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Chevalier Gabriel de Clieu (Sieur de Derchigny)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Administrator 
Date of Birth5.1687 - Dieppe ref:673
First Known Service27.3.1702ref:631
A.K.A.Desclieuxref:673
A.K.A.des Clieuxref:673
A.K.A.Declieuxref:673
A.K.A.Gabriel-Mathieu d'Erchigny de ClieuFWIKI
WifeMarie Colombe de Mallevault - Married 26.12.1711 - Fort-de-France, Martinique ref:631
WifeMarie Rigolet - Married 1728, Guadeloupe ref:673
WifeLuce Nicolas de Bourg - Married 1737ref:673
WifeMarie Elisabeth le Roux de Fay - Married 1770ref:673
Last Known Service1759ref:631
Date of Death29.11.1774 - Paris ref:673

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
  Appointed Sieur de Derchignyref:673
27.3.1702 Garde de la Marineref:673
27.3.1702 At Rochefort .ref:673
1.11.1705 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
3.4.1713 Reformed captain at La Martinique.ref:673
22.1.1717 Capitaine en pied.ref:673
7.1717 Actively participates in Gaoulé, a Caribbean term meaning "tumult". Insurrection of officers, large inhabitants of Martinique which had for cause the authoritarian will of the agents of the King to impose the abandonment of certain cultures and especially the trade with the foreigner ("Exclusive").It manifested itself in the arrest and expulsion from the island of the Governor and his Steward and ended in a trial of the main insurgents.ref:673
28.6.1718 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
1720 Capitaine d'une Compagnie Franche de la Marine (Lieutenant de Vaisseau)FWIKI
1723 Depart from Nantes to MartiniqueFWIKI
30.1.1725 Appointed Major at Marie-Galanteref:673
19.3.1726 Appointed Major at Martiniqueref:673
24.6.1726 Appointed Lieutenant du Roi at Martinique

at Fort Royal

ref:673
1.6.17371753Appointed Gouverneur at GuadeloupeFWIKI
27.4.1743 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
1.10.17441753Appointed Lieutenant du Roi at Windward Islandsref:673
10.6.1746 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673
8.1750 Appointed Commandeur de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
8.1750 with 3000 Livres on the Royal Treasury and 3000 on the Invalides.ref:673
1.9.1752 Withdrawn : order to go to Le Havre .ref:673
1753 Appointed Inspecteur des Milices Garde-Côtes at Le Havreref:673
1756 Appointed Commandant de la Marine at LorientFWIKI
1759 At the Bombardment du Havre , distinction for his command of the floating batteries given to him.FWIKI
1763 At the origin of the Port of Pointe à Pitre.FWIKI
1774 Appointed Grand-Croix de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-LouisFWIKI


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