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Raab, Georg, fl. 1650 - - 1 Alternative names: Raabus, Georgius
Titles or roles: Theologian
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rabenhaupt, Carl von, 1602-1675 - 1 - Alternative names: Carl Rabenhaupt; Rabenhaubt
Titles or roles: Military governor of Kalkar; colonel in Hessian service; baron van Sucha
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rabus, Pieter, 1660-1702 3 7 - Titles or roles: Writer
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01354637.)
Rachelius, fl. 1674 - 3 - Titles or roles: possibly the Lutheran pastor at Ditmarschen, Holstein
Gender: male
Raciborsko, Faustus Morstyn de, fl. 1657-1660 6 - - Alternative names: de Raciborsko, Faustus Morstyn
Gender: male
Racknitz, Gallus von, 1590-1658 - - 7 Alternative names: Ragkhnitz, Gallus von the Elder; Rägkhnitz, Gall von; Ragknitz, Gallus von
Titles or roles: Baron von Raknitz; Poet; Politician
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Radcliffe, Jeremiah, 1552-1612 - 2 - Gender: male
Radcliffe, John, 1650-1714 5 - 1 Titles or roles: Physician; philanthropist
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Radclyffe, Thomas, 1525-1583 - 1 - Alternative names: Ratclyffe
Titles or roles: third earl of Sussex
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Radclyffe, William, 1783-1855 1 - - Alternative names: Radclyff, William
Titles or roles: Rouge Croix Pursuivant of Arms in Ordinary, 1803-23
Gender: male
Radermacher, Joannes (the Younger), d.1629 1 - - Alternative names: Joannes Radermacher junior
Titles or roles: Writing from Middelburg to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1623
Gender: male
Radermacher, Johan, 1538-1617 14 1 - Alternative names: Johan Radermacher der Ältere; Johan Radermacher the Elder; Rotarius, Johannes
Titles or roles: Humanist and merchant
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Radnor (Lord), fl. 1796 - 1 - Gender: male
Radziejowski, Hieronymus, 1612-1667 - - 1 Alternative names: Radzejowski; Radzejovius; Radziejowski, Hieronim
Titles or roles: vice-chancellor of Poland
Gender: male
Radziejowski, Michał Stefan, 1645-1705 - 1 1 Alternative names: Augustyn Michał Stefan Radziejowski; Michael, Stephen
Titles or roles: archbishop of Gniezno; Cardinal Primate of the Roman Catholic Church in Poland; son of Hieronim Radziejowski
Gender: male
Radziwiłł, Bogusław, 1620-1669 1 - 6 Alternative names: Radziwill; Radzivil, Bogulaus; Radvila, Boguslaus; Prince Boguslaus Radzivil
Titles or roles: hereditary duke of Słuck and Kopil
Gender: male
Radziwiłł, Janusz, 1612-1655 1 2 6 Alternative names: Radziwill, Janusz; Radvila, Janussius; Prince Janusz; Prince Jannussius; Radzivil, Ianussius
Titles or roles: Lithuania, Court Chamberlain of
Gender: male
Radziwiłł, Krzysztof, 1585-1640 - 2 - Alternative names: Radziwill, Krzysztof
Gender: male
Radziwiłł, Krzysztof II, 1585-1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Christophorus
Titles or roles: Field Hetman of Lithuania since 1615, Castellan of Wilno (modern Vilnius) since 1633, Voivode of Wilno Voivodship since 1633, Great Lithuanian Hetman since 1635
Gender: male
Radziwill, Louise Charlotte von, 1667-1695 3 1 - Alternative names: Louise Charlotte von Radziwill
Gender: female
Raesfeld, Johan, fl. 1637-1645 1 1 - Gender: male
Raesfelt, Adriana Sophia van, 1650-1694 1 18 - Gender: female
Raevardus, Jacques, 1534-1568 - 2 - Alternative names: Jacques Raevardus; Jacobus Raevardus; Jacobo Raevardo
Titles or roles: Flemish jurist
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01239044.)
Raeven, J., fl. 1702 4 - - Gender: male
Raevius, Jacob, fl. 1633 - 1 - Alternative names: Ravius
Gender: male
Raffélis, Olivier, fl. 1639-1641 4 3 - Alternative names: Raffelis, O. de; Raffelis, Olivier
Titles or roles: French preacher in Orange, later in The Hague
Gender: male
R., A., fl. 1678 1 - - Alternative names: A. R.
Gender: unknown
Ragusa di Carolei, Diego, fl. 1665-1671 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician in Naples, professor of medicine
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books
Raikes, Thomas, fl. 1643 - 1 - Titles or roles: mayor of Hull
Gender: male
Railton, Thomas, fl. 1701-1702 2 - - Titles or roles: exchequer official
Gender: male
Rainborowe, Thomas (Colonel), d.1648 4 - - Alternative names: Rainborow, Thomas
Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer and Leveller
Gender: male
Rainbowe, Edward, 1608-1684 11 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Carlisle; master of Magdalene College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Rainbowe, Edward, fl. 1642 1 - - Gender: male
Raine, James (Reverend), 1791-1858 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and topographer
Gender: male
Raines, Henry, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: sailor; debtor in Ludgate prison
Gender: male
Raines, Richard (Sir), d.1710 5 1 - Alternative names: Raines, Richard (Dr)
Titles or roles: chancellor of Lichfield; member of Doctors' Commons; official principal of the consistory court of Coventry and Lichfield
Gender: male
Rainold, Christopher, fl. 1659 - 1 - Gender: male
Rainolds, John (Dr), 1549-1607 3 - 1 Alternative names: Reynolds
Titles or roles: theologian and college head; president of Corpus Christi, Oxford; one of the translators of the King James bible
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rainolds, William, 1544-1594 1 - - Alternative names: Reginaldus, Guilelmus; William Reynolds; Raynolds
Titles or roles: English Roman Catholic theologian and biblical scholar
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01347877)
Wikipedia
Rainsforde (Mr), fl. 1622 - - 1 Alternative names: Rainford; Raynsforde
Gender: male
Rainssant, Pierre, 1640-1689 23 - - Titles or roles: Physician; numismatist; member of l'Académie royale des inscriptions et médailles; curator of the Cabinet des médailles de la Bibliothèque royale
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rainy (Mrs) (mentioned 1697) - - 1 Titles or roles: sister to Edward Bernard
Gender: female
Raith, Balthasar, 1616-1683 5 - 5 Alternative names: Raithius, Balthasarus
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology at the University of Tubingen
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Ralegh, Elizabeth, 1565-1647 - 1 - Alternative names: Bess; née Throckmorton
Titles or roles: wife of Walter Ralegh; mother of Walter Ralegh, junior (killed San Thomé, 1618); daughter of Sir Nicholas Throckmorton
Gender: female
Ralegh, Philip, fl. 1692 1 - - Gender: male
Ralegh, Philip, fl. until 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Ralegh, Walter, d.1618 - - 1 Titles or roles: elder son of Sir Walter Ralegh
Gender: male
Ralegh, Walter (Sir), 1554-1618 3 - 1 Alternative names: Raleigh
Titles or roles: explorer; courtier; author
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rallingson, Richard - - 5 Titles or roles: mathematics student of The Queen's College, Oxford; mentioned 1651–2
Gender: male
Rallon (Dr), fl. 1582 - - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of Philosophy, Ghent
Gender: male
Ralph, James, 1705-1762 1 - - Titles or roles: historian; political writer
Gender: male
Ramelius, Henry, 1550-1610 3 13 1 Alternative names: Ramel, Henrik
Titles or roles: chancellor of Denmark; Danish senator
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00626058.)
Ramellis, Augustinus de, 1531-1600 - - 1 Alternative names: Ramelli, Agostino
Titles or roles: Italian military engineer; author of 'Le diverse at artificiose machine' (Paris, 1588) and 'Schatzkammer mechanischer Künste' (Leipzig, 1620)
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01326433.)
Rame, Matthieu, d.1663 1 - - Alternative names: Rame, Matthieu de
Titles or roles: French captain in the service of the Dutch States ('in dienst der Staten')
Gender: male
Ramirez de Prado, Lorenzo, 1583-1658 - 1 - Alternative names: Laurent Ramirez de Prado; Ramirez de Prado, Laurent; Lourenço‏ Ramirez de Prado
Titles or roles: member of hte King's council, Madrid; author of books on jurisprudence
Gender: male
Related resource: VIAF
Ramlotaeus, Ludovicus Magnus, fl. 1572 - 2 - Alternative names: Ludovicus Magnus Ramlotaeus Rupefortensis
Gender: male
Ram, Michel, fl. 1651 - 2 - Gender: male
Rampers, J., fl. 1646 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Ram, Robert 1 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; rector of St James's Church, Colchester; son of Thomas Ram (1564-1634)
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Ramsaeus, Thomas, fl. 1678-1681 2 - - Alternative names: Ramsay
Titles or roles: Lithuanian minister
Gender: male
Ramsay, Andrew, 1574-1659 - 5 - Titles or roles: Church of Scotland minister
Gender: male
Ramsay, David, 1575-1660 - 1 3 Titles or roles: Clockmaker; Uncle of John Dury
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Ramsay, James, 1589-1638 5 2 - Alternative names: Black Ramsay
Titles or roles: Scottish army officer in the service of Sweden
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia (DE)
Ramsay, William, fl. until 1690 1 - - Titles or roles: M.A., Edinburgh University
Gender: male
Ramus, Petrus, 1515-1572 - - 5 Alternative names: Pierre de la Ramée; Peter Ramus
Titles or roles: French humanist and educational reformer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ranby, John, 1703-1773 1 - - Titles or roles: Surgeon
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Ranconnet, fl. 1662 1 - - Titles or roles: Minister from Fontainebleau to Valavoir
Gender: male
Randall, John (Reverend Mr), 1666-1722 - 1 - Alternative names: Ranalls
Titles or roles: master of Bury Grammar School
Gender: male
Rand, Isaac, 1674-1743 2 - - Titles or roles: botanist
Gender: male
Randolph, Bernard, 1643-1689 1 - - Titles or roles: writer on the Levant; son of Edmund Randolph and Deborah Master; Edward Randolph's younger brother
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Randolph, Edward, 1632-1703 7 1 - Titles or roles: colonial administrator in America; son of Dr Edmund Randolph; brother of Bernard Randolph
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Randolph, John, fl. 1674 1 - - Gender: male
Randolph, Mary (Mrs) - 1 - Gender: female
Randolph, Thomas, 1525-1590 2 2 - Titles or roles: diplomat
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Randolph, Thomas, 1701-1783 3 - - Titles or roles: college head; President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rand, William, fl. 1645-1656 8 - 1 Alternative names: Dr Rand
Gender: male
Randwyck, Jacob van, d.1641 1 - - Alternative names: Jacobus; Randwijck
Titles or roles: Colonel
Gender: male
Rangueil, Claude, fl. 1617 - 1 - Titles or roles: Minim friar, from Crépy-en-Valois
Gender: male
Rant, Thomas, 1604-1671 1 - - Gender: male
Rantzau, Christian, von, 1614-1663 - - 2 Alternative names: Rantzow, Christianus in; Rantzaw, Christian zu; Rantzouw, Christian zu; Ranzau, Christian zu; Rantzau, Christian zu; Christian, Rantzow, Graf; Rantzovius
Titles or roles: Diplomat; Statthalter of Schleswig-Holstein
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rantzau, Christoph von, d.1696 6 - - Titles or roles: Count, Catholic convert
Gender: male
Related resources: Google Books
Google Books
Rantzau, Ditlev von, 1577-1639 - 1 - Titles or roles: Member of the Danish government
Gender: male
Rantzau, Heinrich, 1526-1598 1 20 3 Alternative names: Ranzow; Ranzovius; Rantzovius; Cimber; Rantzovio, Henrico; Henri de Rantzau
Titles or roles: Statesman; astronomer; book collector
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01388584.)
Rantzau, Otto von, 1585-1656 - - 1 Alternative names: Otto Rantzau
Gender: male
Rantzovius (fl.1596) - - 2 Gender: male
Rantzovius, Gerhardus, 1558-1627 1 - - Gender: male
Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma, 1569-1622 - - 1 Titles or roles: Duke of Parma, Piacenza and Castro from 1592
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rapaccioli, Francesco Angelo, 1608-1657 - 1 - Titles or roles: Italian Catholic Cardinal
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Raper, M., fl. 1714-1721 2 - - Gender: male
Raphael, 1483-1520 - - 1 Alternative names: Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino
Titles or roles: Painter
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
Treccani
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Raphelengius, Christophe, b.1565 - 1 - Alternative names: Christophe Raphelingien
Titles or roles: Son of Franciscus I Raphelingius
Gender: male
Raphelengius, Franciscus, 1568-1643 8 10 - Alternative names: van Ravelingen; Franciscus II Raphelengius; Raphelengien the Younger
Titles or roles: orientalist
Gender: male
Raphelengius, Franciscus, 1539-1597 11 8 - Alternative names: Frans van Ravelingen; Franciscus I Raphelengius; Raphelengien the Elder; Francois Raphelingien
Titles or roles: Printer, bookseller,; orientalist; scholar; professor of Hebrew, Leiden; son-in-law of Christopher Plantin
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Raphelengius (mentioned 1597) - - 1 Gender: male
Rapin, René, 1621-1687 3 - - Alternative names: Rapin, René, S.J.
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Related resource: PRDL (Post-Reformation Digital Library)
Rappoltstein, Eberhard von, 1570-1637 - - 1 Alternative names: Ribeaupierre, Eberhard de; Rappolzstein; Rappoltstein, Hoheneck und Geroltzeck, Eberhard von
Titles or roles: Chamberlain of Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rappoltstein, Georg Friedrich zu, 1594-1651 - - 1 Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rappoltstein, Johann Jacob von, 1598-1673 - - 1 Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rar, Graf von (fl. 1655) - - 1 Titles or roles: German count in London, 1655, known to Clodius, Erasmus Rasch
Gender: male
Rascas, Pierre-Antoine de, 1567-1620 2 1 - Alternative names: Rascas de Bagarris
Titles or roles: Sieur de Bagarris et du Bourguet; collector of coins and antiquities; curator to Henri IV; advocate at the Parliament of Aix-en-Provence
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rasch, Erasmus, 1618-1665 16 - 14 Gender: male
Rashius, fl. 1628-1629 - 3 - Titles or roles: Minister in Sweden
Gender: male
Rashleigh, Philip, 1729-1811 1 - - Titles or roles: mineralogist; antiquary
Gender: male
Raspe, Rudolph E., 1737-1794 1 - - Gender: male
Rast, fl. 1587 - 1 - Titles or roles: Royal valet
Gender: male
Ratallerus, Georgius, 1528-1581 3 2 - Alternative names: George Rataller; Georg Rataller
Titles or roles: Dutch philologist and translator
Gender: male
Related resources: VIAF
Wikipedia
Rath, Arnold, 1599-1671 - - 1 Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rathmann, Hermann, 1585-1628 - - 1 Titles or roles: Lutheran theologian
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ratke, Wolfgang, 1571-1635 - - 7 Alternative names: Rattichius, Wolfgangus
Titles or roles: Pedagogue
Gender: male
Rattray, Thomas, 1684-1743 5 - - Titles or roles: Scottish Episcopal bishop of Dunkeld
Gender: male
Rattremon, Eas. (?), fl. 1637 2 - - Gender: male
Rauchenstein, Clara Benigna, d.1683 - 1 - Alternative names: Clara Benigna von und zu Rauchenstein
Gender: female
Related resource: Franckesche Stiftungen (Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle (Saale), Studienzentrum August Hermann Francke, Archive Database.)
Rauchenstein, Hans Paul von und zu, fl. 1638 - 1 - Titles or roles: in Vienna, 1638
Gender: male
Related resource: Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle (Saale) (Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle (Saale), Studienzentrum August Hermann Francke, Archive Database.)
Raue, Jacob, fl. 1642 - - 1 Gender: male
Raue, Johann, 1610-1679 5 4 16 Alternative names: Ravius, Johann; Raue, John; Raue, Johann; Johannes; Rave
Titles or roles: Brother of Jacob Raue (HP27/31/2A)
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Raumaier, Philipp, b.1608 5 - 11 Titles or roles: Professor of Philosophy in Tübingen; Pastor in Leonberg
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Raumer, Georg, fl. 1655-1657 1 - - Alternative names: Raumerus, Georg
Titles or roles: Anhalt Clergy (1655-56)
Gender: male
Réaumur, René Antoine Ferchault de, 1683-1757 1 - - Alternative names: René-Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur; Rene Antoine Ferchault de Reaumur
Titles or roles: Naturalist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rauscher, Johann Martin, 1592-1655 44 2 32 Alternative names: Johann Martin Aretius
Titles or roles: Theologian; Professor at the University of Tübingen
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rautenfels, Jakob, fl. 1671-1675 1 - - Titles or roles: German who lived between 1671-73 in Russia
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books
Rautenstein auf Dietldorf, Johann Ernst von, 1623-1666 3 - 2 Alternative names: Hans Ernst von Rautenstein
Titles or roles: Chancellor
Gender: male
Related resources: Google Books
Google Books
Rauthmell, Richard (fl. 1737-38) 9 1 - Gender: male
Raven, Nathaniel (fl. 1659) - - 1 Titles or roles: Resident of Welshpool, known to Martin Grundmann
Gender: male
Ravensberger, Hermann, 1586-1625 - - 1 Alternative names: Ravensperger; Ravensberg; Herman
Titles or roles: Professor of Theology (Herborn, Burgsteinfurt, Groningen)
Gender: male
Ravenscroft, Thomas, fl. 1623 - - 1 Gender: male
Ravenstein, Joannes, fl. 1661 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch Printer
Gender: male
Ravensten (mentioned 1601) - - 1 Titles or roles: Student of Johannes van den Kerckhoven Polyander (1568-1646)
Gender: male
Ravis, Christian, 1613-1677 27 2 11 Alternative names: Christian Ravis; Christianus Ravius; Raue (formerly); Raeve; Rave, Christian
Titles or roles: oriental and biblical scholar; son of Johann Raue (1578-1631)
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikisource
ODNB entry
Ravis, Thomas, 1560-1609 1 - 2 Titles or roles: Bishop of London, 1607-09; Bishop of Gloucester, 1604–07; Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, 1596–1607
Gender: male
Ravoire, Paul, d.1622 1 - - Alternative names: La Ravoire, Paul de
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00066848.)
Rawlett, John (Reverend), 1642-1686 20 2 - Alternative names: Rawlet, John
Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman; vicar of Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland
Gender: male
Rawlin, Joshua, fl. 1645-1648 4 1 - Gender: male
Rawlins, Catherine, fl. 1711 1 - - Titles or roles: related to Charlett (possibly sister?); possibly mother of Charlett's nephew Thomas Rawlins
Gender: female
Rawlins, George, fl. 1642 1 - - Titles or roles: captain in the English service
Gender: male
Rawlins, Gulielmus, fl. until 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Rawlinson, Amy (Mrs), fl. 1723-1724 - 7 - Alternative names: Frewin, Amy; née Frewin
Titles or roles: servant and then wife of Thomas Rawlinson (1681–1725), book collector; sister-in-law of Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755)
Gender: female
Rawlinson, Constantine, 1692-1779 1 - - Titles or roles: brother of Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755)
Gender: male
Rawlinson, Richard (Dr), 1690-1755 421 1093 - Titles or roles: topographer and antiquarian; bishop of the nonjuring Church of England; brother of Thomas Rawlinson (1681–1725)
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Rawlinson, Richard, fl. 1655-1658 4 - - Gender: male
Rawlinson, Robert, fl. 1705 - 1 - Titles or roles: of Grasdale
Gender: male
Rawlinson, Thomas, 1681-1725 24 242 1 Titles or roles: book collector and bibliophile; brother of Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755); son of Sir Thomas Rawlinson (1647-1708); of St John's College, Oxford
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rawlinson, Thomas (Dr), fl. 1735 - 1 - Gender: male
Rawlinson, Thomas, fl. 1703 - 1 - Gender: male
Rawlinson, Thomas, fl. 1710 - 1 - Titles or roles: lawyer
Gender: male
Rawlinson, Thomas (Sir), 1647-1708 106 6 - Titles or roles: local politician; vintner and Lord Mayor of London; father of Richard Rawlinson (1690-1755) and Thomas Rawlinson (1681-1725)
Gender: male
Rawlinson, William (Sir), 1640-1703 2 - - Titles or roles: lawyer; one of the Lords Commissioners of the Great Seal
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rawlinson, William (Sir), fl. 1785-1792 9 - - Titles or roles: correspondent of Mark Noble
Gender: male
Rawlins, Thomas, 1689-1752 169 7 - Titles or roles: of Pophills, Warwickshire
Gender: male
Rawlins, Thomas (fl. 1723-50) 16 362 - Gender: male
Rawlins, Thomas, fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Rawson, Edward, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Rawson, Joseph (Reverend), fl. 1717 1 - - Gender: male
Rawstorne, Edward, fl. 1732 1 - - Gender: male
Ray, Benjamin, 1703-1760 30 - - Titles or roles: antiquary and Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Ray, John, 1627-1705 174 84 11 Alternative names: Wray, John
Titles or roles: naturalist; theologian
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Raymond, fl. 1726 - 1 - Alternative names: 'Raymond, J, Chancellor'
Gender: male
Raynaud, Théophile, 1587-1663 1 - - Alternative names: Raynaudus, Theophilus
Titles or roles: Jesuit (novitiate begun 24 November 1602); theologian
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rayner, John, fl. 1786 1 - - Gender: male
Rayney, John (Sir) 1 - - Gender: male
R., B., fl. 1724 2 1 - Alternative names: B. R.
Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Rücker, Daniel, 1605-1665 - - 9 Alternative names: Ruecker, Daniel; Rucker, Daniel
Titles or roles: Theologian; pastor, Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier cnp01194718)
R., D., fl. 1708 1 - - Alternative names: D. R.
Gender: male
Rüdinger, Esrom, 1523-1591 1 - - Alternative names: Rudinger; Rüdiger; Papebergensis; Papenbergensis
Titles or roles: German philologist, educator, physicist, and historian of the Unity of Czech Brethren
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
R. D. M., fl. 1686 1 - - Titles or roles: Friend of Jean Boscager
Gender: male
Read, Archdeacon, fl. 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Read, Edward A., b.1738 - 1 - Gender: male
Reade, John, fl. 1695 2 - - Gender: male
Reader, Paul, b.1623, fl. 1645 - 1 - Titles or roles: nephew ('cousin') of John Wallis (1616-1703); son of Helkiah Reader and Elizabeth (Glyde) Reader, who was a sister of Susanna Wallis
Gender: unknown
Reade, T., fl. 1710 1 - - Gender: male
Reade, Thomas, 1606-1669 1 - - Alternative names: Read
Titles or roles: royalist army officer and civil lawyer
Gender: male
Reade, Thomas, fl. 1622 1 - - Gender: male
Read, Henry - - 1 Titles or roles: executor of Henry Spitty
Gender: male
Reading, John, fl. 1685 1 - - Titles or roles: son of John Reading
Gender: male
Reading, William (Reverend), 1674-1744 5 1 - Titles or roles: librarian at Sion College, London Wall
Gender: male
Read, M., fl. 1820 1 - - Gender: male
Reael, Laurens Laurensz, 1583-1637 3 3 - Alternative names: Laurensz Reael; Reael, Laurens Laurensz.
Titles or roles: Employee of the VOC; Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies, 1616–1617; admiral of the Dutch navy, 1625–27; envoy
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reave, John, fl. 1680 1 - - Gender: male
Rebenstock, Jacob, fl. 1644 - 1 - Titles or roles: Correspondent of Johann Heinrich Bisterfeld
Gender: male
Rebhan, Johann, 1604-1689 - 1 - Alternative names: Rebhan, Johannes
Titles or roles: Professor of law, Strasbourg
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rebours, Antoine de, 1592-1661 - 1 - Titles or roles: French poet
Gender: male
Rebstock, Jeremias, 1602-1660 12 - 64 Titles or roles: Evangelical theologian
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00407850)
Wikipedia
Recanati, Giambattista, d.1735 3 - - Alternative names: Recanati, Jean Baptiste
Gender: male
Rechlingen, Markus von, fl. 1628 - 2 - Gender: male
Rechlingen, Marx Conrad, d.1644 1 - - Titles or roles: chancellor to Bernard of Saxe-Weimar
Gender: male
Rechstood, Dionysius, fl. 1676-1679 - 1 - Alternative names: Dionisius Rextoot; Rexstoot; Recxstoot; Rechstoot
Titles or roles: Elder Dutch Reformed Church Middelburg, 1676; member of the Council of Tholen; burgomaster of Tholen; member of the Court of Auditors Zeeland
Gender: male
Related resource: F. Houttuyn, 'Nederlandsche jaerboeken, inhoudende een verhael van de merkwaerdigste geschiedenissen' (Amsterdam, 1756), p. 192.
Rechtenbach, Petrus, fl. 1645 1 - - Titles or roles: German minister
Gender: male
Rector of Jesuit college in Cologne, fl. 1657 - - 1 Gender: male
Rector of Jesuit college in Viterbo, fl. 1657 - 1 - Gender: male
Recupito, Giulio Cesare, 1581-1647 - - 2 Alternative names: Recupitus, Julius Caesar
Titles or roles: Jesuit; Professor of Philosophy; Rector in Napoli
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Redding (Mr) - - 1 Gender: male
Redding (Mrs) - - 1 Gender: female
Redding, Robert (Sir), 1640-1689 7 - - Alternative names: Reading, Robert
Titles or roles: member of Dublin Philosophical Society
Gender: male
Redge, Rowland (Major) 1 - - Alternative names: Rowland Rich
Titles or roles: governor of St Christopher, 1649-51
Gender: male
Redi, Francesco, 1626-1697 5 4 9 Titles or roles: Italian physician, naturalist, and poet
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Redinger, Johannes Jacob, 1619-1688 1 9 9 Alternative names: Johann Jacob
Titles or roles: Enthusiastic, Swiss pedagogue
Gender: male
Redmayne, Peter, fl. 1701-1707 13 12 - Alternative names: Redmaine, Peter; Redman, Peter
Titles or roles: tutor in the service of Sir John Cotton, in Paris and Venice with Mr Cotton (junior)
Gender: male
Reede, Godard Adriaan, 1621-1691 1 - - Alternative names: Reede van Amerongen, Godard Adriaan; Reede van Amerongen, Godard Adriaan van
Titles or roles: Dutch diplomat; heer van Amerongen; special envoy to Spain
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reede, Johan van, 1593-1682 43 - - Alternative names: Reede, Johan
Titles or roles: Member of the States-General; diplomat; heer van Renswoude
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reede van Renswoude, Frederik Adriaan, 1659-1738 - 12 - Titles or roles: Diplomat
Gender: male
Related resource: RKD (Portrait of Frederik Adriaan van Reede van Renswoude (1659-1738), by Adriaen van Heusdenl c. 1685 (Utrecht, Fundatie van de Vrijvrouwe van Renswoude).)
Reed, Isaac, 1742-1807 - 1 2 Titles or roles: literary editor and book collector
Gender: male
Reed, Richard, fl. 1664-1668 10 9 1 Titles or roles: author of four papers on natural history, published in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol. vi; member of Lincoln's Inn; of Lugwardine, near Hereford; will dated 11 November 1697 (The National Archives)
Gender: male
Reene, Benjamin, fl. 1642 1 - - Alternative names: Reene, Benjamin van de
Titles or roles: Steward ('rentmeester')
Gender: male
Rees, Abraham, 1743-1825 2 - - Titles or roles: Presbyterian minister and encyclopaedist
Gender: male
Reeve, John, fl. 1703 1 - - Titles or roles: Receiver of Christ's Hospital
Gender: male
Reeve, Richard, 1642-1693 7 - - Alternative names: R. R.; Wilfrid (name in religion)
Titles or roles: Benedictine monk; master of Magdalen College School, Oxford
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikisource (Thompson Cooper, 'Reeve, Richard', in 'Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900', vol. 47 (Oxford University Press, 1896).)
ODNB entry
Reeves, fl. 1744 - 1 - Gender: male
Reeves, John, fl. 1660-1671 2 - - Titles or roles: instrument maker in London
Gender: male
Reeves, J. (Reverend), fl. 1802 1 - - Gender: male
R., E., fl. until 1812 1 - - Alternative names: E. R.
Gender: male
Refuge, Henri de, d.1688, fl. 1626-1635 - 4 - Titles or roles: astronomer; ecclesiastical councillor to parliament ('conseiller ecclésiastique du Parlement')
Gender: male
Regemorter, Ambrosius, fl. 1633-1638 1 2 - Alternative names: Regemorterus, Ambrose
Gender: male
Regemortes, Petrus, 1560-1621 1 - - Gender: male
Regenvolscius, Adrianus, 1600-1649 - - 1 Alternative names: Wengerscius, Adrianus; Wȩgierski, Andrzej; Wegierski
Gender: male
Reggius (fl. 1647) - - 1 Gender: male
Reghenmortel, Assuerus van, d.1603, fl. 1579-1603 3 - - Alternative names: Regemmortel; Regemmorter; Regenmorter; Regemorter; Regimorter
Gender: male
Related resource: Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek
Regii in Borussia Fisci Praefectus, fl. 1650 1 - - Gender: male
Regis, Pierre-Sylvain, 1632-1707 1 7 - Alternative names: Pierre-Sylvain Régis; Pierre Sylvain Regis
Titles or roles: Philosopher
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL (CERL record identifier: cnp00949805)
Wikipedia
Regius, Henricus, 1598-1679 27 18 - Alternative names: Roy, Henri
Titles or roles: Dutch philosopher and physician; professor of medicine, Utrecht
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Regius, Jacobus, 1545-1601 8 1 - Alternative names: Koninck, Jacob de; Konink; Coninck; Conink
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister in London (1573–1578, 1584–1601)
Gender: male
Related resource: Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek
Regius, Joannes, fl. 1607 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from London to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1607
Gender: male
Regius, Johannes, fl. 1633 1 - - Gender: male
Regius, Simon (fl. 1634) 1 - 1 Gender: male
Regnauld, André, d.1702 1 - - Alternative names: Regnauld, Andre; André de Regnauld
Gender: male
Regnaut (fl. 1657) - - 1 Titles or roles: Merchant of Lombardy resident in Paris
Gender: male
Regne, Marquise de - 1 - Alternative names: De Regne, Marquise; The Marquise de Regne, at London
Gender: female
Regulus, Martin, fl. 1682 1 - - Titles or roles: Dutch merchant with connections to Cadiz
Gender: male
Rehdiger, Thomas, 1540-1576 - 1 - Alternative names: Thomas Redinger; Rediger; Rehdiger; Rhedingerus of Breslau
Titles or roles: Scholar
Gender: male
Related resources: ADB
CERL (CERL record identifier: cnp00967593)
Reichel, Friedrich, 1608-1653 - - 1 Alternative names: Reichelius, Fridericus
Titles or roles: Theologian; Student in Oxford and Cambridge; Professor of Hebrew in Frankfurt
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reichelt, Julius, 1637-1719 - 1 - Titles or roles: German mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reifenberg, Justus, d.1631 - 1 - Alternative names: Iustus; Jodocus; Reifenbergius
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Neue Deutsche Biographie
Reigerbergius, John, fl. 1640 - 1 - Gender: male
Reigersberch, Johan, 1613-1666 2 8 - Gender: male
Reigersberch, Johan, d.1632 12 2 - Gender: male
Reigersberch, Maria, 1589-1653 53 20 - Alternative names: Reigersberch, Maria van
Titles or roles: Wife of Hugo de Groot (Grotius).
Gender: female
Related resources: CERL
Wikipedia
Reigersberch, Nicolaas, 1584-1654 335 882 - Alternative names: Nicolaes van Reigersberch
Titles or roles: Jurist; brother-in-law of Hugo de Groot
Gender: male
Related resources: PRDL
CERL
Nieuw Nederlandsch biografisch woordenboek
Reigersberch, Pieter, b.1612 - 1 - Gender: male
Reigersberch, Suzanna van, 1586-1640 - 1 - Alternative names: Reigersberg
Gender: female
Reigersberg, Nicolaas van, 1584-1654 15 6 - Alternative names: Reigersbergius
Titles or roles: jurist
Gender: male
Reijnst, Jan, 1601-1646 2 - - Titles or roles: Merchant, in Amsterdam; art collector, in Venice
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reimers, Nicolaus, 1551-1660 1 1 1 Alternative names: Nicolaus Reimers Baer; Reimarus Ursus; Nicolaus Reimers Bär; Nicolaus Reymers Baer; Nic. Ragmar Ursus
Titles or roles: Astronomer; imperial mathematician to Rudolf II
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reinboth, John, 1609-1673 - 1 - Titles or roles: Generalsuperintendent of Schleswig, 1649
Gender: male
Reineccius, Reiner, 1541-1595 3 - - Titles or roles: German historian; professor of History at the University of Frankfurt (Oder) from 1578
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reiner (fl. 1638) - - 1 Gender: male
Reineri, Cornelis, 1525-1609 - 1 - Titles or roles: professor at Louvain; from Gouda; theologian
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01110024.)
Reinhard, Andreas, 1596-1651 - - 17 Titles or roles: Scribe, Augsburg
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek
Reinhard, Lukas Friedrich, 1623-1688 - - 1 Alternative names: Reinhardus, Lucas Friedericus; Rheinhart; Rheinhardt
Titles or roles: Theologian; Poet
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reinhardt, Johann Friedrich, 1648-1721 1 - - Titles or roles: German statesman
Gender: male
Related resource: John Fletcher
Reinhold (1) 1 - - Gender: male
Reinhold (2) 1 - - Gender: male
Reinhold, Paulus, fl. 1665 1 - - Titles or roles: wriiting from Heidelberg, 1665
Gender: male
Reinstius, John (Dr), d.1646 - - 6 Gender: male
Reintjes, Jelle, d.1682 4 2 - Alternative names: Reyntjes; Rintjes
Titles or roles: Baptist, later a Quaker
Gender: male
Reischach, Georg Heinrich von, fl. 1649 1 - - Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reisch, Johann Jakob, fl. 1652 7 - - Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reisel, Salomon, 1625-1701 4 2 - Titles or roles: Chief physician to the duke of Wüttemberg
Gender: male
Related resource: John Fletcher
Reisht, André, fl. 1640 1 - - Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reiske, Johann Jacob, 1716-1774 67 - - Gender: male
Reisner, fl. 1669 - - 2 Alternative names: Reysner
Gender: male
Reist, Joannis Franciscus de la, fl. 1648 1 1 - Alternative names: Reist, I. Franciscus; Reist, I.F.; I. Franciscus de la Reist
Titles or roles: Jesuit; musician
Gender: male
Reitz, Johan Frederik (fl. 1737-42) 5 - - Alternative names: Reitz, Joannes Fredericus
Gender: male
Reitz, Johann Heinrich, fl. 1744 1 - - Alternative names: Reizius, Johannes Henricus; Reitz, Johan Henry
Gender: male
Reitz, Wilhelm Otto, 1702-1768 19 - - Alternative names: Reitz, Gulielmus Otto
Gender: male
Rej z Nagłowic, Mikołaj, fl. 1641 - - 1 Alternative names: Rej of Naglowice, Mikolaj
Gender: male
Rekenarius, Corn, fl. 1592 1 - - Gender: male
Relandus, Hadrian, 1676-1718 1 - - Gender: male
Reller, Amand, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669 7 - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch painter
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rem, Georg, fl. 1623-1624 1 1 - Titles or roles: writing from Nuremberg, 1623
Gender: male
Remmelin, Johann Conrad, fl. 1636 1 - 1 Alternative names: Rhumelius, Janus Chunradus; Remmelin, Johann; Rümmelin, Johann Konrad; Rummel
Gender: male
Remondini, Giuseppe, 1754-1811 - 1 - Titles or roles: Owner of the Remondini press, Bassano
Gender: male
Rempf (Dr) (fl. 1636) - - 1 Gender: male
Remphrey, Gilbert, b.1644 1 - - Gender: male
Renardt, Jean, fl. 1655 - - 4 Alternative names: Renard
Titles or roles: Resident in Paris
Gender: male
Renau d'Eliçagaray, Bernard, d.1702 2 - - Alternative names: Renau, Bernard; Bernard Renau d'Elicagaray
Titles or roles: Marine engineer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Renaud, fl. 1706 - 1 - Gender: male
Renaudot, Eusèbe, 1646-1720 5 - - Alternative names: Eusèbe Renaudot II; Eusebe Renaudot; Eusebius Renaudot
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Renaudot, Théophraste, 1586-1653 - 1 - Alternative names: Renaudot, Theophraste
Titles or roles: French physician; grandfather of Eusebe Renaudot
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reneame, fl. 1726 1 1 - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Renen, Henry, fl. 1635-1638 2 - - Gender: male
Reneri, Henricus, 1593-1639 48 23 2 Alternative names: Renerius; Henri
Titles or roles: Dutch philosopher; professor of philosophy, Deventer; professor of philosophy, Utrecht
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Wikipedia
Renesse, Lodewijk Gerard, 1599-1671 28 - - Alternative names: Lodewijk, Gerardus van Renesse; Renesse, Ludovicus Gerardus a
Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Het Biografisch Portaal van Nederland
Renesse, Margaretha, fl. 1657 - 1 - Gender: female
Renesse, P, fl. 1635 1 - - Alternative names: Renesse, P. à; a Renesse; à Renesse
Gender: male
Renesse, René, 1580-1637 1 - - Alternative names: Renesse, Rene; René van Renesse van Elderen
Gender: male
Rengers, Jan Osebrand, 1620-1678 - - 1 Alternative names: Rengers, Oesbrant Johan; Rengers van Slochteren, Osebrandt Jan; Rengers, Osebrand Jan
Titles or roles: Deputy for Groningen in the States General; heer van Slochteren
Gender: male
Rengers, Osebrand, b.1595 - - 1 Titles or roles: Father of Jan Osebrand Rengers
Gender: male
Renialme, Ascanius de, 1550-1600 1 - - Titles or roles: Bookseller in London
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Renieri, Vincenzo, 1606-1647 - 1 - Alternative names: Renerius, Vincentius; Vincenzio
Titles or roles: Olivetan monk; mathematician; astronomer; professor of mathematics at Pisa (1640–1647)
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Renier, Vincentius, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Reniger, Simon, fl. 1649-1666 2 - - Titles or roles: Imperial Ambassador at Constantinople
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books
Rennell, T. 1 - - Gender: male
Rennie, John, 1761-1821 - 1 - Alternative names: John Rennie the elder
Titles or roles: Engineer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reparas, Eleonor, fl. 1664 1 - - Alternative names: Reparas, Eleonor de
Titles or roles: Wife of Louis de Langes, sieur de Montmirail (1637–1642)
Gender: female
Rerde, Cassien 1 - - Gender: male
Resander, Petrus (fl. 1650-51) 9 - - Gender: male
Reson, Focke Eltjes, fl. 1656 1 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Dirck Rembrantsz van Nierop
Gender: male
Ressius - - 1 Titles or roles: A physician in the Languedoc region, known to Erasmus Rasch
Gender: male
Retchford, William 1 - - Gender: male
Rethius, Johannes, 1532-1574 1 - - Alternative names: Reidt; Von Rheidt
Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Retnesson Sout, J., fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: unknown
Retter (Monsieur), fl. 1661 - 1 - Gender: male
Reuchlin, Johannes, 1455-1522 - - 2 Titles or roles: German humanist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reusner, Andreas, fl. 1642 1 - - Titles or roles: Engineer
Gender: male
Reusner, Elias, 1555-1612 - - 1 Alternative names: Reusnerus, Elias
Titles or roles: Physician; Historian; Brother of Nikolaus von Reusner
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Reusner, Johann Valentin, 1600-1672 - 1 - Gender: male
Reuter, Adam (fl. 1615-27) 1 - - Gender: male
Reuter, Jan Ulrich, fl. 1611 1 - - Alternative names: Reuterus; Jean Ulrich-Reuter; Reuter, J; Johan Reuterus
Gender: male
Reve, George, d.1678 1 - - Titles or roles: pens. 1633
Gender: male
Reventlow, Ditlev - 1 - Titles or roles: Danish politician; Chancellor of Christian IV
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reventlow, fl. 1639 - 1 - Gender: male
Revius, Jacobus, 1586-1658 4 8 1 Alternative names: Rives, Jacques; Jacobus Revius of Reefsen(i)us; Jacobus Revius of Reefsenus
Titles or roles: Preacher; poet; translator; church historian
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Wikipedia
Rey, Andreas, 1584-1641 3 1 3 Alternative names: Rey, Andreas; Reÿ a Nagłowice; Andrea, Rey de Naglourée; Rej of Nagłowic, Andrzej
Titles or roles: Polish nobleman; chamberlain to the King of Sweden and Poland, Władysław IV Vasa
Gender: male
Reyher, Andreas, 1601-1673 - - 1 Titles or roles: German pedagogue
Gender: male
Rey, Jean, 1582-1645 2 2 - Titles or roles: French physician and chemist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Reynard (Mr) - - 1 Gender: male
Reynell, Thomas, 1624-1698 2 - - Titles or roles: lawyer; eldest surviving son of Sir Richard [iii] Reynell
Gender: male
Reyner, John, fl. 1665 4 1 - Alternative names: Johannes Reiner filius Cools
Titles or roles: Hisoriographer of the Peace of Münster
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books
Reynold, fl. 1640 - - 1 Alternative names: Reynoldus
Gender: male
Reynolds, Edward, d.1623 - 1 - Titles or roles: secretary to earl of Essex c. 1588-1601; clerk of privy seal by 1603; MP for Andover; MP for Weymouth and Melcombe
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
History of Parliament
Reynolds, Edward (Dr), 1599-1676 5 4 1 Titles or roles: bishop of Norwich; vice-chancellor of Oxford University
Gender: male
Reynolds, Frances, 1729-1807 - 1 - Alternative names: Fanny Reynolds
Titles or roles: painter, poet, and writer on art; sister of Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-92)
Gender: female
Reynolds, Henry, 1564-1632 - - 1 Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Reynolds, John, fl. 1761 1 - - Gender: male
Reynolds, Joshua (Reverend), 1676-1734 - 1 - Titles or roles: rector of Stoke Charity; fellow and bursar of Corpus Christi College, Oxford; uncle and godfther of the painter Sir Joshua Reynolds
Gender: male
Related resource: CCEd (CCEd Person ID: 81587.)
Reynolds, Nicholas, fl. 1573-1577 1 - - Titles or roles: Engraver, who engraved a map of Hertfordshire; writing to Ortelius from London (possibly in 1573)
Gender: male
Reynolds (Reverend), fl. 1730-1732 - 2 - Titles or roles: school-master, Exeter
Gender: male
Reynolds, Richard, 1674-1744 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Lincoln; bishop of Bangor
Gender: male
Reynolds, Robert, fl. 1640-1660 1 - - Gender: male
Reynolds, Thomas, 1752-1829 2 - - Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Reynolds, William, fl. 1725-1726 4 - - Gender: male
Reynolds, William, fl. 1657 1 - - Gender: male
Reyns, Gerrit, d.1672 1 1 - Titles or roles: from Heerenveen, Amsterdam
Gender: male
Reyschach und Reichenstein, Johann Jacob von, fl. 1617 - - 1 Alternative names: Reischach, Johann Jacob von
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Reyssel, Jan, fl. 1697 1 - - Gender: male
Rezisk, D., fl. 1657 - 1 - Titles or roles: priest in the Netherlands
Gender: male
Rezzonico, Carlo, 1724-1799 1 - - Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rezzonico della Torre, Carlo Gastone, fl. 1780-1796 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian traveller and author
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books (Rezzonico della Torre)
R., G., fl. 1753 1 - - Alternative names: G. R.
Gender: male
R., G. (Mr), fl. 1701 1 - - Alternative names: G. R.
Titles or roles: correspondent of Wiliam Perceval (1674-1734)
Gender: male
Rhaetius, Jeremias, fl. 1670 - - 2 Titles or roles: Apotecary in Arnstadt
Gender: male
Rhédey, Ferenc, 1610-1667 - - 2 Gender: male
Rhediger, Nicolaus, 1555-1616 2 - - Alternative names: Nicolaus III Rhedinger; Redinger; Rhedinger, Nicolaus III
Titles or roles: Writing to Ortelius from Breslau in 1581 and in 1582 from Striese
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01110060.)
Rhedus, Alexander, fl. 1612 1 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Chester to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1612
Gender: male
Rhein, Johannes, 1574-1639 - - 1 Alternative names: Rheinius
Titles or roles: Pedagogue
Gender: male
Rhenferd, Jacobus, 1654-1712 7 - - Alternative names: Rhenferd, Jacob
Titles or roles: orientalist
Gender: male
Rhete, Georg, fl. 1633 - - 1 Alternative names: Rheticus, Georgius
Titles or roles: Printer in Danzig
Gender: male
Rhetus (fl. 1638) - - 1 Gender: male
Rhetus, Peter S., fl. 1624 - - 1 Titles or roles: Minister, from Meyenfeld
Gender: male
Rhijne, Willem ten, 1647-1700 1 - - Alternative names: Willem ten Rhyne; Willem ten Rhijne
Titles or roles: Dutch physician; botanist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rhoda, Hieronymus de, fl. 1571 1 - - Titles or roles: Dignitary in Brussels with connections to the Spanish court; Writing to Ortelius from Brussels in 1571
Gender: male
Rhodes, Barbara, fl. 1665 - 2 - Gender: male
Rhodius, Ambrosius, 1577-1633 14 - - Alternative names: Ambrosius Rhode
Titles or roles: Astronomer; Mathematician
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Wikipedia
Rhodius, Johannes, 1587-1659 28 3 4 Alternative names: Johann Rode
Titles or roles: Philologist
Gender: male
Related resources: John Fletcher
Google Books
Rhodocanacis, Constantine 1 - - Gender: male
Rhodomanus, Laurentius, 1545-1606 1 4 - Alternative names: Rhodomannus; Rodomann; Rhodomann, Lorenz
Titles or roles: rector of the Michaelisschule, Lüneberg; professor of Greek, Jena; poet and classical scholar; prefessor, Wittenberg, 1601-1606
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01324486.)
Rhumbaum, Caspar, fl. 1636 - - 1 Alternative names: Kaspar Rumbaum
Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Riall, William (2), fl. 1647 1 - - Titles or roles: son of Sir William Riall
Gender: male
Riall, William (Sir) (1), fl. 1647 - 1 - Titles or roles: father of William Riall
Gender: male
Ribaute, A., fl. 1676 2 - - Alternative names: Carla
Titles or roles: from Carla; in Paris, 1676
Gender: male
Ribeyre, de, fl. 1651 1 2 - Alternative names: Monsieur de Ribeyre
Titles or roles: friend of Blaise Pascal
Gender: male
Riccard, Andrew (Sir), 1603-1672 - 2 - Titles or roles: merchant; governor of the Levant Company
Gender: male
Riccardus, Justin, fl. 1638 - 1 - Alternative names: Ryckwaert (?)
Titles or roles: at Rome
Gender: male
Riccati, Giordano, 1709-1790 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian architect; from Treviso; alumnus of the University of Padua
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Riccen, Franco, d.1673 - 1 - Alternative names: François Riccen; Francois Riccen
Titles or roles: Councillor Hoge Raad van Holland en Zeeland; member of Council of Purmerend
Gender: male
Related resource: Biografisch Portaal van Nederland
Ricci, Bartolomeo, 1490-1569 - - 2 Titles or roles: Humanist
Gender: male
Related resource: Treccani
Ricci, Lodovico, 1742-1799 1 - - Titles or roles: Antiquary and choreographer; from Modena
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ricci, Lorenzo, 1703-1775 1 - - Titles or roles: Master of the Jesuits in Rome; promoter of the devotion of the Holy Heart of Jesus
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01880191.)
Ricci, Michael Angelo, 1619-1682 28 14 2 Alternative names: Michaelangelo; Michelangelo
Titles or roles: Italian mathematician and a Cardinal
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Riccioli, Giovanni Battista, 1598-1671 23 1 17 Alternative names: Fr. Giovanni Battista Riccioli S.J.
Titles or roles: Jesuit; Italian astronomer; author of 'Almagestum Novum', 1651
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rice, J., fl. 1705 2 - - Alternative names: Rees, J.
Gender: male
Richard, Claude, 1589-1664 3 - - Alternative names: Ricardo, Claudio
Titles or roles: mathematician and astronomer; Jesuit (noviciate begun 8 Dec 1606); professor at the Colegio Imperial de Madrid (from 1629); chief cosmographer to Philip IV of Spain
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia (FR)
Richard, Edward, 1714-1777 1 - - Titles or roles: schoolmaster; poet
Gender: male
Richard, Elie, fl. 1669-1670 5 - - Gender: male
Richard, François 1 1 - Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books
Richardot, François, 1507-1574 - 4 - Alternative names: Franciscus Richardot
Titles or roles: confessor to Margaret of Parma; bishop of Arras, 1561-1574
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Richardot, Jean, 1540-1609 1 1 - Alternative names: Jean Richardot the elder
Titles or roles: Diplomat; president of the French Privy Council
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
Wikipedia
Richardot, Jean, 1570-1614 1 1 - Alternative names: Jean Richardot the Younger
Titles or roles: bishop of Arras; diplomat
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Richards, George, 1767-1837 1 - - Titles or roles: poet; Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Richards, Henry (fl. 1625) - - 1 Gender: male
Richards, Herbert, fl. 1678 1 - - Gender: male
Richards, John Inigo, 1730-1810 1 - - Titles or roles: landscape and scene-painter; one of the founders of and secretary (from 1788) of the Royal Academy
Gender: male
Richards, M., fl. 1791 1 - - Gender: male
Richardson, Charles, fl. 1809 1 - - Gender: male
Richardson, Dorothy (Mrs), fl. 1733 1 - - Alternative names: née Currer
Titles or roles: wife of Richard Richardson, senior (1663-1741); mother of Richard Richardson, junior
Gender: female
Richardson, James, b.1682 1 - - Gender: male
Richardson, J., fl. 1759 1 - - Gender: male
Richardson, John, fl. 1631-1640 6 - - Gender: male
Richardson, M. (Miss), fl. 1730 1 - - Titles or roles: sister of Richard Richardson, junior; daughter of Richard Richardson, senior (1663-1741), and Dorothy Currer
Gender: female
Richardson (Mrs), fl. 1725 - 1 - Gender: female
Richardson, Richard, 1663-1741 150 711 - Alternative names: Richardson, Richard (senior)
Titles or roles: physician; botanist
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikisource
ODNB entry
Richardson, Richard, fl. 1770 - 1 - Gender: male
Richardson, Richard (junior), d.1776 7 26 - Titles or roles: son of Richard Richardson (1663-1741)
Gender: male
Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761 - - 6 Titles or roles: English writer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Richardson, W., fl. 1804 7 - - Gender: male
Richardson, William, 1740-1820 1 - - Titles or roles: political activist; naturalist
Gender: male
Richardson, William, 1698-1775 9 - - Titles or roles: antiquary; master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Gender: male
Rich, Edwin (Sir) 1 - - Gender: male
Richelieu, Alphonse-Louis du Plessis (Cardinal de), 1582-1653 1 - 5 Alternative names: Cardinal de Richelieu
Titles or roles: French Carthusian, bishop and Cardinal; brother to Armand, Cardinal-Duc de Richelieu
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, cardinal duc de, 1585-1642 2 7 1 Alternative names: Armand Jean du Plessis, cardinal-duc de Richelieu et de Fronsac
Titles or roles: Cardinal-duc de Richelieu et de Fronsac; French clergyman and statesman; évêque de Luçon [bishop of Luçon]
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Richey, Joannes, 1706-1738 3 - - Alternative names: Richeius, Johann
Titles or roles: German jurist
Gender: male
Rich, Henry, 1590-1649 14 17 - Titles or roles: first earl of Holland; courtier
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Richmond, John, fl. 1770 1 1 - Titles or roles: Based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Gender: male
Richmond, R., fl. 1688 1 - - Gender: male
Richmond, Richard, fl. 1688-1689 2 - - Gender: male
Richmond, Thomas, fl. 1714 and after 1 - - Alternative names: Richmond, Thomas, and 8 others
Titles or roles: prisioner in Cambridge Castle
Gender: male
Rich, Nathaniel (Sir), 1585-1636 - - 2 Alternative names: Sir Nathaniel
Gender: male
Richobe, Jo., fl. 1571-1572 2 - - Gender: male
Rich, Penelope (Lady), 1563-1607 34 7 2 Alternative names: née Devereux
Titles or roles: Noblewoman; wife of Robert Rich (1559-1619) with whom she had five children; had six children with Sir Charles Blount (1563-1606), though she was not married to him; mother of Henry Rich, first earl of Holland; thought to be the inspiration for 'Stella' of Sir Philip Sidney's 'Astrophel and Stella' sonnet sequence (published posthumously in 1591)
Gender: female
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Rich, Peter, fl. until 1690 1 - - Gender: male
Rich, Robert, 1587-1658 10 11 - Titles or roles: second earl of Warwick; Lord High Admiral
Gender: male
Rich, Robert, 1559-1619 1 - - Alternative names: Lord Rich
Titles or roles: first earl of Warwick; nobleman and politician
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Richter, G. Andreas, fl. 1641 2 - - Gender: male
Rickards, Sam, fl. 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Rickesius, Abraham, d.1642 1 - 2 Gender: male
Rickman, Thomas, 1776-1841 1 - - Gender: male
Riddel, Thomas (Sir) (fl. 1624) - - 1 Gender: male
Ridder, Herbert, fl. 1611 - 1 - Gender: male
Riddershusius, Ludolph, fl. 1594-1603 5 1 - Alternative names: Riddershusius, Rudolf; Ludolph Riddershusen
Titles or roles: Public notary
Gender: male
Related resource: Kepler Gesammelte Werke (The cumulative index, Kepler Gesammelte Werke.)
Riddle, Edward, 1786-1854 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rider, Finch, fl. 1668 1 - - Gender: male
Rider, R. C. (Reverend), fl. 1814 4 2 - Gender: male
Rider, Thomas 2 - - Gender: male
Ridgely (Dr) (fl. 1622) - - 1 Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Ridly (Mr) (mentioned 1651) - - 1 Gender: male
Ridpath, George, d.1726 2 - - Titles or roles: journalist and pamphleteer; formerly one of Philip, Lord Wharton's domestics
Gender: male
Rieski, Baron de, fl. 1727 1 - - Alternative names: Baron de Rieski
Gender: male
Rigault, Nicolas, 1577-1654 9 2 4 Alternative names: J. B. Aeduus; Rigalius
Titles or roles: French scholar and educational reformer; librarian to Louis XIII
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rigby, Alexander, 1594-1650 1 - - Alternative names: Rigbie
Titles or roles: Serjeant-at-law; M.P.; Baron of the Exchequer
Gender: male
Related resources: The National Archives
ODNB entry
Rigge (Mr), fl. 1704 - 2 - Gender: male
Riley, Henry, fl. 1655 1 - - Gender: male
Rily (Mr) - - 2 Gender: unknown
Riminaldi, Giovanni Maria, 1718-1789 1 - - Titles or roles: Cardinal
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rinaldi, Carlo, fl. 1820-1830 - 1 - Titles or roles: Italian portraitist
Gender: male
Rinaldini, Carlo, 1615-1698 5 - - Alternative names: Renaldini
Titles or roles: Mathematician, military engineer, scholar
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rinder, Melchior, fl. 1628-1630 4 - - Titles or roles: writing from Nuremberg, 1628–30
Gender: male
Rindschat, Sigfried, d.1626 or before - 2 - Alternative names: Rindschat, Siegfried; Baron Siegfried von Rindscheid
Gender: male
Ringelmann, Caspar, fl. 1633 1 - - Alternative names: Ringelman, Kaspar
Gender: male
Ringensis, John Thomas, fl. 1630 1 - - Gender: male
Rinuccinus, fl. 1643 - - 1 Titles or roles: Correspondent of Franciscus Bernardus Ferrarius
Gender: male
Riocour, Nicolas-Joseph Dubois de (Baron), 1689-1757 - 1 - Alternative names: Nicolas-Joseph Dubois de Riocour
Gender: male
Riolan, Jean, the Younger, 1580-1657 - - 1 Alternative names: Riolanus, Johannes
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Riomal, François, fl. 1665-1679 1 7 - Alternative names: Riomal, Francois
Titles or roles: Officer at the Castle of Orange
Gender: male
Rios y Alarcon, Bartholomeus de los, 1580-1652 1 1 - Alternative names: Bartholomeus de los Rios y Alarcon; de los Rios y Alarcon , Bartholomeus
Titles or roles: Spanish member of the Augustine Order; preacher at the royal court in Brussels, 1624–41
Gender: male
Related resource: British Museum
Ripensis, Christian, 1567-1642 1 - - Alternative names: Christian Johansson; Christian Hansen Riber (Ripensis); 'Ripensis'
Titles or roles: assistant to Tycho, 1586–90; bishop of Aalborg
Gender: male
Ripley, George, 1415-1490 - - 3 Titles or roles: English alchemist
Gender: male
Ripperda, Willem, 1600-1669 3 - - Alternative names: Ripperda, Willem van
Titles or roles: Delegate of Overijssel in the States-General; Lord of Hengelo, Boekelo, Boxbergen, Rijsenburg and Solmsburg
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Risden, Thomas, d.1673 2 - - Gender: male
Risius, Johann Heinrich, 1596-1669 - - 1 Alternative names: Ries, Johann Heinrich; Riesius, Johannes Henricus; Risius; Riß; Rist; Ris
Titles or roles: Theologian; Poet
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rist, Johann von, 1607-1667 - - 1 Titles or roles: German poet and dramatist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rithovius, Martin, 1511-1583 - 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Ypres
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikisource (ADB)
Ritschel, George, 1616-1683 - 3 22 Alternative names: Ritschl, Georg
Titles or roles: Bohemian scholar and priest in Hexham
Gender: male
Ritson, Joseph, 1752-1803 - - 1 Titles or roles: Antiquary
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Rittangel, Johann Stephan, 1606-1652 1 - 25 Alternative names: Rittangelius
Gender: male
Ritter, Johann Daniel, 1709-1775 1 - - Alternative names: Ritter, Joan. Dan.; Ritter, Joannes Daniel
Gender: male
Rittershausen, Georg, 1595-1664 4 - - Alternative names: Rittershausen, Georg von; Georg von Rittershausen
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Rittershausen, Nicolaus, 1597-1670 3 - - Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche Biographie
VIAF
Rittershausen, Nikolaus, fl. 1628-1630 1 1 - Gender: male
Rittershusius, Conradus, 1560-1613 12 5 - Alternative names: Rittershausen; Rittershuys; Konrad Rittershausen; Rittershusius, Cunradus
Titles or roles: Professor of law, Altdorf; German poet, philologist and historian
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ritter, Stephanus, 1600-1650 - - 1 Alternative names: Ritterus
Titles or roles: Rector in Corbach
Gender: male
Riva, Giovanni Guiglielmo, 1627-1677 1 - 1 Titles or roles: Surgeon at the Ospidale di S. Maria della Consolazione in Rome, professor of anatomy
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp01087896.)
Rivals, Elie, fl. 1686 1 - - Gender: male
Rivals, Laurent, d.1679 - 1 - Titles or roles: pasteur, Saverdun
Gender: male
Rivault, David, 1571-1616 - 1 - Alternative names: Rivaldus a Florentia; Florence Rivault; David Rivault de Flurence
Titles or roles: French mathematician; Sieur de Fleurance; gentleman of the King's Chamber to Henri IV; friend of Isaac Casaubon; tutor to young Louis XVIII, 1612
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rive, Daniel de la, fl. 1628 - - 1 Titles or roles: Student in Geneva
Gender: male
Rivers, Thomas (Dr), 1667-1731 14 - - Titles or roles: fellow of All Souls, Oxford
Gender: male
Rivet, André, 1572-1651 165 208 42 Alternative names: Rivetus, Andreas; Rivet, Andre; Rivett; Verdaeus, Renatus; Veridaeus
Titles or roles: French theologian at the University of Leiden (from 1620); Huguenot
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Wikipedia
Rivet de Montdevis, Claude, 1603-1647, fl. 1641-1643 6 - - Titles or roles: Engineer; son of André Rivet
Gender: male
Related resource: DBNL ('Hugo de Groot, Briefwisseling van Hugo Grotius', Deel 13, eds H.J.M. Nellen and Cornelia M. Ridderikhoff. (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1990 ), p. 133, note 8.)
Rivet, Frédéric, 1617-1666 30 2 1 Alternative names: Rivet, Frederic
Titles or roles: Secretary to Amalia van Solms; member of the Council of the Prince ('Raad van de Prins')
Gender: male
Related resource: VIAF
Rivet, John, fl. 1650 5 - - Gender: male
Rivet, nephew of André Rivet, fl. 1628 2 - - Titles or roles: nephew (or possibly son?) of André Rivet (1572–1651)
Gender: male
Riviera, Maria Antonia, fl. 1643 1 - - Gender: female
Riviera, Paulus, fl. 1607 1 - - Gender: male
Rivinus, Augustus Quirinus, 1652-1723 5 4 - Alternative names: Bachmann, August
Titles or roles: German physician and botanist
Gender: male
Rivière, Jacques de la, fl. 1660 - 2 - Alternative names: Jacques de la Riviere; de la Rivière
Titles or roles: Librarian , Hôtel de Thou, Paris, 1647
Gender: male
Rivière, Jeanne, 1521-1596 - 1 - Alternative names: Jeanne Riviere
Titles or roles: wife of Christophe Plantin; from Normandy, France
Gender: female
Related resource: Museum Plantin-Moretus
Rixtel, J. van, fl. 1777-1788 17 - - Alternative names: Van Rixtel, J.
Gender: male
R., J., fl. until 1709 1 - - Alternative names: J. R.
Gender: male
Rákóczi, Ferenc I., 1645-1676 - - 1 Alternative names: Rakoczi
Gender: male
Rákóczi, György I, 1593-1648 - 1 6 Alternative names: George I Rákóczi; Rakoczi
Titles or roles: Hungarian prince of Transylvania, 1630-48; son of Sigismund Rákóczi and Anna Gerendi
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rákóczi, György II, 1621-1660 5 4 41 Alternative names: Rákóczi György II; II Rákóczi György; Rakocius, Georgius; George Rakoczi
Titles or roles: Prince of Transylvania; Princeps Transsylvaniae; son of György Rákóczi I and Susanna Lorantffy
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rákóczi, Zsigmond, 1622-1652 - 40 6 Alternative names: Zikmund; Sigismund; Rakoczi
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rülz, Johann, 1602-1666 14 5 157 Alternative names: Rulitz, Johann; Rulice, Johann; Rulicius; Rülz
Titles or roles: Amsterdam, Pastors in
Gender: male
Rümelin, Johann Ulrich, 1623-1679 - - 3 Alternative names: Rumelin, Johannes Ulricus; Rimmelin; Ruemelin
Titles or roles: Jurist
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rømer, Ole, 1644-1710 8 4 - Alternative names: Ole Romer; Ole Römer
Titles or roles: Danish astronomer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Römer, Philip (fl. 1647) - - 1 Gender: male
R., M., fl. 1659 2 - - Alternative names: R., M.
Titles or roles: correspondent of Samuel Hartlib
Gender: male
Roças, fl. 1631 1 - - Alternative names: Rozas
Titles or roles: Secretary, in Madrid
Gender: male
Robartes, Foulke, 1578-1650 2 - - Titles or roles: Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Robartes, John, 1606-1685 - 5 - Alternative names: Lord Robartes
Titles or roles: first earl of Radnor; father of Robert Robartes, Viscount Bodmin (1634 -82); grandfather of Charles Bodvile Robartes, second earl of Radnor (1660-1723); politician; army officer
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
ODNB entry
Robartes, Michael, d.1679 1 - - Gender: male
Robartes, Robert, 1633-1682 24 - - Alternative names: Bodvile, J.
Titles or roles: Viscount Bodmin; diplomat; M.P., 1660-79; ambassador to Denmark, 1681; son of John Robartes, first earl of Radnor (1606-85); father of Charles Bodvile Robartes, second earl of Radnor (1660-1723), who was viscount Bodmin from 1682-85
Gender: male
Roberthin, Robert, 1600-1648 5 1 2 Alternative names: Robertinus, Robertus; Robertin; Berrintho
Titles or roles: German Poet
Gender: male
Related resources: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
CERL
Wikipedia
Roberti, Giambattista, 1719-1786 1 1 - Titles or roles: Benedictine abbot; from the noble family of the Roberti from Bassano del Grappa; poet
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Roberti, Tiberio, fl. 1780-1789 - 2 - Gender: male
Roberts, G., fl. 1706 1 - - Titles or roles: agent of the East India Company
Gender: male
Roberts, John, fl. 1705 2 - - Gender: male
Roberts, John, fl. until 1684 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Lewis (fl. 1692) 4 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Mathew, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Michael, 1602-1679 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Michael 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Michael, fl. 1673 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Nicholas, 1646-1707 26 2 - Titles or roles: Headmaster of Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Carmarthen, 1672-86; vicar of Llanddewi Felffre/Velfrey; rector of Nolton, Pembrokeshire, 1678, of Llanddewi Aber-arth, Cardiganshire, 1687, and of Llanfallteg, Carmarthenshire, 1691
Gender: male
Robertson, Abraham, 1751-1826 1 - 2 Alternative names: Abram Robertson
Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Robertson, John, 1707-1776 - - 1 Titles or roles: Mathematician; author; librarian of the Royal Society
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikisource
Roberts, Robert, fl. 1707-1715 13 - - Gender: male
Roberts, Thomas, fl. 1693 1 - - Gender: male
Roberts, William, 1585-1665 5 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Bangor
Gender: male
Roberts, Wilson Aylesbury, 1761-1853 44 - - Titles or roles: high sheriff of Worcestershire, 1837
Gender: male
Roberval, Gilles Personne de, 1602-1675 27 32 - Alternative names: Gilles Personier
Titles or roles: French mathematician
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Robie, Thomas, fl. 1725 1 - - Titles or roles: Correspondent of James Jurin
Gender: male
Robineau, Caterine, fl. 1672 4 5 - Alternative names: Robineau, Catharina
Titles or roles: French Catholic; correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: female
Robins, Benjamin, 1707-1751 - - 2 Titles or roles: Military engineer; writer on ballistics; mathematician
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Robins, John, fl. 1638 1 - - Titles or roles: bailiff of Yarmouth
Gender: male
Robinson, George, fl. 1787 3 - - Gender: male
Robinson, George, fl. 1806 1 - - Gender: male
Robinson, Henry, fl. 1644-1650 3 - - Gender: male
Robinson, Humphrey - - 11 Titles or roles: stationer; London publisher and bookseller
Gender: male
Robinson, John, 1650-1723 6 16 - Titles or roles: bishop of London and diplomatist; bishop of Bristol; lord privy seal
Gender: male
Robinson, John (Dr) 1 - - Titles or roles: physician to John Hobart
Gender: male
Robinson, John, fl. 1665 1 - - Gender: male
Robinson, John, fl. 1736 1 - - Gender: male
Robinson, Luke, fl. 1648-1659 1 2 - Titles or roles: M.P. for Scarborough
Gender: male
Robinson, Matthew (fl. 1663-91) 2 - - Gender: male
Robinson, Nicholas, 1530-1585 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Bangor
Gender: male
Robinson, Ranew (fl. 1713-40) 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Robinson, Richard, fl. 1682 1 - - Gender: male
Robinson, Tancred (Sir), 1657-1748 140 14 - Alternative names: Robinson, Tankred
Titles or roles: physician; naturalist; fellow of the Royal Society, 1684
Gender: male
Robinson, Thomas, 1738-1786 3 - - Titles or roles: second Baron Grantham; diplomatist; son of Thomas Robinson, first Baron Grantham
Gender: male
Robinson, Thomas, fl. 1653 2 - - Gender: male
Robinson, William, 1777-1848 2 - - Titles or roles: topographer and legal writer
Gender: male
Robinson, William (Reverend), 1726-1803 - 1 5 Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Robison, John, 1739-1805 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Natural philosopher; inventor
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Robles, Blas de, fl. 1573-1575 2 6 - Alternative names: Blas de Robles; Roblez
Titles or roles: Royal librarian at the Spanish Court
Gender: male
Robson, O., fl. 1787 4 - - Titles or roles: probably related to James Robson (1733-1806), printer and bookseller at 29 New Bond Street, London
Gender: male
Robson, W., fl. 1787 2 - - Gender: male
Robustel, C., fl. 1686 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller
Gender: male
Rocca, Giannantonio, 1607-1656 1 15 - Titles or roles: mathematician
Gender: male
Rochard, fl. 1655 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: unknown
Rochechouart, Gabriël, 1600-1675 1 1 - Alternative names: Rochechouart, Gabriel
Titles or roles: Duc de Mortemart
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Roche, David, 1573-1635 - 1 - Titles or roles: seventh Viscount Roche of Fermoy
Gender: male
Rochefort, fl. 1646 1 - - Gender: male
Roche, James, fl. 1707 - 2 - Gender: male
Rochester, Dean of - 1 - Alternative names: Dean of Rochester
Gender: male
Rockox, Nicolaus, 1560-1640 5 4 - Alternative names: Nicolaus Rockox; Nikolaas Rockox junior; Nikolaas Rockox the Younger
Titles or roles: Antwerp mayor; friend of Peter Paul Rubens
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rocoles, Jean Baptiste de, 1620-1696 1 - - Alternative names: de Rocoles, Jean Baptiste
Gender: male
Rocolles, Jean-Baptiste de, 1630-1696 3 - - Alternative names: de Rocolles
Titles or roles: canon, Saint-Benoît, Toulouse; became a Protestant 1672-85
Gender: male
Rocquart de Pouillan, fl. 1664 2 - - Gender: male
Rocque, fl. 1666 - 1 - Alternative names: La Rocque
Titles or roles: nun, of Bagnols
Gender: female
Roda, Gerónimo de, fl. 1567-1576 - 1 - Alternative names: Jérôme de Roda; Jerónimo de Roda; Geronimo de Roda; Jerome de Roda; Jeronimo de Roda
Titles or roles: Councillor in the Spanish Netherlands; secretary at the Council of Troubles, 1567
Gender: male
Rode, Johann, fl. until 1640 1 - - Titles or roles: writing to Bernegger (d. 1640) from Padua
Gender: male
Roderick, Charles, 1668-1712 17 - - Titles or roles: provost and vice-chancellor of King's College, Cambridge, and dean of Ely
Gender: male
Roebuck, John, 1718-1794 - - 1 Titles or roles: Ironmaster; patron of Matthew Boulton
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Roeltius, Christoffel, fl. 1657 - 1 - Gender: male
Roemers Visscher, Anna, 1583-1651 1 1 - Alternative names: Anna Visscher
Titles or roles: Poet and translator; artist
Gender: female
Related resource: Wikipedia
Roesler, Henry, fl. 1621 1 - - Alternative names: Roessler, Henry
Gender: male
Roe, Thomas (Sir), 1581-1644 220 177 74 Alternative names: Roe, Sir Thomas; Rowe; Row
Titles or roles: Diplomat
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
VIAF
Rogers, Benjamin, 1613-1698 1 1 - Titles or roles: organist at Eton and Magdalen College, Oxford; composer
Gender: male
Rogers, Christopher (Dr), fl. 1651 - 1 - Titles or roles: treasurer of Christ Church, Oxford
Gender: male
Rogers, Christopher, of Christ Church, Oxford 1 - - Gender: unknown
Rogers, Daniel, 1538-1591 7 3 1 Titles or roles: diplomat; author
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikisource
Rogers, J. (Dr), fl. 1749 1 - - Gender: male
Rogers, John (Reverend), 1610-1680 2 - - Titles or roles: clergyman and ejected minister
Gender: male
Rogers (Reverend), fl. 1730 - 1 - Gender: male
Rogers, William, 1646-1730 15 - - Titles or roles: Roman Catholic convert; bar at law
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rogers, William, fl. 1678 1 1 - Gender: male
Roggius, Johannes (fl. 1595) - - 2 Titles or roles: Professor of mathematics, Franeker
Gender: male
Rogiers, Theodoor, fl. 1642-1646 3 - - Gender: male
Rohan, Benjamin de, 1583-1642 1 - 1 Alternative names: Monseigneur de Soubise
Titles or roles: duc de Soubise; Huguenot military leader
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rohan, Henri, 1579-1638 1 2 - Gender: male
Rohan, Marie de, 1600-1679 - - 1 Alternative names: Madame de Chevreuse; Her Highness the Duchess of Chevreuse
Titles or roles: Duchesse de Chevreuse
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rohault, Jacques, 1618-1672 - - 1 Titles or roles: French philosopher, physicist, and mathematician
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Roij, Jacob van, fl. 1644 1 - - Alternative names: Roij, J.
Gender: male
Rokewode, John Gage, 1786-1842 3 - - Alternative names: Gage, John
Titles or roles: antiquary
Gender: male
Rokycanský, Jan Zikmund, fl. 1665 - - 1 Alternative names: Rokizanski, Joannes Sigismundus
Titles or roles: Pastor in Lasvice
Gender: male
Roland, Rudolf, fl. 1673 - 1 - Titles or roles: correspondent of Antoinette Bourignon
Gender: male
Rolfe (Mr), fl. 1702-1705 - 5 - Gender: male
Rolfink, Werner, 1599-1673 2 2 1 Alternative names: Rolfinck
Titles or roles: German physician, scientist and botanist
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rolland, Cornelis, fl. 1644 1 - - Titles or roles: Registrar of the Court of Holland
Gender: male
Rollason, James, 1750-1789 8 - - Titles or roles: printer, of Pearson and Rollason, Birmingham; proprietor of Aris's Birmingham Gazette
Gender: male
Rollason, M., fl. 1784 1 - - Titles or roles: bookseller; related to James Rollason, of Pearson and Rollason, Birmingham, proprietors of Aris's Birmingham Gazette
Gender: male
Rollenhagius, Georgius, 1542-1609 6 3 - Alternative names: Rollenhagen, Georg
Titles or roles: German writer, playwright, teacher, and preacher.
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rollocus, Hercule, fl. 1578 1 - - Gender: male
Rolls, Daniel, fl. 1689 1 - - Gender: male
Rolls, Samuel (Dr) 1 - - Gender: male
Roloff, Friedrich Wilhelm, fl. 1738 1 - - Alternative names: Roloffius, Fridericus Guilelmus; Roloff, Fridericus Wilhelmus; Roloffius, Fridericus Guilelmus; Roloffius, Fridericus Guilielmus
Gender: male
Rolph, Edmund (Major), 1619-1668 3 - - Titles or roles: parliamentarian army officer
Gender: male
Rolt, A. 1 - - Gender: male
Roma, Johan, fl. 1583 1 - - Titles or roles: Humanist; Writing to Ortelius from Augsburg in 1583; acquaintance of Christoph Peutinger
Gender: male
Romanes, Jaacob 1 - - Gender: male
Romano, Jacob - - 1 Gender: male
Romanus, Adriano, fl. 1628 1 - - Alternative names: Adrianus
Gender: male
Romberg, fl. 1664 - 4 1 Gender: male
Romerill, Philip, fl. 1651-1663 2 - - Gender: male
Romers (Miss), fl. 1681 - 1 - Gender: female
Romoles, J., fl. 1642-1644 3 - - Alternative names: Bomot
Titles or roles: master of music at Nevers Cathedral
Gender: male
Rompler von Löwenhalt, Jesaias, 1605-1672 1 - - Alternative names: Romplerus a Löwenhalt, Jesaias; Tannen, Wahrmund von der
Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Romswinckell, Johann Hermann (fl. 1659) 2 - 6 Gender: male
Rondelet, Guilaume, 1507-1566 - - 2 Alternative names: Rondeletus
Titles or roles: Professor of medicin at the University of Montpellier
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ronquillo, Antonio (Don) 1 - - Gender: male
Ronthius - 1 - Gender: male
Rooke, George (Sir), 1650-1709 - 3 - Titles or roles: naval officer
Gender: male
Rooke, Lawrence (fl. 1655) - 1 1 Gender: male
Roomen, Adriaan van, 1561-1615 5 2 - Alternative names: Adriaan van Roomen; Adrianus Romanus
Titles or roles: Flemish mathematician; studied medicine at Leuven
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Roos, William (fl. 1689) - - 1 Gender: male
Roots, George, fl. 1797 3 - - Gender: male
Roots, Thomas, fl. 1685 2 - - Titles or roles: master of Tunbridge School
Gender: male
Roovers, Elisabeth, fl. 1637-1638 2 - - Alternative names: Ceters-Roovers, Elisabeth
Titles or roles: Wife of J. van Ceters
Gender: female
Roovre, P. de, fl. 1623 1 - - Alternative names: De Roovre
Gender: male
Ropal of Ryfmberk, Adam, fl. 1598-1602 2 1 - Alternative names: Adam Ropal z Ryfmberka; Ropal de Ryfmberk, Adam
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Roper, Christopher, d.1689 1 - - Titles or roles: fifth Baron Teynham
Gender: male
Roper, Francis, 1643-1719 83 2 - Titles or roles: Canon of Ely, 1686-90
Gender: male
Roper, Joseph, 1687-1746 5 - - Gender: male
Roper, Margaret, 1505-1544 - - 1 Titles or roles: English writer and translator; daughter of Sir Thomas More and Jane Colt
Gender: female
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rop, fl. 1657 - 1 - Gender: male
Rorte, fl. 1636 1 - - Gender: male
Roscoe, William, 1753-1831 1 - - Titles or roles: historian and patron of the arts
Gender: male
Rose, Alexander, 1645-1720 3 3 - Titles or roles: bishop of Edinburgh
Gender: male
Rose, Arthur, 1634-1704 1 - - Alternative names: Ross
Titles or roles: archbishop of Glasgow, 1679-84; archbishop of St Andrews, 1684-89
Gender: male
Rose, George, 1744-1818 2 - - Titles or roles: politician and publicist; keeper of the records at the Chapter House, Westminster
Gender: male
Rosemont, James Augustine de, fl. 1670 2 - - Alternative names: De Rosemont
Gender: male
Rose (Mr), fl. 1775 1 1 - Gender: male
Rosena, Sigismond 1 - - Titles or roles: of Poland
Gender: male
Rosenbach, Zacharias, 1595-1636 - - 1 Alternative names: Rossenbach
Gender: male
Rosenburg, Cornille de, fl. 1589 - 1 - Alternative names: de Rosenburg
Gender: male
Rosencrantz, Oliger, 1574-1642 3 24 - Alternative names: Holger Rosenkrantz
Titles or roles: Danish nobleman, Councillor, theologian, and educationalist; husband of Sophie Brahe
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00832996.)
Wikipedia
Rosen, fl. 1694 - 1 - Gender: unknown
Rosenhane, Gustaf, 1619-1684 7 6 - Alternative names: Gustave
Gender: male
Rosenhane, Schering, 1609-1663 11 16 - Gender: male
Rosenkrantz, G., fl. 1589 1 - - Titles or roles: Danish senator
Gender: male
Rosenkrantz, Oliger, 1572-1642 1 - 3 Gender: male
Rosenkrantz, Palle [?], fl. 1632 - 1 - Titles or roles: member of the Danish government
Gender: male
Rosen, Reinhold von, 1604-1667 - - 2 Alternative names: Rosa, Reinoldus a
Titles or roles: Soldier; Officer
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rosenschild - - 2 Gender: male
Rosensparre, Oluf, fl. 1596-1600 - 1 - Alternative names: Rosensparre, Olaus
Titles or roles: kinsman of Tycho Brahe
Gender: male
Rose, Samuel, 1767-1864 1 - - Gender: male
Rosewell, John, d.1684 8 - - Titles or roles: matric. 1652
Gender: male
Rospigliosi, Giacomo, 1628-1684 1 - - Alternative names: Brussels Nuncio
Titles or roles: Nunccio di Fiandra [Flanders], 1665–7; Cardinal, 1667
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rospigliosi, Giuglio, 1600-1669 - 2 - Alternative names: Pope Clement IX; Clemens PP. IX; Clemente IX
Titles or roles: Pope from 20 June 1667 to 9 Dezember 1669
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
John Fletcher
Rospigliosus, Jac., fl. 1666 1 - - Gender: male
Rossaeus, George, fl. 1739 1 - - Gender: male
Rossam, Sam, fl. 1737 1 - - Gender: male
Ross, Arthur (Dr), 1634-1704 9 - - Alternative names: Rose, Arthur
Titles or roles: archbishop of St Andrews, 1684; archbishop of Glasgow, 1679
Gender: male
Rossas, M. (fl. 1733-40) 15 - - Alternative names: Rossal, M.
Gender: male
Rosse, George, fl. 1738-1751 4 - - Alternative names: Rossaeus, Georgius
Gender: male
Rosse (Mr), fl. 1712 - 1 - Gender: male
Rosseter (Colonel), fl. 1646 - 1 - Gender: male
Rossetti, Carlo, 1614-1681 - - 1 Alternative names: Count Charles Rossetti; Prince Rossetti
Titles or roles: Italian Catholic Cardinal who went to London as a secret nuncio on behalf of Pope Urban VIII
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ross, Hughe, fl. 1628-1629 1 - - Alternative names: Hugh Ross
Titles or roles: Scottish diplomat; employed at the court of Charles I
Gender: male
Rossi, Giovanni Galeazzo, fl. 1590-1594 1 - - Gender: male
Rossignol, Antoine, b.1590 2 - 3 Titles or roles: secretary to Cardinal Richelieu
Gender: male
Rossignol, Jean-Henry, fl. 1638 1 - - Alternative names: Jean-Henri
Titles or roles: priest; organist; chapel-master ('maître de chapelle') of Grasse Cathedral
Gender: male
Ross, John, 1719-1792 1 - - Titles or roles: bishop of Exeter
Gender: male
Ross, Thomas, fl. 1651 1 - - Gender: male
Rossum, fl. 1680 - 1 - Titles or roles: Notary, of Zuilichem
Gender: male
Rosweyde, Heribert, 1569-1629 - - 1 Alternative names: Rosweidus; Rossweydus
Titles or roles: Jesuit hagiographer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rotch, Benjamin 1 - - Gender: male
Rotenburger, Conrad, 1579-1633 - - 1 Titles or roles: Painter
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rotenn, Sigismond 1 - - Alternative names: Rosen
Gender: male
Rotheram, John, fl. 1760-1770 - - 2 Titles or roles: Moved to Newcastle, 1760; lecturer on scientific subjects
Gender: male
Roth, Heinrich, 1620-1668 3 - - Alternative names: Henricus Rodius; Henrique Roa
Titles or roles: Jesuit missionary and pioneering Sanskrit scholar.
Gender: male
Related resources: John Fletcher
Wikipedia
Roth, Jacob, fl. 1644 1 - - Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rothé, Johannes, 1628-1702 - - 9 Alternative names: Johann; Roder; Rothe; Roth; Rohde
Titles or roles: Son-in-law of Samuel Hartlib
Gender: male
Roth, Johann, fl. 1639 - - 3 Titles or roles: Lawyer in Görlitz
Gender: male
Rothmann, Christoph, 1550-1601 9 11 - Titles or roles: German mathematician and astronomer
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rothé, Nan, d.1679 - - 3 Alternative names: née Hartlib; Anna; Lady Rothé; Rothe; Roder
Titles or roles: Wife of Johannes Rothé; Daughter of Samuel Hartlib; Sister of Samuel Hartlib Jr
Gender: female
Rothweiler, Jakob, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: Pastor
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rothwell, John (fl. 1698-99) 1 - 2 Titles or roles: vicar of Henfield
Gender: male
Rottendorff, Bernhard, 1594-1671 5 3 - Titles or roles: Physician and councillor, Münster
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00997446.)
Rottermont, Adriaen, 1579-1652 8 - - Titles or roles: Goldsmith; mintmaster
Gender: male
Rouan (fl. 1647) - - 1 Gender: male
Rouannez, Mademoiselle de, fl. 1656 - 9 - Alternative names: Mademoiselle de Rouannez
Gender: female
Rougissart, Jean, fl. 1645 1 - - Titles or roles: steward ('hofmeester') to Grotius
Gender: male
Rouillé, Guillaume, 1518-1589 1 - - Alternative names: Guillaume Roville
Titles or roles: Printer, in Lyons
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cni00033711.)
Rouillé, M., fl. 1686 1 - - Alternative names: M. Rouille
Titles or roles: Son of Louis Rouillé; Directeur des Postes
Gender: male
Rou, Jean, 1638-1711 5 37 - Titles or roles: Huguenot scholar
Gender: male
Related resource: Academia ('The Huguenot Jean Rou (1638-1711): Scholar, Educator, Civil Servant', Michael Green (Doctoral dissertation, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen, 2013).)
Roule, Thomas, fl. 1698 1 - - Gender: male
Rou, Louise Elle-Ferdinand, fl. 1684 1 - - Titles or roles: wife of Jean Rou (1638-1711)
Gender: female
Roupov, Zdeněk of, fl. 1600-1660 - 1 - Alternative names: Zdeněk z Roupova; Roupov, Zdenek de; Roupov, Zdenëk de
Titles or roles: Guillaume de Roupov
Gender: male
Rouse, John, 1574-1652 4 6 4 Alternative names: Rouse, Jodocus; Rous, John; Rouse, Joc; Rouse, Jod; Rowse
Titles or roles: librarian; Bodley's librarian, elected 9 May 1620
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rous, Francis, 1580-1659 2 4 4 Titles or roles: religious writer and politician
Gender: male
Rous, Jane (Lady), d.1656 - - 1 Titles or roles: wife of Sir Thomas Rouse, Bt., of Rous Lench, Worcs.; daughter of Sir John Ferrers, of Tamworth Castle, Warwickshire
Gender: female
Related resource: Archives Hub
Rous (Mr) (mentoned 1648) - - 1 Gender: male
Rousseau de Chamoy, Louis, 1645-1711 1 - - Titles or roles: Writer; diplomat in Regensburg (1698–1703); pamphleteer; friend of François Pinsson des Riolles and Daniel de Larroque; in Paris
Gender: male
Roussel, Guillaume, 1647-1707 4 2 - Titles or roles: rector of Plouneventer, Brittany
Gender: male
Routart, fl. 1638-1648 5 1 - Titles or roles: Secretary of State of the King of Spain
Gender: male
Routh, Martin Joseph (Reverend Dr), 1755-1854 3 - - Titles or roles: college head; president of Magdalen College, Oxford
Gender: male
Rouyer, Matthias, fl. 1632 1 - - Alternative names: Rouger, Mattheus; Rouyer, Matthäus; Rouger, Matthäus
Titles or roles: Hanau, Divines at (1632)
Gender: male
Rouzé, G., fl. 1641 1 - - Alternative names: Rouze, G.; Rouzé, Guill.
Gender: male
Roverius, Jacobus, b.1599 9 6 - Titles or roles: Dutch humanist
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Roverius, Peter, fl. 1629 - 1 - Alternative names: Roverius, Petrus
Gender: male
Rowe, Thomas, fl. 1621 1 - - Gender: male
Rowe, William, fl. 1651 - 2 - Gender: male
Rowlands, Henry, 1655-1723 46 5 - Titles or roles: antiquary; Church of England clergyman
Gender: male
Rowlands, Henry, fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: male
Rowlands, William, fl. 1694-1701 20 - - Alternative names: Roland; Ab Roland, Gwilym
Titles or roles: vicar of Conwy/Conway; teacher at Burford, Oxfordshire, and Holt, Norfolk
Gender: male
Rowland, William, fl. until 1654 1 - - Gender: male
Rowley, Crossley, fl. 1786 1 - - Titles or roles: M.P.
Gender: male
Rowney, Thomas, 1668-1727 13 2 - Titles or roles: M.P. for the City of Oxford
Gender: male
Roxburgh, Lady (fl. 1642) - - 4 Gender: male
Roy, Countess de - - 2 Gender: female
Royen, David van, fl. 1732 1 - - Alternative names: Van Royen, David
Gender: male
Royer, François, fl. 1686 - 2 - Alternative names: Royer, Francois
Titles or roles: correspondent of Christiaan Huygens
Gender: male
Roy, fl. 1658 - - 1 Alternative names: Roi
Titles or roles: Jesuit in Rome
Gender: male
Roy, Gabriel a, d.1675 - - 1 Alternative names: a Roy; Roy, Gabriel á
Titles or roles: Dutch Printer
Gender: male
Roy (Miss), fl. 1676-1684 - 2 - Alternative names: le Roy
Titles or roles: daughter of Philippe le Roy
Gender: female
Roy, Philippe le, fl. 1646-1684 - 2 - Alternative names: Le Roy, Philippe; Roy, Philippe
Titles or roles: Diplomat; agent of Brussels and Spanish government; heer van Brouchem
Gender: male
Royston, Richard, 1601-1686 - 1 - Titles or roles: Bookseller and publisher
Gender: male
Roy, William, 1726-1790 - - 1 Titles or roles: Surveyor; founder of the Ordnance Survey
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Rozenn, Sigismund, fl. 1648 1 - - Titles or roles: Polish theologian, in Leiden
Gender: male
Rozín, fl. 1661 - - 1 Alternative names: Rosin
Titles or roles: Czech merchant.
Gender: male
Rörscheid, fl. 1650 - - 1 Alternative names: Rorscheid; Roerscheid
Titles or roles: Grandson of Marcus Rörscheid?
Gender: male
R., S., fl. 1666-1678 3 - - Alternative names: 'S - R.'
Titles or roles: writing from York
Gender: male
Röslin, Helisaeus, 1545-1616 3 - 1 Alternative names: Roslin, Helisaeus; Roeslin, Helisaeus
Titles or roles: Mathematician; astronomer; physician
Gender: male
Related resource: CERL
Rösslin, Johann Weyrich, d.1684 - - 1 Alternative names: Röesslin, Johann Weyrich; Rosslin, Johann Weyrich
Titles or roles: German printer and publisher
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rüstout (fl. 1641) - - 1 Alternative names: Rustout
Gender: male
Röther, Valentin, fl. 1655 1 - 2 Alternative names: Roether, Valentin; Rother, Valentin
Titles or roles: Organist, Tübingen
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek
Ruar, Martin, 1588-1657 15 15 5 Alternative names: Marcin; Martinus Ruarus; Aretius Crispinus; Holsatus
Titles or roles: Socinian theologian
Gender: male
Related resources: Biographisch woordenboek der Nederlanden
CERL
Wikipedia
Ruben, Abraham, fl. until 1612 1 - - Gender: male
Rubens, Albert, 1614-1657 2 1 - Alternative names: Ruben, Albert; Rubenius, Albertus
Titles or roles: Flemish man of letters; eldest son of Peter Paul Rubens and his first wife Isabella Brandt
Gender: male
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640 237 148 125 Titles or roles: Flemish painter; diplomat; antiquarian; collector
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rubens, Philip, 1574-1611 21 9 - Titles or roles: Flemish archaeologist and philologist; brother of Peter Paul Rubens
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rubini, Pietro, 1760-1819 1 - - Titles or roles: Italian physician; professor of medicine, Parma
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rubino, Giovanni Antonio, 1578-1643 2 - - Titles or roles: Jesuit mathematician, vice-provincial in Japan
Gender: male
Rudbeck, Johannes, 1581-1646 - 6 4 Alternative names: Rudbeckius; Johann; Iacobus; Jakob
Titles or roles: bishop of Västerås/Westrose (1619-46)
Gender: male
Rudbeck, Olof, 1630-1702 - 4 2 Alternative names: Olaus Rudbeck; Olof Rudbeck the Elder; Olaus Rudbeckius
Titles or roles: Professor of botany, Uppsala
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rudbeck, Olov, fl. 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Rudd, J., fl. 1609 1 - - Gender: male
Rudd, John, fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Rud, Edward, 1677-1727 1 - - Alternative names: Rudd
Titles or roles: fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge; rector of North Runcton, Norfolk; brother of Thomas Rud (1667/8-1733)
Gender: male
Rud, Edward ?, fl. 1703 1 - - Gender: male
Ruding, Rogers, 1751-1820 7 1 - Titles or roles: numismatist
Gender: male
Rudolff, Daniel, fl. 1637 2 1 - Titles or roles: Medical student; in Danzig, 1637/8
Gender: male
Related resource: Franckesche Stiftungen (Franckesche Stiftungen zu Halle (Saale), Studienzentrum August Hermann Francke, Archive Database.)
Rudolf II, 1552-1612 1 11 1 Alternative names: Rodolphus II
Titles or roles: Holy Roman Emperor
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rudolph, Daniel, fl. 1638 - - 4 Alternative names: Rudolf
Titles or roles: Physician in Gdańsk
Gender: male
Rud, Thomas, 1667-1733 1 - - Titles or roles: schoolmaster and librarian; antiquary; brother of Edward Rud (1677-1727)
Gender: male
Rudyard, Benjamin (Sir), 1572-1658 - 1 - Titles or roles: politician and poet
Gender: male
Rudyerd, Benjamin (Sir), 1572-1658 - 1 1 Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
Ruegh, Johann Heinrich 1 - - Gender: male
Ruel, Pierre du, fl. 1635 1 - - Alternative names: Duruel; Duruelle
Titles or roles: Minim friar; physician
Gender: male
Ruffini, Luigi, fl. 1800-1810 - 1 - Titles or roles: Lawyer from Modena
Gender: male
Related resource: Google Books (Accademia di Scienze, Lettere ed Art) ('Memorie della Reale Accademia di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti in Modena', Volume 1 (Modena, 1833), p. xxxviii.)
Ruffo (Cardinal), fl. 1777 - 1 - Gender: male
Ruffus, Bernard, fl. 1603 1 - - Titles or roles: Friar
Gender: male
Rugeley, Luke, d.1697 - - 1 Alternative names: Ridsley; Ridgley; Ridgeley; Rugley; Ridgely
Titles or roles: Son of Thomas Ridgley (d. 1656); Iatrochemist
Gender: male
Ruggieri, Cesare, 1768-1828 1 - - Alternative names: Ruggeri, Cesare
Titles or roles: Italian physician; by-professor of obstetrics, Padua
Gender: male
Related resource: Storia della Clinica Ginecologica Ostetrica di Padova (pdf) ('Storia della Clinica Ginecologica Ostetrica di Padova' (Università degli Studi di Padova))
Ruhnken, David, 1723-1798 9 - - Alternative names: Ruhnkenius, David; Rhunken, David; Ruhnkenijs, David
Gender: male
Ruijsch, Johannes Hugo, 1631-1690 - 1 - Titles or roles: Philosopher
Gender: male
Ruinen, Claes, fl. 1622 2 - - Alternative names: Ruinen, Claes van
Gender: male
Rulaeus, Evaldus (fl. 1677-83) 8 1 - Gender: male
Ruland, Martin, 1569-1611 1 - - Alternative names: Martinus Rulandus; Martin Rulandt
Titles or roles: German physician and alchemist at the court of Rudolf II
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Rule, C., fl. 1694 1 - - Gender: male
Rumbold, Henry, fl. 1669 1 - - Gender: male
Rumler, Johann Ulrich, fl. 1609-1610 2 - - Titles or roles: Writing from Augsburg to Jacob Cole the younger (Ortelianus), 1609-10
Gender: male
Rumpf, Christ., b.1630 - 1 - Alternative names: Rumph
Titles or roles: in Paris, 1665
Gender: male
Rumph, Christiaan Constantijn, 1628-1702 3 16 - Titles or roles: Diplomat; son of Christiaan Rumph; godchild of Constantijn Huygens
Gender: male
Related resource: DBNL (Constantijn Huygens, 'Briefwisseling') (See Constantijn Huygens, 'Briefwisseling. Deel 4: 1644–1649', ed. J. A. Worp (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1915), p. 364, note 4.)
Rumph, Christian (Dr), 1582-1645 7 1 5 Alternative names: Rompf; Romphius; Rompfius; Rumpf
Titles or roles: Court physician to the Palatine court in exile at The Hague.
Gender: male
Rumph, Petrus Augustinus (Dr), 1619-1680 1 - 2 Titles or roles: Physician to William III; medical student, Leiden, 1636
Gender: male
Rumsey, Henry, fl. 1675 1 - - Gender: male
Rupert, Prince and Count Palatine of the Rhine, 1619-1682 1 2 6 Titles or roles: Prince and count palatine of the Rhine and duke of Cumberland; royalist army and naval officer; son of Frederick V (1596-1632), elector palatine of the Rhine, and Elizabeth Stuart (1596-1662)
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia
ODNB entry
Ruppa - 1 - Titles or roles: Maid of honor to the Queen of Bohemia; Lady Ruppa
Gender: female
Ruricola, fl. 1777 1 - - Titles or roles: 'a constant reader'
Gender: male
Rusdorf, Johann Joachim von, 1589-1640 10 5 10 Alternative names: von Rusdorf, Johann Joachim; Nusdorf, Johann Joachim von; von Nusdorf, Johann Joachim
Titles or roles: studied law at Heidelberg, 1607; statesman and diplomat; poet; Palatine extraordinary agent to Christian IV (1633–4)
Gender: male
Related resources: VIAF
Deutsche Biographie
CERL (CERL Record Identifier: cnp00958346.)
Ruse, Johannes, fl. 1646-1647 3 - - Titles or roles: Alderman, from Maastricht
Gender: male
Rush, Nicolas, fl. 1641 1 - - Gender: male
Rushout, Anne, fl. 1725-1734 4 - - Gender: female
Rushworth, John, 1612-1690 13 1 1 Titles or roles: historian and politician; secretary to the general council of officers; secretary to the council of state
Gender: male
Rusiers, H. R. van, fl. 1701-1702 15 2 - Alternative names: van Rusiers
Gender: male
Rusius, Albertus, 1614-1678 6 - 1 Titles or roles: Professor of law, Amsterdam and Leiden
Gender: male
Rusius, J., fl. 1603 1 - - Alternative names: 'No signature'
Titles or roles: writing from from Saumur
Gender: male
Russel, George, 1728-1767 13 - - Titles or roles: poet
Gender: male
Russell, Francis, 1587-1641 1 2 - Titles or roles: fourth earl of Bedford
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Russell, Francis, 1527-1585 - 1 - Titles or roles: second earl of Bedford; MP for Buckinghamshire (1545, 1547)
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
History of Parliament
Wikipedia
Russell, Francis (Sir), 1616-1664 1 - - Titles or roles: M.P. for Cambridge
Gender: male
Russell (Friar) - - 2 Titles or roles: friar
Gender: male
Russell, James, fl. 1820-1821 5 - - Gender: male
Russell, John, 1710-1771 1 - - Alternative names: fourth duke of Bedford
Gender: male
Russell, Lucy, 1581-1627 1 1 - Alternative names: née Harington
Titles or roles: Countess of Bedford; wife of Edward Russell, third earl of Bedford
Gender: female
Related resources: ODNB entry
Wikipedia
Russell, Mr (fl. 1642) - - 1 Titles or roles: Friend of Godemann and Dury, transmitted letters between the two in 1642.
Gender: male
Russell, Richard, fl. 1718-1733 1 2 - Titles or roles: non-juror
Gender: male
Russell, Robert (Colonel), fl. 1646-1647 7 - - Titles or roles: governor of Guernsey
Gender: male
Russell, William, 1616-1700 22 10 - Titles or roles: fifth earl of Bedford and first duke of Bedford; politician
Gender: male
Russell, William (Hon.), 1639-1683 1 3 - Alternative names: called the Patriot, the Martyr
Titles or roles: Lord Russell; politician and conspirator
Gender: male
Russell, William (Lady), d.1723 - 1 - Gender: female
Russell, William (Sir), 1553-1613 2 - 1 Titles or roles: first Baron Russell of Thornhaugh; lord deputy of Ireland
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rustat, Tobias, 1608-1694 2 - - Titles or roles: courtier and benefactor
Gender: male
Ruterus, David, fl. 1617-1630 - 5 - Gender: male
Rutgersius, Jan, 1589-1625 10 7 2 Alternative names: Rutgers; Janus; Johannes; James
Titles or roles: brother-in-law of Daniel Heinsius (1580–1655); brother of Ermgard Rutgers
Gender: male
Related resources: Wikipedia (SV)
CERL
Rutgersius (mentioned 1624) - - 1 Gender: male
Rutgersius (mentioned 1626) - - 1 Gender: male
Rutgersus, G. (fl. 1630) 1 - - Gender: male
Rutgers, Wijnand, 1585-1667 2 8 - Alternative names: Rutgersius, Winandus; Rutgersius, Guinandus; Rutgers, Guinand
Titles or roles: Professor of theology, Steinfurt (1615–41); pastor
Gender: male
Related resource: PRDL
Ruthard, Caspar, 1594-1638 - - 2 Titles or roles: Jesuit
Gender: male
Related resource: Deutsche National Bibliothek record
Rutherford, Andrew, d.1664 2 - - Alternative names: Rutherfurd, Andrew
Titles or roles: earl of Teviot
Gender: male
Rutherford, Samuel, 1600-1661 1 - - Gender: male
Rutter, John 1 - - Gender: male
Rutton (Mr) (mentioned 1690) - - 1 Gender: male
Rutty, William, 1687-1730 1 - - Titles or roles: Physician
Gender: male
Related resource: ODNB entry
Rutz, Pierre, fl. 1584 1 - - Titles or roles: Numismatist; Friend of Moflinius; Writing from Lisbon to Ortelius, 1584
Gender: male
Ruysbroeck, Jan van, 1294 or before-1381 - - 1 Alternative names: Ruusbroeck; John of Ruysbroeck
Titles or roles: Flemish mystic
Gender: male
Related resource: Wikipedia
Ruysch (Dr), fl. 1641 - - 2 Gender: male
Ruysch, fl. 1675-1680 - 3 - Gender: unknown
Ruysius, James, fl. 1591-1592 2 - - Gender: male
Ruyter, David de, d.1663 17 - - Alternative names: De Ruyter; Ruterus
Gender: male
Ruyter, Michiel Adriaenszoon de, 1607-1676 - - 1 Titles or roles: Dutch admiral
Gender: male
Ruytinck, Jan 1 - - Alternative names: Ruyting; Rutinck; Ruitinck; Ruijtinck; Roytinck; Ruytingius; Rutingius; Ruitingius
Titles or roles: schoolmaster; elder of the Dutch church in Norwich
Gender: male
Ruytinck, Simon, d.1621 - 1 - Alternative names: Simeon; Symeon; Ruyting; Rutinck; Ruitinck; Ruijtinck; Roytinck; Ruytingius; Rutingius; Ruitingius
Titles or roles: Dutch Reformed minister (1601–1621)
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
Nieuw Nederlandsch Biografisch Woordenboek
Röver, Mattias, fl. 1736-1750 93 - - Alternative names: Röverius, Matthias; Rover
Gender: male
Rèves, Jacques de, fl. 1638-1644 3 - - Alternative names: Reves, Jacques de
Gender: male
Rybiński, Jan, 1594-1638 - 2 1 Alternative names: Rybinski
Gender: male
Rycaut, Paul (Sir), 1629-1700 59 4 - Alternative names: Ricaut, Paul
Titles or roles: diplomat and author; eleventh child and tenth successive son of Peter Rycaut (1578–1653)
Gender: male
Related resources: ODNB entry
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Rycaut, Paul (Sir), 1629-1700 2 - - Alternative names: Recaut; Ricaut
Titles or roles: diplomat; author
Gender: male
Rycaut, Peter 1 - - Titles or roles: possibly Rycaut, Peter (Sir), 1578–1653, father of Rycaut, Paul (Sir), 1629–1700, diplomat and author
Gender: male
Rychardson, Thomas, fl. 1667 1 - - Gender: male
Rycke, Joost de, 1587-1627 1 - 1 Alternative names: Justus Rycquius; De Rycke, Josse; Ryckius, Justus
Titles or roles: Poet
Gender: male
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Rycke, Theodore, 1640-1690 1 - 1 Alternative names: Ryckius
Titles or roles: Professor of history at Leiden
Gender: male
Related resources: CERL
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Ryckewaert, J., fl. 1663 1 - - Gender: male
Ryckewaert, Justin (Dr) (fl. 1631-38) 1 22 - Alternative names: Ryckewaerd; Ryckewaert; Ryckwaert; Riccovartius
Titles or roles: philologist
Gender: male
Ryckewaert, Theophilus, 1578-1658 1 - - Alternative names: Ryckewaerd; Rijckewaert
Titles or roles: father of Justin Ryckewaert
Gender: male
Related resources: BPN
Musuem Catharijneconvent (Portrait of Theophilus Rijckewaert, by Hendrick Martensz. Sorgh. 1646.)
Ryder, Johannes, d.1654 - 1 - Titles or roles: Dominican
Gender: male
Ryder, John 1 - - Gender: male
Ryece, Robert, 1570-1638 1 - - Alternative names: Riece; Rice; Ryce
Titles or roles: antiquarian; donor of heraldic windows at St Mary Church, Preston, Suffolk; resident of Preston Place or Preston Hall mansion; married Mary Appleton in 1589
Gender: male