John Gascoigne

RolesNaval Sailor 
Baptism5.1.1695/96 - London - Thames CSORN
First Known Service14.1.1706/7CSORN
Father-in-LawJames Mighells (1667-1733/34)ref:719
WifeMary Ann Mighells (1705-1748) - Married 10.5.1727, London - Thames ref:719
Last Known Service19.9.1747CSORN
Date of Death29.5.1753CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
14.1.1706/730.4.1707Norfolk (80), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/10ADM107/3
30.4.170726.5.1710Norfolk (80), Midshipman ADM 107/3/10ADM107/3
26.5.171027.1.1711/12Weymouth (50), Midshipman ADM 107/3/10ADM107/3
7.8.1711 Capture of the San Joaquín 
27.1.1711/1222.3.1712/13Weymouth (50), Master's Mate ADM 107/3/10ADM107/3
22.3.1712/1330.6.1713Monmouth (64), Master's Mate ADM 107/3/10ADM107/3
28.8.1713 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.11.1714 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/40CSORN
21.11.171419.10.1715Rippon (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/40
Commission confirmed 19.4.1715
ADM 6/12
29.3.171710.3.1718/19Newcastle (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/96ADM 6/12
11.3.1718/1922.12.1720Bideford (24), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/158ADM 6/12
21.9.171911.11.1719Expedition to Vigo 
23.12.17201.7.1725Launceston (42), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/226ADM 6/12
1.2.1725/268.2.1725/26Sandwich (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/13/100ADM 6/13
9.2.1725/261.12.1726Union (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/13/103ADM 6/13
15.2.1726/27 Commander ADM 6/13/138CSORN
15.2.1726/2729.3.1727Portsmouth (42), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/134BWAS-1603
30.3.17274.12.1727Trial (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/138ADM 6/13
5.12.1727 Captain ADM 6/14/2CSORN
5.12.172729.8.1728Greyhound (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/2
Commission confirmed 8.10.1728
30.8.172818.7.1734Aldborough (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18.4.17358.5.1735Aldborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/208ADM 6/14
30.8.173910.7.1740York (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/216ADM 6/15
11.7.174026.9.1740Buckingham (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/307BWAS-1714
27.9.174018.3.1743/44Torbay (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/336BWAS-1714
11.2.1743/4412.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
19.3.1743/4414.2.1744/45Barfleur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/496
Commission confirmed 19.6.1745
19.9.1747 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/17/269ADM 6/17


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook Family History
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 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 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive

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