Henri Louis du Hamel du Monceau (Seigneur de Vrigny et de Denainvilliers)


NationalityFrench 
RolesAdministrator 
Date of Birth1700ref:631
First Known Service1728ref:631
Last Known Service22.8.1782ref:631
Date of Death22.8.1782ref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1728 Appointed Membre Correspondant de l'Académie des Sciencesref:631
1730 Appointed Seigneur du Monceauref:631
1738 Appointed Membre de l'Académie des SciencesFWIKI
1739 Appointed Inspecteur Général de la Marine

position created for him by Maurepas

ref:631
1741 In 1741 he co-founded a school of Marine science, which in 1765 became the Ecole des Ingénieurs-Constructeurs, the forerunner of the modern Ecole du Génie Maritime. E-WIKI
1747 Book : "Traité de la fabrique des manœuvres pour les vaisseaux, ou l'Art de la corderie perfectionné "E-WIKI
17521758Book : "Eléments de l'architecture navale, ou Traité pratique de la construction des vaisseaux" , 1752 and 1758E-WIKI
31.7.1752 He was also involved in the foundation of the "Académie de Marine de Brest", on 31 July 1752.E-WIKI
176722.8.1782Appointed Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of SciencesE-WIKI
1775 Appointed Seigneur de Vrigny et de Denainvilliersref:631

Notes on Officer


Carrierref:631

Botanist , agronomist

Author of two masterly treatises, one General of Agriculture and the other on the navy and the construction of ships .



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:631Geneanet Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site
E-WIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site

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