Mark Milbanke


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth12.4.1724CSORN
First Known Service23.2.1736/37CSORN
FatherSir Ralph Milbanke, fourth baronet of Halnaby (d. 1748)ODNB
MotherAnne DelavallODNB
SonRalph Milbanke (d.1823)ODNB
Last Known Service5.1802CSORN
Date of Death10.6.1805TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.10.174020.5.1741Tilbury (60), Volunteer-per-order ADM 107/3/514ADM107/3
4.3.1740/415.1741Operations against Cartagena 
21.5.174111.9.1742Romney (50), Midshipman ADM 107/3/514ADM107/3
12.9.17429.12.1742Old Portsmouth (6), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/514ADM107/3
10.12.174219.4.1744Princess Mary (60), Midshipman ADM 107/3/514ADM107/3
22.3.1743/44 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
20.4.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/298CSORN
13.9.1746 Commander ADM 6/17/152CSORN
13.9.174621.5.1748Serpent (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/152BWAS-1714
21.5.1748 Captain ADM 3/17/358CSORN
21.5.174814.11.1748Inverness (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/358BWAS-1714
3.4.175529.7.1756Romney (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/152BWAS-1714
5.7.175614.4.1761Guernsey (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/289BWAS-1714
5.4.1757 Action of 5th April 1757 
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
1.11.17755.4.1777Barfleur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/133ODNB
5.4.17774.5.1778Princess Royal (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/274BWAS-1714
16.5.177822.3.1779Namur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/406BWAS-1714
19.3.1779 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/21/524CSORN
26.9.1780 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
6.17821783Fortitude (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
9.17821.1783Ocean (90), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Commanded the The Rearguard Squadron - Rear Division at the Battle of Cape Spartel 
1783 Panther (60), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
17831786Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PlymouthEWIKI
1785 Sampson (64), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
24.9.1787 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
17891791Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandEWIKI
4.178921.9.1790Salisbury (50), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
21.9.179012.1791Salisbury (50), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
8.17911792Bedford (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
1.2.1793 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.6.1795 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
14.9.179924.3.1803Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PortsmouthODNB
18001801Royal William (84), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
1802 Diamond (38), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793
5.1802 Cambrian (40), as Flag Officer, Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by peter bruce on Wednesday 5th of October 2016 17:24

Lt. on the Happy Jennet, 1747, see National archives, 3 records for Milbanke


Posted by Paul Weeks on Tuesday 23rd of June 2015 09:37

Is Mark Milbank related to Capt John Milbank (1783 -1873) of the Chapman?

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