Henry Harvey R.N.
Henry Harvey R.N.

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Henry Harvey R.N.Explanation
Younger son of Vice-Admiral Sir Thomas Harvey, K.C.B. (1775-1841)
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
28 April 1812 Born
19 June 1838 Married Jane (died 1842), daughter of Dr Denison of Margate
1846 Married Katharine Harvey Elwyn (died 1862)
27 May 1887 Died (Walmer)
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15 December 1822Entered Navy
26 February 1834Lieutenant
28 May 1841Commander
10 December 1852Captain
24 April 1866Retired Captain
9 April 1868Retired Rear-Admiral
1 January 1874Retired Vice-Admiral
15 June 1879Retired Admiral
Date fromDate toService
20 December 1834February 1837Lieutenant in Victor, commanded by Richard Croxler, New South Wales (until invalided)
15 January 1838 Coast Guard
18 March 183928 May 1841Lieutenant in Winchester, commanded by John Parker, flagship of Vice-Admiral Sir Thomas Harvey, North America and West Indies
11 October 1848 Commander in Kingfisher, west coast of Africa
1 June 185728 February 1859Captain in Waterloo, flagship of Vice-Admiral Edward Harvey, Sheerness
1 March 18591 October 1859Captain in Queen Charlotte, flagship of Vice-Admiral Edward Harvey, Sheerness

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