Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Jablonowski to Jurgy de la Varenne

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.

Jablonowski (Ladislas Francois Constantin)

Born: 5 October 1769
Chef de Brigade: 4 January 1798
General de Brigade: 20 May 1800
Died: 6 September 1802

Jacob (Maximilien Henri Nicolas)

Born: February 1765
General de Brigade: 5 September 1793
Died: 9 October 1796 (Executed)

Jacob (Philippe Joseph)

Born: 10 February 1765
General de Brigade: 30 July 1793
General de Division: 5 September 1793
Member of the Legiond'Honneur: 17 July 1804
Died: 9 January 1826

Jacobe de Trigny (Augustin Jean Baptiste)

Born: 14 December 1751
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Brigade: 13 June 1795
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 12 November 1814

Jacopin (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 20 October 1755
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 28 November 1793
General de Brigade: 10 January 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 28 May 1811

Jacquemard (Nicolas)

Jacquet (Jean Pierre)

Born: 5 May 1779
Colonel : 6 October 1806 (1er Regiment de Hussards Italien)
Marechal de Camp: 10 February 1812 (In the service of the kingdom of Italy)
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 12 May 1813
Died: 15 May 1829

Jacquin (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 166 December 1759
General de Brigade: 30 May 1808
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 2 November 1808
Died: 3 March 1841

Jacquinot (Charles Claude)

Jalras (Francois)

Born: 10 May 1750
Chef de Brigade: 30 June 1796
General de Brigade: 1 February 1805
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 7 December 1803
Baron of the Empire: 7 December 1811
Died: 16 April 1817

Jamin (Jean Baptiste) �����

Jamin de Bermuy (Jean Baptiste Auguste Marie)

Born: 17 February 1775
Colonel: 7 December 1807 (Regiment de Chevau-Legers de la Garde Napolitaine)
Marechal de Campp: 17 November 1810 (In thhe service of Spain)
General de Brigade: 20 January 1814 (In the service of France)
Died: 18 June 1815 (Killed at the battle of Waterloo)

Jan de la Hamelinaye (Jacques Felix)

Born: 2 February 1769
General de Brigade: 12 June 1809
General de Division: 13 January 1814
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Chevalier of the Empire: 15 July 1810
Baron of the Empire: 4 January 1811
Died: 14 April 1861

Janssens (Jean Guillaume)

Born: 12 October 1762
Lieutenant General: 28 May 1807
General de Division: 11 November 1810 (In the service of France)
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 16 May 1811
Died: 3 May 1838

Jardon (Henry Antoine)

Born: 3 February 1768
Chef de Brigade: 1 April 1793 (Legion Liegeoise)
General de Brigade: 3 March 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 5 March 1809 (Killed at thr combat of Negrolos)

Jarry (Antoine Anatole Gedeon)

Born: 10 October 1764
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 1 February 1807
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 5 December 1805
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Died: 23 January 1819

Jarry de Vrigny de la Villette (Francois)

Born: ? 1733
Colonel: 30 March 1790 (In the service of Prussia)
Marechal de Camp: 7 May 1792
Died:? 1807

Jaucourt (Arnail Francois)

Born: 14 November 1757
Marechal de Camp: 6 February 1792
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: May 1808
Died: 5 February 1852

Jaucourt � Latour (Jacques Louis)

Jeanin (Jean Baptiste)

Jeannet (Louis Francois)

Born: 5 November 1768
Chef de Brigade : 7 September 1793
General de Brigade: 15 March 1814
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 5 December 1813
Died: 3 July 1832

Jenin (Jean Louis)

Born: 31 January 1745
Marechal de Camp: 15 July 1792
Died: ?

Joba (Dominique)

Born: 19 November 1759
Chef de Brigade: November 1793
General de Brigade: 18 August 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 6 September 1809 (Killed at the combat of San Gregorio)

Joly (Thomas)

Born: 11 August 1748
General de Brigade: 1 July 1793
Died: 9 January 1820

Joly (Etienne)

Jomard (Jacques)

Born: 27 January 1768
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 26 October 1793
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 21 January 1817

Jomini (Antoine Henri de)

Born: 6 March 1779
General de Brigade: 7 December 1810
Member of the Legion d'Honneur:� 14 May 1807
Baron of the Empire: 27 July 1808
Died: 22 March 1869

Jordy (Nicolas Louis)

Born: 14 September 1758
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 21 July 1793
General de Brigade: 4 January 1794
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 15 June 1804
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 12 November 1811
Died: 7 June 1825

Josnet de Laviolais (Jean Louis Gaspard)

Born: 22 January 1753
General de Brigade: 2 March 1794
Died: 9 January 1822

Jouan (Jacques Casimir)

Joubert (Barthelemy Catherine)

Born: 14 April 1769
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 24 December 1795
General de Division: 7 December 1796
Died: 13 August 1799 (Killed at the battle of Novi)

Joubert (Joseph Antoine Rene de)

Joubert de la Salette (Pierre Joseph)

Born: 3 September 1743
General de Brigade: 11 August 1793
Died: 4 February 1833

Jouffroy (Jean Pierre de)

Born: 20 July 1766
Colonel: 29 October 1803
General de Brigade: 23 June 1811
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 7 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: 9 December 1809
Died: 30 September 1846

Jourdan (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 29 April 1762
General de Brigade: 27 May 1793
General de Division: 30 July 1793
Marechal of the Empire: 19 May 1804
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur: 2 February 1805
Count of the Empire
Died: 23 November 1833

Julhien (Joseph Francois Benigne)

Born: 25 February 1763
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 25 February 1797
General de Brigade: 5 July 1800
Died:23 July �1818

Jullien de Bidon (Louis Joseph Victor)

Born: 12 March 1764
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 19 May 1839

Jumel (Jean Marie)

Born: 2 August 1772
General de Brigade: 25 September 1810
Chevalier of the Legion d'Honneur: 7 May 1810
Died: 3 April 1825

Jumilhac (Antoine Pierre Joseph Chapelle de)

Born: 31 August 1764
General de Brigade: 18 August 1813
Chevalier of the Legion d'Honneur: 11 October 1812
Died: 19 February 1826

Junot (Jean Andoche)

Born: 25 March 1771
Chef de Brigade: 10 May 1796
General de Brigade: 9 January 1799
General de Division: 20 November 1801
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur: 2 February 1805
Grand Officer of the Empire: Colonel General des Hussards: 6 July 1804
Died: 29 July 1813

Jurgy de la Varenne (Louis Charles)

Born: 25 February 1726
Colonel: 20 March 1787
Marechal de Camp: 8 March 1793
Died: 4 March 1805

 

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: October 2006

 

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