John Barker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.8.1706ref:950
First Known Service3.5.1725CSORN
FatherWilliam Barker (c.1668-1721)ref:950
MotherMary Harringtonref:950
WifeMrs Ann Charlton, née Russell (1710-1788)ref:950
DaughterElizabeth (1743-?)ref:950
DaughterMary (1745-?)ref:950
DaughterLydia (1748-?)ref:950
DaughterFrances Harrietref:950
SonJohn (1752-?:)ref:950
Last Known Service23.1.1776CSORN
Date of Death23.1.1776TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.5.1732 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/210RNLPC
5.5.1735 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/211CSORN
17.5.174124.11.1741Somerset (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/16/134ADM 6/16
11.6.1744 Commander ADM 6/15/319CSORN
11.6.174418.9.1745Saltash (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/319BWAS-1714
19.9.1745 Captain ADM 6/17/1CSORN
19.9.174510.11.1746Gibraltar (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/1BWAS-1714
11.11.17465.7.1748Thetis (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/172BWAS-1714
24.7.174917.10.1754Wasp (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/484BWAS-1714
23.9.175510.2.1757Newark (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/195BWAS-1714
12.3.175719.4.1757Prince (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/18/369ADM 6/18
19.4.17573.8.1757Royal Anne (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/386BWAS-1714
3.8.175720.8.1759Jersey (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/425BWAS-1714
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
20.8.17607.4.1763Culloden (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/194
Issued by The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 1.9.1760
BWAS-1714
6.6.176213.8.1762Operations against Havana 
24.10.1770 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/20/305CSORN
31.3.1775 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/21/83CSORN


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