George Hubert Rye

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 Service1854/08/05CSORN
Date of Death1854/08/05

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1798/05 Entered the NavyNBD1849
17991801Ardent, MidshipmanNBD1849
18011802Modeste, MidshipmanNBD1849
1801/04/02 Battle of Copenhagen 
1803/041803Crescent, MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/041808Capelin, MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/041809/03/08Terror, MidshipmanNBD1849
1803/061809/03/08Curlew, MidshipmanNBD1849
1807/051809Elizabeth, MidshipmanNBD1849
1808/051809Britomart, MidshipmanNBD1849
1809/03/08 LieutenantCSORN
1809/03/081809/11Rolla, LieutenantNBD1849
1809/07/281809/12Walcheren Expedition 
1809/111810/12Cadmus, LieutenantNBD1849
1809/111810/12Audacious, LieutenantNBD1849
1809/111810/12Romulus, 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


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