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Chevalier Henry François de la Rochefoucauld (Comte de Cousage)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth17.8.1716ref:631
First Known Service1.2.1735ref:631
A.K.A.Cousage de la Rochefoucauldref:631
Father-in-Lawref:631
WifeLouis Françoise de Rochechouart , second husband - Married 10.4.1766ref:631
Last Known Service7.7.1782ref:631
Date of Death10.3.1784 - Paris ref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
  Appointed Comte de Cousageref:631
  Appointed Seigneur de Clavellier et de Brassacref:631
1734 Infantry Lieutenant and took part in the siege of Philippsbourg .ref:631
1735 Made several campaigns in the Mediterranean. He excelled in the following vessels : Northumberland , Trident , Emeraude , Junon, Protée , Aquilon , Aigle , Sphinx , Courageux...ref:631
1.2.1735 Garde de la Marineref:631
1738 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:631
1.2.1746 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:1162
1.1.1747 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
176010.3.1784After 1760 , not commander at sea .ref:631
1.10.1764 Chef d'Escadreref:631
24.9.1769 Lieutenant-Général des Armées Navalesref:631
1779 Appointed Grand-Croix de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:631
7.7.1782 Vice-Amiral du Ponantref:631

Notes on Officer


Death date ?ref:631

7 or 10/03/1784 on the same file




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