Count of Maurepas

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Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count Of Maurepas
... Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, comte de Maurepas (9 July 1701 – 21 November 1781) was a French statesman ... at the age of 17, Jean became the minister of the royal household and Comte de Maurepas under the guardianship of his cousin La Vrilliere ... Skilled in military and naval strategy, Maurepas enabled the French navy to regain previously lost prestige and France was once again recognized as a maritime power ...

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