Billot Jean a French preacher, was born at Dole in 1709, and died at Macherans, in the diocese of Besancon, in 1797. He wrote Proves. Aduits en Pratique pour les Dimanches et les Fetes Principales de l'Annee (1771; Lyons, 1785). These lectures, often republished, were translated into German (Augsburg, 1774). See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.