Sir Amelius Beauclerk


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth23.5.1771 - London W041
First Known Service6.1782W041
NephewAmelius Wentworth Beauclerk (1815-1879)NBD1849
Last Known Service21.9.1890W041
Date of Death10.12.1846 - Winkfield, HampshireCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.1782 Entered the NavyNBD1849
6.17821783Jackall (10), MidshipmanNBD1849
178313.12.1785Salisbury (50), MidshipmanNBD1849
6.17831784Jackall (10), Midshipmanref:616
178921.9.1790Europe (64), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
21.9.1790 LieutenantCSORN
21.9.179013.9.1791Swiftsure (74), LieutenantNBD1849
179116.9.1793Druid (32), LieutenantNBD1849
16.9.1793 Captain ADM 6/24/297CSORN
16.9.1793 Commander ADM 6/24/297ADM 6/24
16.9.1793 Alerte (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/297ADM 6/24
16.9.17933.1794Nemesis (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/297NBD1849
17941.1796Juno (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.179410.11.1795Juno (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
7.12.17954.1796Dryad (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.179612.1798Dryad (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.18001802Fortunee (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
6.18036.1804Majestic (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
6.18041805Majestic (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
7.18051808Saturn (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18091811Assistance (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
4.18098.1811Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
7.12.1809 Elected a Fellow of the Royal SocietyNBD1849
1.8.1811 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.18121814Royal Oak (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathNBD1849
12.8.1819 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1824 Appointed Commander-in-Chief in LisbonNBD1849
1827 Relinguished command in LisbonNBD1849
22.7.1830 Admiral of the BlueNL1835-3
29.3.1831 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059
4.8.1835 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathNBD1849
27.4.1836 Appointed Commander-in-Chief in PortsmouthNBD1849
4.1839 Relinguished command in PortsmouthNBD1849
4.8.1839 Appointed first and principle naval aide to William IVNBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W041Age of Nelson WebsitePatrick MarionéWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book
ref:1059Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900 Digital Book

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