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 Henry Medley

Henry Medley

Birth
England
Death 5 Aug 1747 (aged 59–60)
At Sea
Burial York, York Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England
Memorial ID 10201 · View Source
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British Royal Navy Vice Admiral. Born in 1687, he entered the Royal Navy in 1703, was commissioned an officer and was appointed Governor of Newfoundland in 1739, serving until 1740. He was promoted Rear Admiral of the White in 1744, Vice Admiral of the Blue Commander in Chief in the Mediterranean, in 1745 and Vice Admiral of the Red in 1747. He died on board the HMS Russell on August 5, 1747.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 28 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10201
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Medley (1687–5 Aug 1747), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10201, citing York Minster, York, York Unitary Authority, North Yorkshire, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .