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Fortescue, Thomas (b. in or before 1545, d. 1602), translator and alleged sorcerer, was born probably at Fallapit in Devon, one of six sons and four daughters of Lewis Fortescue (d. 1545), baron of the exchequer, and his wife, Elizabeth Fortescue, daughter and heir of ...

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Scot [Scott], Michael (d. in or after 1235), translator, philosopher, and astrologer, may have been a member of the Scott family of Balwearie, near Kirkcaldy, in Fife. His date of birth is unknown.

About 1210 Scot went to Toledo, where, with one Abuteus...

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Turner, Robert (b. 1619/20, d. in or after 1664), writer and translator of occult and medical works, was born at Holshot, near Saffron Walden, Essex, the third son of Edmund Turner and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Henry Marsh, of Barnard's Inn. He was admitted pensioner to ...