Savage Mostyn

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1713HPO
First Known Service14.10.CSORN
Father Sir Roger Mostyn, 3rd Bt. (1673–1739)ODNB
MotherLady Essex Finch (d. 1721)ODNB
BrotherThomas, MP (1704-58)HPO
BrotherJohn, MP (c.1709-79)HPO
Last Known Service1.7.1757CSORN
Date of Death16.9.1757CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.1725 Westminster SchoolHPO
2.2.1733/34 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/218ODNB
2.3.1733/34 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/171CSORN
13.4.173428.5.1736Pembroke (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/182ADM 6/14
3.7.1739 Commander ADM 6/15/194ADM 6/15
3.7.173916.12.1739Duke (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/194BWAS-1714
17.12.1739 Captain ADM 6/15/258CSORN
17.12.17395.5.1740Seaford (8), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/258
Commission confirmed 6.3.1739/40
24.4.174012.10.1740Winchelsea (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/281BWAS-1714
12.10.174023.12.1743Deptford (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/350BWAS-1714
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
14.12.17431.4.1744Suffolk (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/249ADM 6/16
2.4.174426.12.1748Hampton Court (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/284BWAS-1714
8.1.1744/45 Action of 1745-01-08 
20.6.1747 Action of June 20 1747 
1.7.174716.9.1757Elected a Member of Parliament for WeobleyHPO
23.8.1748 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/17/376ADM 6/17
27.3.17492.1755Appointed Comptroller of the NavyOHMB7
4.2.1755 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/18/130CSORN
4.2.17555.1756Monarch (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
5.17567.1757Magnanime (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
4.6.1756 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/18/278ADM 6/18
24.2.1757 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/18/362ADM 6/18
6.4.17571.7.1757Appointed Lord Commissioner of the AdmiraltyOHMB


HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
OHMB7Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 7: Navy Board Officials 1660-1832J.M. CollingeWeb Site
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
OHMBOffice-Holders in Modern BritainSir John SaintyWeb Site

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