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The descendants of the geographer Gerhard Mercator (1512-1594)

Mercator-Eingangs-Tor

Gerhard Mercator (Gerard de Kremer actually, latinized: Gerardus Mercator = Gerhard Krämer) was a mathematician begandeter, Geographer, Philosopher, Theologian and cartographer, which was regarded as far back as Ptolemy of his time.