Carve, Thomas an Irish Roman Catholic clergyman, was born in the county of Tipperary in 1589 or 1590. He became apostolic notary and vicar-choral of St. Stephen's, Vienna; and, according to some, died in 1664, but, according to others, was living in 1672. His works include, Itinerarium (1639-46, 3 parts): — Res Germanics, 1617-41 (1641, 12mo): —Lyra, seu Anacephalceosis Hibernica, etc. (1651): —Responsio Veridica ad Illotum Libellum (1672). See Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.; Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Géneralé, s.v.