James Pigot

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.2.1761CSORN
Last Known Service31.7.1810CSORN
Date of Death1822TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
13.2.17611764Royal Naval Academy, Scholar ADM 6/19/281ADM 6/19
28.3.1771 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/382CSORN
25.8.1773 Commander ADM 6/21/50CSORN
25.8.177322.2.1776Swallow (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/50
Issued by Sir Robert Harland (1st Baronet of Sproughton) (c.1715-1783), East Indies
Commission confirmed 15.9.1774
22.2.1776 Captain ADM 6/21/211CSORN
22.2.177624.9.1776Dolphin (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/211
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 5.9.1776
30.4.177814.12.1782Jason (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/399BWAS-1714
16.4.1781 Battle of Porto Praya 
14.12.17828.1783Lion (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/152
Issued by Robert Digby (1732-1815), North America
Commission confirmed 13.10.1783
16.9.17901.3.1793Alexander (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/67ADM 6/24
1.3.17934.7.1794Tremendous (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/215BWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
4.7.1794 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/55CSORN
1.6.1795 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/179CSORN
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
29.4.1802 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive

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