William Shurmur

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1721ref:898
First Known Service5.4.1739ref:898
Last Known Service18.2.1760CSORN
Date of Death13.2.1777CSORN
Will Probated22.3.1777, PROB 11/1029/234

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
5.6.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/567RNLPC
23.1.1745/46 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/48CSORN
12.3.1757 Captain ADM 6/19/73CSORN
12.3.17577.8.1759Wager (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/73
Issued by The Hon. George Townshend (1716-1769), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 21.6.1759

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Posted by Elaine Galloway on Monday 31st of August 2020 16:43

Could this be the Captain William Shurmur listed on one of the benefactors boards in the vestibule of the Painted Hall, Greenwich UK? He donated £100 towards Greenwich Hospital for Seamen.

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