French Generals

Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Fabre to Fyons

By: Tony Broughton


The ranks Marechal de Camp and Lieutenant-General were used prior to the Revolution and ceased being used by the Decree of 21 February 1793 being replaced by the ranks of General de Brigade and General de† Division.

 
Fabre (Gabriel Jean)

Born: 20 February 1774
General de Brigade: 10 March 1809
Member of the Legion díHonneur : 14 June 1804
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 10 February 1813
Baron of the Empire: 9 March 1810
Died: 12 May 1858

Fabrefond (Joseph Vincent Dominique)

Faivre (Gabriel Louis Sabas de Courcelle de)

Born: 5 December 1726
General de Brigade: 25 September 1793 (Posthumously)
Died: 25 September 1793

Falck (Philippe Casimir de)

Born: 6 October 1730
Marechal de Camp: 22 August 1792
General de Division: 25 May 1793
Died: 12 December 1822

Farine du Creux† (Pierre Joseph)

Born: 2 October 1770
Colonel: 7 April 1809 (4e Regiment de Dragons)
General de Brigade: 26 June 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 26 November 1810
Chevalier of the Empire: 28 January 1809
Baron of the Empire: 12 February 1812
Died: 11 October 1833

Faucher (Marie Francois Etienne Cesar de)

Born: 12 September 1760
Chef de Brigade: 22 September 1793
General de Brigade: 11 October 1793
Died: 27 September 1815 (Executed)

Faucher (Pierre Jean Marie, dit Constantin de)

Born: 12 September 1760
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 22 September 1793
General de Brigade: 11 October 1793
Died: 27 September 1815 (Executed)

Fauconnet (Jean Louis Francois)

Faultrier de L'Orme (Francois Claude Joachim)

Born: 15 August 1760
Chef de Brigade: 16 January 1797
General de Brigade: 14 March 1800
General de Division: 1 February 1805
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 7 November 1805

Faultrier (Simon de)

Born: 22 August 1763
Chef de Brigade: 13 November 1794
General de Brigade: 22 November 1806
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 2 May 1811
Died: 24 November 1832

Faure de Gier (Chretien Francois Antoine)

Favart (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 1 March 1726
Colonel: 7 August 1778
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
General de Division: 8 March 1793
Died: 6 March 1806

Favart d'Herbigny (Nicolas Remy)

Born: 3 January 1735
Colonel: 8 September 1792
General de Brigade: 22 September 1794
General de Division: 9 April 1795
Died: 25 May 1800

Favereau (Jean Dominique)

Born: 27 June 1755
General de Brigade: 30 July 1793
General de Division: 6 June 1811
Died: 27 December 1832

Favereau (Charles Francois Leger)

Born: 2 October 1760
Chef de Brigade: 11 November 1794
General de Brigade: 22 December 1795
General de Division: 15 July 1799
Died: 12 December 1825

Felix (Dominique Francois Xavier)

Born: 29 November 1763
Colonel: 7 February 1793 (22e Regiment díInfanterie)
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 22 December 1808
Died: 7 December 1839

Ferey (Claude Francois)

Born: 22 December 1723
General de Brigade: 25 August 1793
Died: 6 January 1806

Ferey (Claude Francois)

Born: 20 November 1771
Chef de Brigade: 11 October 1796 (24e Regiment díinfanterie Legere)
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 15 January 1809
Died: 24 July 18121812

Ferino (Pierre Marie Bartholome)

Born: 20 August 1747
General de Brigade: 20 July 1793
General de Division: 1 March 1795
Grand Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 1 June 1808
Died: 28 June 1816

Feriol (Francois)†

Born: 7 May 1739
General de Brigade: 19 April 1794
Died: 28 October 1813

Fernig (Jean Louis Joseph Cesar de)

Born: 12 August 1772
General de Brigade: 14 June 1813
Member of the Legion díHonneur: 25 March 1804
Died: 24 August 1847

Ferrand (Jean Henri Becays)

Born: 10 September 1736
Colonel: 1 August 1791
Marechal de Camp: 20 August 1792
General de Division: 15 May 1793
Died: 28 November 1805

Ferrand (Jacques)

Born: 14 November 1746
General de Brigade: 17 August 1793
General de Division: 8 September 1793
Died: 30 September 1804

Ferrand (Jean Louis)

Born: 13 December 1758
General de Brigade: 9 April 1794
General de Division: 5 October 1808
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 5 October 1808
Died: 7 November 1808

Ferrier (Gratien)

Born: 24 June 1771
Colonel: 29 October 1809 (In the service of Naples)
General de Brigade: 31 August 1809 (In the service of Naples)
Died: 2 December 1848

Ferrier du Chastelet (Pierre Joseph de)

Born: 25 May 1739
Colonel: 8 April 1779
Marechal de Camp: 21 September 1788
Lieutenant General: 7 September 1792
Died: 29 November 1828

Ferriere (Jacques ou Joseph Martin Madeleine)

Born: 3 February 1771
Colonel: 5 November 1806 (In the service of Holland)
General Major: 1 August 1809 (In the service of Holland)
General de Brigade: 11 November 1810 (In the service of France)
Member of the Legion díHonneur: 15 June 1804
Died: 17 October 1813 (Died of wounds received at Wachau)

Fery (Jean Baptiste Michel)

De Fezenac (Raymond Aimery Philippe Joseph)

Ficatier (Florentin)

Filhol de Camas (Jean Edmund)

Filon (Charles Francois)

Born: 17 November 1757
General de Brigade: 26 September 1793
Died: 10 September 1832

Fiorella (Pascal Antoine)

Born: 7 February 1752
Chef de Brigade: 27 February 1794 (46e demi-brigade de bataille)
General de Brigade: 17 September 1794
General de Division: 14 November 1797 (In the service of the Republique Cisalpine)
General de Brigadde: 27 March 1801 (In the service of France)
Lieutenant General: 30 April 1804 (In the service of Italy)
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 5 November 1804
Died: 3 March 1818

Fiteau (Edme Nicolas)

Flahaut de la Billarderie (Charles Auguste Joseph)

Born: 21 April 1785
Colonel: 13 May 1809
General de Brigade: 4 December1812
General de Division: 24 October 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 11 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Count of the Empire: 11 December 1813
Died: 1 September 1870

Flamand (Jean Francois)

Flers (Louis Charles de la Motte, Ango de)

Born: 12 June 1754
Colonel: 23 March 1792 (3e Regiment de Cavalerie)
Marechal de Camp: 25 August 1792
Died: 22 July 1794 (Executed)

Fleury (Francois Louis Teisseidre de)

Born: 28 August 1749
Colonel: January 1784 (Regiment de Pondichery)
Marechal de Camp: 30 June 1791
Died?

Folenay (Charles Francois Monin de)

Born 12 February 1734
Marechal de Caamp: 20 October 1790
Died: 5 June 1814

Fontaine (Francois Xavier Octavie)

Born: 7 November 1762
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade : 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 6 September 1798
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 25 December 1805
Baron of the Empire:
Died: 17 May 1812

Fontane dit Fontana (Jacques)

Born: 29 May 1765
Chef de Brigade: November 1801 (1er demi-brigade díInfanterie de Ligne)
General de Brigade: 7 September 1807
General de Division: 2 November 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 28 May 1810
Baron of the Empire: 26 April 1810
Died: 5 December 1833

Fontbonne (Alexandre Louis)

Born: 13 June 1750
Colonel: 12 September 1792
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: 8 April 1796 (Assassinated)

Forest (Jean Marie)

Born: 4 February 1752
General de Brigade: 11 June 1794
Died: 12 June 1799 (Died at the battle of Modene)

Forestier (Gaspard Francois)

Born: 14 March 1767
General de Brigade: 30 May 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 4 September 1808
Baron of the Empire: 25 November 1813
Died: 24 April 1832

Forestier (Francois Louis)

Born: 3 March 1776
General de Brigade: 19 November 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 22 August 1809
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Died: 5 February 1814 (Died of wounds received at the battle of Brienne)

Fornier d'Albe (Gaspard Hilarion)

Fornier dit Fenerols (Jacques Marguerite Etienne de)

Born: 28 December 1761
Chef de Brigade: 19 July 1795
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 15 June 1804
Died: 26 December 1806 (Killed at the combat of Golymin)

Fornier Valaurie (Dominique Casimir)

Born: 31 August 1763
General de Brigade:? April 1793
Died: 16 November 1811

Foubert de Bizy (Bruno Nicolas)

Born: 10 October 1733
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
General de Division: 13 June 1795
Died: 10 November 1818

Foucher de Careil (Louis Francois)

Born: 18 December 1762
Chef de Brigade: 1 June 1794 (6e Regiment d'Artillerie a Cheval)
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
General de Division: 3 March 1807
Baron of the Empire: May 1808
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 19 November 1813
Died: 22 August 1835

Fouler (Albert Louis Emmanuel de)

Fournier (Jean Louis)

Fournier Sarloveze (Francois)

Fournier Verrieres (Francois)

Born: 26 March 1741
General de Brigade: 16 October 1795
Died: ?

Foy (Maximilien Sebastien)

Franc d'Anglure (Jean Louis)

Born: 23 June 1741
Marechal de Camp: 1 January 1784
Lieutenant General: 6 February 1792
Died: 8 May 1814

Franceschi (Jean Baptiste Marie)

Born: 5 December 1766
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 7 July 1799
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 23 June 1810
Died: 19 March 1813

Franceschi-Delonne (Jean Baptiste)

Francois (Francois Petitjean, dit)

Born: 6 February 1741
General de Brigade: 25 February 1794
Died: 8 December 1794

Fregeville (Jean Henry Nicolas de Grandval de)

De Fregeville (Charles Louis Joseph de Gau)

Freire Pego (Francois Antoine)

Frere (Bernard Georges Francois)

Fresia (Maurice Ignace d'Oglianico)

Born: 1 August 1746
Colonel: 15 March 1793 (Regiment de Chablais Dragons)
General de Brigade: 14 December 1798
General de Brigade: 3 April 1802 (In the service of France)
General de Division: 3 June 1803
Grand Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 7 June 1808
Died: 3 November 1826

Fressinet (Philibert)

Born: 21 July 1767
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 10 June 1796
General de Brigade: 25 March 1799
General de Division: 6 September 1813
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 8 August 1813
Baron of the Empire: 3 May 1813
Died: 2 August 1821

Freytag (Francois Xavier Jacob)

Friant (Louis)

Born: 18 September 1758
General de Brigade: 3 August 1794
General de Division: 4 September 1799
Grand Eagle of the Legion díHonneur: 27 December 1805
Count of the Empire: 5 October 1808
Died: 24 June 1829

Friederichs (Jean Parfait)

Frimont (Maurice)

Born: 14 December 1747
General de Brigade: 26 November 1793
Died: 1 September 1811

Fririon (Francois Nicolas)

Born: 7 February 1766
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 9 March 1797
General de Brigade: 17 July 1800
General de Division: 21 July 1809
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 31 January 1810
Died: 25 September 1840

Fririon (Joseph Francois)

Froissard (Jean)

Born: 20 January 1759
General de Brigade: 8 April 1794
Died: 4 January 1800

Fromentin (Jacques Pierre)

Born: 2 August 1754
General de Brigade: 22 August 1793
General de Division: 22 September 1793
Died: 19 October 1830

Fruhinsholz (Jean Georges)

Born: 29 March 1769
General de Brigade: 16 October 1793
Died: 31 December 1823

Fugieres (Jean Urbain)

Furstemberg (Hensy Guillaume de)

Born: 19 May 1719
Chef de Brigade: 21 October 1793 (39e demi-brigade de Bataille)
General de Brigade: 3 March 1794
Member of the Legion díHonneur: 26 November 1803
Died: 6 September 1817

Fuzier (Louis)

Born: 30 October 1757
General de Brigade:† 4 May 1794
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 19 February 1835

Fyon (Jean Lambert Joseph)

Born: 1745
General de Brigade: 15 December 1792
Died: 2 September 1816

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2006

 

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