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Sir Richard Goodwin Keats


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth16.1.1757CSORN
First Known Service7.4.1777CSORN
Nephew
William KeatsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1813-1826
NBD1849
Last Known Service1825CSORN
Date of Death5.4.1834

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.4.1777 LieutenantCSORN
18.1.1782 CommanderCSORN
18.1.17821.8.1782
Rhinoceros (34) 1781-1784
British 34 Gun
Unrated Floating Battery
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/148
Issued by
Robert DigbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1805
, North America
Confirmed 4.10.1783
BWAS-1714
1.8.17823.1.1785
Bonetta (14) 1779-1797
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/262
Issued by
Robert DigbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1805
, North America
Confirmed 19.1.1785
BWAS-1714
24.6.1789 CaptainCSORN
24.6.1789 
Royal George (100) 1788-1822
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/532
ADM 6/23
22.10.178914.2.1791
Southampton (32) 1757-1812
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/7
BWAS-1714
29.8.17915.4.1793
Niger (32) 1759-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1813 Renamed "Negro"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/130
BWAS-1714
5.4.179324.5.1794
London (90) 1766-1811
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/226
BWAS-1714
24.5.17941.1795
Galatea (32) 1794-1809
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/44
BWAS-1793
21.10.1794 Capture of the Révolutionnaire 
2.17957.1797
Galatea (32) 1794-1809
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
20.3.1796 Action off Pointe du Raz 
22.8.179623.8.1796Destruction of the Andromaque 
6.17973.1801
Boadicea (38) 1797-1858
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
2.7.1799 Attack on Aix Roads 
18017.1806
Superb (74) 1798-1826
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
12.7.1801 The Gut of Gibraltar 
6.2.1806 Action of San Domingo 
7.18062.10.1807
Superb (74) 1798-1826
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Commodore and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
18071809
Ganges (74) 1782-1816
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1714
15.8.18077.9.1807Second Battle of Copenhagen 
2.10.1807 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
2.10.18071811
Superb (74) 1798-1826
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
15.10.1808 Appointed Companion of the Knight Companion of the Order of the BathTKE1
25.10.1809 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.18091811
Superb (74) 1798-1826
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1793
181010.1811
Implacable (74) 1805-1949
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1943 Renamed "Foudroyant"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Red
BWAS-1793
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
8.18101812
Milford (74) 1809-1846
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Red
BWAS-1793
1.8.1811 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
3.18131814
Bellerophon (74) 1786-1836
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1824 Renamed "Captivity"
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1
3.181512.1815
Salisbury (50) 1814-1837
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1793
1825 AdmiralNBD1849


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