The Hon. William Cathcart

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth30.6.1782CSORN
First Known Service9.8.1795CSORN
FatherWilliam Schaw Cathcart, 10th Baron Cathcart B125
Last Known Service5.6.1804CSORN
Date of Death5.6.1804 - Port Royal BWAS-1793
Cause of DeathYellow FeverCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
9.8.179512.4.1796Melpomene (38), VolunteerB125
6.5.179620.8.1796Pallas (32), SupernumeraryB125
21.8.179613.1.1797Romulus (36), Able SeamanB125
13.1.179712.11.1797Romulus (36), MidshipmanB125
13.11.17979.3.1799Alcmene (32), Master's MateB125
8.3.17992.12.1799Majestic (74), MidshipmanB125
3.12.17993.7.1800Princess Augusta (6), Able SeamanB125
24.7.180024.4.1801Triton (32), Master's MateB125
25.4.18019.5.1801Cambridge (80), SupernumeraryB125
10.5.180131.8.1801Medusa (32), Master's MateB125
2.9.1801 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationB125
2.9.1801 LieutenantCSORN
2.9.180114.4.1802Medusa (32), LieutenantB125
14.4.1802 CommanderCSORN
28.9.180214.4.1804Renard (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerB125
14.4.18045.6.1804Clorinde (38), Acting Captain and Commanding OfficerB125


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
B125NRS Vol 020 - The Naval Miscellany Vol IJohn Knox Laughton EdBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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