René Trouin (Sieur du Gué)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Ship Owner, Privateer 
Date of Birth19.6.1673 - St Malo F001
First Known Service19.11.1689F001
A.K.A.Duguay-TrouinFWIKI
Father Luc Trouin (Sieur de la Barbinais) (1637-1687)FWIKI
Mother Marguerite Boscher de la Vigne (1635-1705)FWIKI
Uncle Nicolas Daniel de la Motte (1650-?)ref:631
Grandfather Etienne Trouin (Sieur de la Barbinais) (1615-?)FWIKI
Brother Luc Trouin (1666-1737)FWIKI
Brother Étienne Trouin (1677-1696)FWIKI
Brother Nicolas Trouin (1682-1705)FWIKI
Cousin Etienne-René Daniel (Sieur du Tertre) (1687-?)ref:631
Last Known Service1734F001
Date of Death27.9.1736 - Paris F001

Ships Owned


FromToVesselSource
17096.5.1709La Marie-Louise  

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Sieur du GuéFWIKI
19.11.16891691La Trinité (18), Volontaire de la MarineFWIKI
18.6.169110.1691Le Grénadan (28), Volontaire de la Marineref:683
10.1691 Le Danycan (14), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
169214.8.1692Le Coëtquen (18), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
20.11.16921693Le Profond (32), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1693 L'Hercule (28), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
169412.5.1694La Diligente (34), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
16961697Le Saint Jacques des Victoires (48), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1697 Capitaine de FrégateF001
1702 La Bellone (38), Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding Officerref:692
1703 L'Eclatant (68), Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding Officerref:801
6.1703 Commander of the Armement Mixte : Campagne of Spiztberg  
7.7.1703 Commanded the French Squadron at the Battle of 1703/07/07 
7.7.1703 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of 1703/07/07 
1704 La Valeur (24), Capitaine de Frégate and Commanding Officerref:692
1706 Capitaine de VaisseauF001
1707 Le Lys (72), as Flag Officer, Capitaine de Vaisseauref:692
10.10.1707 Commanded the French First Squadron at the Battle of the Lizard 
1709 Le Lys (72), as Flag Officer, Capitaine de Vaisseauref:1010
2.3.1708/9 Commanded the French Squadron at the Action of 1709-03-02 
1715 Chef d'escadreF001
1728 Lieutenant-généralF001


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