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John Elphinstone


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1774CSORN
A.K.A.ElphinstonRNLPC
Last Known Service3.1795CSORN
Date of Death7.1802CSORN
Will Probated27.7.1802, PROB 11/1377/281

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1774 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/269,299RNLPC
11.7.1776 LieutenantCSORN
11.7.177621.8.1777
Labrador 1773-1778
British Unrated
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/200
ADM 6/21
3.17871789
Busy (14) 1778-1792
British 14 Gun
Unrated Cutter
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
30.8.179021.9.1790
Royal Sovereign (100) 1786-1841
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1825 Renamed "Captain"
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/24/63
ADM 6/24
21.9.1790 CommanderCSORN
21.9.179014.10.1790
Merlin (18) 1780-1795
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/69
ADM 6/24
14.10.179022.11.1790
Scout (16) 1780-1794
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/77
ADM 6/24
22.11.17909.5.1793
Swan (8) 1767-1814
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1779 Renamed "Explosion"
1783 Renamed "Swan"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/88
ADM 6/24
9.5.179316.5.1793
Prince Edward (14) 1793-1794
British 14 Gun
Hired Ship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/237
ADM 6/24
16.5.1793 CaptainCSORN
8.4.17947.7.1794
Glory (98) 1788-1825
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/27
BWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
7.7.17943.1795
Barfleur (98) 1768-1819
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/57
ODNB
4.17958.1797
Monarch (74) 1765-1813
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
9.179810.1798
Hannibal (74) 1786-1801
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
11.17984.1799
Foudroyant (80) 1798-1892
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
2.17998.1799
Barfleur (98) 1768-1819
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
ODNB
9.17991802
Hector (74) 1774-1816
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
9.18017.1802
Foudroyant (80) 1798-1892
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714


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