Frederick William Beechey

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth17.2.1796NBD1849
First Known Service7.7.1806NBD1849
WifeCharlotte StapletonNBD1849
BrotherRichard Brydges Beechey (1808-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service1836NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
7.7.1806 Entered the NavyNBD1849
7.7.18068.1.1807Hibernia (110), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
8.1.18071.1808Hibernia (110), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.18081809Foudroyant (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
18091810President (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.18109.1812Astraea (36), MidshipmanNBD1849
20.5.181126.5.1811Action off Madagascar 
9.18121814Thisbe (18), MidshipmanNBD1849
9.18122.1815Madagascar (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
2.181510.3.1815Tonnant (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
10.3.1815 LieutenantCSORN
13.9.1815 Niger (38), LieutenantNBD1849
14.1.1818 Commissioned Lieutenant of the Trent, Hired BrigNBD1849
1819 Awarded a Parliamentary reward of £200 in consequence of his exploration of the Arctic circle in the HeclaNBD1849
22.1.1819 Hecla (12), LieutenantNBD1849
23.1.1821 Adventure (10), LieutenantNBD1849
25.2.1822 CommanderNBD1849
7.1.182512.10.1828Blossom (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
8.5.1827 CaptainNBD1849
12.1828 Married CharlotteNBD1849
25.9.18351836Sulphur (10), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site

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