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Date fromDate toHolderSource
15251543
Philippe de Chabot (Comte de Charny et de Buzançais)French
Administrator
Service 1492-1543
(Burgundy)
FWIKI
1573/07/061578/06/01
Albert de GondyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1570
(Provence)
DA-WIKI
1578/02/121598
Albert de GondyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1570
(Nantes)
FWIKI
1624/081626/06
Emery de CaenFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1636-1644
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
1632/04/201633/03/01
Emery de CaenFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1636-1644
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
1636/07/021638
Claude de Launay de RazillyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1638-1639
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
16381650
Charles de Menou d'AulnayFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1632-1650
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
1639/02/151645/01/06
Chevalier Philippe de Longvilliers de PoincyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1604-1660
(Saint Kitts)
FWIKI
1642/12/041646/06/14
Jean Armand de Maillé-Brézé (Duc de Maillé-Brézé)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1641
(La Rochelle)
FWIKI
1642/12/041646/06/14
Jean Armand de Maillé-Brézé (Duc de Maillé-Brézé)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1641
(Aunis)
FWIKI
1645/01/061646/01
Robert de Longvilliers de Poincy French
Administrator
Service 1645
(Saint Kitts)
FWIKI
16461661
Armand-Jean de Vignerot du Plessis (2nd Duc de Richelieu)French
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1646-1647
(Le Havre)
FWIKI
1646/011660/04/11
Chevalier Philippe de Longvilliers de PoincyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1604-1660
(Saint Kitts)
FWIKI
16541658 (Grenada)ref:673
16601660
Nicolas GargotFrench
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Privateer
Marine
Service 1649-1660
(Plaisance)
FWIKI
1664/05/051665
Joseph Antoine Lefebvre de la BarreFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1664-1685
(Cayenne)
FWIKI
16681670
Joseph Antoine Lefebvre de la BarreFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1664-1685
(Cayenne)
FWIKI
1677/011683/02
Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1670-1693
(Martinique)
FWIKI
16791686
Charles François d'Angennes (Marquis de Maintenon)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1669-1676
(Marie-Galante)
FWIKI
16821685
Joseph Antoine Lefebvre de la BarreFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1664-1685
(Nouvelle-France)

Venal, interested, rival of Cavelier de la Salle, his administration was catastrophic and his government concluded with a most humiliating treaty with the Iroquois ... (Prometheus) at Geneanet.org

FWIKI
1684/04/201691/02
Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1670-1693
(Martinique)
FWIKI
16861686
Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville (Sieur d'Iberville et d'Ardillières)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Merchant Sailor
Service 1686-1702
(Baie d'Hudson)
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1690/051695
Louis Ancelin de GémozacFrench
Other
Administrator
Service 1669-1671
(Grenada)
FWIKI
16911699
Claude de Ramezay (Seigneur de Ramezay , Monnoir et Sorel)French
Administrator
Marine
Service 1685-1699
(Trois Rivières)

bought in 1691 from the widow of René Gaultier de Varennes

E-WIKI
1691/101697/03
Jean Baptiste DucasseFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Pirate
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Merchant Sailor
Service 1678-1707
(Saint-Domingue)
FWIKI
1691/11/241696/09/19
Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1670-1693
(Martinique)
FWIKI
16951699
Jacques Le Pelley du ManoirFrench
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Service 1695-1699
(Granville)
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1696/09/191700/08/17 (Martinique)FWIKI
1697/061700/07
Chevalier Jean Baptiste DucasseFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Pirate
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Merchant Sailor
Service 1678-1707
(Saint-Domingue)
FWIKI
1698/101799/08
Philippe Pastour de CostebelleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1799
(Plaisance)

by interim .

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1699/051703/05
Philippe Rigaud de Vaudreuil (2nd Marquis de Vaudreuil)French
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Service 1672-1725
(Montreal)

by Interim

FWIKI
17011707/05/19
Chevalier Jean d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1668-1688
(Nantes)
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17011701/10/06
Chevalier Charles des Nos (Comte des Nos de Forbonest)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1669-1701
(Martinique)
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17021702
Jean Baptiste de Gennes (Comte d'Oyac)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1673-1705
(Saint Kitts)
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17021713
Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de BienvilleFrench
Administrator
Service 1697-1743
(Louisiana)
FWIKI
1702/041703
Philippe Pastour de CostebelleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1799
(Plaisance)

by interim

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17041724/07/31
Claude de Ramezay (Seigneur de Ramezay , Monnoir et Sorel)French
Administrator
Marine
Service 1685-1699
(Montreal)
FWIKI
1705/10/131707/12/28
Chevalier Pierre de Casamajor-CharritteFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1683-1715
(Saint Croix)

by interim

FWIKI
17061713/08/21 (Cayenne)ref:631
1706/04/101714/01/01
Philippe Pastour de CostebelleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1799
(Plaisance)
FWIKI
1706/08/01 
Chevalier François-Joseph de Choiseul de Beaupré (Comte de Choiseul)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Service 1680-1711

of Turtle Island and Saint-Domingue Coast.

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1706/11/011711/09/01
Chevalier Pierre de Casamajor-CharritteFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1683-1715
(Saint Croix)
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17071709
Chevalier Charles-François de Machault de BelmontFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1676-1692
(Martinique)
ref:687
1707/05/19 
Chevalier Victor Marie d'Estrées (Comte d'Estrées)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1702
(Nantes)
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1707/12/281710/09/22
Chevalier François-Joseph de Choiseul de Beaupré (Comte de Choiseul)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Service 1680-1711
(Saint-Domingue)
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1709/011711/01/03
Nicolas de Gabaret (Seigneur de Saint-Sornin)French
Other
Administrator
Service 1641-1712
(Martinique)
FWIKI
17101711/02/07
Chevalier Pierre de Casamajor-CharritteFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1683-1715
(Saint-Domingue)

by interim

FWIKI
1711/01/041715
Chevalier Pierre de Casamajor-CharritteFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1683-1715
(Martinique)

by interim

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1711/05/241712/08/29
Nicolas de Gabaret (Seigneur de Saint-Sornin)French
Other
Administrator
Service 1641-1712
(Saint-Domingue)
FWIKI
17131714
Louis de Courbon (Marquis de Contré)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1713-1717
(Saint-Domingue)
FWIKI
17141717/01
Abraham Duquesne-Guiton (Marquis )French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1668-1717
(Martinique)
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17141714
Henry du Sault (Seigneur de La Mirande)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1714
(Cayenne)

No date : date for his promotion Captain de vaisseau

?? death in 1736 , in Guiana

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1714/01/011717/10
Chevalier Philippe Pastour de CostebelleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1799
(Île Royale)
FWIKI
17161717
Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de BienvilleFrench
Administrator
Service 1697-1743
(Louisiana)
FWIKI
17161729
Claude Guillouet d'Orvilliers (Seigneur d'Orvilliers)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1716-1729
(Cayenne)
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1717/01/071717/05/23
Chevalier Antoine d'Arcy (Seigneur de La Varenne)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Administrator
Service 1693-1717
(Martinique)
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1717/08/011719
Chevalier Alexandre Vaultier de Moyencourt (Comte de Moyencourt)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1684-1728
(Grenada)
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17181724
Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de BienvilleFrench
Administrator
Service 1697-1743
(Louisiana)
FWIKI
1719/07/031728/02
Chevalier Alexandre Vaultier de Moyencourt (Comte de Moyencourt)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1684-1728
(Guadeloupe)
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17211728 (Martinique)FWIKI
1723/01/011727/10/21
Chevalier Robert Giraud de PoyetFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1681-1734
(Grenada)
ref:673
1725/10/101726/01/11
Charles II Le MoyneFrench
Administrator
Service 1725-1726
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
1726/01/111747/09/19
Charles de Beauharnais de la Boische (Marquis de Beauharnais)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1691-1748
(Nouvelle-France)
FWIKI
1726/08/091732/07/25
Étienne de Périer de SalvertFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1757
(Louisiana)
ref:673
1727/10/211734/07
Chevalier Robert Giraud de PoyetFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1681-1734
(Guadeloupe)
ref:673
17281731 (St Malo)ref:631
17331743
Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de BienvilleFrench
Administrator
Service 1697-1743
(Louisiana)
FWIKI
1733/04/01 
Chevalier Pierre Rigaud de Vaudreuil (2nd Seigneur de Rigaud)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1708-1760
(Trois Rivières)
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17341734
Chevalier Claude-Michel BégonFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1733
(Trois Rivières)
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17371743
Antoine Le Moyne de ChateaugayFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1727-1743
(Cayenne)
FWIKI
1737/06/011753
Chevalier Gabriel de Clieu (Sieur de Derchigny)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1702-1759
(Guadeloupe)
FWIKI
1739/04/011740/05/10
Isaac Louis ForantFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1703-1740
(Île Royale)
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1740/11/011744
Jean Baptiste Le Prévost du QuesnelFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1708-1744
(Île Royale)
FWIKI
1742/01/011753
Chevalier Pierre Rigaud de Vaudreuil (2nd Seigneur de Rigaud)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1708-1760
(Louisiana)
ref:673
1743/05/011748/04/30
Chevalier Claude-Michel BégonFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1733
(Trois Rivières)
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17451747/03/21
Antoine Le Moyne de ChateaugayFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1727-1743
(Île Royale)

Never join his post

FWIKI
1745/05/091749/05/12
Chevalier Charles de Tubières Grimoard de Pestel de Lévis (Marquis de Caylus)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1727-1749
(Martinique)
FWIKI
1748/10/181751 (Île Royale)

( aka Commissaire du Roi ) after the Treaty of Aix la Chapelle : end of 1748 , no date

FWIKI
17491763
Louis Gilbert Guillouet d'OrvilliersFrench
Administrator
Service 1749-1763
(Cayenne)
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1749/05/011757
Chevalier François Pierre Rigaud de VaudreuilFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1712-1760
(Trois Rivières)
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1749/08/151752/03/17 (Nouvelle-France)FWIKI
1749/11/011750/10/03
Chevalier Joseph Hyacinthe Rigaud de Vaudreuil (Marquis de Vaudreuil)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1711-1757
(Saint-Domingue)

only parts of the west and south of the colony .

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1750/11/091752
Maximin de Bompar (Marquis de Bompard)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1713-1773
(Martinique)
FWIKI
1752/071755/07/10 (Nouvelle-France)FWIKI
1757/05/01 
Chevalier Paul-Joseph Le Moyne de LongueuilFrench
Administrator
Marine
Service 1719-1757
(Trois Rivières)

He fortified the city . In 1759 , the English ships passed Trois-Rivières , avoiding attacking it , in order to reach Montreal .

FWIKI
1757/05/011759
Chevalier François Pierre Rigaud de VaudreuilFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1712-1760
(Montreal)
ref:673
1757/05/311761/02/07 (Martinique)ref:673
17611762/02/13
Louis-Charles Levassor (Comte de la Touche)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1747
(Martinique)
FWIKI
17641764
Chevalier Antoine Marie de Malvin de MontazetFrench
Administrator
Soldier
Service 1757-1764
(St Malo)
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1765/03/201768/11/29 (Guadeloupe)FWIKI
1771/08/161776/12/02 (Réunion)FWIKI
1771/08/161776/12/02 (Mauritius)FWIKI
1775/10/241782 (Guadeloupe)FWIKI
1776/10/261779/04/30
Chevalier François de SouillacFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1747-1790
(Réunion)
FWIKI
17851785
Chevalier Charles - Henri Hector d'EstaingFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1759-1793
(Touraine)

No date of end.

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1791/12/211792/01/01 (Brest)

Refusal of the post , emigrate in 1792 .

FWIKI
1794/05/071798/11/22
Jean-Baptiste Victor HughesFrench
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1794-1809
(Guadeloupe)
FWIKI
1800/01/061809
Jean-Baptiste Victor HughesFrench
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1794-1809
(Cayenne)
FWIKI
1802/02/131809/02/21
Louis Thomas Villaret de JoyeuseFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1802-1809
(Martinique)
FWIKI
18151818
Pierre-René-Marie de Vaugiraud (Comte de Rosnay)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1755-1809
(Martinique)
FWIKI
18231826
Louis Léon JacobFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1834
(Guadeloupe)
FWIKI
18261826
Charles Emmanuel François de MuyssartFrench
Administrator
Service 1806-1830
(Guadeloupe)

by Imterim

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18271827/03/04
Chevalier Joseph Marie de Burgues de MissiessyFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1792-1827
(Senegal)

appointed while still in Guyana : death at sea while joining his new post.

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1830/11/011834
Jean Henry Joseph DupotetFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1830-1834
(Martinique)
FWIKI
1834/01/061836
Emmanuel HalganFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1836
(Martinique)
FWIKI
1836/03/061837
Ange René Armand de Mackau French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1804-1847
(Martinique)
FWIKI
18571857
Eugène du Bouzet (Marquis )French
Naval Sailor
Service 1820-1863
(Océanie)
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1857/041863/11/01 (Poindichery)FWIKI
18631869
Pierre-Paul de La GrandièreFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1823-1869

of Cochinchina (Vietnam du Sud)

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