Sir James Stuart (Duke of York)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth14.10.1633 - St. James's Palace, London, London EWIKI
First Known Service1665EWIKI
BrotherKing Charles IIEWIKI
Last Known Service7.6.1672EWIKI
Date of Death16.9.1701 - Saint-Germain-en-LayeEWIKI
Cause of DeathBrain hemorrhageEWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
22.1.1643/44 Appointed Duke of YorkEWIKI
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 KingEWIKI
6.2.1684/858.3.1688/89Appointed Lord High Admiral of EnglandOHMB4


Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Monday 17th of February 2020 10:45Myf ThompsonNathaniel Bateman (c.1723-1797)
Sunday 16th of February 2020 16:03stephen GovierSir Charles Cunningham (d.1834)
Sunday 16th of February 2020 10:59CyBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Rose' (1757) (20)
Sunday 16th of February 2020 09:02Colin PeckhamBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Rose' (1757) (20)
Saturday 15th of February 2020 22:12Peter.van-VelzenRice Edwards (d.1779)