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Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Lemarie to Lynch

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.

Lemarie (Andre Joseph)

Born: 6 March 1738
General de Brigade: 15 September 1793
General de Division: 30 March 1794
Died: 24 October 1802

Lemarie (Simon Hubert Mairedit)

Born: 12 July 1755
General de Brigade: 27 January 1794
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 15 June 1804
Died: 21 June 1817

Le Marois (Jean Leonor Francois)

Born: 17 March 1776
Chef de Brigade: 13 January 1800
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
General de Division: 24 December 1805
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 23 August 1808
Count of the Empire: 15 June 1808
Died: 14 October 1836

Lemoine (Louis)

Born: 23 November 1754
General de Brigade: 1 September 1793
General de Division: 1 January 1796
Member of the Legion d’Honneur:
Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur: |
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur:
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur:
Baron of the Empire:
Count of the Empire:
Died: 23 July 1842

Le Monnier (Rene Nicolas Monnier dit)

Born: 27 February 1741
General de Brigade: 5 October 1793
General de Division: 28 January 1794
Member of the Legion d’Honneur:
Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur:
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur:
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur:
Baron of the Empire:
Count of the Empire:
Died: 15 September 1819

Le Mouton de Boisdeffre (Louis Rene)

Born: 15 February 1744
Colonel: 5 February 1792
Marechal de Camp: 22 July 1792
General de Division:
Member of the Legion d’Honneur:
Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur:
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur:
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur:
Baron of the Empire:
Count of the Empire:
Died: 26 May 1814

Lemoyne (Marc Antoine)

Born: 15 August 1741
Chef de Brigade: 26 January 1796
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Division:
Member of the Legion d’Honneur:
Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur:
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur:
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur:
Baron of the Empire:
Count of the Empire:
Died: 19 April 1817

Lenglentier (Charles Philibert de)

Born: 1 September 1728
Marechal de Camp: 7 September 1792
General de Division: 8 March 1793
Died: 11 February 1796

Lenoir de la Crotchetier (Michel Etienne Francois)

Born: 11 January 1765
General de Brigade: 19 August 1793 |
Died: April 1797

Leorier (Joseph Placide Alexandre)

Born: 30 July 1772
Chef de Brigade: 26 April 1794 (1er Demi-Brigade deBataille)
General de Brigade: 27 January 1794 (Refused the promotion)
Died: ?

Lepaige (Jean Francois)

Born: 19 January 1739 Colonel: 20 June 1803
(2e Regiment d’Artillerie de la Marin)
General de Brigade: 5 August 1804
Count of the Empire:
Died: 10 January 1814

Lepic (Louis)

Lepin (Pierre Henri)  

Lepine (Joseph Francois Antoine Gabriel)

Born: 8 January 1736
General de Brigade: 26 August 1793
Died: 1 June 1797

Lequoy (Louis)

Born: 7 June 1755
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Division: 30 July 1793
Died: 2 April 1835

Le Ris de la Chapelette (Albert Auguste)

Born: 24 January 1734
Colonel: 24 October 1792
General de Brigade: 25 April 1793
Died: 23 October 1811

Lerivint (Gabriel Jacques)

Born: 2 April 1741
General de Brigade: 10 January 1794
Died 14 June 1823

Lery (Francois Joseph d’Estienne de Chaussegros)

Born: 11 September 1754
Chef de Brigade: 19 December 1795
General de Brigade: July 1796
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 25 December 1805
Baron of the Empire: 4 January 1811
Died: 5 September 1824

Leschelle (Jean)

Born: 2 April 1760
General de Brigade: 17 August 1793
General de Division: 30 September 1793
Died 19 February 1794

L’Escuyer (Charles Louis Joseph d’Hagnicourt)

Born: 4 December 1741
Colonel: 5 November 1792
General de Brigade: 1 April 1793
Died: 13 August 1793 (Executed)

Le Senecal (George Hyppolyte)

Born: 7 August 1767
General de Brigade: 1 July 1809
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 21 June 1813
Baron of the Empire: 3 February 1813
Died: 25 July 1836

Lespinasse (Augustin)

Born: 8 October 1737
Colonel: 1 January 1791 (5e Regiment d’Artillerie a Pied)
Chef de Brigade: 26 March 1793 (2e Regiment d’Artillerie a Pied)
General de Brigade: 18 February 1794
General de Division: 9 June 1794
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 23 May 1808
Died: 23 November 1816

Lestrade (Claude Aimable Vincent de Roqueplant)

Born: 6 April 1729
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 12 july 1792
Died: 3 December 1819

Lestranges (Louis charles Cesar de Beaudine de Romanet)

Born: 12 May 1749
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: April 1815

Lesuire (Joseph Mathurin Fidele)

Born: 26 May 1764
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 9 April 1794
General de Brigade: 21 August 1794
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 12 November 1811
Died: 19 April 1832

Letanduere (Antoine Auguste Desherbiers)

Born: 4 April 1749
General de Brigade: 21 June 1793
Died: 16 February 1794 (Executed)

Letellier (Henry)

Born: 19 February 1783
General de Brigade: 4 August 1813
Died: 9 July 1818 (Commited suicide)

Letort (Louis Michel)

Le Tourneur (Francois Louis Honore)

Born: 15 March 1751
Chef de Brigade: 27 May 1797
General de Brigade: 9 June 1797
Died: 4 October 1817

Letourneur (Francois Joseph Alexandre)

Leval (Jean Francois)

Born: 18 April 1762
Chef de Brigade: 12 March 1793 (90e Regiment d’Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 2 October 1793
General de Division: 30 July 1799
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 15 November 1808
Baron of the Empire: 28 May 1809
Died: 9 July 1834

Levasseur (Victor)

Born: 7 March 1772
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 16 May 1800
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 10 March 1808
Died: 13 September 1811

Levavasseur (Pierre Leon)

Born: 9 March 1756
Chef de Brigade: 11 February 1796
General de Brigade: 29 January 1800
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804 |
Died: 18 July 1808

L’Eveille (Jean Pierre Baptiste)

Born: ?
General de Brigade: 20 March 1796
Died: 7 May 1802

Le Veneur de Tillieres (Alexis Paul Michel Tanneguy)

Born: 28 September 1746
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 19 June 1792
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur:
Died: 26 May 1833

Levesque de La ferriere (Louis Marie)

L'Heritier (Samuel Francois)

L'Hermitte D’Aubigny (Pierre Francois)

Born: 19 April 1745
Colonel: 10 November 1792 (2e Regiment d’Artillerie de la Marin)
General de Brigade: 28 March 1800
Died: 30 September 1810

L'Huillier (Francois)      

Liancourt (Francois Alexandre Frederic de la Rochefoucault)

Born: 11 January 1747
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 13 May 1792
Died: 27 March 1827

Liebault (Charles Antoine)

Born: 4 November 1771
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 30 June 1799
Died: 30 April 1811

Liebert (Jean Jacques)

Born: 8 August 1758
General de Brigade: 1 October 1793
General de Division: 28 January 1794
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 22 October 1808
Baron of the Empire: 2 May 1808
Died: 7 December 1814

Liegard (Francois)

Born: 24 January 1745
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 11 April 1795
General de Brigade: 17 March 1797
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur:
Baron of the Empire: 2 January 1814
Died: 9 August 1816

Ligier - Belair (Louis)

Born: 11 July 1762
Chef de Brigade: 8 December 1799
General de Brigade: 15 November 1806
General de Division: 31 July 1810
Baron of the Empire: 10 February 1809
Died: 4 December 1835

Ligniville (Rene Charles Elisabeth de)

Born: 22 February 1760
Colonel: 21 October 1791 (Regiment de Conde)
Marechal de Camp: 13 January 1792
Lieutenant General: 7 September 1792 :
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 28 January 1809
Died: 14 September 1813

Lion (Jean Dieudonne)

Livron (Pierre Gaston Henry)

Born: 3 October 1770
General de Brigade: 19 March 1813
Died: 3 August 1831

Lochet (Pierre Charles) – 94e Regiment d'Infanterie de Ligne

Loison (Louis Henry)

Born: 13 May 1771
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: May 1793
General de Brigade: 26 August 1795
General de Division: 25 September 1799
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 14 April 1810
Died: 30 December 1816

Lombard (Antoine de Sagne)

Born: 16 August 1756
Chef de Brigade: 14 January 1793
General de Brigade: 1 October 1793
General de Division: 12 November 1793
Died: 16 August 1842

Lonchamp (Louis)

Lorcet (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 17 March 1768
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 21 May 1794
General de Brigade: 30 July 1799
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1810
Died: 4 December 1822

Lorencez (Guillaume Latrille de)

Lorge (Jean Thomas Guillaume)

Born: 22 November 1767
General de Brigade: 25 September 1793
General de Division: 4 April 1799
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 13 February 1811
Died: 28 November 1826

Loubat de Bohan (Jean Claude)

Born: 28 November 1754
Colonel: 29 October 1792 (9e Regiment de Cavalerie)
General de Brigade: 20 May 1793
Member of the Legion d’Honneur: 6 November 1805
Died: 12 October 1839

Loverdo (Nicolas)   

Lubienski (Thomas)

Luckner (Nicolas)

Born: 12 January 1722
Lieutenant General: 20 June 1763 |
Marechal de France: 28 December 1791
Died: 4 January 1794 (Executed)

Lucotte (Edme Aime)

Ludot (Denis Eloi)

Lynch (Isidore)

Born: 8 June 1755
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 1 April 1791
Marechal de Camp: 6 February 1792
General de Division: 9 March 1793
Died: 8 August 1838

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: January 2007

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