Sir William Cunningham Cavendish Dalyell (7th Baronet of Binns)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth27.4.1784 - Abercorn, Linlithgowshire, Linlithgowshire ref:616
First Known Service1793ref:616
FatherSir Robert Dalyell, 4th Baronet of Binnsref:616
MotherElizabeth Grahamref:616
WifeMaria Sampayoref:616
Last Known Service1.7.1864ref:616
Date of Death16.2.1865 - Greenwich Hospital ref:616

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17937.1797Thetis (38), Captain's Servantref:616
17.5.1795 Action of 1795-05-17 
7.17976.1798Pique (34), Midshipmanref:616
6.1798 Seine (36), Midshipmanref:616
29.6.1798 Capture of the Seine 
4.180331.12.1804Antelope (50), Midshipmanref:616
16.5.180419.5.1804Attack on Ver Huell's squadron 
1.1.1805 LieutenantCSORN
5.1.1805 Taken prisoner by the Frenchref:616
12.1813 Released from captivityref:616
17.2.1814 CommanderCSORN
14.3.1814 Awarded a pension for his woundsref:616
28.7.1814 Presented at Courtref:616
19.9.1820 Married Mariaref:616
27.8.184016.2.1865Appointed Captain of Greenwich Hospitalref:616
7.6.1851 Succeeded as 7th Baronet of Binnsref:616
1.7.1864 Superannuated Captainref:616


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