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Jean Marguerite Tupinier (Baron Tupinier)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Designer, Ship Builder 
Date of Birth18.12.1779 - Cuisery , Saône et Loireref:673
First Known Service5.1794ref:673
WifeMarie Adrienne Emilie Augustine Laplace - Married 2.2.1829 - Ancien 1er Arrondissement, Paris ref:631
Last Known Service1817ref:673
Date of Death1.12.1850 - Paris ref:673

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.12.1794 Appointed Elève de Polytechnique

admitted to the Central School of Public Works which received the following year the name of Polytechnic School : the 1st class of the new Polytechnic School .

ref:673
11.1796 Appointed Elève du Génie Maritimeref:673
1799 Appointed Sous-Ingénieur de la Marine at Brest

then Toulon

ref:673
3.1801 Appointed Sous-Ingénieur de Troisième Classe de la Marineref:673
2.1802 
L'Indivisible (84) 1799-1806
French 84 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1803 Renamed "Alexandre"
, as a passenger Squadron Engineer
FWIKI
1805 Appointed at Genoa , he enlarges the port of Genoa with Dupin .ref:631
17.8.1805 Launched
Le Génois (74) 1805-1821
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Genoa - Liguria
FWIKI
1806 Designed Illyrien Class (1806) - 14 gun Brig-Corvette 
18061812Appointed Directeur des Constructions Navales at Venice

He directs the works of the port , in particular the hydraulic works of the Lido on behalf of Prince Eugène , Viceroy of Italy .
He built several vessels , including the Rivoli , which he brought out of the port using "chameau" , a sort of floating docks , a creation of Dutch origin , which he was the first to use in the French navy .

He is organizing a mission to the Illyrian provinces to identify the possibilities of logging the forests and to draw up a plan to transport masts to Toulon . This action earned him the compliments of Minister Decres .

date in wiki.fr 1807 to 1813 , date of his remplacement in 1813

ref:673
17.7.1806 Designed
Le Mercure (16) 1806-1810
French 16 Gun
Unrated Brig-Corvette
, Brig-Corvette
 
9.1810 Designed
L'Acteon (16) 1812-1822
French 16 Gun
Privateer Brig
, Brig
 
6.9.1810 Launched
Le Rivoli (74) 1810-1812
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Venice
MIdN
5.1811 Appointed Ingénieur des Constructions Navales de Seconde Classe at Veniceref:673
9.6.1811 Launched
Mont Saint-Bernard (80) 1811-1814
Italian 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Venice
MIdN
2.8.1812 Launched
Le Castiglione (74) 1812-1814
French 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Venice
MIdN
15.8.1812 Launched
Piave (44) 1812-1814
Italian 44 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Venice
NNF-1800
1813 Back in Boulogne-sur-Mer , he supervised the decommissioning of the fleet built in 1805 .FWIKI
1814 Appointed Ministère de la Marine at Paris

Forestry Service , Head of the Supply Division

ref:673
18.8.1814 Appointed Chevalier de Ordre Royal de la Légion d'Honneurref:673
1815 The Restoration and the return of the Bourbons brought him immediate disgrace , undoubtedly because of his past commitments to the Napoleonic regime and especially because of the positions taken by his father , a member of the House of Representatives .FWIKI
2.18161817Appointed Directeur de la Direction Forestière at Angoulêmeref:673
1817 Appointed Chevalier l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
7.1817 Appointed Sous-Directeur des Constructions Navales at Paris

Adjoint à la Direction des Ports et Arsenaux

 

ref:673
28.4.1821 Appointed Chevalier de Ordre Royal de la Légion d'Honneurref:673
1823 Appointed Conseiller d'Etat

in geneanet , 1827 ?

ref:673
1823 Appointed Directeur des Ports et Arsenauxref:631
1826 Appointed Directeur des Ports et Arsenaux at Paris

real title " Directeur des Ports au Ministère de la Marine"

ref:631
4.18281830Appointed Inspecteur Général du Génie Maritime

presides over the organization of the fleet which took part in the conquest of Algeria in 1830.

ref:673
1829 Ordre of St Ferdinand , Spain  ref:673
18301848Appointed Membre du Conseil d'Amirauté

Revoked during the Revolution of 1848

ref:673
8.1830 Appointed Ministre de la Marine at Paris

by interim

 

ref:673
12.3.1831 Appointed Chevalier de Ordre Royal de la Légion d'Honneurref:673
aft.21.6.1834bef.4.11.1837Appointed Député à la Chambre des Députés de la Monarchie de Juillet

of Finistère

FWIKI
aft.4.11.183711.8.1846Appointed Député à la Chambre des Députés de la Monarchie de Juillet

of the Charente-Inférieure (Rochefort) , elected also of Finistère : end when he become Pair de France

FWIKI
1839 Membre de la Société de Géographieref:673
31.3.183912.5.1839Appointed Ministre de la Marine at Paris

by interim

FWIKI
30.4.1840 Appointed Chevalier de Ordre Royal de la Légion d'Honneurref:673
1845 Appointed Baron Tupinierref:673
11.8.1846 Appointed Pair de FranceFWIKI
18501.12.1850Appointed Inspecteur Général Honoraire de la Marineref:673

Notes on Officer


Bookref:673

His Memoirs were published in 1994 on the occasion of the bicentenary of the Ecole Polytechnique , by the Association du Génie Maritime .




Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Saturday 10th of September 2022 08:32

Désolé et merci, c'est corrigé.


Posted by Kaupp Laurent on Friday 9th of September 2022 21:32

Bonsoir,
Jean Marguerite Tupinier est né en 1779, il n'a pas pu concevoir et lancé de vaisseaux avant sa sortie de l'école polytechnique en 1796.

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