Charles Jules Laurent Lucien Bonaparte

Brief Life History of Charles Jules Laurent Lucien

When Charles Jules Laurent Lucien Bonaparte was born on 24 May 1803, in Paris, Île-de-France, France, his father, Luciano Bonaparte, was 28 and his mother, Alexandrine Jacob de Bleschamp, was 25. He married Princess Zenaida Laetitia Julie Bonaparte on 29 June 1822, in Brussels, Belgium. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 29 July 1857, in his hometown, at the age of 54, and was buried in Ajaccio, Corse-du-Sud, Corsica, France.

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Family Time Line

Charles Jules Laurent Lucien Bonaparte
1803–1857
Princess Zenaida Laetitia Julie Bonaparte
1801–1854
Marriage: 29 June 1822
Joseph Lucien Bonaparte
1824–1865
Alexandrine Gertrude Bonaparte ;[Princess Canino]
1826–1828
Lucien Louis Joseph Napoléon Buonaparte
1828–1895
Julie Charlotte Pauline Zenaide Laetitia Desiree Bonaparte
1830–1900
Hija Bonaparte
1831–
Charlotte Honorine Josephine Pauline Bonaparte
1832–1901
Leonie Princess Of Canino Bonaparte
1833–1839
Marie Desiree Eugenie Josephine Philomene Bonaparte
1835–1890
Princesse Augusta Amélie Maximilienne Jacqueline Bonaparte
1836–1900
Prince Napoleon Charles Gregoire Jacques Bonaparte
1839–1899
Bathilde Aloise Léonie BONAPARTE
1840–1861
Maria Teresa Albertina Bonaparte
1842–1842
Charles Albert Bonaparte
1843–1847

Sources (6)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles - Church record: birth-name: Charles
  • Charles-Lucien Bonaparte, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Prince Charles en el registro de Princess Zenaide Charlotte Julie Bonaparte, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

World Events (5)

1804 · First Empire

When the French Revolution ended it started the First Empire or the reign of the Emperors. This included Napoleon I twice and Louis XVIII (King). The First Empire was in control during the Napoleonic Wars.

1815

Restoration and constitutional monarchy (Louis XVIII, Charles X). Revolution of 1830. Reign of Louis-Philippe. Economic prosperity. Rapid development of industrialization. First railways. First colonies established.

1836 · Arc de Triomphe

The Arc de Triomphe was made specifically right before Napoleon I victory in Austerlitz in 1806 and took 30 years to build. Sadly Napoleon I would not live to see the creation finished. It’s name means triumphal arch. Assassination attempts were made on both Charles De Gaulle and Jacques Chirac from this location. Even though its name means triumph it has seen many times where Germans triumphally marched under it after winning battles.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Collette, Napoleon, Pierre.

Italian: from the personal name B(u)onaparte, composed of the elements b(u)ona ‘good’ + parte ‘solution, match’, a name bestowed as an expression of satisfaction at the child's arrival. The name has also been adopted as a Jewish surname. This surname is also found in France (mainly northern).

African American and West Indian: from the personal name Bonaparte, adopted in honor of the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte; or adoption of the surname of the French Emperor. Compare Napoleon .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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