Joseph de Riquet de Caraman, XVI. prince de Chimay

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Prince François Philippe Joseph de Riquet de Caraman, 16th Prince de Chimay

Birthplace: Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death: March 02, 1843 (71)
Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, Occitanie, France
Immediate Family:

Son of Victor Maurice de Riquet de Caraman and Marianne, XV. princesse de Chimay
Husband of Teresa Cabarrús, madame Tallien
Father of Joseph Philippe, XVII. prince de Chimay; Alphonse de Riquet de Caraman, Prince de Chimay and Marie-Auguste du Hallay-Coetquen
Brother of Victor Louis Charles, duc de Caraman, V. comte de Caraman; Maurice Gabriel Joseph de Riquet, Comte de Caraman and Emilie de Riquet de Caraman

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About Joseph de Riquet de Caraman, XVI. prince de Chimay

François-Joseph-Philippe de Riquet, comte de Caraman was the 16th Prince de Chimay from 24 July 1804 to 1843.

Born in Paris, he emigrated during the French Revolution, came back during the First French Empire, and received the title of chef de cohorte from Napoleon.

On 22 August 1805, he married Thérésa de Cabarrus, aka. Madame Tallien, former wife of Jean Lambert Tallien. Their children were:

Joseph Philippe (1808-1886), 17th Prince de Chimay, Prince de Caraman Michel Gabriel Alphonse Ferdinand (1810-1865) - father of Marie-Clotilde-Elisabeth Louise de Riquet, comtesse de Mercy-Argenteau Marie Auguste Louise Thérèse Valentine (1815-1876) François-Joseph-Philippe de Riquet died in Toulouse on 2 March 1843. He and Thérésa were interred under the sacristy of the church of Chimay.

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Joseph de Riquet de Caraman, XVI. prince de Chimay's Timeline

September 21, 1771
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
August 20, 1808
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
June 5, 1810
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
March 2, 1843
Age 71
Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, Occitanie, France