Gilbert Dutton Kennicott


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1789NBD1849
First Known Service26.7.1803NBD1849
Last Known Service9.11.1846NBD1849
Date of Death29.7.1874 - FolkestoneNBD1849
Burial3.8.1874 - Folkestone, Cheriton Road CemeteryNBD1849

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
26.7.1803 Entered the NavyNBD1849
26.7.180310.8.1803Venerable (74), 1st Class VolunteerNBD1849
21.8.180410.10.1805Dreadnought (98), MidshipmanNBD1849
11.10.180523.11.1805Royal Sovereign (100), MidshipmanNBD1849
21.10.1805 Wounded and lost an eyeNBD1849
21.10.1805 Battle of Trafalgar 
10.1807 Taken prisoner by the OttomansNBD1849
1809 Released form captivity late in the yearNBD1849
180928.1.1810Seahorse (38), MidshipmanNBD1849
28.1.181022.8.1810Ville de Paris (110), Acting LieutenantNBD1849
22.8.1810 LieutenantCSORN
9.181010.1810Minorca (16), LieutenantNBD1849
11.1810 Taken prisoner when the prize he commanded was carried into MarseilleNBD1849
1814 Released from CaptivityNBD1849
9.18153.6.1817Leveret (10), LieutenantNBD1849
3.6.1817 InvalidedNBD1849
17.9.1836 Appointed to the coast guardNBD1849
9.11.1846 CommanderNBD1849

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NBD1849 A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site

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Posted by Richard Cross on Sunday 2nd of April 2017 21:32

came across Capt Kennicott retired, RN pensioner, wounds at Trafalgar, in the 1871 census, living at 3 Shellons Place, Broadmead Road, Folkestone, aged 80; reference is National Archives RG10 piece 1015 folio 79 page 27

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