Louis Victor de Rochechouart, Duke o Vivonne

Louis Victor de Rochechouart, Duke o Vivonne an later Duke o Mortemart (25 August 1636 - 15 December 1688) wis a French nobleman an a duke. Born in Paris, he wis the son an hier o Gabriel de Rochechouart, Duke o Mortemart frae the Hoose o Rochechouart, a well regarded noble familie. 1675 wis created a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XIV, as a result he wis known as the Maréchal de Vivonne. In The same year he became the Duke o Mortemart at the daith o his faither. He wis also a sibling o Madame de Montespan.

Louis Victor de Rochechouart
Duke o Vivonne
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Full name
Louis Victor de Rochechouart
Born25 August 1636(1636-08-25)
Hôtel de Rochechouart, Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd15 December 1688(1688-12-15) (aged 52)
Chaillot, Paris, Fraunce
Noble faimilyRochechouart
Spoose(s)Antoinette Louise de Mesmes
Gabrielle, Abbess o Beaumont-lès-Tours
Charlotte, Duchess o Elbeuf
Louis, Duke o Mortemart
Marie Élisabeth, Coontess o Castries
Louise Françoise, Abbess o Fontevrault
Gabrièlle Victoire, Coontess o Canaples
FaitherGabriel de Rochechouart
MitherDiane de Grandseigne
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Louis Victor married Antoinette Louise de Mesmes (1640–10 Mairch 1709) at the Château de Beyne in September 1655.


  1. Gabrielle de Rochechouart (1658 – 24 October 1733) never mairit. Abbess o Beaumont-lès-Tours.
  2. Charlotte de Rochechouart (1660 – 18 Aprile 1729) mairit Henri o Lorraine, Duke o Elbeuf an haed issue.
  3. Louis de Rochechouart, "Prince o Tonnay-Charente", Duke o Mortemart (1663 – 3 Aprile 1688) mairit Marie Anne Colbert (dochter o Colbert) an haed issue.
  4. Marie Élisabeth de Rochechouart (1663 – 5 Mey 1718) mairit Joseph François de La Croix, Marquis o Castries on 19 Mey 1693 an haed issue. Also a lady-in-waiting tae her cousin, the Duchess o Orléans.
  5. Louise Françoise de Rochechouart (1664 – 16 Februar 1742) never mairit; Abbess in Fontevrault.
  6. Gabrielle Victoire de Rochechouart (1670 – 23 Aprile 1740) mairit Alphonse de Créquy, Coont o Canaples (1702) nae kent issue..

Teetles and stylesEedit

  • 25 August 1636 – 26 December 1675 The Coont then Duke o Vivonne.
  • 26 December 1675 – 15 December 1688 the Duke o Mortemart.

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