Authorised form of nameMcClintock; Sir; Francis Leopold (1819 - 1907)
ForenamesFrancis Leopold
Dates1819 - 1907
Dates and placesBirth:
Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland (08 July 1819)
London (17 November 1907)
Kensington cemetery, Hanwell, Middlesex
Entered the Royal Navy (1831); Lieutenant (1845); served in the 'Enterprise', under James Clerk Ross (FRS 1828) (1848), and under Sir Erasmus Ommaney (FRS 1868) on Arctic voyages; Commander (1851); Captain (1854); comanded the 'Fox' and brought the definite news of the fate of Sir John Franklin's expedition; Rear Admiral (1871); Vice Admiral (1877); Admiral (1884);
Kt 1860; KCB 1891
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
RelationshipsSon of Henry McClintock of the 3rd Dragoon Guards, and his wife Elizabeth Melasina, daughter of the Ven George Fleury DD, Archdeacon of Waterford; married (1870) Annette Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Foster Dunlop of Monasterboice, county Louth
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1907-1908 vol 80 pp xxiii-xxix signed by C R M
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA1600
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1865/11McClintock, Sir Francis Leopold: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/Maull/002860McClintock, Sir Francis Leopoldnd
IM/002861McClintock, Sir Francis Leopoldnd
NLB/9/780Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Admiral Sir Francis Leopold McClinktock, Fellow of the Royal Society12 July 1894
NLB/19/188Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Admiral Sir Francis Leopold McClintock, Fellow of the Royal Society10 July 1899
NLB/36/608Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]20 November 1907
NLB/36/621Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Henry F McLintock, 16 Queensberry Place, S.W.21 November 1907
NLB/37/480Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir George Goldie, KCMG, Fellow of the Royal Society, Queen Anne's Mansions, Westminster, SW25 March 1908
NLB/37/504Copy letter from the Royal Society to H J McClintock, 16 Queensberry Place, Cromwell Road, SW31 March 1908
NLB/37/417Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor [Joseph] Larmor, Secretary of the Royal Society16 March 1908
NLB/19/233Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Francis Leopold McClintock, Fellow of the Royal Society13 July 1899
NLB/19/143Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr John Scott Keltie, Royal Geographical Society29 June 1899
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