Gerard Boet, MD – A native of Gorcum, in Holland, was entered on the physic line at Leyden, 21st June, 1628, being then twenty-five years of age, and graduated doctor of medicine there, the 3rd July, 1628. He was admitted a Licentiate of the College of Physicians 6th November, 1646. He was the author of a small work on the natural history of Ireland: Ireland’s Natural History published by Samuel Hartlib, 8vo. Lond. 1652, a translation of which into French appeared at Paris, in 1666.