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John Wickham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service29.11.1719CSORN
A.K.A.WickhamsRNLPC
Last Known Service13.6.1759CSORN
Date of Death21.10.1763CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
29.11.171926.2.1720/21
Norwich (50) 1718-1771
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1744 Renamed "Enterprise"
, Volunteer-per-order, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
27.2.1720/2113.11.1721
Gloucester (54) 1711-1724
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Volunteer-per-order, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
15.2.1721/2227.3.1722
Essex (70) 1700-1736
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Able Seaman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
28.3.172220.1.1722/23
Guernsey (50) 1717-1737
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Able Seaman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
21.1.1722/2314.10.1723
Guernsey (50) 1717-1737
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
12.4.172512.4.1727
Elizabeth (70) 1719-1737
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Able Seaman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
6.2.1725/2612.4.1727
Elizabeth (70) 1719-1737
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
13.4.172717.11.1727
Medway (60) 1718-1749
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman, ADM 107/3/177
ADM 107/3
17.11.1727 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/177RNLPC
24.11.1731 LieutenantCSORN
24.11.173116.12.1732
Experiment (20) 1727-1738
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Lieutenant, ADM 6/14/92
ADM 6/14
31.1.1733/3430.5.1734
Princess Amelia (80) 1726-1752
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1727 Renamed "Princess Amelia"
, Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms, ADM 6/15/162
ADM 6/14
31.5.17349.7.1736
Princess Amelia (80) 1726-1752
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1727 Renamed "Princess Amelia"
, Third Lieutenant, ADM 6/15/189
ADM 6/14
15.3.1737/3811.5.1738
Ipswich (70) 1730-1764
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1757 Renamed "Ipswich Hulk"
, Third Lieutenant, ADM 6/16/101
ADM 6/15
12.5.17388.3.1739/40
Ipswich (70) 1730-1764
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1757 Renamed "Ipswich Hulk"
, Second Lieutenant, ADM 6/16/116
ADM 6/15
9.3.1739/401.5.1740
Ipswich (70) 1730-1764
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1757 Renamed "Ipswich Hulk"
, First Lieutenant, ADM 6/16/115
Confirmed 2.11.1742
ADM 6/16
2.5.17401.9.1740
Somerset (80) 1731-1746
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant, ADM 6/16/115
Confirmed 2.11.1742
ADM 6/16
2.9.1740 CommanderADM 6/16
2.9.174016.5.1741
Mercury (8) 1739-1744
British 8 Gun
Unrated Fireship
, Commander, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/115
Confirmed 2.11.1742
ADM 6/16
17.5.174126.5.1742
Salamander (6) 1730-1744
British 6 Gun
Unrated Bomb Vessel
, Commander, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/44
Confirmed 10.4.1742
BWAS-1714
1.11.1742 CaptainCSORN
1.11.174210.5.1744
Success (20) 1740-1779
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/114
BWAS-1714
11.5.174428.5.1746
Lark (44) 1744-1757
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/307
BWAS-1714
29.5.174617.2.1748/49
Panther (50) 1746-1756
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/109
BWAS-1714
1.7.17552.12.1755
Dreadnought (60) 1742-1784
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/177
ADM 6/18
19.5.175613.4.1757
Augusta (60) 1736-1765
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/267
BWAS-1714
30.4.175725.10.1757
Rye (20) 1746-1763
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/490
Issued by
Isaac TownsendBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1746
, North America
Confirmed 27.2.1758
BWAS-1714
13.6.1759 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralADM 6/19


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