Smith Callis

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1709 - Rivenhall, Essex ref:719
First Known Service1.9.1731CSORN
FatherRobert Callis (c.1686-1733)PROB11
SisterAnn [Western] (d.1776)ref:893
Last Known Service20.8.1760CSORN
Date of Death15.10.1761CSORN
Burial18.10.1761 - Abbey Church, Bath CSORN
Will Probated20.10.1761, PROB 11/869/322

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.9.1731 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/110CSORN
21.5.17332.8.1736Pearl (40), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/144ADM 6/14
28.4.173812.10.1738Assistance (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/111ADM 6/15
30.11.1740 Commander ADM 6/16/74ADM 6/16
30.11.174014.6.1742Duke (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/74
Commission confirmed 10.7.1742
14.6.1742 Duke's attack at St Tropez 
5.7.1742 Awarded a medal by King George II for the action at St Tropez.E-WIKI
9.8.1742 Captain ADM 6/16/83CSORN
9.8.174231.8.1745Assistance (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/83BWAS-1714
14.9.174518.12.1747Oxford (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/544BWAS-1714
27.1.175723.3.1757Fougueux (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/349ADM 6/18
1.6.175721.8.1759Culloden (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/137
Issued by Henry Osborne (1694-1771), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 21.2.1760
19.5.1759 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/19/66CSORN
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
21.8.175920.8.1760Culloden (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714

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