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Peter Warren


NationalityBritish 
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
DaughterUnknownHPO
DaughterUnknownHPO
DaughterUnknownHPO
DaughterUnknownHPO
Uncleref:569
Brother
Oliver WarrenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1722
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
23.1.1722/239.10.1723
Guernsey (50) 1717-1737
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/61
Confirmed 10.10.1723
ADM 6/13
172618.3.1725/26
Falkland (50) 1720-1743
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant
ref:569
20.5.1727 Commander ADM 6/13/153ADM 6/13
20.5.172718.6.1727
Griffin (8) 1702-1737
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/153
ADM 6/13
19.6.1727 Captain ADM 6/13/153CSORN
19.6.17272.6.1728
Grafton (70) 1725-1744
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/153
Confirmed 22.8.1727
BWAS-1714
3.6.17281.4.1729
Solebay (6) 1711-1748
British 6 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/110
BWAS-1714
2.4.172922.12.1729
Leopard (50) 1721-1740
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/20
BWAS-1603
13.1.1729/3010.1.1732/33
Solebay (6) 1711-1748
British 6 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/44
BWAS-1714
22.2.1733/3416.10.1735
Leopard (50) 1721-1740
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/166
ref:569
23.12.173515.1.1741/42
Squirrel (20) 1727-1749
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/227
BWAS-1714
4.17405.7.1740Attack on St. Augustine 
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
16.1.1741/4225.12.1743
Launceston (44) 1741-1784
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
1752 Renamed "Launceston Hulk"
1758 Renamed "Launceston"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/4
BWAS-1714
23.9.174415.10.1744
Fame (12) 1744-1745
British 12 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
16.10.1744 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Barbados & the Leeward Islands ADM 6/16/362

Renewed 18.5.1745

ADM 6/16
16.10.174416.2.1744/45
Weymouth (60) 1736-1745
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/363
ADM 6/16
17458.1745
Superb (60) 1736-1757
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Commodore
BWAS-1714
9.8.1745 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/16/525ADM 6/16
7.17461747
Vigilant (60) 1745-1759
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714
14.7.1746 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/17/128CSORN
4.17476.1747
Devonshire (66) 1747-1772
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White
BWAS-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
174812.1748
Devonshire (66) 1747-1772
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Red
BWAS-1714
12.1.1747/4812.8.1748
Invincible (74) 1747-1758
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the White
BWAS-1714
12.5.1748 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 3/17/354CSORN


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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