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William Hepenstall


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service17.9.1794CSORN
Last Known Service21.1.1809CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17.9.1794 LieutenantCSORN
29.7.1806 CommanderCSORN
29.7.180621.1.1809
Kingfisher (16) 1804-1816
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793


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Posted by John Falvey on Monday 27th of September 2021 16:55

Looks like he died in 1809/10 as his nephew Lambert Watson Hepenstal was administrator of his goods and effects in 1810. Excerpt from the Dopping-Hepenstal papers held at the National Library of Ireland "Receipt for £222 10s 10d received by William Campion from Rev L.W. Hepenstal, administrator of the goods and effects of William Hepenstal, esq, deceased, intestate, late master and commander of HMS sloop of war the Kingfisher, which with the sum of £975 already paid to him is his share of William Hepenstal’s effects which was due to his wife, Elinor Campion, a sister of William Hepenstal. 28 Sep 1810"

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