Christopher William Betty


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1.8.1793CSORN
WifeElizabeth Hicks - Married - Maker, Cornwallref:846
Last Known Service4.4.1832CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.8.1793 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1.8.179310.1793Invincible (74), Able SeamanNBD1849
10.17931796Majestic (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
17967.1798Mars (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
21.4.1798 Mars vs Hercule 
11.3.1799 Married Betty (2 children)NBD1849
17.9.1801 LieutenantCSORN
17.9.18015.1802Atlas (98), LieutenantNBD1849
5.18027.1804Seagull (16), LieutenantNBD1849
1.2.1805 Received a commission for DreadnoughtNAO
6.3.18054.1806Dreadnought (98), LieutenantNAO
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
24.3.180824.5.1808Myrtle (18), LieutenantNBD1849
24.5.180817.11.1809Temeraire (98), LieutenantNBD1849
17.11.18091810Tonnant (80), LieutenantNBD1849
24.2.18128.1813Zephyr (14), LieutenantNBD1849
8.1813 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
4.4.1832 Superannuated CommanderNBD1849
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Majestic on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8


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