Chevalier François Louis Rousselet (Comte de Chateaurenault)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.9.1637 - Paris CSORN
First Known Service1680CSORN
WifeMarie Anne de La Porte (1661-1696)E-WIKI
SonLouis Emmanuel RousseletE-WIKI
Last Known Service1680CSORN
Date of Death15.11.1716 - Paris

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Comte de Chateaurenault 
 Appointed Marquis de ChateaurenaultNNF-1610
18.6.1661 Enseigne de Vaisseau 
1664 Le Saint Louis (48), Enseigne de Vaisseauref:687
16661667L'Anna (10), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerNNF-1610
9.3.1665/66 Capitaine de Vaisseau 
16711672Le Saint Louis (56), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer 
18.12.1673 Chef d'escadre 
1675 Prince (50), Chef d'escadre and Commanding Officer 
1.2.1674/75 Sans Pareil (64), Chef d'escadre and Commanding Officerref:687
1.2.1674/75 Commander-in-Chief at the Attack on the Smyrne Convoi 
1.2.1674/75 Attack on the Smyrne Convoi 
1677 Le Bon (54), Chef d'escadre and Commanding OfficerNNF-1661
13.7.1677 Commander-in-Chief at the First Battle of Ouessant 
13.7.1677 First Battle of Ouessant 
1678 Belliqueux (70), Chef d'escadre and Commanding OfficerNNF-1661
17.3.1677/78 Commander-in-Chief at the Second Battle of Ouessant 
17.3.1677/78 Second Battle of Ouessant 
1679 Le Diamant (54), Chef d'escadre and Commanding Officer 
1680 Français (44), Chef d'escadre and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1683 Entreprenant (58), Chef d'escadre and Commanding Officer 
7.9.1684 Married Marie AnneE-WIKI
1688 Le Solide (44), Lieutenant-général and Commanding Officer 
6.2.1687/88 Lieutenant-général 
2.6.1688 Action of 1688/06/02 
1689 L'Ardent (64), Lieutenant-général and Commanding Officer 
1.5.1689 Commanded the Center at the Battle of Bantry Bay 
1690 Royal Dauphin (100), Lieutenant-général and Commanding Officer 
30.6.1690 Commanded the The Main Vanguard (Blue) at the Battle of Beachy Head 
1696 Le Conquérant (84), as Flag Officer, Lieutenant-généralref:687
1701 Vice-AmiralE-WIKI
1.6.1701 Vice-Amiral 
170212.10.1702Le Fort (68), as Flag Officer, Vice-Amiral d'escadreE-WIKI
12.10.1702 Commanded the French Fleet at the Battle of Vigo 
2.2.1704/5 Appointed L'Ordre des Chevaliers du Saint-Esprit d'infrevilleE-WIKI


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