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Hon. Evelyn Henry Ellis R.N.

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Hon. Evelyn Henry Ellis R.N.Explanation
Fifth son of Charles Augustus, Lord Howard De Walden, 6th Baron Howard de Walden & 2nd Baron Seaford (1799-1780) and Lady Lucy Joan Cavendish-Bentinck, daughter of William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, 4th Duke of Portland
 
Date (from)(Date to)Personal
9 August 1843 Born
9 March 1882 Married Alberta Mary (1861-1942), daughter of General Sir Arthur Edward Hardinge (1828-1892)
1894 Introduced the first motor car, a 4 h.p. Panhard and Levassor, into Great Britain, and subsequently became a pioneer "automobilist".
5 September 1913 Died (Grand Hotel, Plymouth, Devonshire, England)
 
DateRank
11 April 1860Midshipman
13 September 1864Resigned
 
Date fromDate toService
5 December 185715 October 1858Naval cadet in Illustrious1)
20 October 185827 January 1860Naval cadet in Conqueror
28 January 186010 April 1860Naval cadet in Emerald
11 April 186010 July 1862Midshipman in Emerald
11 July 186216 August 1862Midshipman in Victory
5 October 18627 November 1863Midshipman in Emerald
8 November 186315 September 1864Midshipman in Geyser2)
1)Victory, v[ictuals] o[nly], D[ischarged] 30 Oct 1858
2)vo: Formidable, D 4 Jan 1864; Royal Adelaide, D 18 Jan 1864
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