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Thomas Wells


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1759E-WIKI
First Known Service14.1.1780E-WIKI
Father
William WellsBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1729-1805
ODNB
Last Known Service31.7.1810E-WIKI
Date of Death31.10.1811E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
14.1.1780 LieutenantCSORN
7.2.1781 CommanderCSORN
7.2.178126.8.1781
Swallow (14) 1779-1781
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/359
BWAS-1714
15.8.1781 Action off Sandy Hook 
31.1.17822.5.1783
Fury (16) 1779-1787
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/405
ADM 6/22
30.4.1782 CaptainCSORN
30.4.178211.6.1783
Champion (24) 1779-1816
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Post Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/30
Issued by
Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782
, Barbados
Confirmed 7.3.1783
BWAS-1714
15.6.179011.4.1793
Iris (32) 1783-1833
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1809 Renamed "Solebay"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/40
BWAS-1714
11.4.179313.3.1794
Concorde (36) 1783-1811
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/228
BWAS-1714
13.3.179412.7.1794
Melampus (36) 1785-1815
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/19
BWAS-1714
23.4.1794 Action of 1794-04-23 
12.7.179429.8.1794
Ruby (64) 1776-1821
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/61
ADM 6/25
23.9.17941797
Defence (74) 1762-1811
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/88
BWAS-1714
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
3.17996.1801
Glory (98) 1788-1825
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
1.18044.1804
Windsor Castle (98) 1790-1813
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
18051807
Zealand (64) 1796-1830
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1812 Renamed "Justitia"
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the Red
BWAS-1793
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
18071810Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The NoreE-WIKI
8.1807 
Namur (74) 1805-1833
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral
BWAS-1714
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


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