Robert Benjamin Young


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth15.9.1773 - Douglas, Isle of Man, Isle of Man CSORN
First Known Service26.1.1796CSORN
FatherRobert Parry Young (d.1799)NBD1849
WifeMary EllisNBD1849
BrotherJohn James Young (d.1796)NBD1849
Last Known Service21.10.1810CSORN
Date of Death1846

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1781 Entered the NavyNBD1849
26.1.1796 LieutenantCSORN
25.6.17967.10.1798Bonne Citoyenne (20), LieutenantNBD1849
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
20.2.17971.3.1797Pursuit of the Santissima Trinidad 
7.10.179810.12.1798Colossus (74), LieutenantNBD1849
5.4.179918.6.1801Savage (14), First LieutenantNBD1849
18.6.18011.9.1803Goliath (74), First LieutenantNBD1849
1.9.18031.2.1804Windsor Castle (98), First LieutenantNBD1849
1.2.18044.2.1804Foudroyant (80), First LieutenantNBD1849
4.2.180410.1807Entreprenante (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
18068.1806Musette (18), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
13.7.180910.1.1810Ulysses (20), Fifth LieutenantNBD1849
10.1.181021.10.1810Princess Carolina (74), Fifth LieutenantNBD1849
10.3.1810 Married Mary, 2 sons, 2 daughters.NBD1849
21.10.1810 CommanderCSORN
20.4.1839 Admitted to the out-pension of Greenwich Hospital.NBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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