Stephen Colby


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1720ADM107/3
First Known Service7.11.1735CSORN
A.K.A.ColebyCSORN
Last Known Service15.6.1779CSORN
Date of Death1779CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18.2.1741/42 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/466ADM 6/13
11.3.1741/42 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/26CSORN
30.3.1746 Commander ADM 6/17/159CSORN
30.3.174619.7.1746Albany (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/159
Issued by Peter Warren (1703-1752), Barbados
Commission confirmed 3.10.1746
BWAS-1714
27.5.174820.5.1752Grampus (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/359BWAS-1714
20.8.1756 Captain ADM 6/18/302CSORN
20.8.175623.8.1756Deal Castle (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/302ADM 6/18
23.8.175611.11.1756Yarmouth (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/303ADM 6/18
11.11.175626.4.1757Invincible (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/322ADM 6/18
26.4.175719.10.1757Barfleur (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/390ADM 6/18
5.9.17576.10.1757Raid on Rochefort 
19.10.17572.12.1757Prince George (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/446BWAS-1714
17.4.175821.11.1760Thames (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/502BWAS-1714
12.3.175913.3.1759Action of 12/13th March 1759 
21.11.176030.6.1761Intrepid (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/209ADM 6/19
8.1.17717.5.1772Kent (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/332BWAS-1714
20.9.177715.6.1779Fame (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/316BWAS-1714


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