John Graydon

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1666CSORN
First Known Service17.6.1685CSORN
Last Known Service27.11.1703CSORN
Date of Death12.3.1725/26EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17.6.1685 LieutenantBWAS-1714
29.5.16889.10.1688Mary (60), First LieutenantB051
29.5.16884.1689Saudadoes (16), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
9.7.1688 CaptainBWAS-1714
1690 Defiance (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
30.6.1690 Battle of Beachy Head 
16911695Hampton Court (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
16.1.1694/955.2.1694/95Appointed Commander-in-Chief — PortsmouthADM 6/3
14.3.1694/9530.9.1697Vanguard (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerADM 51
24.1.1700/15.2.1701/2Assistance (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/53BWAS-1603
17021703Northumberland (70), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1603
6.2.1701/218.6.1702Triumph (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/7ADM 6/7
12.6.1702 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/7/40BWAS-1714
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
11.170212.1702Triumph (90), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralBWAS-1714
9.12.1702 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/7/65BWAS-1714
19.2.1702/310.1703Appointed Commander-in-Chief — West IndiesADM 6/7
3.1702/327.11.1703Resolution (70), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1603
1.3.1702/3 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/7/96BWAS-1714
6.5.1703 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/7/123BWAS-1714

Notes on Officer

Commisison as C-in-C PortsmouthADM 6/3

Commission for Captain John Graydon Commander of his Majesty's ship Hampton Court to be Commander in Chief of his Majesty's ships and vessels at Spithead and Portsmouth to continue in force for ten days.


Extended for an additional ten days, 26th Jan 1694/5

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