Sir Henry Edwin Stanhope


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1754TRN3
First Known Service10.3.1777TRN3
FatherJohn Stanhope (c.1744-1800)ref:676
WifeMargaret MalboneEWIKI
SonEdwyn Francis Scudamore Stanhope (1793-?)EWIKI
Last Known Service12.8.1812TRN3
Date of Death20.12.1814TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
10.3.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/264CSORN
19.7.17785.8.1778Pigot (8), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.8.1779 Commander ADM 6/22/78CSORN
6.8.177916.9.1780Trepassey (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/77
Issued by Richard Edwards (1715-1795), Newfoundland
Commission confirmed 12.1.1780
BWAS-1714
16.9.178016.6.1781Salamander (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
16.6.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/360CSORN
16.6.178115.7.1781Terrible (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/360
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
BWAS-1714
15.7.17817.2.1782Russell (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/435BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
24.9.178210.4.1783Mercury (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/520BWAS-1714
10.4.178311.7.1786Mercury (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/47ADM 6/23
29.8.17943.1796Ruby (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/81BWAS-1714
4.17978.1797Neptune (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.179711.1797San Damaso (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.7.17984.1799Achille (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
18051807Matilda (8), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
3.18081810Thisbe (18), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
18101811Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreEWIKI
1811 Namur (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1714
12.8.1812 Admiral of the BlueCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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