French Imperial Nobility1-2

List of Titles granted during the French Empires.

Ducs de L'Empire - Chef de gueules seme' d'etoiles d'argent.

 

 First Empire creations.

 

1.  Arrighi de Casanova, Jean-Thomas (alias Toussaint), created Duc de Padoue 24 april 1808, (1778 Corte, Corse - 1853 Paris), married with issue.

2.  Augereau, Pierre-Francois-Charles, created Duc de Castiglione 26 april 1808, (1757 Paris -1816 Seine-et-marne), married with issue.

3. Bessieres, Jean-Baptiste, created Duc d'Istrie 28 may 1809, (1768 Preyssac, Lot - 1813), married with issue.

4. de Caulaincourt de Vicence, Armand-Louis-Augustin, created Duc de Vicence 7 june 1808, (1772 Caulaincourt, Aisne - 1827 Paris), married with issue.

5. Clarke d'Hunebourg de Feltre, Henri-Jacques-Guillaume, created Comte de l'empire 24 April 1808, Duc de Feltre 15 august 1809, (1765 Landrecies, Nord - 1818 Neuviller, Bas-Rhin), married with issue.

6. de Cosse-Brissac, Augustin-Marie-Paul-Petronille, created Baron de l'empire 9 september 1810, Comte de l'empire 20 february 1812, Duc de Brissac 1815., (1775 Paris - 1848), married with issue.

7. Dalberg, Emeric-Joseph-Wolfgang-Geribert, created Duc de l'empire 14 april 1810, (1773 Mayence, Germany - 1833 Wroms), married with issue.

8. Decres, Denis, created Comte de l'empire june 1808, Duc de l'empire 28 april 1813, (1766 Chaumont, Haute-Marne - 1820 Paris), married.

9. Fouche d'Otrante, Joseph, created Comte de l'empire 24 april 1808, Duc d'Otrante 15 august 1809, (1754 la Martoniere, Loire-Inferieure -1820 Trieste ), married with issue.

10. Gaudin, Martin-Michel-Charles, created Comte de l'empire 26 april 1808, Duc de Gaete 15 august 1809, (1756 Saint-Denis - 1841 Gennevilliers), married with issue.

11. Girard, Jean-Baptiste, created Baron de l'empire 26 october 1808, Duc de Ligny 21 june 1815, (1776 Aulps, Var - 1815 Paris), married with issue.

12. Jannot de Moncey de Conegliano, Bon-Adrien, created Duc de Conegliano 2 july 1808, (1754 Plessis, Doubs - 1842 paris), married with issue.

13. Josephine, Empress (de Taschier de la Pagerie), created Duchesse de Navarre 9 april 1810, married with issue.

14. Junot d'Abrantes, Jean-Andoche, created Duc d'Abrantes 15 January 1809, (1771 Bussy-le-Grand, Cote d'Or - 1813), married with issue.

15. Kellermann de Valmy, Francois-Christophe, created Duc de Valmy may 1808, (1735 Strasbourg - 1820 Paris), married with issue.

16. Lannes de Montebello, Jean, created Duc de Montebello 15 june 1808, (1769 Lectoure - 1809 Ebersdorf, Austria), married with issue.

17. Le Brun de Plaisance, Charles-Francois, created Duc de Plaisance 24 april 1808, (1739 Saint-Sauveur-Landelin, Manche - 1824 Saint-Mesme, Seine-et-Oise), married with issue.

18. Lefebvre de Dantzig, Francois-Joseph, created Duc de Dantzig 10 september 1808, (1755 Rouffach , Haut-Rhin - 1820 Paris), married with issue.

19. Litta, Marchese Antonio, created Comte de l'empire 12 april 1809, Duc de l'empire 28 february 1810, (1748 - 1820), married with issue.

20. MacDonald de Tarente, Jacques-Etienne-Joseph-Alexandre, created Duc de Tarente 9 december 1809, (1765 Sedan, Ardennes - 1840 Courcelles-le-Roi, Loiret), married with issue.

21. Maret de Bassano, Hughes-Bernard, created Comte de l'empire 3 may 1809, Duc de Bassano 15 august 1809, (1763 Dijon -1839 Paris), married with issue.

22. Melzi d'Eril de Lodi, Francois-Louis-Joseph, Comte Melzi d'Eril, created Duc de Lodi 20 december 1807..

23. Michel du Roc de Frioul, Geraud-Christophe, created Duc de Frioul may 1808, (1772 Pont-a-Mousson, Meurthe -1813 Mackersdorff, Saxe), married with issue.

24. Mortier de Trevise Edouard-Adolphe-Casimir-Joseph, created Duc de Trevise 2 july 1808, Baron-pair par ordonnance royale 16 july 1824. (1768 Cateau-Cambresis -1835 Paris), married with issue.

25. Nompere de Champagny de Cadore, Jean-Baptiste, created Comte de l'empire 24 april 1808, Duc de Cadore 15 april 1809, (1756 Roanne -1834 Paris), married with issue.

26. Oudinot de Reggio, created Comte de l'empire 2 july 1808, Duc de Reggio 14 april 1810, (1767 Bar-le-Duc - 1847 Paris), married with issue.

27. Pauline Bonaparte, created Duchesse de Guastalla 30 march 1806, (1780 Ajaccio - 1825 Florence), married with issue.

28. Perrin de Bellune, Claude-Victor, created Duc de Bellune 10 september 1808, pair au titre ducal par lettres patentes du 31 august 1817, (1764 Lamarche, Vosges -1841 Paris), married with issue.

29. Regnier de Massa, Claude-Ambroise, created Comte de l'empire 24 april 1808, Duc de Massa 15 august 1809, (1736 Blamont, Meuse - 1814 Paris), married with issue.

30. Regnier de Gronau, Nicolas-Francois-Sylvestre, created Comte de l'empire, Duc de Massa 7 march 1815, (1783 Blamont, Meuse - 1851 Moncontour, Indre-et-Loire), married with issue.

31. Savary, Anne-Jean-Marie-Rene, created Duc de Rovigo may 1808, (1774 Marcq, Ardennes - 1833 Paris), married with issue.

32. Soult de Dalmatie, Nicolas-Jean-de-Dieu, created Duc de Dalmatie, 22 june 1808, (1769 Saint-Amant-la-Bastide, Tarn - 1851 Soult-Berg, Tarn), married with issue.

33. Suchet d'Albufera, Louis-Gabriel, created Comte de l'empire 24 june 1808, Duc de l'empire et d'Albufere 11 january 1813, (1772 Lyon -1826 Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhone), married with issue.

34. de Tascher de la Pagerie, Marie-Rose-Josephe, created Duchesse de Navarre 9 april 1810, (1763 Trois-Ilets, Martinique - 1814 Malmaison, Seine-et-Oise), married with issue.

35. Viesse de Marmont de Raguse, Auguste-Frederic-Louis, created Duc de Rasguse 18 june 1808, (1774 Chatillon-sur-Seine - 1852 Venise), married.

36. Visconti, Charles-Marcel-Emile, Conte Visconti di Modrone, dreated dUC DE L'EMPIRE 1813, duc par diplome de l'empereur d'Autriche 18 may 1816, (died 1836), married.

 

Reference: Armorial du Premier Empire, Vte A. Reverend, Editions Champion, Paris, 1974.