Thomas Newnham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service6.12.1760CSORN
Last Known Service8.1794CSORN
Date of Death1795CSORN
Will Probated3.9.1795, PROB 11/1265/136

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.12.1760 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/442CSORN
1.6.176920.4.1771Hunter (4), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
24.3.1779 Commander ADM 6/22/56CSORN
24.3.177930.7.1779Star (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/56
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 29.11.1779
ADM 6/22
30.7.1779 Captain ADM 6/22/87CSORN
30.7.17795.6.1780Grafton (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/87
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 10.2.1780
BWAS-1714
17.4.1780 Battle of Martinique 
15.5.1780 Action of March 15 1780 
19.5.1780 Action of March 19 1780 
25.4.17818.1.1782Africa (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/278BWAS-1714
8.1.178223.12.1783Defence (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/395BWAS-1714
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
23.12.178330.7.1784Isis (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/241
Issued by Edward Hughes (1720-1794), East Indies
Commission confirmed 1.9.1784
BWAS-1714
1790 Was a pensioned Captain on £150 per annumBWAS-1714
21.10.179310.6.1794Saturn (74), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 25.10.1793 ADM 6/24/276BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
  Book

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