David Alopaeus

Count Frans David Alopaeus (also Alopeus) (December 19, 1769 in Vyborg June 13, 1831 in Berlin) was an Imperial Russian diplomat. Born into the Finnish Alopaeus family, he followed his older brother Maximilian von Alopaeus into a diplomatic career. He was enrolled at the Military Academy in Stuttgart from 1781 to 1785. He studied at the Georg-August-Universität in Göttingen. He was the Imperial Russian ambassador to Stockholm from 1803, and took part in the negotiations for the Peace of Fredrickshamn in 1809. He was granted a title of count along with the coat of arms in 1820 in Congress Poland for his negotiations on Congress Poland's borders with Kingdom of Prussia.

Coat of arms of David count Alopaeus