French Generals

Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Sabardin to Saynet Wittgenstein

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.

 

Sabardin (Joseph Francois Claude)

Born: 18 March 1746
General de Brigade: 25 September 1793
Died: 4 May 1829

Sabatier (Just Pasteur)

Sabatier (Jean Isaac)

Born: 4 May 1756
General de Brigade: 19 November 1793
Died: 18 June 1829

Sablonet (Christophe Cortasse)

Born: 26 June 1736
Colonel: 12 August 1772 (Regiment de la Martinique)
Marechal de Camp: 21 September 1788
Died: 20 June 1793 (Died of wounds)

Saboureux de Fontenay (Georges Philippe)

Born: 12 February 1742
Marechal de Camp: 19 September 1792
Died: 5 January 18061806

Sabrevois d’Oyenville (Jacques Henri)

Born: 10 December 1727
Colonel: 4 July 1774
Marechal de Camp: 27 October 1792
Died: ?

Sahuc (Louis Michel Antoine)

Sahuguet (Jean Joseph Francois Leonard Damarzit de Laroche)

Born: 18 June 1749
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 9 April 1795
General de Brigade: 13 June 1795
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 16 August 1830

Saint Cyr Nugues (Cyr Baron Nugues dit)

Born: 18 October 1774
General de Brigade: 6 August 1811
Chevalier of the Empire18 August 1810:
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 18 July 1809
Baron of the Empire: 13 July 1811
Died: 25 July 1842

Saint Fief (Charles Barthelemy)

Born: 28 November 1752
AdjudantGeneral Colonel: 9 September 1792
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: ?

Saint Genies (Jean Marie Noel Delisle de Falcon)

Saint Germain (Antoine Louis Decrest)

Saint Hilaire (Louis Vincent Joseph Le Blond)

Born: 4 September 1766
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 3 December 1794
General de Brigade: 26 September 1795
General de Division: 27 December 1799
Grand Eagle of the Legion d’Honneur: 27 December 1805
Count of the Empire: 27 November 1808
Died: 5 June 1809 (Died of wounds)

Saint Hillier (Antoine)

Born: 2 July 1737
Marechal de Camp: 10 October 1792
General de Division: 15 May 1793
Died: 25 July 1803

Saint Jean (Francois Joseph)

Born: 17 December 1744
Marechal de Camp: 5 September 1792
Died: ?

Saint Laurent (Louis Joseph Auguste Gabriel)

Born: 29 June 1763
Chef de Brigade: 23 January 1795
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
General de Division: 11 July 1807
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 14 April 1810
Died: 1 September 1832

Saint Martin (Alexis)

Born: 8 October 1723
General de Brigade: 30 July 1793
Died: ?

Saint Martin (Jacques Louis)

Born: 9 February 1749
AdjudantGeneral Colonel: 20 September 1792
Marechal de Camp: 8 March 1793
Died: 9 December 1828

Saint Paul (Francois Houze)

Born: 20 February 1727
Colonel: 22 May 1788
Marechal de Camp: 16 May 1792
Died: ?

Saint Quentin (Claude Marie)

Born: 26 February 1739
Colonel: 14 January 1793 (56e Regiment d’Infanterie)
Marechal de Camp: 8 March 1793
Died: 15 April 1823

Saint Remy (Maurice Louis)

Born: 11 April 1769
General de Brigade: 23 March 1814
Died: 31 October 1841

Saint Sulpice (Raymond Gaspard de Bonardi)

Sainte Suzanne (Gilles Joseph Martin Bruneteau)

Born: 7 March 1760
General de Brigade: 18 October 1795
General de Division: 2 August 1796
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 10 March 1808
Died: 26 August 1830

Saligny (Charles)

Born: 12 September 1772
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 26 September 1799
General de Division: 1 February 1805
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 25 February 1809

Salle (Adrien Nicolas Piedefer)

Born: 11 February 1735
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1791
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 23 October 1818

Salle (Jean Charlemagne Maynier de la)

Born: 20 May 1749
Marechal de Camp: 7 August 1790
Died: 14 January 1819

Salme (Jean Baptiste)

Salomon (Francois Nicolas de)

Born: 21 September 1739
General de Brigade: 27 April 1793
General de Division: 30 July 1793
Died: 21 November 1799

Salva (Antoine)

Born: 7 March 1744
Chef de Brigade: 26 May 1795
General de Brigade: 11 January 1800
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 5 March 1806

Sandos (Thomas Chegaray)

Born: 25 March 1756
Chef de Brigade: 10 August 1793
General de Brigade: 13 June 1795
Died: 8 February 1797 (Died of wounds)

Sandoz (Claude Francois Thomas)

Born: 1 April 1756
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 27 April 1793
General de Brigade: 13 June 1795
Died: ?

Sanson (Nicolas Antoine)

Born: 7 December 1756
Chef de Brigade: 21 February 1797
General de Brigade: 11 August 1799
General de Division: 1 July 1807
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 19 March 1808
Died: 29 October 1824

Santerre (Antoine Joseph)

Born: 16 March 1752
Marechal de Camp: 11 October 1792
Died: 6 February 1809

Sarrazin (Jean)

Born: 15 August 1770
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 23 August 1798
Died: 11 November 1848

Sarret (Henry Amable Alexandre)

Born: 6 September 1767
General de Brigade: 7 October 1793
Died: 6 April 1794

Sarrut (Jacques Thomas)

Saudeur (Adrien Joseph)

Saunier (Louis Francois)

Born: 11 February 1761
Colonel :29 April 1808 (4e Legion de Gendarmerie)
General de Brigade: 23 November 1811
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 4 May 1813
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Died: 4 September 1841

Sauret (Pierre Francois)

Born: 23 March 1742
Chef de Brigade: 19 May 1793
General de Brigade: 5 October 1793
General de Division: 23 December 1793
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 28 June 1813
Died: 18 June 1818

Sauriat (Jean Charles)

Born: 3 November 1753
General de Brigade: 21 February 1794
Died: 24 September 1832

Sautter (Francois Jean)

Born: 8 April 1746
General de Brigade: 25 September 1793
Died: 20 April 1819

Sauviac (Joseph Alexandre Belveze de Larue)

Born: 19 December 1757
AdjudantGeneral Chef de Brigade: 16 June 1793
General de Brigade: 13 May 1794
General de Division: 11 October 1794
Died: 1817

Savary (Anne Jean Marie Rene)

Born: 26 April 1774
Chef de Brigade: 29 January 1800
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
General de Division: 1 February 1805
Grand Cross of the Legion d’Honneur: 25 February 1807
Ducde Rovigo: 23 May 1808
Died: 2 June 1833

Savournin (Jean Baptiste Auguste Reynaud)

Born: 6 November 1744
Chef de Brigade: 12 January 1794
General de Brigade: 10 march 1797
Died: 6 July 1804

Saynet Wittgenstein (Georges Ernest)

Born: 23 September 1735
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1780
Lieutenant General: 18 July 1791
Died: 10 August 1792 (Executed)

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: August 2007

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