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Jean Mathieu Philibert SÉRURIER

French Jean Mathieu Philibert SÉRURIER

Marshal of France

Source :  Vendée Militaire

Born: on December 08, 1742 in Laon, France
Died: on December 21, 1819 in Paris, France


Biography

Sérurier was born at Laon on 8 December 1742, the son of Mathieu-Guillaume Sérurier. The family formed part of the minor provincial nobility, his father holding the title Seigneur de Sort and the job of mole-catcher to the king's breeding stud. After 1750 his father's title became Seigneur de Saint-Gobert. Sérurier got a good education and was of sober character.

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