Peter Werenfels

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Peter Werenfels
Born(1627-05-20)May 20, 1627
DiedMay 23, 1703(1703-05-23) (aged 76)
NationalitySwiss
EducationUniversity of Basel[1]
OccupationProfessor, antistes
Spouse(s)Margaretha Grynaeus[2]
ChildrenSamuel Werenfels
Theological work
Tradition or movementReformed, Calvinist

Peter Werenfels (May 20, 1627 – May 23, 1703) was a Swiss theologian, professor at the University of Basel and antistes of the Basel church.[1][3] He served as the doctoral advisor of prominent mathematician Jacob Bernoulli.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Raupp, Werner (November 11, 2014). "Werenfels, Peter" (in German). Historical Dictionary of Switzerland. Retrieved 29 January 2016.
  2. ^ "WFCf" (PDF) (in German). Stroux.org. July 18, 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Werenfels, Peter" (in German). Deutsche Biographie. Retrieved 29 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Peter Werenfels". Mathematics Genealogy Project. Retrieved 29 January 2016.