Royal Naval Biography/Edwards, Richard


Obtained his first commission on the 4th July, 1812; and subsequently served under Captain Hyde Parker, in the Tenedos frigate, on the North American station. He was advanced to his present rank on the 26th Aug. 1828. This officer married, Oct. 16th, 1834, Emily, daughter of William Taylor, Esq., of Parkfield House, Purbrook, co. Hants.