Isaac Prescott

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service10.3.1751/52CSORN
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN
Date of Death1830PROB11
Will Probated7.5.1830, PROB 11/1771/299

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
10.3.17521755Royal Naval Academy, Scholar ADM 6/18/27ADM 6/18
1758 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
22.5.1758 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/516CSORN
25.3.176023.7.1762Valiant (74), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/19/150ADM 6/19
4.6.17618.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havanna 
28.11.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/340CSORN
28.11.17778.4.1778Content (20), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/340ADM 6/21
8.4.1778 Captain ADM 6/21/388CSORN
8.4.177816.4.1778Duke (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/388ADM 6/21
16.4.177819.11.1778Queen (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/390BWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
19.11.17781.1.1780Seaford (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/476BWAS-1714
31.12.1779 Affair of Fielding and Bylandt 
1.1.17805.1781Mercury (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/74BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
25.10.1809 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the RedCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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