Hyppolyte Louis Antoine Guy de Capellis (3rd Marquis de Capellis)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth18.8.1744 - Pernes-les-Fontaines , Vaucluseref:631
First Known Service1757ref:631
FatherChevalier François de Capellis (2nd Marquis de Capellis) (1711-1772)ref:631
WifeCécile Charlotte Thérèse de Cheylus - Married 26.4.1782 - Avignon , Vaucluseref:631
WifeFélicité Marie de Flahaut de La Billarderie - Married 15.9.1784ref:631
UncleChevalier Louis de Capellisref:631
Grandfather François Elzéar de Capellis (1st Marquis de Capellis) (1685-1736)ref:631
BrotherChevalier Jean Louis Gabriel de Capellis (1752-1779)ref:631
Last Known Service1800ref:631
Date of Death7.1.1813 - Avignon , Vaucluseref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Seigneur du Fort et de Vernièresref:631
1757 Garde de la Marineref:631
17571761On the "Valeur" : no dateFWIKI
17611762L'Opale (32), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
1762 La Folle (32), Garde de la MarineFWIKI
1.2.1770 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:631
1.2.1770 La Dorade (12), Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
17711772La Flore (32), Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
1.5.1772 Lieutenant at the Second Bataillon of Bordeaux Regiment .FWIKI
14.6.1772 Appointed 3rd Marquis de Capellisref:631
1776 Le Provence (64), Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
1777 Le César (74), Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
14.2.1778 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631
14.2.17789.1778L'Iphigénie (32), Lieutenant de VaisseauFWIKI
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
9.17789.1779Capellis takes command of the 16-gun corvette L’Epervier, belonging to the Toulon fleet. He made a major contribution to the reconquest of Senegal on January 28-30 , 1779 , as part of the expedition which seized the forts of Gambia and Sierra Leone. He brought the king the news of the success of this expedition in July 1779 .FWIKI
11.7.1779 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:631
1780 Le Duc de Bourgogne (80), Lieutenant de Vaisseau, Capitaine en SecondFWIKI
20.6.1780 Action off Monti Christi 
1.178111.1781L'Ariel (26), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
12.17816.1783La Danae (36), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1784 La Lamproie (18), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1.5.1786 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
17921796Emigrated to Germany .FWIKI
17961801In the service of RussiaFWIKI
1799 Rear-Admiralref:631
1799 Appointed Order of Saint Anna - 4th Classref:631
17991800Appointed Gouverneur at KronshtadtFWIKI

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:631Geneanet Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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