William Bokenham


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1681/08/10CSORN
BrotherRobert BokenhamEWIKI
Last Known Service1703/01/03CSORN
Date of Death1702/11/09CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1681/08/10 LieutenantCSORN
1689/051689/07Sapphire (32), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1689/05/07 CaptainCSORN
1689/05/071690Happy Return (44), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1691 Monck (52), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
16931694Duchess (90), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1695/06/111695/09/02Neptune (94), as Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/61ADM 6/3
1695/09/021696/05/05Queen (100), as Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/74ADM 6/3
1696/05/06 Britannia (100), as Commanding Officer
Commission confirmed 1696/10/28 ADM 6/4/49
ADM 6/4
1701/03/061701/06/05Triumph (90), as Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/69ADM 6/6
1701/11 Elected as Member of Parliament for RochesterEWIKI
1702/01/301702/05/11Britannia (100), as Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/4ADM 6/7
1702/05/121703/01/03Namur (96), as Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/35ADM 6/7
1702/07 Lost his seat as M.P. for RochesterEWIKI
1702/071702/11/09Association (90), as Commanding OfficerTRN2
1702/10/12 Battle of Vigo 

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
EWIKI WikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1603 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/3 ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/4 ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/6 ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/7 ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
TRN2 The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book

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