Marc-René DE MONTALEMBERT

Family tree of Marc-René DE MONTALEMBERT

Author, Sciences - Other, French Revolution & Empire, 19th Century

FrenchBorn Marc-René DE MONTALEMBERT

French military engineer and writer

Born on July 16, 1714 in Angoulême , France

Died on March 28, 1800 in Paris , France

Family tree

Report an error

This form allows you to report an error or to submit additional information about this family tree: Marc-René DE MONTALEMBERT (1714)

More information

He was born at Angoulême, and entered the French Army in 1732. He fought in the War of the Polish Succession on the Rhine (1733–34), and in the War of the Austrian Succession made the campaigns of 1742 in Bohemia and Italy. In the years preceding the Seven Years' War, Montalembert (who had become an associate member of the Académie des Sciences in 1747) devoted his energies to the art of fortification, to which Vauban's Traité de l'attaque attracted him, and founded the cannon foundry at Ruelle, near his birthplace. ...   He was born at Angoulême, and entered the French Army in 1732. He fought in the War of the Polish Succession on the Rhine (1733–34), and in the War of the Austrian Succession made the campaigns of 1742 in Bohemia and Italy. In the years preceding the Seven Years' War, Montalembert (who had become an associate member of the Académie des Sciences in 1747) devoted his energies to the art of fortification, to which Vauban's Traité de l'attaque attracted him, and founded the cannon foundry at Ruelle, near his birthplace.



© Copyright Wikipédia authors - This article is under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

 

Geographical origins

The map below shows the places where the ancestors of the famous person lived.

Loading... An error has occured while loading the map.