Royal Naval Biography/Senhouse, Humphrey Fleming
HUMPHREY FLEMING SENHOUSE, Esq.
[Post-Captain of 1814.]
We first find this officer mentioned as the bearer of despatches from Lord Hugh Seymour to the Admiralty, announcing the capture of Surinam, in 1799; and, secondly, as an able assistant to Captain Philip Beaver, at the debarkation of the British army in Bay Robert, Martinique, Jan. 30 and 31, 1809. His promotion to the rank of commander took place June 2 in the latter year. The following is Mr. James’s
- A very interesting memoir “the Life and Services of Captain Philip Beaver,” has recently been published by Captain W. H. Smyth, R.N. K.S.F. &c.