Biography of Carlos Ancillon (1659-1715)

Historian and publicist; He/She was born in Metz in 1659 and died in 1715. It was forced, by the revocation of the edict of Nantes, to leave France; He/She moved to Berlin, where he/she obtained the positions of historiographer, Adviser of the King, and Chief Judge of the courts of refugees. Among his writings are cited in preference as follows: history of the establishment of the French refugees in the States of Brandenburg; Miscellany of literary criticism; Tried of the eunuchs.