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ⓘ Secretary of State of the Maison du Roi. The Secretary of State of the Maison du Roi was the secretary of state in France during the Ancien Regime and Bourbon R ..




                                     

ⓘ Secretary of State of the Maison du Roi

The Secretary of State of the Maison du Roi was the secretary of state in France during the "Ancien Regime" and Bourbon Restoration in charge of the Departement de la Maison du Roi. The exact composition of the ministry and the secretarys duties changed several times over the Early Modern period, but in general, the Departement de la Maison du Roi oversaw four main areas: the "Maison du Roi", the "Batiments du Roi", the General Affairs of the Clergy, Affairs of the RPR, and the administration of the capital city of Paris and the provinces. The post later reappeared as the Minister for the Maison du Roi.