Christopher Crackenthorp Askew


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth23.5.1782NBD1849
First Known Service21.2.1798NBD1849
FatherJohn AskewNBD1849
MotherBridget WatsonNBD1849
WifeSarah DicksonNBD1849
BrotherLieut-Gen Sir Henry Askew KCBNBD1849
Last Known Service1.10.1846NBD1849
Date of Death6.12.1848NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.2.1798 Entered the NavyNL1865
21.2.1798 Vestal (28), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
5.179927.11.1805Amazon (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
24.5.1804 Action off Cape Cepet 
27.11.1805 LieutenantCSORN
27.11.18054.12.1805Utrecht (68), LieutenantNBD1849
4.12.180530.12.1806Dictator (64), LieutenantNBD1849
30.12.180626.11.1811Thalia (20), LieutenantNBD1849
26.11.1811 CommanderCSORN
26.11.18111812Moselle (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
26.11.18118.1812Reindeer (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.6.18149.10.1815Shamrock (12), Commander and Commanding OfficerNL1865
22.5.182119.7.1822Martin (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerNL1865
19.7.1822 CaptainNL1865
19.7.1822 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
13.2.1828 Married SarahNBD1849
1.10.1846 Superannuated CaptainNL1865


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