Sir Henry Kellett

Date of Birth1806/11/02NBD1849
First Known Service1822/06/07NBD1849
CousinArthur KellettNBD1849
Last Known Service1868/04/08NBD1849
Date of Death1875/03/01W025

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1822/06/07 Entered the NavyNBD1849
18231826Ringdove (16), NBD1849
18261831Eden (20), NBD1849
1828/09/15 LieutenantNBD1849
1831/11/071835Aetna (8), LieutenantNBD1849
1835 Raven (4), LieutenantNBD1849
1835/10/291836/07Starling (4), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1836/071837/02Sulphur (10), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1837/021843/08Starling (12), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1841/05/06 CommanderNBD1849
1842/12/23 CaptainNBD1849
1842/12/24 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the BathNBD1849
1845/02/081848Herald (28), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1852/02/101854/06/15Resolute, as Commanding OfficerW025
1855/08/031857/03/16Termagant (28), as Flag Officer, CommodoreW025
1857/03/16 Imaum (76), as Flag Officer, CommodoreNBD1849
1862/06/16 Rear-AdmiralW025
1864/11/261869Appointed Admiral-Superintendant at Malta 
1868/04/08 Vice-AdmiralW025
1869/06/02 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathW025
1869/07/171871/08/30Appointed Commander-in-Chief — ChinaNBD1849


NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
W025 William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site

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Posted by Darrell KKellett on Monday 21st of November 2016 22:09

Interested in family name,I know that my ancestors were Irish,!!! Darrell Kellett

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