Prince Auguste Jules Armand Marie de Polignac

1780 - 1847

Claimant or beneficiary


French ultraroyalist, Bourbon ambassador to London in 1823 and President of the Council of Charles X in 1829, and husband of Barbara Campbell (1788-1819), daughter of Duncan Campbell of Ardn[e]ave; the compensation for the Argyle and Calder Ridge estates on St Vincent  was paid to the trustees of the marriage settlements of Barbara Campbell and her sister, Jane, wife of Archibald MacDonald (q.v.).

  1. Prince de Polignac married first Barbara Campbell on July 6 1816, the second daughter of Duncan Campbell of Ardneave [= Ardnave], Argyllshire, Scotland. Barbara Campbell  died 23/05/1819. Her elder sister and co-heiress Jane Campbell married the Hon. Archibald Macdonald, 3rd son of Lord Macdonald of Slate 29/10/1802, and died 1860.


T71/892 St Vincent 492A & B; 497A & B and 498A & B. The Register of Claims identifies the trustees and the respective marriage settlements.

  1. Notes & Queries 1881 S6-IV p. 494.

Further Information

(1) Barbara Campbell; (2) Maria Charlotte Parkyns
With (1) Armand; Seyna-Camille; with (2) Alphonse, Louis, Yolande, Camille, Edmond

Associated Claims (3)

£6,773 8s 4d
£2,225 14s 8d
£6,767 4s 8d

Associated Estates (3)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1816 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary
1816 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary
1816 [SY] - 1834 [LA] → Trust beneficiary

Relationships (3)

Brother-in-law → Sister-in-law
Husband → Wife