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Royal Naval Biography/White, Martin


MARTIN WHITE, Esq.
[Post-Captain of 1818.]

Son of Mr. Martin White, formerly a wine-merchant of Portsea.

This officer was made lieutenant in 1800; commander, Sept. 25, 1806; and post-captain, Dec. 7, 1818. He has commanded the Shamrock, surveying vessel, employed on the coasts of England, Jersey, Guernsey, &c. ever since the commencement of 1817.

Agents.– Messrs. Barnett and King.