Henry Bourchier

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth10.1787 - Lilleref:827
First Known Service28.8.1797ref:827
FatherJohn Bourchier (1747-1808)NBD1849
WifeMary Macdonaldref:827
SonMacdonald Bourchier (1814-?)NBD1849
BrotherWilliam Bourchier (d.1844)NBD1849
Last Known Service1.10.1846ref:827
Date of Death14.10.1852 - Ostend ref:827

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
28.8.1797 Entered the NavyNBD1849
28.8.17971798Ariadne (24), BoyNBD1849
1801 Veteran (64), MidshipmanNBD1849
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
5.18041805Elephant (74), LieutenantNBD1849
1.5.1804 LieutenantCSORN
18051806Unicorn (32), LieutenantNBD1849
20.4.1808 CommanderCSORN
20.4.180811.1808Dromedary (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
20.4.18084.11.1808Demerara (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.11.180822.8.1811Hawk (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
24.3.1811 Attack on the Amazone 
22.8.1811 CaptainCSORN
5.1.181312.5.1813San Josef (114), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
12.5.181318.11.1813Myrtle (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
10.18131814Myrmidon (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18.11.18131.1816Medina (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
28.11.18201821Atholl (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1.10.1846 Rear-Admiral of the BlueNBD1849


ref:827The Plantagenet roll of the blood royal Digital Book
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

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