Henry Bourchier

Date of Birth1787/10 - Lilleref:827
First Known Service1797/08/28ref:827
FatherJohn BourchierNBD1849
WifeMary Macdonaldref:827
SonMacdonald BourchierNBD1849
BrotherWilliam BourchierNBD1849
Last Known Service1846/10/01ref:827
Date of Death1852/10/14 - Ostend ref:827

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1797/08/28 Entered the NavyNBD1849
1797/08/281798Ariadne (20), BoyNBD1849
1801 Veteran (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
1801/04/02 Battle of Copenhagen 
1804/051805Elephant (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1804/05/01 LieutenantCSORN
18051806Unicorn (32), LieutenantNBD1849
1808/04/20 CommanderCSORN
1808/04/201808/11Dromedary (38), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/04/201808/11/04Demerara (16), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/11/091811/08/22Hawk (16), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1811/03/24 Attack on the Amazone 
1811/08/22 CaptainCSORN
1813/01/051813/05/12San Josef (114), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1813/05/121813/11/18Myrtle (18), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1813/101814Myrmidon (20), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1813/11/181816/01Medina (20), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1820/11/281821Atholl (28), as Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1846/10/01 Rear-Admiral of the BlueNBD1849


ref:827 The Plantagenet roll of the blood royal Digital Book
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Wednesday 26th of July 2017 16:02BRIAN BOUCHARDThomas Stokes
Wednesday 26th of July 2017 15:59AvMMexican schooner 'Morelos' (0000) (1)
Wednesday 26th of July 2017 15:58AvMMexican brig 'Vencedor del Álamo' (1837)
Wednesday 26th of July 2017 13:58CyMexican brig 'Vera Cruz Libre' (0000) (9)
Wednesday 26th of July 2017 11:58AvMMexican brig 'Vera Cruz Libre' (0000) (9)