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French Directory election, 1798

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French Directory election, 1798

The French Directory election, 1798 renewed 150 deputies (one-third) of the French Council of Five Hundred.

The election was held in April and May and only citizens paying taxes were eligible to vote


150 Renewals

Party Seats
  Montagnards 106
  Directory 44

The 106 Montagnards were invalidated by the French Directory and replaced by Directorials.

Entire Assembly (in 1799)

Party Seats
  Montagnards 240
  Directory 150
  Conservatives, Right 80
  Far-left 30


  • Election-Politique
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