Mathew Henry Scott


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1.12.1787CSORN
Last Known Service1816CSORN
Date of Death10.1837 - Southampton DAR-1837

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.12.1787 Lieutenant ADM 6/23/441CSORN
23.1.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/90ADM 6/25
23.1.17944.4.1794Rattlesnake (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/90BWAS-1793
4.4.1794 Captain ADM 6/25/91CSORN
4.4.179428.6.1794Rose (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/91
Commission confirmed 3.10.1794
BWAS-1714
3.179812.1798Niger (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.1801 Indefatigable (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
8.180312.1805Niobe (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.18051806Goliath (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18061807Dragon (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18061807Audacious (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
24.8.18127.1814Chatham (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.18151816Argo (22), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
DAR-1837Dodsley's Anual Register - 1837 Digital Book
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
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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Posted by Tim Oakley on Sunday 2nd of December 2018 21:09

27 Apr 1796 Saint Lucia. A squadron, including the Hebe38, Captain Matthew Henry Scott, arrived with troops, to reduce the Island, which was achieved by 26 May.

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