Sentence Examples with the word Biron

Lafayette was to march against Namur, Biron against Mons, and Dillon against Tournay.

But the connexion between the king and the marchioness of Verneuil appears to have been very displeasing to Auvergne, and in 1601 he engaged in the conspiracy formed by the dukes of Savoy, Biron and Bouillon, one of the objects of which was to force Henry to repudiate his wife and marry the marchioness.

The conspiracy was discovered; Biron and Auvergne were arrested and Biron was executed.