Captain James King

James King


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1750 - Clitheroe, Lancashire CSORN
First Known Service19.11.1762CSORN
Last Known Service3.1784CSORN
Date of Death16.11.1784 - Nice CSORN
Will Probated18.11.1785, PROB 11/1135/325

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
19.11.17621763Assistance (50), Able SeamanEWIKI
10.1.1771 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/334CSORN
6.1.177612.2.1776Bridport, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerPMD
22.8.17794.10.1780Discovery (8), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.10.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/178CSORN
3.10.17809.4.1781Sphinx (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/178ADM 6/22
9.4.178121.3.1782Crocodile (24), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 25.4.1781 ADM 6/22/273BWAS-1714
21.3.178214.6.1783Resistance (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/428BWAS-1714

Sources


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

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