Michael Clements


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1735 - Colwich, Staffordshire ref:676
First Known Service1748ref:898
FatherRev. John Clementsref:676
Last Known Service1790ref:676
Date of Death1796 - Weybridge, Surrey CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17481749Siren (20), Midshipmanref:676
17554.12.1755Unicorn (24), Midshipmanref:676
17.11.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
4.12.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/217CSORN
25.5.1757 Commanderref:676
25.5.175729.9.1757London (6), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
29.9.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/441CSORN
29.9.17574.6.1759Actaeon (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/441B051
4.6.17591.1764Pallas (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/69BWAS-1714
28.2.1760 Action of 28 February 1760 
4.10.176929.5.1771Dorsetshire (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/256BWAS-1714
9.3.17781779Vengeance (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/376BWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
177931.12.1779Included in the list of captain's receiving half-pay.ADM104
21.12.177922.12.1779Action of 1779-12-21 
1790 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ref:898The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume VIJohn CharnockDigital Book
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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