James Stirling R.N.
James Stirling R.N.


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James Stirling R.N.Explanation
Fifth son of Andrew Stirling (1751-1823), of Drumpellier
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
28 January 1791 Born (Scotland)
4 September 1823 Married Ellen (1807-1874), daughter of James Mangles (1762-1838), MP for Guildford
3 April 1833 Knighted
22 April 1865 Died
Entry in O'Byrnes 1849 'Naval Biographical Dictionary'
 
DateRank
12 August 1803Entered Navy
12 August 1809Lieutenant
19 June 1812Commander
7 December 1818Captain
8 July 1851Rear-Admiral
22 August 1857Vice-Admiral
22 November 1862Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
25 January 182621 January 1828Captain in Success, Australia
1 June 1829September 1832Lieutenant-Governor of Western Australia
30 October 184013 June 1844Captain in Indus, Mediterranean
28 April 184712 July 1850Captain in Howe, Mediterranean
19 January 185418 February 1856Commander-in-chief, East Indies and China (flag in Winchester)


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