GEN Urbain de Maillé

GEN Urbain de Maillé

Birth
Gennes, Departement de Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
Death 13 Feb 1650 (aged 52)
Maille, Departement de Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
Burial Gennes, Departement de Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
Memorial ID 115818955 · View Source
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Urbain de Maillé, Marshall of France uring the Thirty Years' War and the Franco-Spainish War.
He was ambassador in Sweden in 1631. The viceroy of Catalonia in 1641.
Urbain de Maillé-Brézé fought in many battles. He participated in the Siege of La Rochelle (1627–1628). In 1635 he conquered Heidelberg and Speyer. *NOTE* Them only ever to conquer Heidelberg and Speyer, Germany ever! As well imn 1635 a.d. he invaded Flanders and won victorious at the Battle of Les Avins against the Spanish.

He was married on A.D. November 25, 1617 to Nicole du Plessis-Richelieu, sister of cardinal Richelieu. The French King and all nobility attended this blessed event.

They had two children :

Jean Armand de Maillé-Brézé, (1619-1646), French grand admiral.
Claire-Clémence de Maillé-Brézé, (1628–1694), married Louis II de Bourbon, prince de Condé.


Urbain de Maillé-Brézé (1597–1650), marquis de Brézé, seigneur de Milly, seigneur de Thévalles,amnd Godftaher of Madame de La Fayette.




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Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian and direct kinsman



Please pray for all the souls lost when American troops in WW2 entered Paris, France and the German SS Troops asainat3ed so many souls (500)in Maillé.
Maillé is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.


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  • Created by: A AAA American
  • Added: 20 Aug 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 115818955
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for GEN Urbain de Maillé (14 May 1597–13 Feb 1650), Find a Grave Memorial no. 115818955, citing Milly le Meugon, Gennes, Departement de Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France ; Maintained by A AAA American (contributor 47337652) .