Sir James Stuart (Duke of York)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth14.10.1633 - St. James's Palace, London, London E-WIKI
First Known Service1665E-WIKI
BrotherKing Charles IIE-WIKI
Last Known Service7.6.1672E-WIKI
Date of Death16.9.1701 - Saint-Germain-en-LayeE-WIKI
Cause of DeathBrain hemorrhageE-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
22.1.1643/44 Appointed Duke of YorkE-WIKI
2.3.1643/44 Appointed Order of the GarterTKE1
29.1.1660/619.7.1673Appointed Lord High Admiral of EnglandOHMB4
1665 Royal Charles (80), as Flag Officer, TRN2
3.6.1665 Battle of Lowestoft 
15.1.1671/727.6.1672Prince (100), as Flag Officer, TRN2
28.5.1672 Commanded the Red Squadron, Center Division at the Battle of Solebay 
28.5.1672 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Solebay 
6.2.1684/85 Appointed 2nd KingE-WIKI
6.2.1684/858.3.1688/89Appointed Lord High Admiral of EnglandOHMB4


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