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Royal Naval Biography/Pengelley, Charles


Obtained the rank of lieutenant in Feb. 1805 ; and subsequently served in the Hibernia 110, Foudroyant 80, Royal George 100, Shearwater 16, Fylla 22, and San Josef 114. During the operations against Genoa and its dependencies, in 1814, he commanded a division of the Anglo-Sicilian flotilla. We afterwards find him acting commander of the Guadaloupe 10. His promotion to that rank took place on the 20th Sept. 1814. Since then he has held appointments in the Preventive and Coast-Guard services.

This officer married, Sept. 20th, 1811, Agnes, daughter of Mr. W. Jenney, of Truro, co. Cornwall.