Edward Biddulph

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.9.1803CSORN
Last Known Service9.1823CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.9.1803 Entered the NavyNBD1849
12.9.180312.1807Indefatigable (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 
12.18071808Foxhound (16), MidshipmanNBD1849
18081809Ville de Paris (110), MidshipmanNBD1849
18095.10.1809Caledonia (120), MidshipmanNBD1849
5.10.1809 LieutenantCSORN
5.10.18092.1.1810Caledonia (120), LieutenantNBD1849
2.1.181030.11.1813Onyx (10), LieutenantNBD1849
30.11.181314.5.1814Elephant (74), LieutenantNBD1849
14.5.181422.7.1814Hebrus (36), LieutenantNBD1849
22.7.18145.4.1815Florida (20), LieutenantNBD1849
5.4.1815 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
6.5.18199.1823Menai (28), LieutenantNBD1849
9.1823 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849

Notes on Officer

Was still alive in 1846


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

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Posted by Anne Biddulph on Friday 17th of November 2017 12:01

Lieutenant Edward Biddulph emigrated to Australia with his family as Captain of the Steam Ship Sophia Jane, settling in the Hunter Valley, and later dying in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia on 28 Jan 1851.

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