Samuel Sutton died in May 1832. He served in the Royal Navy.
Entered Navy (1777)
RAdm B (1821)
RAdm R (1830)
Midshipman on the Monarch from 9 Apr 1777
Lieutenant on the Culloden from Jan 1793 to Nov 1794
First Lieutenant on the Mars from Nov 1794 to Sep 1795
Captain on the Amazon from 1801
He appears as a character in the book "Hornblower and the Hotspur" (C.S. Forester).
• As Second Lieutenant of Culloden, 74 (Captain Isaac Schomberg), he took part in the Glorious First of June (1794).
• As Captain of Alcmène, 32, he took part in the Battle of Copenhagen (2 Apr 1801).
• Deputy Lieutenant and Magistrate for Norfolk and Suffolk.