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Joseph Peyton


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1725TRN3
First Known Service4.6.1743TRN3
Son
Joseph PeytonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1807
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Last Known Service4.1799TRN3
Date of Death27.9.1804TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.6.1743 LieutenantCSORN
23.3.1756 CommanderCSORN
23.3.17562.12.1757
Savage (8) 1750-1776
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/246
BWAS-1714
2.12.1757 CaptainCSORN
2.12.175713.4.1758
Prince George (80) 1755-1758
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/460
BWAS-1714
14.5.175813.6.1758
Saint George (90) 1740-1774
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/552
Issued by
Henry OsborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1765

Confirmed 26.10.1758
ADM 6/18
13.6.175824.12.1761
Prince (90) 1750-1775
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/155
Issued by
Henry OsborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1765

Confirmed 8.4.1760
BWAS-1714
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
24.12.176118.2.1762
Aquilon (28) 1758-1776
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/373
ADM 6/19
18.2.17623.2.1763
Minerva (32) 1759-1778
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/387
BWAS-1714
24.10.17668.1.1771
Belleisle (64) 1761-1784
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/140
BWAS-1714
8.1.17719.4.1771
Modeste (64) 1759-1800
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/332
ADM 6/20
29.12.177711.9.1780
Cumberland (74) 1774-1804
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/349
BWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
16.1.1780 Battle of Cape St. Vincent 
11.9.178113.3.1783
Britannia (100) 1762-1825
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1812 Renamed "Princess Royal"
1812 Renamed "Saint George"
1819 Renamed "Barfleur"
, First Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/338
ADM 6/22
12.12.1781 2nd Battle of Ushant 
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
24.9.1787 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
28.9.17881789
Leander (52) 1780-1798
British 52 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White, ADM 107/4/26
BWAS-1714
29.9.1788 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Mediterranean Sea ADM 6/23/478ADM 6/23
1789 
Edgar (74) 1779-1835
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1814 Renamed "Retribution"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the White, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.2.1793 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
6.6.17934.1799Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The Downs ADM 6/24/244ADM 6/24
2.179410.1794
Leopard (50) 1790-1814
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the White, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1714
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
10.1794 
Terror (8) 1779-1812
British 8 Gun
Unrated Bomb Vessel
, as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the Red, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
17967.1796
Savage (14) 1778-1815
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Blue, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1714
7.179610.1798
Overyssel (64) 1795-1810
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Blue, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1793
10.1798 
Wassenar (38) 1797-1818
British 38 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Blue, ADM 107/3/26
BWAS-1793
14.2.1799 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN


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