Royal Naval Biography/Worsley, Miller


MILLER WORSLEY, Esq.
[Commander.]

Passed his examination about Oct. 1810; obtained a commission on the 12th of July, 1813; and highly distinguished himself, on several occasions, while serving as lieutenant on the Canadian Lakes, in 1814[1]. He was promoted to his present rank on the 13th of July, 1815; and appointed inspecting commander of the preventive-boats stationed at the Isle of Wight, in Aug. 1817-

This officer married, Oct. 3d, 1820, a daughter of the late Mr. C. Harris, merchant, of Bristol.



  1. See James’s Nav. Hist. VI. 489–491.