John Hildesley

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service22.5.1702CSORN
Last Known Service24.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death13.2.1771CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
9.10.1706 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
17.12.1707 Lieutenant ADM 6/9/112ADM 6/9
17.12.170721.1.1707/8Bedford (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/9/112ADM 6/9
29.11.17097.7.1710Norfolk (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/8ADM 6/11
3.8.171019.10.1710Royal Sovereign (100), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/11/64
Commission confirmed 21.8.1710
ADM 6/11
20.12.1711 Commander ADM 6/11/182ADM 6/11
20.12.17117.2.1714/15Swift (10), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/182BWAS-1603
14.9.1716 Captain ADM 6/12/77CSORN
14.9.17167.10.1721Flamborough (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/77BWAS-1714
10.5.172011.5.1720Bombardment of Donan Castle 
22.2.1733/3412.2.1735/36Montagu (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/166BWAS-1603
14.7.17384.12.1738Lion (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/131BWAS-1714
12.10.17396.9.1740Grafton (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/228BWAS-1714
29.12.174227.1.1742/43Dorsetshire (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/129ADM 6/16
24.6.174319.12.1743Cornwall (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/194BWAS-1714
24.7.1747 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/17/251CSORN


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive

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