Benjamin Young

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1708CSORN
SonBenjamin Young (d.1777)PROB11
Last Known Service20.11.1742CSORN
Date of Death9.5.1754CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1708 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/2/203RNLPC
9.9.1709 Lieutenant ADM 6/10/88CSORN
9.9.170930.5.1710Hare (10), Lieutenant ADM 6/10/88ADM 6/10
31.5.171013.12.1714Pembroke (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/11/49ADM 6/11
14.12.17146.1.1714/15Pembroke (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/12
7.1.1714/159.1716Rose (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/16ADM 6/12
1.5.172318.5.1728Dunkirk (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/56ADM 6/13
20.6.1728 Commander ADM 6/14/30CSORN
20.6.17287.1729Spence (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/30BWAS-1714
23.6.17387.8.1740Bonetta (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/126BWAS-1714
27.9.1740 Captain ADM 6/15/336CSORN
27.9.17407.6.1741Bristol (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/336BWAS-1603
8.6.174120.11.1742Princess Louisa (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/118
Commission confirmed 22.11.1742

Notes on Officer


Before 1777, refered to as his late father in his son's will of 1777.


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/10ADM 6/10 Commission and Warrent Book 1708 Dec.-1709 2 Nov. Archive
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
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

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