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Edward Rumsey


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1.10.1695CSORN
Last Known Service9.11.1710CSORN
Date of Death29.12.1710CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.10.1695 LieutenantADM 6/3
1.10.169510.11.1695
Duchess (90) 1679-1708
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1701 Renamed "Princess Anne"
1702 Renamed "Windsor Castle"
1706 Renamed "Blenheim"
, Third Lieutenant, ADM 6/3/87
ADM 6/3
11.11.169523.5.1696
Duchess (90) 1679-1708
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1701 Renamed "Princess Anne"
1702 Renamed "Windsor Castle"
1706 Renamed "Blenheim"
, Second Lieutenant, ADM 6/3/91
ADM 6/3
24.5.16965.12.1697
Duchess (90) 1679-1708
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1701 Renamed "Princess Anne"
1702 Renamed "Windsor Castle"
1706 Renamed "Blenheim"
, First Lieutenant, ADM 6/4/34
Issued by
Sir George RookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1705

Confirmed 6.10.1696
ADM 6/4
23.3.1697/9831.8.1699
Harwich (54) 1695-1700
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant, ADM 6/5/13
ADM 6/5
1.9.1699 CaptainCSORN
1.9.16997.7.1700
Lizard (24) 1697-1714
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain, and Commanding Officer
Confirmed 14.10.1701
BWAS-1603
8.7.170026.8.1701
Hastings (32) 1698-1707
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/113
Confirmed 5.9.1701
BWAS-1603
c.1702 Appointed Regulating Officer ADM 106/560/10ADM 106
9.3.1701/213.10.1702
Terrible (26) 1694-1710
British 26 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Captain and Master, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/16
ADM 6/7
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
14.10.170215.11.1702
Prompt Prize (70) 1702-1703
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer: On board from 20.10.1702 ADM 6/7/63
ADM 6/7
16.11.170210.7.1707
Bonaventure (48) 1699-1711
British 48 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/60
BWAS-1603
11.7.17079.11.1710
Pembroke (60) 1694-1710
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/82
BWAS-1603
9.11.1710 Commanded the British Ships at the Battle of Syracuse 
9.11.1710 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Syracuse 


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