Charles Antrobus

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1725CSORN
First Known Service15.11.1756CSORN
Last Known Service28.8.1766CSORN
Date of Death3.11.1769 - West Indies BWAS-1714

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
15.11.1756 Commander ADM 6/18/325CSORN
15.11.175617.2.1758Vesuvius (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/325BWAS-1714
17.2.1758 Captain ADM 6/18/487CSORN
17.2.175811.12.1759Surprise (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/487BWAS-1714
11.12.175913.1.1763Southampton (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/118BWAS-1714
13.1.17638.2.1763Ludlow Castle (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/460ADM 6/19
4.4.176328.8.1766Maidstone (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/478BWAS-1714
3.2.17683.11.1769Jason (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/193BWAS-1714

Notes on Officer


Buried in Saint Paul's Anglican Church Cemetery, Falmouth, Saint Paul, Antigua And Barbuda. the inscription on his headstone reads

"In Memory of CHARLES ANTROBUS Esq. Commander of His Majesty's Ship Jason Who departed this Life Nov. the 3rd 1769 Aged 44"


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
W067Find a GraveVariousWeb Site

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