Michael Seymour was born in Co. Limerick on 8 Nov 1768 and died in Rio de Janeiro on 9 Aug 1834. He served in the Royal Navy.
Sons who served as naval officers: Michael Seymour
Entered Navy (1780)
Son of the Rev. John and Griselda (née Hobart) Seymour. Elder brother of Richard Seymour. Son-in-Law of James Hawker. Brother-in-Law of Edward Hawker.
• As Fifth Lieutenant of Marlborough, 74 (Captain Hon. George Cranfield Berkeley), he took part in the Glorious First of June (1794). Lost left arm.
• Pension for Wounds/Disabilities (loss of limb) (31 Jul 1794).
• C-in-C South America