Sir Robert Wigram (1st Baronet)


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Owner, Ship Builder, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birth30.1.1743/44ref:1327
First Known Service1782ref:1327
FatherJohn Wigram (1712-1746)ref:1327
MotherMary Clifford (1720-1777)ref:1327
WifeCatherine Brodhurst (d.1786) - Married 19.12.1772ref:1327
WifeEleanor Watts - Married 23.6.1787ref:1327
Son Henry Loftus Wigram (1791-1866)ref:1327
Son Money Wigram (1790-1873)ref:1327
Last Known Service1815ref:1327
Date of Death6.11.1830ref:1327

Ships Owned


FromToVesselSource
17901798General Goddard (26)  
17971800Contractor  
18111815Glatton  

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.12.1802 Elected a Member of Parliament for FoweyHPO
30.10.1805 Created 1st BaronetHPO
10.11.180621.5.1807Elected a Member of Parliament for WexfordHPO
1.9.1810 Launched Caesar , East Indiaman at Blackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
1817 Launched Canning , East Indiaman at Blackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
25.10.1817 Launched Duke of York , East Indiaman at Blackwall Yard - Blackwall EICS
25.10.1817 Launched Dunira , East Indiaman at Blackwall Yard - Blackwall IORMAR


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