John Stanhope

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.9.1744CSORN
Baptism19.9.1744 - St Peter's, Nottingham CSORN
First Known Service2.1.1756CSORN
FatherFerdinand Stanhoperef:676
MotherMary Phillipsref:676
WifeCaroline Dent (1763-1830) - Married 27.9.1784ref:676
DaughterCaroline [Rashleigh] (1785–1866)ref:719
SonHenry Stanhope (1788-1865)NBD1849
SonLt.Col Philip John (1787-1830)ref:676
SonHenry Stanhope (1788-1865)ref:676
SonCharles George (1789–1833)ref:676
DaughterEliza Sophia [Moor] (1800-1873)ref:719
BrotherCharles (1746–1767)ref:719
SisterMary [Moor] (1746–1812)ref:719
BrotherMichael Stanhope (c.1750-c.1790)ref:719
BrotherArthur Stanhope (1752-1836)ref:719
Last Known Service14.2.1799CSORN
Date of Death1.12.1800 - SalisburyCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
25.8.1762 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/20RNLPC
15.10.1762 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/443CSORN
4.6.1774 Commander ADM 6/21/33CSORN
4.6.17745.3.1779Raven (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/33BWAS-1714
5.3.1779 Captain ADM 6/21/519CSORN
5.3.177920.6.1780Garland (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/519BWAS-1714
20.6.178022.9.1783Pegasus (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/144BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
10.5.179028.2.1793Arethusa (38), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/26BWAS-1714
20.2.179328.2.1794Vanguard (74), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 28.2.1793 ADM 6/24/212BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/180CSORN
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site Family History
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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