Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney

Male, Person Number241, b. 3 June 1902, d. 23 October 1943
Commander Erlysman Patrick
Hamilton Pinckney
1902 - 1943
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of George Pinckney
1st cousin 4 times removed of Aaron Pinckney
4th great-nephew of Robert Pinckney
11th great-grandson of Thomas Pynkeney
23rd great-grandson of Guermond Picquigni
7th great-nephew of Roger Pinckney I
1st cousin 8 times removed of Philip Pinckney
FatherCaptain Erlysman Charles Pinckney b. 23 Dec 1871, d. 28 Nov 1954
MotherAgnes Ponsonby Adair b. 1867, d. 22 Jan 1932

Birth, Marriages and Death

Birth*3 Jun 1902Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney was born on 3 Jun 1902 at 72 St George's Road, St George H Sq, Belgravia, England, ; apr-may-jun 1a 429.1,2
He was the son of Captain Erlysman Charles Pinckney and Agnes Ponsonby Adair
Death*23 Oct 1943Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney died on 23 Oct 1943 at Corsica, , at age 41; HMS Cromarty, having been in the thick of the action for over 18 months, was sunk on 23 October 1943, in the Straits of Bonificio, between Sardinia and Corsica in preparation for the landing on the southern French coast, having struck a mine. Five officers and 20 ratings were lost; 61 other crew including the Commanding Officer and Lt Bernard Upton survived. 


Census1911*2 Apr 1911Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney appeared in the 1911 census at Duckmead, Bradford Upon Avon, England, ; RG 14 / 11983.3

Other Information

Event-Misc*after 1943Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney was Memorial after 1943 at St Peter's Church, Charlton St Peter, England,


  1. [S1] Birth Certificate.
  2. [S7] Birth Registration.
  3. [S12] Census Image.
Last Edited14 Aug 2016