Zachariah Mudge

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth20.1.1770 - Plymouth ODNB
First Known Service11.1780ODNB
FatherDr John Mudge (1721-1793)ODNB
MotherElizabeth Garrett (c 1736-1808)ODNB
WifeJane GrangerODNB
Last Known Service15.9.1849ODNB
Date of Death26.10.1852 - Plympton, DevonODNB

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
11.1780 Entered the NavyODNB
24.5.1789 Lieutenant ADM 6/23/538CSORN
12.17902.1794Discovery (10), LieutenantODNB
2.179416.5.1797Providence (12), LieutenantODNB
24.11.1797 CommanderCSORN
11.179815.11.1800Fly (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerODNB
8.11.179815.11.1800Fly (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.11.1800 CaptainCSORN
4.18019.1802Constance (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB
9.180219.7.1805Blanche (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB
3.11.18034.11.1803Capture of the Albion 
19.7.1805 Capture of the Blanche 
14.10.1805 Court Martial held for the loss of the Blanche. He was acquitted and complemented on his "able and gallant conduct"ODNB
18.11.18051810Phoenix (10), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB
12.18052.1810Phoenix (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18141815Valiant (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerODNB
7.18149.1815Valiant (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1815 Placed on Half-PayODNB
22.7.1830 Rear-AdmiralODNB
23.11.1841 Vice-AdmiralODNB
15.9.1849 AdmiralODNB


ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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