alternative names: Manasses
Titles or roles: marquis de Feuquieres; French general
Gender: male
Paskovius, Johannes (fl. 1657-61) - - 2 Alternative names: Paskovský; Paskovsky
Titles or roles: Printer in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Pasor, Georg, 1570-1637 5 2 1 Alternative names: Pasor, Georg
Titles or roles: Philologist; professor at the universities of Herborn and of Franeker, Netherlands; father of Matthias Pasor (1599–1658)
Gender: male
Pasor, Matthias, 1599-1658 7 2 - Titles or roles: linguist and philosopher; chair of oriental languages, University of Oxford; chair of moral philosophy, University of Groningen; son of Georg Pasor (1570–1637) and Apollonia Hendsch (d. 1614)
Gender: male
Pasquale, Giovanni Pietro 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit in Capua, author
Gender: male
Pasquali, Carlo, 1547-1625 3 1 - Alternative names: Paschali, Carlo; Paschalis Cuneatis, Carolus; Pascale, Carlo; Pasquale, Carolus; Paschal, Carl; Paschal, Charles; Pascal, Charles; Paschalius, Carolus
Titles or roles: Jurist; diplomat; historian; classicist; ambassador to the Graubünden
Gender: male
Pasquali, Giambattista, 1702-1784 - - 1 Titles or roles: Venetian bookseller and printer
Gender: male
Pasqualin, Lelius, fl. 1608 - - 1 Titles or roles: Italian antiquarian
Gender: male
Passemer, George, b.1646 5 - - Gender: male
Passionei, Domenico, 1682-1761 - 2 1 Titles or roles: Papal diplomat; Jansenist; book collector; confidant of Eugene of Savoy; Francophile and facilitator of the introduction of French culture into Italy
Gender: male
Pastoir, Georg Friedrich, fl. 1633 1 - - Gender: male
Paston, Charles, 1673-1718 2 - - Titles or roles: Lord Paston; M.P. for Thetford, Norfolk; of Oxnead Hall, Norfolk; son of William Paston, second earl of Yarmouth (1654–1732); grandson of Robert Paston, first earl of Yarmouth (1631–1683)
Gender: male
Paston, Margaret (Lady), fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: female
Paston, Robert, 1631-1683 4 - - Titles or roles: first earl of Yarmouth; politician; father of William Paston (1653–1732); grandfather of Charles Lord Paston (1673–1718)
Gender: male
Paston, Thomas, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Paston, William, 1653-1732 - 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Yarmouth
Gender: male
Paston, William, d.1663 1 - - Titles or roles: matriculated 1624
Gender: male
Paston, William (Sir), fl. 1643-1644 1 - - Gender: male
Pastorius, Joachim (fl. before 1654) 2 - 1 Gender: male
Patavol, fl. 1750-1760 - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned 1758
Gender: male
Pate, Richard, d.1565 - 2 1 Alternative names: Pace, Richard
Titles or roles: Pupil of Juan Luis Vives; English ambassador to Spain; Bishop of Worcester; nephew of John Longland
Gender: male
Paterson, James, fl. 1702 4 - - Gender: male
Paterson, John, 1604-1679 7 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Ross; archbishop of St Andrew's; father of John Paterson (1632-1708)
Gender: male
Paterson, John, 1632-1708 14 - - Titles or roles: archbishop of Glasgow; bishop of Edinburgh; son of John Paterson (1604–79)
Gender: male
Paterson, Robert, fl. 1684 - 1 - Gender: male
Pate, William, 1666-1746 1 - - Alternative names: called the Learned Tradesman
Titles or roles: draper; writer
Gender: male
Pathuis, G. J., fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Patin, Guy, 1602-1672 2 3 1 Alternative names: Guido Patin; Patius; Gui
Titles or roles: physician; professor in the Collège de France
Gender: male
Patisson, Mamert, d.1600 1 1 - Titles or roles: Printer, Paris; husband of Denise Barbé, widow of printer Robert Estiennne (d.1571)
Gender: male
Patraeus, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: male
Patrick, John, 1632-1695 - 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; religious controversialist; prebendary and canon of Peterborough
Gender: male
Patrick, Simon, 1626-1707 4 13 1 Alternative names: Patrick, Symon
Titles or roles: bishop of Ely; bishop of Chichester; dean of Peterborough
Gender: male
Patten, James, 1748-1797 1 - - Titles or roles: Naval surgeon
Gender: male
Paul, Christian, fl. 1656 1 - - Alternative names: Pauli, Christian
Gender: male
Paul (Dr), fl. 1635 - 1 - Gender: male
Paulet, Amias (Sir), 1532-1588 1 - - Alternative names: Poulet, Amias
Titles or roles: administrator and landowner
Gender: male
Paulet, Charles, 1630-1699 4 - - Alternative names: Winchester, H.; Powlett; 'the Mad Marquess of Winchester'
Titles or roles: first Duke of Bolton; sixth Marquess of Winchester; friend of Martin Lister
Gender: male
Paulet, Edward (Lord), fl. 1644-1663 1 - - Titles or roles: son of William Paulet, fourth marquess of Winchester; brother of John Paulet, fifth marquess of Winchester
Gender: male
Paulet, Lucy, 1568-1614 - 1 - Alternative names: née Cecil
Titles or roles: fourth marchioness of Winchester
Gender: female
Paulet, William, 1560-1628 - 2 - Titles or roles: fourth marquess of Winchester
Gender: male
Paule, William, 1599-1665 2 - - Alternative names: Paul
Titles or roles: bishop of Oxford
Gender: male
Paul, George, d.1755 1 - - Titles or roles: LL.D.
Gender: male
Pauli, Adrian, 1633-1684 3 - - Titles or roles: Professor of theology at the Academic Gymnasium in Hamm
Gender: male
Pauli, Georg, 1585-1650 - - 3 Alternative names: Pauli, Georgius
Titles or roles: Professor of philology and theology in Heidelberg and Danzig
Gender: male
Paul III (Pope), 1468-1549 - 1 - Alternative names: Paulus III; Alessandro Farnese [birth name]
Gender: male
Pauli, Jiří, fl. 1629-1630 1 - 2 Alternative names: Georgius Pauli Nymburgenus olim Czaslaviensis Ecclesiae Decanus
Gender: male
Pauli, Reinhold, 1638-1682 6 - - Alternative names: Pauli, Georgus Reinholdus; Pauli, Reinhold Georg; [Reinhold Paulus]
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Steinfurt (1666–1670) and Marburg (1674–1682)
Gender: male
Paull, Andreas (Dr), 1543-1590 2 - - Titles or roles: from Brunswick; Saxon diplomat
Gender: male
Paullini, Christian Franz, 1643-1712 3 2 - Titles or roles: German physician and theologian
Gender: male
Paullius, Jacobus, fl. 1595 - 1 - Titles or roles: Senator of the Provincial Court
Gender: male
Paullus, Petrus, fl. 1581 - 1 - Alternative names: Petro Paullo
Gender: male
Paul (Mr), fl. 1653 1 - 6 Gender: male
Paulus, Marie, fl. 1690 1 - - Gender: female
Paul V (Pope), 1552-1621 1 - 2 Alternative names: Camillo Borghese
Titles or roles: Pope, 16 May 1605-28 January 1621
Gender: male
Paur, Jonas, fl. 1629 - 1 - Gender: male
Pauw, Adriaan, 1585-1653 7 6 - Titles or roles: Pensionary of Amsterdam
Gender: male
Pauwel von Ramingen, E. L., fl. 1695 1 - - Alternative names: E. L. Pauwel von Ramingen
Gender: unknown
Pauw, Jan Cornelis de, 1680-1749 4 - - Alternative names: De Pauw, J. C.; De Pauw, Jan Cornelis; Pauw, Joannes Cornelius de
Titles or roles: Philologist
Gender: male
Pavese, Cesare, d.1594 2 - - Alternative names: Ces. Pauesi; Pavesi
Titles or roles: Poet; translator
Gender: male
Pavias [unidentified], fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Pavlovský, Stanislav, d.1598 1 - - Alternative names: Stanislav Pavlovský z Pavlovic; Pavlovsky, Stanislav
Titles or roles: bishop of Olomouc, 1579-1598
Gender: male
Pawius, Adrian, fl. 1645 - 1 - Alternative names: Sir Adrian Pawius?; Adrian Knight Pawius?
Gender: male
Pawlett, Ino, fl. 1726-1727 2 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Pawling, Robert, fl. 1691-1695 5 5 3 Gender: male
Pawson, John, 1620-1654 - - 1 Alternative names: Mr Hall's Tutor
Titles or roles: Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Paxton, William, fl. 1729 1 - - Gender: male
Payen, Antoine François, b.1610, fl. 1666 13 - - Titles or roles: Avignon jurisconsult and astronomer
Gender: male
Payen, fl. 1651-1676 1 3 - Titles or roles: Councillor, parliament of Orange
Gender: male
Payne, Edward, fl. until 1744 1 - - Gender: male
Payne, George (Colonel), fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Gender: male
Payne, H. C., 1760-1832 1 - - Gender: male
Payne, Joseph, fl. 1659 - 1 - Titles or roles: alderman of Norwich
Gender: male
Payne, Joseph (Sir) 1 - - Gender: male
Payne (Mr), fl. 1684 - 1 - Gender: male
Payne, Robert, 1596-1651 - 1 - Titles or roles: clergyman in the Church of England; natural philosopher
Gender: male
Payne, Robert, fl. 1725 1 1 - Titles or roles: Surgeon at Lowestoft
Gender: male
Payne, Robert, fl. until 1712 1 - - Gender: male
Payne, Stephen, fl. 1642-1646 2 - - Alternative names: Stephanus
Titles or roles: Church of England preacher in Bergen op Zoom
Gender: male
Payne, William (Dr), 1649-1697 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Paynter, Francis, fl. 1700-1701 6 2 - Gender: male
Paynter, William, 1637-1716 2 4 1 Alternative names: William Cambourne
Titles or roles: vice-chancellor of Oxford University; college head
Gender: male
Püchler, Eustachius, fl. 1621-1659 8 - - Alternative names: Puchler, Eustachius
Titles or roles: Colonel
Gender: male
Peachell, John (Dr), 1628-1690 3 - - Titles or roles: master of Magdalen College, Cambridge; vice-chancellor of Cambridge University
Gender: male
Peacocke, James (Captain), fl. 1649 1 - - Gender: male
Pead, Michael, fl. 1622-1634 1 - - Titles or roles: B.A., 1622
Gender: male
Pearce, Edward 1 - - Titles or roles: architect; sculptor
Gender: male
Pearce, Nathanael, fl. 1701 - 1 - Gender: male
Pearkes, John (Reverend), 1737-1787 3 - - Gender: male
Pearne, Thomas, fl. 1790-1793 12 - - Titles or roles: Friar of 'Orders Grey'
Gender: male
Pearse, Robert, d.1742 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Hillesden; vice-principal, St Edmund Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Pearson, John, 1613-1686 14 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Chester; prebendary of Ely; master of Trinity College, Cambridge; D.D.
Gender: male
Pearson, John (fl. 1682) - 1 - Gender: male
Pearson, John, fl. 1668 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary to Lord Anglesey
Gender: male
Pearson, Samuel (Reverend), 1746-1811 45 1 - Titles or roles: perpetual curate, Osmaston by Derby, 1800-11; F.S.A.
Gender: male
Pearson, William (Reverend), fl. 1679 1 - - Titles or roles: Naval chaplain
Gender: male
Peate, James, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Peat, Thomas, 1707-1780 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician; teacher; lecturer; surveyor
Gender: male
Peblicz, Hans Georg, 1577-1650 - 5 - Gender: male
Peche (Canon), fl. 1700 2 - - Alternative names: Monsieur Peeche
Gender: male
Pechels de La Boissonnade, Jérôme, 1645-1714 - 1 - Alternative names: Jerome; Buissonnade
Titles or roles: Minister in Bruniquel (1668–74), in Bordes (1674–6), and Millau; met Jacob Bayle at Puylaurens; exile in Lausanne (1689); chaplain of the Grands Mousquetaires in Brandenburg; minister in Emmerich (1690–1714)
Gender: male
Pechlin, Jan Nicolaus, 1646-1706 1 1 - Titles or roles: German and Dutch physician
Gender: male
Pechlin, Johann (Dr), fl. 1681 1 1 - Alternative names: Pechlin, John
Gender: male
Pech, Sebastian, fl. 1559-1563 1 - - Alternative names: Sebastianus
Titles or roles: Polish bookseller
Gender: male
Pecke (Mr), fl. 1701-1702 - 4 - Gender: male
Peck, Francis, 1692-1743 14 1 - Alternative names: Pack
Titles or roles: antiquary; father of Francis Peck (1720–49)
Gender: male
Peck, Francis, 1720-1749 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Francis Peck (1692-1743) and Anne Curtis (d. c.1758)
Gender: male
Peck, F. (Reverend), d.1725 6 1 - Gender: male
Peckham, John, fl. 1790 2 - - Gender: male
Peckitt, William, 1731-1795 1 - - Titles or roles: glass-painter
Gender: male
Peck, John, 1639-1682 6 6 - Titles or roles: fellow of St John's, Cambridge
Gender: male
Peck, Pieter the Younger, 1562-1625 1 3 - Alternative names: Peckius, Peter; Pecquius, Petrus
Titles or roles: Diplomat; chancellor of Brabant
Gender: male
Peck, Samuel, d.1791 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Trumpington, Cambridgeshire, 1765-79
Gender: male
Peck, William, fl. 1811-1816 3 - - Gender: male
Pecquet, Jean, 1622-1674 2 - - Titles or roles: French anatomist; author of 'Experimenta nova anatomica' (1651)
Gender: male
Pedley, John, fl. 1707-1708 1 - - Titles or roles: M.P. for Huntingdon, 1707-08; lawyer
Gender: male
Pedro, fl. 1692 2 - - Gender: male
Peene, Lucas van, d.1586 1 - - Alternative names: Peenen; Pene; Penius; Paenius
Titles or roles: Flemish Reformed minister
Gender: male
Peerse (Mr), fl. 1635-1636 - 1 - Gender: male
Peers, Richard, 1685-1739 2 - - Titles or roles: clergyman; author; vicar of Faringdon, Berkshire, 1711-39; vicar of Hartley Wintney, Hampshire, 1710–11
Gender: male
Peete, W., fl. 1801 1 - - Gender: male
P., E., fl. 1702 1 - - Alternative names: E. P.
Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Pegge, Christopher (Sir), 1764-1822 18 - - Titles or roles: physician; son of Samuel Pegge the younger (1733–1800)
Gender: male
Pegge, Samuel, 1704-1796 37 784 - Alternative names: Pegge, Samuel, the elder; Pegge, Samuel (senior); C. Pegge (probably typing mistake)
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; antiquary
Gender: male
Pegge, Samuel, 1733-1800 13 - - Alternative names: Samuel Pegge, the younger
Titles or roles: antiquary and writer; son of Samuel Pegge (1704-96)
Gender: male
Pegge, Samuel, fl. 1765-1781 1 5 - Gender: male
Pegge, Thomas - 1 - Gender: male
Pegler, Daniel, fl. 1676 1 - - Gender: male
Peirce, Edmund (Sir), d.1667 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer and politician; commissary of Suffolk
Gender: male
Peirce, Robert (Dr), 1622-1710 2 - - Alternative names: Robert Pierce; Robert Perrie
Titles or roles: physician, in Bath; specialist in Bath mineral water treatment
Gender: male
Peiresc, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de, 1580-1637 2010 311 4 Alternative names: Peirescius, N.F.; Peirescus; Fabry; Peiresk; Nicolas-Claude Fabri, seigneur de Peiresc
Titles or roles: French astronomer; antiquary; naturalist
Gender: male
Peires, Robert, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Peirson, John, fl. 1660 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary to Sir Edward Harlow, Governor of Dunkirk
Gender: male
Peisley, Arthur, fl. 1724 1 - - Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
Peisters, Jonas de, d.1638 - 2 - Alternative names: Peister, John
Titles or roles: merchant; of London
Gender: male
Pelargus, Christoph, 1565-1633 - - 1 Alternative names: Storch
Titles or roles: German theologian
Gender: male
Peletier, C.F., fl. 1680 - 1 - Titles or roles: Merchant, from Middelburg
Gender: male
Pelham, J., fl. 1719-1720 1 - - Titles or roles: Lawyer?
Gender: male
Pelham, William, fl. 1638-1641 2 2 - Alternative names: Pelham, Sir William
Gender: male
Pellard, fl. 1696 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Paris in 1696
Gender: male
Pellegrini, Giuseppe Luigi, fl. 1800-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Pellikan, Konrad, 1478-1556 - - 2 Alternative names: Pellicanus, Chuonradus; Pellicanus, Conradus; Pellican, Conrad; Pilicanus, Conradus; Pelicanus, Conrad; Pelikaan, Koenraad; Conradus, Kürsner; Kürschner, Conrad
Titles or roles: Librarian; Humanist; Theologian; Hebraist
Gender: male
Pelling, Edward, 1640-1718 - 2 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; vicar of St Helen, Bishopsgate, London, 1674-78; rector of St Martin's Ludgate, 1678; prebendary of Westminster, 1683; rector of Petworth, Sussex, 1691
Gender: male
Pellison, Paul, 1624-1693 1 1 1 Titles or roles: French author
Gender: male
Pellisson-Fontanier, Paul, 1624-1693 1 - - Gender: male
Pell, Ithamaria (née Reginald), 1600-1661 - - 1 Alternative names: Reynolds, Ithamar; Reginolles, Ithumaria; Reignolds, Ithamar
Titles or roles: first wife of mathematician John Pell (1611-1685); daughter of Henry Reginald; sister of scholar and teacher Bathsua Makin (c. 1600-75)
Gender: female
Pellizzari, Giacomo, fl. 1770-1778 1 - - Gender: male
Pell, John, 1611-1685 68 84 36 Alternative names: Pellius
Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Pell, William, 1634-1698 1 - - Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister
Gender: male
Pelnitz, Gerard Bernard von, fl. 1660-1676 - 4 - Alternative names: Pelnitz, Gerardt Bernard
Titles or roles: Chief equerry to the Elector of Brandenburg
Gender: male
Pelsant, Henry, 1608-1684 1 - - Alternative names: Pelhame, Henry
Titles or roles: vicar of Wethersfield, Essex, 1662-84; fellow of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, 1628-1658; B.D. 1638; M.A. 1630; ordained priest (St David's) 09 Feb, 1630/1; ordained deacon (Peterborough) 20 Sep. 1629; B.A. from Trinity Hall, 1626/7; matriculated sizar from St Catharine's College, 1624; sixth son of William (1570) (by his 1st wife Susan Minge, of Maidstone, Kent); brother of John (1612), Edward (1606), and half-brother of Robert (1633)
Gender: male
Pels, Edward, fl. 1625-1626 2 - - Alternative names: Pels, Eduard
Gender: male
Pelshover, Johannes Georgius, fl. 1681 - - 1 Gender: male
Pelsius, Marcus, d.1662 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Joachimus Fridericus Benckendorffius
Gender: male
Pels, Paulus, 1587-1659 96 3 - Gender: male
Pels, Philips, fl. 1685 1 - - Alternative names: Pels, P.
Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius in The Hague
Gender: male
Pels, Pieter, 1617-1698 2 - - Gender: male
Pelt, Johan, fl. 1664 - - 7 Titles or roles: Dutch merchant
Gender: male
Pember, John (Reverend), 1664-1735 6 - - Gender: male
Pemberton, Robert, fl. 1725-1727 4 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon
Gender: male
Pemberton, William, fl. 1717 1 - - Gender: male
Přemysl, Martin, d.1629 - - 2 Gender: male
Pena, Johannes, fl. 1557 - - 4 Alternative names: de La Pene
Titles or roles: editor of 'Euclid', Paris, 1557
Gender: male
Pendarves, William, fl. 1672 2 - - Titles or roles: British merchant active in the Mediterranean
Gender: male
Pendric, Robert, fl. 1661 2 - - Gender: male
Penfold, E., fl. 1800 1 - - Gender: male
Pengelly, Thomas (Sir), 1675-1730 - 64 - Titles or roles: Judge; Lord Chief Justice
Gender: male
Pengry (Mr), fl. 1684 - 1 - Titles or roles: Probably chaplain to William Sancroft, archbishop of Canterbury (1617–93)
Gender: male
Penington, Isaac, 1587-1660 1 2 - Alternative names: Pennington
Titles or roles: local politician; regicide; Lord Mayor of London, 1642
Gender: male
Penington, John (Sir), 1584-1646 - 1 - Titles or roles: Naval officer
Gender: male
Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798 157 24 - Titles or roles: Naturalist; traveller; writer; son of David Pennant (d. 1763) and Arabella (d. 1744)
Gender: male
Penn, Hugh (Vice-Admiral), fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Titles or roles: Naval officer
Gender: male
Pennington, W., fl. 1798 1 - - Titles or roles: Brother of Sir Isaac Pennington, professor of physics, Cambridge (1745-1817); Son of Paul Pennington
Gender: male
Penn (Mr), fl. 1730 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller, Westminster Hall
Gender: male
Penn, Samuel, fl. 1675 1 - - Alternative names: Samuell Penn
Titles or roles: London merchant
Gender: male
Penn, Thomas, 1676-1755 4 - - Titles or roles: vicar, Great Missenden, 1701-09; rector of Aston Sandford, 1708-55; curate, Princes Risborough, 1722
Gender: male
Penn, William, 1644-1718 4 - - Titles or roles: Quaker leader; founder of Pennsylvania
Gender: male
Penn, William, fl. 1687 - 1 - Gender: male
Penny, Thomas, 1532-1589 1 - - Titles or roles: English physician and early entomologist
Gender: male
Penton, Stephen, 1639-1706 1 - - Titles or roles: principal of St Edmund Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Pentz, Christian von, 1600-1651 - 1 - Alternative names: Penz
Titles or roles: studied at University of Padua; diplomat, in the service of Christian IV of Denmark
Gender: male
Pen, William, fl. 1692 1 - - Alternative names: Penn
Titles or roles: of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Pepper, Cuthbert (Sir), fl. 1604 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Margaret Clifford, countess of Cumberland
Gender: male
Pepper, Robert (Sir), 1636-1700 - 2 - Titles or roles: chancellor of Norwich
Gender: male
Pepys, Edward, fl. 1670 1 1 - Gender: male
Pepys, John (Dr), 1618-1692 2 1 - Alternative names: Pepys, Johannes
Titles or roles: LL.D. 1647; called to the Bar, 1647; LL.B. and fellow of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, 1641; admitted at the Middle Temple, 27 Oct. 1640; admitted pensioner (age 17) at Christ's College, Cambridge, 24 June 1636; second son of Talbot (1595), of Impington, Cambridgeshire; married Katherine, widow of Thomas Hobson, of Cottenham, Cambridgeshire; buried at Cottenhamm, Cambridgeshire, 19 Aug. 1692; will, P.C.C.; brother of Roger (1635) and Thomas (1641)
Gender: male
Pepys (Mr), fl. 1698 - 1 - Gender: male
Pepys, Roger, 1595-1688 9 1 - Gender: male
Pepys, Samuel, 1633-1703 46 35 3 Titles or roles: naval official; diarist; secretary to the Admiralty
Gender: male
Perain - 1 - Alternative names: Monsieur Perain
Titles or roles: Surgeon; thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Peralta, Philippe de, fl. 1615 - 1 - Alternative names: Philip de Peralta
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Perbandt, Johann, fl. 1669 2 1 - Gender: male
Perceval, John, 1711-1770 1 - - Alternative names: Lord Egmont
Titles or roles: first lord of the Admiralty, 1763–66; politician; second earl of Egmont
Gender: male
Perceval, William, 1674-1734 47 4 - Alternative names: Percivale; Percival
Titles or roles: archdeacon of Cashell, 1703-25; dean of Emly, 1714-34; cousin of Perceval (Percival), Sir John (1683–1748)
Gender: male
Percival (Miss), fl. 1752 - - 1 Titles or roles: of Bristol
Gender: female
Percy, Algernon, 1602-1668 7 - - Titles or roles: tenth earl of Northumberland; politician
Gender: male
Percy, Elizabeth, 1716-1776 1 - - Alternative names: Lady Elizabeth Smithson; née Lady Elizabeth Seymour
Titles or roles: courtier and diarist; duchess of Northumberland; 'suo jure' Baroness Percy; daughter of Algernon Seymour, earl of Hertford and seventh duke of Somerset and Frances Seymour; wife of Hugh Percy (formerly Sir Hugh Smithson), 1712-86, first duke of Northumberland
Gender: female
Percy, Henry, 1604-1659 5 2 1 Titles or roles: baron Percy of Alnwick; son of Henry Percy, ninth earl of Northumberland (1564-1632); royalist army officer
Gender: male
Percy, Henry, 1532-1585 - 1 - Titles or roles: eighth earl of Northumberland; magnate; conspirator
Gender: male
Percy, Henry, 1564-1632 - - 2 Titles or roles: ninth Earl of Northumberland; son of Henry Percy, eighth Earl of Northumberland
Gender: male
Percy, Henry Algernon, 1502-1537 1 - - Titles or roles: sixth earl of Northumberland; magnate
Gender: male
Percy, Hugh, 1712-1786 6 2 - Alternative names: formerly Smithson, Hugh
Titles or roles: first duke of Northumberland; politician
Gender: male
Percy, Hugh, 1742-1817 - 1 - Titles or roles: second duke of Northumberland; son of Hugh Percy, first duke of Northumberland
Gender: male
Percy, James (fl. before 1689/90) 1 - - Gender: male
Percy, John, 1569-1641 1 - 1 Alternative names: John Fisher (alias); Piercey
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Percy, Mary, d.1572 1 - - Alternative names: née Talbot
Titles or roles: countess of Northumberland; courtier and noblewoman; daughter of George Talbot, 4th Earl of Shrewsbury
Gender: female
Percy, Thomas (Reverend), 1729-1811 28 21 - Alternative names: Piercy; Pearcy
Titles or roles: writer; Church of Ireland bishop of Dromore
Gender: male
Peres, Antonio de, fl. 1608 - - 1 Gender: male
Perez, Antonio, 1540-1611 7 - - Alternative names: Pérez, Antonio; Perezius, Antonius; Peregrino, Raphael
Gender: male
Perez, Gregorio, fl. 1577-1579 1 - - Alternative names: Perez, Gregorius; Fray Gregorio Perez
Titles or roles: Spanish Franciscan who ordered books at Plantin's office in Antwerp (1577)
Gender: male
Perez, Lodovico, fl. 1575-1597 1 - - Alternative names: Pérez, Luis
Gender: male
Perfect, John, fl. 1736-1741 6 - - Gender: male
Pergar z Pergu, Jan Krystof (fl. 1635-38) 2 - 4 Alternative names: von Berg, Johann Christof; Jan Krystof Pergar z Pergu; Berg, Johann; Bergius, Johannes; Berg, Johannes; Pergar, Johannes; Pergar, Johann Christof; Berg; Perger; Berger von Berg, Johann Christoph
Titles or roles: Former representative of the Palatine party in Moravia
Gender: male
Pergar z Pergu, Jan Krystof (son of) (fl. 1638) - - 1 Gender: male
Pergens, Anna, 1650-1732 1 5 - Alternative names: Anna Ortt; Ortt-Pergens
Titles or roles: wife of Johan Ortt (married 5 July 1672); daughter of Jacob Pergens, merchant; member of reformed church
Gender: female
Pergens (fl. 1649) - - 1 Alternative names: Bergens
Titles or roles: Apparently living in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Pergens, Maria Magdalena, 1673-1682 - 1 - Titles or roles: Wife of the graaf de Saint-Pol
Gender: female
Perizonius, Anton, 1626-1672 2 - - Gender: male
Perizonius, Jacobus, 1651-1715 16 12 - Alternative names: Perisonius, James; Perionius, Jacobus; Perizonius, Jacob Voorbroek; Accinctus
Titles or roles: historian; Dutch classical scholar
Gender: male
Perkines, Barth., fl. 1646-1647 1 - - Gender: male
Perkins, Benjamin, b.1632 3 - - Titles or roles: ejected minister
Gender: male
Perkins, Edward, fl. 1658 - 1 - Gender: male
Perkins, John 2 - - Gender: male
Perkins, John, fl. 1663-1665 10 1 - Titles or roles: Servant of Philip Wharton, fourth Baron (1613-96)
Gender: male
Perkins (Mr), fl. 1646-1647 - 1 - Gender: male
Perkins, William, fl. 1653 1 - - Gender: male
Perks, John, fl. 1690 3 3 3 Gender: male
Permeier, Johann, 1597-1644 58 37 13 Alternative names: Permeir, Johann; Peermaier, Johann; Peermair, Johann; Peermeier, Johann; Peermeir, Johann; Permair, Johann; Permaier, Johann; Permeier, Johann; Pyrmeier, Johann; Piermeister, Johann
Gender: male
Perne, Andrew, 1519-1589 1 - - Titles or roles: dean of Ely, 1557; college head; master of Peterhouse, Cambridge
Gender: male
Pernham, Richard, 1583-1638 2 - - Alternative names: Parnham
Gender: male
Pern, Henry, 1645-1722 4 - - Titles or roles: rector of Crowland, 1671-1722; prebendary of Lincoln, 1681-1722; rector of Leverington, 1682-1722
Gender: male
Pernstein, Vratislav von, 1530-1582 - 1 - Alternative names: Pernstejn; Vratislav de Pernstein; Wratislaw von Pernstein; Vratislav z Pernštejna
Titles or roles: Chancellor of Bohemia
Gender: male
Peroni, Domizio, 1602-1609 3 - - Alternative names: Domitio Perone
Titles or roles: Secretary to Ferdinando de' Medici; secretary of the Medicean delegation in Spain, 1602–09
Gender: male
Perotti, Niccolò, 1429-1480 - - 1 Alternative names: Perotto Perottus, Nicolaus
Titles or roles: Italian humanist
Gender: male
Perraud, François, fl. 1658 - - 1 Titles or roles: author of 'L'antidemon de Mascon' (translated by Pierre du Moulin as 'The Devil of Mascon’, 1658)
Gender: male
Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703 3 2 - Titles or roles: French writer; member of the Académie française; seventh child of Pierre Perrault and Paquette Le Clerc
Gender: male
Perrault, Claude, 1613-1688 6 2 - Titles or roles: French scientist, architect, and engineer, designed the east front of the Louvre in Paris; brother of Charles Perrault; second son of Pierre Perrault
Gender: male
Perrault, Pierre, 1608-1680 2 2 - Titles or roles: Receiver General of Finances for Paris; scientist; brother of Claude Perrault and Charles Perrault; son of Pierre Perrault and Paquette Le Cler
Gender: male
Perrenot, Nicolaus, fl. 1566 1 - - Gender: male
Perre, Paulus van de, 1598-1653 1 - - Alternative names: Paulus Perre
Titles or roles: Dutch politician and diplomat; burgemeester of Middelburg
Gender: male
Perret, Etienne, fl. 1575-1585 1 - - Alternative names: Étienne Perret
Titles or roles: Flemish writer
Gender: male
Perrey, J. [?] du, fl. 1564 1 - - Alternative names: du Perrey
Titles or roles: Lived in Bourdeaux; brother of Pierre du Perrey; probably a merchant
Gender: male
Perrier, Pierre, 1625-1702 1 - - Alternative names: Perrier-Crenan, Pierre
Titles or roles: Marquis de Crenan; governor of Casal, 1687; Field Marshal, 1688; lieutenant-general, 1693; Director-General of the Infantry, 1699
Gender: male
Perrinchief, Richard (Dr), 1620-1673 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Perronet, Vincent, 1693-1785 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; vicar of Shoreham, Kent
Gender: male
Perrot, Charles, 1541-1608 1 - - Titles or roles: member of the Company of Pastors (1564–1608); rector of the Genevan Academy (1570–1572, 1588–1592); professor of theology at Geneva (1598–1599)
Gender: male
Perrot de Mésières, François, 1537-1612 6 - - Alternative names: Mézières
Titles or roles: son of a Paris merchant; studied law in Bologna, and theology and Hebrew in Geneva; Huguenot; resident in Venice
Gender: male
Perrot, Denis, fl. 1600-1601 1 8 - Titles or roles: in London; intermediary between Richard Thomson and Joseph Justus Scaliger
Gender: male
Perrot, John, d.1665 2 - - Alternative names: Perrott
Titles or roles: Quaker schismatic
Gender: male
Perrot, John (Sir), 1528-1592 1 - - Titles or roles: Lord Deputy to Elizabeth I of England
Gender: male
Perry, George, 1733-1804 12 - - Gender: male
Perry, Lydia Anne (Mrs), fl. 1765-1769 3 - - Titles or roles: Wife of George Perry (1733-1804)
Gender: female
Persall, William (Sir), fl. 1637 - 1 - Alternative names: Peshall; Pearsall; Parshall
Titles or roles: of Canwall, Staffordshire
Gender: male
Persall, William (Sir), fl. 1622 1 - - Alternative names: Peshall; Pearsall; Parshall
Titles or roles: of Canwall, Staffordshire
Gender: male
Persan, Emeranse, fl. 1641 1 - - Alternative names: Persan, Emeranse de
Gender: female
Persico, Panfilo, 1571-1625 1 - - Titles or roles: Author of a book about the art of being a secretary
Gender: male
Persijn, Maarten van, 1606-1666 1 - - Alternative names: Persijn, Maarten
Titles or roles: Auditor of the court of the domains of South Holland ('auditeur van de rekenkamer der domeinen van Zuid-Holland')
Gender: male
Persyn, Antonius, fl. 1594 1 - - Gender: male
Persyn, Franciscus, fl. 1592-1617 2 2 - Alternative names: Persyn, [S.?]; Persyn, F; Fr. Persijn
Gender: male
Persy, Simon, fl. 1563 1 - - Titles or roles: Elder of the French Church in London; coppersmith
Gender: male
Pertuis, Laurens de, fl. 1663-1679 1 - - Titles or roles: 'gardien des Capucins d'Orange'; provincial of the Capuchin Province of St Louis
Gender: male
Perugia, governor of [unidentified], fl. 1664-1665 3 - - Gender: male
Pesaro, Giovanni, 1568-1659 - 1 - Gender: male
Peshall, John, 1718-1778 1 - - Alternative names: formerly Pearsall; styled Sir John Peshall, sixth baronet
Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Pesnot, Charles, fl. 1555-1584 1 2 - Titles or roles: French printer, Lyon; in connection with Plantin from 1567; nephew is bookseller Pierre Landri, Liège
Gender: male
Pesser, Magd., fl. 1734 3 - - Alternative names: Pesser, Madeleine?
Gender: female
Petau, Paul, 1568-1614 4 - 1 Titles or roles: Conseiller au Parlement de Paris, 1588; collector
Gender: male
Peter, Hugh, 1598-1660 1 2 1 Alternative names: Peters, Hugh; Petri, Hugo; Peters, Hugo
Titles or roles: Independent minister
Gender: male
Peter I, 1672-1725 1 - - Alternative names: Peter Alexowitz; Pyotr Alexeyevich Romanov; Peter the Great
Titles or roles: tsar of Russia
Gender: male
Petersdorff, C.B., fl. 1633-1647 15 2 - Alternative names: de Petersdorff
Titles or roles: Dutch diplomat; baron de Camin
Gender: male
Peters, fl. 1644 - - 1 Titles or roles: Assistant [?] of Dury in Delft, 1644
Gender: male
Peters (Mr), fl. 1700 1 - - Gender: male
Peterstorp, Johann, fl. 1622 - 3 - Gender: male
Petit, fl. 1660 - - 2 Titles or roles: French educational reformer
Gender: male
Petit, Jean, fl. 1568 - 1 - Gender: male
Petit, Jean François le, fl. 1606 1 - - Alternative names: Jean François le Petit; Jean Francois le Petit
Titles or roles: Writing from London to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1606
Gender: male
Petit, J., fl. 1624-1642 - 12 - Gender: unknown
Petit, Jonathan, fl. 1578-1587 - 1 - Gender: male
Petit, Marianne, fl. 1661 - 1 - Gender: female
Petit, Pierre, 1598-1677 26 10 - Titles or roles: French military engineer; mathematician; physician
Gender: male
Petit, Pierre, 1598 or before-1677 11 2 8 Titles or roles: Engineer, physicist, astronomer, mathematician, and instrument builder
Gender: male
Petit, Samuel, 1594-1643 4 2 - Alternative names: Petitus
Gender: male
Petiver, James, 1665-1718 21 6 - Titles or roles: botanist and entomologist
Gender: male
Petkum, Simon, d.1687 1 1 - Gender: male
Petkus, Simon von, fl. 1600 1 1 - Alternative names: Simon von Petkum
Titles or roles: correspondent of Tycho Brahe; writes from Hamburg
Gender: male
Petraeus, Theodor, 1630-1672 - - 4 Alternative names: Petreus
Titles or roles: Danish orientalist
Gender: male
Petra Sancta, Silvester, 1590-1647 - 1 - Alternative names: Silvester Petra Sancta; Sylvester Petra Sancta; Petrasancta; Padre Silvestro da Pietrasanta; Coelius Servilius [pseud.]
Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit
Gender: male
Petre, Edward (Sir), 1631-1699 1 - - Titles or roles: third baronet; Jesuit and courtier; confessor to James III (according to 19th C card maker)
Gender: male
Petreius, John, fl. 1608 2 - - Gender: male
Petreius, Peter - 2 - Titles or roles: related to Francis Junius?
Gender: male
Petre, Robert, fl. 1631 1 - - Gender: male
Petre, Robert James, 1713-1742 8 1 - Titles or roles: eighth Baron Petre; patron of botany and garden designer
Gender: male
Petre, Thomas (Reverend), fl. until 1741 20 1 - Gender: male
Petreus, Daniel, fl. 1642 - - 1 Gender: male
Petri, Adam, 1454-1527 - - 1 Alternative names: Petrus, Adamus; Peter, Adam; De Langendorff, Adam Petri
Titles or roles: Printer; Bookseller
Gender: male
Petrie, Henry, 1768-1842 2 - - Gender: male
Petri, Henri, 1508-1579 - 1 - Alternative names: Henricpetri
Titles or roles: Swiss typographer
Gender: male
Petrozelín, Tomáš de Korwin, 1615-1697 - - 1 Alternative names: Petroselin, Thomas
Titles or roles: Senior of the Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
Petrucci, Giuseppe Antonio 2 - - Alternative names: Disciple of Athanasius Kircher
Gender: male
Petrus, Caiulus, fl. 1655 - - 1 Titles or roles: mentioned in 1655 as involved in shipping books
Gender: male
Petrus, fl. 1668 - - 1 Titles or roles: Physician in Mainz
Gender: male
Petschwitz, Heinrich Günter von, fl. 1656-1680 1 - - Alternative names: Peschwitz
Titles or roles: Office holder
Gender: male
Pettifer (Mr) (fl. 1720) - - 1 Titles or roles: Vicar of Blaxley [Blakesley?], Northampton; under citation, 1720
Gender: male
Pettorano, Bartholomeo da, d.1682 - 1 - Alternative names: Bartolomeo da Pettorano; Pettorano, Bartholomeo à; Lancia [family name]; Bartolomeo Lancia da Pettorano
Titles or roles: Professor of Arabic
Gender: male
Petto, Samuel, 1624-1711 - - 2 Titles or roles: clergyman
Gender: male
Pett, Peter (Sir), 1630-1699 8 - - Titles or roles: lawyer; author
Gender: male
Pettus, Abigail (Lady) - 1 - Gender: female
Pettus, Elizabeth (Lady) 1 - - Titles or roles: of Rackheath, Norfolk
Gender: female
Pettus, John (Sir), 1613-1685 8 - - Titles or roles: natural philosopher; politician
Gender: male
Petty, L. (Lady), fl. until 1827 2 - - Gender: female
Petty (Sir) - - 1 Titles or roles: B.A., Balliol College, Oxford
Gender: male
Petty, William, 1737-1805 11 - - Alternative names: formerly Fitzmaurice
Titles or roles: second earl of Shelburne; first marquess of Lansdowne; prime minister
Gender: male
Petty, William (Sir), 1623-1687 33 13 2 Alternative names: Petter, William
Titles or roles: natural philosopher; administrator in Ireland
Gender: male
Petyt, Silvester, fl. 1719 1 - - Gender: male
Petyt, William, 1640-1707 2 - - Alternative names: Petit
Titles or roles: lawyer; political propagandist
Gender: male
Peucer, Caspar, 1525-1602 4 4 - Titles or roles: German reformer, physician, and scholar
Gender: male
Pevernage, André, fl. 1589 - 1 - Alternative names: Pevernage, Andre
Gender: male
Peypus, Friedrich, 1485-1534 - - 1 Alternative names: Beysus, Friedrich; Beipus, Fritz; Peybus, Arthemisius; Pypus, Frederick; Peypesius, Fridericus
Titles or roles: Printer; Bookseller
Gender: male
Peyrarède, Jean, d.1660 3 - 1 Alternative names: Peyrarede, Jean; Peyraredus, Joannus
Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Peyrère, Isaac de La, 1594-1676 6 2 - Alternative names: Pereyre, Isaac; Peyrere, Isaac de La; Pereira; Pereyra; Pereyre; Peyrere, Isaac; Pererius, Isaac; Isaac La Peyrère
Titles or roles: French Millenarian theologian; philosopher; librarian, secretary and diplomat for the prince de Conde
Gender: male
Peyton, Henry (Sir), fl. 1785 2 - - Titles or roles: M.P.
Gender: male
Peyton, Thomas (Sir), 1616-1683 5 - - Gender: male
Pezel, Christoph, 1539-1604 4 1 - Alternative names: Petzel; Pezeliu; Pezelius
Titles or roles: German theologian
Gender: male
Pezron, Paul Yves, 1639-1706 5 - - Alternative names: Pezronius
Titles or roles: Cistercian monk of the college of St Bernard (l'Abbé de la Charmoye); chronologist; philologist and bible writer
Gender: male
Pezzana, Angelo, 1772-1862 - 1 - Titles or roles: Librarian of the Palatina library, Parma
Gender: male
Pezzi, Pietro, 1757-1826 1 - - Titles or roles: Venetian physician; founder of the Societa' di medicina (the Ateneo Veneto)
Gender: male
Pfaff, Christopher Matthew, 1686-1760 1 1 - Alternative names: Pfaff, Christoph Matthaeus; Pfaff, Christoph Matthäus
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Pfaff, Johannes Andreas, fl. 1628 - - 1 Titles or roles: Student
Gender: male
Pfaff, Johann, 1579 or before-1658 1 - - Alternative names: Pfaffius, Johannes
Titles or roles: Theologian; Pastor in Lorch; Deacon in Urach; Abbot of Kloster Königsbronn
Gender: male
Pfaff, Johann Wilhelm, 1612-1662 1 - - Alternative names: Pfaffius, Johannes Wilhelmus
Titles or roles: Deacon in Urach; Pastor in Pfullingen
Gender: male
Pfaltz, Elisabeth Charlotte, 1597-1660 1 - - Gender: female
Pfalz-Gelnhausen, Johann Karl von, 1658-1716 1 - - Titles or roles: Count Palatine of the Rhine [Pfalzgraf bei Rhein]; duke of Bavaria; count of Veldenz and Sponheim
Gender: male
Pfalz-Neuburg, Johann Wilhelm, 1658-1716 1 3 - Alternative names: Johann Wilhelm Pfalz; Johann Wilhelm Joseph Janaz von der Pfalz; Jan Wellem
Titles or roles: Herzog of Jülich and Berg; Elector Palatine
Gender: male
Pfalz-Neuburg, Philipp Wilhelm, von der, 1615-1690 1 - - Alternative names: Philipp Wilhelm von der Pfalz; Philip William of Neuburg, Elector Palatine
Gender: male
Pfalz-Simmern, Ludwig Philipp (Pfalzgraf), 1602-1655 1 1 - Alternative names: Louis Philip, Count Palatine of Simmern-Kaiserslautern; Simmern-Kaiserslautern, Louis Philip of; Ludwig Philipp der Kurpfalz; Pfalz-Simmern, Ludwig Philipp von der; Ludwig Philipp Pfalz-Simmern (Pfalzgraf); Pfalz-Simmern, Ludwig Philipp von der
Gender: male
Pfalz-Simmern, Ludwig Philipp (Pfalzgraf), 1602-1655 - - 1 Alternative names: Ludwig Philipp Pfalz-Simmern
Gender: male
Pfalz-Sulzbach, Christian August von, 1622-1708 1 - - Alternative names: Christian August Pfalz-Sulzbach
Gender: male
Pfalz-Zweibrücken, Friedrich Ludwig von, 1619-1681 - 1 - Gender: male
Pfanemüller, J. S., fl. 1633 1 - - Alternative names: Pfannemüller, J.S.; Pfanemuller
Gender: male
Pfautz, Christoph, 1607-1678 - - 1 Alternative names: Pfauzius, Christophorus; Pfauz the Elder
Titles or roles: Theologian; Pastor
Gender: male
Pfeiff, Daniel, fl. until 1640 1 - - Titles or roles: writing to Bernegger (d. 1640) from Paris
Gender: male
Pfeiffer, Daniel, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Pfeiffer, Heinrich, fl. 1500-1525 - - 1 Alternative names: Schwertfeger, Heinrich; Schwerdtfeger, Heinrich; Swerthfeyger, Henrich
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Pfintzing, Christoph Gottfried, 1629-1683 33 - 5 Alternative names: Christoph Gottfried Pfintzing von Henfenfeld
Gender: male
Pfister, Tobias, fl. 1649-1656 4 - - Gender: male
Pfiz, Eberhard, fl. 1629-1648 3 - - Alternative names: Pfitzius
Gender: male
Pfleger, Johannes, fl. 1655-1656 1 - - Alternative names: Pflegerus, Johannes; Pfleger, Johann
Gender: male
P.?, G., fl. 1738 1 - - Alternative names: G. P.?
Gender: male
P., G., fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Phelipps, Robert, 1619-1707 3 - - Titles or roles: chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster; lawyer; M.P.
Gender: male
Phelips, Francis, fl. until 1722 1 - - Gender: male
Phelpps, William, fl. 1677 - 1 - Gender: male
Phemius, fl. 1655 - - 4 Titles or roles: employee of Archbishop Schönborn at the Marienburg
Gender: male
Philemon, Johannes, b.1587 3 - - Gender: male
Philgus, Balthasar, 1601-1653 - - 6 Titles or roles: Professor, Tübingen
Gender: male
Philip III, King of Spain, 1578-1621 - 3 3 Titles or roles: king of Spain, 1598-1621; son of Philip II
Gender: male
Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 - 13 9 Alternative names: Philippe II
Titles or roles: King of Spain, 1556-98
Gender: male
Philip IV, King of Spain, 1605-1665 17 48 15 Alternative names: Felipe IV; Philippe IV
Titles or roles: King of Spain; husband of 1. Elisabeth of France and 2.Mariana of Austria
Gender: male
Philippeau, Jean, 1577-1645 2 - - Alternative names: Phélippeau; Phelippeau; Philippeaux; Phélippeaux; Phelippeaux; Philipeau; Phélipeau; Phelipeau
Titles or roles: Jesuit (from 1594); teacher at La Flèche; theologian
Gender: male
Philippe I, Duke of Orléans, 1640-1701 - 2 - Alternative names: Philippe I de France
Titles or roles: duc d'Orléans; younger brother of Louis XIV
Gender: male
Philippi, Gerhardt, fl. 1692 - 1 - Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: male
Philipp Ludwig I, Count of Hanau-Münzenberg, 1553-1580 1 3 - Alternative names: Hanau-Münzenberg, Philipp Ludwig von
Titles or roles: Count of Hanau-Münzenberg
Gender: male
Philipps, Fabian, 1601-1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Royalist author; legal antiquarian; Filazer of London, Middlesex, Cambridgeshire, and Huntingdonshire in the Court of Common Pleas; Remembrancer of the Court of the Council and Marches of Wales
Gender: male
Philipps, James (Dr), fl. 1754-1761 14 1 - Alternative names: Phillips
Gender: male
Philips (Colonel), fl. 1694-1695 - 6 - Gender: male
Philips, Edward, fl. until 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Philips, Henry, fl. until 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Philips, John, 1676-1709 2 - - Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Philips, Katherine, 1632-1664 - - 1 Alternative names: née Fowler; Orinda
Titles or roles: Poet; translator
Gender: female
Philips, Robert, b.1671 1 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Fownhope, Hereford
Gender: male
Philips, Thomas, fl. 1686 - 1 - Gender: male
Philip William, 1615-1690 1 - - Alternative names: Philipp Wilhelm
Titles or roles: Elector of the Palatinate, 1685-90; Count Palatine of Neuburg; successor to Charles (Karl) II (1651-85), Elector Palatine; son of Wolfgang Wilhelm, Count Palatine of Neuburg and Magdalene of Bavaria
Gender: male
Phillipps, John, fl. 1808 1 - - Gender: male
Phillipps, John, fl. 1701-1703 5 - - Alternative names: Phillips, John
Gender: male
Phillipps, William, fl. 1645-1646 1 - - Titles or roles: High Sheriff of Pembroke
Gender: male
Phillips, fl. 1791 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
Phillips, John, 1631-1706 1 - - Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Phillips, Richard, 1767-1840 - - 1 Titles or roles: Author and publisher
Gender: male
Phillips, S. (Reverend) 1 - - Gender: male
Phillips, Thomas, 1708-1774 5 - - Titles or roles: biographer and Roman Catholic priest
Gender: male
Phillips, Thomas, fl. 1801 2 - - Gender: male
Phillips, Thomas (Sir), fl. 1820-1821 2 - - Titles or roles: Baronet
Gender: male
Phillips, William, fl. 1701 2 - - Gender: male
Phillpott, John, fl. 1643-1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Mayor of Rochester
Gender: male
Philomath, Nich., fl. until 1735 1 - - Alternative names: 'Philomath', Nich
Titles or roles: correspondent of Thomas Hearne
Gender: male
Philpot, John, d.1636 1 - - Gender: male
Philpott, John, fl. 1662 1 - - Titles or roles: Agent for William Sancroft (1617–1693)
Gender: male
Phipps, Constantine John, 1744-1792 - - 1 Titles or roles: Naval officer; politician; Baron Mulgrave
Gender: male
Phllipps, James, fl. 1759 1 - - Gender: male
Piano, Catherine del - 1 - Titles or roles: second wife, and widow, of Theodore Beze; refugee from Piedmont
Gender: female
Picard, Jean, 1620-1682 4 - 3 Titles or roles: French priest; astronomer
Gender: male
Picardt, Henricus, 1636-1712 1 - - Alternative names: Piccardt, Henr.
Titles or roles: member of board and managing agent of Ommelanden
Gender: male
Picardt, Johan, 1600-1670 5 - - Titles or roles: Pastor; physician; writer
Gender: male
Piccolomini, Aenea Sylvio, 1405-1464 - - 1 Alternative names: Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini
Titles or roles: Pope Pius II. (1458-1454)
Gender: male
Piccolomini, Francesco, 1582-1651 - - 2 Titles or roles: Italian Jesuit, elected the 8th Superior-General of the Society of Jesus
Gender: male
Piccolomini, Francesco, fl. 1662 1 - - Gender: male
Piccolomini, Ottavio, 1599-1656 2 - - Titles or roles: Italian nobleman, field marshal
Gender: male
Piccolonini Pieri, Ottavio, 1599-1656 2 1 1 Titles or roles: Italian nobleman, Spanish general, field marshal of the Holy Roman Empire
Gender: male
Pickard, Leonard, fl. 1790 1 - - Gender: male
Pickard, Thomas, 1637-1679 7 - - Titles or roles: rector of Deane, 1677-79
Gender: male
Pickering, G., fl. 1734 1 - - Gender: male
Pickering, Gilbert (Sir), 1611-1668 1 1 2 Alternative names: Pyckering; Pykering
Titles or roles: M.P. for Northamptonshire
Gender: male
Picot, Claude (Abbé), 1601-1668 - 33 - Alternative names: Abbé Picot
Gender: male
Picquery, Louis (Monsignor), 1618-1679 - 1 - Titles or roles: joined the Oratory, 1638.; prince of the house of Thuin and the house of Bergen
Gender: male
Pictebus, Benedictus, fl. 1707 1 - - Gender: male
Pictet, Bénédict, 1655-1724 2 1 - Alternative names: Pictet, Benedict
Titles or roles: Swiss Reformed theologian; nephew of François Turrettini
Gender: male
Pictet, fl. 1642-1644 7 - - Titles or roles: writing from Geneva
Gender: male
Piddonton (Mr) - - 1 Titles or roles: tradesman; mason
Gender: male
Pieck, Willem, fl. 1658 - 1 - Gender: male
Piedts, Jehan, fl. 1588 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary to Chapter of Tournai
Gender: male
Pierce, E., fl. 1721 1 - - Gender: male
Pierce, John, fl. 1726-1738 1 1 - Gender: male
Pierce, John, fl. 1697 1 - - Titles or roles: Chaplain and steward to the Earl of Bridgewater
Gender: male
Pierce, John (fl. 1659) - - 1 Titles or roles: Letter carrier on the postal route between Salop and London
Gender: male
Pierce, Robert, 1657-1707 4 5 - Titles or roles: rector of North Tidworth, 1680-1707; prebend of Salisbury cathedral, 1689-1707; son of Thomas Pierce, dean of Salisbury (1621/2-91) (CCEd ID: 60821)
Gender: male
Pierce, Susanna, d.1696 2 3 - Alternative names: Susannah
Titles or roles: widow of Thomas Pierce (1621/2-91), dean of Salisbury; mother of Robert Pierce (1657-1707), rector of North Tidworth
Gender: female
Pierce, T., fl. 1696-1697 - 1 - Gender: male
Pierce, Thomas (Dr), 1621-1691 17 24 - Alternative names: Peirse
Titles or roles: dean of Salisbury (Sarum); religious controversialist; president of Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Piercy, Anne (Miss), fl. 1809-1815 3 - - Titles or roles: Probably niece of Mark Noble (1754-1827) and possibly brother of Mark Noble Piercy
Gender: female
Piercy, Mark Noble, fl. 1809 2 - - Titles or roles: Nephew of Mark Noble (1754-1827)
Gender: male
Piercy, P. (Mrs), fl. 1808 2 - - Titles or roles: Sister of Mark Noble (1754-1827); Probably mother of Mark Noble Pierce and Anne Piercy
Gender: female
Pierius, A. C., fl. 1638 1 - - Gender: male
Pierrepont, Evelyn, 1667-1726 2 - - Titles or roles: fifth earl and first duke of Kingston-upon-Hull; M.P.; brother of William Pierrepoint (1662-90), fourth earl of Kingston-upon-Hull
Gender: male
Pierrepont, Frances (Lady), b.1548 2 - - Alternative names: née Cavendish
Titles or roles: Daughter of Bess of Hardwick
Gender: female
Pierrepont, Francis, fl. 1645 1 - - Gender: male
Pierrepont, George (Sir), d.1564 2 - - Gender: male
Pierrepont, Henry, fl. 1656-1657 - 2 - Gender: male
Pierrepont, William, 1607-1678 3 - - Titles or roles: politician
Gender: male
Pierrepont, William, 1662-1690 1 - - Alternative names: Pierrepoint
Titles or roles: fourth earl of Kingston-upon-Hull; M.P.; at Trinity College, Oxford
Gender: male
Pierrepont, William, fl. 1648 - 1 - Gender: male
Piers, William (Dr), 1580-1670 10 1 - Alternative names: Pierce; Pierse
Titles or roles: bishop of Peterborough, 1630-32; bishop of Bath and Wells, 1632-70; vice chancellor of Oxford University, 1621-24
Gender: male
Pierucci, Giovanni Michele, fl. 1643-1670 1 - 2 Titles or roles: Jurist; Member of the Accademia Galileiana di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti in Padova
Gender: male
Pieters, fl. 1646 1 - - Alternative names: Pieterse; van Pieters
Gender: male
Pieters, Sikke, fl. 1671-1675 1 4 - Alternative names: Pieters, Sicke
Titles or roles: Baptist, and then Quaker; correspondence of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Pietri, Pietro, fl. 1642 - - 3 Alternative names: Petri, Petrus
Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Isaac Vossius and Paganinus Gaudentius
Gender: male
Pietro Dalle Fosse, Giovanni, 1477-1558 - - 2 Alternative names: Pieri, Johannes; Pieri, Giovanni; Valeriano, Pierio; Bolzanio Pierio
Titles or roles: Author
Gender: male
Pigafetta, Filippo, 1533-1604 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian mathematician and explorer
Gender: male
Piget, Charles, 1611-1695 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Piggott, G., fl. 1692 1 - - Titles or roles: deputy lieutenant of Cambridgeshire
Gender: male
Piggott, W. Foster, fl. 1813 1 - - Gender: male
Pignatelli, Antonio, 1615-1700 1 - - Titles or roles: Pope Innocent XII from 12 July 1691 to 27 September 1700
Gender: male
Pignoranda, fl. 1658 - - 1 Titles or roles: Spanish ambassador
Gender: male
Pignoria, Lorenzo, 1571-1631 6 4 3 Alternative names: Mr Pignorius; Pignorius, Laurentius
Titles or roles: Italian philologian
Gender: male
Pigott, G. E. G. F., fl. 1829 1 - - Gender: male
Pigot, Thomas, 1657-1686 57 8 - Alternative names: Piggott
Titles or roles: fellow of Wadham College, Oxford
Gender: male
Pigott, J. Foster (Reverend), fl. 1815 1 - - Titles or roles: D.D.
Gender: male
Piguart, Ludovic, fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: male
Pijnacker, Cornelis, 1570-1645 5 - - Gender: male
Pilger (Mr), fl. 1638 - - 3 Gender: male
Pilgram, Elias, fl. 1625-1638 - - 1 Alternative names: Bilgram, Elias; Pilgramus, Elias; Pilgramb, Elias
Titles or roles: Student of Theology in Altdorf; Rector in Eßlingen
Gender: male
Pilgram, Steffan, fl. 1640-1642 1 - 14 Alternative names: Pilgrem; Pilger; Bilger; Bilgram; Bilgrinus; Bilkram; Peregrinus
Gender: male
Pilius, Jacobus, 1611-1651 3 2 - Alternative names: Pyll, Jacob
Titles or roles: Magistrate; neo-latin poet; from Dordrecht
Gender: male
Pilius, Martin, fl. 1638 - 2 - Alternative names: Pylius, Martinus
Gender: male
Pilkington, Thomas, fl. 1754-1755 3 - - Gender: male
Pilsenius, J., fl. 1662-1663 - - 2 Gender: male
Pimentel, Antonio (Don), fl. 1659 1 - - Gender: male
Pimlow, Ambrose, fl. 1707-1734 - 5 - Gender: male
Pimpont (Monseigneur Monsieur de), fl. 1574 - 2 - Alternative names: De Pimpont
Titles or roles: Royal councillor
Gender: male
Pin, Arnaud du, fl. 1701 - 2 - Gender: male
Pinchbecke, Abraham, 1626-1682 1 - - Titles or roles: Clergyman and ejected minister; chaplain to Edmund Sheffield, second earl of Musgrave
Gender: male
Pinchbeck, Martin, fl. 1661-1670 1 - - Titles or roles: Sizar 1661; Priest 1670
Gender: male
Pinckney, Charles, d.1758 1 - - Titles or roles: Lawyer in Charlestown, South Carolina; kinsman of James Jurin
Gender: male
Pinck, Robert (Dr), 1573-1647 4 2 - Alternative names: Pink; Pincke; Pinke
Titles or roles: warden of New College, Oxford; vice-chancellor of Oxford University
Gender: male
Pindar, Paul (Sir), 1565-1650 1 - 2 Titles or roles: Merchant; diplomat
Gender: male
Pindemonte, Ippolito, 1753-1828 - - 1 Titles or roles: Neo-classical poet; from Verona; translator of 'The Odyssey'
Gender: male
Pindemonti, Isotta, fl. 1750-1760 - - 1 Titles or roles: Marchioness,; from Verona; patron of Italian literary works
Gender: female
Pineau, André, 1608-1653 or before 22 - - Titles or roles: sieur de La Trosnière (Trônière); godson of André Rivet, and nephew of his first wife; Huguenot
Gender: male
Pineau, Paul, fl. 1639-1644 1 - - Gender: male
Pinedo, Thomas de, 1614-1679 1 1 - Alternative names: Isaac, Thomas
Titles or roles: Marrano scholar
Gender: male
Pinelli, Gian Vincenzo, 1535-1601 - 2 - Alternative names: Pinellius, Vincentius
Titles or roles: Italian humanist
Gender: male
Pinfold (Mrs), fl. 1695 - - 1 Titles or roles: of Hatton Garden, Holborn; mentioned 1695
Gender: female
Pinfold, Thomas (Dr), 1640-1701 1 - - Titles or roles: of Doctors' Commons; chancellor of the diocese of Peterborough; buried in the south nave of St Michael, Walton (Pevsner, Buckinghamshire [1994], p. 560)
Gender: male
Pingo, B., 1749-1794 2 - - Gender: male
Pinsson des Riolles, François, fl. 1697 2 29 - Alternative names: Pinsson des Riolles, François, fils; François Pinsson des Riolles, the younger
Gender: male
Pioche de La Vergne, Marie Madeleine, 1634-1693 - 1 - Alternative names: Marie-Madeleine Pioche de La Vergne; Madame de La Fayette
Titles or roles: Writer; author of 'La Princesse de Clèves'; comtesse de La Fayette; wife of François Motier, comte de La Fayette
Gender: female
Piochet, fl. 1635 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary to Prince Thomas of Savoy
Gender: male
Pio di Savoia, Carlo, 1622-1689 1 - - Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Piozet, Charles, fl. 1686-1698 1 - - Titles or roles: minister of Le Mans; minister of Savoie in London
Gender: male
Pirckheimer, Willibald, 1470-1530 - - 2 Alternative names: Birckheimer, Bilibaldus; Pirckheimerus; Pirkheimer, Wilibald; Bircamer; Pirkamerus; Philadelphus, Noricus; Cotta, Johannes Franciscus; Cotta Lembergius, Johannes Franciscus; Pyrckheymerus
Titles or roles: Lawyer; Humanist; Member of the City Council in Nuremberg; Close friend of Albrecht Dürer and Erasmus
Gender: male
Pisani, Ottavio, b.1575 3 - - Alternative names: Pisanus, Octavius
Titles or roles: Italian cartographer, astrologer, and mathematician
Gender: male
Pisanus, Alphons, 1528-1598 - - 1 Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Pisaurus, Franciscus, fl. 1647 - - 1 Alternative names: Pisauro, Francisco
Titles or roles: procurator of St Mark's Basilica in Venice; candidate to become Giovanni Nani's successor as librarian of the Biblioteca Marciana in 1647
Gender: male
Piscator, Johannes, 1546-1625 3 2 5 Alternative names: Fischer
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology, Herborn
Gender: male
Piscator, Philipp Ludwig, d.1647 2 1 - Alternative names: M. Philipp Ludwig Piscator
Gender: male
Pise de Maucouil, Gaspard de la, 1618-1666 1 4 - Alternative names: Gaspard de la Pise de Maucouil
Gender: male
Pise, Joseph, d.1641 1 - - Alternative names: La Pise, Joseph de
Titles or roles: Clerk of the Parliament of Orange
Gender: male
Pistorius, Johann, 1546-1608 8 2 - Alternative names: Pistorius Nidanus, Johannes the Younger; Pistorius, Hans
Titles or roles: Son of Johann Pistorius the Elder (pastor in Nidda); Student in Wittenberg (PhD in Medecine); Physician of Charles II de Bade-Durlach (1575); Converted to Catholicism (1588); Vicar general of the bishop in Constance (1591); Delegate at the imperial Diet of Ratisbonn (1594); Protonotary apostolic; Provost of the cathedral in Breslau; Counsellor of the Emperor Rodolphe II; Theologian; Polemicist
Gender: male
Pistor, Valentin, 1608-1661 2 - 1 Titles or roles: Preacher at St. Bartholomaeus church in Frankfurt
Gender: male
Pitcairne, Archibald, 1652-1713 7 - - Alternative names: Archibald Pitcairn
Titles or roles: physician
Gender: male
Pitcairn, S. (Dr), fl. 1704 - 1 - Gender: male
Pithan, Henricus, fl. 1633 1 - - Titles or roles: Herborn, Synod of
Gender: male
Pithou, François, 1543-1621 - 1 - Alternative names: Pithoeus, Franciscus
Titles or roles: French lawyer; Brother of Pierre Pithou and the twins Jean and Nicolas Pithou
Gender: male
Pithou, Pierre, 1539-1596 1 35 - Titles or roles: French lawyer and scholar
Gender: male
Pithoys, Paul A., fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: Paul A. Pithois
Titles or roles: Mathematician
Gender: male
Pitt, Anne, 1738-1803 1 1 - Alternative names: Anne Wilkinson
Titles or roles: Lady Camelford; wife of Pitt, Thomas, first Baron Camelford (1737–93)
Gender: female
Pitt, Moses (Mr), 1639-1697 1 - 5 Alternative names: Pitts
Titles or roles: bookseller and printer
Gender: male
Pitts, fl. 1696-1711 - 3 - Gender: male
Pitts, fl. 1621 - - 1 Titles or roles: recommended for scholarship, Sidney Sussex, Cambridge
Gender: male
Pitts, John, fl. 1712-1713 9 - - Gender: male
Pitt, Thomas, 1737-1793 54 1 - Alternative names: Lord Camelford
Titles or roles: first Baron Camelford; politician; dilettante; husband of Anne Pitt, née Wilkinson (1738-1803)
Gender: male
Pitt, Thomas (Captain), fl. 1701-1702 - 1 - Gender: male
Pitt, William, 1708-1778 1 - - Alternative names: known as Pitt the elder
Titles or roles: first earl of Chatham; prime minister
Gender: male
Pius V, 1504-1572 1 - - Alternative names: Antonio Ghislieri; pope Pius V
Titles or roles: pope
Gender: male
Pivati, Giovanni Francesco, fl. 1735-1749 1 - - Titles or roles: Venetian mathematician; member of the Accademia delle scienze, Bologna
Gender: male
Pixell, J. P. (Reverend), b.1725 4 - - Gender: male
Pize, Gaspard, fl. 1662-1664 7 - - Alternative names: de la Pize
Titles or roles: son of Joseph de la Pize
Gender: male
Pizzoni, Francesco 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Place, John, fl. 1683-1708 18 - - Titles or roles: Relative of artist Francis Place; Physician to Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Placentius, Johann, d.1683 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics
Gender: male
Plaistow, Henry, fl. 1707-1708 2 - - Gender: male
Planche, Adam de la, fl. 1595 1 - - Alternative names: de la Planche
Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius from Paris in 1595
Gender: male
Planche, de la (Mr), fl. 1670 1 1 - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Isaac Vossius in Paris
Gender: male
Planche, Marie, fl. 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Orange, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in 1690
Gender: female
Plancius, Isaac, fl. 1622 - - 1 Titles or roles: son of Peter Plancius (1552-1622); student at Leiden under Festus Hommius
Gender: male
Plancius, Jacques, fl. 1567 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bruges bookseller
Gender: male
Plancius, Peter, 1552-1622 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch astronomer; cartographer; clergyman
Gender: male
Plancke, Leijsebet van, fl. 1702 - 1 - Alternative names: van Plancke, Leijsebet
Titles or roles: Thought to be receiving letters at The Hague
Gender: female
Planer, Bernhard, fl. 1640-1651 - - 6 Titles or roles: mentioned in letters from Poemer, 1640-8; in Nürnberg
Gender: male
Planer, Johann Andreas, fl. 1648 - - 2 Alternative names: Planerus
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Plano, Arnao del, fl. 1542 1 - 1 Alternative names: Arnao del Plano
Titles or roles: Merchant; agent for Mencía [Mencia] de Mendoza
Gender: male
Plano, Ferdinando del 1 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit, rector of college in Brussels
Gender: male
Planta, Joseph, 1744-1827 1 - - Titles or roles: librarian
Gender: male
Plante, Franciscus, 1613-1690 5 - - Alternative names: Franciscus Plante
Titles or roles: Minister in the Dutch colony in Brazil, then in Strijen, in Zevenbergen, and in Breda; Dutch poet; chaplain; Plante later wrote Barlaeus's obituary, 1648
Gender: male
Plantin, Catherine, fl. 1571 2 1 - Titles or roles: Wife of Jean Gassen
Gender: female
Plantin, Christophe, 1520-1589 1167 199 106 Alternative names: Christophe Plantin; Christoffel Plantin; Christopher Plantinus; Christoffel Plantijn; Plantain; Christopher Plantin
Titles or roles: French bookbinder and printer; working in Antwerp; humanist
Gender: male
Plantin, Madeleine, 1557-1599 2 3 - Alternative names: Madeleine Beys; Magdalena
Titles or roles: Daughter of Christophe Plantin; wife of Gilles Beys
Gender: female
Plantin, Martina, 1550-1616 3 4 - Alternative names: Plantin, Martine; Moretus, Martina
Titles or roles: Daughter of Christophe Plantin; wife of Moretus
Gender: female
Plasse, François, fl. 1625-1665 14 - - Alternative names: Plasse, Francois
Titles or roles: French colonel in the service of the States ('in dienst der Staten'); vicomte de Machaut
Gender: male
Plater, William (Sir), fl. 1639 - 1 - Gender: male
Plathner, Günther Heinrich, 1592-1657 1 - - Alternative names: Plathner, Gunther Heinrich; Plathnerus, Guntherus Henricus
Titles or roles: German jurist; philologist
Gender: male
Plattenhardt, Lucas, d.1648 - - 1 Alternative names: Blattenhardus; Plattenhardus; Plattenhartt, Lukas
Titles or roles: Mayor of Eßlingen
Gender: male
Platter, Felix, 1536-1614 - 1 - Gender: male
Plattes, Gabriel, 1600-1644 2 - 5 Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Plattes, Hugh (fl. 1600-30) - - 2 Alternative names: Plat; Platt
Gender: male
Platt, Thomas, fl. 1672 1 - - Gender: male
Plautinus, fl. 1567 - - 1 Titles or roles: Flemish typographer
Gender: male
Plaxton, George, 1647-1720 6 1 - Titles or roles: collector and antiquarian; Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Plaxton, William, fl. 1712-1727 4 4 - Gender: male
Playfair, John, 1748-1819 3 - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician; geologist
Gender: male
Playfair, Thomas, fl. 1590-1603 1 1 - Gender: male
Playters, Lionell (Sir), 1606-1679 1 - - Gender: male
Playters, William (Sir), 1590-1668 1 - - Titles or roles: second baronet of Sotterley; English politician; Deputy Lieutenant and Vice Admiral of Suffolk (1640-1649)
Gender: male
Pleasante, James, fl. 1667 1 - - Alternative names: Pleasante, Jas. and two others
Titles or roles: Tenant of Sancroft's, at Relley
Gender: male
Pleickner, fl. 1658 - - 1 Gender: male
Plempius, Vopiscus Fortunatus, 1601-1671 5 8 2 Alternative names: Plempinus, V. F.; Plempius, Francis; Plempius, Franciscus; V. F. Plemp
Titles or roles: Dutch physician
Gender: male
Plessen, fl. 1627 1 - - Gender: male
Plessen, Volrad von, 1560-1631 1 - - Alternative names: Volradus a Plessen; von Plesse; Volradus de Plessen; von Plessen
Titles or roles: Privy Councillor and Minister of State for the Elector Palatine; matric. Greifswald University and later Heidelberg University, 1578; tutor to Karl Ludwig; accompanied Friedrich V and Elizabeth Stuart into exile in The Hague
Gender: male
Plessis, Louis, fl. 1638-1658 4 - - Gender: male
Plettenberch, Johan van, fl. 1639 1 - - Gender: male
Plettenberg, Friedrich Christian von, 1644-1706 2 - - Alternative names: Friedrich Christian von Plettenberg
Titles or roles: Bishop of Münster
Gender: male
Plettenberg, Hieronymus, fl. 1643 - 1 - Titles or roles: Torstenson’s soldier
Gender: male
Pleuring, Johannes, fl. 1597 1 - - Titles or roles: from Korbingen
Gender: male
Pleydell-Bouverie, Jacob, 1750-1828 2 - - Titles or roles: second earl of Radnor (second creation); viscount Folkestone (1765-1776)
Gender: male
Pálfi, John Kanizsai, 1584-1641 1 - - Alternative names: John Kanizsai Palfi; Kanizsai Pálfi János
Titles or roles: Protestant bishop and poet
Gender: male
Plitz, Johann Conrad, 1606-1679 - - 15 Gender: male
Ploos van Amstel, Adriaan, 1585-1639 85 9 - Alternative names: Ploos van Amstel, Adrian; Adriaen Ploos van Amstel
Titles or roles: Dutch politician
Gender: male
Ploos van Amstel, Gerard, 1617-1695 5 - - Alternative names: Ploos van Amstel, G.J.
Gender: male
Plort, fl. 1649 - - 1 Gender: male
Plot, Rebeckah, b.1690, fl. 1690-1691 - 1 - Alternative names: Rebecca Burman; née Burman
Titles or roles: Wife of Robert Plot
Gender: female
Plot, Robert (Dr), 1640-1696 117 69 7 Titles or roles: Natural scientist; antiquary; first keeper of Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Gender: male
Pålsson, Lars, 1565-1646 - - 2 Alternative names: Paulinus, Laurentius; Paulinus Laurentius Gothus; Pålsson, Lars; Palsson
Titles or roles: Archbishop of Uppsala (1637-46)
Gender: male
Plukenet, Leonard, 1642-1706 2 - - Titles or roles: botanist
Gender: male
Plumer, Richard, fl. 1683 1 - - Titles or roles: Nephew of Richard Weller, d. 1683
Gender: male
Plumier, Charles (Frère), 1646-1704 2 - - Titles or roles: French botanist; pupil of Tournefort; explorer
Gender: male
Plumley, J., fl. 1714 1 - - Alternative names: J. Plumley, junior; J. Plumley the younger
Gender: male
Plumptre, Henry, 1680-1746 2 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Plumptre, James, 1771-1832 6 - - Titles or roles: playwright; Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Plumsted, John, fl. 1631 1 - - Gender: male
Plymouth, Governor of, fl. 1643 1 - - Alternative names: Governor of Plymouth
Titles or roles: Unidentified Governor of Plymouth
Gender: male
Plymouth, Mayor of, fl. 1643 1 - - Alternative names: Mayor of Plymouth
Titles or roles: Mayor
Gender: male
Pömer, Wolfgang Jakob, 1590-1655 - - 2 Alternative names: Pomer; Pömerus, Wolfgangus Jacobus
Gender: unknown
Pömer, Wolfgang Jakob, 1615-1670 - - 1 Alternative names: Pomer; Pömerus, Wolfgangus Jacobus
Gender: male
Pococke, Anne, fl. 1690 1 - - Alternative names: née Maplet
Titles or roles: Daughter of John Maplet (1611x15-1670), physician
Gender: female
Pococke, Edward, 1648-1726 5 - - Alternative names: Edward Pococke the younger
Titles or roles: oriental scholar; son of Edward Pococke (1604–91) and Mary Burdet
Gender: male
Pococke, Edward, 1604-1691 32 13 33 Alternative names: Edward Pococke the elder
Titles or roles: Oriental scholar; D.D.; rector of Childrey, Berkshire; father of Edward Pococke (1648–1726)
Gender: male
Pococke, Edward, fl. 1671 1 1 8 Gender: male
Pococke, John, fl. 1733-1748 34 - - Gender: male
Pocock (Mrs), fl. 1684 - - 1 Gender: female
Pocock, Robert, 1760-1830 14 - - Titles or roles: printer; antiquary
Gender: male
Pocock, Robert, b.1627 1 2 - Alternative names: Pococke
Titles or roles: rector, Long Ditton, 1665
Gender: male
Pocock, Thomas (Reverend), fl. 1695-1737 1 - - Titles or roles: Chaplain, the Royal Hospital, Greenwich, 1716
Gender: male
Podestà, Giovanni Battista, fl. 1672-1678 15 1 - Alternative names: Podesta
Titles or roles: Orientalist, interpreter
Gender: male
Podivín, Václav, fl. 1656-1658 - - 14 Alternative names: Podivinus, Wenceslaus; Podiwinus; Podivin, Vaclav
Titles or roles: Amanuensis of Hartlib sent by Comenius
Gender: male
Poelenburgh, Arnold, fl. 1661-1666 8 - - Alternative names: Poelenburgh, Arnoldus; Polenburgh, Arnoldus
Gender: male
Poelman, Jean, fl. 1583-1589 6 3 - Alternative names: Poulman, Jehan; Pulman, Jan
Titles or roles: Bookseller; agent of Christophe Plantin in Salamanca; working with Martin de Varron in Spain
Gender: male
Poelmann, Theodor, 1510-1607 - 4 - Alternative names: Theodore Poelman
Titles or roles: Printer
Gender: male
Poemer, Johann Abraham, 1604-1687 18 1 27 Alternative names: Poehmer; Pömer; Pöhmer; Pohmer; Philadelphus [pseudonym]
Titles or roles: Diplomat; University of Rostock, 1625
Gender: male
Pointer, J., fl. until 1755 1 - - Gender: male
Pointer, J. H., fl. 1729 1 - - Alternative names: Poynter
Titles or roles: Possibly related to John Pointer (1668-1754)
Gender: male
Pointer, John (Reverend), 1668-1754 6 77 - Alternative names: Poynter
Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Pointer, Malachy, d.1720 1 - - Alternative names: Poynter, Malachy
Titles or roles: curate, Hook Norton, 1694-1707; rector, Alkerton, 1711-20; brother of John Pointer (1668-1754)
Gender: male
Pointer, Thomas, fl. 1671 2 - - Titles or roles: employee of the Navy Office
Gender: male
Poiret, Pierre, 1646-1719 5 13 - Alternative names: Pierre Poiret Naudé
Titles or roles: French mystic and Christian philosopher; husband of Claudia Kin; correspondent and disciple of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Poisson, fl. 1726 1 - - Gender: male
Poitton, fl. 1740-1750 - 1 - Titles or roles: French printer and bookseller; operating in Naples
Gender: male
Polanus, Amandus, 1561-1610 207 164 - Alternative names: Polanus, Amandus; Polanus, Amand; Amandus Polanus von Polansdorf
Titles or roles: of Polandsdorf [or Palansdorf]; German theologian
Gender: male
Polden, Robert, fl. 1597-1613 2 - - Titles or roles: Fellow and sub-warden of New College, Oxford
Gender: male
Pole, German, fl. 1707-1709 3 - - Gender: male
Polemann, Joachim, fl. 1653-1661 42 3 14 Alternative names: Poleman, Joachim
Gender: male
Poleni, Giovanni (Marchese), 1683-1761 11 12 - Titles or roles: Professor of astronomy, then mathematics, and, from 1740, of experimental physics, Padua; Marquis of the Holy Roman Empire; correspondent of Leibniz; F.R.S.; author of a treatise on Vitruvius; antiquarian; FRS; member of the Academie des Sciences
Gender: male
Poley, Richard, fl. 1724-1726 7 4 - Titles or roles: Diplomatic secretary
Gender: male
Polhitt, William, fl. 1702-1704 5 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Bishop's Stortford
Gender: male
Polier de Bottens, Étienne, 1620-1711 7 1 1 Alternative names: Estienne; Polius; Dominus de Bottens; Polier de Bottens, Etienne
Gender: male
Polierius (Mr), fl. 1647 - - 1 Titles or roles: Acquaintance of Isaac Vossius
Gender: male
Poli, Giuseppe Saverio, 1746-1825 1 - - Titles or roles: graduated in medicine, Padua; Keeper of the physics cabinet, Military Academy of Naples; professor of experimental physics, Naples
Gender: male
Polignac, Anne de, 1598-1651 1 2 - Alternative names: Le Marechalle de Chastillon (Madame); Chastillon, Madame La Marechalle de; Châtillon, Madame La Marechalle de; De Polignac
Titles or roles: wife of Gaspard III de Coligny, Maréchal de Châtillon (1584-1646), French Protestant general and Marshal of France, 1622
Gender: female
Politianus, Angelus, 1454-1494 - - 3 Gender: male
Pollard, Hugh (Sir), fl. 1645-1646 - 1 - Gender: male
Pollexfen, Henry (Sir), 1632-1691 2 - - Titles or roles: judge and politician
Gender: male
Poll, Gisbertus van der, fl. 1656 - - 2 Titles or roles: Merchant known to Nicolaas Heinsius
Gender: male
Pollot, Alphonse de, 1603-1668 19 21 - Alternative names: Pollotti, Alfonso; Palotti; Pollot, Alfonso; Alphonso Pallotti; Polotti; Pollot, Alphonse; A. de Pollo
Titles or roles: Italian scholar; steward for Amalia of Orange, 1648
Gender: male
Pollotti, Giovanni Battista, fl. 1639 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian captain in the service of the Dutch States
Gender: male
Polwhele, Richard (Reverend), 1760-1838 2 - - Titles or roles: writer
Gender: male
Polyander, Daniel (fl. 1599) - - 1 Titles or roles: Student at St Andrew's, 1600; son of Johannes van den Kerckhove Polyander (1568-1646)
Gender: male
Polyander van den Kerckhove, Johan, 1594-1660 10 172 - Alternative names: Kerckhoven, Jehan van der; Kerckhove, Jan van den; van Kerckhoven, Johan Polyander; Kirkhoven, John Poliander; Henfleete; lord of Hemfleet; Polyander a Kerckhoven; Kerckhove, Jehan van der; Polyander, Jehan van der Kerckhove; Polyander, Johannes
Titles or roles: Lord of Heenvliet; Dutch diplomat; second husband of Lady Katherine (Wotton) Stanhope (1609-1667); son of the theologian Jan van den Kerckhoven (1568-1646)
Gender: male
Polyander van den Kerckhove, Johannes, 1535-1598 11 31 1 Alternative names: Polyander, Jehan van der Kerckhove; Polyander, Jehan van der Kerckhove (Senior or Grandfather); Van der Keerch; Polyander, Jean; Polyander, Johannes van den Kerckhove
Titles or roles: father of Johannes van den Kerckhoven (1568-1646); husband of Christina van Houten
Gender: male
Polyander van den Kerckhoven, Johannes, 1568-1646 44 372 1 Alternative names: Polyander, Jan or Joannes or John; Poliander van der Kerchhove, Jehan; Polyander (Junior); Kerckhoven; Scholasticus; Polyander, Johannes van den Kerckhoven; Polyander à Kerckhoven, Johannes; Polyander van Kerckhoven, Johannes
Titles or roles: Protestant divine; professor of Theology and rector of Leiden; father of Jehan van der Kerckhove, lord of Heenvliet (1594-1660)
Gender: male
Pommeren en Croy, Anna, 1590-1660 - 2 - Gender: female
Pompei, Eleonoro, fl. 1641-1647 10 - - Alternative names: Graaf Eleonoro Pompei
Titles or roles: Italian officer in the service of the States ('in dienst der Staten')
Gender: male
Pompei, Girolamo, 1731-1788 1 - - Titles or roles: Poet; from Verona
Gender: male
Pompei, Lelio, fl. 1630-1636 7 - - Titles or roles: Italian soldier in the service of the States
Gender: male
Ponce de Leon, Goncalo, fl. 1588-1589 - 2 - Alternative names: Gonçalo Ponce de Leon; Gonçalo Ponce de Léon
Titles or roles: Private chamberlain to Pope Sixtus V
Gender: male
Poncel, Anthoine, d.1582 3 - - Alternative names: Ponchel, Anthoyne du; Anthoyne du Ponchel
Titles or roles: Merchant; elder of the French Church in London, for which he acted as treasurer and scribe
Gender: male
Poniatowska, Christina, 1610-1644 - - 10 Alternative names: Poniatowska von Duchnik, Christina Vetter
Titles or roles: prophetess
Gender: female
Ponikau, Tobias von, 1598-1637 3 2 - Alternative names: von Ponnica, Tobias; Ponnica, Tobia von; Boniqua
Titles or roles: servant of the Marquis of Baden (1626); agent of Bernard of Saxe-Weimar
Gender: male
Pons, Jean, fl. 1638-1656 1 - - Titles or roles: beneficiary priest of Grasse Cathedral; organ builder
Gender: male
Pontanus, Johannes Isacius, 1571-1639 219 152 1 Alternative names: Johan Isaksen Pontanus; John Isaac Pontanus; Johannes Isacius Pontanus; Joannes Isaac Pontanus; Johan Isaksson Pontanus
Titles or roles: Danish historiographer; mathematician; astonomer
Gender: male
Pontanus, Simon, fl. 1631 1 - - Gender: male
Pontedera, Julius, 1688-1757 3 - - Gender: male
Pont, John, fl. 1585 2 - - Gender: male
Poole, J., fl. 1677 1 - - Gender: male
Poole, Matthew, fl. 1658-1659 2 5 - Gender: male
Poole, Nevill (Sir), fl. 1643-1644 1 - - Gender: male
Poolman - - 1 Gender: male
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 35 1 - Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Pope, Dorothy, fl. 1736 1 - - Gender: female
Pope, Thomas, fl. 1699 - 1 - Gender: male
Pope, Walter, 1628-1714 3 1 - Titles or roles: Astronomer; writer
Gender: male
Popham, Alexander, 1729-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: M.P.; politician; penal reformer
Gender: male
Popham, Alexander (mentioned 1698) - - 1 Titles or roles: deaf patient of John Wallis (1616-1703)
Gender: male
Popham, Duke (Mrs), fl. 1785 1 - - Gender: female
Popham, Edward (Colonel), 1610-1651 2 - - Titles or roles: naval and army officer
Gender: male
Popham, John, 1531-1607 - 1 - Titles or roles: speaker of the House of Commons (1580–1583); Attorney General (1581–1592); Lord Chief Justice (1592–1607)
Gender: male
Popham, John (Colonel), fl. 1649 1 - - Gender: male
Poppen, Johann Anton, von, fl. 1640-1651 - - 2 Gender: male
Porcheron, Placidus (Fr.), 1652-1694 2 - - Alternative names: Porcheron, David-Placide
Titles or roles: Benedictine and scholar; librarian at Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris
Gender: male
Porcinari, Giovanni Antonio, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Porret, Chrétien, fl. 1584 1 - - Alternative names: Porret, Chretien
Titles or roles: Pharmacist in Leiden (from 1582); son of Pierre Porret
Gender: male
Porret, Pierre, fl. 1567-1582 20 3 - Titles or roles: Apothecary; friend of Christophe Plantin
Gender: male
Portail, F., fl. until 1694 2 - - Titles or roles: French servant to the Bedford family
Gender: male
Porta, Joannes Vincentius, fl. 1586 1 - - Alternative names: Joannes Vincentius Porta; Della Porta; Giovan Vincenzo della Porta; Gian Vincenzo dela Porta
Titles or roles: brother of Giambattista della Porta (1535-1615); son of Nardo Antonio della Porta; collector of portraits of learned men
Gender: male
Porter, Bridget, fl. 1641 1 - - Gender: female
Porter, Charles (Sir), 1631-1696 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; lord chancellor of Ireland
Gender: male
Porter, Endymion, 1587-1649 3 2 - Titles or roles: courtier
Gender: male
Porter, Jo., fl. 1686 1 - - Gender: male
Porter (Mr) (fl. 1655) - - 1 Titles or roles: Friend of Erasmus Rasch and Little
Gender: male
Porters, Anne, fl. 1701 - 1 - Titles or roles: cousin of C. Lequint
Gender: female
Porters, Jean, fl. 1701 - 1 - Gender: male
Porteus, Beilby, 1731-1809 5 - - Titles or roles: bishop of London; bishop of Chester
Gender: male
Porthaise, Jean, 1520-1602 1 - - Alternative names: J. Prothesius; Porthaesius
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Portonariis, Gaspard de, fl. 1591 1 1 - Alternative names: Portunaire, Gaspard de; Portonariis, Gaspard a
Titles or roles: bookseller in Salamanca
Gender: male
Portugal, Anna Louise van, 1605-1669 3 1 - Alternative names: Anna Louise of Portugal; Portugal, Anna Louise of
Titles or roles: daughter of Emilia van Oranje-Nassau (1569-1629) and Emanuel van Portugal
Gender: female
Portugal, Eleonore Maurice van, 1609-1674 10 2 - Alternative names: Mauritia Eleonora van Portugal; Mauritia Eleonora of Portugal
Titles or roles: wife of Georg Frederick Louis of Nassau-Siegen; daughter of Emilia van Oranje-Nassau (1569-1629) and Emanuel van Portugal
Gender: female
Portugal, Ferdinand Alexander van, 1634-1669 2 2 - Alternative names: Ferdinand Alexander van Portugal; Portugal, Ferdinand Alexander of
Gender: male
Portugal, Juliana Catharina van, 1607-1680 - 2 - Alternative names: Juliana Catharina van Portugal; Portugal, Juliana Catharina of
Titles or roles: daughter of Emilia van Oranje-Nassau (1569-1629) and Emanuel van Portugal
Gender: female
Portugal, Louis Guillaume van, 1601-1660 1 - - Alternative names: Portugal, Louis Guillaume of Portugal; Christoffel Willem Lodewijk; Don Louis Guillaume, prince of Portugal
Titles or roles: Son of Emilia van Oranje-Nassau (1569–1629) and Emanuel van Portugal
Gender: male
Portus, Franciscus, 1511-1581 1 - - Alternative names: du Port; Port, François du; DuPort, François
Titles or roles: Professor of Greek, Modena, 1536; professor of Greek, Geneva, 1562-81; host to Scaliger, 1572
Gender: male
Pory, John, 1572-1636 4 - - Titles or roles: writer; colonial administrator
Gender: male
Pory, Robert (Dr), 1608-1669 4 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
Gender: male
Posern, Heinrich von (fl. 1653) - - 2 Alternative names: Posen
Titles or roles: Assistant to the Dutch secretary in London; Carried letters between August Wiese and Samuel Hartlib
Gender: male
Possevino, Antonio, 1533-1611 1 - - Alternative names: Possevinius, Antonius; Anafesto, Paolo; Filoteo, Giovanni; Asti, Giovanni Filoto d'; Gallerius, Nicolaus; Mylonius, Nicolaus; Teodoro Eugenio
Titles or roles: Jesuit; Papal diplomat; Polemicist; Encyclopedist; Bibliographer
Gender: male
Possinus, Petrus, fl. 1651 3 1 - Gender: male
Postel, Guillaume, 1510-1581 5 3 4 Titles or roles: French linguist, astronomer, Cabbalist, diplomat, professor, religious universalist
Gender: male
Posthius, Joannes, 1537-1597 1 - - Alternative names: Johannes Posth
Titles or roles: German poet and physician
Gender: male
Postlethwayt, John, 1650-1713 4 6 - Alternative names: Postlethwait
Titles or roles: orientalist; high master of St Paul's School
Gender: male
Postmaster, at Oxford, fl. 1689 - 1 - Alternative names: Unidentified postmaster
Titles or roles: Postmaster, Oxford
Gender: male
Post, Pieter, 1608-1669 8 - - Titles or roles: Architect; designer of the Mauritshuis
Gender: male
Pote, Joseph, 1704-1787 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller, at Eton; printer
Gender: male
Potier, Louis, d.1643 - 6 - Titles or roles: French officer in service of the Dutch States; killed in 1643 at Thionville; son of René Potier I (1579-1670) and Marguerite de Piney-Luxembourg (d.1645)
Gender: male
Potier, Pierre, 1581-1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Poterius, Petrus; Poterie
Titles or roles: Physician, chemist
Gender: male
Potken, Johann, 1470-1524 - - 2 Titles or roles: Philologist; Stifts-Probst, St Georg, Cologne
Gender: male
Potter, Christopher, 1591-1646 - 1 - Titles or roles: Provost of The Queen's College, Oxford; theologian
Gender: male
Potter, Edward, d.1715 1 - - Titles or roles: Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Potter, Francis, 1594-1678 32 8 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of Kilmington, then in Somerset; instrument maker; experimentalist
Gender: male
Potter, Hannibal, 1592-1664 4 - - Titles or roles: college head
Gender: male
Potter, John, 1673-1747 7 4 - Titles or roles: archbishop of Canterbury
Gender: male
Potter, John, 1714-1767 1 - - Gender: male
Potter, William, 1711-1768 14 - - Alternative names: Finch Street (alias); Street, Finch
Gender: male
Potter, William, fl. 1655-1659 15 6 2 Gender: male
Potts, Charles, fl. 1634 1 1 - Alternative names: Potts; Pots, Mr.; Pots
Gender: male
Potts, John (Sir), 1587-1673 2 7 - Titles or roles: baronet Mannington (1641); son of Anne Dodge (c. 1566-1642) and John Potts c. 1564-97); step-son of Christopher Heydon (1561-1623); father of John Potts (1615-c.1690)
Gender: male
Potts, John (Sir), d.1680 1 - - Gender: male
Potts, John (Sir), d.1690 5 38 - Titles or roles: fellow commoner, pensioner 1634; son of Sir John Potts (1587-1673)
Gender: male
Potts, John (Sir), fl. 1646-1648 - 2 - Gender: male
Pouch, Ludwig 1 - - Gender: male
Poulain, de, fl. 1607 1 - - Titles or roles: writing from Agen
Gender: unknown
Poulson, Paul, fl. 1699-1700 2 1 1 Gender: male
Poulton, George, fl. 1639-1640 1 - - Gender: male
Poulton, Thomas (Captain), fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: Governor of Nottingham Castle
Gender: male
Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, d.1799 7 2 - Titles or roles: draughtsman and engraver
Gender: male
Pound, James, 1669-1724 5 - - Titles or roles: astronomer; F.R.S.; rector of Wanstead, Essex, 1707-20; donor to the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Gender: male
Poupart, François, 1616-1708 1 - - Titles or roles: naturalist, anatomist, entomologist, and surgeon
Gender: male
Poussines, Pierre, 1609-1686 1 1 2 Alternative names: Petrus Possinus
Titles or roles: French Jesuit and scholar
Gender: male
Povey, Joseph, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: schoolmaster
Gender: male
Powell, fl. 1708 - 1 - Gender: male
Powell, Griffith, 1560-1620 - - 1 Titles or roles: College head
Gender: male
Powell, James, fl. 1658 1 - - Gender: male
Powell, J., fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: ? M.P. for Haverfordwest
Gender: male
Powell, John, b.1610 1 - - Titles or roles: scholar of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge; fellow of Merton College, Oxford, 1649
Gender: male
Powell, John, b.1668 29 - - Gender: male
Powell, John, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Powell, John (possibly b. 1652?) 5 - - Titles or roles: father of John Powell (junior) (b. 1668)
Gender: male
Powell, Nathaniel, fl. 1701 - 1 - Gender: male
Powell, Thomas, fl. 1563-1579 - - 1 Titles or roles: Archdeacon of Worcester, 1563-79; D.C.L.
Gender: male
Powell, Vavasor, 1617-1670 - - 4 Alternative names: Vavasour
Titles or roles: Itinerant nonconformist Puritan in Wales
Gender: male
Powell, William (fl. 1702-06) 2 1 - Gender: male
Powell, William Samuel, 1717-1775 - - 1 Titles or roles: Divine; fellow and subsequently master of St John's College, Cambridge; college head
Gender: male
Powel, Samuel, fl. 1796 1 - - Gender: male
Power (Captain), fl. 1660 - - 1 Gender: male
Powle, Henry, 1630-1692 2 2 - Titles or roles: Lawyer; M.P.; Master of the Rolls
Gender: male
Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805 2 - - Titles or roles: colonial governor and politician
Gender: male
Powys ?, Thomas, b.1619 1 - - Gender: male
Powys, Thomas (Sir), 1649-1719 1 - - Titles or roles: judge and politician
Gender: male
Poyer, John (Colonel), d.1649 4 - - Titles or roles: merchant; army officer; governor and mayor of Pembroke; executed 1649
Gender: male
Poynts, Elizabeth, fl. 1647 1 - - Alternative names: Poynts
Titles or roles: Third wife of Sydenham Poyntz
Gender: female
Poyntz, Sednham (Colonel-General), b.1607 6 1 4 Alternative names: Poyntz, Sydenham; Poynts, Sednam
Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer; husband of Elizabeth Poyntz (his third wife)
Gender: male
Poysson, Jean-Baptiste, fl. 1609-1644 1 2 - Alternative names: Benerie, Jean-Baptiste Poysson de la; Poisson
Titles or roles: lawyer; poet; mathematician
Gender: male
Prache, Hilarius, 1614-1679 1 - - Titles or roles: Mystic; orientalist; pastor, Dirschdorf
Gender: male
Pradals de Larbont, fl. 1693 1 - - Titles or roles: Relative of Du Cassé de Pradals
Gender: male
Prada y Muxica, Andres, fl. 1644-1645 2 3 - Alternative names: Don Andres de Prada y Muxica
Titles or roles: Spanish governor of Sas van Gent
Gender: male
Pradilleis (Mr), fl. 1658-1659 - 5 - Alternative names: Monsr Pradilleis; Pradilles
Titles or roles: Moderator of the Academy of Montpellier
Gender: male
Pradines, fl. 1663 1 - - Titles or roles: official in the United Provinces
Gender: male
Praet, Louis of, 1488-1555 - 3 1 Alternative names: Louis of Flanders, Lord of Praet; Luis de Flandes, Señor de Praet; Luis de Praet; Louis de Praet; Lodewijk van Praet; Lodewijk van Vlaanderen
Titles or roles: Diplomat and statesman; Spanish ambassador to England, 1522–5, and to France, 1525–6; dedicataee of two works by Juan Luis Vives: 'De Consultatione' and 'De Subventione Pauperum'
Gender: male
Praetorius, fl. 1665 - - 1 Gender: male
Praetorius, Johannes, 1537-1616 3 - - Alternative names: Johannes Prätorius; Johann Richter
Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer
Gender: male
Pragestus, Jacobus, fl. 1685 2 - - Gender: male
Pragestus (mentioned 1687) - - 1 Titles or roles: German physician
Gender: male
Pražský, Lukáš, 1460-1528 - - 1 Alternative names: Lucas Pragensis; LuKas von Prag
Titles or roles: Bohemian theologian, Bishop of the Unity of Brethren
Gender: male
Prat, Abraham du, 1616-1660 - 1 - Alternative names: Duprat; Prateus
Titles or roles: physician; member of the Montmor Academy (formally founded 1657)
Gender: male
Prataeus, P., fl. 1633 2 1 - Alternative names: Patraeus
Gender: male
Pratchett, B., fl. 1781 2 - - Titles or roles: Brother-in-law of Mark Noble (1754-1827); Brother of Mark Noble's wife, Sarah
Gender: male
Pratchett, P., fl. 1790-1798 1 1 - Titles or roles: Brother-in-law of Mark Noble (1754-1827); Brother of Mark Noble's wife, Sarah
Gender: male
Pratchett, R., fl. 1814 1 - - Titles or roles: Kinsman of Mark Noble's (1754-1827) wife, Sarah
Gender: male
Pratensis, Johannes, 1543-1576 5 3 - Alternative names: Hans Philipsen Pratensis
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Pratt, Benjamin, fl. 1815 1 - - Gender: male
Prat, Thomas (Dr), fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Pratt, John, fl. 1700 1 - - Gender: male
Pratt, Roger, fl. 1624 - - 1 Gender: male
Pratt, R. (Sir), fl. 1672 - 1 - Titles or roles: at the Green Ribbon Club
Gender: male
Pratt, Samuel, b.1680 1 - - Alternative names: Prat; Samuel Pratt junior
Titles or roles: son of Samuel Pratt (1658-1723) and Anne
Gender: male
Pratt, Samuel (Dr), 1658-1723 14 1 - Alternative names: Prat
Titles or roles: master of Wye Grammar School, Kent; dean of Rochester, 1706-23
Gender: male
Pratt, Samuel Jackson, 1749-1814 1 - - Alternative names: pseud. Courtney Melmoth
Titles or roles: writer and actor
Gender: male
Pratt, Thomas, fl. 1696-1699 2 - - Alternative names: Thomas Sprat?
Titles or roles: bishop of Rochester
Gender: male
Pratt, William, d.1702 2 - - Titles or roles: matric. Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1663; vicar of Bossall, North Riding of Yorkshire, 1673-1701; school master, Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Gender: male
Praun, Michael, 1597-1667 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Prácheňský, Václav, fl. 1657 1 - - Alternative names: Prachensky, Wenceslaus
Gender: male
Pregizer, Johann Ulrich, 1577-1656 1 - 24 Alternative names: Johann Ulrich Pregizer the younger; Pregitzer
Titles or roles: Professor of ethics and moral theology, Tübingen
Gender: male
Preiel, Adam, fl. 1657 2 - - Gender: male
Prescott, Henry, 1649-1719 1 1 - Titles or roles: ecclesiastical administrator; diarist; of Chester
Gender: male
Prescott, William, fl. 1661-1662 - 6 - Titles or roles: Merchant, Rotterdam
Gender: male
Prestet, Jean, 1648-1690 - - 4 Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: male
Preston, John, 1587-1628 2 - 1 Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; D.D.; master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Preti, Ludovico, fl. 1750-1767 - 4 - Titles or roles: Minute-keeper of the Pontificia Segreteria di Stato, Rome
Gender: male
Preti, Pietro Antonio 2 - - Gender: male
Pretty (Colonel), fl. 1651 - 1 - Gender: male
Prevost, G., 1596-1668 3 - 2 Gender: male
Prevost, son of G. Prevost, fl. 1624 - - 2 Titles or roles: Son of the pastor in Geneva; student at Leiden University
Gender: male
Prez, Jacob de (Dr), fl. 1689 1 - - Alternative names: De Prez
Gender: male
Prez, Jacques de (Dr), fl. 1686 2 - - Alternative names: De Prez
Gender: male
Prüfer, David, d.1651 - - 1 Gender: male
Pricaeus, Johannes, 1600-1676 1 - 1 Gender: male
Price, Chase, 1731-1777 1 - - Titles or roles: politician; wit
Gender: male
Price, David, fl. 1708 2 - - Gender: male
Price, Edmund, fl. 1695 2 - - Gender: male
Price, Elizabeth, fl. 1681 1 - - Titles or roles: Wife of Ellis Price, vicar of Biggleswade, Bedfordshire (d. c.1680-81)
Gender: female
Price, Ellis, d.1681 1 - - Alternative names: Price, Ellicorus
Titles or roles: vicar of Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, 1676-81; husband of Elizabeth Price
Gender: male
Price, James, fl. 1741 2 - - Gender: male
Price, John, 1735-1813 2 - - Titles or roles: librarian, Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Gender: male
Price, John, 1602-1676 3 - - Alternative names: Anglo-Britannus; J. Priceus
Titles or roles: classical scholar
Gender: male
Price, John (Dr), 1626-1691 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; possibly chaplain to the duke of Albemarle
Gender: male
Price, John, fl. until 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Price (Mr), fl. 1704 - 1 - Titles or roles: Of Caldicott
Gender: male
Price, Richard, 1723-1791 - 33 - Titles or roles: philosopher; demographer; political radical; friend of William Petty, second earl of Shelburne, later first marquess of Lansdowne, prime minister (1737-1805)
Gender: male
Price, Richard, fl. 1681 3 - - Gender: male
Price, T., fl. 1763 6 - - Gender: male
Price, Thomas, 1599-1685 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of Ireland archbishop of Cashel
Gender: male
Price, Thomas, b.1653 1 - - Titles or roles: of Balliol College, Oxford
Gender: male
Price, Thomas, d.1704 4 - - Alternative names: Price, Thomas Sebastian
Titles or roles: antiquary; Roman Catholic recusant; of Llanfyllin
Gender: male
Price, Thomas, fl. 1756 1 - - Gender: male
Price, Thomas, fl. 1685 1 - - Gender: male
Price, W., fl. until 1772 1 - - Gender: male
Price, William, b.1663 4 - - Titles or roles: matric. Jesus College, Oxford, 1682; vicar of Cynwil Elfed, 1685-?1726
Gender: male
Price, William, d.1666 1 1 - Titles or roles: English Reformed minister in Amsterdam
Gender: male
Price, W. T., fl. 1792 2 - - Gender: male
Prichard, William, fl. 1703 1 1 - Gender: male
Prickett, John, fl. 1698 - 1 - Titles or roles: Butler, University College, Oxford
Gender: male
Prickett, John, fl. 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Prideaux, Edmond (Sir), 1601-1659 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer and politician; created Sir Edmond Prideaux, baronet, under the protectorate
Gender: male
Prideaux, Humphrey, 1648-1724 13 31 - Titles or roles: dean of Norwich; author; archdeacon of Suffolk; D.D.
Gender: male
Prideaux, John, 1578-1650 1 3 5 Titles or roles: Bishop of Worcester; vice-chancellor of the University of Oxford; rector of Exeter College, Oxford, from 4 April 1612
Gender: male
Périer, Etienne, 1642-1680 - - 1 Alternative names: Perier, Etienne
Titles or roles: student of the Petites écoles de Port-Royal; Jansenist; nephew of Blaise Pascal
Gender: male
Périer, Florin, 1605-1672 - 4 - Alternative names: Perier
Titles or roles: conseiller à la Cour des aides de Clermont; conductor of barometric experiment at the Puy de Dôme on behalf of his brother-in-law Blaise Pascal (19 September 1648)
Gender: male
Périer, Gilberte Pascal, 1620-1687 - 8 - Alternative names: Perier; née Pascal
Titles or roles: Jansenist; biographer of her siblings Blaise and Jacqueline Pascal
Gender: female
Périer, Pierre, fl. 1639-1648 2 - - Alternative names: Perier
Titles or roles: Minim friar in the province of Provence
Gender: male
Priestley, fl. 1824 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller
Gender: male
Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804 22 - - Titles or roles: theologian; natural philosopher
Gender: male
Priest, Simon, 1654-1715 3 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Bisley, Gloucester
Gender: male
Primerose ?, D., d.1660 1 - - Gender: male
Prince, Daniel, fl. 1760-1795 1 - - Titles or roles: Bookseller; Printer
Gender: male
Pr[ince?] de K., fl. 1643 1 - - Alternative names: Unidentified 'Pr[ince?] de K.'
Gender: male
Prince, John, 1643-1723 13 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; author
Gender: male
Prince of Wales - - 1 Gender: male
Princeps Auraicus, fl. 1645 - - 1 Gender: male
Prince, William, fl. until 1796 1 - - Gender: male
Pringle, Alexander - 1 - Gender: male
Pringle, John (Sir), 1707-1782 3 - 1 Titles or roles: Military physician; president of the Royal Society, 1772–78; first baronet
Gender: male
Prinne, John, fl. 1732-1733 1 - - Gender: male
Prins, Andreas, fl. 1645 - 3 - Alternative names: Prinsius, Andreas
Gender: male
Prinscenius, Andreas, fl. 1646-1647 2 - - Gender: male
Prins, Pieter Christiaensz., 1583-1650 - 1 - Gender: male
Printz (Baron), fl. 1710 - 2 - Titles or roles: Baron; President of the Council for Ecclesiastical affairs in Berlin
Gender: male
Printz von Buchau, Daniel 1 - - Alternative names: Daniel Printz
Titles or roles: councillor and secretary to Emperor Rudolph II; baron von Buchau; justice of appeal in Prague; Silesian privy councillor; ambassador and diplomat in Russia from 1576-1578; friend of Crato
Gender: male
Priolo, fils, fl. 1699 1 - - Alternative names: M. Priolo fils; Priolo, fils aîné
Titles or roles: Eldest son of Benjamin Priolo (1602–67); worked in finance
Gender: male
Prior (Father), fl. 1645 1 1 - Gender: male
Prior, James, fl. 1825 1 - - Gender: male
Prior, J., fl. 1788 1 - - Gender: male
Prior, Matthew, 1664-1721 5 - - Titles or roles: Poet; diplomat
Gender: male
Pritchett, John (Dr), 1605-1681 4 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Gloucester
Gender: male
Prittwitz, Hans Ernst von, fl. 1635 - - 1 Gender: male
Priuli, Antonio, 1548-1623 - 1 - Titles or roles: ninety-fourth Doge of Venice (from 1618)
Gender: male
Pr., J., fl. until 1685 - 1 - Alternative names: J. Pr.; Unidentified
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of Sir John Pettus 1613-1685
Gender: male
Proast, Jonas, 1642-1710 9 1 - Titles or roles: archdeacon of Berkshire, 1698-1710
Gender: male
Probstius (fl. 1637) - - 1 Titles or roles: Known to Philip op der Beeck, Appelius, et al.
Gender: male
Proby, Charles, 1665-1727 6 - - Titles or roles: medical student at Montpellier
Gender: male
Proby, John, fl. 1649 - 1 - Titles or roles: Of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Prockter, Anthony, 1621-1705 2 - - Titles or roles: vicar of Ravenstondale
Gender: male
Procopius, Matthias, fl. 1629-1634 11 1 5 Gender: male
Promnitz, Siegmund Seyfried von, 1595-1654 - 1 - Alternative names: Siegmund Seyfried von Promnitz; Graf von Promnitz, zu Pleß
Titles or roles: Freiherr von Pless; Graf von Promnitz, zu Pleß, Sorau und Triebel; Landvogt der Niederlausitz
Gender: male
Proost, Jonas, fl. 1616-1623 2 - - Alternative names: Jonas Proostius
Titles or roles: Minister to the Colchester congregation; Writing from Colchester to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1623
Gender: male
Protestant Churches in Switzerland, fl. 1633 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Proumingius ?, Gerard, d.1610 1 1 - Alternative names: Prouingius?; Provingius?; Proumingius, Gerh.; Prouninck, Gerhardus
Gender: male
Prouning, Jacob, fl. 1619-1620 2 1 - Alternative names: Prouninc; Prounincq; van Deventer
Titles or roles: commandant of Loevestein Castle
Gender: male
Prouse, John, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Prouse, Richard, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Proust 1 1 - Titles or roles: Writing from Paris
Gender: male
Proust, Jonas, d.1710 1 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1659
Gender: male
Prout, J. (Reverend), fl. 1816 1 - - Gender: male
Prunius, Henricus, fl. 1641 - 1 - Alternative names: Heinrich Prunn
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Pruvost, Peter le, fl. 1645-1649 14 4 18 Alternative names: le Pruvost, Peter
Gender: male
Pruynen, Cornelis, fl. 1583-1594 - 1 - Alternative names: Prunius; Corneille Prunius
Gender: male
Pryce, Anna Maria (Lady), fl. 1703-1704 3 - - Titles or roles: Daughter of Sir Edmund Warcup (1627-1712); Wife of Sir John Pryce
Gender: female
Pryce, John, fl. 1693 2 - - Alternative names: Price
Gender: male
Pryce, John (Sir), fl. 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: Of Newtown; Brother-in-law of Hugh Jones
Gender: male
Pryce, Richard (Reverend), fl. 1684-1685 2 - - Gender: male
Prynne, Robert, fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Prynne, William, 1600-1669 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Lawyer and pamphleteer
Gender: male
Pryor, Sim., fl. 1659 1 - - Alternative names: Simon?
Gender: male
Pryse, Edward, fl. 1695-1698 12 - - Titles or roles: uncle of Edward Lhwyd (1659-1709); sister of Bridget Pryse
Gender: male
Pryse, Elizabeth, fl. 1700-1703 8 - - Alternative names: Price
Titles or roles: aunt of Edward Lhwyd (1659-1709); sister of Bridget Pryse
Gender: female
Pryse, Lewis, 1684-1720 2 - - Alternative names: Price
Titles or roles: M.P. For Cardiganshire and Cardigan Borough; of the Pryse family of Gogerddan, Cardiganshire
Gender: male
Pryse, Simon, fl. 1694-1704 10 - - Alternative names: Price
Titles or roles: Uncle of Edward Lhwyd (1659-1709); Brother of Bridget Pryse
Gender: male
Pryse, Walter, fl. 1729-1730 1 1 - Gender: male
Pryse, Walter (fl. 1696) 2 - - Gender: male
Pstrokonski, Stanislaus, fl. 1644-1657 1 - - Titles or roles: Bishop of Chełm [Chelm]; patron of science; confessor of prince John Casimir
Gender: male
Pétau, Alexandre, d.1672 - - 1 Alternative names: Petau, Alexandre
Titles or roles: Son of Didier Pétau
Gender: male
Pétau, Denis, 1583-1652 2 9 1 Alternative names: Dionysius Petavius; Petau
Titles or roles: French Jesuit theologian
Gender: male
Public Minister of the King of France, The, fl. 1652 - 1 - Alternative names: The Public Minister of the King of France; Unidentified French Minister (fl. 1652)
Gender: male
Pucci, fl. 1724 - 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary to the Grand Duke of Tuscany
Gender: male
Puccini, fl. 1660-1663 - - 1 Gender: male
Puchler (Monsr), fl. 1707-1708 1 1 - Titles or roles: At Cell
Gender: male
Puckering, Henry (Sir), 1618-1701 1 - - Alternative names: formerly Newton
Titles or roles: third baronet; royalist army officer; local politician
Gender: male
Puckering, John (Sir), 1544 or before-1596 - 1 - Titles or roles: administrator and speaker of the House of Commons; lord keeper of the great seal (1592-96)
Gender: male
Puckle, Samuel, fl. 1655 - 1 - Titles or roles: Mayor of Norwich
Gender: male
Pudsey, Alexander, 1636-1721 7 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Tubney; fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Pudsey, fl. 1686-1687 - 1 - Titles or roles: cousin of Thomas Pudsey (fl. 1684-87)
Gender: male
Pudsey, Thomas, fl. 1684-1687 2 - - Titles or roles: Brother-in-law of Samuel Smith (1658-1707)
Gender: male
Puecher, Johannes, fl. 1648 1 - - Alternative names: Johann Pücher
Gender: male
Puget, Louis, 1629-1709 - 1 - Alternative names: Puget, Louis de
Titles or roles: physicist; member of l'Académie de Lyon
Gender: male
Puget, Étienne de, d.1688 - 1 - Titles or roles: bishop of Dardanie 'in partibus infidelium' (1624–1643); bishop of Marseille (1643/44–1668)
Gender: male
Pughe, John, fl. 1695-1708 6 - - Gender: male
Pughe, William, fl. 1695-1703 4 - - Gender: male
Pugh (Mr) (fl. c.1696) - 2 - Titles or roles: of Mathafarn
Gender: male
Pujati, Giuseppe Antonio, 1701-1760 1 - - Titles or roles: Alumnus of Padua; professor of medicine, Padua
Gender: male
Pujati, Giuseppe Maria, fl. 1772-1790 1 - - Titles or roles: Jansenist Benedictine; from Bergamo; professor in Padua
Gender: male
Pujolas, Moïse, d.1729 1 - - Alternative names: Moise Pujolas
Titles or roles: Fellow of the Royal Society, December 1695
Gender: male
Pujos, Jacques, fl. 1630-1641 2 - - Alternative names: Puios
Gender: male
Pullein, William 1 - - Gender: male
Pullen, Josiah, 1631-1714 - 1 - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; university teacher; vice-president of Magdalen Hall, Oxford
Gender: male
Puller, Timothy, 1637-1693 7 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Pulleyn, Octavian, fl. 1680-1682 6 2 - Alternative names: Octavian Pulleyn the younger
Gender: male
Pulteney, J., d.1726 1 - - Titles or roles: student, Christ Church, Oxford, 1677
Gender: male
Pulteney, William, 1684-1764 1 - - Titles or roles: earl of Bath; politician
Gender: male
Puppinchius, Nicolas, fl. 1582-1593 2 1 - Titles or roles: German poet
Gender: male
Puppius, Hermann G. F., fl. 1595 3 - - Gender: male
Purbeck, fl. 1681 1 1 - Gender: unknown
Purcell, John, 1740-1795 or after 1 - - Titles or roles: graduated from Leiden, 1761, with thesis 'De Ictero' (dedicated to George Cleghorn); physician, Charitable Infirmary, Dublin, 1776, 1779, and 1783; Professor of Anatomy, Trinity College Dublin, 1779
Gender: male
Purkircher, Georg, 1530-1577 1 - - Titles or roles: studied in Pressburg, Wittenberg, and Padua
Gender: male
Purmerend, magistrate of, fl. 1616 1 1 - Alternative names: magistrate of Purmerend
Gender: male
Pury, Thomas, 1589-1666 1 - - Alternative names: Thomas Purty the elder; Alderman Pury
Titles or roles: politician; sheriff of Gloucester, 1626; alderman of Gloucester, 1638; father of Thomas Pury (1618/19-1693)
Gender: male
Pury, Thomas, 1618-1693 1 - - Alternative names: Thomas Pury the younger
Titles or roles: army officer; politician; matric. Magdalen College, Oxford, 1635; entered Gray's Inn, 1641; son of Thomas Pury (1589/90-1666)
Gender: male
Puschoff (Frau), fl. 1638 - 1 - Titles or roles: widow of Michael Otto Puschoff (d. 1638); in Vienna
Gender: female
Pusey, Philip (the Honorable), 1746-1828 9 - - Alternative names: Sir Philip Pusey; Bouverie, Philip; uncle of Jacob Pleydell-Bouverie
Gender: male
Pusterla, Fabricius Aloysius, fl. 1637 2 - - Alternative names: Pusterla, Fabricus Aloysius
Gender: male
Pusterla, Fabricius Aloysius, friend of, fl. 1637 - 2 - Alternative names: 'dearest friend'
Titles or roles: Unidentified friend of Fabricius Aloysius Pusterla
Gender: male
Puteanus, Andreas, fl. 1635 - 1 - Gender: male
Puteanus, Erycius, 1574-1646 53 56 3 Alternative names: Putte, Hendrik van der; Eric; Born, Honorius van den
Titles or roles: Humanist philologist
Gender: male
Puteanus, Jacobus 1 - - Gender: male
Puteanus, J., fl. 1632-1634 3 1 - Gender: male
Puteanus, Justus Caecilius, 1600-1654 16 5 - Alternative names: Puteanus, Iustus Caecilius
Titles or roles: Secretary to nuncio Fabio de Lagonissa, Brussels 1627–34 and to the Grand Conseil, Mechelen, 1643; son of Erycius Puteanus
Gender: male
Puteanus, Leonardus Ingenradius, fl. 1633 2 - - Titles or roles: Priest, in Venlo
Gender: male
Puteanus, Maximiliaan, fl. 1643-1650 5 1 - Alternative names: Puteanus, Maximillien
Gender: male
Putschius, Elias, 1580-1606 2 6 - Alternative names: Helias Putschius; Elias van Putschen; Elias von Putsch; Elias von Putz
Titles or roles: matric. in law, Leiden, February 1599; friend of Gothofredus Jungermanus; poet, philologist and historian
Gender: male
Puy Lépinasse, Charles, d.1695 - 1 - Alternative names: Puy Lepinasse
Gender: male
Puy-Montbrun-Ferrassières, Espérance de, 1638-1690 1 - - Titles or roles: comtesse de Ferrassières; comtesse de Dohna; wife of Friedrich zu Dohna-Schlobitten, comte de Dohna, married 1656; daughter of Jean du Puy de Montbrun, Comte de Ferrassières et de Pont-de-Vesle
Gender: female
P., W., fl. until 1717 1 - - Alternative names: W. P.
Titles or roles: Unidentified correspondent of William Blathwayt (1650-1717)
Gender: male
Pye, Ann, fl. 1705 1 - - Titles or roles: Cousin of Mrs DeKatt
Gender: male
Pye, Charles, 1651-1721 1 - - Gender: male
Pye, Henry James, 1745-1813 5 - - Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Pye (Lady), fl. 1663 - 1 - Gender: female
Pye (Mr), fl. 1619 - - 1 Gender: male
Pye (Reverend) (fl. 1660) - - 2 Titles or roles: Minister in Morpeth, 1660
Gender: male
Pye, Richard 1 - - Titles or roles: nephew of Martin Lister
Gender: male
Pye, Robert (Sir), 1622-1701 - - 1 Titles or roles: army officer; son of Sir Robert Pye (c.1585-1662) of Faringdon Manor, Berkshire
Gender: male
Pye, Thomas (Sir), 1708-1785 6 - - Titles or roles: naval officer
Gender: male
Pye, Walter (Sir), 1571-1635 - - 2 Gender: male
Pykes, Walter, fl. 1668-1669 1 - - Gender: male
Pylas, fl. 1636 - 1 - Gender: male
Pyle, Cornelis, fl. 1675 1 1 - Alternative names: Cornelis Pyl
Titles or roles: correspondent of Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop; navigating officer at Spaarndam; supplier of chemicals, working at the chemical laboratory of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) at the‘Casteel’ in Batavia [Jakarta]
Gender: male
Pylius, Martin, fl. 1591 1 - - Titles or roles: Lawyer
Gender: male
Pym, John, 1584-1643 12 6 1 Alternative names: Mr Pym
Titles or roles: politician; uncle of Anthony Nicoll (1611-59)
Gender: male
Pynett, John, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Pyne, William Henry, 1770-1843 1 - - Alternative names: pseud. Ephraim Hardcastle
Titles or roles: artist; writer
Gender: male
Pynssen van der Aa, Otto, fl. 1638-1670 2 - - Alternative names: Pijnsen van der Aa, Otto
Titles or roles: Lieutenant-colonel
Gender: male
Pynssen van der Aa, Willem, fl. 1637 10 2 - Alternative names: Aa, Willem Pynssen van der; Willem Pynssen van der Aa
Gender: male
Pyraredus, Joannes, fl. 1641 3 - - Alternative names: Piraredus; Jean Peyrarède; J. Pegraredus
Gender: male
Pytt, Edmund, fl. 1658 1 - - Gender: male

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