Sir Eliab Harvey


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth5.12.1758HPO
First Known Service25.2.1779CSORN
FatherWilliam Harvey, MP (1714-63)HPO
MotherEmma SkynnerHPO
WifeLady Louisa Nugent - Married 15.5.1784HPO
BrotherWilliam, MP (1754-79)HPO
Last Known Service4.1795CSORN
Date of Death20.2.1830HPO

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1768 Westminster SchoolHPO
17701775Harrow SchoolHPO
25.2.1779 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/516CSORN
27.5.178030.3.1784Elected a Member of Parliament for MaldonHPO
21.3.1782 Commander ADM 6/22/428CSORN
21.3.178220.1.1783Otter (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/428BWAS-1714
20.1.1783 Captain ADM 6/23/12CSORN
20.1.178321.1.1783Surprise (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/12ADM 6/23
10.5.179024.5.1793Hussar (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/27BWAS-1714
24.5.17934.1795Santa Margarita (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/241BWAS-1714
23.8.1794 Destruction of the Volontaire 
9.17951797Valiant (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18008.1801Triumph (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.7.180219.10.1812Elected a Member of Parliament for EssexHPO
10.18038.1804Temeraire (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.180412.1805Temeraire (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
5.18067.1807Tonnant (80), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
5.180810.1808Saint George (98), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralBWAS-1714
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
12.8.1812 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
13.3.182020.2.1830Elected a Member of Parliament for EssexHPO
11.1.1825 Appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the BathTKE1

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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