Sir Henry Kellett

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
Date of Birth1806/11/02NBD1849
First Known Service1822/06/07 
CousinArthur Kellett 
Date of Death1875/03/01W025

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1822/06/07 Entered the NavyNBD1849
18231826Ringdove NBD1849
18261831Eden NBD1849
Lieutenant, 1828/09/15NBD1849
1831/11/071835Aetna LieutenantNBD1849
1835 Raven LieutenantNBD1849
1835/10/291836/07Starling As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1836/071837/02Sulphur As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1837/021843/08Starling As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
Commander, 1841/05/06NBD1849
Captain, 1842/12/23NBD1849
Appointed Companion of the Order of the Bath, 1842/12/24NBD1849
1845/02/081848Herald As Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1852/02/101854/06/15Resolute As Commanding OfficerW025
1855/08/031857/03/16Termagant As Flag OfficerW025
1857/03/161857Imaum As Flag OfficerNBD1849
Rear-Admiral, 1862/06/16W025
Appointed Admiral-Superintendant at Malta, 1864/11/26W025
Vice-Admiral, 1868/04/08W025
Appointed Commander-in-Chief at China, 1869/07/17NBD1849
Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath, 1869/06/02W025

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
W025 William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site
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Posted by Darrell KKellett on Monday 21st of November 2016 22:09

Interested in family name,I know that my ancestors were Irish,!!! Darrell Kellett

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