Colvener, George a Flemish theologian, was born at Louvain in 1564. He was provost of the college and chancellor of the University of Douay, and died in 1649, leaving, Joh. Niederi Formicarium, with notes (Douay, 1602): — Chronicon Cameracense et Atrabatense of Balderic (ibid. 1615): — Miraculorum et Exemplorum Memorabilium Libri duo, of Thomas de Cantipre, with the life of the author (ibid. 1627): — Kalendarium S.V. Mariae Novissimum (ibid. 1638). See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.