Sir Hugh Pigot

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1775W025
First Known Service1.5.1788W025
Last Known Service4.7.1853W025
Date of Death30.7.1857W025

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.5.1788 Entered the NavyW025
12.11.1794 LieutenantW025
29.4.1802 CommanderCSORN
8.5.1804 CaptainCSORN
3.18057.1805Dauntless (22), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.18061807Alligator (16), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
28.6.18061808Circe (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
18081809Captain (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
12.12.180813.12.1808Action at St Pierre 
18091810Latona (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
28.1.180924.2.1809Capture of Martinique 
10.2.1809 Capture of the Junon 
14.3.180917.3.1809Capture of the d'Hautpoult 
1.11.18101814Orpheus (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
18141.10.1814Diomede (26), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.181411.1815Nymphe (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
11.18259.1829Ramillies (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
15.9.18291831Talavera (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
9.3.18311834Barham (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerW025
1834 Appointed 11st Companion of the Knight Companion of the Order of the Bath of LauderdaleW025
26.9.1834 Appointed 11st Companion of the Companion of the Order of the Bath of LauderdaleW025
10.1.1837 Rear-AdmiralW025
16.5.18441.7.1847Appointed Commander-in-Chief — CobhW025
6.6.1847 Vice-AdmiralW025
10.7.1847 Appointed 11st Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath of LauderdaleW025
4.7.1853 AdmiralW025


W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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