Charles Brown (c. 1678 - 23 March 1753)

Charles Browne


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1678CSORN
First Known Service1700CSORN
Last Known Service26.9.1741CSORN
Date of Death23.3.1753CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1700 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.1.1701/2 Lieutenant ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/6
21.1.1701/223.3.1702/3Content Prize (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/6
24.3.1702/311.1.1704/5Ranelagh (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/7/110ADM 6/7
21.7.170423.7.1704Capture of Gibraltar 
13.8.1704 Battle of Malaga 
12.1.1704/55.6.1706Ranelagh (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/8
14.3.1707/8 Commander ADM 6/9/172BWAS-1714
14.3.1707/817.3.1708/9Queenborough (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/172
Commission confirmed 23.6.1708
BWAS-1714
18.3.1708/9 Captain ADM 6/10/46CSORN
18.3.1708/99.6.1709Strombolo (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/46BWAS-1603
10.6.170922.5.1710Medway Prize (28), Captain and Master and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/69BWAS-1603
23.5.171023.1.1710/11Chester (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/46ADM 6/11
24.1.1710/1124.9.1711Dover (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/100BWAS-1603
10.11.171128.10.1715Reserve (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/176BWAS-1603
29.10.171510.2.1716/17Hampshire (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/55BWAS-1714
11.2.1716/1710.3.1718/19York (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/88BWAS-1603
11.3.1718/1931.3.1720Antelope (54), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 19.3.1718/19 ADM 6/12/158BWAS-1603
21.6.172023.6.1720Preston (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/205ADM 6/12
24.12.17208.1723Faversham (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/226BWAS-1603
25.1.1725/2612.2.1726/27Advice (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/99BWAS-1603
13.2.1726/2715.7.1728Orford (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/133BWAS-1603
16.7.172818.5.1731Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/209BWAS-1714
19.5.17316.6.1731Orford (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/76ADM 6/14
7.6.173120.7.1736Buckingham (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/81BWAS-1714
9.12.17371738Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Jamaica ADM 6/15/85ADM 6/15
17391740Hampton Court (70), as Flag Officer, CommodoreTRN3
21.11.1739 Attack on Puerto Bello 
10.1.1740/418.6.1741Duke (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/367ADM 6/15
9.6.174126.9.1741Sandwich (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/426BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
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 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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