Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo, 1st Marquis o Pombal

Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo, 1st Marquis o Pombal 1st Coont o Oeiras (13 Mey 1699 – 8 Mey 1782), popularly cried the Marquis o Pombal (Marquês de Pombal, wis an 18t-century Portuguese statesman. He wis Secretary o the State o Internal Affairs o the Kinrick (the equivalent o a Prime Minister today) in the government o Joseph I o Portugal frae 1750 tae 1777. Undoubtedly the most prominent. He mairit wice an haed childer wih his second wife. The Marquis o Pombal Square in Lisbon is named in his honour. He wis in power at the time o the 1755 Lisbon yirdquauk.

Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo
Marquis o Pombal
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The Marquis o Pombal expelling the Jesuits frae Portugal bi Louis Michel van Loo.
Full name
Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo
Born13 Mey 1699
Lisbon, Portugal
Dee'd8 Mey 1782 (aged 82)
Pombal, Portugal
BuiriedIgreja da Memória, Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal
Spoose(s)Teresa Luísa de Mendonça e Almada
Eleonora Ernestina von Daun

Teresa Violante, Coontess o São Paio
Henrique José, Marquis o Pombal
José Francisco, Marquis o Pombal
FaitherManuel de Carvalho e Ataíde
MitherTeresa Luísa de Mendonça e Melo
SeegnaturAssinatura Marquês de Pombal.png
Thriftnobleman, Politeecian
Corona de marqués.svg
Armas marqueses pombal.png


  1. Teresa Violante Eva Judite de Daun (1746-1823)
  2. Henrique José de Carvalho e Melo, Marquis o Pombal (1748-1812)
  3. Maria Francisca Xavier Eva Anselma de Carvalho e Daun (1751-1815)
  4. José Francisco Xavier Maria de Carvalho Melo e Daun, Marquis o Pombal (1753-1821)
  5. Maria Amália de Carvalho e Daun (1756-1812)

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 15 de Mey 1720 - Julie 15 1759 Dom Sebastião José de Carvalho e Melo.
  • Julie 15 1759 - September 16, 1769 His Excellency The Coont o Oeiras.
  • Julie 15 1759 - 8 Mey 1782 His Excellency The Marquis o Pombal.

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