Lord Charles Fitzgerald


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth30.6.1756ref:676
First Known Service13.5.1778ref:676
FatherJames, 1st Duke of Leinsterref:676
MotherLady Emilia Mary Lennoxref:676
WifeMrs Julia Cartonref:676
Last Known Service28.4.1808ref:676
Date of Death17.2.1810 - Ardglass Castle, County DownTRN3
Cause of DeathDropsy ref:676

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.5.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/406CSORN
5.17793.1780Tapageur (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
23.5.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/182CSORN
23.5.178026.9.1780Sphinx (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/182
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 12.10.1780
ADM 6/22
26.9.17803.4.1781Sibyl (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/175BWAS-1714
3.4.17819.5.1781Boreas (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.5.178121.3.1782Centaur (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/496
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 16.7.1782
ADM 6/22
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
21.3.178211.1782Prudente (38), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/428BWAS-1714
20.10.179017.12.1792Aigle (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/80BWAS-1714
27.9.179315.11.1793Oiseau (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/269ADM 6/24
7.12.179330.9.1794Artois (38), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/289BWAS-1793
23.8.1794 Destruction of the Volontaire 
30.9.17946.1795Brunswick (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/90BWAS-1714
16.6.179517.6.1795First Battle of Groix 
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
27.12.1800 Created 1st Lord Lecaleref:676
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
18.7.1808 Married Juliaref:676

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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