Peter Warren

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1703 - County Meath, Ireland, Meath ref:569
First Known Service1716ref:569
FatherMichael WarrenHPO
MotherCatharine AylmerHPO
WifeSusanna de Lancey - Married 7.1731HPO
UncleLord Mathew Aylmer (1st Baron Aylmer of Balrath in the Irish peerage) (1650-1720)ref:569
BrotherOliver Warren (d.1724)ref:569
Last Known Service12.5.1748ref:569
Date of Death29.7.1752 - Dublin CSORN
Cause of DeathFeverref:569

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.1721 Passed the Lieutenant's Examinationref:569
23.1.1722/23 Lieutenant ADM 6/13/61CSORN
23.1.1722/239.10.1723Guernsey (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/61
Commission confirmed 10.10.1723
ADM 6/13
172618.3.1725/26Falkland (50), Lieutenantref:569
20.5.1727 Commander ADM 6/13/153ADM 6/13
20.5.172718.6.1727Griffin (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/153ADM 6/13
19.6.1727 Captain ADM 6/13/153CSORN
19.6.17272.6.1728Grafton (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/153
Commission confirmed 22.8.1727
6.17281.4.1729Solebay (6), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.4.172922.12.1729Leopard (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/20BWAS-1603
13.1.1729/308.1732Solebay (6), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/44BWAS-1714
22.2.1733/3416.10.1735Leopard (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/166ref:569
23.12.173515.1.1741/42Squirrel (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/227BWAS-1714
4.17405.7.1740Attack on St. Augustine 
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
16.1.1741/4225.12.1743Launceston (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/4BWAS-1714
23.9.174415.10.1744Fame (12), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
16.10.1744 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Barbados & the Leeward Islands ADM 6/16/362

Renewed 18.5.1745

ADM 6/16
16.10.174416.2.1744/45Weymouth (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/363ADM 6/16
17458.1745Superb (60), as Flag Officer, CommodoreBWAS-1714
9.8.1745 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/16/525ADM 6/16
7.17461747Vigilant (60), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
14.7.1746 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/17/128CSORN
4.17476.1747Devonshire (66), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
29.5.1747 Appointed Companion of the Order of the BathTKE1
1.7.174729.7.1752Elected a Member of Parliament for WestminsterHPO
15.7.1747 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/17/246CSORN
20.7.17471748Appointed Commander-in-Chief — English Channel ADM 6/17/250ADM 6/17
174812.1748Devonshire (66), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
12.1.1747/4812.8.1748Invincible (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
12.5.1748 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 3/17/354CSORN


ref:569Biografisch Portaal van Nederland Web Site
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
TKE1The Knights of England. A complete record Vol IWilliam Arthur Shaw and George Dames BurtchaellDigital Book
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Friday 18th of August 2017 13:20

Doesn't does it :)

Posted by tony willoughby on Friday 18th of August 2017 11:14

a commanding officer at the age of 13? doesn't sound right

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