François Louis Hector, baron de Carondelet

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François Louis Hector de Carondelet, baron de Carondelet

Also Known As: "Francisco Luis Hector de Carondelet"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Noyelles-sur-Selle, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Death: 1807 (59)
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Immediate Family:

Son of Jean Louis Nicolas de Carondelet, barón de Carondelet y de Noyelles and Rosa Plunkett de Dunsany
Husband of Maria Concepcion de Castaños y Aragorri
Father of Luis Angel de Carondelet y Castaños, II Duque de Bailén, Barón de Carondelet and Maria Felipa Cayetana de Carondelet y Castaños

Occupation: Spanish Governor of Louisiana
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Francoise-Louis Hector, Baron de Carondelet et Noyelles

served under King Charles IV. A native of France, he was also a loyal Spanish army officer and governor who had the ironic distinction of ensuring that the French Revolution did not spread to Louisiana.

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François Louis Hector, baron de Carondelet's Timeline

July 29, 1747
Noyelles-sur-Selle, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
September 16, 1787
Age 40
Cambrai, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Age 59
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador