Paul Hay du Chastelet

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Paul Hay du Chastelet (November 1592 - 26 April 1636) was a French magistrate, orator and writer. His brother Daniel Hay du Chastelet de Chambon was a mathematician.

Biography[edit]

Du Chastelet was born at Laval, a member of the ancient house of Hay in Brittany. He became a councillor in 1616 and Advocate-General of the Parliament of Brittany in 1618.

References[edit]

  • "Paul Hay du Chastelet", in Louis-Gabriel Michaud, Biographie universelle ancienne et moderne : histoire par ordre alphabétique de la vie publique et privée de tous les hommes avec la collaboration de plus de 300 savants et littérateurs français ou étrangers, 2nd edition, 1843–1865

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