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Henry Medley


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1706CSORN
FatherRobert Medley (1650–1708)ODNB
MotherDorothy Grimston (d. 1691)ODNB
WifeAnne Gooch (d. 1733)ODNB
Last Known Service5.8.1747CSORN
Date of Death5.8.1747 - The Mediterranean Sea ODNB
Cause of DeathFeverCSORN
Burial10.12.1747 - St Michael-le-Belfrey, York CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1706 
Somerset (80) 1698-1740
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman
ODNB
8.2.1709/10 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/2/256ODNB
5.9.1710 LieutenantADM 6/11
5.9.171021.9.1710
Fame (24) 1709-1710
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Lieutenant ADM 6/11/269
Confirmed 11.8.1713
ADM 6/11
6.12.171015.10.1714
Stirling Castle (70) 1705-1720
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/269
Confirmed 11.8.1713
ADM 6/11
7.3.1718/198.2.1719/20
Dorsetshire (80) 1712-1749
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/12/157
ADM 6/12
9.2.1719/20 CommanderADM 6/12
9.2.1719/2017.2.1720/21
Poole (32) 1696-1737
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/193
BWAS-1603
17.2.1720/21 CaptainCSORN
17.2.1720/215.2.1721/22
York (60) 1706-1751
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/4
BWAS-1603
15.3.1721/224.9.1728
Leopard (50) 1721-1740
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/31
ADM 6/13
5.5.173019.5.1731
Diamond (40) 1723-1744
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/49
BWAS-1603
19.5.173111.5.1732
Romney (50) 1726-1757
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/76
BWAS-1714
12.5.17327.11.1734
Gibraltar (20) 1727-1749
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/107
BWAS-1714
8.11.17343.9.1737
Dreadnought (60) 1723-1748
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/197
BWAS-1714
28.2.1737/3828.1.1740/41
Romney (50) 1726-1757
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/97
BWAS-1714
29.1.1740/4122.11.1741
Nassau (70) 1740-1770
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/373
BWAS-1714
23.11.1741 "Appointed First Captain of any ship or vessel wherein the Rt. Honerable ir John NOrris Knt. Vice-Admiral of Great Britiain ... and Admirla anc commander in Chief of his Majesty's fleet shall hoist his flag."ADM 6/15
19.6.1744 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
19.6.174422.4.1745
Ipswich (70) 1730-1764
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1757 Renamed "Ipswich Hulk"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714
23.4.1745 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
27.7.17455.8.1747Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean SeaODNB
8.17455.8.1746
Russell (80) 1735-1762
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1714
15.7.1747 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


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Posted by John Birkby on Friday 8th of November 2019 12:45

Any reply ?


Posted by Cy on Sunday 21st of April 2019 08:23

No children that I have seen records for.


Posted by John Birkby on Sunday 21st of April 2019 07:26

Did Henry Medley have any children


Posted by John Birkby on Sunday 21st of April 2019 07:25

Did Henry Medley have any children ?

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