William Borough


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1781NBD1849
First Known Service15.7.1794NBD1849
Last Known Service12.6.1843NBD1849
Date of Death12.1852 - Querrin House, Kilkee, Co. Clare, IrelandNBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.7.1794 Entered the NavyNBD1849
15.7.17941795Invincible (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
8.17957.1797Juste (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
7.17978.1799Princess Royal (98), MidshipmanNBD1849
8.17991800Penelope (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
31.3.1800 Capture of the Guillaume Tell 
9.1800 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationNBD1849
9.180010.2.1801Foudroyant (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
10.2.180130.7.1801Modeste (24), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
30.7.1801 LieutenantNBD1849
30.7.18011802Modeste (24), LieutenantNBD1849
27.8.180312.11.1804Curlew (16), LieutenantNBD1849
12.11.18047.12.1805Espiegle (16), LieutenantNBD1849
7.12.18052.1807Princess Royal (98), LieutenantNBD1849
11.7.180914.10.1809Nepean, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
12.6.1843 Superannuated CommanderNBD1849

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'Brien, Digital Book

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Posted by Randalstown B Counihan on Monday 8th of February 2016 21:40

William Borough died in Querrin House, Kilkee, Co. Clare, Ireland in December 1852. He was my great, great, great,great Grandfather.

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