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Jean D’Espagne
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John Despagne, Jan Despagne, Jan d’Espagne

Date of Birth: 1591

Place of Birth: Mizoën (Isère)

Date of Death: 1659

Place of Death: London


A French Protestant clergyman and theologian, Jean D’Espagne was a pastor in Orange, Provence, in 1620, and then at The Hague, where he lived until 1629. He had to leave the city, perhaps following allegations of immorality, according to a polemical pamphlet attributed to William Herbert (Réponse), thou…

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Simonutti, Luisa, “Jean D’Espagne”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>

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