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Biographical notice of General Lafayette

Biographical notice of General Lafayette

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Published by B. Tanner in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834.,
    • Generals -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated from Notice biographique sur le général Lafayette ... ; accompanied with a portrait and the original work in French.
      ContributionsMiscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsAC901 .M5 vol. 887, no. 2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p. :
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL942702M
      LC Control Number95845522

      Memoirs of General Lafayette With an Account of His Visit to America, and of His Reception by the People of the United States; from His Arrival, August 15th, to the Celebration at Yorktown, October 19th, by Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du Motier CONTENTS (abridged list) Introductory remarks Birth and education of Lafayette His purpose to visit America in His arrival and early. LaFayette in Poughkeepsie: The following is an account of LaFayette's visit: General Marquis-de Lafayette, after an absence of thirty-nine years, revisited our country on the invitations of Congress, as the nation's guest in He reached New York on the 15th of .

      Lafayette in the age of the American Revolution: selected letters and papers, by Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier Lafayette (Book) Lafayette: a biography by Peter Buckman (Book). Lafayette College (Easton, Pa.), Universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania Easton Alumni and alumnae, Easton (Pa.) -- Universities and colleges Alumni and alumane, genealogy Publisher Easton, Pa.: Chemical Publishing Co.

      Rochambeau, Comte de (01 July –12 May ), French general, was born Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur in Vendôme (now in the department of the Loir-et-Cher), France, the son of Joseph-Charles de Vimeur, the marquis de Rochambeau, governor of the Château of Vendôme, and grand bailiff of the region, and Marie-Claire-Thérèse Begon, the governess of the duc d’Orléans’s children. King Louis XVI (–) refused to allow Lafayette to go to America, but Lafayette sailed anyway, after buying a ship with his own money. In June he landed in North Carolina. The Continental Congress had given him a commission as a major general, but his actual duties were as assistant to General George Washington (–).


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even the biographies of Washington, Hamilton, Adams and Benjamin Franklin (who I love). Lafayette was a truly passionate young man who at a very young age decided to dedicate his life to the American fight for Freedom/5().

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Later, he became one of the most powerful men in France during the first few years of the French Revolution and during the July Revolution of Marquis de Lafayette Lafayette as a lieutenant general in ; portrait by Joseph-Désiré Court Birth name Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier de La Fayette Nickname(s) The Hero of the Two Worlds (Le Héros des Deux Mondes) Born () 6 September Chavaniac, France Died 20 May () (aged 76) Paris, France Buried Picpus Cemetery Allegiance Kingdom of.

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