Sir Courtnay Boyle

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth3.9.1770 - Midgham, Berkshireref:616
First Known Service19.2.1781ref:616
FatherEdmund Boyle, 7th Earl of Cork & Orreryref:616
MotherAnne Courtenayref:616
WifeCaroline Amelia PoyntzNBD1849
SonCourtenay Edmund William Boyle (1800-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service26.2.1831ref:616
Date of Death21.5.1844 - London NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
19.2.17818.4.1782Latona (38), Captain's Servantref:616
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 
18.2.1783 Enrolled at the Royal Naval Academyref:616
24.3.17841.12.1787Boreas (28), Midshipmanref:616
1.12.178725.11.1788Barfleur (98), Midshipmanref:616
25.11.17885.6.1789Leander (52), Able Seamanref:616
6.6.17891.11.1790Aquilon (32), Acting Lieutenantref:616
2.11.179021.11.1790Vanguard (74), Acting Lieutenantref:616
22.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
8.1791 Roebuck (44), Lieutenantref:616
1.1.179324.6.1793Egmont (74), Lieutenantref:616
25.6.179330.10.1793Fox (12), Lieutenant and Commanding Officerref:616
31.10.179313.6.1794Excellent (74), Lieutenantref:616
14.6.17947.12.1794Saturn (74), Lieutenantref:616
8.12.17945.4.1795Jupiter (50), Lieutenantref:616
6.4.1795 CommanderCSORN
15.10.179530.6.1797Kangaroo (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
30.6.1797 CaptainCSORN
3.17983.1799Hyaena (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
16.4.1799 Married Carolineref:616
9.179920.5.1800Cormorant (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.18037.1805Seahorse (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
11.7.1804 Action at Lavandon 
5.18052.1806Amphitrite (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.6.180622.4.1809Royal William (84), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.6.1809 Appointed Commissioner of the Transport Boardref:616
8.18142.1822Appointed Resident Commissioner at Sheerness Dockyardref:616
26.7.1821 Superannuated Captainref:616
2.18227.1823Appointed Member of the Victualling Boardref:616
5.18293.1831Appointed Superintendant of the Transport Serviceref:616
26.2.1831 Rear-AdmiralNL1835-3
3.12.1832 Appointed Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the Bathref:616
3.12.1832 Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059


ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
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
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book
ref:1059Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900 Digital Book

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