Cornelis Evertsen

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth16.11.1642 - Vlissingen EWIKI
First Known Service16.11.1642EWIKI
FatherCornelis Evertsen (1610-1666)EWIKI
BrotherGeleyn EvertsenEWIKI
CousinCornelis Evertsen (1628-1679)EWIKI
Last Known Service16.11.1706EWIKI
Date of Death16.11.1706EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
166515.4.1665Eendracht (32), and Commanding OfficerTRN2
13.4.1665 Action of 1665-04-13 
7.1665 KapiteinEWIKI
1666 Walcheren (70), Kapitein and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
1.6.16664.6.1666Four Days Battle 
25.7.166626.7.1666St James Day Battle 
1672 Zwanenburg (52), Kapitein and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
28.5.1672 Battle of Solebay 
16737.1674Zwanenburg (52), Vice-admiraal and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
1.1675 Schout-bij-nachtEWIKI
9.1679 Vice-admiraalEWIKI
1.4.1684 Lieutenant-admiraalEWIKI
30.6.1690 Commanded the The Vanguard - Dutch Squadron at the Battle of Beachy Head 
30.6.1690 Commanded the Dutch Main Division at the Battle of Beachy Head 
1700 Eerste Edele (74), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalDWAS-1600

Notes on Officer

Known as "The youngest"

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