Préfet Maritime, Lorient - Brittany - French

Extant from : 1800/04/27

The Préfet Maritime is a servant of the French State who exercises authority over the sea in one particular region (a Préfecture maritime).

The dignity was created in 1800 to unify the command of harbours (civil administrator) and the command of the Navy (Admiral).


from Wikipedia


Date fromDate toHolderSource
1800/11/281801/06/24 Denis Decrés (1761-1820)FWIKI
1801/08/211809Chevalier Antoine Jean Marie Thévenard (1733-1815)FWIKI
1809/04/061809/08/12 François Romuald Alexandre de Molini (1753-1829)FWIKI
1809/08/121815/04/26 François Henri Eugene Daugier (1764-1834)FWIKI
1815/03/201815/06/22 Louis Léon Jacob (1768-1854)FWIKI
18161817/11 François Joseph Bouvet de Précourt (Baron ) (1753-1832)ref:631
18331833 Alexandre Louis du Crest de Villeneuve (1777-1852)FWIKI

Other Préfet Maritime locations

Amsterdam, Brest, Genoa, Liguria, Rochefort, Toulon,