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William Hancock Kelly


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service16.5.1776CSORN
Last Known Service31.7.1810CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.5.1776 LieutenantCSORN
16.5.177612.4.1779
Hope (14) 1775-1779
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/262
Issued by
Lord Molyneaux Shuldham (Baron Shuldham)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1793
, North America
Confirmed 4.3.1777
ADM 6/21
7.4.1782 CommanderCSORN
7.4.17828.4.1782
Blast (8) 1776-1783
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1779 Renamed "Blast"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/545
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 26.11.1782
ADM 6/22
8.8.1783 CaptainCSORN
8.8.178315.9.1786
Adamant (50) 1780-1814
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/108
BWAS-1714
2.1793 
Saint George (98) 1785-1811
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
4.4.17931795
Solebay (32) 1785-1809
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/226
BWAS-1714
179510.1796
Veteran (64) 1787-1816
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
2.179730.6.1797
Juste (80) 1794-1811
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
7.17971803
Gibraltar (80) 1780-1836
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
8.1804 
Temeraire (98) 1798-1838
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
25.10.1809 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN


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