Charles Wager Purvis


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1714ADM107/3
First Known Service1.5.1729CSORN
Last Known Service21.6.1756CSORN
Date of Death15.1.1772CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.5.1735 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
19.6.1735 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/215CSORN
13.2.1735/3626.4.1737Oxford (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/7ADM 6/15
9.5.1739 Commander ADM 6/15/174ADM 6/15
9.5.173918.7.1740Charlotte (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/174ADM 6/15
18.7.1740 Captain ADM 6/15/312CSORN
18.7.174010.6.1741Gibraltar (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/312BWAS-1714
1.2.1742/433.8.1743Diamond (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/142BWAS-1714
4.8.17438.3.1744/45Dunkirk (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/42
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 10.1.1745/46
BWAS-1714
11.2.1743/4412.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
9.3.1744/4526.11.1745Torbay (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/42
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 10.1.1745/46
BWAS-1714
5.12.174719.6.1748Prince George (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/292BWAS-1714
21.6.1756 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/18/283CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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