John Moutray


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.5.1744CSORN
FatherJames Moutray (b. 1687, d. before 1734)ODNB
Mother Emelia Malcolm (d. 1762)ODNB
WifeMary Pemble (1752 - 1844) - Married 2.9.1777 - Berwick on TweedODNB
WifeMary Pemble (1752 - 1844)ODNB
Last Known Service1783CSORN
Date of Death22.11.1785 - BathCSORN
Burial26.11.1785 - Bath AbbeyCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.5.1744 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/491CSORN
16.2.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/357CSORN
16.2.175728.12.1758Thetis (44), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/357BWAS-1714
28.12.1758 Captain ADM 6/19/461CSORN
28.12.175817.1.1763Thetis (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/461
Issued by Thomas Brodrick (1704-1769), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 24.1.1763
BWAS-1714
17.7.1761 Action of 17th July 1761 
16.8.176923.4.1771Emerald (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/246BWAS-1714
7.12.17734.7.1775Thames (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/531BWAS-1714
11.4.177725.8.1778Warwick (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/277BWAS-1714
27.8.177822.3.1779Britannia (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/446BWAS-1714
31.3.177927.2.1781Ramillies (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/533BWAS-1714
2.3.17826.5.1782Edgar (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/417BWAS-1714
6.5.178223.12.1782Vengeance (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/463BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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