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Cavalier, Jeanlocked

(1681–1740)
  • Francis Espinasse
  • , revised by Randolph Vigne

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Cavalier, Jean (1681–1740), army officer and leader of the Camisard rising in France, was born on 28 November 1681 at Mas Roux, Ribaute, near Anduze, Languedoc, subsequently in the département of Gard, the son of Antoine Cavalier, a small farmer, and his wife, ...

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