William Cuming was born in Totnes and died in Devonport on 20 Jun 1824. He served in the Royal Navy.
Companion of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB) on 4 Jun 1815
RAdm B (1821)
Captain on the Prince of Wales
Brother of Samuel Cuming.
• As Captain of Russell, 74, he took part in the Battle of Copenhagen (2 Apr 1801).