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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 d'Honneur : 14 June 1804
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 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 d'Infanterie Legere)
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Infanterie de Ligne)
General de Brigade: 7 September 1807
General de Division: 2 November 1813
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 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 d'Honneur: 26 November 1803
Died: 6 September 1817

Fuzier (Louis)

Born: 30 October 1757
General de Brigade:� 4 May 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 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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