Henry Savage


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.7.1758CSORN
A.K.A.SauvageADM 6/19
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN
Date of Death1823

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
20.7.1758 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/324CSORN
1.7.17666.12.1766Achilles (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/20/126ADM 6/20
16.6.1780 Commander ADM 6/22/321ADM 6/22
16.6.1780 Rover (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/321
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 7.8.1781
BWAS-1714
31.1.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/373CSORN
31.1.17819.5.1781Russell (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/374
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 29.11.1781
ADM 6/22
9.5.178124.12.1781Boreas (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/374
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 29.11.1781
BWAS-1714
24.12.178113.4.1782Hercules (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/389BWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
13.5.178921.10.1791Pomona (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/525BWAS-1714
18.3.179426.6.1797Albion (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/21BWAS-1714
4.17975.1799Warrior (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
25.10.1809 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
31.7.1810 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
27.2.1823 His will was probated. PROB 11/1667/197ref:567

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ref:567The National Archive Web Site

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Posted by Ricky Sauvage on Thursday 28th of January 2016 18:38

Some great information on the History of Henry Savage. He was my 5 X Great Grandfather.

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