Nicholas Robinson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1725CSORN
FatherHumphrey RobinsonHPO
MotherRebecca MoreHPO
WifeMrs Sarah Collingwood, née Vavasour - Married 4.2.1727/28HPO
Last Known Service16.6.1743CSORN
Date of Death1.2.1753CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1725 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/151RNLPC
16.2.1726/27 Lieutenant ADM 6/13/183CSORN
16.2.1726/2711.10.1727Nottingham (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/14/183
Commission confirmed 4.1.1727/28
ADM 6/13
24.4.17346.5.1741Elected a Member of Parliament for Wootton BassettHPO
8.5.1735 Captain ADM 6/14/212CSORN
8.5.17357.6.1737Aldborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/211BWAS-1714
1.6.173731.7.1740Kennington (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/69BWAS-1714
17.12.174018.2.1740/41Tiger (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/363ADM 6/15
19.2.1740/4110.1741Essex (70), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 20.2.1740/41 ADM 6/15/382ADM 6/15
16.6.1743 Court martialled at Sheerness and fined 12 months’ pay for defrauding the Government of £138. 18s. by false accounts.HPO


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