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Hugues, Victor


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  • Fuller Name

    • Jean-Baptiste Victor
  • Variants

    • Hughes, Victor, 1762-1826
    • Hughes, Victor, d. 1826
    • Hugues, Jean-Baptiste Victor, 1762-1826
    • Hughes, Jean-Baptiste Victor, 1762-1826
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1762-07
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1826-08-12
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Marseille (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Cayenne (French Guiana)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Guadeloupe
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Hughes, Victor, d. 1826
  • Sources

    • found: Rapport fait aux citoyens Victor Hugues et Lebas, agens particuliers ... 1977 (a.e.)t.p. (Victor Hugues, agen particulier du Directoire exécutif aux isles du Vent)
    • found: Le cen. Jastram, député de la Guadeloupe, au Conseil des Cinq-Cents, a ses concitoyens, [Paris, after 1795]:p. 1 (Victor Hughes, ci-devant agent particulier du gouvernement)
    • found: Martin & Walter. Révolution française(Hughes, Victor, b. in Marseille, became a baker in Saint-Domingue, responsible for supplying bread to the troops on that island; returned to France in 1793, became a member of the Convention aux Iles Sous-le-Vent in 1794, then governor of Cayenne in French Guiana; again returned to France in 1808; d. 1826)
    • found: Bousin, E. Dict. de la Révolution française(Hughes, Victor, b. 1770 in Marseille, brought up in Saint-Domingue; sent by the Convention to be a delegate to the Iles Sous-le-Vent; d. 1826)
    • found: Wikipedia, June 7, 2017(Victor Hugues; Jean-Baptiste Victor Hugues, sometimes spelled Hughes (born in Marseille July 20, 1762 and died in Cayenne August 12, 1826), was a French politician and colonial administrator during the French Revolution, who governed Guadeloupe from 1794 to 1798, emancipating the island's slaves under orders from the National Convention)
    • found: BnF, June 7, 2017(Hugues, Victor (1762-1826); French; male; born 1762-07-21 in Marseille (Bouches-du-Rhône); died 1826-08-12 in Cayenne (Guyane); Commissioner of the Republic to the colonies; Governor of Guadeloupe (1794-1798), then of Guyana (1799-1809))
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-05-12: new
    • 2017-09-25: revised
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