William Affleck

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1740ref:676
First Known Service27.10.1761ref:676
FatherJohn Affleckref:676
MotherSarah Metcalferef:676
WifeHarriet Anne Crawleyref:676
UnclePhilip Affleck (1726-1799)ref:676
UncleSir Edmund Affleck (1st Baronet of Dalham Hall) (1725-1788)ref:676
Last Known Service24.12.1792ref:676
Date of Death24.12.1791 - West Indies ref:676

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
27.10.1761 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/105CSORN
7.4.1772 Commander ADM 6/20/527CSORN
7.4.17724.6.1774Raven (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/527
Issued by Sir Peter Denis (1st Baronet of St Mary's) (c.1713-1778), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 11.11.1773
4.6.1774 Captain ADM 6/21/33CSORN
4.6.17745.6.1780Medway (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/33BWAS-1714
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
17.4.1780 Battle of Martinique 
5.6.178031.12.1780Grafton (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/338
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 13.9.1781
1.1.178123.11.1782Southampton (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/2
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1st Baronet of Bassingbourn) (1715-1811), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 3.1.1783
21.7.1781 Southampton vs Fée 
14.4.178325.5.1784Duc de Chartres (18), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
24.1.178925.7.1792Blonde (32), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 29.1.1789 ADM 6/23/504BWAS-1714


ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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