Chesnez, Henri Edme Marie Martineau des, b 1816 (French naval officer)
- Existence: b 1816
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
A despatch from Pi, Acting Governor of Kwangtung, to Martineau, the French Secretary of Chinese Affairs, regarding a local legal case between the Christian Chinese Mai Yü-shu and the non-Christian Chinese Liang Lo-ch'in in Hai-k’ang hsien, Lei-chou fu (Leizhow prefecture), dated the 9th year, 5th month, 2nd day of Xianfeng's reign (2 June 1859). The document includes an English note describing its contents, including that it was translated by 'H.S.P.' [Harry Smith Parkes].
A copy of an order from Po-kuei to the magistrate of Hai-k'ang hsien not to persecute Christians in Lei Chow (Leizhou) and to detain Liang Lo-ch'in for questioning, issued in response to a despatch from Ma [Martineau], the French Secretary of Chinese Affairs, of the 19th day, 2nd month, 9th year of Xianfeng's reign. The document includes a short English note describing its contents.