Sir Edward Joseph Hamilton (1st Baronet of Marlborough House)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.3.1772CSORN
First Known Service29.10.1793CSORN
FatherSir John Hamilton (1st Baronet of Trebinshun House) (1726-1784)EWIKI
MotherCassandra Agnes ChamberlayneEWIKI
WifeFrances Macnamara (d.1740) - Married 1.11.1804PEER
DaughterFrances Mary [von Donop] (d.1833)PEER
DaughterAgnes Catherine Annabella [Jennings] (d.1874)PEER
SonJohn James Edward (1808-1847)PEER
SonArthur Hamilton (1810-1836)PEER
BrotherSir Charles Hamilton (2nd Baronet of Trebinshun House) (1767-1849)EWIKI
Last Known Service9.11.1846CSORN
Date of Death21.3.1851 - London CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
29.10.1793 LieutenantCSORN
2.17963.6.1797Comet (8), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.17963.6.1797Surprise (28), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
3.6.1797 CaptainCSORN
3.6.17979.1.1800Surprise (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.2.1800 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
10.18001.1802Trent (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.1802 Dismissed from the NavyBWAS-1793
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
26.1.1819 Created 1st Baronet of Marlborough HouseEWIKI
19.7.1821 Rear-AdmiralEWIKI
10.1.1837 Vice-AdmiralEWIKI
9.11.1846 AdmiralEWIKI

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Friday 8th of June 2012 23:35

22 Jan 1802 Captain Sir Edward Hamilton of the Trent 36 court-martialled and dismissed the service on-board Gladiator at Portsmouth [for excessive and illegal punishment of the crew]

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