Sir Davidge Gould

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1758EWIKI
First Known Service7.5.1779EWIKI
Last Known Service25.10.1819EWIKI
Date of Death23.4.1847EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
7.5.1779 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/552CSORN
13.6.1782 Commander ADM 6/22/554CSORN
13.6.17827.1782Pocahontas (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/554
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 13.12.1782
2.11.178626.8.1788Pylades (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/364BWAS-1714
26.8.178825.3.1789Ferret (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/475BWAS-1714
25.3.1789 Captain ADM 6/23/516CSORN
25.3.178913.5.1789Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 6.4.1789 ADM 6/23/516BWAS-1714
1.1.179015.6.1792Brune (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/15BWAS-1714
8.6.17936.1795Cyclops (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/245BWAS-1714
1.17958.1795Bedford (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
17981800Audacious (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.8.1798 Battle of the Nile 
18.2.1800 Capture of the Généreux 
3.180110.1802Majestic (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.18045.1805Windsor Castle (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.10.1807 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
1.8.1811 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
7.6.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
25.10.1819 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
24.1.1833 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1
17.11.184625.6.1847Appointed Vice-Admiral of the United KingdomEWIKI


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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