Nathaniel Day Cochrane

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth11.1780CSORN
First Known Service1784CSORN
FatherThomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of DundonaldEWIKI
Last Known Service7.1814CSORN
Date of Death11.1844EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
22.11.1780 Baptised at the English Cathedral in Quebec, 
1784 Entered the NavyEWIKI
26.12.1800 LieutenantCSORN
30.7.1805 CommanderCSORN
30.7.18059.2.1806Kingfisher (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.2.1806 Action of San Domingo 
26.3.1806 CaptainCSORN
7.18068.1807Northumberland (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18079.1807Prince George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.18082.1810Alexandria (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.18137.1814Orontes (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Brian Youmans on Friday 11th of October 2013 16:45

Nathaniel is actually the son of John Cochrane (b. 1750), an army paymaster, the third surviving son of the Earl. So, he is a grandson, not a son of Earl Thomas Cochrane.

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