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Sir Henry Blackwood (1st Baronet of the Navy)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth28.12.1770 - Down NBD1849
First Known Service1.3.1782NBD1849
FatherSir John Blackwoodref:616
MotherDorcas Stevensonref:616
WifeJane Mary Crosbie (d.1798) - Married 12.1.1795ref:616
WifeEliza Waghorn (d.1802) - Married 3.6.1799NBD1849
WifeHarriet Gore - Married 9.5.1803ref:845
Son
Sir Henry Martin Blackwood (2nd Baronet of the Navy)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1814-1844
NBD1849
Son
Francis Price BlackwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1821-1851
NBD1849
Nephew
Price BlackwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1823
TGM
Last Known Service1830NBD1849
Date of Death13.12.1832NBD1849
Cause of DeathTyphusNBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.3.178219.1.1783
Artois (40) 1780-1786
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, 1st Class Volunteer
ref:616
19.1.178310.1783
Boreas (28) 1774-1802
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
ref:616
10.17831784
Concorde (36) 1783-1811
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
ref:616
17844.1784
Druid (32) 1783-1813
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain's Servant
ref:616
4.17847.1785
Rose (28) 1783-1794
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman
ref:616
7.178510.1789
Trusty (50) 1782-1815
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
ref:616
10.17892.11.1790
Queen Charlotte (100) 1790-1800
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
ref:616
3.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
3.11.17901791
Proserpine (28) 1777-1799
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant
ref:616
10.3.17937.1793
Active (32) 1780-1796
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant
ref:616
7.17932.6.1794
Invincible (74) 1765-1801
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
ref:616
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
2.6.17947.1794
Juste (80) 1794-1811
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer
ref:616
6.7.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/56CSORN
6.7.1794 
Atalanta (14) 1781-1802
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1797 Renamed "Helena"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/56
ADM 6/25
30.7.17949.1795
Megaera (8) 1783-1817
British 8 Gun
Unrated Fireship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/68
BWAS-1714
12.1.1795 Married Janeref:616
2.6.1795 CaptainCSORN
2.6.17954.1796
Nonsuch (52) 1774-1802
British 52 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
4.179611.1798
Brilliant (28) 1779-1811
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
11.17985.1802
Penelope (36) 1798-1815
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
3.6.1799 Married Elizaref:616
31.3.1800 Capture of the Guillaume Tell 
9.5.1803 Married Harrietref:616
6.18032.1806
Euryalus (36) 1803-1860
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1859 Renamed "Africa"
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
1.180614.2.1807
Ajax (74) 1798-1807
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
3.18081810
Warspite (74) 1807-1876
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
181211.1813
Warspite (74) 1807-1876
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.8.1814 Created 1st Baronet of the Navyref:616
7.18193.12.1822
Leander (60) 1813-1830
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Frigate
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
8.18193.12.1822Appointed Commander-in-Chief — East Indiesref:616
12.8.1819 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
27.5.1825 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.8.18271830Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Noreref:616
1.8.18271830
Prince Regent (120) 1823-1873
British 120 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Blue
ref:616
1832 Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059


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