George Hubert Rye


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
Date of Birth1782/07/17CSORN
First Known Service1798/05CSORN
FatherDr John Rye
Mother-in-LawHonor Facey
Father-in-LawAndrew Stevens
MotherMary Ann Knights
WifeEmmaline Escott Stevens
WifeGertrude Knill Stevens
Last Known Service1847/04/09CSORN
Date of Death1854/08/05

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1798/05 Entered the NavyNBD1849
17991801Ardent (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
1799/08/30 Seizure of the Dutch Fleet at Vlieter 
18011802Modeste (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
1801/04/02 Battle of Copenhagen 
1803/041803Crescent (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/041808Capelin (4), MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/041809/03/08Terror (8), MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/061809/03/08Curlew (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
1807/051809Elizabeth (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1808/051809Britomart (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
1809/03/08 LieutenantCSORN
1809/03/081809/11Rolla (10), LieutenantNBD1849
1809/07/281809/12Walcheren Expedition 
1809/111810/12Cadmus (10), LieutenantNBD1849
1809/111810/12Audacious (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1809/111810/12Romulus (36), LieutenantNBD1849
1810/12 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1823/11 Obtained an appointment in the "Water Guard"NBD1849
1847/04/09 Superannuated CommanderNBD1849

Notes on Officer


Second wife
His second Gertrude Knill Stevens, was the sister of the first

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book

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