Sir Edward Brace

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1770 - Kimbolton, Herefordshireref:616
First Known Service15.4.1781ref:616
WifeElizabeth FisherWWNH
NephewFrancis BraceNBD1849
Last Known Service12.1843ref:616
Date of Death26.12.1843 - The Nore NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
15.4.17811.5.1783Artois (40), Captain's ServantWWNH
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 
4.7.178326.10.1783Janus (44), Able SeamanWWNH
1.5.178527.10.1787Janus (44), MidshipmanWWNH
27.10.178711.1787Victory (100), MidshipmanWWNH
11.17873.6.1788Gorgon (20), MidshipmanWWNH
3.6.178812.10.1788Edgar (74), MidshipmanWWNH
12.10.17881.10.1790Crown (64), Able SeamanWWNH
1.10.17908.11.1791Crown (64), MidshipmanWWNH
8.11.1791 Minerva (38), MidshipmanWWNH
15.3.1792 LieutenantCSORN
15.3.179215.5.1792Minerva (38), LieutenantWWNH
15.5.179212.9.1792Ariel (16), LieutenantWWNH
1.1.179310.4.1794Iris (32), LieutenantWWNH
13.5.1793 Iris vs Citoyenne Française 
13.5.1793 Iris vs Citoyenne Française 
10.4.179420.12.1795Polyphemus (64), LieutenantWWNH
20.12.17957.3.1796Hazard (6), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerWWNH
7.3.179629.6.1797Polyphemus (64), LieutenantWWNH
30.6.1797 CommanderCSORN
30.6.179710.8.1797Polyphemus (64), CommanderWWNH
30.6.179722.4.1800Kangaroo (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.10.179818.10.1798Capture of the Loire 
22.4.1800 CaptainCSORN
3.9.1800 Married ElizabethWWNH
4.18019.1801Neptune (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.18014.1802Camilla (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.18022.1803Isis (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.18037.1803Dreadnought (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18031804Castor (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.18059.1805Iris (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.18053.1810Virginie (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
19.5.1808 Capture of the Gelderland 
10.18101811Saint Albans (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.18111815Berwick (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.6.1815 Appointed Companion of the Companion of the Order of the BathWWNH
6.181610.1816Impregnable (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
27.8.1816 Bombardment of Algiers 
8.18211822Ramillies (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
22.7.1830 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteNL1834
6.10.1834 Appointed 6th Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath of MaxweltonTKE1
28.6.1838 Vice-AdmiralWWNH
184126.12.1843Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreWWNH
10.12.184112.1843Camperdown (106), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralW025


ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
WWNHWho's who in naval historyAlastair Wilson, Joseph F. CalloBook
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
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NL1834The Navy List 1834The AdmiraltyBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
W025William Loney RN - BackgroundP DavisWeb Site

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