Vice Admiral Robert FitzRoy (Captain of HMS Beagle)

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Vice Admiral Robert FitzRoy

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Son of Gen. Lord Charles FitzRoy and Lady Frances Stewart
Husband of Mary Isabella Henrietta O'Brien and Maria Isabella Smyth
Father of Fanny O'Brien FitzRoy; Katherine O'Brien FitzRoy; Sir Robert O'Brien FitzRoy and Laura Maria Elizabeth FitzRoy
Brother of George FitzRoy and Frances Rice-Trevor, Baroness Dynevor of Dynevor
Half brother of Sir Charles Augustus FitzRoy, KCH, KCB

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About Vice Admiral Robert FitzRoy (Captain of HMS Beagle)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_FitzRoy

Vice-Admiral Robert FitzRoy RN (5 July 1805 – 30 April 1865) achieved lasting fame as the captain of HMS Beagle during Charles Darwin's famous voyage, and as a pioneering meteorologist who made accurate weather forecasting a reality. He was an able surveyor and hydrographer and served as Governor of New Zealand from 1843 to 1845.

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Vice Admiral Robert FitzRoy (Captain of HMS Beagle)'s Timeline

1805
June 5, 1805
1842
April 27, 1842
Age 36
London, Middlesex, England
1845
March 22, 1845
Age 39
London, Middlesex, England
1858
January 24, 1858
Age 52
Heath Hall
1865
April 30, 1865
Age 59
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