George Bentham

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth6.1787NBD1849
First Known Service1795NBD1849
FatherLieut.-Gen. William Bentham R.A.NBD1849
WifeEmma Pellew ParkerNBD1849
Last Known Service1.10.1846NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1795 Entered the NavyNBD1849
17951798Pluto (8), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
1798 Alkmaar (54), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
1799 Ruby (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
24.12.1805 LieutenantCSORN
24.12.18056.1807Rochester (74), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
6.18076.1810Temeraire (98), LieutenantNBD1849
6.18107.10.1810Bellerophon (74), Flag LieutenantNBD1849
7.10.181014.10.1810Briseis (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
14.10.1810 CommanderCSORN
14.10.1810 Capture of the Sans Souci 
14.10.181014.12.1810Briseis (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
14.12.18123.10.1813Urgent (12), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
3.10.181329.11.1815Carnation (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
26.9.1814 Action of 1814-09-26 
11.181516.9.1816North Star (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.7.181616.9.1816Heron (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
27.8.1816 Bombardment of Algiers 
16.9.1816 CaptainNL1835-3
16.9.18161817North Star (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.6.1827 Married EmmaNBD1849
1.10.1846 Superannuated CaptainNBD1849

Notes on Officer

Foreign OrderNBD1849
Invested by the King of Sardinia with the 2nd class of the Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazare


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book

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