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Edward Henry A'Court

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Officer of the British Navy

Edward Henry A'Court

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Personal Details
Date of Birth1783/12/10B080
FatherSir William Pierce Ashe A'Court Bart MP
MotherLetitia Wyndham
Father-in-LawHenry Wyndham Esq of Salisbury
Date of Death1855/09/22
Naval Service Events
ShipDate fromDate ToEventSource
1796/01/00Entered the Royal Naval CollegeB080
Promoted to Midshipman, January 1800B080
Clyde1800/01/001803/01/00As MidshipmanB080
Endymion1800/01/001803/01/00As MidshipmanB080
Falcon1800/01/001803/01/00As MidshipmanB080
Pluto1800/01/001803/01/00As MidshipmanB080
Isis1803/01/001803/03/00As Masters MateB080
Britannia1803/03/001803/06/00As Masters MateB080
Blanche1803/06/001803/12/00As Masters MateB080
Theseus1803/12/001804/02/13As Acting LieutenantB080
Promoted to Lieutenant, 13th February 1804W032
Theseus1804/02/131805/10/09As LieutenantB080
Mediator1805/10/091806/07/15As LieutenantB080
Veteran1806/07/151808/01/21As LieutenantB080
Sandwich1808/01/211808/06/10As CommanderB080
Promoted to Commander, 10th June 1808W032
Shark1808/06/101808/10/00As CommanderB080
Pelican1808/10/001810/10/00As CommanderB080
Harpy1810/10/001811/03/29As CommanderB080
Promoted to Post Captain, 29th March 1811W032
Owen Glendower1811/03/291811/00/00As CommanderB080
Perseus1813/02/001815/09/00As CommanderB080
1815/09/00Went on to half payB080
1835/00/00Returned to half pay after a brief commandB080
Jupiter1835/00/001835/00/00As CommanderB080
1841/11/30Appointed a Naval Aide-de-Camp to Queen VictoriaB080
Personal Events
DateEventSource
1820/00/00Returned as member of parliament for HeytesburyB080
1831/00/00Lost the seat for HeytesburyB080
1837/00/00Returned as member of parliament for TamworthB080


Sources

B080A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'Brien

W032Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith


Last Updated :2008/10/10 at 14:40:33 by Cy

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