John Charles Dalrymple Hay R.N.
John Charles Dalrymple Hay R.N.


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John Charles Dalrymple Hay R.N.Explanation
Eldest surviving son of Sir James Dalrymple Hay, second baronet (1788-1861)
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
11 February 1821 Born (Edinburgh)
18 August 1847 Married the Hon. Eliza, third daughter of William Napier, eighth Baron Napier
19 March 1861 Succeeded as 3rd Baronet Dalrymple-Hay of Park, Wigtown
28 February 186213 July 1865M.P. (Conservative) for Wakefield
8 May 18661 April 1880M.P. (Conservative) for Stamford
14 July 186617 December 1868Commissioner of the Admiralty (Fourth Naval Lord)
1869 C.B. (Companion of the Bath)
1874 Privy Counsellor
2 August 18801885M.P. for Wigtown (Conservative) until constituency abolished
1885 K.C.B. (Knight Commander of the Bath)
1902 G.C.B. (Knight Grand Cross of the Bath)
28 January 1912 Died (London)
 
DateRank
1834Entered Navy
17 February 1841Mate
15 August 1844Lieutenant
28 August 1846Commander
20 January 1850Captain
6 April 1866Rear-Admiral
1 April 1870Retired Rear-Admiral
30 April 1873Retired Vice-Admiral
21 March 1878Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
15 August 18441 November 1845Lieutenant in Agincourt, commanded by Henry William Bruce, flagship of Thomas John Cochrane, East Indies
2 November 18451 March 1846Lieutenant in Vixen, commanded by Commander George Giffard, East Indies
2 March 184626 October 1846Lieutenant in Vestal, commanded by Charles Talbot, East Indies
27 October 184611 May 1847Commander in Wolverene (until paying off at Chatham), East Indies
16 December 184715 April 1850Commander in Columbine (until paying off at Chatham), East Indies
27 January 18546 July 1855Captain in Victory, flagship of Vice-Admiral Thomas John Cockrane, Portsmouth
25 January 185520 November 1856Captain in Hannibal (until paying off at Portsmouth), flagship of Rear-Admiral Houston Stewart, Black Sea during the Russian War, then Mediterranean
25 November 185627 February 1857Captain in Indus, flagship of Rear-Admiral Houston Stewart, Devonport
28 February 185716 March 1857Additional captain in Impregnable, Devonport, flag-ship of the Port Admiral, for service in Indus
25 April 18575 September 1859Captain in Indus, flagship of Vice-Admiral Houston Stewart on the North America and West Indies station


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