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us: Maurepas, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, comte de, 1701-1781


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    • us: De Maurepas, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, comte, 1701-1781
    • us: Maurepas, comte de, 1701-1781
    • us: Maurepas, Jérôme Phélypeaux, comte de, 1701-1781
    • us: Phelippeaux, Jean-Frédéric, comte de Maurepas, 1701-1781
    • us: Phélypeaux, 1701-1781
    • us: Phélypeaux, Jean-Frédéric, comte de Maurepas, 1701-1781
    • us: Pontchartrain, Jean Frédéric Phélypeaux de, comte de Maurepas, 1701-1781
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    • found: France. Conseil d'Etat. Arrest du Conseil d'Estat du roy, servant de reglement pour le recouvrement des droits d'amortissemens & francs-fiefs, 1738: p. 11 (signed, Phelypeaux)
    • found: Hoefer (Maurepas, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, comte de; b. 7-9-1701; d. 11-21-1781)
    • found: Grand dict. univ. (Maurepas, Jean-Frédéric Phelippeaux, comte de; b. 1701; d. 1781; 1715, sécretaire d'Etat)
    • found: Grande encyc. (Maurepas, Jérôme Phelypeaux, comte de; b. 1701; d. 9-21-1781)
    • found: Bib. nat. (usage: M. le cte de Maurepas; Maurepas)
    • found: LC data base, 6-6-90 (hdg.: Maurepas, Jean Frederic Phelypeaux, comte de, 1701-1781)
    • found: French Wikipedia, Jan. 21, 2016 (article title: Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux de Maurepas; Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, comte de Maurepas; French politician, born Versailles, July 9, 1701, died Versailles, Nov. 21, 1781; was secrétaire d'état for the Navy under Louis XV from 1723 to 1749; after a long period of disgrace, he became ministre d'état under Louis XVI, from 1774 until his death in 1781; son of Jérôme Phélypeaux, comte de Pontchartrain; succeeded his father in post of secrétaire d'état for the king's household at the age of 14 and a half; became secretary for the Navy, Aug. 16, 1723; modernized the navy, 1730-1740; disgraced in 1749 for alleged attacks on Mme de Pompadour and exiled from Paris; lived in Bourges to 1752, then at his château of Pontchartrain; in 1756, the exile was commuted to a prohibition from appearing at court, and he alternated between the country and Paris; named ministre d'État by Louis XVI on his ascension in May 1774)
    • found: Bibliothèque nationale de France. BnF autorités, Jan. 21, 2016 (Maurepas, Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux (1701-1781 ; comte de); born 1701-07-09, died 1781-11-09; statesman, secretary of state for the navy, 1723; ministre d'état, 1738; variants include Pontchartrain, Jean Frédéric Phélypeaux de (1701-1781 ; comte de Maurepas))
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    • [Old catalog heading: Maurepas, Jean Frederic Phelypeaux, comte de, 1701-1781.]
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    • 1990-07-12: new
    • 2016-01-22: revised
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