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John Lort Stokes R.N.Explanation
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
1812 Born
January 1841 Married, at Port Philip, Melbourne, Australia, Fanny Jane, daughter of Major Marlay
1846 Wrote "Discoveries in Australia, with an Account of the Coasts and Rivers Explored and Surveyed During the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, in the Years 1837-38-39-40-41-42-43. Also a Narrative of Captain Owen Stanley's Visits to the Islands in the Arafura Sea".
11 June 1885 Died
 
DateRank
20 September 1824Entered Navy
10 January 1837Lieutenant
16 August 1841Commander
4 July 1846Captain
9 February 1864Rear-Admiral
1 April 1870Retired Rear-Admiral
14 July 1871Retired Vice-Admiral
1 August 1877Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
25 February 183716 August 1841Lieutenant in Beagle, commanded by John Clements Wickham, discovery voyage to Australia
16 August 184114 October 1843Commander in Beagle, discovery voyage to Australia
14 October 1847 Captain in Acheron, East Indies
4 September 1860 Captain in Rose, surveying service, Plymouth, tender to Impregnable
1 January 1862 Captain in Rose, surveying service, Plymouth, tender to Royal Adelaide
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