The main characters
at the time of the Beast of Gevaudan
Louix XV King of France
Count of Morangiès
Gabriel-Florent of Choiseul-Beaupré
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.
Lord of Ballainvilliers : Intendant of Auvergne
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
Some translations was made with a digital translator. It's not perfect, I know that.
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