Francis William Austen

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth12.7.1808NBD1849
First Known Service11.2.1822NBD1849
FatherSir Francis William Austen (1774-1865)NBD1849
Father-in-LawCharles John Austen (1779-1852)NBD1849
WifeFrancis PalmerNBD1849
BrotherHerbert Grey Austen (1816-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service23.11.1841NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
11.2.1822 Entered the Royal Naval CollegeNBD1849
20.6.1823 Entered the NavyNBD1849
20.6.1823 Revenge (74), 1st Class VolunteerBWAS-1793
18241828Seringapatam (46), MidshipmanBWAS-1793
18241828Pelican (16), MidshipmanBWAS-1793
8.182830.4.1830Blonde (46), Master's MateBWAS-1793
30.4.1830 LieutenantNBD1849
22.11.1830 Gannet (18), LieutenantBWAS-1793
12.10.18351.3.1841Wanderer (16), First LieutenantBWAS-1793
1.3.184123.11.1841Bonetta (3), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
23.11.1841 CommanderNBD1849
13.7.1843 Married FrancesNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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