Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File

From Library of Congress Name Authority File

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

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • 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
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1701-07-09
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1781-11-09
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Versailles (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Versailles (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Bourges (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Birth Place

        Jouars-Pontchartrain (France)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) France. Marine
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) France--Politics and government--18th century
          (lcsh) Naval art and science
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Politicians
              (lcsh) Statesmen
                (lcsh) Cabinet officers
                  Secretary of state
              • Sources

                • 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))
              • Editorial Notes

                • [Old catalog heading: Maurepas, Jean Frederic Phelypeaux, comte de, 1701-1781.]
              • Change Notes

                • 1990-07-12: new
                • 2016-01-22: revised
              • Alternate Formats