George Wilkinson


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1729CSORN
First Known Service1752CSORN
Last Known Service19.4.1782CSORN
Date of Death19.9.1782PROB11
Will Probated30.10.1783, PROB 11/1109/440

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17521755Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/5
9.11.1758 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
9.1.1760 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/125CSORN
27.5.1780 Commander ADM 6/22/308CSORN
27.5.178013.2.1781Saint Vincent (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/308
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 4.7.1781
BWAS-1714
14.5.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/464CSORN
14.5.178113.4.1782Prince William (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/464
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 7.5.1782
BWAS-1714
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
13.4.178219.9.1782Ville de Paris (104), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ADM 107/5ADM 107/5 1757-1762 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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