Sir Alexander Schomberg


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1726CSORN
First Known Service11.12.1743CSORN
Last Known Service19.3.1803CSORN
Date of Death19.3.1804CSORN
Will Probated27.4.1804, PROB 11/1408/115

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.12.1747 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
11.12.1747 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/295CSORN
12.2.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/355ADM 6/18
12.2.17575.4.1757Gibraltar's Prize (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/355ADM 6/18
5.4.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/380CSORN
5.4.175730.8.1757Richmond (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/380BWAS-1714
30.8.175722.9.1760Diana (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/432BWAS-1714
21.1.176127.1.1763Essex (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/268BWAS-1714
4.6.17618.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
20.10.177030.11.1771Prudent (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/303BWAS-1714
30.11.177119.3.1803Dorset, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/416ADM 6/20
4.6.1776 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive
TKE2The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IIWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book

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