Edgeworth, Henry Essex


Edgeworth, Henry Essex
Edgeworth, Henry Essex
Confessor of Louis XVI, and vicar-general of the Diocese of Paris at the height of the French Revolution (1745-1807)

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  • EDGEWORTH, HENRY ESSEX —    known as the Abbé Edgeworth, born in Ireland, son of a Protestant clergyman; educated at the Sorbonne, in Paris; entered the priesthood, and became the confessor of Louis XVI., whom he attended on the scaffold; exclaimed as the guillotine came …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Henry Essex Edgeworth —     Henry Essex Edgeworth     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Henry Essex Edgeworth     Better known as L ABBÉ EDGEWORTH DE FIRMONT     Confessor of Louis XVI, and vicar general of the Diocese of Paris at the height of the French Revolution, b. at… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Henry Essex Edgeworth — Henri Edgeworth de Firmont Pour les articles homonymes, voir Edgeworth. Henry Essex Edgeworth …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henry Essex Edgeworth — (1745 ndash; 22 May 1807), also known as L Abbé Edgeworth de Firmont, was a Catholic priest and confessor of Louis XVI. [ [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/05283a.htm Henry Essex Edgeworth] Catholic Encyclopedia article] He was born in… …   Wikipedia

  • Edgeworth de Firmont — Henri Edgeworth de Firmont Pour les articles homonymes, voir Edgeworth. Henry Essex Edgeworth …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Edgeworth — may refer to:;People * Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845 ndash;1926), Irish statistician and economist * Henry Essex Edgeworth (1745 ndash;1807), Catholic priest and confessor of Louis XVI * Maria Edgeworth (1767 ndash;1849), novelist * Richard… …   Wikipedia

  • Edgeworth — This most interesting name, of Anglo Saxon origin, is a locational name from Edgeworth, in Gloucestershire, which appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Egesworde ; and in Lancashire, recorded as Eggewrthe in the Book of Fees (1212). The… …   Surnames reference

  • Edgeworth — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Edgeworth est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845 1926), statisticien et économiste. Henry Essex… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henri Essex Edgeworth de Firmont — Henri Edgeworth de Firmont Pour les articles homonymes, voir Edgeworth. Henry Essex Edgeworth …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henri Edgeworth De Firmont — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Edgeworth. Henry Essex Edgeworth …   Wikipédia en Français


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