Cambacérès, Jean Jacques Régis de

Cambacérès, Jean Jacques Régis de, Duke of Parma, born at Montpellier; bred to the legal profession, took a prominent part as a lawyer in the national Convention; after the Revolution of the 18th Brumaire, was chosen second consul; was sincerely attached to Napoleon; was made by him High Chancellor of the Empire as well as Duke of Parma; his “Projet de Code” formed the basis of the Code Napoléon (1753-1824).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Calvinism
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Cambacérès, Jean Jacques Régis de
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Cambridge
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Cambridge, first Duke of
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Cambridge University
Cambridgeshire