Sir Willoughby Thomas Lake

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1773NBD1849
First Known Service1.9.1780NBD1849
FatherSir Jas Winter Lake, BartNBD1849
MotherJoyce CrowtherNBD1849
WifeCharlotte MacbrideNBD1849
SonWilloughby LakeNBD1849
SonMajor Edward LakeNBD1849
NephewEdward LakeNBD1849
Last Known Service23.11.1841NBD1849
Date of Death18.2.1847 - Blackheath, KentNBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.9.1780 Entered the NavyNBD1849
20.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
25.11.1794 CommanderCSORN
25.11.179410.4.1795Weazle (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
25.11.17946.1795Blonde (32), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1795 Married CharlotteNBD1849
4.17954.1.1796Rattler (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
4.1.1796 CaptainCSORN
4.1.17961798Proserpine (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.18037.1806Topaze (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.18127.1812Magnificent (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.18121814Magnificent (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
4.6.1814 Appointed a Colonel of MarinesNBD1849
12.8.1819 Rear-AdmiralNBD1849
18251827Jupiter (50), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1793
27.5.1825 Vice-AdmiralNBD1849
17.11.1830 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
17.11.1830 Created 1st Companion of the Companion of the Order of the Bath ExmouthTKE1
5.9.1836 Charlotte diedNBD1849
23.11.1841 AdmiralNBD1849


NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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