John Orlebar R.N.
John Orlebar R.N.

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John Orlebar R.N.Explanation
Third son of Richard Orlebar, of Hinwich House
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
18 October 1810 Born (Hinford House, Bedford)
5 February 1838 Married Harriet, youngest daughter of John Hale, Receiver-General of Lower Canada
11 May 1891 Died (St Leonards, Sussex)
16 March 1824Entered Navy
10 September 1832Lieutenant
6 February 1845Commander
1 January 1861Captain
1 October 1864Retired Captain
1 August 1877Retired Rear-Admiral
6 May 1882Retired Vice-Admiral
15 July 1887Retired Admiral
Date fromDate toService
18341835Lieutenant in Forte, commanded by Watkin Owen Pell, North America and West Indies
May 1844 Lieutenant in Larne, commanded by William Sidney Smith, North America and West Indies, as surveyor
28 April 1845 Additional Commander in Vindictive, commanded by Michael Seymour, flagship of Vice-Admiral Francis William Austen, North America and West Indies, as surveyor
1 January 1861 Additional Captain in Nile, commanded by Edward King Barnard, flagship of Rear-Admiral Alexander MilneNorth America and West Indies, as surveyor

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