The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A French Protestant, celebrated for his filial piety; he took the place of his father in the galleys, who had been condemned to toil in them on account of his religious opinions (1727-1797).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Fabre, Jean'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/fabre-jean.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.