A Naval Biographical Dictionary/Promotions and Deaths

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PROMOTIONS AND DEATHS.

FROM ‘THE NAVY LIST,’ JULY, 1849.


PROMOTIONS.

Vice-Admiral of the Red Sir John Acworth Ommanney, K.C.B., to the rank of Admiral of the Blue, 4th May, 1849.

Rear-Admiral of the Red Hon. Donald Hugh Mackay, to the rank of Vice-Admiral of the Blue, 4th May, 1849.

Rear-Admiral of the Red Sir Francis Mason, K.C.B., to the rank of Vice-Admiral of the Blue, 4th May, 1849.

Rear-Admiral of the Red Thomas Brown, to the rank of Vice-Admiral of the Blue, 8th June, 1849.

Captain George Ferguson, to the rank of Rear-Admiral of the Blue, 4th May, 1849.

Captain Sir George Rose Sartorius, to the rank of Rear-Admiral of the Blue, 9th May, 1849.

Captain Sir John Gordon Sinclair, to the rank of Rear-Admiral of the Blue, 8th June, 1849.

Captain Henry Thomas Davies, to the rank of Retired Rear-Admiral, 3rd March, 1849.

Captain Hon. Henry Dilkes Byng, to the rank of Retired Rear-Admiral, 3rd March, 1849.

Captain George Gustavus Lennock, to the rank of Retired Rear-Admiral, 4th May, 1849.

Captain Robert Aitchison, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Richard Hoare, to the rank of Retired Captain. Captain John Foote, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain John Windham Dalling, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain John FitzGerald Studdert, to the rank ot Retired Captain.

Captain Charles Gordon (b), to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Thomas Dench, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain George Wm. St. John Mildmay, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Theobald Jones, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain George Lloyd, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Robert White Parsons, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Abraham Crawford, to the rank of Retired Captain. Captain George Haye, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain Henry Russell Manners, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Captain James Thorne, to the rank of Retired Captain.

Commander Alexander Murray, to the rank of Captain, 8th May, 1849.

Commander Henry James Matson, to the rank of Captain, 8th May, 1849.

Commander Henry Lowcay, to the rank of Retired Captain, 24th May, 1849.

Lieutenant Henry Phelps, to the rank of Commander, 16th April, 1849.

Lieutenant Richard Purvis, to the rank of Commander, 16th April, 1849.

Lieutenant William Keigwin Nicolas, to the rank of Commander, 8th May, 1849.

Lieutenant Arthur Mellersh, to the rank of Commander, 8th May, 1849.

Lieutenant Vashon Baker, to the rank of Commander, 8th May, 1849.

Lieutenant George Parker, to the rank of Commander, 26th May, 1849.

Lieutenant Edmund Heathcote, to the rank of Commander, 13th June, 1849.

Lieutenant John Borlase, to the rank of Commander, 13th June, 1849.

Henry Christian, to the rank of Lieutenant, 8th March, 1849.

Anthony Hiley Hoskins, to the rank of Lieutenant, 8th March, 1849.

John Whitmarsh Webb, to the rank of Lieutenant, 8th May, 1849.

Herbert Philip De Kantzow, to the rank of Lieutenant, 11th May, 1849.

William Henry Whyte, to the rank of Lieutenant, 11th May, 1849.

Joseph Edye, to the rank of Lieutenant, 17th May, 1849.

Francis Gordon Probyn, to the rank of Lieutenant, 17th May, 1849.

George . Foster Burgess, to the rank of Lieutenant, 17th May, 1849.

William Henry Fenwick, to the rank of Lieutenant, 7th June, 1849.

John Bythesea, to the rank of Lieutenant, 12th June, 1849.

Frederick Jones Protheroe, to the rank of Lieutenant, 12th June, 1849.

Patrick Charles Campbell McDougall, to the rank of Lieutenant, 14th June, 1849.



OBITUARY.

Officers whose Deaths have been officially reported since 20th March, 1849.

Flag Officers.
Admiral.
Seniority.
Sir Adam Drummond, Kt., K.C.H 1848
Vice-Admirals.
Henry Hill 1841
Samuel Butcher 1847
Rear-Admiral.
Sir Nesbit Josiah Willoughby, Kt., K.C.H. 1847

Captains.
Hon. George Rolle Walpole Trefusis 1824
Sir Thomas Bourchier, K.C.B. 1827
Henry Wildey 1840
Commanders.
Seniority.
Alexander Kennedy (a) 1809
Richard Greenaway 1814
James Pickard 1814
Robert Shed 1814
Robert James Elliot 1814
John Fleming 1814
John Morgan 1837
Thomas Coleman 1837
Henry George Shute 1841
James Charles Mann Touzeau 1842
James Cannon 1846
x John Edward Conant 1846
x John Aylmer 1847
y Peter Craufurd 1838
y George James Chubb 1840
y Thomas Crawford 1844
y Whitwell Butler 1845
y John Farrant 1846
Lieutenants.
Seniority.
Lestock Francis Boileau 1806
Edward Medley 1807
William Edward Fiott 1810
Radford Gundry Meech 1810
Henry Walker (a) 1810
John Moffatt 1811
Randell Vans 1811
Robert Leech 1811
John Goldie (b) 1814
William Porter 1814
Nathaniel Cranstoun France 1814
Joseph C. Townsend 1815
Henry Sweetland 1815
Robert Pepperel Madge 1815
James Reynolds 1815
William Ham 1815
William Armstrong Usher 1815
Andrew Reid 1820
Edward Corbet 1822
Richard Buxton 1826
John Compton 1838
Thomas Copeland Woodman 1839
Charles H. V. Temple 1842
George Baker 1844
Shirley Apthorp 1845
Edwin Langford Brown 1845
Charles Atkins 1846