Sir John Ferris Devonshire


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service27.8.1795CSORN
BrotherRichard Devonshire (1784-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service22.7.1830CSORN
Date of Death1839NBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
27.8.1795 LieutenantCSORN
14.12.1796 CommanderCSORN
14.12.17961797Mahonesa (36), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1801 Dart (28), Commander and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
27.4.1801 CaptainCSORN
8.1801 Glatton (56), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.181211.1812Saint Albans (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.18133.1814Albion (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1814 Sceptre (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
22.7.1830 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralNL1835-3
3.5.1834 Appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Orderref:1059

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NL1835-3The Navy List 1835 - MarchThe AdmiraltyDigital Book
ref:1059Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900 Digital Book

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