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Charles-Joseph (Comte de Montréal) Douglas

Male 1720 - 1788  (67 years)


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  • Name Charles-Joseph (Comte de Montréal) Douglas 
    Born 7 Nov 1720 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Sep 1788 
    Person ID I104364  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2015 

    Father Comte Charles Douglas,   b. Bef 1720,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Lilia De Marie,   b. Bef 1720,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Feb 1718/19 
    Family ID F45438  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Distinguished himself in the capture of the sloop-of-war, Hazard, in Montrose.
      Was captured at Battle of Culloden
    • (Research):HMS Hazard was a 14-gun Merlin-class sloop launched in 1744. She was captured in November 1745 by Jacobite forces in Montrose harbour and was sailed to Dunkirk and was renamed Le Prince Charles.
      In March 1746, the ship was carrying £13,000 in gold, arms and other supplies to Inverness, when she was intercepted and was chased by HMS Sheerness, which recaptured Le Prince Charles in the Kyle of Tongue on the 26 March.
      Reverting to her previous name Hazard, she was sold in 1749.