Joseph Spear

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1779 
Place of BirthWeymouth TGM
WifeGrace Grant 
Date of Death1837TGM

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
Lieutenant, 1790/10/15CSORN
Commander, 1799/10/23CSORN
1806/06 Northumberland As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1806/061806/11Agamemnon As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1807 Nimrod As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/031809/04/13Goree As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/04/24 Action of 1808-04-22BWAS-1793
1809/01/281809/02/24Capture of MartiniqueBWAS-1793
Captain, 1809/04/13CSORN
1810/071811/08Royal Sovereign -> 1825 Captain As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1811/031812/03Temeraire As Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
TGM Gentleman's MagazineVariousBook
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
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