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Alesius [formerly Allane or Alan], Alexanderlocked

(1500–1565)
  • Gotthelf Wiedermann

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Alesius [formerly Allane or Alan], Alexander (1500–1565), Lutheran theologian and reformer, was born at Edinburgh on 23 April 1500. He is sometimes referred to as Ales, Aless, or Alesse, but the matriculation roll of St Andrews University records his native family name as ...

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