Robert Honeyman


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.10.1790CSORN
Last Known Service1847CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.10.1790 LieutenantCSORN
1795 Saint George (98), LieutenantADM 171/8
14.3.1795 Action off Genoa 
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
13.8.1796 CommanderCSORN
5.179710.12.1798Tisiphone (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.12.1798 CaptainCSORN
16.10.18001802Garland (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18011802Dordrecht (48), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1802 Topaze (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.180231.1.1808Leda (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
8.18031804Leda (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
31.10.1803 Commanded the British Vessels at the Action near Etaples 
18042.1805Leda (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
23.4.1805 Action of 1805-04-23 
4.18091812Ardent (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
18121813Marlborough (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.18135.1813Sceptre (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
27.5.1825 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteNL1834
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for an action with a French fleet and the capture of 2 sail of the line whilst serving on Saint George on 1795/03/14ADM 171/8

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NL1834The Navy List 1834The AdmiraltyBook

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