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 Service1852/10/14ref:827
Date of Death1852/10/14 - Ostend ref:827

Event History

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