Sir Chichester Fortescue

Date of Birth1750/06/07EWIKI
Place of BirthIrelandEWIKI
FatherChichester Fortescue (1718-1757)EWIKI
MotherElizabeth Colley WesleyEWIKI
CousinArthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of WellingtonEWIKI
Date of Death1820/03/22EWIKI
ShipDate fromDate toEventSource
Lieutenant, 1773/06/26W032
Commander, 1779/10/23W032
Scourge 1779/10/231781/07As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
Captain, 1780/11/02W032
Grana 1781/071783/01As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
Appointed Ulster Kings of Arms, 1788EWIKI
Appointed Knight Bachelor, 1788/02/21TKE2
1798 Elected to represent Trim in the Irish House of Commons, until 1800EWIKI
Superannuated Rear-Admiral, 1799/03/05W032


EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
W032 Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE2 The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
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