John Elphinstone


NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 
First Known Service1774CSORN
A.K.A.ElphinstonRNLPC
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 (10), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1790/09/21 CommanderCSORN
1790/09/211793Swan (14), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1793/05/16 CaptainCSORN
1794/051794/08Glory (98), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1794/06/01 Glorious 1st of June 
1794/081795/03Barfleur (90), as Commanding OfficerODNB
1795/041797/08Monarch (74), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1798/091798/10Hannibal (74), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1798/111799/04Foudroyant (80), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1799/021799/08Barfleur (90), as Commanding OfficerODNB
1799/091802Hector (74), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1801/091802/07Foudroyant (80), as Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
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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