Francis Grant


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1730CSORN
First Known Service3.9.1746CSORN
A.K.A.GordonCSORN
FatherWilliam Grantref:1272
MotherBarbara Gordonref:1272
WifeMary Anston - Married 18.9.1770ref:1430
SonJames Willoughbyref:1272
SonCharlesref:1272
Son Henry GordonNBD1849
Last Known Service20.11.1776CSORN
Date of Death11.9.1803CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
29.6.1753 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/77ADM 6/18
1.8.1753 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/261RNLPC
24.9.1762 Commander ADM 6/19/439ADM 6/19
24.9.176219.2.1763Laurel (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/439ADM 6/19
31.3.176320.6.1765Merlin (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/475BWAS-1714
11.7.1765 Captain ADM 6/20/81CSORN
11.7.17652.2.1768Greyhound (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/81ADM 6/20
21.1.177520.11.1776Argo (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/68BWAS-1714
20.11.1775 Dismissed his ship and fined 6 months pay for embezzeling stores.ADM 12/27B
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104


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