Edward Thompson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1737ADM 107/5
First Known Service1751CSORN
Last Known Service27.3.1786CSORN
Date of Death1787CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17511755Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/5
16.11.1757 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
26.11.1757 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/456CSORN
2.8.176610.6.1769Tartuffe (6), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.1.1771 Commander ADM 6/20/334CSORN
10.1.177124.6.1771Kingfisher (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/334ADM 6/20
29.8.17717.4.1772Raven (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/399ADM 6/20
7.4.1772 Captain ADM 6/20/447CSORN
7.4.177222.7.1772Niger (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/447
Issued by Sir Peter Denis (1st Baronet of St Mary's) (c.1713-1778), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 6.6.1772
BWAS-1714
13.1.177817.5.1782Hyaena (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/354BWAS-1714
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
19.7.178327.3.1786Grampus (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/98BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/5ADM 107/5 1757-1762 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
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
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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