Sir Robert Lawrie (6th Baronet of Maxwelton)

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth25.5.1746EWIKI
First Known Service12.11.1790EWIKI
Last Known Service9.11.1846EWIKI
Date of Death7.1.1848NBD1849

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.11.1790 LieutenantCSORN
1794 Queen (90), LieutenantEWIKI
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
25.6.1795 CommanderCSORN
25.6.179517.7.1797Zephyr (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
17.7.1797 CaptainCSORN
1.17991803Andromache (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1.17991803Andromache (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1804 Succeeded as 6th Baronet of MaxweltonEWIKI
8.180417.2.1805Cleopatra (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18061810Milan (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.18111813Ajax (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
10.7.18138.9.1813Reduction of San Sebastien 
19.7.1821 Rear-AdmiralEWIKI
13.9.1831 Appointed 6th Knight Commander of the Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath of MaxweltonTKE1
10.1.1837 Vice-AdmiralEWIKI
9.11.1846 Admiral of the BlueEWIKI
1847 Received the Naval General Service Medal with a clasp for the Defeat of the French Fleet, capture of six sail of the line and one sunk whilst serving on Queen on 1794/06/01ADM 171/8


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
ADM 171/8ADM 171/8 Surviving officers and men entitled to clasps of the Naval GSM for actions from 1793 -1827British AdmiraltyDocument

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