M. Laborde

A Spaniard by birth and afterwards a prosperous Bayonne merchant, who became a financial contractor for the government of Louis XV. and received a marquisate. Under the Reign of Terror in 1794 he was condemned for exporting bullion and was guillotined.

Note by A.J.Grieve (MA), from The Church of France in Part One of Reflections On The Revolution In France
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