Joseph Spear


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
Place of BirthWeymouth TGM
First Known Service1790/10/15TGM
WifeGrace GrantTGM
Last Known Service1812/03TGM
Date of Death1837TGM

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1790/10/15 LieutenantCSORN
1799/10/23 CommanderCSORN
1806/06 Northumberland (74), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1806/061806/11Agamemnon (64), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1807 Nimrod (18), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/031809/04/13Goree (16), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
1808/04/24 Action of 1808-04-22 
1809/01/281809/02/24Capture of Martinique 
1809/04/13 CaptainCSORN
1810/071811/08Royal Sovereign (100), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1811/031812/03Temeraire (98), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
TGM Gentleman's MagazineVariousBook
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1793 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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