ADHEMAR (ADEMAR, AIMAR, AELARZ) DE Monteil (d.
At a later period it belonged to the family of Adhemar and received the name Monteil d'Adhemar, whence the present name.
Monteil (French) in 1890-1891.
Monteil, De Saint Louis a Tripoli par le lac Tchad (Paris, 1895); C. H.
AMANS ALEXIS MONTEIL (1769-1850), French historian, was born at Rodez in 1769, and died at Cely (Seine-et-Marne) in 1850.
Monteil did not invent the history of civilization, but he was one of the first in France, and perhaps in Europe, to point out its extreme importance.