Robert Hughes

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service19.12.1695CSORN
BrotherRichard Hughes (1670-1756)
Last Known Service19.7.1728CSORN
Date of Death3.3.1728/29CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
19.12.1695 Lieutenant ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/3
19.12.169521.4.1696Duchess (90), First Lieutenant ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/3
22.4.169619.2.1696/97Victory (100), First Lieutenant ADM 6/3/148ADM 6/3
28.6.1697 CaptainCSORN
29.6.169715.9.1702Flamborough (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/107BWAS-1603
16.9.170225.7.1703Poole (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/64
Commission confirmed 11.11.1702
26.7.17034.3.1710/11Winchester (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/74
Commission confirmed 21.4.1704
5.3.1710/115.1.1712/13Kent (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/116BWAS-1714
25.1.1725/2620.4.1727Hampton Court (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/96BWAS-1714
21.4.1727 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/13/141CSORN
7.12.1727 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/13/180ADM 6/13
4.1.1727/28 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/13/184CSORN
19.7.1728 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/13/210CSORN

Previous comments on this page

Posted by George Steinbach on Tuesday 6th of August 2019 03:09

Edits for Robert Hughes (d. 1728/29): Robert is my wife's 1st cousin, 8x removed). He was born 10 Jan 1661 in Deptford, Kent. His parents were Thomas Hughes and Elizabeth Trankmore. He married Lydia Gunman, daughter of Captain Christopher Gunman. He was not the brother of Richard Hughes (1670-1756), but rather was his 1st cousin. The rest looks good.

Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 2nd of April 2020 06:38CyberXBokJohn Innes
Tuesday 31st of March 2020 08:05keith saintyBritish sloop 'Pearl' (1828) (20)
Monday 30th of March 2020 04:37FloristaSpanish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'America' (1766) (60)
Saturday 28th of March 2020 06:15Tim OakleyBritish Sixth Rate frigate 'Vestal' (1779) (28)
Thursday 26th of March 2020 20:15Steve ManuelAmerican Privateer ship 'General Putnam' (1778) (20)