Chevalier Pierre Ruffo de Bonneval (Comte Ruffo de Bonneval)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth2.4.1744 - Marseille ref:631
First Known Service5.9.1755ref:673
A.K.A.Roux de Bonnevalref:631
A.K.A.Pierre René Bénigne Mériadec Ruffo de Bonnevalref:631
WifeMarie Elisabeth de Saint-Jacques - Married 27.9.1774ref:631
Son Hippolyte Ruffo de Bonneval (4th Marquis de la Fare) (1776-1856)ref:631
Brother Charles Isidore Ruffo de Bonneval (2nd Marquis de la Fare) (1736-1821)ref:631
Last Known Service1787ref:673
Date of Death16.4.1814 - Marseille ref:631

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:631
 Appointed Chevalier de la Société des Cincinnati de Franceref:631
 Appointed Comte Ruffo de Bonnevalref:631
5.9.1755 Garde de la Marineref:673
1757 L'Océan (80), Garde de la Marineref:673
175728.2.1758Le Foudroyant (80), Garde de la Marineref:673
28.2.1758 Battle of Cartagena 
1762 La Minerve (30), Garde de la Marineref:673
1764 La Pléiade (32), Garde de la Marineref:673
1766 L'Altier (64), Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
1768 On the "Hirondelle"ref:673
1769 Le Provence (64), Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673
1.2.1770 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
17741775La Pléiade (32), Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
1776 Le Provence (64), Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673
177721.10.1779L'Alcmene (32), Lieutenant de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
14.12.177815.12.1778Battle of St. Lucia 
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
13.3.1780 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673
13.3.1780 L'Aurore (34), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
1782 La Precieuse (32), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
1783 La Minerve (36), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
17831784La Badine (26), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding Officerref:673
16.7.1784 Appointed Major Général at Toulonref:673
1.5.1786 Chef de Divisionref:673
1787 Appointed Major Général at Toulonref:673
1787 La Pomone (32), Chef de Division and Commanding Officerref:673
1.12.1789 He was wounded by a saber in the head during a riot in Toulon.ref:673

Notes on Officer


Rank no dateref:673

Enseigne de Vaisseau



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
ref:631Geneanet Web Site
ref:673Parcours d'officiers dans la Royale Web Site

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