Samuel Thompson

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), Able Seamanref:676
25.7.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/441CSORN
14.2.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/356CSORN
14.2.17579.12.1757Jamaica (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/356BWAS-1793
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
17581760Appointed Regulating Officer at Southamptonref:676
4.11.1760 Captain ADM 6/19/206CSORN
4.11.17606.1.1763Flamborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/206BWAS-1714
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
27.3.176317.2.1766Lark (32), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 31.3.1763 ADM 6/19/474BWAS-1714
5.176612.12.1766Triumph (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.12.17669.1.1770Rippon (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/151BWAS-1714
10.10.177131.3.1775Levant (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/407BWAS-1714
13.2.17765.5.1779Conquestador (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/157BWAS-1714
5.5.177930.7.1783America (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/549BWAS-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-Admiral ADM 6/23/463CSORN

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