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Les Essarts, Saint Briac, France, 2003.

Les Essarts is the Forbes family estate at Saint-Briac, France, and the international family seat of the descendants of James Grant Forbes (b. Shanghai, China), a member of the Forbes family of China and Boston who settled in Brittany at Les Essarts. He is the grandfather of two famous politicians, Brice Lalonde, a Green Party candidate for President of France in 1981, and John Forbes Kerry, a Democrat candidate for President of the United States of America. Many of the Forbes family have socialized during summers spent in Brittany at Les Essarts. Les Essarts, the Forbes family estate in Saint-Briac, Brittany, France File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Saint-Briac, also known as Saint-Briac-sur-Mer, is a commune of the Ille-et-Vilaine département, in Brittany, France. ... James Grant Forbes (October 22, 1879 - April 24, 1955) was an American businessman, a member of the Forbes family. ... This article is about the Forbes family related to US Senator John Kerry. ... Brice Lalonde (born February 10, 1946) is a former socialist and Green Party leader in France, who ran for President of France in 1981. ... Look up Green on Wiktionary, the free dictionary Green is a color seen commonly in nature. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts. ... Traditional coat of arms This article is about the historical duchy and French province, as well as the cultural area of Brittany. ...


Les Essarts, had been occupied and used as a Nazi headquarters during World War II. When the Germans fled, they bombed Les Essarts and burnt it down. The sprawling estate was rebuilt in 1954.


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Les Essarts is the Forbes family estate at Saint-Briac, France, and the international family seat of the descendants of James Grant Forbes (b.
He is the grandfather of two famous politicians, Brice Lalonde, a Green Party candidate for President of France in 1981, and John Forbes Kerry, a Democrat candidate for President of the United States of America.
Many of the Forbes family have socialized during summers spent in Brittany at Les Essarts.
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