Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent

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Sir John Jervis

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Meaford , Stone, Staffs
Death: March 13, 1823 (88)
St Paul's Cathedral
Place of Burial: Stone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Swynfen Jervis and Elizabeth Jervis
Husband of Martha Jervis
Father of Unknown Jervis
Brother of Mary Ricketts; Elizabeth Jane Batwell; William Jervis; Catherine Margaret Smith and Edward Jervis

Occupation: Admiral, 1st Earl of St. Vincent, Commander-in-chief of the Mediterranean
Managed by: Eldred Frederick Godson
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About Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent

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"Admiral of the Fleet John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent GCB, PC (9 January 1735 – 14 March 1823) was an admiral in the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament in the United Kingdom. Jervis served throughout the latter half of the 18th century and into the 19th, and was an active commander during the Seven Years' War, American War of Independence, French Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic Wars. He is best known for his victory at the 1797 Battle of Cape Saint Vincent, from which he earned his titles, and as a patron of Horatio Nelson."
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Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent's Timeline

1735
January 9, 1735
Meaford , Stone, Staffs
1823
March 13, 1823
Age 88
St Paul's Cathedral
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Cr. Earl of St. Vincent 1797, First Lord of the Admiralty 1801
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Stone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom