Charles Buckner

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1735 - Sussex EWIKI
First Known Service1756EWIKI
FatherRichard Buckner (1699-1777)ref:719
MotherMary Saunders (1700-1772)ref:719
WifeMary Parke (1730-1799)ref:719
WifeAnne Frewen (1743-1825)ref:719
Last Known Service28.4.1808EWIKI
Date of Death1811 - St Giles in the FieldsTRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1756 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
6.6.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/350CSORN
26.9.1761 Commander ADM 6/19/387CSORN
26.9.176122.10.1762Virgin (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/387BWAS-1714
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 
22.12.17624.7.1763Savage (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/457ADM 6/19
17.2.1766 Captain ADM 6/20/107CSORN
17.2.176616.8.1766Lark (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/107ADM 6/20
16.8.17663.8.1768Chatham (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/188
Issued by Sir Thomas Pye (1713-1785)
Commission confirmed 23.12.1767
1.7.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
4.17804.1782Prothee (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
5.17826.1783Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
17871792William and Mary (10), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
12.4.1794 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
4.17951797Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreEWIKI
1.6.1795 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
8.17957.1797Sandwich (90), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
28.4.1808 Admiral of the RedCSORN


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site Family History
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
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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