Thorpe Fowke


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.9.1718CSORN
WifeMargaret Simons - Married 2.1751, London ref:719
Last Known Service30.6.1760CSORN
Date of Death14.3.1784CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.3.1724/25 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/150RNLPC
20.9.1730 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/96CSORN
22.8.173218.6.1735Salamander (6), Lieutenant ADM 6/14/119ADM 6/14
19.6.173516.2.1735/36Northumberland (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/215ADM 6/14
24.5.1742 Captain ADM 6/16/57CSORN
24.5.17423.10.1742Gibraltar (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/57BWAS-1714
4.10.174218.2.1743/44Seahorse (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/370
Commission confirmed 12.10.1744
BWAS-1714
19.2.1743/4415.9.1744Kent (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/356
Commission confirmed 27.8.1744
ADM 6/16
7.11.174410.12.1744Torrington (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/380BWAS-1714
2.11.174525.3.1746Sapphire (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/15ADM 6/17
26.3.17461.8.1748Superb (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/78BWAS-1714
1.8.174822.11.1748Princess (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/390
Issued by The Hon. John Byng (1704-1757), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 18.10.1748
ADM 6/17
10.7.17557.2.1757Tilbury (58), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/179ADM 6/18
15.2.175717.12.1759Bedford (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/356BWAS-1714
8.175710.1757Louisbourg Expedition 
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
30.6.1760 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/19/178ADM 6/19


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





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 5th of December 2019 13:57William FisherGeorge Younghusband (1776-1806)
Tuesday 3rd of December 2019 14:40Darrin ZielinskiBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Durrington' (1739) (26)
Monday 2nd of December 2019 05:15Tim OakleyBritish sloop 'Fleche' (1798) (18)
Saturday 30th of November 2019 05:17Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 29th of November 2019 01:51Karen TateBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Prince William Henry' (1788)