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
17.2.1690/9111.5.1691Vulture (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1693 Sapphire (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
14.3.1694/95 A commission as captain of the Coventry was issued. The commission was cancelledADM 6/3
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
17.6.169716.11.1697Content Prize (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/104BWAS-1603
20.2.1697/9830.1.1699/1700Boyne (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), as Flag Officer, Commodore ADM 6/8/69
Confirmed 3.4.1704
BWAS-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 BachelorE-WIKI
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
14.3.1712 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Jamaica ADM 6/11/199ADM 6/11
1715 Dismissed from the NavyCSORN


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