Sir Pulteney Malcolm

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth20.2.1768CSORN
First Known Service3.3.1783CSORN
FatherGeorge Malcolm
BrotherCharles Malcolm
Last Known Service1835CSORN
Date of Death1838

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
3.3.1783 LieutenantCSORN
3.4.1794 CommanderCSORN
3.4.179411.1794Jack Tar (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.10.1794 CaptainCSORN
17951798Fox (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.1.1798 Attack on Manilla 
22.1.1798 Attack on the fort of Samboangon 
6.17984.1802Suffolk (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18018.1803Victorious (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18043.1805Renown (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18043.1804Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.18057.1809Donegal (76), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.2.1806 Action of San Domingo 
27.2.1809 Action at Sables d'Olonne 
11.4.1809 Battle of the Basque Roads 
11.18091811Donegal (76), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
13.11.181023.12.1810Actions at La Hougue 
8.18111.1812Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
18161817Newcastle (50), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
19.7.1821 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
18281831Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean SeaEWIKI
5.18321835Donegal (76), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
24.4.1833 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1
3.5.183318.12.1833Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean SeaEWIKI


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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Posted by Brian on Sunday 14th of February 2016 19:36

Extract from Obituary: 1838 - Adm. Sir Pulteney Malcolm, Admiral of the Blue, G.C.B. and G.C.M.G. He was born on the 20th Feb. 1768 at Douglan, near Langholm, in Dumfriesshire, the third son of his father, by Margaret, daughter of Mr. James Pasley, of Craig, and sister to the late Adm. Sir Thomas Pasley. etc.

Posted by Peter Malcolm on Friday 29th of August 2014 18:36

My Clan Malcolm all hailed from Kincardineshire. i have traced them back to 1733

Posted by Peter Malcolm on Friday 29th of August 2014 18:34

very interesting

Posted by r.w.pountney on Friday 18th of May 2012 23:51

malcolm thank you.for my england. .faithfully.robert.wilfred.pountney

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