country of citizenship: France
language of expression: French
educated at: École des Chartes
occupation: historian, archivist, librarian
award received: prix Archon-Despérouses
position held: Grand Master of the Grande Loge de France
François Bonnardot (19 November 1843, in Demigny – 10 May 1926, in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) was a French archivist and historian.
He studied at the École des Chartes and École des Hautes Études, and from 1868 worked as an archivist in Orléans. In 1872 he was named deputy inspector of historical services for the city of Paris, then from 1898 he served as curator at the library in Verdun.In 1890 he was named president of the Société de Linguistique de Paris.
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