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Julien Pépin de Belleisle (Seigneur de La Freudière)

RolesNaval Sailor, Privateer 
Date of Birth5.5.1708 - St Malo ref:631
First Known Service1745ref:631
A.K.A.Pépin de Belle-Isleref:631
Thomas Pépin (Sieur de Belle-Isle)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Service 1696-1711
WifeMarie Anne Fortin - Married 3.1.1746 - Sainte-Luce, Martinique ref:631
Pierre Pépin (Sieur de Belle-Isle)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1631-1684
Last Known Service1.9.1767ref:631
Date of Death24.9.1785 - Nantes ref:631
Burial25.9.1785 - St-Clément, Nantes ref:631

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
30.11.1711 Appointed Seigneur de Bellisleref:631
17454.1745, Capitaine de Corsaire and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
28.3.1745 Anglesea vs Apollon 
15.4.1745 Enseigne de VaisseauFWIKI
8.10.1745 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:631
1.10.1747 Lieutenant de VaisseauFWIKI
1.10.1747 He was appointed lieutenant on October 1, 1747 and elevated to the rank of captain only two months later, during the Indian Campaign, a rank which did not become effective until ten years later .FWIKI
20.7.1751 Appointed Seigneur de La Freudièreref:631
20.7.17511765He bought the manor of La Freudière in La Chevrolière, which he transformed into a castle in 1765, with outbuildings, park, gardens, pond and moats.ref:631
L'Hébé (34) 1757-1763
French 34 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officer
4.3.1765 He was chosen to supervise the construction of the "Bretagne" vessel in Brest , offered to the King by the States of Brittany .FWIKI
1.9.1767 Chef d'EscadreFWIKI
1772 He had a private mansion built in Nantes in 1772 by Jean-Baptiste Ceineray, architect-voyer and decorated internally by Claude Baccarit; in which he will die.ref:631


ref:631Geneanet Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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