Thomas Fitzherbert


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1727CSORN
First Known Service30.4.1739CSORN
WifeMargaret Langford (d.1793)ref:676
SonThomasref:1220
Son-in-LawGeorge Burgoyne Saltref:676
DaughterAnna Alicia [Salt]ref:1220
Last Known Service4.7.1794CSORN
Date of Death13.9.1794 - Stoke Damarell, Plymouth TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
25.3.1752 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
20.2.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/139ADM 6/18
14.3.1760 Commander ADM 6/19/146CSORN
14.3.176011.2.1761Speedwell (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/146BWAS-1714
11.2.176110.7.1761Senegal (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/277BWAS-1714
10.7.1761 Captain ADM 6/19/328CSORN
10.7.176114.3.1763Wager (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/328BWAS-1714
2.4.17661.9.1769Adventure (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/114BWAS-1714
1.9.176931.7.1770Renown (30), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/290
Issued by Arthur Forrest (c.1716-1770), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 6.9.1770
ADM 6/20
21.4.17739.11.1773Conquestador (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/489ADM 6/20
9.11.177324.2.1776Dublin (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/527BWAS-1714
25.2.17764.12.1779Raisonable (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/161BWAS-1714
22.9.1779 Arrived from abroad and placed on half-pay half-pay.ADM104
4.12.177911.5.1780Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/68
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 22.12.1779
BWAS-1714
11.5.178019.12.1782Belliqueux (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/128BWAS-1714
29.4.178130.4.1781Battle of Fort Royal 
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.1782 Battle of the Mona Passage 
19.12.178211.4.1783Alexander (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/557BWAS-1714
22.4.178322.5.1786Powerful (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/54BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/68CSORN
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/24/201CSORN
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/30CSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/55CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ref:1220La Renommée 1744David StockmanWeb Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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