John Washington R.N.
John Washington R.N.

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John Washington R.N.Explanation
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1800 Born
3 September 1833 Married Elenora, youngest daughter of Rev. H Askew, Rector of Greystoke, Cumberland
1 February 1845 Fellow of the Royal Society
16 September 1863 Died (Le Havre)
15 May 1812Entered Navy
1 January 1821Lieutenant
14 August 1833Commander
16 March 1842Captain
12 April 1862Retired Rear-Admiral
Date fromDate toService
18361841Secretary of the Royal Geographical Society
16 March 184115 March 1842Commander in Shearwater, Woolwich for surveying the east coast of England
16 March 184228 January 1843Captain in Shearwater (until paying off at Woolwich), Woolwich for surveying the east coast of England
29 January 1843December 1846Captain in Blazer (from commissioning at Woolwich), surveying the east coast of England
25 January 1845 Commissioner for Inquiring into the State of the Rivers, Shores and Harbours of the United Kingdom
184? Railway and Harbour Department of the Admiralty
1854 Assistant to Sir Francis Beaufort, the Admiralty hydrographer
26 January 185519 September 1863Hydrographer of the Admiralty (until he died)

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