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Chevalier Louis Liénard de Beaujeu


NationalityFrench 
RolesMarine 
Date of Birth16.4.1683 - Versailles ref:673
First Known Service1.4.1702ref:673
Father-in-Law
Chevalier Paul-Joseph Le Moyne de LongueuilFrench
Administrator
Marine
Service 1719-1757
FWIKI
WifeThérèse-Denise Juchereau de Saint-Denys née Migeon de BranssatFWIKI
Son-in-Law
Jean Victor Varin de La MarreFrench
Administrator
Service 1721-1747
ref:673
SonFWIKI
Last Known Service1746ref:673
Date of Death27.12.1750ref:673

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1697 Go to New-France .FWIKI
1.4.1702 Enseigne d'une Compagnie Franche de la MarineFWIKI
1704 Lieutenant d'une Compagnie Franche de la Marine (Enseigne de Vaisseau)FWIKI
30.6.1711 Capitaine d'une Compagnie Franche de la Marine (Lieutenant de Vaisseau)FWIKI
1712 Return in France .FWIKI
17191722Commander of Fort MichilimackinacFWIKI
7.5.1726 Appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre Royal et Militaire de Saint-Louisref:673
6.17289.1728Beaujeu returned to the Great Lakes in June 1728 to take the post of Second in Command under Le Marchand de Lignery during the expedition against the Wisconsin Foxes , which was to meet an unfortunate fate . Lignery was ill for a good part of the trip and refused to hand over to Beaujeu the command of the 450 French and 1000 Amerindians . The Foxes escaped their pursuers and the large French detachment returned in September with nothing but recriminations .FWIKI
4.1733 Appointed Major at Nouvelle-France

all Troops of New-France .

ref:673
17421746Return in France . His poor state of health kept him in France and in 1746 he asked for his retirement . He was refused it and he returned to New France where the war was raging . FWIKI
31.5.1743 Appointed Lieutenant du Roi at Trois Rivières

In France at this date

ref:673
7.1746 At a meeting held at Château Saint-Louis in July , he spoke in favor of strengthening the fortifications of Quebec .FWIKI


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