France

There are a total of 6,914 French ships and 5,200 French people listed on this site


Alternate Names

  • 1000 Royaume de France
  • 1792/09/21 République Française
  • 1805/05/18 Empire Français
  • 1814/04/11 Royaume de France
  • 1815/03/20 Empire Français
  • 1815/07/08 Royaume de France
  • 1848/02/24 Deuxième République de France
  • 1852/12/02 Second Empire Française
  • 1870/09/04 Troisième République de France

Capital Cities


Wars

National operators

  • Chambre de Commerce de Bordeaux (4 ships)
  • Compagnie de la Guyane (1 ship)
  • Compagnie des Indes (102 ships)
  • Compagnie du Senegal (0 ships)
  • French Huguenot (3 ships)
  • Ordre de la Milice Chrétienne (6 ships)
  • Private Owners (4,264 ships)
  • State Navy (1000-2016) (2,518 ships)

National Rates

  • 1669 Premier Rang (80-110)
  • 1669 Deuxième Rang (54-79)
  • 1669 Troisième Rang (40-50)
  • 1669 Quatrième Rang (30-40)
  • 1669 Cinquième Rang (18-28)
  • 1669 Fregate Legeres (8-16)
  • 1689 Premier Rang (100-120)
  • 1689 Deuxième Rang (80-99)
  • 1689 Troisième Rang (50-70)
  • 1689 Quatrième Rang (44-50)

Vessels by Category (Total vessels 6,914)

  • First Rate (60 vessels)
  • Second Rate (90 vessels)
  • Third Rate (482 vessels)
  • Fourth Rate (271 vessels)
  • Fifth Rate (432 vessels)
  • Sixth Rate (176 vessels)
  • Unrated (987 vessels)
  • Merchant (149 vessels)
  • Hired Vessel (40 vessels)
  • Privateer (4,224 vessels)
  • Other Vessels (3 vessels)
  • Shore Establishment (0 vessels)

Personnel by Role ( All personnel 5,199)

  • Naval Sailor (2,869 people)
  • Designer (65 people)
  • Ship Owner (870 people)
  • Privateer (2,686 people)
  • Pirate (9 people)
  • Ship Builder (411 people)
  • Other (10 people)
  • Administrator (77 people)
  • Marine (98 people)
  • Soldier (24 people)
  • Merchant Sailor (270 people)
  • Dockyard Staff (0 people)
  • Clergyman (0 people)

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