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Chevalier Joseph de Sabran (Comte de Grammont et de Beaudinar)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1702ref:673
First Known Service24.9.1718ref:673
Fatherref:631
WifeFrançoise Eléonore Elisabeth de Jean de Mauville - Married 2.2.1769ref:673
MistressAnne Elisabeth GombertFWIKI
Illegitimate DaughterMarie Delphine (1762-?)FWIKI
DaughterLouise-Delphine-Éléonore-Mélanie (1770-1826)FWIKI
SonLouis-Marie-Elzéar (1774-1846)FWIKI
Last Known Service4.11.1774ref:673
Date of Death11.6.1775 - Paris ref:673

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Comte de Grammont et de BeaudinarFWIKI
24.9.1718 Garde de la Marineref:673
1719 
Le Dromadaire (44) 1717-1740
French 44 Gun
4th Rate Flûte
, Garde de la Marine
ref:673
17201723Studies at Toulon .ref:673
6.4.17243.1725
La Loire (50) 1720-1758
French 50 Gun
4th Rate Flûte
, Garde de la Marine
ref:673
5.5.1727 Appointed Garde du Pavillon Amiralref:673
5.5.1727 
Le Tigre (50) 1724-1754
French 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Garde de la Marine
ref:673
11.17271.1728
Conception (10) 1710-1733
French 10 Gun
Unrated Barque Longue
1722 Renamed "Conception"
, Garde de la Marine
ref:673
6.172810.1728
Conception (10) 1710-1733
French 10 Gun
Unrated Barque Longue
1722 Renamed "Conception"
, Garde de la Marine
ref:673
12.17281.1730From December 1728 to June 1729 : embarkation on "Envieux" and on the "Sibille" Command of "St Antoine" until January 1730 .ref:673
10.1731 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
6.1732 
L'Espérance (74) 1724-1755
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Enseigne de Vaisseau
ref:673
6.173210.1737From June 1732 to October 1737 , he served successively on the "Esperance" (Squadron of Claude Aubéry of Vatan) , "Heureux" (Luynes Squadron), the "Diamant" (Court de la Bruyère Squadron), the "Borée" (Claude de Beaucaire Squadron) , the "Ferme" (Pardaillan Marquis d'Antin Squadron) .ref:673
173710.1737
Le Ferme (74) 1723-1755
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Enseigne de Vaisseau
ref:673
1.4.1738 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
1.4.17385.1746Appointed Aide-Major at Toulonref:673
8.17409.1744
L'Espérance (74) 1724-1755
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant de Vaisseau
ref:673
1.1.1742 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
10.2.1743/4411.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
10.174412.1745
La Diane (28) 1744-1758
French 28 Gun
5th Rate Frégate-Vaisseau de 2ème Ordre (Demi-Batterie)
, Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
ref:673
1.4.1748 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673
1.4.175624.11.1756
Le Content (64) 1747-1793
French 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
FWIKI
20.5.1756 Battle of Minorca 
1.6.175728.1.1758
Le Triton (64) 1747-1794
French 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
FWIKI
175918.8.1759
Le Centaure (74) 1757-1759
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
FWIKI
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
19.8.1759 Taken Prisoner and nine times injured . He remained a prisoner in England for several months. Congratulated by the King at Versailles , the report he made of his fight concluded "if I could have earned your esteem, my misfortune will appear less to me" .ref:673
1.10.1764 Chef d'Escadreref:673
1.1.1773 Appointed Commandeur de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
1.1.1773 Awarded a pension of 3000 Livres .ref:673
4.11.1774 Lieutenant Général des Armées Navales « ad honores »ref:673
4.11.1774 Retired and awarded a pension of 8000 Livres on the Marine .ref:673


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