Robert Boyle Nicholas

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1744CSORN
First Known Service1772CSORN
FatherWilliam Nicholasref:676
MotherHarriet Boyleref:676
Last Known Service26.8.1780CSORN
Date of Death5.10.1780 - Off San DomingoBWAS-1714
Cause of DeathDrowned in a hurricaneCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1772 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/87/320RNLPC
5.6.1772 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/466CSORN
15.1.1778 Commander ADM 6/21/422CSORN
15.1.177812.12.1778Beaver (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.1.177826.3.1779Grasshopper (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/422
Issued by James Young (1717-1789), Barbados
Commission confirmed 11.6.1778
ADM 6/21
26.3.177919.4.1779Cormorant (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/531ADM 6/21
19.4.1779 Captain ADM 6/21/541CSORN
19.4.177925.6.1779Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/541BWAS-1714
25.6.177926.8.1780Scarborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/576BWAS-1714

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