Sir Hyde Parker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1739CSORN
First Known Service1751CSORN
Father Vice Admiral Sir Hyde Parker (1739–1807)ODNB
MotherSarah SmithsonODNB
WifeFrances Onslow (d.1844) - Married 23.12.1800ODNB
WifeAnne BotelerODNB
Last Known Service9.11.1805CSORN
Date of Death16.3.1807 - London ODNB

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1751 Entered the NavyODNB
7.11.1757 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationODNB
25.1.1758 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/477CSORN
20.11.175919.12.1759Norfolk (74), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/19/113ODNB
19.12.175923.6.1760Norfolk (74), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/19/119ODNB
11.7.176116.12.1762Lennox (74), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/19/497
Issued by Charles Steevens (1705-1761)
Commission confirmed 16.5.1763
ODNB
24.9.17626.10.1762Battle of Manilla 
16.12.1762 Commander ADM 6/20/45ADM 6/20
16.12.176218.7.1763Manilla (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/45
Issued by Sir Samuel Cornish (1st Baronet of Sharnbrook) (1715-1770)
Commission confirmed 18.8.1764
ODNB
18.7.1763 Captain ADM 6/20/44CSORN
18.7.176325.8.1764Baleine (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/45
Issued by Sir Samuel Cornish (1st Baronet of Sharnbrook) (1715-1770)
Commission confirmed 18.8.1764
BWAS-1714
29.11.17669.5.1769Hussar (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/148BWAS-1714
15.9.17707.1772Boston (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/468
Issued by Sir Samuel Hood (1st Viscount Hood of Whitley) (1724-1816)
Commission confirmed 2.12.1772
BWAS-1714
4.7.17754.10.1780Phoenix (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/101BWAS-1714
2.7.17764.7.1776Staten Island Landings 
22.7.1778 Encounter at Sandy Hook 
21.4.1779 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
3.178111.1781Latona (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 
10.17814.1783Goliath (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
4.17831786Goliath (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17881793Royal Charlotte (8), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.17906.1790Brunswick (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1794 Bedford (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
17941796Saint George (98), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
12.4.1794 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
1.6.1795 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
17961800Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
1.17961797Britannia (100), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1714
28.6.179610.1800Queen (90), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
14.2.1799 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.18001801Royal George (100), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
2.18016.1801Ardent (64), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
2.18011802London (90), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
2.4.1801 Commanded the Reserve at the Battle of Copenhagen 
2.4.1801 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Copenhagen 
23.4.1804 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the RedCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE2The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
HJ-DBHistoric JamaicaFrank CundallBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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