Taylor Penny

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1722ref:898
First Known Service25.7.1745ref:898
Last Known Service22.7.1783CSORN
Date of Death13.4.1786ref:898

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
25.7.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examinationref:898
25.7.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
6.8.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/523CSORN
31.12.1755 Commander ADM 6/18/223CSORN
31.12.175517.2.1757Firebrand (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/223BWAS-1714
1.11.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/450CSORN
1.11.175726.11.1759Aldborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/450BWAS-1714
26.11.17593.6.1763Looe (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/114BWAS-1714
22.5.177825.1.1779Burford (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/413BWAS-1714
25.1.17797.6.1779Arrogant (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/504ADM104
3.17797.6.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
7.6.177922.7.1783Marlborough (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/564BWAS-1714
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
16.1.1780 Battle of Cape St. Vincent 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 


ref:898The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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