The Hon. Keith Stewart

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
Half-sisterMary [Mackenzie] (1720-1751)PEER
SisterSusanna [Leveson-Gower] (d.1805)PEER
BrotherJames Edward (1743–1812)EWIKI
SisterMargaret [Gordon] (d.1762)PEER
SisterCatherine [Murray]PEER
SisterCharlotte [Murray] (d.1818)PEER
SisterHarriet [Hamilton] (d.1788)PEER
BrotherLord John Stewart (7th Earl of Galloway) (1735/36-1806)HPO
Last Known Service4.7.1794TRN3
Date of Death1795TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
2.1.1759 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/54CSORN
11.2.1761 Commander ADM 6/19/277CSORN
11.2.17614.3.1761Speedwell (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/277ADM 6/19
4.3.176115.3.1762Lynx (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/288BWAS-1714
19.2.17623.1762Elected a Member of Parliament for Wigtown BurghsHPO
7.4.1762 Captain ADM 6/19/396CSORN
7.4.176221.2.1765Lively (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/396BWAS-1714
16.3.17656.3.1766Montreal (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/68BWAS-1714
22.4.17689.1784Elected a Member of Parliament for WigtownshireHPO
27.12.177721.3.1781Berwick (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/349ADM 6/21
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
27.3.17811782Appointed Commander-in-Chief — North Sea ADM 6/22/266ADM 6/22
17.6.178230.12.1782Cambridge (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/481BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
10.5.179021.9.1790Formidable (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/26BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/68CSORN
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/24/201CSORN
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/30CSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/55CSORN

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