Charles Patton

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1741ODNB
First Known Service2.1758ODNB
FatherPhilip Patton (d. 1792?)ODNB
BrotherPhilip Patton (1739-1815)ODNB
Last Known Service1814ODNB
Date of Death16.1.1837 - Fareham, Hampshire ODNB

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
2.1758 Rippon (60), Midshipman 
5.1758 Entered the Navy 
1762 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
17.2.1780 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/90CSORN
25.9.1781 Commander ADM 6/23/41CSORN
25.9.178111.1783Lucifer (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/41
Issued by Thomas Graves (1st Baron of Gravesend in the County of Londonderry) (1725-1802), North America
Commission confirmed 29.3.1783
31.3.179121.2.1793Camel (44), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/114BWAS-1714
30.5.1795 CaptainCSORN
1798 Reportedly the Transport Board's agent at Portsmouth in November 
1814 Listed as a "superannuated or retired captain"NL1814


ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NL1814The Navy List 1814The AdmiraltyDigital Book

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