John Elphinstone

First Known Service1774CSORN
Last Known Service1774CSORN
Date of Death1802/07CSORN
Will Probated1802/07/27, PROB 11/1377/281

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1774 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
1776/07/11 LieutenantCSORN
1787/031789Busy, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1790/09/21 CommanderCSORN
1790/09/211793Swan, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1793/05/16 CaptainCSORN
1794/051794/08Glory, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1794/06/01 Glorious 1st of June 
1794/081795/03Barfleur, as Commanding OfficerODNB
1795/041797/08Monarch, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1798/091798/10Hannibal, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1798/111799/04Foudroyant, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1799/021799/08Barfleur, as Commanding OfficerODNB
1799/091802Hector, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1801/091802/07Foudroyant, as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
RNLPC Royal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ODNB Oxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site

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