Lord Charles Medows (1st Earl Manvers)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth14.11.1737HPO
First Known Service13.6.1747ref:898
FatherPhilip Medows (1708-1781)HPO
MotherFrances PierrepontHPO
WifeAnne Orton Mills (d.1832) - Married 14.3.1774HPO
DaughterFrances Augusta Eliza [Bentinck/Stephens] (d.1847)PEER
SonEvelyn Henry Frederick (1775-1801)PEER
SonCharles Herbert, 2nd Earl (1778-1780)PEER
SonHenry Manvers (1780-1851)PEER
SonPhilip Sydney (1786-1864)PEER
SisterFrances (d.1770)PEER
BrotherEdward Medows (c.1741-?)PEER
BrotherEvelyn Philip (1736-1826)PEER
BrotherSir William, K.B. (1739-1813)PEER
Last Known Service7.6.1796CSORN
Date of Death17.6.1816ref:898

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.8.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/317ref:898
7.8.1755 LieutenantCSORN
5.4.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/380CSORN
5.4.175717.8.1757Albany (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/380BWAS-1714
17.8.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/429CSORN
17.8.17576.4.1761Shannon (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/429BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
6.4.176111.8.1762Isis (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/459
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775)
Commission confirmed 10.1.1763
1769 Resigned from the NavyCSORN
9.12.17787.6.1796Elected a Member of Parliament for NottinghamshireHPO
1788 Took the name PierrepontHPO
23.7.1796 Appointed 1st Viscount Pierrepont of Holme PierrepontPEER
23.7.1796 Created 1st Baron Newark of Newark-on-TrentPEER
9.4.1806 Appointed 1st Earl ManversPEER


HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
ref:898The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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