Dalberg, Emmerich Joseph
Dalberg, Emmerich Joseph(Emeric Joseph, duc de Dalberg) (ĕmərēk` zhōzĕf` dälbârk`), 1773–1833, French diplomat of German origin; nephew of Karl Theodor von Dalberg. The foreign minister of Baden, he entered (1810) the service of French Emperor Napoleon I, who made him a duke and a councillor of state. A follower of Charles Maurice de TalleyrandTalleyrand or Talleyrand-Périgord, Charles Maurice de
, 1754–1838, French statesman and diplomat.
..... Click the link for more information. , he served (1814) in the provisional government formed after the fall of Paris and supported the recall of the BourbonsBourbon
, European royal family, originally of France; a cadet branch of the Capetian dynasty (see Capetians). One branch of the Bourbons occupies the modern Spanish throne, and other branches ruled the Two Sicilies and Parma.
..... Click the link for more information. . In recompense he was made French plenipotentiary at the Congress of Vienna.
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