René de Froulay, Coont o Tessé

René de Froulay, Coont o Tessé (14 Mey 1648 – 30 Mairch 1725) wis a French nobleman an wis created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1703 bi Keeng Louis XIV. He also fought in the War o the Spaingie Succession an as a result o being a Marshal o Fraunce, wis known as the Maréchal de Tessé. He worked alongside the Marshal-Duke o Boufflers. In 1708 he was ambassador tae Rome an bi 1724 he wis ambassador in Spain, an convinced the former Keeng Philip V tae resume the throne, after the death of his son an successor Keeng Louis I. He also helped tae organise the mairriage atween Marie Adélaïde o Savoy tae Louis o Fraunce, Duke o Burgundy in 1697.

René de Froulay
Coont o Tessé
Le maréchal de Tessé.JPG
Le Maréchal de Tessé in 1700.
Full name
René de Froulay
Born4 Mey 1648
Le Mans, Fraunce
Dee'd30 Mairch 1725 (aged 76)
Chaillot, Paris (Yerres), Fraunce
Spoose(s)Françoise Auber
René Mans, Coont o Tessé
René Louis, "Marquis o Tessé"
René François, Abbot o Aunay
Henriette, Marquise o Maulévrier
Françoise Gabrielle, Abbess o La Trinité o Caen


On 10 Juin 1674 the Coont o Tessé mairit Françoise Auber an they haed seven childer;


  1. René Mans de Froulay, Coont o Tessé, Vicoont o Beaumont, an o Fresnay, Marquis o Lavardin.
  2. René Louis de Froulay, (called the "Marquis o Tessé" haed one child.
  3. René François de Froulay Abbot o Aunay.
  4. Marie Françoise Philiberte Damaris de Froulay, mairit twice.
  5. Gabrielle de Froulay.
  6. Henriette Marthe de Froulay mairit François Édouard, Marquis o Maulévrier.
  7. Françoise Gabrielle de Froulay, Abbess o La Trinité o Caen.

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