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George Mackenzie


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service2.5.1740CSORN
WifeAnnref:1002
Son
Thomas MackenzieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1765-1810
ref:676
Last Known Service19.3.1779CSORN
Date of Death1780ref:1002

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
2.5.1740 LieutenantCSORN
20.7.1745 CommanderADM 6/16
20.7.174521.8.1745
Amazon (22) 1745-1763
British 22 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/516
BWAS-1714
22.8.174524.1.1746/47
Tavistock (10) 1745-1763
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1747 Renamed "Albany"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/531
BWAS-1714
20.9.174625.9.1746Lorient Operations 
12.10.1746 Action of 1746-10-12 
24.1.1746/47 CaptainCSORN
24.1.1746/473.5.1748
Inverness (22) 1745-1750
British 22 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/193
BWAS-1714
5.3.1751/5217.5.1756
Fowey (24) 1749-1781
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/27
BWAS-1714
21.2.175731.1.1758
Sunderland (60) 1744-1761
British 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/359
BWAS-1714
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
16.5.175816.4.1761
Renown (30) 1747-1771
British 30 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
1748 Renamed "Renown"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/513
BWAS-1714
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
16.1.175919.1.1759Attack on Martinique 
20.1.17591.5.1759Capture of Guadeloupe 
16.4.176110.8.1763
Defiance (60) 1744-1766
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/547
Issued by
Charles HolmesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1761

Confirmed 1.11.1763
BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 
1.12.17631.12.1766
Cornwall (74) 1761-1780
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/552
BWAS-1714
18.5.17681.8.1770
Arrogant (74) 1761-1810
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/201
BWAS-1714
1.8.1770 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Jamaica ADM 6/20/285ADM 6/20
1.8.17706.3.1772
Dunkirk (60) 1754-1792
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Commodore ADM 6/20/285
BWAS-1714
11.1.177412.1.1774
Ardent (64) 1764-1779
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/4
BWAS-1714
12.1.1774 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/21/5ADM 6/21
12.1.177411.3.1775
Ardent (64) 1764-1779
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Commodore and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/5
ADM 6/21
11.3.17756.5.1775
Ramillies (74) 1763-1782
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/79
BWAS-1714
8.8.1775 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/21/110ADM 6/21
8.8.177529.4.1777
Ramillies (74) 1763-1782
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Commodore and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/110
ADM 6/21
28.4.1777 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
23.1.1778 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
29.1.1778 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
19.3.1779 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
29.7.1780 His widow was awarded a pension of £200 pa.ref:1002


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