Edwin Ludlow Rich

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service8.2.1804CSORN
FatherRev. Sir Chas. Bostock RichW025
WifeSophia AngeloNBD1849
BrotherGeorge Frederick Rich (d.1863)BWAS-1793
Last Known Service23.11.1841CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
8.2.18048.1804Monarch (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
8.18048.1805Edgar (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
8.18054.1806Egyptienne (40), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
4.18061.1810Seahorse (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.7.1808 Action of 5th July 1808 
1.18103.1810Excellent (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
10.18108.1812San Fiorenzo (22), Master's MateNBD1849
8.18124.9.1812Impetueux (74), SupernumeraryNBD1849
9.9.181215.10.1812Scorpion (18), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
15.10.1812 LieutenantCSORN
31.12.18122.2.1813Onyx (10), LieutenantNBD1849
2.2.18137.1814Volontaire (38), LieutenantNBD1849
30.3.1813 Action of 1813-03-30 
7.1814 InvalidedNBD1849
21.7.181913.2.1822Falmouth (20), LieutenantNBD1849
13.2.182224.9.1822Surinam (16), First LieutenantNBD1849
24.9.1822 CommanderNL1827
24.9.18221.5.1823Bustard (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
7.18238.1826Ringdove (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.7.1829 Married SophiaNBD1849
23.11.1841 CaptainNBD1849


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NL1827The Navy List 1827The AdmiraltyBook

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Posted by Bill Norton on Sunday 11th of October 2015 16:47

This mans baptism record dated 6 Nov 1792 at Farneham in Surrey gives his parents as Charles & Mary Francis Rich. His death announcement in the Bristol Times and Mirror 30 July 1869 gives his as Vice Admiral Edwin Ludlow Rich 1792-29 July 1863.

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