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Sir Charles Hardy


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1716 - Portsmouth TRN3
First Known Service4.2.1730/31TRN3
Father
Sir Charles HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1744
ref:676
MotherElizabeth Burchettref:676
WifeMary Tate (d.1750)ref:676
WifeCatherine Stanyan (d.1801)ref:676
Son
Charles HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781
ref:676
Son
Charles Temple HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1812
ref:676
Brother
John HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1731-1762
ref:676
Last Known Service25.12.1762TRN3
Date of Death18.5.1780TRN3
Cause of DeathApoplectic fitTRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.2.1730/311732
Salisbury (50) 1726-1749
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Volunteer
ref:676
26.3.1737 LieutenantADM 6/15
13.4.173914.7.1739
Portland (50) 1723-1744
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/171
ADM 6/15
27.9.17406.10.1740
Boyne (80) 1739-1763
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/337
ADM 6/15
9.6.1741 CommanderCSORN
9.6.174110.8.1741
Rupert's Prize (8) 1741-1743
British 8 Gun
6th Rate Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/426
BWAS-1714
10.8.1741 CaptainCSORN
10.8.174112.4.1744
Rye (20) 1740-1744
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/442
BWAS-1714
1744 Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandE-WIKI
30.4.174431.5.1748
Jersey (60) 1736-1783
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/303
BWAS-1714
26.7.1745 Jersey v St Esprit 
7.1749 Married Maryref:676
1755 Appointed Knight BachelorE-WIKI
17551757Appointed Governor of New YorkE-WIKI
4.6.1756 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
6.1757 
Sutherland (50) 1741-1770
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 107/1/204
BWAS-1714
7.1757 
Invincible (74) 1747-1758
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 107/1/204
BWAS-1714
31.1.1758 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteADM 6/18
6.175810.1758
Royal William (84) 1757-1813
British 84 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/18/204
BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
27.10.1758 Action of 27 October 1758 
4.1.1759 Catherine Stanyan (3 sons, 2 daughters)ref:676
14.2.1759 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
6.175910.1759
Foudroyant (80) 1758-1787
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 107/1/204
BWAS-1714
20.11.1759 Commanded the Van Division at the Battle of Quiberon Bay 
176225.2.1763
Union (90) 1756-1816
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1802 Renamed "Sussex"
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714
9.176225.12.1762
Hero (74) 1759-1810
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1800 Renamed "Rochester"
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 107/1/204
BWAS-1714
21.10.1762 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
17641768Elected a Member of Parliament for Rochesterref:676
18.10.1770 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
30.9.177118.5.1780Appointed Governor of Greenwich Hospital at Greenwich Hospital ADM 73/36/2022ADM 73/36
29.1.1778 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
19.3.177918.5.1780Appointed Commander-in-Chief — English Channel ADM 6/21/525ADM 6/21
19.3.177918.5.1780
Victory (100) 1765-2019
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the White ADM 107/1/204
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