Robert Manners Sutton

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service7.6.1776CSORN
Last Known Service10.1782CSORN
Date of Death11.4.1794 - Off CorsicaB081

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
7.6.1776 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/194CSORN
19.4.177925.8.1779Tortoise (26), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/136
Issued by Sir George Collier (1738-1795), North America
Commission confirmed 26.5.1780
ADM 6/22
29.4.1779 Commander ADM 6/22/136ADM 6/22
25.8.1779 Captain ADM 6/21/95CSORN
25.8.177910.9.1779Sphinx (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/95
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 4.3.1780
13.3.178110.1782Tartar (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/261BWAS-1714
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 
12.12.1781 2nd Battle of Ushant 
178210.1782Dolphin (44), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.1783 Mohawk (18), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.17901.1794Minerva (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.179311.4.1794Ardent (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
B081Narrative of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy 1793 - 1849William O S GillyBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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