Richard Curry


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1772RNB1823
First Known Service22.3.1780RNB1823
WifeElizabeth BlatchfordNBD1849
SonDouglas CurryNBD1849
Last Known Service9.11.1846RNB1823

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
22.3.1780 Placed on the books of the Amphitrite but did not go aboardRNB1823
22.3.17802.4.1782Amphitrite (24), Captain's ServantNBD1849
12.8.178621.11.1788Goliath (74), MidshipmanRNB1823
21.11.17863.12.1788Phaeton (38), MidshipmanRNB1823
3.12.17887.1792Goliath (74), MidshipmanRNB1823
7.179218.5.1793Iphigenia (32), MidshipmanRNB1823
18.5.179314.3.1794Venus, MidshipmanRNB1823
14.3.1794 LieutenantCSORN
14.3.17945.1795Venus, LieutenantRNB1823
30.11.1798 CommanderCSORN
30.11.17987.1801Fury (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.1.1802 CaptainCSORN
3.180229.5.1802Tigre (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.18031.1804Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.18038.1803Prince George (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18.1.1804 Married ElizabethNBD1849
5.18056.1805Tribune (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.18061810Roebuck (44), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.18111814Solebay (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.18301831Caledonia (120), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
26.9.1831 Appointed Companion of the Order of the BathNBD1849
10.1.1837 Rear-AdmiralNBD1849
9.11.1846 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
RNB1823Royal Navy BiographyJohn MarshallDigital Book
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb 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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