Online Data Archive

French Old Regime Bureaucrats:
Intendants de Province, 1661-1790

John A. Armstrong, Principal Investigator

The data file French Old Regime Bureaucrats: Intendants de Province, 1661-1790, compiled by John A. Armstrong, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, contains the names of Intendants and periods of incumbancy in different intendances (provinces). In about 20 percent of the cases, years of birth, years of death, and years of entry to official service (becoming Maitre des Requetes) are also given.

Online data analysis of the Intendants de Province data is available through the BADGIR archive with Nesstar software. To analyze the data using BADGIR, users must be registered and have received an e-mail confirmation (first-time users may visit the BADGIR registration page to register). To view documentation and univariate statistics in BADGIR, no registration is needed.

Louis XIV