Admiral. Sir Cloudesley Shovell

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Sir Cloudesley Shovell

Birthplace: Crayford, Kent, , England
Death: Died in MP Rochester, Kent
Immediate Family:

Son of John Shovell and Anne Jenkinson
Husband of Elizabeth Shovell
Father of Ann Shovell; Elizabeth Shovell and Cloudesley Shovel

Occupation: Admiral of the Fleet
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About Admiral. Sir Cloudesley Shovell

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Cloudesley Shovell (c. November 1650 – 22 October or 23 October 1707), was an English naval officer. Rising through the ranks and fighting in many of the important battles of the late 17th and early 18th centuries, he became a popular British hero, whose celebrated career was brought to an end in a disastrous shipwreck in the Isles of Scilly. He also served as MP for Rochester from 1695 until his death.

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Admiral. Sir Cloudesley Shovell's Timeline

November 1650
Crayford, Kent, , England
Age 39
November 2, 1692
Age 42
Goodmans Fields, Middlesex, , England
Age 43
Crayford, Kent, , England
October 23, 1707
Age 56
MP Rochester, Kent