Open main menu

Royal Naval Biography/Wynn, John Land


JOHN LAND WYNN, Esq.
[Commander.]

We first find this gentleman serving as master’s mate on board the Euryalus frigate. Captain Thomas Huskisson, senior officer at Jamaica, by whom he was made a lieutenant into the Tamar 26, in Nov. 1820. He obtained his present rank on the 30th Dec. 1825; and married, in June 1827, Elizabeth, eldest daughter of the late Mr. Robert Symons, of Falmouth.