John Cockburn


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1666ADM 107/1
First Known Service28.7.1689CSORN
Last Known Service13.6.1731CSORN
Date of Deathc.4.1731CSORN
Will Probated21.1.1732/33, PROB 11/649/149

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
28.7.16897.12.1689Warspite (64), Able Seaman ADM 107/1/73ADM 107/1
8.12.168916.6.1690Northumberland (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/1/73ADM 107/1
17.6.16909.7.1693Essex (70), Midshipman ADM 107/1/73ADM 107/1
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
10.7.16934.10.1694Vanguard (90), Midshipman ADM 107/1/73ADM 107/1
2.10.1694 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/73RNLPC
5.10.1694 LieutenantCSORN
3.4.16965.10.1697Fowey (32), Lieutenant ADM 6/3/143ADM 6/3
6.10.1697 Seaford (24), Lieutenant ADM 6/4/119ADM 6/4
29.12.170511.2.1706/7Margate (24), Lieutenant ADM 6/8/213ADM 6/8
14.11.1707 Captain ADM 6/9/101CSORN
14.11.17079.12.1707Crown (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/101BWAS-1603
9.8.170823.7.1711Sapphire (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/179BWAS-1714
24.7.17111.1713Sunderland (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/172
Commission confirmed 23.10.1711
BWAS-1603
6.1.1717/1811.8.1722Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/109BWAS-1714
12.8.172230.3.1731Exeter (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/61
Commission confirmed 26.11.1723
BWAS-1603
13.2.1726/2725.7.1728Suffolk (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/133BWAS-1714
26.7.17284.1.1729/30Guernsey (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/211BWAS-1714
27.1.1729/3013.6.1731Lark (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/45BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/1ADM 107/1 1691-1703 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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