Seignelay, Jean-Baptiste Colbert, marquis de, 1651-1690

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1683-1690 Secretary of State of the Navy.

Epithet: French politician

Title: 2nd Marquis de Seignelay

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x00031d

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referencedIn Denonville, Jacques René de Brisay, marquis de, 1637-1710. Letters : Québec, from the marquis de Denonville, to M. Arnoul, Intendant de la Marine, Rochefort, [France] 1686 May 8-1686 Nov. 14. Newberry Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS original letters; 1621-1851. Fr. The writers are: 1. J. V. B. van Heuvel to Prince Maurice of Nassau; Soest, 23 Mar. [? 1621]; with seals, f. 1. 2. Prince Frederic Henry of Nassau to Constantin Huygens, Heer van Zuylichem; Boxtel, "du C..., 1621-1851 British Library
referencedIn PAPERS in French relating to operations of the French navy, principally against the Algerines, viz.: 1. Letters and memoirs of M. Arnoul, Intendant Général des Galères de France, relating to movements of the Corsairs; 1669, f. 1. 2. Letters and despa..., 1669-1686 British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS autograph letters; 1562-1783, viz.: 1. A[mbrose Dudley, Earl of ] Warwick to "le Comte de Ringroffe" [Rhinegrave], sending him news of a victory of the Admiral [Coligny] and Monsr Dandelot, etc.; Havre de Grâce, 22 Jan. 1562. Fr. f. 1. ..., 1562-1783 British Library
referencedIn Colbert de Mauléurier, François Edward, 1633-1693. Letter, 1684 March 9, Paris, to an unknown recipient. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn ORIGINAL letters in French, chiefly relating to French naval affairs; 1664-1756, viz.: 1. [Jean François Tremolet, Baron, afterwards Marquis de] Montpezat, concerning the ravages of the plague in Holland; Dunkirk, 23 July, 1664, f. 1. 2. [Jean Baptis..., 1664-1756 British Library
creatorOf Vol. VII (ff. 220+93*+93**). 1680-1685.Army; England: William III of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Blathwayt: 1663-1712, n.d.William Blathwayt, Secretary at War: Correspondence and papers: 1663-1712, n.d.includes:ff. 1, 3-4v, 7-8v, 11, 18-..., 1680-1685 British Library
creatorOf Seignelay, Jean-Baptiste Colbert, marquis de, 1651-1690. Memorandum : Sceaux (Hauts-de-Seine), 1683 29 July. Newberry Library
referencedIn LETTER-BOOK of John Wallis, D.D., Savilian Professor of Astronomy at Oxford, decipherer of political correspondence to the government, etc., containing originals and copies of ciphered letters, with decipherings and keys, and including covering and o..., 1651-1701 British Library
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Targny, abbé de. Manuscrits acquits par le Roy depuis 1668, [not before 1734]. Newberry Library
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Hague, the Netherlands
Netherlands, Europe
Londonderry, Ireland
Ireland, Europe
Algiers, Africa
Magdeburg, Germany
Iroquoian Indians--History--17th century
Manuscripts, French
Iroquoian Indians--Wars--17th century


Birth 1651-11-01

Death 1690-11-03





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