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Prince François Ferdinand Philippe Louis Marie d'Orléans (Prince de Joinville)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth14.8.1818 - Neuilly-sur-Seine , Hauts-de-Seineref:631
First Known Service8.9.1834ref:631
MistressElisabeth Rachel Félix - Married bef.1843ref:631
WifeFrançoise Carolina de Bragança - Married 1.5.1843ref:631
MistressMadeleine Brohan - Married c.1860ref:631
Last Known Service1886ref:631
Date of Death16.6.1900 - Paris ref:631

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
  Appointed Prince de Joinvilleref:631
8.9.1834 Aspirantref:631
25.8.1835 Enseigne de Vaisseauref:631
1.8.1836 Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631
28.5.1838 Capitaine de Frégateref:631
10.2.1839 Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631
La Belle Poule (60) 1834-1861
French 60 Gun
4th Rate Frigate
, Capitaine de Vaisseau, and Commanding Officer
1840 In 1840 , the Prince of Joinville participated in the transfer to France of the mortal remains of the Emperor Napoleon I .ref:631
7.7.184030.11.1840Commander of the Fleet for the return of the ashes of Napoléon I  
31.7.1843 Contre-Amiralref:631
18.9.1844 Vice-Amiralref:631
1848aft.25.2.1848Appointed Commandant l'Escadre de Méditerranée

He supports the fleet modernization policy , which is very hostile to Guizot .

aft.25.2.1848 He left France after the revolution of 1848 .ref:631
18701886Returned to France in 1870 , he asked to serve but was expelled by Gambetta in January 1871 . Reinstated in his rank in February 1872 , he no longer sailed . Maintained without age limit in the context of activity , he was struck off the lists under the law of expulsion of Princes in 1886 .ref:631


ref:631Geneanet Web Site

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