Robert Mends died on Owen Glendower at Cape Coast on 4 Sep 1823. He served in the Royal Navy.
Sons who served as naval officers: George Clarke Mends and James Augustus Mends
Entered Navy (1779)
Brother of William Bowen Mends.
• As Lieutenant of Colossus, 74 (Captain John Monkton), he took part in the Battle of Île de Groix (23 Jun 1795). Wounded.
• Pension for Wounds/Disabilities (loss of limb) of £300 (4 Apr 1816).