HMS HIBERNIA

 

First Rate ship of the line, launched at Plymouth Dockyard on 17th November 1804. She was for many years the Flagship of the Mediterranean Fleet, and in 1855 became the Flagship for the Admiral Superintendent of the Dockyard. The figurehead is now on display in the Maritime Museum, Vittoriosa.

 

Officers:

 

Rear Admiral: John D. McCREA, aged 52 years, married, born Antony, Cornwall.

 

Flag Lieutenant: George V. HEGAN, aged 29 years, born Darapool, Lancashire.

 

Secretary: William Henry MARTIN, aged 41 years, married, born Dinapore, East Indies.

 

Commander: Sir Francis Blackwood, aged 42 years, born Plymouth. Lady Blackwood with her two children, and their Governess are included.

 

Royal Marines: Lieutenant Aylmer C. PEARSON, Royal Marines Light Infantry, aged 31 years, born Upton St Leonards, Gloucestershire.

 

Staff Surgeon: John T. COMERFORD, aged 38 years, married, born Ireland.

 

Paymaster: Henry De RIDDER, aged 42 years, born Clifton, Gloucester.

 

Other officers and men:

 

AGIUS, Carmelo, born Valletta, married, aged 43 years.

 

AGIUS, Carmelo, born Valletta, married, aged 20 years.

 

AGIUS, Carmelo, born Malta, aged 19 years, Ordinary Seaman.

           

AGIUS, Francesco, born Malta, married, aged 39 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

ALDERSLEY, Edward, Private, aged 28 years, born Blackburn, Lancashire.

 

ALEXANDER, Alexander, Private, Royal Marine, aged 24 years, born Scotland.

 

ANDERSON, William, Stoker, aged 21 years, born Scotland.

           

ANDREWS, William, aged 24 years, single, born Birmingham, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

ASCIAK, Salvo, born near St.Pauls Bay, married, aged 58 years.

 

ATTARD, Felice, born Burmola, married, aged 37 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

ATTARD, Joseph, born Malta, married, aged 53 years.

 

ATTARD, Pietro, born Malta, married, aged 22 years, Captainís Servant.

 

ATTARD, Vittoria, born Malta, married, aged 48 years. Porter.

           

ATTRILL, Richard, aged 29 years, married, born Portsmouth, Engine Room Artificer.

 

BAIGENT, Richard, Private, Royal Marines, aged 24 years, born Farnham, Surrey.

 

BARBARA, Carmelo, born Burmola, married, aged 30 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BARBARA, Joseph, born Malta, aged 29 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BARTOLLO, Gaetano, born Malta, married, aged 29 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BARTOLLO, Guiseppe, born Senglea, married, aged 34 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BELL, George, Captain Fore Top Seaman, married, aged 28 years, born Liverpool.

 

BENBOW, Henry, Chief Engineer, aged 42 years, born Southwark, London.

 

BIGGS, Alfred, Captain Fore Top, aged 28 years, born Great Horkesley, Essex.

 

BIRD, Thomas, aged 30 years, married, born Bideford, Devon, Shipís Corporal.

 

BIRMINGHAM, James T., Able Seaman, aged 25 years, born Portsmouth.

 

BISHOP, George, Private, Royal Marine, aged 37 years, born Kilmington, Somerset.

 

BLACKWOOD, Lady Dorothy Frances, wife of Commander Blackwood, married, aged  26 years, born Newton St. Cyres, Devon.

 

BLACKWOOD, Ida Dorothy, daughter of Commander Blackwood, aged 8 years, born Upper Norwood, London.

 

BLACKWOOD, Francis Edward, son of Commander Blackwood, aged 6 years, born Lymington, Hampshire.

 

BONNELL, Joseph, born Senglea, married, aged 33 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BONNICI, Francisco, born Malta, married, aged 20 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BORG, George, born Malta, aged 42 years, married, Wardroom Steward.

 

BORG, Giovanni, born Malta, married, aged 34 years, Signalman.

 

BORG, Giovanni, born Malta, aged 25 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BORG, John, born Vittoriosa, aged 21 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BORG, Joseph Borg, born Malta, aged 19 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

BORG, Salvo, born Zabbar, married, aged 34 years.

 

BOWELLS, Robert L., Quarter Master, married, aged 30 years, born Little Bromley, Essex.

           

BRINCAT, Antonio, aged 36 years, married, born Malta.

 

BROCK, Charles R., Bosunís Mate, married, aged 31 years, born Torpoint, Cornwall.

 

BROWN, George, Private, Royal Marines, aged 22 years, born Grantham, Lincolnshire.

 

BUHAGIAR, Giovanni, aged 39 years, married, born Corfu.

 

BURGESS, Henry, Sergeant, Royal Marines, aged 25 years, born Southsea, Hampshire.

 

BURN, Charles J., aged 37 years, married, born Holbeton, Devon, Chief Greasers Mate.

 

BURNS   Thomas Burns, aged 26 years, born Aidrie, Lanarkshire, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

           

BYRON, Charles E., aged 29 years, married, born Gravesend, Kent, Assistant Paymaster.

 

CALLEJA, Giuseppe, born Malta, aged 28 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

                      

CAMMILLERI, John, born Senglea, aged 26 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

CAMMILLERI, Michael, born Malta, aged 23 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

CARRINGTON, John, Able Seaman, aged 27 years, born Oyton, Cheshire.

 

CASSALL (? CASSAI), Lawrence or Henry, Stoker, born Malta, married, aged 32 years.

 

CASSAR, Andrew, born Malta, married, aged 24 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

CATANIA, Giuseppe, aged 37 years, married, born Malta, Coxswain Pinnace.

 

CLAPSHAL, Joseph, aged 34 years, married, born Isle of Aran, County Galway, Ireland, Admiralís Coxswain.

 

CONSTANT, Edward, Shipís Corporal, married, aged 31 years, born Jersey, Channel Islands.

 

COOK, Stephen, aged 29 years, born Rudford, Oxford, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

COPPERSTONE, William, born Malta, aged 21 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

COUCH, William, Shipís Corporal, aged 27 years, born Saltash, Cornwall.

 

CROSS, Henry, aged 30 years, born Plymouth, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

DARNISSUIN, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, aged 22 years, married, born Malta.

 

DAVENPORT, Henry, Corporal, Royal Marine Artillery, aged 39 years, born Birmingham.

 

DE GABRIELE, Giovanni, born Malta, married, aged 46 years, Carpenterís Crew.

 

DEACON, William G., Private, aged 21 years, born Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

 

DEAR, Giuseppe, aged 19 years, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

DEBONO, Salvo, born Malta, aged 24 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

DELAZZARO, Nazio, Stoker, married, aged 30 years, born Malta.

 

DEMARCO, Francesco, born Malta, married, aged 39 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

DEMARCO, Paolo, born Malta, married, aged 34 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

DIAPER, Charles, Private, married, aged 22 years, born Salisbury.

           

DICK, Charles B.G., aged 33 years, married, born Falmouth, Cornwall, Lieutenant, Royal Marines Light Infantry, as Musketry Instructor.

 

DICKINSON, Charles, aged 32 years, married, born Rugby, Warwickshire, Lieutenant.

 

DOMENICO, Michael, Ordinary Seaman, born Malta, married, aged 23 years.

          

DOUGHERTY, Thomas, Private, Royal Marines, aged 23 years, born Halifax, Yorkshire.

           

DUNN, William, aged 30 years, born Plymouth, Corporal, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

DYER, William C., Stoker, aged 25 years, born Truro, Cornwall.

 

EASTWOOD, Stephen, aged 37 years, born Burwash, Sussex, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

EDWARDS, George, Private, aged 24 years, born Chester, Cheshire.

           

ELLARD, William, Private, aged 21 years, born Ireland.

 

ENGLAND, Alfred J., aged 38 years, married, born Isle of Sheppey, Kent, Chief Engine Room Artificer. 

 

EVANS, William, aged 38 years, married, born St.Alban, Gloucester, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

FARRELL, Jno.D., Shipís Cook, widower, aged 42 years, born Flushing, Cornwall.

 

FINLAY, James, Private, aged 21 years, born Bishop Auckland, Durham.

                       

FISHER, Thomas, Sergeant, Royal Marines, widower, aged 41 years, born St. Pancras, London.

                       

FLETCHER, Enoch, aged 39 years, married, born Gloucester, Master at Arms.

 

FLUDE, John E., Private, aged 27 years, born Leicester.

 

FORTI, Lorenzo, born Vittoriosa, aged 44 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

 

FRANINCH (? Fenech), Tancredi, born Malta, aged 24 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

FRYMAN, Frederick William, aged 25 years, married, born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, Engine Room Artificer. 

 

GABBARETTA, Francesco, aged 29 years, married, born Malta, Able Seaman.

           

GALLIA (? GALEA), Henry, born Malta, married, aged 36 years, Captainís Steward.

 

GALLIA (? GALEA), Paolo, born Malta, aged 21 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

 

GALLIA (? GALEA), Vincent, born Malta, aged 23 years, Ordinary Seaman.

           

GAUCHI, Baptist, born Malta, aged 36 years, married, Able Seaman.

 

GEORGE, Frederick, Private, aged 28 years, born Whisset, Suffolk.

 

GERMAIN, Herbert, Lamptrimmer, aged 18 years, born Gosport, Hampshire.

           

GIBSON, John, born Malta, aged 24 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

GIBSON, Robert, born Malta, married, aged 23 years, Ordinary Seaman.

 

GILL, Benjamin J., aged 32 years, married, born Southwark, London, Gunnerís Mate.

 

GIRADA, Carlo, Ordinary Seaman, aged 24 years, born Malta.

           

GONZI, Baldessere, Carpenterís Crew, aged 22 years, born Malta.

 

GOULDER, William, Chief Yeoman of Signals, aged 30 years, born Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent.

 

GRAHAM, John, Boatswain, married, aged 37 years, born Liverpool.

          

GRAUDIN, Jno., Master At Arms, married, aged 37 years, born St. Hellier, Jersey, Channel Islands.

           

GRECH, Lodovico, born Malta, married, aged 38 years, Able Seaman.

 

GREEN, Mary Elizabeth, Governess, married, aged 33 years, born Dover, Kent.

           

GRIFFIN, George, Private, aged 27 years, born Castle Cary, Somerset.

 

GRIGG, Charles J., aged 35 years, married, born Sheerness, Kent, Shipís

Steward.

           

GRIMA, Carmelo, born Malta, aged 32 years, married, Able Seaman.

 

HAWKINS, Daniel, aged 37 years, married, born Tiverton, Devon, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

HAWKINS, Thomas, aged 25 years, born Cornwall, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

HINE, Thomas, Boatswain, married, aged 47 years, born Woolwich, Kent.

                       

HODGES, William, Private, Royal Marines, aged 22 years, born Westminster, London.

           

HOLT, John, aged 39 years, married, born Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire, Sergeant, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

HOSLER, James, aged 38 years, born Woburn, Bedfordshire, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

IVES, Thomas, Bandsman, aged 18 years, born Hammersmith, London.

 

JAMES, Jno.T., Gunner, married, aged 52 years, born Portsmouth.

 

LAKE, John, Private, Royal Marines, married, aged 26 years, born Workleigh, Devon.

 

LANGHORNE, William, Sergeant, aged 23 years, born Woolwich, Kent.

 

LARGE, Alfred, aged 30 years, married, born Portsmouth, Writer.

 

LUSTED, Alfred, aged 27 years, married, born Bath, Sergeant, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

McKAY, James, aged 31 years, married, born Brompton, Kent, Sergeant, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

McNALLY, John, aged 22 years, born Sunderland, Co.Durham, Stoker.

 

McNAMARA, John, Corporal, Royal Marines, married, aged 45 years, born Tulla, County Clare, Ireland.

 

MAHONEY, John, aged 30 years, born Senglea, Captain of Mast.

 

MALLIA, Carmelo, aged 23 years, married, born Malta, Ward Room Cook.

 

MALLIA, Fortunato, aged 33 years, married, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

MALLIA, Francesco, aged 35 years, married, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

MALLIA, Lorenzo, aged 29 years, married, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

                    

MANUSCO, Joseph, born Malta, married, aged 30 years.

         

MARCHMENT, John, aged 24 years, born Portsmouth, Stoker.

 

MARMORA, Giovanni, aged 27 years, married, born Malta, Sick Berth Steward.

 

MARSHALL, William, aged 29 years, married, born Barnung, Kent, Stoker.

 

MEREISCA, Michael, Ordinary Seaman, aged 18 years, born Malta.

           

MICALLEF, Pietro, aged 31 years, married, born Malta.

        

MILES, Thomas, aged 25 years, born Uckfield, Sussex, Stoker.

 

MILLARD, John, aged 41 years, born Woolwich, Kent, married, Staff Commander, for Surveying Service.

 

MITSLEY, Harry, aged 23 years, married, born Malta, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

MIZZI, Francesco, born Malta, married, aged 38 years, Able Seaman.

 

MUMMERY, John S., aged 39 years, married, born Faversham, Kent, Able Seaman.

 

NEALE, William H., Private, aged 21 years, born London.

 

NEWMAN, William, Able Seaman, married, aged 29 years, born Portsmouth.

           

NOBLE, Joseph R., aged 36 years, married, born Gloucester, Engine Room Artificer.

           

NORMAN, Benjamin, aged 28 years, born Bridport, Dorset, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

PACE, John, born Malta, married, aged 26 years, Ordinary Seaman.

       

PALMER, Orlando, Private, aged 19 years, born Martock, Somerset.

 

PARFITT, Job, Private, aged 27 years, born Wookey Hole, Somerset.

 

PEAREY, John, Private, aged 22 years, born Middlesbrough, Yorkshire.

 

PEART, George F., Private, aged 21 years, born Howshane, Lincolnshire.

 

PRITCHARD, Francis B., aged 24 years, married, born Portsmouth, Assistant Paymaster.

 

READ, Alfred, aged 23 years, born Wimbourne, Dorset, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

RICHARDS, Henry, Gunner, married, aged 51 years, born Southsea, Hampshire.

 

RISELEY, Thomas, Private, married, aged 35 years, born Macclesfield, Cheshire.

 

ROBB, David, aged 51 years, married, born Scotland, Chief Engineer.

 

SALIBA, Lorenzo, born Vittoriosa, aged 32 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

           

SANZON, Salvo, Able Seaman, married, aged 31 years, born Malta.

 

SARGENT, William, aged 20 years, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

SAVOMIA, Joseph, Able Seaman, married, aged 31 years, born Malta.

 

SAVONNA, Paolo, aged 22 years, married, born Senglea, Ordinary Seaman.

 

SCHEMBRI, Carlo, aged 40 years, married, born Vittoriosa, Able Seaman.

 

SCICLUNA, Vincenzo, born Malta, married, aged 28 years.

 

SEAL, John, Private, Royal Marines, aged 23 years, born Nottingham.

 

SELDON, Charles, Corporal, Royal Marines, aged 22 years, born Stonehouse, Devon.

           

SMITH, John, Private, Royal Marines, aged 29 years, born Birmingham.

           

STACEY, Richard, aged 34 years, married, born Cornwall, Acting Chief Srs Mate.

 

SYLVESTER, John, aged 38 years, married, born London, Naval Schoolmaster.

 

TAYLOR, Charles, Private, Royal Marines, married, aged 21 years, born Fremington, Devon.

                       

THOMAS, William, Leading Stoker, married, aged 30 years, born St. Germains, Cornwall.

           

THORNE, James, aged 35 years, married, born Bexley, Kent, Gunnerís Mate.

 

TURBERVILLE, Henry, aged 25 years, born Bershley, Worcester, Private, Royal Marines Light Infantry.

 

TUTT, George, Bugler, Royal Marines, aged 22 years, born Rock Ferry, Cheshire.

 

VASALLO, Joseph, aged 35 years, married, born Malta, Stoker.

      

VEITCH, Alfred H., Clerk, aged 17 years, born Devonport.

 

VELLA, Michael, aged 32 years, born Vittoriosa.

 

VELLA, Paolo, aged 41 years, widower, born Malta, Captainís Cook.

           

VELLA, Philip, aged 40 years, married, born Zabbar, Coxswain Barge.

 

VELLA, Vincent, aged 25 years, married, born Vittoriosa.

 

VELLA, Salvo, Ordinary Seaman, married, aged 50 years, born Malta.

           

VISCOSO, Vincenzo, born Malta, married, aged 28 years.

 

WADGE, Henry, Private, aged 20 years, born Taunton, Somerset.

 

WALKIN, Edward, Private, Royal Marines, aged 21 years, born Macclesfield, Cheshire.

 

WANSTALL, Thomas J., born Sandwich, Kent, aged 39 years, married, Chief Engine Room Artificer.

 

WEARN, William, Carpenter, married, aged 40 years, born Portsmouth.

           

WILKINSON, William, aged 37 years, born Plymouth, Leading Stoker.

 

WOODMORE, Albert, aged 33 years, married, born Sandown, Isle of Wight, Stoker.

 

WOODS, Frank, Private, aged 23 years, born Ilcester, Somerset.

 

XERSCION, Vincenzo, born Malta, aged 26 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

 

XUEREB, Giuseppe, born Malta, aged 32 years, married, Ordinary Seaman.

           

ZAHRA, Giovanni, born Malta, aged 32 years, married, Able Seaman.

 

ZAMMITT, Emanuel, aged 24 years, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

ZAMMITT, Jose, aged 24 years, born Malta, Ordinary Seaman.

 

ZAMMITT, Vincenzo, aged 63 years, married, born Malta.

 

ZARB, Ernesto, aged 24 years, married, born Bormla, Flag Lieutenantís Servant.

 

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