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George Vachell

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1740CSORN
Last Known Service27.6.1747CSORN
Date of Death31.12.1748 - Dundrum Bay, Down BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/399RNLPC
10.1.1740/41 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/368CSORN
20.1.1740/414.2.1740/41Dover (44), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/371ADM 6/15
5.2.1740/416.11.1744Dover (44), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/378ADM 6/15
7.11.174427.6.1747Maidstone (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/381ADM 6/16
9.7.1747 Commander ADM 6/17/242CSORN
9.7.174731.12.1748Wolf (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/242BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive

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Posted by william krarup on Wednesday 29th of May 2013 09:11

george vachell identified as the owner of land at honey hill, elkington, northants on a map dated 1731. (Map 2750 Northants Record Office) See Northants Research Service 2005/214

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