1784 – He was born on the 15th of November in Ajaccio, the fifth surviving son, of Carlo Buonaparte and Letizia Ramolino.
– He studied at the Catholic college of Juilly, and then served with the French navy.
1807-1813 – He became the king of Westphalia.
– Jérôme married Elizabeth Patterson, daughter of Baltimore merchant William Patterson and Dorcas Spear.
1848 – Prince Louis Napoleon was made him governor of Les Invalides, Paris.
– He became Marshal of France and president of the Senate during his nephew’s regime.
1860 – He died on the 24th of June at Villegenis, France and was buried in Les Invalides, Paris.