ⓘ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 155

François de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy

François de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy wis a French soldier. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1693. His eldest son succeeded tae is teetle. He wis kent as the Le maréchal de Villeroy. He wis also the governor o Keeng Louis XV when he wis a c ...

François Gaston de Lévis, Duke o Lévis

François Gaston de Lévis, Duke o Lévis, styled as the Chevalier de Lévis until 1785, was a French noble an created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Louis XVI in 1783 HYe wis also inherited the dukedom the next year. he wis Governor o Artois. He wis the 1st ...

François Henri de Montmorency, Duke o Piney

François Henri de Montmorency, Duke o Piney wis a French nobleman an duke frae one o the most distinguished faimilies in Fraunce. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XIV in 1675. As a result he wis known as the Maréchal de Luxembour ...

François Joseph de Choiseul, Marquis o Stainville

François Joseph de Choiseul, Marquis o Stainville wis a french nobleman best known as the faither o Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul (a minister tae Louis XVI o Fraunce. He wis at first a courtier tae the Duke o Lorraine.

François Marie de Broglie, Duke o Broglie

François Marie de Broglie, Duke o Broglie wis a French nobleman, military leader an later the 1st Duke o Broglie frae 1742. He wis also created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1734 bi Keeng Louis XV.

Gabriel de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart

Gabriel de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis also a friend o Keeng Louis XIII. He wis also the Militar governor o Paris frae 1669-1675.

Gabriel Louis François de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy

Gabriel Louis François de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy 8 October 1731 - 28 Aprile 1794) wis a french nobleman an Duke. He wis the last Duke o Villeroy having inherited the title frae his uncle Louis François de Neufville. He wis also the Duke o Ret ...

Gabrielle de Rochechouart

The eldest dochter o Gabriel de Rochechouart, Marquis o Mortemart future Duke o Mortemart, she wis born in Lussac-les-Châteaux, in the sooth o Fraunce intae ane o the maist distinguished French noble faimilies.

Girolama Mazzarini

Girolama Mazzarini Girolama or Geronima Mazarini was the sister of Cardinal Mazarin, the chief minister of France. After her husbands death in 1650, Geronima brocht her children from Rome tae Paris in the hope of using the influence o her brither ...

Guy Aldonce de Durfort, Duke o Lorges

Guy Aldonce de Durfort, Duke o Lorges wis a French duke an nobleman. One o his dochter married the Duke o Lauzun. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1676 bi Keeng Louis XIV an is known as the Maréchal de Lorges as a result. He wis a nephew o t ...

Guy Paul Jules de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye

Guy Paul Jules de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye wis a french nobleman an descendant o Hortense Mancini he mairit Louise Françoise de Rohan . He an his wife haed one child.

Honoré dAlbert, Duke o Chaulnes

Honoré dAlbert, Lord o Luynes, wis a french nobleman an Duke He wis the first Duke o Chaulnes He wis an aw the "Laird o Luynes" He wis a brither o Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes. a favourite o Keeng Louis XIII. He wis an aw creatit a Marshal o Fr ...

Hortense Mancini

Hortense Mancini, Duchess Mazarin, wis the favourite niece o Cardinal Mazarin, chief minister o Fraunce, an a mistress o Keeng Charles II o Ingland. She was the fourth o the five famous Mancini sisters, who along with two of their female Martinoz ...

Jacques Henri de Durfort, Duke o Duras

Jacques Henri de Durfort, Duke o Duras wis a french nobleman an duke he wis a son o Guy Aldonce de Durfort, Marquis o Duras an Élisabeth de La Tour dAuvergne. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XIV. He wis the first Duke o Duras. H ...

Jacques Hippolyte Mancini, Marquis Mancini

Jacques Hippolyte Mancini, Marquis Mancini wis an italian man who wis a member o the hoose o Mancini an a French nobleman kent as the Marquis Mancini. He mither wis a niece o Madame de Montespan. His faither wis Philippe Jules Mancini, himself a ...

Jacques Louis de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon

Jacques Louis de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis the son o the famous writer the duc de Saint-Simon. His dochter Marie Christine, Mademoiselle de Ruffec mairit intae the Grimaldis o Monaco. Jacques Louis wis kent ...

Jacques Philippe de Choiseul, Duke o Stainville

Jacques Philippe de Choiseul, Duke o Stainville wis a french nobleman an created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XVI in 1783. He wis a younger brither o Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul. He mairit Thomasse Thérèse de Clermont an h ...

Jean Armand de Maillé, Marquis o Brézé

Jean Armand de Maillé, Marquis o Brézé wis a French nobleman an admiral. He wis also the Duke o Fronsac (at his daith, the title would pass tae his siter The Princess o Condé. He is a member o the hoose o Maillé.

Jean Baptiste de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart

Jean Baptiste de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart wis a French nobleman an wis the 6t Duke o Mortemart He wis made a Peer o Fraunce in 1743 in the rule o Louis XV.

Jean dEstrées, Coont o Estrées

Jean dEstrées, Coont o Estrées wis a French Coont an member o the Hoose o Estrées. He wis made a Marshal o Fraunce in 1681 bi Keeng Louis XIV.

Jean Paul Timoléon de Cossé, Duke o Brissac

Jean Paul Timoléon de Cossé, Duke o Brissac wis a french nobleman an Duke frae the Hoose o Cossé (a french noble faimilie. He wis the 7th Duke o Brissac. He wis also a Peer o Fraunce. He wis also the Marquis o Thouarcé. He wis created a Marshal o ...

Jérôme Phélypeaux, Coont o Pontchartrain

Jérôme Phélypeaux, Coont o Pontchartrain wis a French politeecian an nobleman. He wis a son o son of Louis Phélypeaux. He wis the Coont o Pontchartrain He wis the Secretary o State for the Navy o Louis XIV frae 6 September 1699 - 1 October 1715. ...

Louis Antoine de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin

Louis Antoine de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin wis a French duke an nobleman an the son o Madame de Montespan

Louis Auguste dAlbert, Duke o Chaulnes

Louis Auguste dAlbert, Duke o Chaulnes wis a french nobleman an 4th Duke o Chaulnes. He wis cruetit a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XV o Fraunce.

Louis Charles César Le Tellier, Duke o Estrées

Louis Charles César Le Tellier wis a french nobleman known as the Duke o Estrées He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1757 by Keeng Louis XV an wis known as Le Maréchal dEstrées. He inherited his teetle through his mither.

Louis de Crevant, Duke o Humières

Louis de Crevant, Duke o Humières wis a French nobleman who wis eventually the first Duke o Humières. He wis an aa creatit a "Maréchal o Fraunce" in 1668, an wis then kent the Maréchal dHumières. He focht in the Thirty Years War an the War o the ...

Louis de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin

Louis de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin wis a French Duke an nobleman. He wis a descendant o Madame de Montespan an o Anne Jules de Noailles, Duke o Noailles. His relation s included Louis de Noailles, Duke o Noailles an o Philippe de Noailles, Duke o ...

Louis de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin (1727-1757)

Louis de Pardaillan, Duke o Antin wis a French nobleman an a great grandson o Madame de Montespan. He wis the third an the last Duke o Antin He wis baptised in the Ryal Chapel o the Palace o Versailles. He had no childer an never mairit. He died ...

Louis de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart

Louis de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart wis a french nobleman an Duke. He wis also a nephew o Madame de Montespan an son o the Duke o Vivonne. Before become Duke he wis known as the Prince o Tonnay-Charente.

Louis de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon

Louis de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis a memoirist famous for writing about events an fowk during the reign o Keeng Louis XIV o Fraunce.

Louis Henri de Bourbon, Coont o Noyers

Louis Henri de Bourbon, Coont o Noyers wis a member o the Soisssons branch o the hoose o Bourbon an wis an illegitimate son o the Coont o Soissons. He wis known as the Chevalier de Soissons before using the title Coont o Noyers.

Louis Henri de Brancas, Marquis o Brancas

Louis Henri de Brancas, Marquis o Brancas 19 January 1672 – 9 August 1750) wis a french nobleman an Marquis. He served Louis XV o Fraunce on land an sea and wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1740.

Louis Henri de Pardaillan, Marquis o Montespan

Louis Henri de Pardaillan, Marquis o Montespan wis a French nobleman an the husband o married Françoise de Rochechouart. He wis also a knight o honour" to Elisabeth Charlotte o the Palatinate Louis Henris only son Louis Antoine de Pardaillan woul ...

Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke o Penthièvre

Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke o Penthièvre wis a French duke an great-grandson o Keeng Louis XIV an Madame de Montespan. Through his mither, he wis a cousin o the Duke o La Vallière and through his faither he wis a nephew o Marie Anne de Bour ...

Louis Jules Mancini, Duke o Nevers

Louis Jules Mancini, Duke o Nevers wis a French diplomat an writer. He wis also a member o the Académie française frae 1742-1798. He wia also a member o the French embassy tae Great Breetain an tae Proushie during the reign o Keeng Louis XV o Fra ...

Louis Marc Antoine de Noailles, Viscoont o Noailles

Louis Marc Antoine de Noailles, Viscoont o Noailles was the second son o Philippe, Duke o Mouchy, an a member o Mouchy branch o the Hoose o Noailles o the French aristocracy. He wis called the Viscoont o Noailles

Louis Marie Fouquet, Coont o Gisors

Louis Marie Fouquet, Coont o Gisors wis a French coont an the son o the Duke o Belle-Isle. He was known as the Coont o Gisors. He wis created the governor o Metz. He married Hélène Mancini but the couple had no children. He fought in the Battle o ...

Louis Nicolas de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy

Louis Nicolas de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy wis a French duke. Hw wis the eldest son o the maréchal de Villeroy. He wis the Duke o Retz, Marquis o Alincourt then in 1730, he became the third Duke o Villeroy, an the Duke o Beaupréau.

Louis Victor de Rochechouart, Duke o Vivonne

Louis Victor de Rochechouart, Duke o Vivonne an later Duke o Mortemart wis a French nobleman an a duke. Born in Paris, he wis the son an hier o Gabriel de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart frae the Hoose o Rochechouart, a well regarded noble familie ...

Louis Victor Léon de Rochechouart, Coont o Rochechouart

Louis Victor Léon de Rochechouart, Coont o Rochechouart wis a French general n member o the Hoose o Rochechouart He fought in the Ryalist, Imperial Russian an Bourbon armies o the Napoleonic Wars.

Louise Françoise Angélique Le Tellier

Louise Françoise Angélique Le Tellier wis a French noblewoman an Princess o Turenne. She wis a granddaughter o François Michel Le Tellier, Marquis de Louvois. She died in childbirth.

Louise Françoise Phélypeaux

Louise Françoise Phélypeaux wis a french noblewoman an coortier o Keeng Louis XV. She wis a dochter o the Marquis o La Vrillière an sister o the Duke o La Vrillière. She wis also a sister-in-law tae the Coont o Maurepas.

Louise Jeanne de Durfort

Louise Jeanne de Durfort wis a French noblewoman bi birth. She wis Duchess Mazarin an o La Meilleraye an wis kent as the Duchess of Mazarin an the duchesse Mazarin, some o the pieces o art she owned are on display in the Louvre.

Marie Anne de Mailly

Marie Anne de Mailly was the youngest o the five famous Nesle sisters on 20 October 1743 an she wis then presented tae the coort on 24 October 1743.

Marie Jeanne o Savoy

Marie Jeanne o Savoy wis a Princess o Savoy bi birth and wis the second wife o Charles Emmanuel II, Duke o Savoy. She wis the mither o Keeng Victor Amadeus II o Sardinia. She also acted as regent o Savoy for her son frae Juin 1675 – May 1680. At ...

Marie Thérèse de Choiseul

Marie Thérèse Françoise de Choiseul wis a French noblewoman an later a member o the Hoose o Grimaldi bi mairiage. She wis also a niece o Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul She wis executed in the French Revolution.

Marie Victoire de Noailles

Marie Victoire de Noailles wis a French noblewoman an a dochter-in-law o Keeng Louis XIV o Fraunce. She wis also a sister o the Duke o Noailles. Widowed in 1737, she gained the favour o Keeng Louis XV.

Mathilde de Carbonnel

Mathilde de Carbonnel wis a french noblewoman an the Marquise o Gondrin. She wis gien the names "Marie François Renée but wis kent as Mathilde.

Maximilien de Béthune, Duke o Sully

Maximilien de Béthune, Duke o Sully wis a french nobleman an Duke who assisted Keeng Henry IV o Fraunce rule o Fraunce. He wis the Informal Chief Minister tae the French Monarch frae 1589–1610. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1634 bi Keeng ...

Nicolas de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy

Nicolas de Neufville, Duke o Villeroy wis a French nobleman who wis the wis Marquis then 1st duke o Villeroy an peer o Fraunce, marquis o Alincourt an Lord o Magny. He wis an aa the governor o the young Keeng Louis XIV. His son François succeeded ...