Samuel Sutton

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.4.1783CSORN
Last Known Service13.10.1805CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
21.4.1783 Lieutenant ADM 6/23/104CSORN
1794 Culloden (74), Second Lieutenantref:924
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
1.9.17956.1797Martin (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
27.6.1797 CaptainCSORN
10.17985.1799Monarch (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.17991800Prince (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.18013.4.1801Alcmene (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
9.4.180331.7.1803Victory (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerW009
30.7.180313.10.1805Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
5.10.1804 Battle of Cape St Maria 


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:924A Narrative of the Proceedings of His Majesty's Fleet under the Command of Earl HoweA C de PoggiBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
W009HMS VictoryUnknownWeb Site

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Posted by Phil Sutton on Wednesday 16th of March 2016 21:04

Hi, I'm seeking a picture of Samuel Sutton, I've tried numerous blogs over the years and have yet to find one - I've even tried the Admiralty with no joy - Samuel Sutton is a distant cousin of mine and I'm trying to complete our family tree - any assistance would be appreciated.

Posted by Peter Hore on Thursday 28th of August 2014 16:02

Captain Samuel Sutton took command of Amazon from Yelland after the death of Riou

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