Michel du Motier, marquis de la Fayette

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Michel Louis Christophe Roch Gilbert Paulette Motier de la Fayette

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Death: Died in Minden
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Son of Edouard Motier de La Fayette, marquis de Vissac and Marie Catherine de Suat, dame de Chavaniac
Husband of Marie Louise Julie de la Rivière
Father of Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette
Brother of Jacques Roch Gilbert Motier de la Fayette; Madeleine Motier; Charlotte Guerin Motier and Louise Charlotte Motier de la Fayette

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About Michel du Motier, marquis de la Fayette

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michel_du_Motier,_Marquis_de_La_Fayette

Michel Louis Christophe Motier de La Fayette, marquis de La Fayette (13 August 1731 – 9 July 1759) was a colonel in the French Grenadiers.


Life


He was killed by a cannonball at the Battle of Minden in the Seven Years' War.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Minden


Family


On 22 May 1754, he married Marie, Louise, Jolie de la Rivière.


He was father of the better-known Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette who played a significant role in the American Revolution and French Revolution.

-------------------- Philippe of Belgium's 6-Great Grandfather.

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Wife/Partner:       Marie Louise Julie de la RIVIERE 
Child:       Marie Joseph Yves Paul `Gilbert' MOTIER de la FAYETTE 

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 His 2-Great Grandchild:       Luisa PERRONE di SAN MARTINO 
 
 His 6-Great Grandchild:       Philippe Leopold Louis Marie (Crown Prince) of BELGIUM 

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Michel du Motier, marquis de la Fayette's Timeline

1732
August 13, 1732
1754
May 22, 1754
Age 21
1757
September 6, 1757
Age 25
Chavaniac-Lafayette, Auvergne, France
1759
July 9, 1759
Age 26
Minden