Royal Naval Biography/Hough, John James
JOHN JAMES HOUGH, Esq.
Obtained his first commission on the 19th Nov. 1807; and served under Captain (now Sir George) Scott, in the Horatio 38, at the capture of the French frigate Junon, Feb. 10th, 1809. We subsequently find him serving under the flag of Rear-Admiral Penrose, in the Egmont 74; and, since the peace, commanding the Active revenue cruiser. Ho was advanced to his present rank on the 29th Sept. 1827. This officer married, Aug. 28th, 1815, a daughter of Mr. George Thomas Tracey, purser in the royal navy.