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Charles Henry Knowles
(1754-1831)

Charles Henry Knowles, son of Charles Knowles, was born in Jamaica on 24 Aug 1754 and died on 28 Nov 1831. He served in the Royal Navy.

He married Charlotte Johnstone on 10 Sep 1800.

Ranks:

Capt (1780)
RAdm W (1799)
RAdm R (1801)
VAdm B (1804)
VAdm R (1805)
Adm B (1810)
Adm W (1812)

Notes:

As Captain of Goliath, 74, he took part in the Battle of Cape St. Vincent (14 Feb 1797).
Promoted directly to Rear-Admiral of the White from Post Captain
Promoted directly to Vice-Admiral of the Red from Vice-Admiral of the Blue

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