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James Shirley


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1705ADM 107/4
First Known Service7.9.1740CSORN
Son
James ShirleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1751-1772
ADM 6/18
Last Known Service23.12.1762CSORN
Date of Death2.4.1774CSORN
Will Probated12.4.1774, PROB 11/997/75

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.9.174012.1.1744/45
Deptford (60) 1732-1767
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Master ADM 107/4/86
ADM 107/4
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
13.1.1744/457.5.1745
Suffolk (70) 1739-1765
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Master ADM 107/4/86
ADM 107/4
8.5.174511.9.1746
Hampton Court (64) 1744-1774
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Master ADM 107/4/86
ADM 107/4
11.9.1746 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/86RNLPC
9.10.1746 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/161CSORN
1749 Appointed to the Impress Service at Chatham ADM 106/1057/53ADM 106
15.10.1759 CommanderCSORN
15.10.175914.11.1759
Fortune (14) 1746-1770
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
18.2.176027.4.1762
Fortune (14) 1746-1770
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
27.4.1762 Captain ADM 6/19/404CSORN
27.4.176223.12.1762
Princess Mary (60) 1742-1766
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/404
BWAS-1714


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