Henry Curzon

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.5.1765 - DerbyNBD1849
First Known Service14.10.1776NBD1849
Last Known Service22.7.1830NBD1849
Date of Death2.5.1846NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
14.10.177610.1780Aeolus (32), Able SeamanNBD1849
11.17801781Magnanime (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
17811.2.1783Superb (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
17.2.1782 Battle of Sadras 
12.4.1782 Battle of Providien 
6.7.1782 2nd Battle of Negapatam 
3.9.1782 Battle of Trincomalee 
1.2.1783 LieutenantCSORN
1.2.17839.6.1784Monarca (68), LieutenantNBD1849
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
19.7.179021.9.1790Brisk (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/63
Commission confirmed 31.8.1790
ADM 6/24
22.9.1790 Commander ADM 6/24/70ADM 6/24
22.9.179022.11.1790Tisiphone (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/70BWAS-1714
22.11.1790 Captain ADM 6/24/88CSORN
22.11.179012.5.1791Astraea (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/88ADM 6/24
12.5.179115.6.1791Proserpine (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/121ADM 6/24
15.6.179122.1.1794Lapwing (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/125BWAS-1714
22.1.17944.4.1798Pallas (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/7BWAS-1793
16.6.179517.6.1795First Battle of Groix 
3.17991800Indefatigable (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
25.8.180026.8.1800Attack on Ferrol 
4.1801 Robust (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.18016.1801Audacious (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.6.180731.7.1810Elizabeth (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
25.10.18091846Appointed Colonel of MarinesNBD1849
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.8.1811 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.12.1813 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
22.7.1830 AdmiralNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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