William Bohun Bowyer

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1.8.1789NBD1849
First Known Service9.5.1803NBD1849
Father-in-LawCaptain Beck, HEICNBD1849
WifeFrancis BeckNBD1849
Last Known Service17.4.1830NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
9.5.1803 Entered the NavyNBD1849
9.5.180312.7.1803Mercury (28), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
12.7.18031804Mercury (28), MidshipmanNBD1849
18041806Aeolus (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
4.11.1805 Battle of Cape Ortegal 
180610.1808Ramillies (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
10.180826.6.1809Venus (36), Master's MateNBD1849
26.6.18094.5.1810Norge (74), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
4.5.1810 LieutenantCSORN
4.5.18109.4.1811Norge (74), LieutenantNBD1849
9.4.18112.1812Thais (20), LieutenantNBD1849
2.1812 InvalidedNBD1849
20.6.181215.4.1814Aquilon (32), LieutenantNBD1849
15.4.181430.5.1815Ceres (16), LieutenantNBD1849
30.5.18153.10.1815Queen Charlotte (100), LieutenantNBD1849
3.10.18154.1816Amphion (32), LieutenantNBD1849
14.2.18174.1828Appointed Inspecting Commander in the Coast GuardNBD1849
25.5.1819 Married FrancesNBD1849
15.1.1823 CommanderNBD1849
10.18282.1830Despatch (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
17.2.1830 Placed on Half-PayNBD1849
17.4.1830 CaptainNBD1849


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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