Created: 31st January 2013
Update:  5th January 2017
Status Republic: Patrician:     Pleb. Nobilis: X     Senatorial: X    Eques Romanus:      Local magistrates  
Republican Family / Cognomen
Patrician n/a
Pleb. Nobilis Scaevola
Senatorial Orestinus
Equestrian n/a
Local magistrat. n/a
Imperial Family / Cognomen
Imperators n/a
Consular n/a
Senatorial Scaevola, 
Equestrian Clemens, Scaeva, Verus
Local magistrat. no cognomen
Republican Consuls, Tribunes with consular power, Dictators, Magister Equitum, Censors 6
Imperial Consuls and Emperors (Augusti and Caesars) 0 incl. 0 emperors
Notes: The monetalis of 70 BC took the cognomen of his legendary ancestor.
Literature Dobson: Primipilares (1978) p.183 §.40 (C.Mucius Scaeva)
Eilers C.F.and Milner N. P. : "Q. Mucius Scaevola and Oenoanda: A New Inscription", in Anatolian Studies, Vol. 45, 1995, pp. 73-89 
with proposed stemma p.84; adds new son Quintus to cos 95 and links C.Scaevola M694 to stemma.
Le Glay, M.: "Les censitores provinciae Thraciae", in ZPE Bd.43, 1981, pp.175-184
Llewelyn, S.R.: "New Documents Illlustrating early Christianity Vol.8: A Reviwew of the Greek Inscriptions and Papyri Published 1984-1985", 
Macquarie University 1998, p-152-155 gives a good summary of the discussion on T.Mucius Clemens career.
Martin, Alain.: "A propos de l'inscription de T.Mucius Clemens", in ZPE  Bd..60, 1987, pp.275-276
Martin, Alain.: "T.Mucius Clemens, praefectus castrorum d'Agrippa II", in ZPE, Bd.52, 1983, pp.203-210
Rüpke: Fasti Sacerdotum p.806 (§2481 P.Mucius Scaevola Cordus (RE18) and his son (?), who was not a pontifex.
Schwartz, S.: "T.Mucius Clemens, commander of the army of Agrippa II: an epigraphical note, in ZPE Bd..56, 1984, pp.240-242
Schwartz, S.: "T.Mucius Clemens, a Supplementary Note", in ZPE Bd..58, 1985, p.296
Seguin, Roger: "Sacerdoces et magistratures chez les Mucii Scaevolae", in Revue des Études Anciennes. Tome 72, 1970, pp.97-112
Wiseman: New Men (1971) p.242 (§260 Mucius RE1)
Changes 05.01.2017 New header plus many updates, especially to imperial period
C.Mucius Cordus (Scaevola)
hero 507 when he gained his cognomen
but a Patrician, the later Mucii were Plebeians
P.Mucius Scaevola
tr pl ? 486 tr mil ? 486
P. Mucius Scaevola
Q. Mucius P.f. Scaevola
cos ? 220, maybe abdicated
pr Sardinia 215 propr 214-212  X vir sf † 209
RE16   RE20
P. Mucius Q.f.P.n. Scaevola                 Q. Mucius Q.f.P.n. Scaevola
pr urb 179 cos 175 P.Licinius Crassus Dives pr Sicilia 179 cos 174 tr mil 171 leg 171
† p 169 son of P.Licinius Crassus Dives † p 171
cens 210 cos 205
RE17   RE Licinius 72   RE21   RE1 RE6
P. Mucius P.f.Q.n. Scaevola (Q. Mucius Scaevola adopted as) Q. Mucius Q.f.Q.n. Scaevola Q.Mucius
tr pl 141 pr 136 cos 133 P.Licinius Crassus Dives Mucianus * c 174 pr Asia by 120 propr 119? tr pl suff 133 (Plutarch)
pont max 130 * c 180 aed cur 142 cos 131 cos 117 augur by 129 † 89/88 ? a Minucius (RE6) or
† c 115 pont max 132 † 130 ~ Laelia dt of C.Laelius Sapiens cos 140 a Mummius (RE12)
    not a consular Mucius
RE22   RE26 ? RE27
Q. Mucius P.f.P.n. Scaevola Mucia I       (Q. Mucius Scaevola)   Mucia II 
* c 140 † 82
q by 109 tr pl 106 aed cur by 100 pr by 98
procos Asia c.98 cos 95 ~ M'. Acilius Glabrio 120 ~ L.Licinius Crassus
pont  c 115 pont max c 89 tr pl 123 cos 95 cens 92
RE28 M697 RE18 cf Eilers/Milner RE23   RE12
Mucia Tertia     P. Mucius Scaevola Q. Mucius Scaevola Q. Mucius Scaevola Q.Mucius Orestinus
ment 39 31 Cordus ment c. 98 in Asia tr pl 54 leg 53-51  tr pl 64, Catilinarian
1~ CN.POMPEIUS monet 70 (Cordus) with father cos 95 aug by 49 † p 46 born an Aurelius Orestes ?
MAGNUS div 62 pont 73/69 to c 60 ? father of RE23 ? or son of Q.Scaevola ment 98 note Catilina's wife Aurelia Orestilla
2~ M.Aemilius Scaurus  † by 59 ? who may be his sister
cur aed 58    
  M694 RE14
P. Mucius Scaevola Cordus C. (Mucius) Scaevola
not a pontifex XV vir sf by 31 (possibly coopted c.39)
ment 17
C. Mucius C.f.Q.n. Scaevola
inscription Foruli
PME-M68 PME-M69 Dem377 ? cf Dem377
T.Mucius M.f. Clemens C.Mucius Q.f. Scaeva     P.Mucius Q.f.
adiutor proc Syria under Nero trib. Fabia trib.Vol.
praef coh equit  primus pilus VI Fer in Syria centurio VI Fer
adiutor proc of the praef of Aegyptus 66/69 praef coh II vir iure dicundo at Philippi, Macedonia
praef castrorum of Agrippa II 70 1st century AD possibly took the tribus of the town
C.Mucius C.f. Scaeva
trib. Fabia
set up inscriptions for
his father and (uncle?)
M693a AE2008-1184
(Mucius Maior)
leg leg I Italica c.176/180
AE2008-1184 corrects name to C.Sammucius Maior
RE25 M696 PME-M70
P.Mucius P.f. Verus
trib. Publilia from Album Ingaunum in Liguria
eques Romanus, patron of his town,
tr leg III Gallica in Syria c.210/211
censitor Thracia (sexagenarius) 211-212
UNCERTAIN DATE                                                
Q. [Mucius Scae?]vola
procos Asia uncertain date
probably Republic and = RE22