Francis Arden Close R.N.
Francis Arden Close R.N.


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Francis Arden Close R.N.Explanation
Son of the Very Rev. Francis Close (1797-1882)
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
28 February 1829 Born (Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England)
8 May 1851 Married, firstly, Mary Henrietta (1830-????) daugher of ??? Hebden
16 April 1862 Married, secondly, Fanny Paulina King (1842-1903), daughter of ??? Kräutler
25 August 1918 Died (Bristol, Gloucestershire, England)
 
DateRank
30 May 1850Lieutenant
29 August 1854Commander
9 July 1861Captain
5 August 1877Retired Rear-Admiral
6 May 1882Retired Vice-Admiral
15 July 1887Retired Admiral
 
Date fromDate toService
5 December 1851 Lieutenant in Blenheim, commanded by William Honeyman Henderson
26 January 1856 Commander in Mohawk, including 1856 'Grand Naval Review'
24 November 1856 Commander in Trident, west coast of Africa
1901 Sherrif of Bristol, Gloucestershire, England


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