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Sir Thomas Boulden Thompson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth28.2.1766 - Barham, Kentref:949
First Known Service14.1.1782CSORN
A.K.A.Thomas Bouldenref:949
Father-in-LawRobert Raikes Esq.TNC
WifeAnn Raikes - Married 25.2.1799 - Gloucester, St Mary de Cryptref:949
Son
Thomas Raikes Trigge ThompsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1828-1830
ref:949
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN
Date of Death3.3.1828 - Hartsbourne, Hertfordshireref:949
Will Probated21.3.1828, PROB 11/1738/222

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
14.1.1782 LieutenantCSORN
14.1.178218.4.1783
Berbice (8) 1780-1788
British 8 Gun
Unrated Schooner
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/487
ADM 6/22
27.3.1786 CommanderCSORN
27.3.17862.12.1788
Nautilus (16) 1784-1799
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/232
BWAS-1714
22.11.1790 CaptainCSORN
22.11.1790 
Veteran (64) 1787-1816
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/88
ADM 6/24
11.179618.8.1798
Leander (52) 1780-1798
British 52 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
24.7.1797 Battle of Santa Cruz de Tenerife 
1.8.1798 Battle of the Nile 
18.8.1798 Généreux vs Leander 
17.12.1798 Court Martial : Tried for the loss of the Leander, 'Most honourably acquited'.TNC
2.17993.4.1801
Bellona (74) 1760-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
13.2.1799 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
19.6.1799 Capture off Cape Sicie 
2.4.1801 Lost a legBG
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
20.6.180624.2.1816Appointed Comptroller of the NavyOHMB7
25.10.1809 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.8.1812 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.6.1814 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
2.1.1815 Created 1st Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
14.9.1822 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE1


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