Benjamin Baynton


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth17.9.1789 - Wales W033
First Known Service3.11.1801W033
WifeAnn OgilvieNBD1849
Last Known Service23.11.1841W033
Date of Death1854W033

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.11.1801 Entered the NavyNBD1849
3.11.1801 Flora (18), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
8.18031805Amphion (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 
18053.1809Halcyon (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
13.12.1806 Action off Cape St Martin 
3.18092.1.1810Ocean (98), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
3.18092.1.1810Cambrian (40), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
2.1.1810 LieutenantCSORN
2.1.181025.1.1812Cambrian (40), LieutenantNBD1849
13.12.1810 Landing at Palamos 
25.1.181211.1815North Star (20), LieutenantNBD1849
1.5.1818 Placed on Half-PayW033
18.1.1821 Married Ann (six children)W033
1827 Acting as agent for transportsW033
1828 Placed in command of a semophore station at CobhamW033
23.11.1841 CommanderCSORN
23.11.1841 Placed on Half-PayW033
1844 Became a student at the Royal Naval College?W033

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site

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