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Paul Sigismond de Montmorency, Duke o Châtillon

Paul Sigismond de Montmorency, Duke o Châtillon wis a french nobleman kent as the Duke o Châtillon He wis the third son o The Maréchal de Luxembourg ". He wis an aw a relative o The Duke o Beaumont.

Philippe de Courcillon, Marquis o Dangeau

Philippe de Courcillon, Marquis o Dangeau 21 September 1638 – 9 September 1720 wis a french nobleman an Marquis. His teetle wis Marquis o Dangeau Marquis de Dangeau he is famous for his diary which he kept frae 1684 until the year o his daith. Fr ...

Philippe de la Mothe-Houdancourt, Duke o Cardona

Philippe de la Mothe-Houdancourt, Coont o la Mothe, Duke o Cardona wis a french nobleman known as the Duke o Cardona. He wis also a Marshal o Fraunce who fought in the Thirty Years War. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XIII an wi ...

Philippe de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy

Philippe de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis created the Duke o Mouchy in 1747 an wis the founder o a cadet branch o the hoose o Noailles. He wis executed by guillotine during the French Revolution. His wife Anne dArp ...

Philippe Egon de Courcillon, Marquis o Courcillon

Philippe Egon de Courcillon, Marquis o Courcillon wis the only surviving son o Philippe de Courcillon, Marquis o Dangeau, He wis known as the Marquis o Courcillon. he mairit Françoise de Pompadour who he haed one dochter with. In his short lifeti ...

Philippe Jules François Mancini, Duke o Nevers

Philippe Jules François Mancini, Duke o Nevers wis a French nobleman an Duke. He wis known as the Duke o Nevers, but wis later known as Nivernais. He wis also a great-nephew o Cardinal Mazarin an nephew o Madame de Montespan. During the reign o K ...

Philippe Jules Mancini, Duke o Nevers

Philippe Jules Mancini, Duke o Nevers wis an Italian nobleman an a nephew o cardinal Mazarin. He wis a brither o the Coontess o Soissons as well as the Duchess o Bouillon. He wis also a lover o Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans, Monsieur ". He i ...

René de Froulay, Coont o Tessé

René de Froulay, Coont o Tessé wis a French nobleman an wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1703 bi Keeng Louis XIV. He also fought in the War o the Spaingie Succession an as a result o being a Marshal o Fraunce, wis known as the Maréchal de Tessé ...

René Francois de La Vieuville, Marquis o La Vieuville

Francois de La Vieuville, Marquis o La Vieuville wis a french nobleman an Marquis.He wis later a govenor o Poitou. He wis the faither o The Marquis o Parabère.

Roger Hector de Pardaillan, Marquis o Antin

Roger Hector de Pardaillan, Marquis o Antin wis a french nobleman an Marquis. He wis known as the Marquis o Antin His eldest son wis Louis Henri, "Marquis o Montespan" the husband o Françoise de Rochechouart (later a mistress o Louis XIV. He wis ...

Urbain de Maillé, Marquis o Brézé

Urbain de Maillé, Marquis o Brézé wis a French nobleman an Marquis. He wis the Marquis o Brézé. Brézé his teetle an not his surname. His dochter mairit a cousin o Keeng Louis XIV. He wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1632 bi Keeng Louis XIII. He ...

Émilie du Châtelet

Émilie du Châtelet wis a French noblewoman an wis best known for her Translation o Newtons Principia intae French, natural philosophy that combines Newtonian physics with Leibnizian metaphysics, and advocacy of Newtonian Pheesics. She died in chi ...

Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul

Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul wis a French nobleman an a duke as well as a miniter for Keeng Louis XV. He wis kent as the Coont o Stainville afore bein creatit the Duke o Choiseul in 1758. He wis an aa the Duke o Amboise As a resu ...

Veronica Guerin

Veronica Guerin wis an Erse jurnalist an accoontant. She studit accoontin at Trinity College, Dublin, but efter she decidit tae begin a career in public relations. Frae 1983 tae 1984, she servit as secretary o the poleetical pairty Fianna Fáil at ...

Adrien de Noailles, Duke o Noailles

Adrien de Noailles, 8t Duke o Noailles Adrien Maurice Victurnien Mathieu ; 22 September 1869 – 23 October 1953 wis a French nobleman an wis the Duke o Ayen 1885–1895 an the Duke o Noailles 1895–1953 5t Duke o Ayen 1885 then 8t Duke o Noailles 189 ...

Aglaé de Polignac

Aglaé de Polignac wis a French noblewoman an dochter o Yolande de Polastron, wha wis a favourite o Marie Antoinette. She wis also paintit bi Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun. Sshe died in an accidental housefire in Scotland aged juist 34.

Alexandre de Beauharnais, Viscoont o Beauharnais

Alexandre de Beauharnais, Viscoont o Beauharnais wis a French nobleman wha wis also made a general. He wis the first husband o Joséphine Tascher de La Pagerie, later the wife io Napoleon. He wis executit in the French Revolution. Through his son, ...

Anne Christian de Montmorency, Duke o Beaumont

Anne Christian de Montmorency, Duke o Beaumont wis a French nopbleman an a duke. He wis known as the duke o Beaumont, a title he inherited frae his faither. His mither wis Eléonore Josèphe Pulchérie des Laurents

Anne de Montmorency, Duke o Montmorency

Anne de Montmorency, Duke o Montmorency Honorar Knicht o the Gairten was a French soldier, statesman an diplomat. He became Marshal o Fraunce an Constable o Fraunce. In 1522 Francis I o Fraunce creatit him a Marshal o Fraunce.

Anne de Rochechouart

Anne de Rochechouart wis a French noblewoman born intae the hoose o Rochechouart. She wis the Duchess o Uzès bi mairiage. She inheritit a lairge fortune frae the founder o the Veuve Clicquot.

Antoine Arnaud de Pardaillan, Marquis o Antin

Antoine Arnaud de Pardaillan, Marquis o Antin wis a french nobleman an Marquis. He wis the first Marquis o Antin. He wis also the Marquis o Montespan.

Antoine Crozat, Marquis o Châtel

Antoine Crozat, Marquis o Châtel wis a French foonder o an immense fortune, wis the first proprietary owner o French Louisiana, frae 1712 tae 1717. In 1708 Antoine Crozat built a notable hôtel particulier on the Place Vendôme tae the designs o th ...

Antoine Gaston de Roquelaure, Duke o Roquelaure

Antoine Gaston de Roquelaure, Duke o Roquelaure wis a french nmobleman. He wis a son o Antoine de Roquelaure, Duke o Roquelaure who wis also reated a Marshal o Fraunce in 1614 bi Keeng Louis XIII. Antoine Gaston himsel wis created a Marshal o Fra ...

Armand Jean de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu

Armand Jean de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu, wis a French naval officer an nobleman an Duke. He wis a The great-nephew o Cardinal Richelieu He wis the Duke o Richelieu an o Fronsac, as well as a "Knicht o honour tae Maria Anna Victoria o ...

Armand Nompar de Caumont, Duke o La Force

Armand Nompar de Caumont, Duke o La Force was a Marshal of France and Peer o Fraunce. He wis the son o another Marshal o Fraunce, Jacques Nompar de Caumont, Duke o La Force an his wife Charlotte de Gontaut, hersel a dochter o Marshal Armand de Go ...

Armande Félice de La Porte

Armande Félice de La Porte wis a French noblewoman who wis the mither o fower mistresss o Keeng Louis XV. She mairit Louis de Mailly, Marquis o Nesle. She also haed a liason with Louis Henri, Duke o Bourbon, Prince o Condé.

Cardinal de Rochechouart

Jean François Joseph de Rochechouart was a French Roman Catholic Cardinal. He wis the French ambassador tae the Haly See frae 1758 tae 1762. He wis created a cardinal bi Pape Clement XIII In 1777 he wis created the Bishop-Duke o Laon an wis also ...

Charles Amadeus o Savoy, Duke o Nemours

Charles Amadeus o Savoy, Duke o Nemours wis a member o the Nemours branch o the Hoose o Savoy an wis the Duke o Nemours frae 1641 tae 1652. He wis a grandfaither o Keeng Victor Amadeus II o Sardinie. His faither wis Henri o Savoy, Duke o Nemours.

Charles Armand René de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars

Charles Armand René de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars wis a french nobleman an the 6t Duke o Thouars, wis the son o Charles Louis Bretagne de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars an his wife Marie Madeleine Motier.

Charles Auguste de La Fare, Marquis o La Fare

Charles Auguste de La Fare, Marquis o La Fare wis a French nobleman an Marquis. He wis Marquis o La Fare, Coont o Laugères, an Baron o Balazuc, as well as a poet. He also served as the captain o the guards for Philippe, Duke o Orléans, Regent o F ...

Charles Belgique Hollande de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars

Charles Belgique Hollande de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars, wis a French nobleman an the Duke o Thouars. He wis the second child an eldest son o Henri Charles de La Trémoille an Landgravine Emilie o Hesse-Kassel. Brocht up Calvinist, in 1668 his f ...

Charles Bretagne Marie de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars

Charles Bretagne Marie de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars wis a French soldier anm nobleman. He wis the son o Jean Bretagne Charles de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars an his wife, Princess Marie Maximilienne o Salm-Kyrburg. He wis the 8t Duke o Thouars.

Charles Colbert, Marquis o Croissy

In 1664, he mairit Françoise Béraud, dochter o a wealthy banker, who brocht with her the territory o Croissy, which name he took to be turned intae a Marquisate in Julie 1676.

Charles de Blanchefort, Duke o Poix

Charles de Blanchefort, Duke o Poix, Laird o Blanchefort, Prince o Poix, Duke o Créquy wis a French peer an soldier, wha served Louis XIV as diplomat an advisor. In 1659 the Coont o Créquy wis sent tae Spain wi gifts for the Infanta Maria Theresa ...

Charles de Rohan, Prince o Guéméné (1655–1727)

Louis César Constantin de Rohan 24 March 1697 – 11 Mairch 1779 haed nae issue. Charlotte de Rohan 20 December 1680 – 20 September 1733 neviver mairit. Hercule Mériadec de Rohan, Prince o Guéméné 13 November 1688 – 21 December 1757 mairit Louise G ...

Charles de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort

Charles de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort wis a Prince o the Hoose o Rohan. He was the founder o the Rochefort line o the Rohans which continue tae live today. He wis styled the Prince o Rochefort as well as the Prince o Montauban. His only dochter, k ...

Charles de Sainte-Maure, Duke o Montausier

Charles de Sainte-Maure, Duke o Montausier wis a French general. He wis also the governor tae the son an hier o Louis XIV Louis o Fraunce, Dauphin o Fraunce "Grand Dauphin" frae 1668 to 1680.

Charles Gaspard de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort

Charles Gaspard de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort wis a member o the Rochefort branch o the Hoose o Rohan.

Charles Godefroy de La Tour dAuvergne, Duke o Bouillon

Charles Godefroy de La Tour dAuvergne, Duke o Bouillon was a French nobleman an Duke o Bouillon as member o the Hoose o La Tour dAuvergne.His mither died in 1717 and his faither mairit again. In total Charles Godefroy haed three half siblings fra ...

Charles Jules de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort

Charles Jules de Rohan, Prince o Rochefort Charles Jules Armand ; 29 August 1729 – 18 Mey 1811 wis a French nobleman an the Prince o Rochefort an member o the Hoose o Rohan. He wis the faither o Charlotte de Rohan, secret wife o the executed duc ...

Charles Louis Bretagne de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars

Charles Louis Bretagne de La Trémoille, Duke of Thouars, wis a french nobleman an the 6t Duke o Thouars. He wis the son o the son o Charles Belgique Hollande de La Trémoille, Duke o Thouars an Madeleine de Créquy, dochter an heiress o Charles de ...

Claude o Lorraine, Duke o Chevreuse

Claude o Lorraine, Duke o Chevreuse wis a French nobleman also kent as Claude de Guise. He wis a member o the Hoose o Guise which wis a cadet branch o the Hoose o Lorraine He wis the Duke o Chevreuse, a title which is today used bi the Duke o Luy ...

Emmanuel Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Aiguillon

Emmanuel Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Aiguillon, wis a French soldier an statesman, and a nephew o Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu. He served as the Secretary o State for Foreign Affairs under Keeng Louis XV. At his daith ...

Emmanuel Marie de Noailles, Marquis o Noailles

Emmanuel Marie de Noailles, Marquis o Noailles wis a french nobleman known as the Marquis o Noailles He wis also a brither o the Duke o Noailles) as well as a cousin o the Marquise o La Fayette, wife o the famous Gilbert du Motier, Marquis o Lafa ...

François de Rohan, Prince o Soubise

François de Rohan, Prince o Soubise wis a member o the Hoose o Rohan and founder o the Soubise branch o the Hoose o Rohan. His wife Anne Julie de Rohan wis one-time mistress o Louis XIV an mither o Françoiss own eleven childer. Prince o Soubise j ...

François Louis Le Tellier, Marquis o Souvré

François Louis Le Tellier, Marquis o Souvré wis a French nobleman an son o Louis Nicolas Le Tellier, Marquis o Souvré an a grandson o the marquis o Louvois.

François Marie de Broglie, Coont o Broglie

François Marie de Broglie, Coont o Broglie wis an italian nobleman born in piedmont where he wis born Francesco Maria di Broglia. He wis a prominent soldier and commander in the Thirty Years War. He wis the Coont o Revel before becoming naturaliz ...

Just de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy

Just de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy, wis a french nobleman and member o the prestigious Hoose o Noailles. He wis the 7th Prince o Poix then 4th Spanish Duke o Mouchy, 3rd French Duke o Mouchy and Duke of Poix. He also acted as a Politeecian.

Governess o the Childer o Fraunce

The Governess of the Children of France was office at the ryal French coort during the Pre-Revolutionary Fraunce and the Bourbon Restoration. She was charged with the education o the childer an grandchilder o the monarch. The holder o the office ...

Henri o Savoy, Duke o Nemours (1572-1632)

The Duke o Nemours mairit Anne o Lorraine on 18 Apryle 1618, she wis a dochter o Charles o Lorraine, Duke o Aumale an granddochter o René o Lorraine, Marquis o Elbeuf.