Richard Crozier


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth26.8.1803 - Isle of Wight NBD1849
First Known Service1.11.1813NBD1849
WifeJulia Stone (1811-1883)NBD1849
UncleRichard Harrison PearsonNBD1849
GrandfatherSir Richard Pearson (1730/31-1806)NBD1849
BrotherWilliam Pearson CrozierNBD1849
Last Known Service26.3.1839NBD1849
Date of Death3.2.1880 - Isle of Wight NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 In the service of PortugalNBD1849
1.11.181310.1814Benbow (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
2.1817 Entered the Royal Naval CollegeNBD1849
4.181920.4.1820Active (38), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
20.4.1820 Active (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
21.3.182325.2.1826Lively (38), LieutenantNBD1849
6.9.1823 LieutenantBWAS-1817
5.1824 Appointed Military Order of the Tower and of the Sword, of Valour, Loyalty and MeritNBD1849
25.2.182630.4.1827Ariadne (20), LieutenantNBD1849
30.4.1827 CommanderBWAS-1817
1831 Prince Regent (120), NBD1849
20.12.183426.3.1839Victor (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
26.3.1839 CaptainNBD1849
18.6.1839 Married JuliaNBD1849

Notes on Officer


WillPMD

The Will of Richard Crozier late of West Hill in the Parish of Freshwater in the Isle of Wight in the County of Southampton an Admiral in the british Navy who died 3 February 1880 at West Hill was proved at the Principal Registry by Richard Pearson crozier a Captain in Her Majesty's 31st Regiment the Son and Richard Biddulph Martin of 68 Lombard Street in the City of London Esquire two of the Executors. Personal Estate under £70,000.




Previous comments on this page

Posted by Martin Crozier on Sunday 12th of January 2020 21:37

In fact this family of the Isle of Wright are distinct from the Croziers of Francis Crozier of North West Passage Fame


Posted by Ed Williams on Monday 19th of March 2018 18:37

Is there any connection with Capt. Francis Crozier of HMS Terror fame?

Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Monday 27th of January 2020 05:19John HanrahanBritish hired ship 'Increase' (1645) (36)
Thursday 23rd of January 2020 02:42Mark BiegaJohn Chilcott
Wednesday 22nd of January 2020 06:04Diana MurraySir Francis Geary (1st Baronet of Oxenheath) (1709-1796)
Tuesday 21st of January 2020 10:52Margaret SykesEdward Andrews (1782-?)
Monday 20th of January 2020 20:30Nick WilliamsThomas Blakiston (1790-?)