Sir Christopher Myngs


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1625 - Salthouse CSORN
Baptism21.11.1625 - Salthouse CSORN
First Known Service1651CSORN
FatherJohn Myngsref:1611
MotherKatherine Parrref:1611
DaughterMary (d.1698)ref:1611
Last Known Service1655CSORN
Date of Death4.6.1666 - The Four Days BattleTRN2

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1651 Paragon (42), Supernumeraryref:1611
1652 Lieutenantref:1611
1652c.5.1653Elizabeth (38), Lieutenantref:1611
28.8.1652 Battle of Elba 
4.3.1652/53 Battle of Leghorn 
5.1653 Captainref:1611
c.5.16531655Elizabeth (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
31.7.1653 Battle of Scheveningen 
16561657Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
22.3.1660/612.9.1663Centurion (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16621664Appointed Commander-in-Chief — JamaicaHJ-DB
10.6.16647.9.1664Gloucester (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
8.9.166420.1.1664/65Portland (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
21.1.1664/6524.3.1664/65Royal Oak (76), Vice-Admiral and Commanding OfficerB051
25.3.16653.11.1665Triumph (60), Vice-Admiral of the White and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
3.6.1665 Commanded the The Vanguard - White Squadron at the Battle of Lowestoft 
24.6.1665 Appointed Knight BachelorTKE2
11.11.16653.4.1666Fairfax (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
4.4.16664.6.1666Victory (82), Vice-Admiral of the Blue and Commanding OfficerB051
1.6.16664.6.1666Commanded the Prince Rupert's Squadron, Van Division at the Four Days Battle 


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