Henry Dilkes Byng

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1781CSORN
First Known Service3.1798CSORN
WifeMaria Jane ClerkeNBD1849
SonHenry ByngNBD1849
BrotherGeorge ByngNBD1849
Last Known Service1.10.1846CSORN
Date of Death24.9.1860

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
3.1798 Arrow (28), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
17991800Madras (56), MidshipmanNBD1849
1800 Galatea (32), MidshipmanNBD1849
1801 Centaur (74), MidshipmanNBD1849
1802 Imogen (18), MidshipmanNBD1849
1803 Texel (68), MidshipmanNBD1849
18034.5.1804Sulphur (10), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
5.5.1804 LieutenantCSORN
5.5.180418.2.1805Sagesse (20), LieutenantNBD1849
19.2.180515.7.1805Hindostan (52), LieutenantNBD1849
31.7.18051.6.1808Lancaster (64), LieutenantNBD1849
2.6.180814.7.1809Centurion (50), LieutenantNBD1849
15.7.180912.12.1809Bream (4), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
12.12.1809 CommanderCSORN
12.12.18091813Goree (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.10.1810 Married MariaNBD1849
181316.11.1813Rattler (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.3.18137.1813Mohawk (10), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18139.3.1814Diadem (64), Acting Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
12.18131814Dictator (64), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.9.1814 CaptainCSORN
28.5.18331836Appointed Captain of the Ordinary at PortsmouthNBD1849
26.7.18421843Imaum (76), as Flag Officer, CommodoreNBD1849
1.10.1846 Superannuated CaptainNBD1849


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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