James Shirley

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1746CSORN
SonJames Shirley (d.1777)ADM 6/18
Last Known Service5.1762CSORN
Date of Death2.4.1774CSORN
Will Probated12.4.1774, PROB 11/997/75

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1746 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
9.10.1746 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/161CSORN
9.10.175915.10.1759Kingston (60), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.10.1759 CommanderCSORN
15.10.175914.11.1759Fortune (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.176027.4.1762Fortune (14), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.4.1762 Captain ADM 6/19/404CSORN
27.4.17625.1762Princess Mary (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/404BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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