George Anson Byron


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1775CSORN
FatherJohn Byron (1723-1786)ref:676
SonLord George Anson Byron (7th Baron Byron) (1789-1868)NBD1849
Last Known Service4.1792CSORN
Date of Death1793CSORN
Will Probated27.7.1793, PROB 11/1234/284

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1775 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/87/338RNLPC
20.10.1778 CommanderCSORN
20.10.17783.4.1779Grampus (30), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/462BWAS-1714
3.4.1779 Captain ADM 6/22/195CSORN
3.4.177925.8.1779Sphinx (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/195
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 9.11.1780
ADM 6/22
25.8.177916.10.1781Proserpine (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/195
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 9.11.1780
BWAS-1714
8.11.17815.5.1783Andromache (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/361BWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
27.5.17849.10.1788Druid (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/216BWAS-1714
9.10.17881.10.1791Phoenix (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/481BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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