Commander-in-Chief, Jamaica - Greater Antilles - British


Date fromDate toHolderSource
16551655 William Penn (1621-1670)HJ-DB
16551657 William Goodson (1610-1680)HJ-DB
16561657 Christopher Myngs (1625-1666)HJ-DB
16621664 Christopher Myngs (1625-1666)HJ-DB
16631663 Thomas WhetstoneHJ-DB
16691669 Henry Morgan (1635-1688)HJ-DB
16921692Sir Francis Wheler (d.1693/94)HJ-DB
17021702/11/04 John Benbow (1652/53-1702)HJ-DB
17031705 William WhetstoneHJ-DB
17061706 William KerrHJ-DB
17071709 Charles Wager (1666-1743)HJ-DB
1710/01/04  Jonathan Spann (c.1661-1712) ADM 6/11/18ADM 6/11
17121712/07 James Littleton (1668-1722/23) ADM 107/3/65HJ-DB
1712/03/14 Sir Hovenden Walker (1666-1725) ADM 6/11/199ADM 6/11
1716/09/14  Bartholomew Candler (d.1722) ADM 6/12/77ADM 6/12
1719/05/181720 Edward Vernon (1684-1757) ADM 6/12/171ADM 6/12
1725/02/021725/09/13 Thomas Scott (d.1725) ADM 6/13/85ADM 6/13
1727/12/16  Edward St Loe (c.1682-1729) ADM 6/13/185ADM 6/13
1727/12/161728/03/14 Edward St Loe (c.1682-1729) ADM 6/13/185ADM 6/13
17281728 Edward Hopson (1671-1728)HJ-DB
1728/03/151729 Edward St Loe (c.1682-1729) ADM 6/13/199ADM 6/13
17291729 William Smith (c.1674-1756)HJ-DB
17291729 William Smith (d.1756)E-WIKI
1729/06/201730The Hon. Charles Stewart (1681-1740/41) ADM 6/14/30ADM 6/14
1732/02/21  Richard Lestock (1678/79-1748) ADM 6/14/102ADM 6/14
1732/06/151735Sir Chaloner Ogle (1681-1750) ADM 6/14/112HPO
1734/12/131737/08/19 Digby Dent (c.1680-1737) ADM 6/14/199HJ-DB
1737/12/091738 Charles Browne (c.1678-1753) ADM 6/15/85ADM 6/15
17391742 Edward Vernon (1684-1757)HJ-DB
1742/12/02 Sir Chaloner Ogle (1681-1750) ADM 6/16/120ADM 6/16
1743/10/03 Sir Chaloner Ogle (1681-1750) ADM 6/16/223ADM 6/16
1744/05/291746/09/16 Thomas Davers (1689-1746) ADM 6/16/311

Renewed 19.6.1744 as Vice-Admiral of the White

TRN3
1746/101747 Cornelius Mitchell (d.1749)HJ-DB
17471747 Digby Dent (1710-1761)HJ-DB
1747/06/061749 Charles Knowles (1704-1777) ADM 6/17/233

Recommissioned 12.9.1747. ADM 6/17/267.

ADM 6/19
1748/11/041752The Hon. George Townshend (1716-1769) ADM 6/17/404HJ-DB
1752/01/14  Thomas Coates (1712-1767) ADM 6/18/21ADM 6/18
17551757/07The Hon. George Townshend (1716-1769)HJ-DB
1755/01/30  Thomas Brodrick (1704-1769) ADM 6/18/126ADM 6/18
1757/071760 Thomas Coates (1712-1767)E-WIKI
1760/01/241761/11/20 Charles Holmes (1711-1761) ADM 6/19/131HPO
17621762Sir James Douglas (1703-1787)HJ-DB
17621764 Augustus Keppel (1725-1786)HJ-DB
1763/07/141766/11/25Sir William Burnaby (1710-1776) ADM 6/19/520ADM 50
1766/06/071769 William Parry (c.1705-1779) ADM 6/20/123HJ-DB
1769/05/161770/05/26 Arthur Forrest (c.1716-1770) ADM 6/20/237HJ-DB
1770/08/01  George Mackenzie (d.1780) ADM 6/20/285ADM 6/20
1771/01/23 Sir George Brydges Rodney (Baronet ) (1719-1792) ADM 6/20/342

Also in the Gulph of Mexico from the Mississippi to Cape Florida

ADM 6/20
1774/03/29  Clark Gayton (1712-1787) ADM 6/21/21ADM 6/21
1777/06/111781/07/19Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811) ADM 6/21/291ADM 6/21
1781/07/191783 Joshua Rowley (1734-1790) ADM 6/22/314ADM 6/22
1783/08/141784/02/12 James Gambier (1723-1789) ADM 6/23/111ADM 6/23
1784/08/261786 Alexander Innes (c.1713-1786) ADM 6/23/240ADM 6/23
17851785 John Pakenham (1743-1807)HJ-DB
1785/09/081789 Alan Gardner (1742-1809) ADM 6/23/297ADM 6/23
1789/02/111793 Philip Affleck (1726-1799) ADM 6/23/510ADM 6/23
1792/10/051795 John Ford (c.1738-1796) ADM 6/24/176ADM 6/24
1794/11/081796 William Parker (1740/41-1802) ADM 6/25/105ADM 6/25
1796/08/241800Sir Hyde Parker (1739-1807) ADM 6/26/23ADM 6/26
18001801The Hon. Hugh Seymour (1759-1801)HJ-DB
18021802 Robert MontaguHJ-DB
18031804 John Thomas Duckworth (1748-1817)HJ-DB
18041808 James Richard Dacres (1749-1810)E-WIKI
18041808 Richard Dacres (1761-1837)HJ-DB
18091811 Bartholomew Samuel Rowley (1763-1811)HJ-DB
18111813 Charles Stirling (1760-1833)HJ-DB
18131814 William BrownHJ-DB
18141816 Alexander Inglis Cochrane (1758-1832)HJ-DB
18161817 John Erskine Douglas (1758-1847)HJ-DB
18171820Sir Home Riggs Popham (1762-1820)HJ-DB
18201823Sir Charles Rowley (1770-1845)E-WIKI
18231823Sir Edward William Campbell Rich Owen (1771-1849)HJ-DB
18241827Sir Lawrence William HalsteadHJ-DB
18281829 Charles Elphinstone Fleeming (1774-1840)HJ-DB
18291832 Edward Griffith Colpoys (1767-1832)HJ-DB
18331833 Arthur FarquharHJ-DB

Other Commander-in-Chief locations

Baltic Sea, Barbados & the Leeward Islands, Basque Roads, Black Sea, Cape of Good Hope, Chatham, China, Cobh, Cork, Cork, Dunkirk, East Indies, English Channel, Gibraltar, Kronshtadt, Le Havre, Leith, Newfoundland, North America, North America & West Indies, North Sea, Nova Scotia, Pacific Ocean, Plymouth, Plymouth Dockyard, Portsmouth, Portugal, Ribadeo, River Medway and The Nore, South America, Thames, Thames, Medway and The Nore, The Channel Islands, The Downs, The Mediterranean Sea, The Nore, Weser, Elbe and Ems, West Indies,