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Hugh Cloberry Christian


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1747 - London TRN3
First Known Service21.1.1771TRN3
Father
Thomas ChristianBritish
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1743-1748
ref:676
MotherAnne Hughesref:676
WifeAnn Leigh (d.1799)ref:616
Son
Hood Hanway ChristianBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1800-1825
ref:616
Last Known Service20.2.1797TRN3
Date of Death23.11.1798TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.1.1771 LieutenantCSORN
6.3.1775 Married Anneref:676
11.5.177724.1.1778
Eagle (64) 1774-1812
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1800 Renamed "Buckingham"
, Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/21/491
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24.1.1778 CommanderADM 6/21
24.1.17787.8.1778
Kingfisher (14) 1770-1778
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/484
Issued by
Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe)British
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1736-1799
, North America
Confirmed 7.12.1778
BWAS-1714
8.12.1778 CaptainCSORN
8.12.177817.1.1780
Suffolk (74) 1765-1803
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/485
BWAS-1714
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
21.12.177922.12.1779Action of 1779-12-21 
30.11.17807.1783
Fortunee (38) 1779-1800
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/204
Issued by
Sir Hyde Parker (5th Baronet of Melford Hall)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1782
, North America
BWAS-1714
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
14.6.178711.10.1790
Colossus (74) 1787-1798
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 21.6.1787 ADM 6/23/401
BWAS-1714
12.10.179028.12.1790
Queen Charlotte (100) 1790-1800
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/75
ref:616
7.2.17933.4.1794
Queen Charlotte (100) 1790-1800
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/205
BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.17954.1796
Glory (98) 1788-1825
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral
BWAS-1714
10.17953.1796
Prince George (98) 1772-1817
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Rear-Admiral
BWAS-1714
6.10.17951796Commander of the British Expedition to the West Indies  
1.17961797
Thunderer (74) 1783-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral
BWAS-1714
17.2.1796 Appointed Companion of the Order of the BathTKE1
26.4.179624.5.1796Commanded the British Squadron at the Capture of St Lucia 
20.2.1797 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
179823.11.1798Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Cape of Good Hoperef:616
179823.11.1798
Tremendous (74) 1784-1807
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714


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