Adam Olearius
Historical Figure
Nationality: Germany
Date of Birth: August 16, 1603
Date of Death: February 22, 1671
Cause of Death: Natural Causes
Occupation: Diplomat, mathematician
1632 series
POD: May, 1631
Appearance(s): Ring of Fire
1634: The Baltic War
Grantville Gazette IV
Grantville Gazette VI (paper)
Type of Appearance: Direct
Spouse: Anne Jefferson (m. 1635)
Adam Olearius (1603–1671), born Adam Ölschläger or Oehlschlaeger, was a German scholar, mathematician, geographer and librarian. He became secretary to the ambassador sent by Frederick III, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, to the Shah of Persia, and published two books about the events and observations during his travels.

Adam Olearius in 1632Edit

Adam Olearius was a traveling companion to Dr. William Harvey while visiting a village between Jena and Grantville. In his journey, Olearius fell in love with Up-timer Anne Jefferson.