Francis Laforey, son of John Laforey, was born on 31 Dec 1767. He served in the Royal Navy.
Knight Commander of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (KCB) on 2 Jan 1815
RAdm B (1810)
RAdm W (1812)
VAdm B (1819)
Adm B (1830)
Captain on the Carysfort from 1793
Captain on the Ganges from 27 Dec 1795
Captain on the Hydra from 1797
• As Captain of Spartiate, 74, he took part in the Battle of Trafalgar (21 Oct 1805).
• C-in-C Leeward Islands