Nicholas Eaton


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1701CSORN
Last Known Service17.11.1727CSORN
Date of Deathc.4.1729CSORN
Burial12.4.1729 - St. Mary, Dover ref:719

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1701 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.1.1701/2 Lieutenant ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/6
21.1.1701/22.3.1701/2Namur (96), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/6
29.1.1701/2  Reference: PC 1/1/130 Description: Petition of Nicholas Eaton, midshipman, for preferment, having lost an arm in action ref:1041
3.3.1701/215.11.1702Guernsey (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/7/15ADM 6/7
16.11.17022.5.1704Coventry (54), First Lieutenant ADM 6/7/60ADM 6/7
3.5.170422.1.1705/6Vulture (28), Lieutenant ADM 6/8/75ADM 6/8
13.8.1704 Battle of Malaga 
23.1.1705/611.3.1705/6Nottingham (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/8/224ADM 6/8
12.3.1705/67.6.1706Hunter (28), Lieutenant ADM 6/8/240ADM 6/14
8.6.170629.9.1706Prince George (96), Fifth Lieutenant
Commission confirmed 24.12.1706 ADM 6/9/35
ADM 6/9
9.1.1706/719.8.1707Britannia (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/9/40ADM 6/9
20.8.170725.8.1707Albemarle (96), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/9/88ADM 6/9
26.8.17078.1.1707/8Albemarle (96), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/9
9.1.1707/824.12.1708Albemarle (96), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/9/120ADM 6/9
24.12.170810.3.1708/9Royal Sovereign (100), First Lieutenant ADM 6/10/16ADM 6/10
11.3.1708/9 Captain ADM 6/10/41CSORN
11.3.1708/91713Winchelsea (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/41BWAS-1603
26.7.171510.3.1718/19Chester (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/47BWAS-1603
11.3.1718/1928.5.1720Dartmouth (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/158BWAS-1603
30.9.172024.1.1725/26Kingston (60), Captain and Commanding Officer
Commission confirmed 11.1.1720/21 ADM 6/12/233
BWAS-1714
25.1.1725/2630.3.1726Assistance (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/96BWAS-1714
19.4.172617.11.1727Stirling Castle (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/111BWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ref:719 Ancestry.com Family History
RNLPC Royal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/6 ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ref:1041 PC 1 - Privy Council and Privy Council Office: Miscellaneous Unbound Papers Archive
ADM 6/7 ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
ADM 6/8 ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
ADM 6/14 ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/9 ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/10 ADM 6/10 Commission and Warrent Book 1708 Dec.-1709 2 Nov. Archive
BWAS-1603 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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