Subject

Comte Ferdinand Meeûs d’Argenteuil

Comte Ferdinand Meeûs d’Argenteuil

Person   Born 1798 Died 1861

Categories: Nat. Congress - Initial Member, Politics & Administration

Following the Belgian revolution of 1830 Meeûs, son of a banker, become the governor of the Generale bank (at 32) and stayed in this powerful position until his death. A friend of Leopold I, he was one of a small group of the most powerful men in Belgium at that time.

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