Robert Buckless


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1776 - Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NAO
First Known Service11.5.1803NAO
Last Known Service15.1.1806NAO

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.5.180331.5.1804Victory (100), Able SeamanNAO
1.6.18045.1.1806Victory (100), CoxswainNAO
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
6.1.180615.1.1806Ocean (98), CoxswainNAO

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NAOThe National Archive - Trafalgar AncestorsVariousWeb Site

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Posted by Dave Poole on Wednesday 10th of July 2019 13:05

Robert Buckless' Trafalgar and other medals are to be auctioned tomorrow (11 July 2019) - links not allowed here but I can send link to local paper report to anyone interested


Posted by John A Petch on Saturday 17th of January 2015 22:46

Robert married Bridget Fahey on the 28th October 1817 at All Saints, Newcastle. He was a witness at the wedding of John Champlay, my 3X great-grandfathers wedding at the same church in 1824. Bridget Buckless died in 1842, her death is recorded in our family Bible,i think she was John's cousin. Robert Buckless died Northumberland in 1846 at 70 years.

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