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Nicholas Alexander


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1789CSORN
First Known Service1799CSORN
WifeSusannah LegrandNBD1849
SonWilliam Thomas AlexanderNBD1849
SonRobert Barrie AlexanderNBD1849
BrotherAnna Maria PriceNL1865
Last Known Service13.6.1815CSORN
Date of Death1852

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1799 Entered the NavyNBD1849
17991800
Haarlem (64) 1797-1816
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, 1st Class Volunteer
NBD1849
8.18001802
Desiree (36) 1800-1832
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, 1st Class Volunteer
NBD1849
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
1802 
Nereide (36) 1797-1810
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
NBD1849
18021803
Port Mahon (18) 1798-1837
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Midshipman
NBD1849
18031805
Mignonne (32) 1794-1797
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
NBD1849
21.6.18031.7.1803Capture of St. Lucia and Tobago 
180526.2.1806
Theseus (74) 1786-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
NBD1849
26.2.180616.5.1806
Shark (16) 1779-1818
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Midshipman
NBD1849
16.5.18061808
Hercule (74) 1798-1810
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
18.5.1806 LieutenantCSORN
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
1808 
Trent (36) 1796-1823
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
18081809
Venerable (74) 1808-1838
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
3.1809 
Saint Domingo (74) 1809-1816
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
NBD1849
28.7.18094.9.1809Expedition to the Scheldt 
28.7.180912.1809Walcheren Expedition 
22.12.181213.6.1815
Dragon (74) 1798-1850
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1842 Renamed "Fame"
, First Lieutenant
NBD1849
1815 Married SusannahNBD1849
13.6.1815 CommanderCSORN
9.1815 Employed raising men in CorkNBD1849
2.1816 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849

Notes on Officer


His Sons Occupations
In 1849 both his sons were Assistant-Surgeons in the Royal Navy


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