Loisey

Loisey is a commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Between 1973 and 2014 it was part of the commune Loisey-Culey.[1] The Encyclopédiste Charles Millot was priest of Loisey from 1743 to 1769.

Loisey
Reconstruction of the castle of Loisey
Reconstruction of the castle of Loisey
Location of Loisey
Loisey is located in France
Loisey
Loisey
Loisey is located in Grand Est
Loisey
Loisey
Coordinates: 48°45′52″N 5°17′02″E / 48.7644°N 5.2839°ECoordinates: 48°45′52″N 5°17′02″E / 48.7644°N 5.2839°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementBar-le-Duc
CantonVaucouleurs
Area
1
13.47 km2 (5.20 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
307
 • Density23/km2 (59/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55298 /55000
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

See also

References

  1. ^ INSEE
Arrondissement of Bar-le-Duc

The arrondissement of Bar-le-Duc is an arrondissement of France in the Meuse department in the Grand Est region. It has 110 communes.

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Charles Millot (encyclopédiste)

Charles Millot (circa 1717 in Duchy of Lorraine – 9 June 1769, Brabant-le-Roi) was an 18th-century cleric.

A priest of Loisey from 1743 to 1769 then in Brabant-le-Roi until his death, Millot contributed the Encyclopédie by Diderot and D'Alembert the articles affabilité and entêtement, where he attacked the great and the devotees.

He was a member of the Société littéraire de Châlons-sur-Marne.

Cheppy

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Culey

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Lavallée

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Loisey-Culey

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