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  Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood Bt (December 12, 1724 January 27, 1816) was a British admiral.
The son of Samuel Hood, vicar of Butleigh in Somerset, and prebendary of Wells, Samuel the younger entered the navy on May 6, 1741.
Alexander Hood (1758–1798), brother of Sir Samuel Hood, was a captain.
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 Fuller Family of Sussex - pafg55 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Louisa Hood was born in 1775 in Catherington, Hampshire.
Charlotte Hood was born in 1777 in Catherington, Hampshire.
Elizabeth Hood was born in 1780 in Catherington, Hampshire.
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 Sir Samuel Hood - LoveToKnow 1911
In the " Venerable " Hood was present at the action of Algesiras and the battle in the Straits of Gibraltar (1801).
A year later Captain Hood was employed in Trinidad as a commissioner, and, upon the death of the flag officer commanding the Leeward station, he succeeded him as Commodore.
Under Sir Samuel Hood he then proceeded to the Mona passage, where he captured the French corvette " Ceres." With the commander of his prize, the Baron de Peroy, Hood became very intimate, and during the peace he paid a long visit to France as his late prisoner's guest.
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 Samuel Hood
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood, British admiral, was the son of Samuel Hood, vicar of Butleigh in Somerset, and prebendary of Wells.
Hood now turned to the occupation of Corsica, which he had been invited to take in the name of the king of England by Pasquale Paoli.
The plan which he laid to attack it in the Golfe Jouan in June may possibly have served to some extent as an inspiration, if not as a model, to Lord Nelson for the battle of the Nile, but the wind was unfavorable, and the attack could not be carried out.
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 LORD HOOD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Hood continued to be employed on the blockade of the French coast until the spring of 1760, when, at his own special request, he was sent to the Mediterranean.
Hood, in the meantime, devoted himself to a political career; during the 1784 general election he was returned to parliament for Westminster.
Hood was by now over seventy but he showed little sign of his age, remaining vigorous and aggressive in his conduct of the war.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood (December 12, 1724 – January 27, 1816) was a British admiral.
The plan which he laid to attack it in the Golfe Jouan in June may possibly have served to some extent as an inspiration, if not as a model, to Nelson for the Battle of the Nile, but the wind was unfavourable, and the attack could not be carried out.
Alexander Hood (17587–1798), brother of Sir Samuel Hood, was a captain.
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 HighBeam Encyclopedia - Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
HOOD, SAMUEL HOOD, 1ST VISCOUNT [Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount] 1724-1816, British admiral.
In 1781 he was sent to the West Indies as second in command to Lord Rodney.
He fought in many engagements in the American Revolution, including the victory (1782) over the French fleet under the comte de Grasse (who had earlier defeated Hood) off Dominica.
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 Samuel Hood
HOOD, Samuel, Viscount, British naval officer, born in Butleigh, Somersetshire, England, 12 December, 1724:; died in Bath, 27 January, 1816.
1782, the French having invested the island of St. Christopher, Hood went to its relief, and, having lured De G rasse from the road of Basse-Terre to join battle, he slipped into the vacant anchorage, from which the French were unable to force him.
He was created an Irish peer in 1782 under the title of Baron Hood of Catherington, elected to parliament in 1784, lost his seat on being made lord of the admiralty in 1788, but was re-elected in 1790.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
In 1860 she was renamed to honor Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood.
HMS Hood (1891) - Modified Royal Sovereign class battleship built at Chatham, England, and sunk as a blockship in 1914.
She was sunk in 1941 by the German battleship Bismarck and heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen in the Battle of the Denmark Strait, only three crew members out of 1418 surviving.
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 Wikinfo | HMS Hood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The first HMS Hood, 80 was an Edgar class warship commissioned in 1859.
She was named after Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood of Whitley.
The second Hood was a modified Royal Sovereign class battleship built at Chatham, England and commissioned in 1893.
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 Janus: The Papers of the 1st Viscount Hood of Catherington and of Rear Admiral Horace Hood
Samuel Hood (became the First Viscount Hood) was born 12 December 1724.
Horace Lambert Alexander Hood was born in London, 1870, the third son of the fourth Viscount Hood.
Hood was killed in H.M.S. Invincible at Jutland in 1916.
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 There have been three HMS Hoods
The first HMS Hood, 80 was an Edgar class warship commissioned in 1859.She was named after Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood of Whitley.
She was decommissioned in 1888.The second Hood was a modified Royal Sovereign class battleship built at Chatham, England and commissioned in 1893.
The Hood sunk in seconds after the explosion in May, 1941 killing 1,415 of her crew.
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 thePeerage.com - Reverend Robert Digby and others
She married Samuel Hood, 3rd Viscount Hood, son of Francis Wheler Hood and Caroline Hamond, on 27 June 1837.
Albert Hood, son of Samuel Hood, 3rd Viscount Hood and Mary Isabella Tibbits, on 2 June 1868.
She married Francis Wheler Hood, 4th Viscount Hood, son of Samuel Hood, 3rd Viscount Hood and Mary Isabella Tibbits, on 18 July 1865.
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 thePeerage.com - Francis Wheler and others
Henry Hood, 2nd Viscount Hood of Whitely b.
     Francis Wheler Hood was the son of Henry Hood, 2nd Viscount Hood of Whitely and Jane Wheler.
     Samuel Hood, 3rd Viscount Hood was born on 10 January 1808.
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 I24045: Samuel Hood 3rd Viscount Hood Of Whitley (10 JAN 1808 - 8 MAY 1846)
Spouses of Samuel Hood 3rd Viscount Hood Of Whitley
Francis Wheler Hood 4th Viscount Hood Of Whitley
Descendants of Samuel Hood 3rd Viscount Hood Of Whitley and Mary Isabella Tibbits
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 AllRefer.com - Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount, British And Irish History, Biographies
Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount 1724–1816, British admiral.
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 I24062: Samuel Hood 1st Viscount Hood Of Whitley (Adm. Sir) (12 DEC 1724 - 27 JAN 1816)
I24062: Samuel Hood 1st Viscount Hood Of Whitley (Adm. Sir) (12 DEC 1724 - 27 JAN 1816)
Spouses of Samuel Hood 1st Viscount Hood Of Whitley
Descendants of Adm. Sir Samuel Hood 1st Viscount Hood Of Whitley and Susannah Linzee
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 BHC2774 : Admiral Samuel Hood, 1724-1816, 1st Viscount Hood
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The background consists of blue sky and the lower half forms a painted oval.
Hood served under Sir George Rodney in the West Indies and as commander of the rear squadron at the Battle of the Saints, 1782, he received the surrender of de Grasse, the French Admiral.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Hood, Raymond Mathewson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Home > Search Results > Hood, Raymond Mathewson
RAYMOND HOOD'S INFO Detailed accurate background data from $9.95.
Hood, Raymond Mathewson HOOD, RAYMOND MATHEWSON [Hood, Raymond Mathewson] 1881-1934, American architect, b.
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 Find in a Library: Letters written by Sir Samuel Hood (Viscount Hood) in 1781-2-3, illustrated by extracts from logs ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Find in a Library: Letters written by Sir Samuel Hood (Viscount Hood) in 1781-2-3, illustrated by extracts from logs and public records;
Letters written by Sir Samuel Hood (Viscount Hood) in 1781-2-3, illustrated by extracts from logs and public records;
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 BHC2774 - Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood, 1724-1816   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
There you will find details on how to order, an up-to-date price list and an order form for you to download and complete.
Please quote object title 'Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood, 1724-1816' in the 'Brief description of subject' and Repro ID BHC2774 in the 'negative number' field on the order form.
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 Navy Records Society Publications
Gardiner, Samuel Rawson ed.: Letters and Papers Relating to the First Dutch War, 1652-1654.
Extracts from the papers of Sir Samuel Hood, 1778-98.
Gardiner, Samuel Rawson & Atkinson, C.T. eds.: Letters and Papers Relating to the First Dutch War 1652-1654.
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 Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st viscount - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK
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Hood, Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount, 1724-1816, British admiral.
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 The HOOD Peerage Pedigree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
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These pages detail the pedigree of the Somerset and Dorset HOOD Sea-faring family, including Samuel HOOD (First Viscount HOOD), his brother Alexander HOOD (First Viscount BRIDPORT); their first cousins once removed Captain Alexander HOOD and Sir Samuel HOOD; and various associated family lines.
Hood, pedigree, peerage, Samuel, Alexander, Bridport, Netherbury, Butleigh, Somerset, Dorset
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 Societies
A tour along the Norfolk and Suffolk border in Suckling country
Letters written by Sir Samuel Hood (Viscount Hood) 1781-1782
Papers relating to the blockade of Brest 1803-5 (Vol 1)
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 James Northcote Posters Prints - Admiral Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood (1724-1816) 1784 Art Giclee Print - Artist: ...
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