Nguyễn Phúc Trú

Nguyễn Phúc Trú, or Nguyễn Phúc Chú, (1696–1738; r. 1725–1738) was one of the Nguyễn lords who ruled over Đàng Trong (southern Vietnam) in the 16th–18th centuries. Also known as Ninh Vuong, he expanded his family's territory by seizing the Cambodian provinces of Vinh-long and My-tho in 1731.

Nguyễn Phúc Trú
Nguyễn lords
Lord of Cochinchina
Nguyễn lords
Reign1725–1738
PredecessorNguyễn Phúc Chu
SuccessorNguyễn Phúc Khoát
BornJanuary 14, 1697
DiedJune 7, 1738(1738-06-07) (aged 41)
Cochinchina
SpouseTrương Thị Thư
Trương Thị Hoặc
IssueNguyễn Phúc Khoát
Full name
Nguyễn Phúc Trú (阮福澍)
Regnal name
Chúa Ninh (主寧 "Lord Ninh")
Posthumous name
Tuyên Quang Thiệu Liệt Tuấn Triết Tĩnh Uyên Kinh Văn Vĩ Vũ Hiếu Ninh Hoàng Đế
宣光紹烈濬哲靜淵經文緯武孝寧皇帝
Temple name
Túc Tông (肅宗)
HouseNguyễn lords
FatherNguyễn Phúc Chu
MotherTống Thị Được
ReligionBuddhism


ReferencesEdit

  • Coedes, G. (1962). The Making of South-east Asia. London: Cox & Wyman Ltd. p213.
Vietnamese royalty
Preceded by
Nguyễn Phúc Chu
Nguyễn lords
Lord of Cochinchina

1725–1738
Succeeded by
Nguyễn Phúc Khoát