Les chasseurs luttent contre la Bête du Gévaudan

The main characters

at the time of the Beast of Gevaudan

Jean-François-Charles de La Molette, comte de Morangiès
Gabriel Florent de Choiseul Beaupré
Jean-François-Charles de La Molette, comte de Morangiès

Louix XV King of France

Count of Morangiès

Gabriel-Florent of Choiseul-Beaupré

Marques of Apcher

Jean Chastel
Le combat de Jacques Portefaix
François Antoine de Beauterne

Jean Chastel

Jacques Portefaix

François Antoine of Beauterne

Mr. d'Enneval Jean-Charles-Marc-Antoine et son fils Jean-François : Sent by the King to kill the Beast.

Mr. Duhamel (ou Du Hamel) : Captain Major of Clermont.

Jean-Baptiste de Marin, Count de Moncan : Lieutenant general of the King's army.
Antoine Chastel (son of Jean): Has lived with the Huguenots of the Vivarais, been in close contact with the galley slaves of Toulon and the prisoners of the Barbaresques in north Africa who would have employed him to heal and tame some animals. (may be misinformation...)

The Abbot Trocellier : Priest of Aumont

Clément Charles de L'Averdy : Finance controller.

Simon Charles Sébastien Bernard de Ballainvilliers : Intendant of Auvergne from 1757 to 1767.

Marie Joseph of Guignard of Saint Priest : Intendant of Languedoc.

Étienne Lafont : Representative of the diocese of Mende since 1749.

Georges Louis Leclerc, Count of Buffon : Curator of the Jardin des Plantes in Paris, Member of the Institute.

Louis Phélypeaux, Comte de Saint Florentin : State secretary of the King’s House

Comte Louis Phélypeaux de Saint-Florentin : Secretary of State of the King's Household. He was one of the privileged interlocutors of correspondence between the gentlemen of Gévaudan and the King's court.

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