Lord Francis Reynolds (3rd Baron Ducie)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth28.3.1739HPO
First Known Service13.4.1752CSORN
A.K.A.MoretonHPO
FatherFrancis Reynolds, MP (d.1773)HPO
WifeMary Provis (d.1789)HPO
WifeMrs Sarah Child née Jodrell - Married 18.1.1791HPO
Last Known Service1787CSORN
Date of Death20.8.1808CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
28.3.1739 Appointed Lord DucieCSORN
27.4.1758 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/40RNLPC
28.4.1758 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/506CSORN
21.11.1760 Commander ADM 6/19/210CSORN
21.11.176012.4.1762Weazle (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/210BWAS-1714
12.4.1762 Captain ADM 6/19/400CSORN
12.4.176224.5.1762Ludlow Castle (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/400ADM 6/19
24.5.176212.2.1763Garland (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/412BWAS-1714
13.4.176310.4.1765Flamborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/482BWAS-1714
15.6.176910.8.1772Quebec (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/243BWAS-1714
29.10.177623.10.1777Augusta (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/225BWAS-1714
17.7.177820.9.1780Jupiter (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/435BWAS-1714
20.10.1778 Action of 1778-10-20 
20.9.178029.6.1783Monarch (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/173BWAS-1714
29.4.178130.4.1781Battle of Fort Royal 
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.1782 Battle of the Mona Passage 
26.4.178411.9.1785Elected a Member of Parliament for LancasterCSORN
1785 Superannuated CaptainCSORN
11.9.1785 Succeeded as 3rd Baron DucieHPO
1786 Took the name of Moreton.HPO

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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