Sir Richard Rodney Bligh

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Richard Rodney Bligh

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bodmin, Cornwall, England
Death: Died in Bellevue House, Southampton, Hampshire, England
Place of Burial: Family vault, St Mary’s, Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard (Lieu.RN) Blighe and Ann Page
Husband of Anne Bligh and Margaret Bligh
Father of Harriet Worsley Bligh; Captain George Miller Bligh; Elizabeth Bligh; Sophia Holmes Bligh and Anne
Brother of John Bligh and Susanna Bligh

Occupation: Admiral KCB, Admiral of the Blue
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Sir Richard Rodney Bligh's Timeline

1737
November 5, 1737
Bodmin, Cornwall, England
November 8, 1737
Holy Trinity, Gosport, Hampshire, England
1749
1749
Age 11
on frigate Rainbow
1765
November 9, 1765
Age 28
Gatcombe, Hampshire, England
1767
June 26, 1767
Age 29
Fareham
1769
1769
Age 31
1771
September 4, 1771
Age 33
Fareham
1775
October 2, 1775
Age 37
Gosport
1784
1784
Age 46
1800
June 28, 1800
Age 62