Jacques Aymar de Roquefeuil (Comte de Roquefeuil)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Administrator 
Date of Birth14.11.1665 - Château du Bousquet , Montpeyroux , Aveyronref:631
First Known Service3.1681ref:631
WifeJeanne Louise (du Main d'Augerets) du Mains - Married 4.8.1712 - Lambézellec, Brestref:631
Son René Aymar (1718-1780)ref:631
Last Known Service1722ref:631
Date of Death9.3.1744 - on board Le Superberef:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Comte de Roquefeuilref:631
3.1681 Garde de la Marineref:673
1.1687 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
1.1691 Lieutenant de Frégateref:673
1703 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
22.6.17031704Le Ludlow (30), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
31.10.1705 Protée (52), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer 
1707 La Dauphine (60), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:692
1.5.1707 Action off Brighthelmstone 
10.10.1707 Battle of the Lizard 
1722 L'Eclatant (64), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
17221723L'Amazone (42), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
1724 L'Hercule (60), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
27.3.1728 Chef d'Escadreref:673
1.5.1741 Lieutenant-Général des Armées Navalesref:673
17449.3.1744Le Superbe (74), as Flag Officer, Lieutenant-Général des Armées Navalesref:673
6.2.17449.3.1744Command the squadron of 19 ships assembled in Brest in early 1744 to protect the landing in England of Charles Edouard Stuart. On February 6, 1744, he sailed from Brest to the outskirts of Pas-de-Calais but the presence of an English squadron much larger in number forced him to turn back ...ref:631
6.2.174419.3.1744Commander of the French Fleet 1744 for Landing in England  

Notes on Officer


Carrierref:631

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