Marten [Martin], Anthony
- Julian Lock
Marten [Martin], Anthony (c. 1542–1597), courtier and author, was the son of David Marten (d. 1556) of Westminster and Twickenham, Middlesex, and his wife, Jane Cooke (d. 1563), of Greenwich, Kent. Apparently he had five sisters. David Marten had been senior clerk to the surveyor of the king's works since 1531, and in 1535 he became comptroller. ...