George Augustus Elliot RN KCB

George Augustus Elliot RN KCB (1813 - 1901)

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Adml. Sir George Augustus (George Augustus) Elliot RN KCB
Born in Calcutta, India.map
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Husband of — married in The Parish Church of St. George, Hanover Sq., Mayfair, London, Englandmap
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Died in 6 Castletown Road, West Kensington, London, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 May 2015
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Biography

Admiral Sir George Elliot was born on 25 September 1813 at Calcutta, India.
He was the son of Admiral Hon. Sir George Elliot and Eliza Cecilia Ness.
He was baptised on 20 November 1813 at Calcutta, India.
He married Hersey Susan Sydney Wauchope, daughter of Lt.-Col. William Wauchope of Niddrie and Elizabeth Baird, on 1 August 1842 at the Parish Church of St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair, London.

He was commissioned in November 1827, in the service of the Royal Navy.
He gained the rank of Lieutenant on 12 November 1834.
He was Captain on 3 June 1840 H.M.S. Volage.
He held the office of Naval Aide-de-Camp to HM Queen Victoria between 1856 and 1858.
He gained the rank of Rear-Admiral on 24 February 1858.
He gained the rank of Vice-Admiral on 12 September 1865.
He gained the rank of Admiral in 1870.
He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Chatham between 1874 and 1875.
He was Naval Commander-in-Chief of the Portsmouth between 1875 and 1878.
He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) on 2 June 1877.

He died on 13 December 1901 at age 88 at London, England.


Sources

http://www.thepeerage.com/p1784.htm#i17832

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Elliot_(1813%E2%80%931901)


1841 census for Harley Street, Upper, St Marylebone, Middlesex, England :
George Elliot : Male : Age 55
Eliza Elliot : Female : Age 45 :
George : Elliot : Male : Age 25 :
Horatio Elliot : Male : Age 19
Catherine Elliot : Female : Age 15
Cecilia Elliot : Female : Age 10
NB: Caution all 1841 census records are +/- 5 year for ages.



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Marriage of Hersey Susan Sydney WAUCHOPE to Captain George ELLIOT R.N.
Marriage of Hersey Susan Sydney WAUCHOPE to Captain George ELLIOT R.N.

Admiral Sir George Augustus ELLIOT K.C.B.
Admiral Sir George Augustus ELLIOT K.C.B.

Death announcement for Admiral Sir George Elliot K.C.B.
Death announcement for Admiral Sir George Elliot K.C.B.

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