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Samuel Thompson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth13.8.1718ref:676
First Known Service1739CSORN
Last Known Service23.5.1788CSORN
Date of Death13.8.1813 - Titchfield, Hampshire ref:676
Will Probated9.12.1813, PROB 11/1550/170

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1739 
Cumberland (8) 1739-1742
British 8 Gun
Unrated Fireship
, Able Seaman,
ref:676
25.7.1744 LieutenantCSORN
14.2.1757 CommanderCSORN
14.2.17579.12.1757
Jamaica (10) 1744-1770
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/356
BWAS-1793
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
17581760Appointed Regulating Officer at Southamptonref:676
4.11.1760 CaptainCSORN
4.11.17606.1.1763
Flamborough (20) 1756-1772
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/206
BWAS-1714
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
27.3.176317.2.1766
Lark (32) 1762-1778
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain, and Commanding Officer: On board from 31.3.1763 ADM 6/19/474
BWAS-1714
5.176612.12.1766
Triumph (74) 1764-1850
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
12.12.17669.1.1770
Rippon (60) 1758-1808
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/151
BWAS-1714
10.10.177131.3.1775
Levant (28) 1758-1780
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/407
BWAS-1714
13.2.17765.5.1779
Conquestador (60) 1762-1782
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/157
BWAS-1714
5.5.177930.7.1783
America (64) 1777-1807
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/549
BWAS-1714
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
16.3.1781 Battle of Cape Henry 
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
23.5.1788 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralCSORN


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