Thomas Bennett

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.2.1785 - HerefordNBD1849
First Known Service3.1797NBD1849
WifeSarah WatkinsNBD1849
SonEdward Watkins Bennett (1816-1835)NBD1849
UncleWilliam Bennett (d.1819)NBD1849
Last Known Service3.1838NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
3.1797 Entered the NavyNBD1849
3.17971798Monarch (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
11.10.1797 Wounded at the Battle of CamperdownNBD1849
11.10.1797 Battle of Camperdown 
3.17981801Amphion (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
18011.1802Sans Pareil (80), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.1802 Tartar (32), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
5.1802 Vanguard (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
25.7.18039.12.1803Cameleon (16), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
9.12.1803 LieutenantCSORN
9.12.18035.1805Cameleon (16), LieutenantNBD1849
5.18056.1811Seahorse (38), LieutenantNBD1849
5.7.1808 Action of 5th July 1808 
6.1811 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
22.1.18121814Crescent (38), First LieutenantNBD1849
1814 Invalided home from North America in the SummerNBD1849
15.6.1814 CommanderCSORN
16.11.1815 Married SarahNBD1849
2.7.18195.1823Cygnet (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
30.4.182716.9.1828Trinculo (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
16.9.1828 CaptainNBD1849
7.2.18343.1838Rainbow (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
3.1838 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
1842 Was Major of HerefordNBD1849


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

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