Anatole, baron Brénier de Renaudière
After being secretary in London and Lisbon, he became consul of France in Warsaw after the death of Raymond Durand (1837), and was later general consul in Florence.
In 1847, he took his father's succession as Director of Finances (Directeur des Fonds et de la Comptabilité) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
He was chosen by Louis Napoléon Bonaparte as Foreign Minister from 24 January to 10 April 1851.
He then became a senator on 24 May 1861.
He had married Isabelle Unwina Hely Hutchinson.
- Anciens sénateurs du Second Empire (in French)
- Isa Basso Dardano (ed.). La princesse Julie Bonaparte marquise de Roccagiovine et son temps. Mémoires inédits (1853-1870). Storia e Letteratura.
Édouard Drouyn de Lhuys
|Minister of Foreign Affairs
24 January 1851 - 10 April 1851
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