Hoste, Captain Sir William 1st Bt.

Male 1780 - 1828  (48 years)


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  • Name Hoste, William 
    Prefix Captain Sir 
    Suffix 1st Bt. 
    Born 26 Aug 1780  Ingoldsthorpe Norfolk England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Dec 1828 
    Person ID I21498  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 

    Family Walpole, Lady Harriet,   d. 18 Apr 1875 
    Married 17 Apr 1817 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 10:52:12 
    Family ID F10925  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Captain Sir William Hoste 1st Bt. gained the rank of Midshipman in April 1793 in the service of the Royal Navy as captain's servant to Nelson on board H.M.S. Agamemnon.
      He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1798.
      He was educated at Paston School England.
      He gained the rank of Captain in 1802.
      He fought in the Battle of Lissa in 1811 where he defeated Commodore Bernard Bubourdieu's squadron of 7 frigates with only 4 frigates.
      He was created 1st Baronet Hoste [U.K.] on 21 September 1814.


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