Francis Parry

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1739CSORN
First Known Service31.12.1752CSORN
Last Known Service1.1.1801CSORN
Date of Death18.12.1803CSORN
Will Probated4.2.1804, PROB 11/1405/31

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
7.2.1759 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
20.8.1759 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/165CSORN
11.1.1775 Commander ADM 6/21/92CSORN
11.1.17752.10.1776Cruizer (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/92
Issued by Samuel Graves (1713-1787), North America
Commission confirmed 15.5.1775
10.3.17777.4.1778Lynx (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/263BWAS-1714
7.4.1778 Captain ADM 6/21/387CSORN
7.4.17785.5.1778Europe (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/387BWAS-1714
5.5.17788.3.1779Proserpine (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
8.3.177923.11.1780Lizard (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/521BWAS-1714
23.11.178019.7.1783Actaeon (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/201BWAS-1714
23.1.178719.9.1788Adventure (44), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 25.1.1787 ADM 6/23/375BWAS-1714
30.9.17941.6.1795Prince (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/90BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/180CSORN
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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