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The Hon. Keith Stewart


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1739TRN3
First Known Service2.1.1759TRN3
FatherAlexander, 6th Earl of GallowayHPO
MotherLady Catherine Cochrane (d.1786)PEER
WifeGeorgina Isabella D’Aguilar - Married 13.5.1782HPO
SonJames Alexander (1784-1843)PEER
SonLeveson Douglas (1786-1819)PEER
SonUnknownHPO
SonUnknownHPO
Half-sisterMary [Mackenzie] (1720-1751)PEER
SisterSusanna [Leveson-Gower] (d.1805)PEER
BrotherJames Edward (1743–1812)E-WIKI
SisterMargaret [Gordon] (d.1762)PEER
SisterCatherine [Murray]PEER
SisterCharlotte [Murray] (d.1818)PEER
SisterHarriet [Hamilton] (d.1788)PEER
Brother
Lord John Stewart (7th Earl of Galloway)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1760
HPO
Last Known Service4.7.1794TRN3
Date of Death1795TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
2.1.1759 LieutenantCSORN
11.2.1761 CommanderCSORN
11.2.17614.3.1761
Speedwell (8) 1752-1780
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1779 Renamed "Spitfire"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/277
ADM 6/19
4.3.176115.3.1762
Lynx (10) 1761-1777
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/288
BWAS-1714
19.2.17623.1762Elected a Member of Parliament for Wigtown BurghsHPO
7.4.1762 CaptainCSORN
7.4.176221.2.1765
Lively (20) 1756-1778
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/396
BWAS-1714
16.3.17656.3.1766
Montreal (32) 1761-1779
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/68
BWAS-1714
22.4.17689.1784Elected a Member of Parliament for WigtownshireHPO
27.12.177721.3.1781
Berwick (74) 1775-1795
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/349
ADM 6/21
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
27.3.17811782Appointed Commander-in-Chief — North Sea ADM 6/22/266ADM 6/22
17.6.178230.12.1782
Cambridge (80) 1755-1808
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/481
BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
10.5.179021.9.1790
Formidable (98) 1777-1813
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/26
BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN


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