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Sir Edward Thornbrough


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth27.7.1754TRN3
First Known Service16.4.1773TRN3
Father
Edward ThornbroughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1744-1776
E-WIKI
MotherMaryE-WIKI
Last Known Service18.8.1819TRN3
Date of Death3.4.1834TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.4.1773 LieutenantCSORN
14.9.1780 CommanderCSORN
14.9.178024.9.1781
Britannia (20) 1780-1783
British 20 Gun
Unrated Storeship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/170
BWAS-1714
24.9.1781 CaptainCSORN
24.9.178121.5.1782
Blonde (32) 1760-1782
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/488
Issued by , North America
Confirmed 3.7.1782
BWAS-1714
10.1.178317.4.1783
Egmont (74) 1768-1799
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/6
BWAS-1714
30.9.17837.10.1785
Hebe (38) 1782-1811
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1805 Renamed "Blonde"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/145
BWAS-1714
17.7.179010.12.1790
Scipio (64) 1782-1798
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/51
BWAS-1714
21.12.17927.7.1794
Latona (38) 1781-1816
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/186
BWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
7.7.17944.1799
Robust (74) 1764-1817
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/57
BWAS-1714
12.10.1798 Battle of Tory Island 
2.17991.1801
Formidable (98) 1777-1813
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
1.18011802
Mars (74) 1794-1823
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.18021.1804
Ambuscade (36) 1798-1813
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1804 Renamed "Seine"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
3.180311.1803
Gelikheid (64) 1797-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
10.12.180423.2.1805
Hibernia (110) 1804-1902
British 110 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1793
9.11.1805 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.18051809
Kent (74) 1798-1817
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Blue
BWAS-1793
1.18064.1807
Prince of Wales (98) 1794-1822
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral
BWAS-1793
11.180611.1809
Royal Sovereign (100) 1786-1841
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1825 Renamed "Captain"
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral
BWAS-1714
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1.8.1808 Attack at Noli 
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
18111812
Trent (36) 1796-1823
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Red
BWAS-1793
4.12.1813 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
18151818Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PortsmouthE-WIKI
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
5.18159.1815
Prince (98) 1788-1837
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral
BWAS-1714
18.8.1819 Admiral of the WhiteTRN3
11.1.1825 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE1
30.1.18333.4.1834Appointed Vice-Admiral of the United KingdomE-WIKI


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