James Ley

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1618ODNB
First Known Service1661ODNB
FatherHenry Ley (1595 - 1638) 2nd Earl of MarlboroughODNB
MotherMary Capel (1597 - 1670)ODNB
Last Known Service3.6.1665ODNB
Date of Death3.6.1665 - [Battle of Lowestoft]ODNB

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1661 CaptainB051
1662 Commanded the expedition sent to take possession of BombayODNB
1.2.1661/621663Dunkirk (50), as Flag Officer, CommodoreBWAS-1603
18.9.1662 Arrived in BombayODNB
6.1663 Arrived in EnglandODNB
11.2.1664/653.6.1665Old James (48), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
3.6.1665 Battle of Lowestoft 

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