Jean Levesque de Beaubriant

RolesNaval Sailor, Ship Owner, Privateer 
Date of Birth6.1.1666ref:692
First Known Service1690ref:692
A.K.A.Beaubriand l'Évêqueref:692
BrotherAndré Levesque de la Souctière (1668-1772)ref:631
Last Known Service26.9.1706ref:692
Date of Death26.9.1706ref:692

Ships Owned

16891689La Vierge de Grâce  
16901692Le Jean de Grace (22)  
16911691Le Jeune Homme (16)  
169320.7.1693Le Jeune Homme (16)  
16951696Le Jeune Homme (16)  

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
16901691Le Jean de Grace (22), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1695 Le Fortuné (54), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692
1702 Le Juste (64), Corsaire Captain and Commanding Officerref:692

Notes on Officer




Captain of the privateers "Dangereux " and "François 1697"

Same State Navy "François" under Captain Duguay-Trouin in 1695 ???

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Posted by David Johnston on Saturday 26th of October 2019 13:36

Our research on le Hazardeux / Hazardous Prize suggests that In March 1703, le Hazardeux was loaned to Beaubriand-Lévesque as a replacement for L'Alcyon. It appears that the loan was until December 1703. Francis De La Rue was given command of le Hazardeux. In November 1703 Le Hazardeux was captured by Her Majesty's Ships Orford, Litchfield and Warspite, ships of Sir Cloudesley Shovell's fleet returning from the Mediterranean.

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