Aguesseau, Henri-François


Aguesseau, Henri-François
(1668-1751)
   Studied law; appointed third barrister of the Parliament of Paris, 1690; and attorney-general, 1700. Seventeen years later became chancellor. His opposition to Law's financial scheme brought about his temporary disgrace. Reappointed after the failure of Law's bank, and retired, 1722. Joined the administration again in 1727 as minister of justice, and finally retired, 1750.
   Index: F On French Parliaments, 153.

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