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D'Ivernois, Sir Francis (1757–1842), political exile and politician in Geneva, was born François d'Ivernois at Geneva on 9 April 1757, the fifth of eight children of François-Henri d'Ivernois (1722–1778), merchant, and his wife, Marianne Dehors (1727–1796). During the 1760s his father became a leading figure in the ...

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Duroveray, Jacques-Antoine (1747–1814), political exile and politician in Geneva, was born at Geneva into a poor labouring family. Little is known about Duroveray's early life, aside from his education in law at the Collège de Genève and his qualification as an advocate in 1771. In spite of his youth he was named from 1766 among the leaders of the ...

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