BORN 17 Aug 1803 - DIED 6 Sep 1837|
GRAVE LOCATION Bergerac, Dordogne: Cimetière Beauferrier, 33 rue Beauferrier
Jean Beaussoleil was a Général de division as well as a local poet. Although he was almost illiterate, he wrote poems in French and in the local dialect. He died in 1837, aged only 34. The poet Jasmin (1798-1864) spoke his elegy.