Samuel Uvedale

Samuel Uvedale 1729-1808. He was born on 7 June 1729, the son of the Reverend Samuel Uvedale, the rector of Barking in Suffolk, and of his wife Sophia Spragge. Having entered the Navy at the age of twelve under the patronage of a local nobleman, the Earl of...

Samuel Uppleby

Samuel Uppleby Uppleby was commissioned lieutenant on 9 November 1756 and amongst other service he was aboard the Valiant 74, Captain Adam Duncan during 1763-4. Having been promoted commander on 2 June 1772 he joined the Hawk 8 in the East Indies, which vessel was...