Sir Hovenden Walker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1666CSORN
First Known Service30.10.1688CSORN
WifeMargaretref:907
DaughterMargarettaref:907
Last Known Service1715CSORN
Date of Death24.12.1725CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
30.10.1688 LieutenantCSORN
17.2.1690/91 CaptainCSORN
17.2.1690/911692Vulture (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
1693 Sapphire (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
15.3.1694/9512.1.1696/97Foresight (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/41ADM 6/3
13.1.1696/9718.5.1697Kent (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/61ADM 6/4
17.6.169719.2.1697/98Content Prize (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/104BWAS-1603
20.2.1697/9830.1.1699/0Boyne (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/5/7BWAS-1603
26.12.17016.12.1702Burford (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/126BWAS-1714
7.12.17021.1703Boyne (80), Commodore and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/69
Commission confirmed 3.4.1704
BWAS-1603
1.1703 Boyne (80), as Flag Officer, CommodoreBWAS-1603
13.12.170425.8.1707Cumberland (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/118BWAS-1603
26.8.17079.12.1707Exeter (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/9
10.12.170718.1.1707/8Royal Oak (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/108ADM 6/9
19.1.1707/821.12.1708Ramillies (96), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/125ADM 6/9
1709 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
27.1.1710/11 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/11/120CSORN
3.1710/11 Appointed Knight BachelorEWIKI
29.4.17119.10.1711Commander of the British Fleet For North America  
30.7.171115.10.1711Edgar (70), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteTRN2
1712 Monmouth (64), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
1715 Dismissed from the NavyCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ref:907The United Service Journal and Naval and Military Magazine (Jan. 1829-Dec. 1841) Periodical
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
TRN2The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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