Lord George Carnegie (6th Earl of Northesk)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth2.8.1716EWIKI
First Known Service6.4.1737EWIKI
FatherDavid Carnegie, 4th Earl of Northesk (1675-1729)EWIKI
MotherMargaret Wemyss, Countess of Wemyss (1677-1763)PEER
WifeAnne Leslie (d.1779) - Married 30.4.1738PEER
DaughterMary Anne [Kemp] (d.1798)PEER
SonDavid, Lord Rosehill (1749-1788)EWIKI
DaughterLady Elizabeth [Hope-Johnstone] (1751-1793)PEER
SonSir William Carnegie (7th Earl Northesk) (1756-1831)EWIKI
SonLt.-Col. George (1773-1839)EWIKI
DaughterMargaret [Watson] (1779-1793)PEER
SisterElizabeth [Elphinstone] (1699–1767)EWIKI
BrotherDavid, 5th Earl of Northesk (1749-1788)EWIKI
SisterMargaret [Leslie] (1702–1722)EWIKI
SisterAnne [Hope] (1700-1733)EWIKI
SisterChristian (1703-1787)PEER
BrotherJames (1705-?)PEER
SisterMary (1712-1798)PEER
SisterHenrietta (1714-?)PEER
Last Known Service29.1.1778EWIKI
Date of Death22.1.1792CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.4.1737 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/62CSORN
24.6.1741 Succeeded as 6th Earl of NortheskEWIKI
25.8.1741 Captain ADM 6/15/445CSORN
25.8.17413.1.1741/42Bideford (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/445BWAS-1714
4.1.1741/427.9.1742Looe (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/1BWAS-1714
8.9.17425.4.1747Preston (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/96BWAS-1714
24.1.1744/45 Straits of Banca 
25.6.1746 1st Battle of Negapatam 
6.3.17555.4.1755Orford (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/143BWAS-1714
4.6.1756 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/18/278CSORN
13.7.1758 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/18/524ADM 6/18
14.2.1759 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/19/36CSORN
21.10.1762 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/19/445CSORN
18.10.1770 Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/20/302CSORN
29.1.1778 Admiral of the White ADM 6/21/359CSORN


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive

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