Jacques Bonne-Gigault de Bellefonds
He was appointed Bishop of Bayonne on October 8, 1735. Pope Clement XII confirmed this appointment on February 27, 1736 and Cardinal Melchior de Polignac, Archbishop of Auch, consecrated Jacques Bonne-Gigault de Bellefonds as a bishop on March 25, 1736. On August 20, 1741, he was appointed Archbishop of Arles, with Pope Benedict XIV confirming the appointment on December 20, 1741.
Jacques Bonne-Gigault de Bellefonds was appointed Archbishop of Paris on March 4, 1746, with Benedict XIV confirming the appointment on May 2, 1746. He died in Paris of smallpox only months after becoming Archbishop, on July 20, 1746.
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Charles-Gaspard-Guillaume de Vintimille du Luc
|Archbishop of Paris
Christophe de Beaumont