Chevalier Marie Charles du Chilleau (Marquis d'Airvau)

RolesAdministrator, Soldier 
Date of Birth4.9.1734 - Vasles , Deux-SèvresFWIKI
First Known Service8.9.1752FWIKI
A.K.A.Marquis du Chilleauref:631
WifeJeanne Barton de Montbas - Married 29.1.1761ref:631
WifeJeanne Élisabeth Floride de Montullé - Married 15.1.1774FWIKI
Last Known Service10.7.1789FWIKI
Date of Death7.5.1794 - Hopital, Rochefort FWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed Marquis d'Airvauref:631
 Appointed Grand-Croix de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:631
8.9.1752 Enseigne d'InfanterieFWIKI
16.3.1755 Lieutenant d'InfanterieFWIKI
3.8.1758 Capitaine d'InfanterieFWIKI
5.4.1767 Mestre de Camps de CavalerieFWIKI
17.6.1770 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-LouisFWIKI
28.2.1778 Colonel d'InfanterieFWIKI
28.2.1778 Colonel du Régiment du ViennoisFWIKI
8.9.1778 Brigadier d'InfanterieFWIKI
8.9.17789.12.1781Appointed Gouverneur Général at Saint-DomingueFWIKI
9.9.17789.12.1781He took part in the capture of Tobago and Saint-Christophe as well as in the 3 sea battles fought by Admiral de Guichen in 1780.FWIKI
1782 He resumed command of his regiment .FWIKI
27.1.1782 Maréchal de CampsFWIKI
9.4.178212.4.1782He found himself at the Battle of Saintes on April 9 and 12, delivered by Admiral de Grasse.FWIKI
15.8.1783 Appointed Commandeur de L’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-LouisFWIKI
7.3.178810.7.1789Appointed Gouverneur Général at Windward IslandsFWIKI
12.8.17901.4.1791He was in charge of auditing the accounts of the regiments on August 12, 1790 but ceased to be employed on April 1, 1791 .FWIKI
31.3.17947.5.1794Arrested during The Terror and detained in Rochefort Prison, transfered to the Royal Marine Hospital of Rochefort the 31/03/1794 , he died on the 07/05/1794 .FWIKI


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

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