ATHANASE JOSUE COQUEREL (1820-1875), French Protestant divine, son of A.
C. Coquerel, was born at Amsterdam on the 16th of June 1820.
Coquerel, as editor of Le Lien, a post which he held till 1870.
ATHANASE LAURENT CHARLES COQUEREL (1795-1868), French Protestant divine, was born in Paris on the 17th of August 1795.
In 1830, at the suggestion of Baron Georges de Cuvier, then minister of Protestant worship, Coquerel was called to Paris as pastor of the Reformed Church.
After the revolution of February 1848, Coquerel was elected a member of the National Assembly, where he sat as a moderate republican, subsequently becoming a member of the Legislative Assembly.
His brother, CHARLES AUGUSTIN COQUEREL (1797-1851), was the author of a work on English literature (1828), an Essai sur l'histoire generale du christianisme (1828) and a Histoire des eglises du desert, depuis la revocation de l'edit de Nantes (1841).