William Peake


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.2.1780CSORN
First Known Service21.7.1797CSORN
FatherSir Henry Peake (1753-1825)NBD1849
MotherSarah LaddPEER
WifeMary Wordsworth (1780-1853)PEER
BrotherJamesNBD1849
BrotherThomas Ladd PeakeNBD1849
Last Known Service24.2.1813CSORN
Date of Death24.2.1813TRN6
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.7.1797 LieutenantCSORN
4.17981802Eling (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.18021805Escort (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.1.1806 CommanderCSORN
2.18076.1807Etna (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.180724.2.1813Peacock (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
24.2.1813 Hornet vs Peacock 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
TRN6The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol VIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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