Henry Harrison

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1706CSORN
WifeMrs. Mary ArundellPROB11
DaughterJane TriggePROB11
SonThomas Harrison (1725-1768)ref:898
StepsonPhilip ArundellPROB11
Son-in-LawJoseph TriggePROB11
Last Known Service14.2.1759CSORN
Date of Death13.3.1759CSORN
Will Probated2.5.1759, PROB 11/846/106

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1706 Entered the navyB051
19.1.1705/6 Lieutenant ADM 6/8/224CSORN
19.1.1705/616.9.1714Dunwich (24), Lieutenant ADM 6/14/224ADM 6/8
26.7.1738 Commander ADM 6/15/132ADM 6/15
26.7.173813.12.1738Salamander (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/132BWAS-1714
7.6.173928.2.1739/40Salamander (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/180ADM 6/15
28.2.1739/40 Captain ADM 6/15/250CSORN
28.2.1739/4025.3.1741Mary Galley (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/250BWAS-1714
25.3.174124.12.1742Argyll (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/403BWAS-1714
14.3.1742/4327.9.1743Superb (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/155BWAS-1714
28.9.17438.11.1743Chichester (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/221ADM 6/16
9.11.17432.9.1748Monmouth (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/238BWAS-1714
3.5.1747 1st Battle of Cape Finisterre 
14.10.1747 2nd Battle of Cape Finisterre 
6.3.175525.6.1756Monmouth (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/143BWAS-1714
4.6.1756 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/18/278ADM 6/18
17.11.175629.9.1758Duke (90), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
24.2.1757 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/18/362ADM 6/18
31.1.1758 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/18/480ADM 6/18
5.6.175812.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo 
14.2.1759 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/19/36ADM 6/19


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ref:898The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
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
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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