Charles Cathcart Grant


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth3.4.1723PEER
First Known Service19.5.1737CSORN
FatherJames Grant of Grant, 6th Bt. (1679-1747)PEER
MotherAnne Colquhoun (1685-1725)PEER
SisterAnne Drummouda [Innes] (d.1771)PEER
SisterPenuel [Grant]PEER
SisterClementina [Dunbar] (d.1765)PEER
SisterJean [Duff] (1705-1788)PEER
BrotherLudovick, 7th Bt. (1707-1773)PEER
BrotherJames, 1st Bt. of Luss (1714-1786)PEER
BrotherLt.-Gen. Francis (1717-1781)PEER
Last Known Service20.6.1764CSORN
Date of Death11.2.1772PEER

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18.7.1743 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
12.1.1743/44 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/258NBD1849
23.3.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/373NBD1849
23.3.175723.9.1758Mediterranean (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/373BWAS-1714
17.1.1761 Captain ADM 6/19/245NBD1849
17.1.176121.10.1762Seahorse (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/245BWAS-1714
6.6.176214.8.1762Manilla operations 
24.9.17626.10.1762Battle of Manilla 
21.10.176220.6.1764Lennox (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/41
Issued by Sir Samuel Cornish (1st Baronet of Sharnbrook) (1715-1770), East Indies - Asia
Commission confirmed 30.7.1764
ADM 6/20

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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