Thomas Riggs


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1745CSORN
Last Known Service10.5.1754CSORN
Date of Death1754PROB11
Will Probated20.11.1754, PROB 11/812/101

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/100RNLPC
14.3.1744/45 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/522ADM 6/16
14.3.1744/4513.4.1746Launceston (44), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/522
Issued by Peter Warren (1703-1752), Barbados
Commission confirmed 3.8.1745
ADM 6/16
14.4.17461.5.1746Mermaid (44), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/87ADM 6/17
2.5.17466.7.1746Poole (44), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/98ADM 6/17
23.10.1746 Commander ADM 6/17/165CSORN
23.10.174616.2.1747/48Terror (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/165BWAS-1714
16.5.175310.5.1754Jamaica (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/69BWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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