Lord Edward Michael Pakenham (2nd Baron Longford)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1.4.1743 - Westmeath - Leinster EWIKI
First Known Service12.8.1761CSORN
FatherThomas Pakenham, 1st Baron Longford (1713-1766)EWIKI
MotherElizabeth Cuffe, 1st Countess of Longford (1719-1794)EWIKI
WifeCatherine RowleyEWIKI
BrotherSir Thomas Pakenham (1757-1836)EWIKI
Last Known Service19.12.1782CSORN
Date of Death3.6.1792EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.8.1761 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/451CSORN
20.6.1765 Commander ADM 6/20/79CSORN
20.6.176516.9.1765Crown (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
20.6.176516.7.1767Bonetta (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/79ADM 6/20
30.4.1766 Succeeded as 2nd Baron LongfordEWIKI
31.5.1766 Captain ADM 6/20/122CSORN
31.5.176625.5.1768Sheerness (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/122ADM 6/20
1768 Married CatherineEWIKI
27.12.17775.4.1779America (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/349BWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
5.4.177919.12.1782Alexander (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/536BWAS-1714
12.12.1781 2nd Battle of Ushant 
12.12.1781 Action of 1781-12-12 
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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