Sir Edward James Foote


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.8.1785CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.8.1785 LieutenantCSORN
1.10.1791 Commander ADM 6/24/162CSORN
1.10.17911792Atalanta (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.10.17915.6.1793Ariel (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/162
Commission confirmed 12.4.1792
ADM 6/24
5.6.17937.6.1794Thorn (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/244BWAS-1714
7.6.1794 Captain ADM 6/25/48CSORN
7.6.1794 Champion (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/48ADM 6/25
21.7.179410.1797Niger (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/64BWAS-1714
9.5.1795 Action in Carteret Bay 
27.4.1796 Niger vs Ecureuil 
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
20.2.17971.3.1797Pursuit of the Santissima Trinidad 
10.179710.1802Seahorse (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
27.5.1798 Seahorse vs Sensible 
18058.1812Royal Charlotte (8), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.18121814Gladiator (44), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
1814 Saint Domingo (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
4.6.1814 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
19.5.1831 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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