William Newson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1717ADM107/3
First Known Service7.4.1736CSORN
Last Known Service24.8.1762CSORN
Date of Death1787CSORN
Will Probated2.10.1787, PROB 11/1158/6

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.5.1742 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/471RNLPC
4.4.1743 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/165CSORN
15.6.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/410CSORN
15.6.175720.4.1758Roman Emperor (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/410BWAS-1714
3.5.175818.5.1759Roman Emperor (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/508ADM 6/18
29.12.1758 Capture of Goree 
13.12.175927.11.1760Southsea Castle (28), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/118BWAS-1714
27.11.1760 Captain ADM 6/19/502ADM 6/19
27.11.176030.4.1761Baleine (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/502
Issued by Charles Steevens (1705-1761)
Commission confirmed 25.5.1763
ADM 6/19
30.4.176124.8.1762Panther (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/502
Issued by Charles Steevens (1705-1761)
Commission confirmed 26.5.1763
BWAS-1714
6.6.176214.8.1762Manilla operations 


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