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Samuel Atkins


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service17.1.1708/9CSORN
WifeElizabethPROB11
WifeSarah Shales (1703-1736) - Married 27.3.1722, Portsmouth PROB11
SonGeorge (1726–1773)PROB11
SonJohnPROB11
Last Known Service15.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death5.1.1765 - Wickham, Southampton ref:810
Will Probated29.10.1765

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
17.1.1708/9 LieutenantADM 6/11
17.1.1708/915.7.1709
Hunter (8) 1690-1710
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Lieutenant ADM 6/11/12
Issued by
George Byng (1st Viscount Torrington of Devon)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1703
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 7.12.1709
ADM 6/11
15.7.170929.11.1709
Antelope (54) 1703-1738
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/11/12
Issued by
George Byng (1st Viscount Torrington of Devon)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1703
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 7.12.1709
ADM 6/11
29.11.17099.5.1710
Royal Sovereign (100) 1701-1723
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/11/8
ADM 6/11
9.5.171019.10.1710
Royal Sovereign (100) 1701-1723
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/11/50
ADM 6/11
2.2.1710/1121.6.1711
Marlborough (90) 1706-1725
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/11/103
ADM 6/11
27.9.171115.12.1713
Gloucester (54) 1711-1724
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/11/163
ADM 6/11
5.3.1714/1520.2.1716/17
Cumberland (80) 1710-1732
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/12/31
ADM 6/12
8.1.1717/18 CommanderADM 6/12
8.1.1717/1817.3.1717/18
Basilisk (4) 1695-1729
British 4 Gun
Unrated Bomb Vessel
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/109
ADM 6/12
17.3.1717/1824.3.1717/18
Bedford Galley (32) 1709-1725
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate (Galley-Frigate)
, Commander and Commanding Officer: On board from 20.3.1717/18 ADM 6/12/119
ADM 6/12
24.3.1717/183.12.1718
Garland (32) 1712-1721
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/123
BWAS-1603
11.8.1718 Battle of Cape Passaro 
3.12.1718 CaptainCSORN
3.12.171819.3.1719/20
Charles Galley (42) 1710-1726
British 42 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 22.1.1718/19 ADM 6/12/200
Issued by
George Byng (1st Viscount Torrington of Devon)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1703
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 24.3.1719/20
BWAS-1603
21.6.172015.5.1723
Panther (54) 1716-1768
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1745 Renamed "Panther Hulk"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/205
BWAS-1603
25.1.1725/263.11.1726
Portland (50) 1723-1744
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/96
BWAS-1603
3.11.1726 Given leave to resignADM 6/13
7.9.172731.1.1727/28
Captain (70) 1722-1762
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/156
ADM 6/13
26.7.17281.2.1731/32
Falkland (50) 1720-1743
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/212
BWAS-1714
1.2.1731/3230.6.1738
Port Mahon (20) 1711-1740
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/100
BWAS-1714
27.9.17412.7.1742
Sandwich (90) 1715-1755
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/461
BWAS-1714
15.7.1747 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralCSORN


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