Sir Edward Berry (Baronet )

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth17.4.1768 - Norwich CSORN
First Known Service5.2.1779CSORN
FatherEdward Berryref:616
MotherElizabeth Forsterref:616
WifeLouisa Forsterref:616
Last Known Service19.7.1821CSORN
Date of Death13.2.1831 - Bath

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
5.2.17791.2.1780Burford (68), Able Seamanref:616
1.2.17801783Burford (68), Midshipmanref:616
17.2.1782 Battle of Sadras 
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
6.7.1782 2nd Battle of Negapatam 
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
17868.1792Magnificent (74), Midshipmanref:616
8.17921793Duke (98), Midshipmanref:616
179319.1.1794Boyne (98), Midshipmanref:616
20.1.1794 LieutenantCSORN
20.1.17944.11.1795Nautilus (16), Lieutenantref:616
5.11.179510.6.1796Agamemnon (64), Lieutenantref:616
31.5.1796 Action of 1796-05-31 
11.6.179611.11.1796Captain (74), Lieutenantref:616
8.17969.1796Captain (74), Acting Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.10.1796 Commanderref:616
12.11.179617.2.1797Captain (74), Commanderref:616
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
18.2.17975.3.1797Bonne Citoyenne (20), Commander and Commanding Officerref:616
20.2.17971.3.1797Pursuit of the Santissima Trinidad 
6.3.1797 CaptainCSORN
12.12.1797 Married Louisaref:616
20.1.17984.8.1798Vanguard (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.8.1798 Battle of the Nile 
4.8.179818.8.1798Leander (52), as a passengerref:616
18.8.1798 Taken prisonerref:616
18.8.1798 Généreux vs Leander 
12.12.1798 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
13.10.17991.11.1800Foudroyant (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18.2.1800 Capture of the Généreux 
31.3.1800 Capture of the Guillaume Tell 
1.11.18004.4.1801Princess Charlotte (36), Captain and Commanding Officerref:616
5.4.18016.1801Ruby (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.9.180510.8.1806Agamemnon (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
6.2.1806 Action of San Domingo 
12.12.1806 Appointed Baronetref:616
10.5.18101811Appointed to command the Sea Fenciblesref:616
9.18111812Sceptre (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.9.181227.2.1814Barfleur (98), Captain and Commanding Officerref:616
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
19.7.1821 Rear-Admiralref:616


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE2The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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